This Weekend in Pittsburgh – Mmm Bop, Bocce and Gene Kelly's Birthday (Radio Round Up Aug. 20, 2010)

Image by calebwilkerson via Flickr Here is the list of things we talked about on WDVE this morning. You can hear our weekend list most Friday mornings at 6:45 on 102.5FM. Mmm Bop in the Burgh Hanson @ Carnegie Music Hall Friday, August 20, 2010 – 7:30pm Flock of Cycles Monthly bike ride around the […]

Carrick Community Cornfest – August 21, 2010

The Carrick Cornfest was started in the 1970′s and continues as an annual festival this year.  Lots of local organizations will be on hand to celebtate the neighborhoods and enjoy a corn roast. Phillips Park Saturday, August 21, Noon-8pm Facebook Event for Community Cornfest

Stanton Heights Neighborhood Yard Sale

Image via Wikipedia First ever Stanton Heights Neighborhood wide yard sale! Over 40 families will be opening up their garages and bringing their stuff out to sell. Saturday, August 21, 2010, 8am-2pm Where: Stanton Heights … conveniently nestled between Morningside and Lawrenceville You can be a fan of Stanton Heights on Facebook here and check […]

Links Worth a Look – August 19th

Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look: 140 lbs of Bacon – Pittsburgh’s 2010 Bacon Bash Recap from Mr. Baconpants – If you missed the 2010 Bacon Bash – you can see photos and videos of all of the bacon fun at MrBaconPants.com. Over 100 people attended the event and over 140 […]

Celebrate Gene Kelly's Birthday!

Image via Wikipedia Another fun Pittsburgh trivia fact is that Gene Kelly – the iconic American actor, dancer and singer in the rain – was born in the Highland Park neighborhood of Pittsburgh.  The Kelly-Strayhorn Theater in East Liberty is named after Gene Kelly and Billy Strayhorn (another Pittsburgher who is best known for collaborating […]