Good Grubbing With You – Following Up on the First GrubWithUs Dinner


A few weeks ago we posted about the website GrubWithUs and the first Pittsburgh GrubWithUs meal - see our original post here. The event was a great success. Check out some of the feedback and learn about upcoming meals. [View the story "A Follow Up on GrubWithUs in Pittsburgh" on Storify] … [Read more...]

Help Bring Paul Nosa’s Sewing Tour to Pittsburgh


Sewing Tour 2012 is project that came up on Kickstarter. We have posted some Kickstarter projects here before - Kickstarter is a website that lets your croudsource funding for projects and businesses. I am sharing this project because it has a really nice little video and I think it is a neat little project.  While I don't do much of it myself, I like sewing and quilting and I like to think that quilts - which were used to tell stories are sort of a precursor to the modern day … [Read more...]

Ways to Enjoy Winter this Weekend (Radio Round Up)


Well, the  snow has finally arrived in Pittsburgh! Here is a round up of the events we shared on the DVE morning show today.  And don't forget the Snow Shovel Riding Championships we talked about last week were rescheduled for Sat. Jan 21. Seth Meyers @ The Byham Friday, January 20, 2012, 8pm @ The Byham Corporate Hockey Day Saturday, January 21, 2012 @Consol Energy Center Free admission and parking First game starts at 2pm Corportate hockey teams will compete to … [Read more...]

Ice Is Nice – 21st Annual Ligonier Ice Fest


The laurel highlands is not just pretty in the fall.  If skiing and snowboarding aren't your thing - maybe ice sculptures is up your alley.  Head to downtown Ligonier this weekend for the 21st Annual Ice Fest on Saturday and Sunday. DiMartino Ice Co. of Jeannette will have 6 carvers on hand and there will be more than 40 sculptures on display throughout the weekend. The fire department is hosting a spaghetti dinner and local businesses will have indoor sidewalk sales. Read more about … [Read more...]

Watch Hockey at Consol Energy Center for Free – Sat. Jan 21


And its for a good cause too!  Hockey tickets are A) hard to get and B) expensive.  So this is a pretty cool event where you can watch hockey at Consol Enegy Center for free. Saturday, January 21 is a Corporate Hockey (Day and) Night in Pittsburgh.  Corporate hockey teams will be competing in a tournament to raise money for the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation and United Way. Donations can also be accepted at: Hockey games will be … [Read more...]