Buccin’ the Trend: Pirates experiencing early ups and downs


[note] Say hello to Andy Barlow - he is just finishing up his Master's degree at Point Park and he will be blogging about the Buccos for us this summer. [/note] Every April, the Pittsburgh Pirates pack their bags and leave Bradenton, FL for the friendly confines of PNC Park.  A new season always brings hope for the fans, much like myself, who have suffered through 19 consecutive losing seasons.  Manager Clint Hurdle, all-star outfielder Andrew McCutchen, and our beloved Buccos began their … [Read more...]

Art, Carp, Fire and More – Just Your Avg. Weekend in Pgh


So, it might be a little chilly this weekend - but all of these events will be happening rain or shine.  Big weekend of things to do in Pittsburgh.  Lots of free events.  Here is the list of details and links for the events we discussed on WDVE this morning. Gallery Crawl in the Cultural District Friday, April 27, 2012.   5:30-9pm. The Cutlural District, Downtown. Galleries stay open late with free events for the evening.  This month the Cultural District is hosting a Dutch … [Read more...]

Record a Custom CD Card for Mom with the Saturday Light Brigade


Mother's Day... Yes, Folks that important holiday is right around the corner.  (Dear Wigle Whiskey - please be planning a mothers day tasting event!).   Mother's day gifts can be tricky - but the Children's Museum has stepped into save the day! This is such a cool idea from the folks at Saturday Light Brigade.  If you aren't familiar with SLB - it is a a public radio show that has been on the air since 1978 with acoustic music and family friendly fun.  A few years ago the SLB started … [Read more...]

Craft Beer, Spring Carnival, Earth Day – A Super Weekend of Spring Events in Pgh


It's been a few weeks but we were happy to be welcomed back to WDVE to share some great events this weekend.  There are lots of great ways to celebrate spring (and craft beer) around Pittsburgh this weekend! http://storify.com/iheartpgh/super-spring-weekend-of-events   … [Read more...]