A PITSburgh Partnership – The Cotton Factory and Hello Bully


When one hears “dog shirts”, the visual of a small dog gnawing at a tight knit sweater may come to mind, but CottonFactory.com and TeeRex Syndicate had something else planned when they partnered with Hello Bully to promote Pit Bull welfare in the Pittsburgh area. In 2002, before she and her husband founded TeeRex Syndicate and purchased CottonFactory.com, Samantha Ginsburg was the proud owner of two rescue Pit Bulls from Animal friends and four cats. Samantha and Stephen then purchased the … [Read more...]

Some Hot Festivals to Kick-Off Summer (Radio Round Up)


While it is still technically spring, Memorial Day weekend feels like the official start to summer.   I'll be honest - sometimes it is hard to find events for these 3 day weekends - but that is not the case for this one! This weekend there are a bunch of great free and affordable events to get you outdoors and enjoy this start to summer.  Here are our picks for this weekend that we shared on WDVE (if you are an early riser you can here me most Friday mornings talking about all things Pittsburgh … [Read more...]

A Merry May Weekend – Festivals for/about Kids, the Outdoors, Cars and Dracula


  Happy Friday! It's looking like another amazing weekend in Pittsburgh.  Here are the weekend events we talked about on WDVE this morning.  Per Randy's request - we have dug up some info on Dracula-Con as well. If anyone has been to DraculaCon please let us know!  Scroll down for our listing of events around Pittsburgh this weekend. If you are are looking for a darker festival in Windber, PA Dracula-Con IV, Saurday, May 19, 2012 The Grand Midway Hotel $6 at the … [Read more...]

In Search of Croissants in Pittsburgh


[Note] Check out these 4 awesome places for a flaky, buttery snack in Pittsburgh - due to time and transit constraints the team didn't make it to Jean-Marc Chatellier's Bakery in Millvale - I promise you there will be a follow up on that. [/note] (Beautiful pictures by Iva. Words by Sarah and Ray) In order to bring you info on the best croissants in the city, the I Heart PGH gang went on a croissant tour, sampling four bakeries. (Eating delicious croissants all day was an enormous burden, but … [Read more...]