A Weekend of Events to Skate into the Holiday Season


Like it or not the holiday season swings into gear - today!  Can we please go back to calling it Sparkle Season?  Celebrate light up night downtown this evening or at one of the many other light-up-night-like events around Western, Pa in the month of November.  Share your photos with us by using the hashtag #lunPGH. Here are the links for the events we shared on WDVE this morning plus a few more.Lots of great ways to explore Pittsburgh this weekend.  Just a reminded that you can find more … [Read more...]

Guide to Light Up Nights Around Western PA


Light up night means Downtown Pittsburgh will be hustling and bustling and basically looking like a city after 5pm. If the crowds aren't for you - never fear - there are a bunch of light up night festivities happening in neighborhood business districts all around town.  You can get all of the Christmas-light filled fun with out the chaos. Know of other light up night events? Leave a comment below and we'll keep updating the list. Thursday, November 15, 2012 Irwin Light Up Night … [Read more...]

Bringing Back the Book Shops – You’re Invited to the East End Book Exchange Grand Opening

East End Book Exchange

Last July my friend Lesley wrote a post about wanting to open a book shop in Pittsburgh.  I wrote a follow up post reminicing about all of the book shops that used to be open in Sq. Hill and Oakland.  I am happy to write yet another post to tell you about the next chapter of East End Book Exchange! For the past year - the East End Book Exchange operated out of the Pittsburgh Public Market - open each Friday, Saturday and Sunday with an extensive collection of books for their little … [Read more...]

Tue. Nov 13 – Propelle Holiday Happy Hour


One of the questions we are asked frequently is how do I meet new people in Pittsburgh?  If you are looking to network with other women in business - then Propelle is the organization for you.  Propelle was founded a year ago and they have been hosting happy hours, workshops on social media and other networking event every month. If you are free on Tuesday - stop by their Holiday Happy Hour at Verde - event details are available here. … [Read more...]