Our Top 13 Posts About Pittsburgh from 2013

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2013 has been a busy year of blogging!  Over the summer we had a great group of interns (aka the yinzterns) who took to the streets and put together some impressive guides to Pittsburgh.  Most of the posts on this list were written by our interns over the summer. Its not surprising that movies, beer and hot dogs made the list of the top posts for 2013.  If you missed these posts earlier in the year, we hope you will take a moment to click through and add a comment to your favorites. Guide … [Read more...]

Tis the season to help others…


I wanted to put up a post highlighting some of the incredible things that Pittsburghers are doing to help other Pittsburghers in need this season. I was writing the email about the 12 giveaways of Christmas last night and watching the local news - which was an impressive collection of stories of Pittsburhgers - and many anonymously - coming together and helping others in need. I've exchanged several emails with others this week - and the need this year in Pittsburgh is very real.  Thank … [Read more...]

12 Giveaways of Pittsburgh #9-12: Portraits, Improv and Some of the Best Pgh Gear Around


I'm thrilled to post the last four items for the 12 Giveaways of Pittsburgh!  It has been so much fun to write about these businesses and share these items with you.  As I put this list together, I realizes that almost all of the owners of the businesses featured on this list I have met and become friends with because of IheartPGH.  Pittsburgh is filled with some amazing small business owners and I feel incredibly lucky to have the opportunity to get to know these folks and share their … [Read more...]

Help Save Christmas & Pens Tickets Raffle


Here is the deal - for the past four years - we have joined with a group of bloggers to help the Pittsburgh non-profit Community Human Services - raise money for to provide holiday gifts for the people they serve.  Community Human Services, CHS - works with lots of Pittsburghers who often fall outside of the toy drives that provide gifts for kids and the elderly. 2 Days to Raise $2200 In 2012 - we had a great response and raised $5000 - enough money so CHS could provide a small gift for an … [Read more...]

12 Giveaways of Pgh – #5-8 – Beer, Books, Bags and Kayaks


Welcome to day 2 of the 12 Giveaways of Pittsburgh!  We're giving away 12 Pittsburgh gifts for you to give to your favorite Pittsburgher or to keep for yourself. To enter - we ask that you help save Christmas for some folks served by a local nonprofit.  Please help support the Community Human Services Holiday Gift Project.  (We've helped raise funds for this each holiday season and we are currently only at HALF what we raised last year. Before I share today's giveaways - I just wanted to … [Read more...]