Three Nonprofits: Gay and Lesbian Community Center of Pittsburgh, North Side Common Ministries, Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank


I'm excited to post our second post in the "Three Nonprofits" series.  Each week we feature a Pittsburgher and three of the nonprofit organizations that they think are important.   Have three favorite nonprofit organizations that you would like to share?  Click here to submit your list. I'm exited to share this weeks post- Sue is an incredible force in Pittsburgh both online and off.  She has been blogging longer than I have!  Make sure to check out her blog - Pittsburgh Lesbian … [Read more...]

14 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Pittsburgh

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Thanks to the folks at Romeo Delivers for putting together our 2014 Valentine's Day in Pittsburgh Guide.  Romeo Delivers is a Pittsburgh startup that is on a mission to help  bring a little more romance into relationships. For some there’s an inverse relationship between Valentine’s Day and, well, happiness. It’s one of those holidays that taunts both singles and couples with anxiety. With a host of noteworthy things to do on the infamous day, and gift options that up your sex appeal and … [Read more...]

Lyft Launches in Pittsburgh: Can a Pink Mustache Solve Our Cab Problem?


UPDATE March 2014: If you are interested in trying Lyft - click here to get $25 in ride credit.  If you are interested in becoming a driver for Lyft - click here to apply.  I think that one of the things that keeps Pittsburgh from being competitive with other cities is transit.  Both transit to and from the city and transit within the city limits. Can New Apps/Services Address the Cab Problem in Pittsburgh? If you go to most major US cities - you can hail a cab.  It is no secret that, … [Read more...]

3 Pittsburgh Nonprofits: Haitian Families First, Assemble, The Education Law Center


One of the things I've been trying to do here on the blog is to share more about the nonprofits that are working on important issues here in Pittsburgh.  This is the first post of what I hope will become a weekly series where Pittsburghers share three nonprofit organizations.  Have three favorite nonprofit organizations that you would like to share?  Click here to submit your list. Meet Elizabeth Collura you can follow her on Twitter @beezuskiddo Elizabeth's favorite thing about Pittsburgh … [Read more...]