What does Lawrenceville Taste Like?

Find out tomorrow when Fe Arts Gallery hosts The Taste of Lawrenceville III, Thursday, September 17th from 6:30 - 9:30PM. Billed as Pittsburgh's yummiest fundraiser the event will benefit the city's hottest non-profit art gallery.  Enjoy great food, great art, and great company. Participating Lawrenceville Restaurants include Piccolo Forno, Remedy, Deli on Butler Street, Round Corner Cantina, Tamari, The New Amsterdam, and Coca Cafe. Participating Lawrenceville Artists include Joshua Space, … [Read more...]

Bring on the Bacon Tour – Bacon Book, Bacon Cupcakes and more Bacon


Image via Wikipedia WARNING: If you are a vegetarian you might want to skip this post - it is 100% about bacon. IheartPGH owes alot to bacon, we didn't really think much of this blog and only a handful of our friends read this little website - and four years ago that was a pretty small group of people that were willing to read a blog. But then we posted about Bacon Night (TGIB - Bacon Night 11/18/2005)at the Harris Grill and somehow the Post-Gazette found that post and mentioned this … [Read more...]

Cuts for Casa – Tue, September 15, 2009


Image via Wikipedia Sorry for the last minute post on this event - but I wanted to highlight this for two reasons - 1. CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) is an important organization that needs more volunteers and 2. The Barbers Inn, which I have passed many times - looks like a super cool place - a fancy barber shop complete with couches, tv's and even a bar.  So check out this  FREE event - learn more about CASA and the Barber's Inn!  More info here and on Facebook. Hosted by the Court … [Read more...]

Fangtastic Fiesta – Mad Mex Halloween Party!!!


Image by rossaroni via Flickr One of the more frequent questions asked here at IheartPGH is what should I do for Halloween/New Years/Fourth of July? So I thought I would get a head start on an answer for that with this Halloween Party from Mad Mex which is one of the best best BEST places to eat in Pittsburgh. I am loyal to the Oakland Mad Mex but given this space locations I understand why the party is moving to the Cranberry and Robinson locations - each location will be in party mode with … [Read more...]

Why Pittsburgh Party – September 17th


One of the ideas that came out of the GLUE (Great Lakes Urban Exchange) Conference back in March (see my post about the conference here) was the idea for the I will Stay If campaign - the folks behind GLUE are using this as an opportunity to talk about why people want to live in these Great Lakes Cities. The first party was held in Detroit over the summer - check out the article about the party here (more photos here). Some of the folks who have come together to help plan the Pittsburgh I will … [Read more...]