Before we get to today’s clues – in case you missed our post earlier this week – VisitDallas.com is holding a contest here in Pittsburgh. They have a mystery man walking the streets. Follow the clues – which will be posted here on IheartPGH (and follow us on Facebook and Twitter for more hints) – find the mystery man, ask him the secret question and you win 2 Superbowl tickets. All of the details are available here.
If you are posting about this on your blog or twitter please use the hashtag #sbhuntpgh – so we can follow along. If… Read the rest
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Another fantastic collaboration here in Pittsburgh. An eco-friendly way of marking trails in the park is by making trail markers out of organic materials. Join the Pittsburgh Craft Collective in knitting and crocheting trail markers for the project.
Location: Wildcard (4209 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA)
Date: Thursday, February 3
Time: 6-9 p.m.
Learn more about the park and get all of the details on the Pittsburgh Craft Collective blog here.… Read the rest
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not with the sound of music, but with the sound of cyclists and Rick Sebak brought some video cameras along. Tonight (Wednesday, January 26) and I am sure many other times because these things do get repeated – Rick Sebak’s show Its Pittsburgh takes a look at The Dirty Dozen. The Dirty Dozen is an “unofficial” bicycle race that goes something like 58 miles up and down 13 of the steepest streets in Pittsburgh, including Canton Avenue, arguably the steepest public street in the world).
Make sure you check out the The Dirty Dozen website here… Read the rest
Until recently, the sign naming “Blue Run Trail” at the entrance wasn’t even there; I only remembered the area being called that from visiting in the 90’s. The Indiana Township website and municipal building simply didn’t seem to have any information about the trail, and until I visited the area the other day to write this article, I was planning to introduce it with an extended musing on the motives for not even bestowing upon the area an official name. I’m happy to report that a (rather weathered-looking) sign now graces the trailhead and makes locating the trail slightly easier… Read the rest
Yes, you read that correctly – you have a chance to win tickets to the Super Bowl and a trip to Dallas. The folks at Visit Dallas have put together a nifty little contest to give away Super Bowl tickets and a trip to attend the game.
But you have to find the mystery man first…… Read the rest