Yough River at Cedar Creek Park (photo by Andrew)
Exploring the major Westmoreland County parks (Northmoreland, Twin Lakes, Mammoth, Cedar Creek) is a completely different experience than visiting Allegheny County’s parks (e.g., North Park, Hartwood Acres, Deer Lakes). Although there are “formulaic” Allegheny County parks, given that North Park, South Park, and Boyce Park all follow the same basic approach to layout and amenities, all of the Westmoreland County parks I’m familiar with are strikingly similar, in atmosphere and (generally) amenities and attractions.
The primary attraction in each park is a paved trail around a lake, or two, in the… Read the rest
Just because the super bowl is over doesn’t mean we can’t continue to share in the glory of all things black and gold. And win or loose – Pittsburgh still had an awesome time getting ready for the super bowl.
On Friday night I posted a few grainy photos from the Pittsburgh Glass Center – I have been trying out the WordPress App for Blackberry – the app seems to work but the photo quality leaves something to be desired. But thankfully there are some much better photos to share.
First of all – if you haven’t been to the… Read the rest
So you weren’t able to win Steelers tickets last weekend – we know many of you tried … but just in time for Valentine’s Day we have another chance for you to win tickets to another classic of sorts – Jon Bon Jovi! Jon Bon Jovi will be here in Pittsburgh performing at the Consol energy center on Saturday, February 12, 2011.
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We have 2 tickets to giveaway to the concert. This could be the perfect valentine’s day gift for that special Bon Jovi loving sweetheart.
TO ENTER: post a tweet on twitter that links to this… Read the rest
Image by madmolecule via Flickr
We are still working on a list of weekly quiz nights but I know many of you are eager to get out and show off your trivia skills.
PUMP (which stands for Pittsburgh Urban Magnet Project) is a fancy name for a group that is all about providing fun ways for Pittsburgh Young and Young thinking to connect to Pittsburgh. PUMP runs the PSL, Pittsburgh Sports League and other events from quiz nights to educational forums through out the year.
PUMP Quiz Night
February 9, 2011; 6:45PM – 10:00 PM
Hough’s, 563 Greenfield Ave., Pittsburgh,… Read the rest
The Pittsburgh Glass Center is getting ready for sunday by creating a glass Steelers logo and Vince Lombardi Trophy. I know these aren’t the best photos. You can watch online – they are streaming live on ustream.… Read the rest