Go Behind Closed Doors – South Side Home Tour – May 15, 2010

Image via Wikipedia You have probably walked past many of these house before - now is the chance to take a tour of the insides and back yards of a dozen different abodes in Pittsburgh's South Side neighborhood.  I know one of the homeowners and she has been working diligently to make sure everything is ready for you to take a peek around her house.  The South Side Home Tour should be extra interesting  -  many of the homes on the South Side look a lot different on the inside than they do on … [Read more...]

Links Worth a Look – May 12th

Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look: Confessions of a not so serious biker : Venture Outdoors - Nice write up with lots of great photos of the Venture Outdoors trip to New York City for the 5 Boro Bike Tour. Meet the Juice Box Cafe - new spot for smoothies, wraps and salads in Shadyside - This is nice article from Pop City Media on the Juice Box Cafe - a new place that opened in Shadyside a few weeks ago. Juice Box Cafe is located on Copeland Street - across from the … [Read more...]

Sat. May 15th – Regent Square Yard Sale, Books Sales and Lawn Bowling too!

Image by Sean Lloyd via Flickr Why visit 1 yard sale when you can find a whole neighborhood of yard sales!  The Regent Square Civic Association hosts their neighborhood wide yard sale this Saturday, May 15, 2010 8am-1pm Maps will be available on the Regent Square Civic Association Website and in front of the Regent Square Movie Theater.  More information is available here. … [Read more...]

Help Us Put Together a Week of Wing Nights

Image by Salim Virji via Flickr The other day while snacking on some traditional German faire at Max's Allegheny Tavern - friend of IheartPGH (FOIHP) stated that she would like to put together a week of wings, chicken wings.  She just needed to find the best wing nights in Pittsburgh.  Before she could say another word I knew this would be a great question for the readers of IheartPGH. LivingPittsburgh.com has a long list of local wing nights here.  Please share your favorite place for wings … [Read more...]

West Coast Flair on Penn Ave

I recently visited The Sonoma Grille on Penn Ave in the cultural district for a sampling of their finest dishes. Sonoma General Manager Randy Wright was friendly and visibly passionate about his chef's offerings. The restaurant's tagline is "a meal without wine is like a day without sunshine" and this statement resonated through out the dining area which made me feel like I was enjoying a Napa Valley sunset. … [Read more...]