Trail & creek at Emmerling (photo by Andrew)
One of the great things about the outlying Pittsburgh areas is the plethora of township parks that are more than just a dilapidated playground and a pavilion with a few well-worn picnic tables. So many parks in this region feature unique structures or landforms, not to mention neat trails…
Emmerling Community Park is one of these parks; the “main” section is attractive on its own, with visually appealing picnic shelters, gorgeously spacious fields, and wonderful landscaping. The park is located very close to Rt. 910, but there is surprisingly little traffic noise.… Read the rest
Nope, that is not a spelling mistake – and if you are a long time reader you know that I was not an A+ student is spelling. But Twerrible is the correct spelling in this case. Yes, the Twerrible Towel is the name of the twitter powered terrible towel.
We are still collecting all of the details about this – but it looks like the folks at McKinney – an advertising firm in Durham, NC – have built a twitter powered terrible towel. Everytime some one posts a tweet with the hashtag #steelersnation – the motorized hand twirls the terrible… Read the rest
David Berkeley will be having his CD Release Show TONIGHT at Club Cafe at 7pm for his new album Some Kind of Cure. This CD is based on his experiences living in a very small village in Corsica with his wife and young son.
If you like to listen to Joseph Arthur, Damian Rice, David Gray, or Nick Drafe — you will throughly enjoy his album. A few of my personal favorites on the album include: “Homesick,” “George Square,” and “Marie.” The music is so raw and pure, and each song paints a different story and experience. His lyrics make… Read the rest
Well is has been an interesting morning – but it doesn’t look like the mystery man has been found.
We did see this amazing Dodge Neon (possibly the best use of a Dodge Neon ever).
Here are the clues for the rest of the afternoon:
– Clue #5 – at 1:30 pm – the Mystery Man will be somewhere near the largest building in Pittsburgh
– Clue #6 – at 3 pm – the Mystery Man will be exploring around Market Square
– Clue #7 – at 5 pm – the Mystery Man will be exploring Point State Park
At… Read the rest
Are you ready for day 2 of the VisitDallas hunt – find the mystery man who is wandering the streets of Pittsburgh, ask him the secret question and you could win a trip to Dallas and 2 tickets to the Super Bowl! Yesterday the competition was pretty fierce and since today is Saturday – I think there will be a lot more people on the hunt (including me- so watch out)
All of the contest details and rules are available here.
Saturday Morning Clube
At 11am – The Mystery Man will be checking out a stunning-view point in Pittsburgh… Read the rest