Sit, sip, savor: Sugar Cafe

Vanilla Chocolate Chip Cookie cupcake

The arrival of spring in Pittsburgh is one my favorite times of year.  It signals the return of yard sales, gardens, farmers markets, cycling, baseball, and outdoor seating at my favorite cafes, when it's not raining, of course.  I suppose I love spring because although it is a busy time of year, it's a fun busy.  Being busy is a way of shaking off the winter doldrums. Or so I thought.  Thanks to Dormont's new Sugar Cafe, I can now add another item to my spring To Do list: sitting still.  One … [Read more...]

Support Your Favorite Swimming Hole – FUNdraiser for Dormont Pool

Image via Wikipedia Friends of Dormont Pool are back with another fun event to raise funds for one of the biggest swimming pools in town. Support Dormont Pool at Cain's Saloon Friday, January 29, 2010 9-11pm Cain's Saloon, 3239 West Liberty Avenue, Dormont, PA Guest Bartender - WDVE's Sean McDowell RSVP on Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=257289230799 … [Read more...]

Pool Party to Benefit Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Image via Wikipedia I think it is a great idea to have an event at the Dormont Pool! I have recently had the opportunity to get to know Brian Supler who is organizing this great event to raise money for CFF (Cystic Fibrosis Foundation). Each year CFF honors 50 of Pittsburgh's Finest residents while raising money for their organization. Brian has organized an impressive event this Sunday, August 16 at the Dormont pool. Check out the Post-Gazette article on the party here. Lots of great … [Read more...]