There is a new on-demand services app in town, TaskRabbit has quietly launched in Pittsburgh. The big news last week was that UberEATS launched in Pittsburgh. In addition to taking people from point A to point B, Uber now delivers food from a long list of restaurants to your house or other location. The Incline put together a list of 100+ restaurants that offer delivery from UberEATS in Pittsburgh. The Trib put together a nice article that compares all of the food delivery services that currently operate in Pittsburgh, UberEATS, Postmates, GrubHub, Wheel Deliver, & Happy Bellies.
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Last week I shared the Next Pittsburgh article about the house in Stanton Heights that was designed by a Frank Lloyd Wright apprentice and our Facebook post about the affordability of this house was quite popular. I thought that those interested in reasonably sized and price houses might be interested in this event that showcases some of the homes for sale in Swissvale
Why Swissvale is Worth A Second Look
Swissvale is one of those places that you might not know much about, but you have probably drive through before, or if you are a parkway commuter, everyday.
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I need your help making sure every resident of Pittsburgh is registered to vote in the most fun way possible. Since May, I have been working for NextGen Climate, an organization that is working to elect climate change champions across the country.
Before I tell you about some of the fun stuff, I want to share two reasons why I think this is an important issue for Pittsburgh and Western PA.
The environment matters – we cannot just keep, keeping on with the way things are going. We can’t keep throwing plastic into landfills and look the other… Read the rest
The Second Steel City Pizzafest of the season. ZA Wars! Now we will have Craft Beers!
Free to the public (you pay for food and drinks). All ages. Dog friendly. Family friendly. Local Celebrity pizza judges. We have the whole block of 56th next to the brewery. Parking in Shop n’Save lot. Cheers!
May the Sauce be with you!
Pizza Eating Contest at 2pm (Spak Bros. Pizza)
Judging at 5pm
Rain or Shine
Lots of craft vendors!
The Pizza Shops participating in Steel City Pizzafest #2
Pittsburgh Pizza Truck
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Attention book lovers! Book ‘Em is a Pittsburgh non-profit that needs your help to send books to prisoners in Pennsylvania.
I spent a few hours yesterday in the basement of a building on Penn Avenue yesterday with a group of volunteers who were picking out books and packing them up to be sent to prisoners across the state. I had no idea that the basement below the Thomas Merton Center was set up as a little book-shop by mail. If you love browsing book stores and picking out books then this is the volunteer opportunity for you! Prisoners from across… Read the rest