Links Worth a Look – September 19th

Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look: PUMP Quiz Night - Quiz night is back on Monday Sept 22 at 7pm. Pittsburgh Party for a Purpose Sat. September 20, 2008 at Ryans Pub - The party for a purpose folks are back with another great event at Ryans Pub. $10 at the door benefits Amizade's "Keep it Real" program. Random acts of kindness: The tab picked up for four ladies at Brown's Country Kitchen - More stories about nice people... After we had eaten our … [Read more...]

Links Worth a Look – September 18th

Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look: Raise a glass its time for Oktoberfest. - For nineteen years the Penn Brewery has brought Munich to Pittsburgh with our annual Oktoberfest celebration and this year will be no exception. Held the same weekends as its German counterpart, the Penn Brewery offers the most authentic Oktoberfest celebration in Pittsburgh. Friday and Saturday nights the party starts at 5:00 p.m. with live German entertainment, a delicious variety of … [Read more...]

Links Worth a Look – August 29th

Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look: Pittsburgh Sports League Fall Season - The fall leagues start at the beginning of September. There is still time to sign up. New for the fall - Water Polo! Pittsburgh After Work - Back to Work - Where has Pittsburgh After Work Been? - I am not sure who write this blog but they have some reviews of places to go after work - they also have some funny posts and are looking for readers to suggest more places to visit. They tooke a … [Read more...]

Bean Bag/Cornhole/Tailgate Toss Players Wanted

Cornhole is a game that goes by many different names - bean bag toss, baggo, tailgate toss (there are many other names listed on the Wikipedia page too).  It is kind of like horse shoes but with bean bags instead.  Click here for game instructions. There is quite a following of the game here in Western, PA. PUMP offers a league that plays Tue nights at Buffalo Blues in Shadyside - more info here. The Double Wide Grill has some cornhole boards out on their patio too. Bernie George has … [Read more...]

Radio Round Up – June 6, 2008

Stay and Play in Market Square Fridays are back in Market Square Bands, Beer Specials and more Art Cubed 2 days of art and neighborhood fun Friday - First Friday's on Penn Ave. Saturday - Proud Hood in East Liberty and Sidewalk Sale in Lawrenceville Sprout Fund Open House Sprout Fund Seed Award Grants - offers up to $10,000 for projects to make Pittsburgh a great place to live Stop by and check out some of the projects that they have supported Free Food and Beer Friday, … [Read more...]