“Cold Turkey” Screening at The Hollywood Theater – Thursday 11/21


Just in time for the family fun of the holidays!  Cold Turkey is a film about families and Thanksgiving.  With an all star cast, including Peter Bogdanovich and Cheryl Hines, this looks like a promising film. You can watch Cold Turkey online at Amazon and Google Play.  If you would like to catch this film on the big screen, Cold Turkey will be showing at The Hollywood Theater in Dormont this Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 7:30pm. Tickets are available online via Gathr. A friend of mine … [Read more...]

In Search of the Perfect Pie – Beehive Hosts Pie Bake Off


Maybe you didn't get to eat enough pie on Thanksgiving or maybe you are just looking for an alternative to the craziness of Black Friday? Then this is an activity for you - the Beehive Coffee Shop is hosting a Pie Bake Off. There are prizes for best sweet, best savory, and best themed pies. There is a $5 entry fee and a $3 fee to just come, watch, and sample pies.  The winners will receive cash prizes! Judges include the Beehive  owner, Steve Zumoff; and Dozen owner James Gray. Friday, … [Read more...]

Eating Fresh and Local along the Penn Avenue Corridor


Everyone is surely thinking about food a lot more this week than usual. While planning your Thanksgiving feast, did you stop and think about eating fresh and local? This year for Thanksgiving, I'll be enjoying my first taste of a fresh and local turkey from Pound's Turkey Farm. I wouldn't have thought about a fresh and local turkey as an option for Thanksgiving if it wasn't for my partner in crime, Rob de la Cretaz, who decided to weed out processed foods from his diet and eat fresh and local … [Read more...]

A Very Special Turkey Bacon Night


Image by Patrick Haney via Flickr This just in from the good bacon loving folks at the Harris Grill. In honor of Thanksgiving this Wednesday (Nov. 25, 2009) will be Turkey Bacon Night - the turkey bacon starts at 8pm. Since you will probably be out and about visiting with those old high school prom dates and reliving memories that you probably would prefer to forget, you might as well be doing that with some bacon, in this case Turkey bacon. Because there are quite a few people out there that … [Read more...]

Links Worth a Look – November 20th

Here are some links/articles/blog posts that are worth a look: Talkin' Turkey - Buy Fresh Buy Local - a listing of places to buy local turkeys for turkey day Light Up Night at Franktuary - don't forget to stop by Frankturary during Light Up Night Pop City - Get Unwrapped at the Union Project - Check out this great write up on the Union Project's fundraiser in Pop City Media! Hope to see you there on Saturday! Click here to see more links we like. … [Read more...]