Image via WikipediaI know that you are probably saying that you have heard enough about Pittsburgh’s 250 Birthday – I agree that a year long party is really long. One aspect of the birthday celebration is a number of grants to fund projects that represent pride and progress in the region. I was honored to be party of the grant making process last year and I was truly blown away by the proposals. The projects that have received funding have been really great.
Check out some of these great projects at the Community Connections event on Monday, December 13, 2008… Read the rest
Here are three things that are worth a look:
Good night, states and summer – A rave review of the Good Night States show at Gooski’s”After the party, I caught a local 3 bands/$5 show at a dive bar. What can one expect from a local band? A good time, some earnest musicanship, perhaps flickers of great potential. What I didn’t prepare for, was to be stunned by the opening band, Good Night, States. My buddy and I kept looking at each other in disbelief. I suppose every band toils in the minor leagues before their big break, but geez,… Read the rest