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free-ice-creamCan eating ice cream be a political statement?It can this Wednesday and Thursday, July 30 and 31, when the Climate Reality Project brings free Ben & Jerry's ice cream to Pittsburgh. We're one of four cities (along with Atlanta, Denver and Washington, D.C.) that are...
what-s-dishing-on-the-blogs-pizza-feudsThis week, we have pizza feuds and frozen desserts. Here's what's dishing on the blogs we follow:Dan from Pizza Walk with Me uncovered a new and exciting pizza rivalry between Pizza Boat and the new competitor in town, Bread + Salt. To learn more, Pittsburgh Magazine invites us...
after-37-years-d-imperio-s-restaurant-in-wilkins-will-close-next-weekendAn Italian-American special-occasion restaurant since 1977, D'Imperio's Restaurant in Wilkins will close Aug. 2."It's time to quit while I still have the energy," said owner Tony D'Imperio. In recent years, the restaurant had been busy during holidays, " but during...
new-winery-open-in-mcdonaldLooking for an unusual outing this weekend? Reese Winery is celebrating its opening in McDonald with free wine tastings all weekend. Winemaker Teresa Reese and her husband, Mitchell, moved here last year from North Carolina. He  is the district manager for the Cracker...
what-s-dishing-on-the-blogs-summer-staplesThis week, we have summer staples and sweet things. Here's what's dishing on the blogs we follow:With summer in full swing, grilling is a must! Jessica from How Sweet It Is was obsessed with these mouthwatering Smoky Sweet Cherry Pepper Cheeseburgers, whereas Bill from Three...
paint-nite-at-notion-no-reallyChef David Racicot is well-known for the ultra-creative, modernist dishes he cooks up at Notion and the absolutely gorgeous way he plates them. It's the very definition of culinary artistry.By hey -- we eaters like to dabble in the arts, too, given the chance. Especially when...
maggie-s-farm-calls-forth-the-undeadPittsburgh's craft rum distiller, Maggie's Farm, is releasing a specially made reserve rum named the Queen's Share by closing off its 3200 Smallman Street block for its first annual Zombie Party. From 4 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, July 27, the street should be crawling with...
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