House floating along rivers will be new South Side Marina office  South Side churches welcome walking tour to neighborhood  Munch goes to Tootie's Famous Italian Beef

House floating along rivers will be new South Side Marina office

  By Tony Raap Thursday, April 23, 2015, 6:36 p.m. Pedestrians and office workers with a riverfront view watched in bewilderment Thursday as a house floated down the Allegheny River and up the Monongahela River. A river crew delivered the two-story house to a large marina under construction near South Shore Riverfront Park in SouthSide Works. The [...]

South Side churches welcome walking tour to neighborhood

By Rex Rutkoski Monday, April 13, 2015, 9:00 p.m. Updated 7 hours ago With bar crawls, a soup contest, house tours and Step Trek already fixtures on the South Side, Sharon Sobol thought it was time to introduce a new activity to the neighborhood. “We wanted an event that welcomes people to learn the history of our [...]

Munch goes to Tootie’s Famous Italian Beef

    By Dan Gigler / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette It’s four months into the year, and among the Christmas gifts that have been put to actual use rather than returned, regifted or banished to the basement: “The Mac & Cheese Cookbook” by Alison Arevalo and Erin Wade, proprietors of Homeroom, an Oakland, Calif., restaurant based around [...]

University of Pittsburgh students see South Side in a different light

By Diana Nelson Jones / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Last fall, 47 students in Michael Glass’ urban skills seminar at the University of Pittsburgh spent a month traversing the South Side Flats to put numbers to the neighborhood’s nightlife narrative. Five will present their findings at city council’s post-agenda session at 1:30 p.m. today. The students interviewed [...]

Munch goes to Circolo

          By Dan Gigler / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette   Want to start an argument that will inflame passions with the heat of a thousand brick ovens and inspire as much rancor as the great Mt. Lebanon deer culling debate of 2015? Make only this simple query: What’s your favorite pizza? Ask a [...]

Google bestows honor on South Side marketing firm

              ProFromGo Internet Marketing in the South Side was given a PR/Marketing award by Google for its local public relations initiative utilizing the Google Business View program. ProFromGo’s winning campaign provides retail stores, restaurants, and dealerships ways to invite potential customers inside their places of business. This allows would-be [...]


Rapper Rick Ross brings Wing Stop franchise to Pittsburgh

EXPANDING—Rick Ross is the proud owner of 25 Wing Stop locations, and recently chose to further expand into the city of Pittsburgh. Recently, a popular restaurant launched in Pittsburgh, right in the heart of the South Side. What started as a small buffalo-style chicken wing restaurant in Garland, Texas has finally made its way to [...]

For Lease: Coppertops Turnkey Bar & Restaurant

  Property Information:• Turnkey bar and restaurant – completely ready to operate. • Great Location! In the heart of the South Side between Mallorca and Stagioni. • High visibility in a high-density, high-traffic location near Birmingham Bridge. • Prominent in-line historical building. • Fully equipped bar and kitchen setup on first floor (2,800 SF). • [...]