The 2014 Munchies!Dirty Dozen Viewing - November 29 @ 3:30 pm - November 30 @ 5:30 pmStation Square housing proposed

The 2014 Munchies!

By Dan Gigler and Bill Toland / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette As ever, your duly appointed Munches in 2014 visited restaurants new (Ormsby Ave. Cafe, established 2014) and old (Jim’s Famous Sauce, established 1927). As ever, we drove north (ShuBrew Handcrafted Ales & Food in Zelienople), south (The Blue Flame diner in Jefferson), east (Lupi & Leo in [...]


Station Square housing proposed

By Mark Belko / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Over the years, Station Square has been a popular spot for dining and entertainment in the city. Now it’s ready to embark on a venture that long has been considered a natural for the waterfront venue — housing. Owner Forest City Enterprises is proposing to redevelop the east side [...]


New-to-town chef and local veteran bartender team at new restaurant

Dan Gigler/Post-Gazette Carmella Salem, David Murphy and Mike Alberter celebrate Mr. Murphy’s Sunday night win on the Food Network program, “Cutthroat Kitchen.” Mr. Murphy is the executive chef at Carmella’s Pints & Plates on the South Side, which Ms. Salem and Mr. Alberter co-own. For a guy hoping to make an impression in a new [...]


The Pub Chip Shop’s English Fish & Chip Batter and Mushy Peas

  By Sandra Fischione Donovan Pittsburgh and London have one very important culinary preference in common: a great affinity for fish — the fish sandwich, in particular. The Pub Chip Shop on the South Side, which opened earlier this year adjacent to its sister establishment, Piper’s Pub, features fish and chips. “I opened a restaurant that [...]


South Side Barbecue Company A longtime venue serving traditional fare is reborn as a barbecue joint

  Photo by Heather Mull Memphis nachos     By Angelique Bamberg and Jason Roth South Side Barbecue Company 75 S. 17th St. South Side. 412-381-4566 Hours: Tue.-Sat. 11 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sun. 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Prices: $7-21   On the face of it, the replacement of the South Side’s venerable 17th Street Café with a new barbecue place [...]

South Side Chamber working to become a complete organization

November 4, 2014 | Vol. 75 No. 17 Look for South Side Chamber of Commerce’s executive director, Candice Gonzalez, and new president, Jonathan Growall, at the chamber’s Welcome Center at 1100 East Carson Street. The chamber staff and board of directors has been working on a transportation plan, keeping East Carson Street clean and additional [...]


Stand Down Pittsburgh reaches out to veterans, homeless civilians

Heidi Murrin | Trib Total Media David Greve, left, SNAP Coordinator with the Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh, assists Army veteran Leslie Johnson of Carnegie with some questions at the Stand Down event held at the Veterans Leadership Program in the South Side Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. In rear is Janet Baker, Program Assistant with [...]

Apartments for Rent

        1718 Carey Way South Side, 15203 Bedrooms: 3 3 bedrooms, 1 1/2 bath hardwood and carpet floors designer colors new kitchen including stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave and washer and dryer.central air private, fence back yard 1800 per month plus utilities 412-431-1718 x 26 2804 Mary St. South Side, 15211 Bedrooms: 3 [...]