Something That is Going to Have to Have Been Done

In case you missed it, City garbage pick-up no longer accepts televisions, or other types of electronics, but there is a list of where you can safely dispose of these items, here. I honestly wouldn’t have known about this, save for a blog post by Bill Peduto on Facebook. There really hasn’t been much of … More Something That is Going to Have to Have Been Done

Doo Dah Indeed…

  Everybody knows about those Camptown ladies, and Susannah, the girl who we hoped never cried, but who among you knows the story of Stephen, the beautiful drinker, who dreamt till he died? This past Saturday, my lovely wife and I walked down to Allegheny Cemetery for the eighth Annual Doo Dah Days: a musical … More Doo Dah Indeed…

The Empty Chair

    City Councilman Patrick Dowd is resigning his District 7 seat to run an Education based charity called “Allies for Children”, leaving a vacancy at City Hall until a special election in November. Many of my fellow Pittsburghers may not care too much; voter turnout in the 2013 Democratic Primary was at a dismal 23.12%. When it … More The Empty Chair