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What Happened Last Week

@brooksstephens5 provides a meal to a man for a chance to win tickets from @tpolamalu

The mayor of Braddock, PA was arrested at the Steel Building on Monday. Reports claimed that John Fetterman was trying to get the attention of the UPMC execs that inhabit the penthouse of the historic (and now polluted) icon of Pittsburgh’s skyline. He was holding a sign asking “Please UPMC open an urgent care center like the one in Shadyside.” ... Read More »

Find it in Pittsburgh Friday: Snow

Remnants of Snowpocalypse, do you know where it is?

The pic above is of what we believe to be the last remaining remnants of snow from the Snowmageddon blizzard of 2010 in Pittsburgh. Do you know where it is?? The name of the game is Find it in Pittsburgh Friday The mission is to try and figure out where the place or thing is by commenting below Every hour ... Read More »

What to Do at the Airport During a Blizzard

This is old news but in case you haven’t seen this video from Ashley Klinger (aka productsofhearts) have a look on the TV above. Ashley is a dance major at Point Park University and was on her way to an audition when she got stranded overnight at the airport during Snowmageddon 2010. Her video has become a hit on YouTube ... Read More »

Pittsburgh Parking Chair Museum

Classic Pittsburgh parking chair

Welcome to Pittsburgh’s Official Parking Chair Museum. We’ve compiled this gallery to celebrate a local phenomenon that has become the universally accepted no parking sign in the Burgh – or should we say “sNOw parking” sign. Thanks to the Blizzard of 2010, the streets of Pittsburgh are starting to look like a cross between Ikea and a flea-market. Help us ... Read More »

Creation Rex Snowball Fight at CMU

CreationRex over at CMU engaging in an epic snowball battle

While everyone was crying about the blizzard, a little bit of snow wasn’t stopping Creation Rex from having fun. The students at The Art Institute of Pittsburgh were being boring, so he took a stroll all the way over to CMU to see “how the smartypants were doing”. He found fun all right… a massive snowball fight with 15 against ... Read More »

How’s My Street? Snow Removal Progress

How's My Street road condition map

The snow plows are doing a lousy job of clearing the streets, don’t wait for the news to tell you which streets are ok. CityZenMobile recently launched a free service called How’s My Street that allows you to instantly report road conditions and snow removal progress in Pittsburgh. Perfect timing in light of the blizzard and countless unplowed streets! How’s ... Read More »

Blizzard + Military Humvees = G20 Memories

National Guard Military Hummers called in to Pittsburgh to help with the blizzard aftermath

On Monday, the mayor of Pittsburgh welcomed the National Guard to help out in the aftermath of the 2010 Blizzard. About 300 troops were called upon to assist the city’s public safety workers. In addition to lending a helping hand, Humvees have been seen patrolling the streets of city neighborhoods. This might not be the worst winter storm in Pittsburgh’s ... Read More »