Pittsburgh Restaurant Week Showcases City’s Expanding Food Options — CBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Folks love the outdoor feel Istanbul Sofra has to offer in Regent Square. They enjoy a taste of Turkish culture with every bite. “I don’t think there’s another restaurant like this in Pittsburgh, which I love,” Zoe Soteres, of Squirrel Hill, said. Soteres came to the restaurant to celebrate her 14th birthday.…

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Lawrenceville’s Morcilla Makes Bon Appétit’s Best New Restaurant List — CBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Bon Appétit is out with this year’s list of “The Hot 10: America’s Best New Restaurants.” One of Pittsburgh’s own made the cut! Morcilla in Lawrenceville took the No. 4 spot on the list. Wow! Thank you @bonappetit So proud of our city and the team @MorcillaPgh #4 pic.twitter.com/4nZESqTbQR — Morcilla (@MorcillaPgh)…

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AAA, PennDOT Offer Back-To-School Safety Tips — CBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) – Back-to-school time is right around the corner. With that, AAA East Central and PennDOT are offering tips to keep kids safe. Some of the advice may seem like common sense, but what many people might not be aware of are some of the fines associated with breaking school bus laws.…

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Furry Tails: Lacie & Luther Are Waiting For Forever Homes — CBS Pittsburgh

Are you looking to bring a pet into your home? Local animal shelters are a great place to find a furry companion. So, as part of Furry Tails, I’ll be doing an ongoing feature on adoptable pets from local animal shelters once a week. If you have room in your heart and are looking to…

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4th of July Events in Pittsburgh Area

Independence Day is on Monday, and there’s plenty to do in Steel City to commemorate our nation’s birthday.

Have you ever helped fold a 36-foot flag? No? Well you’ll have a chance to participate in a ceremonial folding at Heinz History Center at noon on Saturday and Monday.

If you’d like to start celebrating early, Hotel Monaco is hosting is Biergarten Fourth of July Cook Aht from noon to 10 p.m. on Sunday, and again on Monday. This free event is taking place in their swanky rooftop Biergarten.

Visit Point State Park for Fourth at Fort Pitt between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Monday to hear revolutionary war era military music and witness the raising of the garrison flag at 11 a.m. Point State Park will be alive with food, music, and activities throughout the day, with festivities culminating in the annual fireworks display at 9:35 p.m.

The free annual Heinz Field Fourth of July Celebration takes place from 2 to 10 p.m. Live music starts at 5 p.m., and the field boasts the best view of the fireworks display.

Prudential Realty Company wishes everyone a happy, safe Independence Day!

 

Big Series Of Events To Mark Fourth Of July Weekend In Pittsburgh — CBS PittsburghCBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The weather seems to be cooperating for the Fourth of July, which is great since there are so many things happening Downtown and on the North Shore. Boaters docked on the North Shore started arriving this week just to ensure that they get the best spot for this holiday weekend. For Brooke…

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Fayette & Greene County Fireworks Listings 2016 — CBS PittsburghCBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Brighten up your July 4th holiday by enjoying fireworks displays and community events throughout Fayette and Greene Counties! 4th Of July Around The Area Allegheny County Fireworks Listings Beaver & Butler Counties Fireworks Listings Washington County Fireworks Listings Armstrong, Indiana & Westmoreland County Fireworks Listings Best 4th of July Concerts In Pittsburgh…

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