Pittsburgh City Paper | Issue Archives | Dec 14, 2006
  • Issue of
  • Dec 14-20, 2006
  • Vol. 16, No. 51

News

Food+Drink

  • Gullifty's
  • Restaurant Reviews
  • Gullifty's

    There are several ways to enjoy Gullifty's new prize-winning BBQ sauce, including ribs, wings, pulled pork and beef "cowboy tips."

Music

  • New local band Stuck in Standby
  • New local band Stuck in Standby

    "For the longest time, I tried to hide the fact that my music may be poppy, or have some pop aspects to it.”
  • Greg Hoy & The Enablers
  • Greg Hoy & The Enablers

    Reminiscent of Elvis Costello's Get Happy! with nods to Cheap Trick, Marc Bolan, Steve Nieve and Weezer.

Film

  • The Pursuit of Happyness
  • The Pursuit of Happyness

    Cynics will find Pursuit of Happyness predictable and cheesy, a story from Oprah's couch. But for simplistic, warm-glow, good-guy fare, you could do worse.
  • In the Pit

    Juan Carlos Rulfo's loose documentary depicts a few of the construction workers laboring over the last three years on a double-decker freeway that traverses Mexico City.

Arts+Entertainment

  • Literary Arts
  • Barrel Man, Part 3

    This is the third part of Dan Arp's four-part story about Leonard, who's been coaxed by his alcoholic mother to leave Pittsburgh and come home to Houston -- where she has led him on a booze-fueled shopping excursion before bringing him to a rodeo.

Stage

Views

  • A conversation with Amy Kreger-Boynton
  • Local Vocal
  • A conversation with Amy Kreger-Boynton

    Maybe it's the yoga that keeps 33-year-old Amy Kreger-Boynton so flexible. As the health-and-wellness director for the YMCA of both Wilmerding and Braddock, she's often required to bend the laws of physics and be in two places at once.

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Spotlight Events

  • Pandemic : Global Dancehall, Cumbia, Bhangra, Balkan Bass @ Brillobox

    • First Friday of every month, 9:30 p.m. and Third Saturday of every month, 9:30 p.m.
  • Steel City Slam @ Capri Pizza and Bar

    • Tuesdays, 7:45 p.m.
    • 1 going/interested
  • Pittsburgh Banjo Club @ Allegheny Elks Lodge #339

    • Wednesdays, 8 p.m.

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