The Strip District social club announced on Facebook on Wednesday that it’s closing — but not before hosting one final party. Tonight at 6: BYOB, BYO seats and, musicians, BYO gear. More on that here.
If you’ve walked or driven over the Rachel Carson Bridge since yesterday, you may have wondered: what are those spinning things? They’re mini wind turbines that crews installed for Light Up Night, and the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership is scheduled to announce more details about the event today.
A rooster on Wylie Avenue in the Hill District has landed Henry Gaston in court four times, most recently on Wednesday. He was told in late September that he had 30 days to catch the bird. Spoiler alert: He didn’t. So he told a judge he was bringing in an expert: The Rooster Man.
FIVE DAYS TO GO: PENCE TODAY, HILLARY TOMORROW
With less than a week to go until Election Day, Democrats and Republicans are getting face time with voters in the Pittsburgh area. Donald Trump’s running mate Mike Pence will hold a campaign rally in Moon tonight, WTAE reported. Less than a month after her last visit, Hillary Clinton will campaign at Heinz Field on Friday at 12:45 p.m. RSVP for Pence’s visit here and for Clinton’s here.
PublicSource reporter Eric Holmberg teaches you how to use public data to find out more about your neighborhood and city.
Where: Point Park Center for Media Innovation at 305 Wood St. (Downtown)
When: November 3, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
How much: $25 general | $20 PublicSource newsletter subscriber | $5 students
THE INCLINE LIKES
Introducing Pens Plus-Minus, a new column in which NHL pundit Dave Lozo shares his thoughts on the Penguins. This week: Sidney Crosby is back, Brian Dumoulin is having an uneven start and — come on already — trade Marc-Andre Fleury.
And they’re with The Incline. We’re hosting an election night party at The Foundry Tap & Table on the North Shore. Come play Cards Against Humanity’s 2016 Election Game, eat free appetizers, watch the results trickle in and have some well-deserved drinks. Find out more here.