Saturday, February 23, 2013
Lots of Dormont-Brookline area restaurants, shops and other great places can be found in our directory. Review them here!
This week's restaurant spotlight is Fiori's Pizzaria, located on Capital Avenue in Brookline. Fiori's is a favorite in this area for its pizza, pasta, calzones and more. The pizza is unique—toppings go on before the cheese—and the restaurant is open daily. The restaurant keeps in touch with its customers consistently through its Facebook page. Have you been there? Review this restaurant on the Fiori's Pizzaria directory listing. Follow Dormont-Brookline Patch on Facebook and Twitter. For more news, sign up for our email Newsletter.
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
This column features one of the newest additions to Brookline—a cupcake shop that specializes in mini cupcakes.
Wednesday, February 6
If this year, like me, you’ve resolved to eat less desserts, I say let us eat cupcakes. Mini cupcakes, that is, from Le Cupcake Shoppe. With a grand opening this past October, Le Cupcake Shoppe on Capital Avenue is the only mini cupcakery in Pittsburgh. The dollhouse-like shop, located next to Fiori’s Pizza, even feels like a cupcake when you walk inside. Charming details from the trim to the counter tops and cupcake décor whisk you off to a childlike state. “Everyone’s been so welcoming. People in this neighborhood have such an appreciation for small businesses,” owner Alexandra Hagen said. “Honestly who wouldn’t want to be next to Fiori’s? We both feel we really complement each other.” Hagen’s love for baking came from her mother Suzie’…
Thursday, August 2, 2012
Crews responded to a rollover accident on West Liberty Avenue Thursday morning.
A vehicle rollover accident snarled traffic on West Liberty Avenue Thursday morning, according to a report by WTAE. The two-car crash occurred on West Liberty Avenue around 6 a.m., at the intersection of Capital Avenue near Fiori's Pizza, in Beechview. WTAE reports that at least two people had minor injuries. For photos and WTAE's full report, click here. Continue to follow Dormont-Brookline Patch as details become available. Follow Dormont-Brookline Patch on Facebook and Twitter. For more news, sign up for our email Newsletter.