Enjoy Your Favorite Shadyside Restaurants with Delivery or Take-out

Whether you became your kids’ new teacher, shifted your work life into your home – or maybe both, your favorite local restaurants want to provide a little bit of comfort as you navigate this new normal.  Many local establishments are continuing to offer takeout and delivery while their dine-in service is shut down due to […]

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How to Give Your Home the Spring Cleaning It Deserves

We are all spending a bit more time indoors right now. As spring approaches it seems like the perfect time to get some extra cleaning done. Whether you are looking to get rid of the items collecting dust in your closet or to organize the pantry, we put together a list of tips to help […]

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Inspiring Women Leaders with Businesses in Shadyside

Our greatest pleasure is spreading the word about local businesses within Shadyside whether it’s through our blogs, in social media, or by talking to our residents. Even more so, when we can support our fellow female business owners! To celebrate Women’s History Month, we’d like to highlight three fantastic female leaders who started a business […]

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5 Excellent Cafes to Frequent In Shadyside

Whether you’re just popping in on your way to work or you’re looking for a spot to relax with a great cup of joe on a Saturday, these cafes in Shadyside will not disappoint. Check them off your list and enjoy the splendors of the neighborhood. Arriviste Coffee Bar 5730 Ellsworth Avenue  This bright and […]

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9 Local Spa’s to Freshen-Up and Relax

The holidays have come to a close. Valentine’s Day is in the rearview mirror and now we wait for spring, which we all know how long that can take in Pittsburgh. Give yourself something to look forward to. Treat yourself to a salon or spa appointment right in your Franklin West neighborhood. Invite a friend, […]

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Superior Apartment Living in Pittsburgh With Franklin West

On the hunt for a new apartment in Pittsburgh? Franklin West has every type and size from studios to townhouses and new construction to historic landmarks. Want an apartment with character? We got that! How about charm? Check! What about convenience to local shops, eateries, and amenities? Double-check!  As Spring gets closer, our leasing season […]

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Up Your Valentine’s Day Game at these Local Shops & Eateries

It is hard to believe February is right around the corner. Do you have plans for Valentine’s Day yet? Today, Valentine’s Day is more than just spending it with one special person. You can spend it with friends, family or even your favorite neighbors from our Franklin West community.  Here are a few places to […]

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Fantastic, Local Eateries to Try before Restaurant Week Ends

Adding a delicious twist to winter, Restaurant Week 2020 is here! Close to 100 restaurants are participating in Restaurant Week across Pittsburgh and it’s the best time to try something new.  Plus, several eateries are just a short distance from Franklin West apartments. Here are a few fantastic and local eateries participating in Restaurant Week […]

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Become Healthier You with the Help of These Local Eateries & Fitness Spaces

The new year brings one constant tradition, resolutions. The most common resolution is to become the healthiest version of yourself. Thankfully, our very own Shadyside neighborhood has a variety of workout areas, fun classes, and good eats. Here are the local places you need to check out if your resolution is to find your healthiest […]

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Ways to Give Back with 7 Pittsburgh-based Organizations

Ring in the new year and the next decade by choosing to dedicate more toward charity. In Pittsburgh, Mister Rogers taught us to support and care for one another. The people here in the Steel City are always more than willing to help a neighbor. There are several organizations near and around Shadyside to get […]

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