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Rustbelt Almanac Kickstarter

I’ve been emailing with Noah Purdy who is one of the folks behind Rustbelt Almanac.  Rustbelt Almanac is a new quarterly print magazine about whats is happening in the rustbelt cities now. One of the reasons that BlogLocal exists is … Continue reading

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New Years Resolutions & Blogger Profiles – #1 IheartPGH

One of my goals for 2013 is to profile 100 different local blogs here on the BlogLocal blog.   We have interviewed a couple of different local bloggers over the past year and each e-interview has offered up some great … Continue reading

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With Love From Loveland, Ohio

We have discovered lots of great local projects on Kickstarter.  And this one caught out eye – especially since we didn’t get a chance to send Christmas cards last month.  So we’re looking forward to sending (and hopefully recieving) some … Continue reading

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12-12-12 Special $12 for a Year of The Local

Back in July we posted about the Kickstarter campaign for a new magazine – Local – about our favorite topic – all things local. They have just posted on their Facebook page and blog a special deal for this special … Continue reading

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Help A Fashion Blogger Kickstart A New Clothing Line

Last month, I attended the second StartUp Weekend Pittsburgh – which was another great experience.  If you are interested in starting a business or would just like a chance to meet other creative entrepreneur minded folks I highly reccomend singing … Continue reading

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1 More Day to Pick Up CityFabric Map Prints on Fab.com

One of my favorite Kickstarter projects from the past year was Wear You Live.  (I like the project so much – I lobbied to have Pittsburgh added to the list of cities). CityFabric is based Raleigh, NC and they used Kickstarter … Continue reading

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Local Starts with Jersey Shore, PA

Check out the Kickstarter Project for a new quarterly publication  Local: A Quarterly of People and Places (website, blog).  One of the inspirations for BlogLocal is creating away to show off the great places that people live, work and play.  The big cities … Continue reading

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Kickstart An Underground Park in NYC

Earlier this week I attended a lunch and learn session where  Jason McLennan, who is an influential voice in the green building movement, gave a presentation about the Living Building Challenge.  Much of his talk was about how communities can … Continue reading

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