Pittsburgh Rockin’ Reunion

Six Pittsburgh Hit Makers will band together for one night only to perform a historic event at the Benedum Center on April 4, 2015 at 4:00 and 8:00 p.m. SPOTLIGHT PRODUCTIONS presents PITTSBURGH ROCKIN’ REUNION will celebrate the hits that launched Pittsburgh onto the national music scene.

PITTSBURGH ROCKIN’ REUNION will feature hit-makers Lou Christie, Jimmy Beaumont and the Skyliners, Donnie Iris, Chuck Blasko’s Vogues, The Marcels, and Jimmy Ross and the Jaggers.

Tickets will go on sale Friday, January 9, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. They can be purchased at Theatre Square Box Office (665 Penn Avenue); online at www.trustarts.org or by calling 412-471-6930. Group tickets for 10 or more are available.

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Di’s Kornertstone Diner Thanksgiving Buffet

Celebrate Thanksgiving with your family at Di’s Kornerstone Diner this Thanksgiving (11/27).

Breakfast Buffet
$9.95 with coffee or tea
$4.95 for children 10 and under

Thanksgiving Harvest Buffet
$19.95 with coffee or tea
$7.95 for children 10 and under

620 Long Run Road in McKeesport
412-673-1510

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Visit Chuck Blasko’s website

Our buddy, Chuck Blasko, recently checked in to say hi! Chuck has a fantastic website telling you about his nearly 50 years in show business, his show schedule, and much more. Visit ChuckBlasko.com and see what we’re talking about!

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More memories of Carolyn

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Loyalhanna Care Center opens new Senior Suites

The Loyalhanna Continuing Care Campus announces the opening of its new Senior Suites and Personal Care Center. You’ve heard about them on the Frankie Day Oldies Show and now is the time to tour the new facility! Here are the dates and times for the Open Houses offered:

NOVEMBER 2014
Saturday 11/8: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Sunday 11/9: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday 11/18: 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 11/22: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Sunday 11/23: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday 11/29: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Sunday 11/30: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

DECEMBER 2014
Tuesday 12/2: 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 12/6: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Sunday 12/7: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday 12/10: 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 12/13: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Sunday 12/14: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday 12/16: 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 12/20: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Sunday 12/21: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday 12/27: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Sunday 12/28: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

JANUARY 2015
Saturday 1/3: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Sunday 1/4: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday 1/10: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Sunday 1/11: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

For more information visit: loyalhannacare.com

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Frankie Remembers Carolyn

Frankie’s wife, Carolyn, passed away on October 2, 2014 after a battle with Adenocarcinoma. He was very proud of her (as he is of all of his family) and when he shows off a picture of his beloved wife he says, “You can see why I married her – she’s a fox!” They were married on November 27, 1965. (Click on the pictures below for larger pictures.)

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Frankie and Carolyn in 1986 as she celebrated her 25th Class Reunion with her class from St. Anselm in Swissvale.

Frankie and Carolyn in 1986 as she celebrated her 25th Class Reunion with her class from St. Anselm in Swissvale.

Frankie and Carolyn in 2011

Frankie and Carolyn in 2011

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In Memory: Carolyn Dittig

Frankie with his beloved wife, Carolyn.

Frankie with his beloved wife, Carolyn.

CAROLYN K. (DILORENZO) DITTIG

Of North Huntingdon, age 70, on Thursday, October 2, 2014.

Beloved wife of Frank W. “Frankie Day” Dittig.

Loving mother of Frank A. (Kellie) Dittig, Angela (Denny) Moffatt and Jennifer (Mike) Ward all of North Huntingdon.

Dear grandmother of Frank W. Dittig, II, Natalie and Isaiah Dittig; Brandon, Gina and Erica Moffatt; Michael and Alexander Ward.

Sister of James (late Lori) DiLorenzo and Dennis (Debbie) DiLorenzo.

Also survived by 10 nieces and nephews.

Carolyn was the secretary of D&D Office Supplies in North Versailles and enjoyed playing bridge and video games. Without question, her ultimate focus was on her family. Carolyn’s guiding purpose in life was managing, caring and loving her family. For her, family was always first, especially at Sunday dinners which were like Thanksgiving Day, only every Sunday.

Friends welcome Saturday and Sunday from 2-4 & 6-8pm at Patrick T. Lanigan Funeral Home, Turtle Creek/Monroeville Chapel, 1111 Monroeville Ave. at James St., Turtle Creek, 412-823-9350.

Mass of Christian Burial at St. Agnes Church, North Huntingdon, on Monday at 10 a.m.

Entombment will follow at Good Shepherd Cemetery.

www.laniganfuneralhome.com

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Pure Gold at Rivers Casino

The last days of summer are slipping away, but that doesn’t mean summer fun is over yet! Come out and see Pure Gold perform our favorite tunes on Sunday August 31 at the Rivers Casino Amphitheater at 7:00 p.m. This outdoor concert is free and open to all ages. The Rivers Casino Amphitheater is located at 777 Casino Drive; Pittsburgh PA 15222. For more information, visit www.riverscasino.com/pittsburgh/entertainment/live-from-the-river-summer-concert-series-2014.

Gambling problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER

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The Jaggerz New CD

The-WalkThe Jaggerz released their brand new CD for 2014 called “The Walk“.

From the band who brought you “Gotta Find My Way Back Home”, “Move Across the River”, and their hit song from 1970, “The Rapper”, here is a new CD that’s being played in 8 countries all over the world.

This blue-eyed soul album features Jimmie Ross’ passionate, soulful singing; their heartfelt five-part harmonies, and cool jams on 10 classic R&B tunes. Songs like “Love Won’t Let Me Wait”, “Together”, “At This Moment”, and “Havin’ a Party” are old school, soulful tunes you can put on and enjoy from start to finish over and over again.

Produced by 5-time Grammy Winner Jay Dudt of Audible Images who crafted a rich, warm, soulful sound for Jimmie Ross and The Jaggerz.

Get your copy today at The Attic in Millvale or mail $15.99 by check or money order to:

THE WALK; 131 Waite Avenue; Aliquippa PA 15001

Or simply go on to The Jaggerz website and order your copy from the merchandise page.

Truly one of Pittsburgh’s Music Legends – Jimmie Ross & The Jaggerz.

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Look for Frankie’s Billboard

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Look for Frankie’s new 12′ x 24′ billboard as you drive westbound along Route 30 in North Versailles!

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