Friday, March 22, 2013
Some of the reductions went into effect on Wednesday.
Giant Eagle said this week it's delivering more than $70 million in annual customer savings by lowering prices on more than 3,000 grocery items about 15 percent, according to WPXI. The majority of lower everyday prices went in effect Wednesday, with the remaining reductions taking place by April 11. The lowered everyday prices are on a variety of national and Giant Eagle brand dairy, frozen food and processed meat products, as well as grocery items such as cereal, yogurt, condiments, pastas, boxed dinners, canned vegetables, and paper and laundry products. Some of the items include Cheerios, Hellmann’s Mayonnaise, Kraft Macaroni and Cheese, Cool Whip, and more, according to KDKA. Giant Eagle customers can identify the savings with yellow “…
Saturday, March 2, 2013
Deen’s appearance is free to the public; however, tickets are limited and available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Bobby Deen, the host of the Cooking Channel’s Not My Mama’s Meals, will make a special appearance and conduct cooking demonstrations at the Pine Township Market District at 3 p.m.on March 23. Deen’s appearance is free to the public; however, tickets are limited and available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Advance ticket registration is available online at marketdistrict.com. Deen also will appear at 11:30 a.m. on the same day at the Bethel Park Market District. Bobby Deen remakes recipes from his famous mother, Paula Deen, eliminating calories but adding flavor. Bobby went to work for his mother when he was 18 as the delivery man and an integral part of the now-legendary home business in Savannah, GA, that launched Paula Deen on the …
Sunday, February 3, 2013
Yan's appearance is free to the public, but tickets are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Martin Yan—the celebrated host of more than 3,000 cooking shows and author of 30 cookbooks including the award-winning Martin Yan’s Feast—will conduct food demonstrations at the Market District store in Pine Township. Yan’s 11 a.m. appearance on Feb. 23 is free to the public; however, tickets are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Advance ticket registration is available online at marketdistrict.com. Click here to register. Yan also will appear the same day at 3 p.m. at Bethel Park's Market District. Click here to sign up. As a Master Chinese chef, a restaurateur, a professional instructor and prolific author, Yan has captured the attention, admiration, and the hearts of millions of cooking fans by spiking his …
Saturday, January 5, 2013
Customers can order groceries online and pick them up at the curb.
Imagine pulling up to the curb in front of Pine Market District and having your groceries loaded into your car—even though you never set foot in the store to actually shop for them. All a customer has to do is order groceries online at MarketDistrict.com/Curbside and then pick them up at the front of the store at pre-determined time and date. The service was launched at the Robinson Market District in April 2012, and Robinson store team members have processed hundreds of orders to date. Market District team members act as personal shoppers and select the items on the grocery list and bring them to the store’s dedicated outside Curbside Express Pick-Up vehicle lane on the selected date and time. Customers are able to pay for their orders…
Sunday, September 23, 2012
Food Network chef to visit Wexford and Bethel Park stores.
Marcela Valladolid—author of cookbooks, television star, magazine editor and expert in Mexican cuisine—will make a special appearance and demonstrate recipes for authentic Mexican dishes at the Wexford and Bethel Park Market District stores on Sept. 29. Valladolid’s appearance is free to the public; however, tickets are limited and available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Advance ticket registration is available online at marketdistrict.com. Born in San Diego and raised in Tijuana, Mexico, Marcela began her culinary life at a young age. Her grandfather was a chef and her aunt opened one of the first cooking schools in Tijuana. Marcela later studied at the Los Angeles Culinary Institute, until she graduated as a classical French …
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
Retailers in Fayette, Luzerne and Wayne counties also sold $1 million top-prize winning tickets.
The Market District in Pine Township sold one of four $1 million top-prize winning tickets from Saturday's Millionaire Raffle drawing, according to Pennsylvania Lottery news release. Pennsylvania Lottery retailers in Fayette, Luzerne and Wayne counties also sold $1 million top-prize winning tickets. The tickets were sold at the following locations: Each store will receive a $5,000 selling bonus from the Pennsylvania Lottery. "Lottery officials cannot confirm the identities of the winners until the prizes are claimed and the tickets are validated," the news release said. "Millionaire Raffle winners have one year from the drawing date to claim prizes." The four $1 million top-prize raffle ticket numbers selected were 00224510, 00272847, …
Sunday, July 1, 2012
The star of Ten Dollar Dinners will conduct food demonstrations and sign her book at the store July 7.
Sunday, July 1, 2012
Melissa d’Arabian, winner of the season five Food Network Star show and host of Ten Dollar Dinners will conduct a food demonstration and book signing at the Pine Township Market District on Saturday, July 7 at 3:30 p.m. The appearance is free to the public. Details and advance reservations can be made at www.marketdistrict.com. d’Arabian, a stay-at-home mom with young daughters, embraces the finest kind of home cooking in her recipes and program. Ten Dollar Dinners showcases her tasty recipes and her $10 promise—four people, ten bucks, infinite possibilities. She uses her culinary and life experiences to provide food lifestyle solutions and recipes for everyone, on any budget. For d’Arabian, it is about the people she cooks for, not the …
Thursday, June 7, 2012
Travel Channel’s Andrew Zimmern is an award-winning TV personality, chef, food writer and teacher.
Thursday, June 7, 2012
James Beard Award-winning TV personality, chef, food writer, teacher and host of Travel Channel’s hit series, Bizarre Foods, Andrew Zimmern will make a guest appearance with seafood demonstrations at Township of Pine Market District at noon on Saturday. Zimmern’s appearance is free to the public. Details and advance reservations can be made at www.marketdistrict.com. Tickets are still available. New York born and raised, Zimmern began his formal culinary training at 14. He attended the Dalton School as a young boy and graduated from Vassar College. He is the co-creator, host and consulting producer of Travel Channel’s hit series, Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern and Andrew Zimmern’s Bizarre World. He shows his viewers food from all over …
Thursday, February 2, 2012
The store will employ 350 once the positions are filled.
Looking for a job? Market District is looking for people to fill 50 positions at its Pine Township store, which converted from an existing Giant Eagle on Jan. 12. "Job growth continues to exist in Pittsburgh’s North Hills. The new Market District store in the Township of Pine will employ a total of 350 and will continue to hire for 50 unfilled positions, including food professionals, stock clerks, cashiers, guest services and greeters," said Dick Roberts of Roberts Communications in an emailed media advisory. His firm handles communications for Giant Eagle. To apply, prospective employees should visit the store in the Village at Pine near the intersection of Route 19/Perry Highway and Route 910. The address is 155 Towne Centre Drive in …
Saturday, January 14, 2012
Valastro's cake creation features Pittsburgh landmarks.
Surrounded by people constantly videotaping or snapping pictures of him, Buddy Valastro looked a little like a rock star Thursday when he made an appearance at the grand opening of the Market District in Pine Township. Valastro—star of TLC's Cake Boss show—was scheduled for a 1 p.m. signing for his latest book, Baking with the Cake Boss: 100 of Buddy's Best Recipes and Decorating Secrets. But he wowed the crowd beforehand when he unveiled a humongous cake creation that paid tribute to Pittsburgh, with a replica of the Duquesne Incline on Mount Washington, downtown skyscrapers, ice skaters and more. Interviewed on KDKA's morning show, Pittsburgh Today Live, Valastro talked about why he created the cake. "I felt like I owed it to the people…