Tuesday, February 26, 2013
It used to be a popular cafe. But the sign says something new will soon be in this storefront.
America's Pop Music Hall of Fame is finally getting its temporary digs in downtown Canonsburg! While it had been anounced that the former Toys My Way Cafe would be the temporary home of the hall, there was no sign that it was coming until last week. That's when a sign telling passersby that the hall was coming soon to the location was posted. Stay tuned for more information on when the new addition to the borough is expected to open! Until then, more information on the hall can be found here.
Thursday, September 13, 2012
The temporary home of the national venue will be in a familiar location on West Pike Street.
Right now, the space on West Pike St. in Canonsburg is Toys My Way Cafe—an eatery in the heart of the borough. But come July 4, it will be home to America’s Pop Music Hall of Fame. Borough Manager Terry Hazlett on Tuesday confirmed: Toys My Way Cafe will be moving out of the space come Nov. 1, and that an anonymous donor has paid for the national hall of fame to move in for two years. "It took a long time to get a place," Hazlett said. While the hall of fame won't be open to the public until next year, he said he has already received "numerous" phone calls from bus tour organizers looking to bring fans into town for the attraction. Hazlett admitted the temporary space is small—just 3,000 square feet—but said the area would still be able to…
Tuesday, August 7, 2012
Whether you drink it black, or prefer some cream and sugar we ask you: Where's your favorite place to grab some java? Vote in our poll now through Aug. 17.
We wanted to know where your favorite place to get a cup of coffee was, and you answered. And now two local businesses will go head-to-head in our Readers' Choice poll: Toys My Way Cafe and Merante Brothers Market. Cast your vote by Aug. 17 and help us decide who's best. Whichever business gets the most votes will be named the Readers' Choice winner. PS: Sign up for the Canon-McMillan Patch newsletter to stay up-to-date on the contest and all your local news!