Wake up and smell the coffee

Who can get enough coffee? Prior to coming to college I loved the smell of fresh coffee grounds but hated the tasted of brewed coffee. As I became more dependent on caffeine to stay awake in classes and at night to complete assignments, I learned to drink coffee. Luckily, for me and other college students…

Japanese steakhouse sizzles

Robokyo Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi Lounge opened its doors to Greenburg in early February and has been making its mark on the city. Robokyo is located at the former Toll House Inn and was a stagecoach stop on the Lincoln Highway that dates back to the 1790s. The restaurant features smokeless hibachi bars as well…

Valentine’s Day ideas for couples and singles

For couples: Go somewhere new. Going to a new restaurant can be both exciting and romantic. Taking in the atmosphere while trying new dishes is a great idea for a Valentine’s date. If you want to stay close, a new restaurant has opened in Greensburg. The Robokyo Japanese Steakhouse is located at 910 East Pittsburgh…

Cross country teams looking forward to new finishing lines

The Seton Hill University (SHU) cross country teams have had the best seasons in years but had an unexpected and abrupt endings. With a season filled with new school records, top runners in the division, and a second place standing, the Griffins were unable to compete in the NCAA Division II East Regional Championships because…

Jioio’s: cooked to perfection pies and slices

Family owned and operated, Jioio’s Restaurant is a great alternative to the dining hall for students at Seton Hill University (SHU). It is located on 939 Carbon Road, just minutes from campus. Another location is located just up the road in Latrobe, Pa. The restaurant is a relaxed family atmosphere that reflects a stress free…

No horsing around for SHU’s equestrian team

The Seton Hill University (SHU) equestrian team is currently in second place in the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (ISHA) Zone 3 Region 3, behind West Virginia University. There are 15 members of the 2007-2008 equestrian team. The team will compete in nine competitions between September and March – six in the fall and three in…

Griffins football plays key role for new restaurant

A new restaurant in Greensburg, Perry’s Pub & Grill, is located on East Otterman Street, the former Baggy Knee location, and has been open for three weeks. Perry’s is currently featuring a limited menu of appetizers, sandwiches, salads, soups, wings and drinks. Daily lunch specials are usually priced at $5.95 and come with a soup…