Carabella hosted a fundraiser for the Alzheimer's Association on Friday.
Carabella in Oakmont hosted the "Some Like it Haute—Take a Bite Out of Alzheimer's" event on Friday to benefit the Alzheimer's Association. Those in attendance enjoyed and voted for the best burger in town. Participating restaurants were What's Cookin' at Casey's, Carnivores, Joseph Tambellini Restaurant, Cioppino and BRGR. Carnivores won the cookoff. A fashion show featuring the fall fashions at Carabella also was among the entertainment for guests.
The event will be held Aug. 19 on Allegheny River Boulevard in Oakmont.
Carol Kinkela beams as she talks about the community's support in her effort to raise awareness and funds for the Alzheimer's Association. The owner of Carabella in Oakmont, Kinkela has held events in the community to benefit the association for the past five years. She's continuing that trend this year with the "Some Like it Haute—Take a Bite Out of Alzheimer's" event on Aug. 19. Those who attend can sample and vote for the best burger in the 'burgh. Participating restaurants are What's Cookin' at Casey's, Carnivores, Joseph Tambellini Restaurant, Cioppino and BRGR. Honorary chairs Jim Roddey and Sally Wiggin will host some of the evening's activities, Uptown Rhythm and Brass will play music and there will be a fall fashion show with …