By Jack Etzel, Sep 30, 2014, Categories:
Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto has supporters and opponents agreeing on at least one thing: He is not your typical mayor.
By Charles Reichblum, Sep 30, 2014, Categories:
Of the 196 independent countries in the world today, only two others are not in the UN.
By Vanessa Orr, Aug 31, 2014, Categories:
Fall home and garden help, wine tastings, repurposing & upcycling and more!
By Jack Etzel, Aug 29, 2014, Categories:
On this anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks, people will once again be gathering to commemorate and honor those who died. But how does one explain these horrors to children?
By Clare Heekin Lynch, Aug 29, 2014, Categories:
While other kids their ages are playing athletics or becoming immersed in video games, a local robotics team surrounds themselves with motors, LEGO pieces and game plans.
By Jill Cueni Cohen, Aug 29, 2014, Categories:
It’s been 10 years since Hurricane Ivan barreled into western Pennsylvania and caused flood waters to engulf the land surrounding the Connoquenessing River.
By Larry Richert, Aug 29, 2014, Categories:
“Hell with the lid off!” That’s how 19th-century author James Parton described Pittsburgh back in its steelmaking heyday. Looking at photographs of that time period, it’s hard to argue.
By Denise Schreiber, Aug 29, 2014, Categories:
Just drive through any neighborhood after the leaves have fallen and you’ll see the damage wrought by improper pruning.
By Vanessa Orr, Aug 29, 2014, Categories:
According to the Farmers’ Almanac, this winter is expected to be much colder than normal, and have snowfall above normal.
By Veronica Tucker, Aug 29, 2014, Categories:
What do the words repurposing & upcycling mean to you? While fairly new to our language, these terms are increasing in popularity as creators, artists and storeowners are living them daily.