Thursday, January 21, 2021
Theatre

The Velvet Hearts! beat pandemic boredom through virtual burlesque shows

When the pandemic hit, local burlesque performers traded their pumps and pasties for sweatpants and Netflix. As days turned into months, however, members of The...
Hungry Grl Big City

Spilling the True T on black queer culture and community initiatives

True T Founders: Superheroes for social justice From the catwalks and the categories to the clacking heels—we’re gagged (in a good way) and in awe...
Local happenings

The Unconventional Path of Jerry Dickinson, Part 2

There are many reasons Jerry Dickinson, a law professor at the University of Pittsburgh, decided to run for Congress in Pennsylvania's 18th district. One was...
events in pittsburgh today

10 Green things that could return Pittsburgh to the jungle

DECADES BEFORE the first Earth Day in 1970, there were discerning dreamers who urged their contemporaries to envision a greener urban future. One was Haniel...
Art Galleries

The Unconventional Path of Jerry Dickinson, Part 1

Written by Emily Anna Keith When I first meet Jerry Dickinson, he is dressed in a sharp navy blue suit and waving to me from...
Upcoming Pittsburgh events

Meals on wheels network participates if the “2019 Subaru Share the love Event”

Exciting news! For the twelfth year running, the. Over the past eleven years, Subaru and its retailers have helped Meals on Wheels to deliver nearly...
Local happenings

Neighborhood haunt: Trundle Manor is a macabre tourist trap in the heart of suburbia

By Kristy Locklin For husband and wife Anton Raphael and Rachel Rose Miriello, romance is dead. The couple, better known as Mr Arm and Velda Von...
Hungry Grl Big City

All aboard the Steel City Kitty Burlesque & Variety Show 

By Kristy Locklin Kat De Lac enjoys making waves. As founder of Steel City Kitty Burlesque & Variety Show, that’s her job. To celebrate the troupe’s ninth...
Local Pittsburgh

LOCALpittsburgh: Uncovered Weekend – September 27 – 29

  By Christine Wells Festival of Combustion, Saturday, September 28, 1 pm - 10 pm, Carrie Furnace Boulevard, Rankin.  This is an opportunity for a unique...
Local businesses

There’s more to Mount Washington than an incredible view…….

By Kristy Locklin ..........................… and you’re invited to a neighborhood bash to find out all about it. On Saturday, Sept. 21 there will be a Party...

Soup is good food, and my rainy day, cold weather obsession

When it gets cold, I think soup! It becomes a bit of an obsession. When roving around the city and suburbs I start to...

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