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Thrival Festival Rocked Bakery Square 2.0

Relive the two-day event that was part innovation and part musical brilliance.

Cameras Roll for ‘The Last Witch Hunter’

Although shooting has begun for this flick, plan to catch Vin Diesel and Elijah Wood while they’re out on the town, not during film production.

Carnegie Mellon’s Smart Headlights Aim to Make Life Easier

CMU’s Robotics Institute may help to make nighttime driving a little easier on the eyes.

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The 8 Best (Not) Restaurants in Pittsburgh

Food trucks. Pizza boats. Bagel Clubs. The best on-the-run food in town.


PittGirl Declares She's Breaking up with the NFL

Given recent developments, our resident fan of Pittsburgh — and football — says enough is enough.

After Dark

The Thrival Innovation + Music Festival Could be Pittsburgh’s Signature Concert

In only its second year, the Bakery Square event hosted by Thrill Mill is becoming a cultural force.

Brazen Kitchen

Empanadas: The Perfect Portable Lunch

Sha Cehum of Salud PGH shares his favorite recipe for these easy-to-make hand pies.


Style Aligned

Fall is getting mathematic with geometric shapes and innovative materials.

Eat Street

Five Star Chefs Will Cook Dinner for You at Pittsburgh Botanic Garden

Snag tickets now to the PBC's Sept. 21 garden-to-table dinner.

Pulling No Punches

R.I.P. Corporate Penguins, 2009-2014

Fire Bylsma? Fire Shero? The Penguins' problems run deeper.


Best of the 'Burgh 2014

60 of our favorite things — from mobile fashion trucks to off-menu items and big-top apprenticeships.

Best Restaurants 2014

Presenting 33 top-notch eateries that are revolutionizing Pittsburgh's food scene.

The 50 Best Drinks in Pittsburgh

Beer, wine, cocktails, coffee and beyond.

90 Neighborhoods and What We Love About Them

Explore the ins and outs of Pittsburgh’s incredible, diverse neighborhoods.

15 Hot Brunch Spots

These local eateries lead the way in the Pittsburgh brunch movement, serving fare that’s worth waking up late for.

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Top 10

Your 10 best bets in Pittsburgh this September.

Who Are Pittsburgh's Best Professors?

Whether they’re humanizing robots or illuminating human history, some of the finest minds working in higher education today can be found in Pittsburgh.

Review: Sienna Mercato

Matthew Porco, one of our Chefs of the Year, designs the menus at Sienna Mercato's downtown establishments.

Josh Harrison Seizes An Opportunity

The unlikely star of 2014 at PNC Park is the Pirates' utilityman-turned-All-Star.

An Open Letter to Local Sports Reporters

PittGirl has had enough of the criticism of fanatics and asks the media to stop labeling everyone.

Film Noir Fall Fashion

Fall into autumn with a fashion landscape awash in black, white and nifty shades of gray.

8 Foodie Day Trips (and a Few Weekends, Too)

Hoping to take a leaf-peeping road trip? Keep food at the top of your priority list and consult our lineup of eight destinations, most within 150 miles of the city.

From Field to Fork

We put together this dynamic guide to help you find and engage with the region’s sustainable producers of meat, honey, alcohol, fruits and vegetables.

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Best Restaurants 2014

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Who Wants to Do a One-Arm Handstand on Top of Mount Washington?

Jennifer Hoffman established LOCO Fitness to feed the mind, body and soul — just on her own terms.

Dog of the Week

Adopt This Pup: Wilbur

We took this 7-year-old pit bull to the top of Mount Washington. He enjoyed the treats more than the view.

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Hit the Street: North Side

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