Everything That's Awesome About Pittsburgh Today

Awesome Hyperlapse Video Takes You Through Pittsburgh at Warp Speed

Instagram’s new Hyperlapse technology was made for Pittsburgh.

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The 10 Most Important Concerts in Pittsburgh History

We went one on one with legendary promoter Rich Engler to get the scoop on which shows have stood out over time.

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8 Photos That Best Capture Summer in Pittsburgh

Just because the season's winding down doesn't mean you have to be glum. Savor these images that capture all that you love about the city.

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Pittsburgh, only cooler

The Steeler Way is a Figment of Our Imagination

After another embarrassing incident, PittGirl says it’s time for Steelers fans to face the truth.

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Pittsburgh’s Refugee Children Could Use a Good Neighbor

Those who eye 8-year-old children with suspicion have more than a self-awareness problem.

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Google Street View Shows Pittsburgh’s Incredible Transformation

Let’s hop into the DeLorean and take a trip back to 2007.

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Award-winning sports commentary by Sean Conboy

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

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

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The People vs. Sidney Crosby

The greatest hockey player in the world doesn’t seem like himself. So what's wrong?

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Steelers Will Declare a 'No-Fly Zone' With First Round Pick

Save yourself from countless nonsensical mock drafts. The Steelers are locked in on one player.

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Grilled Flatbread That'll Blow Your Mind

During the long weekend, prepare this summer-inspired pizza, which features spelt dough, a colorful array of tomatoes and other CSA treats.

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How to Reinvent Your Lunch (Plus a Recipe!)

MIX Salad Concept, which recently launched, will deliver good food to your workplace twice a week.

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Caponata: The Perfect Eggplant and Tomato Dish

Local kitchen whiz and nonprofit leader Todd Owens shows us his favorite recipe in The House Special.

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Your New Pre-Game Bar is in Dormont

Forget the parking and the mad North Shore rush. Before you head to Heinz Field, make a stop at Cain's Saloon then head for the T.

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Bar Exam: Dive Bar & Grille

Lawrenceville's oddly-named new hotspot offers good drinks, a cozy atmosphere, and a sandwich with an epic name.

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Shark Week, Pittsburgh Style

Who needs HD? Get the real deal with shark-tastic experiences all around town.

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All the foodie news that's fit to blog

Local Blogger Wants to Help You Make Something 'Seriously Delish'

Jessica Merchant of How Sweet Eats will release her cookbook this fall.

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Get Creative at Notion

Eat artful food and get artsy on Tuesdays at Dave Racicot's East End restaurant.

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Goodbye, Franktuary Downtown

Staff at the flagship hot-dog spot say "franks for the memories."

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This week's buzz from the PM editors

Time to See Ballet Under the Stars

This weekend, the PBT presents its annual production at Hartwood Acres under the night sky.

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Keep Summer Rolling with Cinema in the Park

This weekend, watch a movie under the stars.

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Wiz Khalifa's 2014 Homecoming Arrives at First Niagara Pavilion

Joined by frequent collaborator Ty Dolla Sign as well as Def Jam hitmaker Young Jeezy.

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The hottest topics in higher education

Duquesne Garners High-level Counseling Accreditation

It's also one of the first programs in Pennsylvania to receive it.

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Allegheny College Uses Grant to Improve Community Health

Thanks to an anonymous donation of $750,000.

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Carnegie Mellon University is a Top Spot for Venture Capital

The school regularly attracts venture capital investments despite being neither Silicon Valley nor New York City.

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Hot Reads

Review: Sienna Mercato

Review: Sienna Mercato

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

Film Noir Fall Fashion

Fall into autumn with a fashion landscape awash in black, white and nifty shades of gray.
An Open Letter to Local Sports Reporters

An Open Letter to Local Sports Reporters

PittGirl has had enough of the criticism of fanatics and asks the media to stop labeling everyone.
8 Foodie Day Trips (and a Few Weekends, Too)

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

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.
Sometimes Your Best Friends in Life Aren't on Facebook

Sometimes Your Best Friends in Life Aren't on Facebook

PittGirl wonders if it's still possible to raise kids to be big-hearted people in an age of self-obsession.