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Why Pittsburgh's Sister Bridges 'Should Stay Yellow'

Why Pittsburgh's Sister Bridges 'Should Stay Yellow'

PittGirl's says, quite simply, no other color will do.
Wooden, Wearable & Whiskey: 10 Gifts Your Dad Will Love

Wooden, Wearable & Whiskey: 10 Gifts Your Dad Will Love

PittGirl proudly presents her 2015 'Burghy Father's Day Gift Guide.
Why You Need to Know These 4 Bold Pittsburgh Women

Why You Need to Know These 4 Bold Pittsburgh Women

PittGirl says these women "had Girl Power before the world knew what Girl Power meant."
The 'Burghy Mother's Day Gift Guide 2015

The 'Burghy Mother's Day Gift Guide 2015

Plan ahead with this list of 10 locally made must-haves for Mom.
PittGirl: Jury Still Out on Pittsburgh's Bike Lanes

PittGirl: Jury Still Out on Pittsburgh's Bike Lanes

For now, she suggests critics take the "Seinfeld" approach.
19 Ways Pittsburgh Earned the “Quirky” Label

19 Ways Pittsburgh Earned the “Quirky” Label

Stand proud, Pittsburgh: Our brand of quirky is a good thing — positive, uplifting, fun, colorful, imaginative.
Deer Debate: It's All about Priorities

Deer Debate: It's All about Priorities

PittGirl can't be convinced there is any solid math that proves an animal’s life is more important than a human one.
History Lesson: Amelia Earhart’s Crash-Landing in Pittsburgh

History Lesson: Amelia Earhart’s Crash-Landing in Pittsburgh

PittGirl discovers why the famous female aviator made an unplanned stop here.
10 Reasons Why Pittsburgh Owned 2014

10 Reasons Why Pittsburgh Owned 2014

From cutting-edge robots to medical breakthroughs to a Mayor who doubled as a 'Duck Dynasty' star, our city had the world buzzing (again) this year.
The World-Famous Yinzer Gift Guide: 2014

The World-Famous Yinzer Gift Guide: 2014

You can't miss with a gift from PittGirl’s list of 13 'Burgh-related must-haves.
3 #GottaHave Items When Snow Falls in Pittsburgh

3 #GottaHave Items When Snow Falls in Pittsburgh

PittGirl solves the mystery of why most ‘Burghers absolutely, positively refuse to run out of these three essentials.
What's Wrong with Having 'America's Ugliest Accent'?

What's Wrong with Having 'America's Ugliest Accent'?

PittGirl points out why we 'Burghers shouldn't hide the fact that we won Gawker's competition.
The Pirates Lost, and Twitter Went to Hell in a French-Fry Basket

The Pirates Lost, and Twitter Went to Hell in a French-Fry Basket

PittGirl recaps what transpired in the local Twittersphere after last night's Wild Card game.
PittGirl Declares She's Breaking up with the NFL

PittGirl Declares She's Breaking up with the NFL

Given recent developments, our resident fan of Pittsburgh — and football — says enough is enough.
The Steeler Way is a Figment of Our Imagination

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.
Pittsburgh’s Refugee Children Could Use a Good Neighbor

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.
Google Street View Shows Pittsburgh’s Incredible Transformation

Google Street View Shows Pittsburgh’s Incredible Transformation

Let’s hop into the DeLorean and take a trip back to 2007.
The ’Burghy Father’s Day Gift Guide 2014

The ’Burghy Father’s Day Gift Guide 2014

Vintage Kennywood T-shirts, local craft rum and a Star Wars card? Get ready to be a hero.
Alcohol in Grocery Stores Will Kill Your Children, Says Bizarre Ad

Alcohol in Grocery Stores Will Kill Your Children, Says Bizarre Ad

The debate over privatization of liquor stores has turned into a bad soap opera.
No Backpacks Allowed

No Backpacks Allowed

A Gateway elementary school considers 6-year-olds potentially armed and dangerous.
The ’Burghy Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2014

The ’Burghy Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2014

Just say no to fruit baskets and Amazon gift cards.
How to Win 1,000 Best Mom Ever Points in 10 Minutes

How to Win 1,000 Best Mom Ever Points in 10 Minutes

You can 3-D print your own custom toys right here in Pittsburgh. Right now. For $10.
4 Holier-Than-Thou Rules for Bandwagon Pirates Fans

4 Holier-Than-Thou Rules for Bandwagon Pirates Fans

Welcome to the family, newbies. Just don’t break these Commandments.
7 Rare Photos of Roberto Clemente

7 Rare Photos of Roberto Clemente

The Carnegie Museum of Art gives us a peek at its new Teenie Harris photography exhibition.