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Commuting Toll: How Much Do We Waste Stuck in Traffic?

Commuting Toll: How Much Do We Waste Stuck in Traffic?

Pittsburgh gridlock not only frays nerves — it dings the wallet.
Breeding Success: Alpaca Farming is Booming in Western Pa.

Breeding Success: Alpaca Farming is Booming in Western Pa.

Our rolling hills are good for more than vegetable gardens and chicken coops. Dozens of alpaca farms are located in the region.
Head North to Find the Comfiest Place in the Pittsburgh Area

Head North to Find the Comfiest Place in the Pittsburgh Area

Cranberry Township was the only western Pa. area mentioned in a nationwide list of most comfortable cities.
'We Are Family Matters' Pirates Mashup is Brilliant

'We Are Family Matters' Pirates Mashup is Brilliant

Pittsburgh viral video genius Benstonium creates another winner.
Pittsburgh Provides Delightful Backdrop for Contortionists

Pittsburgh Provides Delightful Backdrop for Contortionists

Using the the fountain at the Point as their stage - these skilled performers posed for some incredible pictures.
The Perfect Pittsburgh Dance Party for Parents of Young Kids

The Perfect Pittsburgh Dance Party for Parents of Young Kids

The monthly events are ideal for people who can't or won't "dance the night away."
Big Changes at One of Pittsburgh's Best Restaurants

Big Changes at One of Pittsburgh's Best Restaurants

With Bar Marco's executive chef leaving and one of the business partners moving on, our restaurant critic finds out what the future holds for this hotspot and its sister business.
'Silence of the Lambs' House for Sale in Fayette County

'Silence of the Lambs' House for Sale in Fayette County

The home served as the set for a particularly creepy scene of the Oscar-winning movie.
Which Suburb Is Riding Pittsburgh's 'Best Places' Coattails?

Which Suburb Is Riding Pittsburgh's 'Best Places' Coattails?

Pittsburgh is getting props from yet another national publication, and this time one of the city's suburbs also is basking in the glow.
What It Was Like to Ride the Jack Rabbit in the 1920s: Watch

What It Was Like to Ride the Jack Rabbit in the 1920s: Watch

The iconic coaster hasn't changed much, but the people and surroundings sure have.
Amazing in Every Way: 5 of Pittsburgh's Women Sports Stars

Amazing in Every Way: 5 of Pittsburgh's Women Sports Stars

These ladies serve as role models while leading in their respective domains.
Steelers' James Harrison on Parenting: Awards are Earned

Steelers' James Harrison on Parenting: Awards are Earned

The linebacker is returning two participation trophies given to his sons because he wants them to "EARN" real trophies instead.
Go Inside the New UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex

Go Inside the New UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex

Get your first look at this $70 million facility that features two full-size ice rinks and an array of amenities for pro and amateur athletes alike.
Women's Soccer on the Main Stage in Pittsburgh This Weekend

Women's Soccer on the Main Stage in Pittsburgh This Weekend

Led by Pine-Richland's Meghan Klingenberg, the World Cup champion U.S. Women's National Soccer team is getting the kind of treatment usually reserved for the Pens, Pirates, or Steelers during playoff time.
Setting Sail? Plans in the Works for a PGH Taco Boat

Setting Sail? Plans in the Works for a PGH Taco Boat

Owner James Rich hopes to launch Pittsburgh's first-ever mobile, floating food vessel by next spring.
Jerome Bettis Issues Primanti Bros. Sandwich-Eating Challenge

Jerome Bettis Issues Primanti Bros. Sandwich-Eating Challenge

Bettis told a Pittsburgh radio host that when it comes to wolfing down the iconic Pittsburgh sandwich, he has a Hall-of-Fame appetite and is happy to prove it.
Who Should Be on a Pittsburgh Version of Mount Rushmore?

Who Should Be on a Pittsburgh Version of Mount Rushmore?

It's not an easy choice, but we came up with four Pittsburgh-area icons to get the conversation started.
Just-Released Trailer: Pittsburgh-Shot 'Fathers and Daughters'

Just-Released Trailer: Pittsburgh-Shot 'Fathers and Daughters'

The cast includes Russell Crowe, Amanda Seyfried, Aaron Paul, Diane Kruger and Jane Fonda.
Images of 7 Iconic Pittsburgh Buildings Under Construction

Images of 7 Iconic Pittsburgh Buildings Under Construction

Several of these buildings are no longer standing, but at the time of their construction, they were considered state-of-the-art.
Hollywood Hunk in Selfie Heaven During Bettis HOF Induction

Hollywood Hunk in Selfie Heaven During Bettis HOF Induction

Joe Manganiello was front and center with the other Steelers during the Pro Football Hall of Fame ceremony.
Pittsburgh Violin Master Crucial in Recovering Rare Stolen Fiddle

Pittsburgh Violin Master Crucial in Recovering Rare Stolen Fiddle

The rare and extremely valuable Stradivarius had been missing for 35 years.
Impress Your Friends with Cool Facts about Dippy the Dino

Impress Your Friends with Cool Facts about Dippy the Dino

Dippy is a Pittsburgh landmark, complete with its own Facebook page and Twitter account.
Guess Who Was in the Audience Tuesday at the Benedum?

Guess Who Was in the Audience Tuesday at the Benedum?

Ewan McGregor attended the opening-night performance of "Kinky Boots" –– but that's not the only reason he's in Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh Philanthropist, Influential Republican Elsie Hillman Dies at 89

Pittsburgh Philanthropist, Influential Republican Elsie Hillman Dies at 89

Married for seven decades to her industrialist husband Henry, the Hillmans are considered one of Pittsburgh's ultimate power couples.