20 Brilliant Photos From the 2014 St. Patrick's Day Parade
Upwards of 20,000 Pittsburghers turned out in green. PM was there to capture the party.
We Have Proof That This is Not the Worst Winter Ever
Think we’ve got it bad now? Wait ’til you see the city’s coldest temperature on record. Hint: It more than bests our little 2014 Polar Vortex.
Pittsburgh is the 18th Selfiest City in America
TIME magazine’s study of hundreds of thousands of Instagram photos ranks our city startlingly high in self-obsession.
10 Glorious Photos of Pittsburgh in Spring — Because Why Not?
Warm weather, never leave us.
AlphaLab Ranked No. 6 Best Startup Accelerator in the U.S.
A study released today at the South by Southwest Festival lists the South Side incubator among the nation’s best.
‘Three Little Pigsburghers’ Children’s Book Gets Kickstarted
Cartoonist Joe Wos crowdfunds a Pittsburghese retelling of the classic tale in just three days.
Attention, Haters: Pittsburgh’s Sharks Are Super Chill, Nice Creatures
The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium’s sharks don’t pick on little fish. How come?
Google Fish Fry Map Will Lent You a Hand
Looking for a delicious battered fish sandwich or golden-brown pierogies on Friday? Here’s a handy guide.
This Pittsburgh vs. Philly Sketch on Tonight’s ‘Kroll Show’ Actually Looks Funny
Could it be? A genuinely decent portrayal of a Yinzer on TV? Maybe!
The Irish Are Coming — and They’re Itching for a Fight
Special St. Patrick’s Day boxing event pits Pittsburgh against Ireland for the first-ever Ambassador’s Cup.
Is the End of Potholes Nigh?
One Pennsylvania company says it has developed a long-term solution for repairing potholes.
‘Those Who Kill’ Star is the Latest Pittsburgh Convert
We chat with James D’Arcy about his new A&E drama, filming in Pittsburgh and his newfound love of the Penguins.
Slopes Illustrated: Yes, Pittsburgh is Epically Hilly
Just how hilly? Consult this nifty infographic.
Marc-Andre Fleury's Steelers-Themed Goalie Mask is the Coolest
Fleury will wear the mask during the NHL Stadium Series game against Chicago on March 1.
ToonSeum Is Throwing a Wild Superhero Party
Channel your inner 6-year-old at the cartoon museum’s superhero-costume fundraiser.
Giant Potholes Got You Down? Tweet for Relief.
Pittsburgh City Council’s 311 Twitter account brings complaining into the 21st century.
Market Square to Turn into Magical Wonderland Tonight
North American debut of the interactive video and sound installation “Congregation” will light up downtown.
Butcher and the Rye Named James Beard Semi-Finalist for ‘Outstanding Bar’
Plus, another butcher is nominated for Best Chef: Mid-Atlantic.
Peduto Gives Uber a Lyft
Mayor asks the Public Utility Commission to open up the market for the ride-sharing companies.
Dock Ellis ‘No No’ Documentary is Gaining Buzz
Kickstarter-funded documentary is about more than Ellis’ infamous no hitter on LSD.
Pittsburgh Makes Amazon’s Top 20 Most Romantic Cities List
The online retailer ranks the Steel City in its list of 20 metropolises that know a thing or two about romance novels and mood-setting tunes.
10 More Extra-Cheesy Pittsburgh Valentines
Express your love through our shared language.
Discuss: Movoto’s 10 ‘Completely Accurate’ Pittsburgh Stereotypes
The real estate site outlines some of our quirks and personality traits. But is it accurate?
Up-Close: 10 Photos of Pittsburgh in High-Definition
Zoom in on the places that make our city so fascinating and diverse.
Dan Bylsma is a True American Hero
The new coach of Team USA will be taking no prisoners in Sochi.
4 Places to Channel Your Inner Olympian
Don’t slide around the kitchen in your tube socks. Here’s where to skate, curl and cross-country ski.
Keisel Shears His Facial Hair in the Name of Charity
The beloved defensive end volunteers to let members of the Steelers snip away at Da Beard.
10 Special Pittsburgh-Themed Valentine's Day Cards
Spread the love with a little help from Geno, coach Tomlin and the Duquesne Incline.
Google Pittsburgh Office Levels Up to Bakery Square 2.0
Search giant makes room for new employees in the East End.
There’s a Pittsburgh-Themed Bar at the Sochi Olympics
Sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name. And they’re always glad you came.
Gawker Poll Says Lawrenceville is Pittsburgh’s Williamsburg
Readers vote Lawrenceville as the city’s hippest neighborhood.
Here’s Heinz Ketchup’s $4 Million Super Bowl Commercial
Mayor Peduto is Pushing for Google Fiber in Pittsburgh
Could Pittsburgh be the fourth city in the nation to score the super-fast Internet?
Stop What You're Doing, the Puppy Bowl Practice Cam is Live
Live-stream the most important practice of the week. Puppy practice.
POTUS is Coming to Town and He’s Bringing Some Cool Helicopters
President Obama is set to visit U.S. Steel’s West Mifflin plant on Wednesday. Will he have time for Pamela’s?
Where’s the Land of Opportunity? Pittsburgh, Says Harvard Study
Landmark study of social mobility finds Pittsburgh is the second-best place in the U.S. to climb the income ladder.
McCutchen and Bettis Share a Pittsburgh Moment on SportsCenter
Primanti's vs. the Roethlisburger. PNC Park vs. Mount Washington. Watch the two stars debate.
Jay-Z Takes an Iconic Selfie at The Andy Warhol Museum
Mr. Carter imitates Mr. Warhol’s pose on The Factory’s famous red couch.
Pittsburgh’s Rock ‘N Roll Hall of Fame Launches
First inductee brought Eric Clapton, Aerosmith and The Rolling Stones to Pittsburgh.
Evgeni Malkin’s Instagram: Now With English Subtitles
With our translations, now you can finally understand the ruminations of the most interesting man in the world.
Inevitable Richard Sherman WWF Mashup is Perfect
Pittsburgh viral video genius Benstonium creates another winner.
Dear God, No: Now They’ve Ruined Charlie the Tuna
The modern world continues to turn classic animated characters into bizarre CGI shticks.
Yuengling’s Ice Cream Set to Make a Comeback
After a 28-year hiatus, Frank Yuengling’s Prohibition-era creation is coming soon to a freezer near you.
Hundreds of Pittsburghers to Run in Their Underwear (for a Good Cause)
Cupid's Undie Run will raise funds for The Children’s Tumor Foundation on Valentine’s Day.
7 Stunning Photos of Frozen Pittsburgh
Now that the polar vortex has passed and we’ve thawed, we can finally appreciate the brutal beauty of the icy Allegheny.
Brave Little Steelers Fan Trolls Seattle Classmates With Epic Photobomb
Genius kid ruins Seahawks pride day picture with a classic pump fake.
This Time-Lapse Illustration of the Pittsburgh Skyline is Mesmerizing
Watch the illustrator Daniel Blaushild magically bring the skyline to life in just five minutes.
Seven Penguins Will Play at the 2014 Winter Games
Some of the city’s hockey stars were selected to represent their respective countries in Sochi.
Yahoo! Names Butcher and the Rye One of America’s Best New Bars
Downtown’s hottest new restaurant gets love for its “perfect Manhattan.”
Love or Hate?: The City’s New Parking Meters
Have a question about the new parking system? This Reddit AMA is for you.
Kevin Sousa’s Superior Motors Breaks a Kickstarter Record
The chef’s ambitious campaign to open a restaurant in Braddock becomes the site's most-funded restaurant project to date.
17 Vintage Photos of the Steel City of Old
Take a trip back to a very different Pittsburgh.
Puppy Bowl X to Feature Fantasy League
Animal Planet’s popular Super Bowl companion will now allow you to draft a fantasy team complete with stat tracking.
The 13 Most Popular Stories of 2013
Great restaurants. Great drinks. Giant ducks. Giant cons. Here's what you loved reading this year.
Meet the National Aviary’s Adorable New Baby Penguins
The city is introduced to the 2-month-old African Penguin chicks for the first time this morning.
The Many Santas of Pittsburgh
Merry Christmas from everyone at Pittsburgh Magazine.
Must-See: Pittsburgh’s Gorgeous Holiday Lights Come Alive
Get yourself in the Christmas spirit in 90 seconds flat.
Local Student Offers $40K for Impostor to Attend Harvard for Him
Unnamed male 'Burgher is willing to pay top dollar to his stand-in pupil.
Vote for the 2013 Reader Photo of the Year
Five gorgeous shots of Pittsburgh. Only one can win.
Penguins’ Awkward Holiday e-Card Is the Best
Accompanying holiday album includes such hits as “Do Jussi What I See?”
Duolingo Named Apple’s Free App of the Year
A team from Carnegie Mellon University created the popular language-learning app.
12 Beautiful Photos of Pittsburgh During the Holidays
There’s no place like home for the holidays.
Data Says Steelers Fans Take Losses Harder Than Any NFL Fanbase
A new study by two Emory University professors reveals that Steelers fans are crushed by losing.
Primanti’s Cheesesteak Makes Esquire’s Best Late-Night Food in America List
The best way to end a fuzzy night of chaos? Meat. Cheese. Fries. Slaw.
‘World Cafe’ Radio Show Spotlights Pittsburgh Tonight
Catch ‘Sense of Place: Pittsburgh’ on WYEP Wednesday at 6 p.m.
Braddock Needed New Police Radios, So ‘Out of the Furnace’ Studio Wrote a $7,000 Check
Relativity Media gives back to the ‘gritty but vibrant’ co-star of its new film.
‘This Land is Your Land’ Inspired by Trek from Pittsburgh to NYC
Woody Guthrie’s enduring folk anthem has surprising origins.
Help Kevin Sousa Fund His Ambitious Restaurant Concept in Braddock
Our 2011 Chef of the Year is looking to bring a community-rooted eatery to Braddock — but he needs your help.
East End Brewing Co. Releases Limited-Edition Illustration Ale
Snag a bottle of this specialty brew — created exclusively for the ToonSeum and covered in cartoon labels — while you can.
Giant Eagle Considering Downtown Location
Is downtown becoming the city’s emerging hotspot?
Big Data: Pittsburghers Don’t Curse Much and Love Bars
We also have an affinity for pizza.
Dick’s Cyber Monday Sale Has 124 Exclusions (Plus Additional Exclusions)
Well, this is a bit excessive.
This Hanukkah/Thanksgiving megaparty won’t happen again for another 78,000 years, so enjoy it.
Could Pittsburgh Have an MLS Team in the Next 10 Years?
A new partnership between the Pittsburgh Riverhounds and MLS powerhouse Houston Dynamo could mean big things.
A History of Pittsburgh’s Lost Inclines
New interactive map lets users discover 22 of Pittsburgh’s historical funiculars.
Andrew McCutchen to Present at AMA Awards on Sunday Night
From MVP to VIP, Cutch is doing it in style.
7 Things You Need to Know About Light Up Night 2013
Including the full schedule of road closures. Don’t get trapped in traffic hell.
Casey Affleck Cannot Speak Pittsburghese
‘Out of the Furnace’ star had some weird things to say about our accent.
America’s Coolest Hotel is Coming to East Liberty
The former East Liberty YMCA will be transformed into the chic Ace Hotel by 2015.
Watch: Andrew Zimmern Loves Pittsburgh
Missed our city’s turn on “Bizarre Foods America?” Here’s Zimmern’s top 5 moments from his visit.
Bloomfield Makes List of America’s 10 Best Italian ’Hoods
USA Today Travel gives props to our Little Italy.
CMU Building Flying Robots to Help Fix Our Bridges
Carnegie Mellon University researchers are developing agile robots that can inspect bridges and dams — because of course they are.
Gorgeous New Andy Warhol App Will Delight Your Kids
The interactive storybook features illustrations from Warhol’s ‘So Many Stars’ book.
Pittsburgh Stars in Tonight’s Episode of ‘Bizarre Foods America’
Andrew Zimmern’s hit Travel Channel series will feature some of our culinary scene’s oddities, including Lawrenceville’s Cure.
Polamalu to Trim His Mane for First Time in 10 Years
Steelers safety will cut a few locks of his hair for the VFW Mane Event on Veteran’s Day.
10 Stunning Photos of Pittsburgh in the Fall
Welcome to the greatest place on earth. Until December.
Disney Research Creates Mindblowing Magic Microphone
The new invention lets you "whisper" messages from person to person with your fingertips.
Taiwan Observes 10 Seconds of Silence for Deflated Rubber Ducky
Fresh off its appearance in Pittsburgh, Florentijn Hofman’s floating art project was downed by an earthquake.
You Won’t Believe How They Cleaned the Kaufmann’s Clock
The answer is much stranger than you could ever imagine.
Variety the Children's Charity to Expand ‘My Bike’ Initiative
Next up: adaptive bicycles for more children with disabilities throughout Pennsylvania — and in West Virginia, too.
Superhero Window Washers Return to Children’s Hospital
Young patients looked out the window today and saw something amazing.
Pittsburgher Margot Bingham Shines in 'Boardwalk Empire'
We sit down with the singer, songwriter and actress to talk about her rise from CAPA grad to HBO stardom.
6 Million Pop-Can Tabs, 6 Million Jewish Lives
The Community Day School is set to unveil a historic public-art installation this Sunday.
Oakland: Then and Now
The big difference between Oakland circa 1900 and today? Lots more parking.
Pittsburgh Ranked No. 3 Safest Major City in U.S.
Farmers Insurance study names Pittsburgh one of the most secure metropolises in America.
New Board Game Lets You Run for Mayor
Bar Marco and Cannon Coffee set to host game nights previewing Ninety: The Campaign for Mayor of Pittsburgh.
Want to Work for the Next Mayor of Pittsburgh?
Major initiative announced to find the ‘best of the best’ for new mayoral administration.
Joffrey Baratheon is Coming to Pittsburgh, and He’s Ready to Party
‘Game of Thrones’ actor Jack Gleeson will be a guest of honor at the PICT’s costume gala.
The 5 Best Neighborhoods for Trick-or-Treating
Zillow uses data to maximize your child’s candy haul.
This Pirates Playoff Story Will Make Your Day
One family. Three generations. And a very meaningful pilgrimage to PNC Park.