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Changemakers

She's Trailblazing in Pittsburgh, Literally

Landforce and Ilyssa Manspeizer are restoring the people and environment of Pittsburgh.

Making Pittsburgh Greener: Aurora Sharrard

The executive director of Green Building Alliance, Sharrard works behind the scenes to make Pittsburgh more sustainable.

Wheels of Change: Meet the Man Behind Bike Pittsburgh

Scott Bricker and Bike Pittsburgh are on a mission to make city streets convenient for humans — not just cars.
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Archive » All Roads Lead to Pittsburgh

The Comic and the Car Crash

Rick Sebak recounts the troubling tale of legendary comic Lenny Bruce’s near-fatal Pittsburgh car crash.

Pryor Conviction: A Famous Comic's Pittsburgh Jail Stay

Rick Sebak revisits the troubling story that landed famed comedian Richard Pryor in the Allegheny County Jail.

Lance Armstrong's Climbs (and Decline)

Long before the accomplished cyclist’s cheating was exposed, he triumphed in Pittsburgh — but, as Rick Sebak explains, Armstrong’s local achievements aren’t without controversy.
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Great Minds

Online Education at Edinboro University Nationally Ranked

The university landed in the top 10 schools for disabled students seeking an online education.

Thiel College to Spend More than $1.4 Million on Improvements

The college will make infrastructure improvements, buy new equipment and much more.

Pittsburgh Technical Institute Changes Its Name

The school’s name change is reflective of its growth and evolution through the years.
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Features

Daytripping: From Lincoln Highway to Indy's Automobile Museum

A giant Jersey cow in the sky and other adventures riding west on Lincoln Highway to the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum.

You Should Know: Siobhan Vivian

The young-adult author has optioned one book to MTV, sold one to Simon & Schuster for release next year and wrote another that hit the shelves this spring and already has garnered heaps of praise.

Deep In The Heart of Downtown

Downtown Pittsburgh is booming. The Golden Triangle has grown in ways that previous generations may never have envisioned, and the perception of the neighborhood at the heart of Pittsburgh is changing rapidly –– for the better.

Daytripping: Rating the Roller Coasters at Cedar Point

One day, 18 roller coasters, four queasy stomachs, two cheeseburgers, one fried dough … whew.

You Should Know: Jeremy M. Raymer

This Pittsburgh artist has painted some of the city’s most recognizable murals.

Daytripping: Canonsburg is a City of Antiques

Nearby Canonsburg is a rare find for antiques collectors.

Watch This

40 Under 40: 2015

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The 412

ReplayFX Turns Convention Center Into Giant Arcade

The second annual gaming festival at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center brings 8-bits of weekend fun.

Environmental Art Project to Light Up Pittsburgh Bridge for the Holidays

Riverlife hopes the temporary project will lead to permanent, decorative lighting of all three of the city's Sister bridges.

Mt. Lebanon Native Daya Nominated for MTV Video Music Award

It's the first MTV nomination for the 17-year-old singing sensation.

Remembering A Rescuer of Gentle Giants

Richard Kohl devoted most of his adult life to caring for homeless large-breed dogs.

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