July 2012

July 2012

Features

Best of the 'Burgh 2012

Best of the 'Burgh 2012

Our editors pick the best of the best in Pittsburgh.
Diamonds are Forever

Diamonds are Forever

Summer fashion shines with luxe jewelry accents — all against the backdrop of the elegant Fairmont Pittsburgh.
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Archive »Scoop

Gotham City's Evolution

Gotham City's Evolution

Mapping Batman's journey through Pittsburgh - from the filming contract to the release of 'Dark Knight.'
Beautification by Boat

Beautification by Boat

Paddle Without Pollution is taking to the rivers — and taking out the trash.
Sarris Candies' Sweet Success

Sarris Candies' Sweet Success

Sarris Candies owner Bill Sarris has helped introduce Sarris fans to new products (hello, 100-calorie pretzel packs!) while leaving beloved aspects of the company untouched.
Clint Hurdle is Not Satisfied

Clint Hurdle is Not Satisfied

Clint Hurdle’s Pirates tasted success in his first season as manager — but he’s ready to push them to greatness.

Archive »Style

Home Front: American Beauty

Home Front: American Beauty

Turn your vast space into an inviting show place with American-made pieces sold at Levin Furniture.
10 Things We Love in July

10 Things We Love in July

Channel your inner Betty Draper with this retro-chic yellow picnic cooler.

Archive »Taste

Where We're Eating in July

Where We're Eating in July

Plus, we go one-on-one with chef Dave Racicot from 314 Pasta & Prime.
Restaurant Openings This Month

Restaurant Openings This Month

Whole Foods opens in Wexford, a Shadyside hotspot gets a makeover and downtown welcomes Bluebird Kitchen.
Cork Notes: Herdade Do Esporao Reserva Blanco Alentejo 2009

Cork Notes: Herdade Do Esporao Reserva Blanco Alentejo 2009

This Portuguese wine has notes of tropical fruit, citrus and lightly toasted oak.
Review: Cure

Review: Cure

The team behind this (fairly) new Lawrenceville eatery focuses on using “extra local” and seasonal meat and produce, prepared in traditional ways.

Archive »Datebook

Undercover: 'Leaving the Atocha Station'

Undercover: 'Leaving the Atocha Station'

Ben Lerner's slim novel is an interrogation of an impossible question: What does it mean to be an artist?
The Beat: Roger Waters Shines at CONSOL

The Beat: Roger Waters Shines at CONSOL

The Pink Floyd legend will perform hits from 'The Wall' at July 3 concert.
Top 10

Top 10

The 10 best things to do in Pittsburgh in July.
Nightlife + Flicks: 'Burgh Goes Goth

Nightlife + Flicks: 'Burgh Goes Goth

The Dark Knight Rises premieres in theaters July 20, and Pittsburgh is ready for its close-up.
Best of Culture: July

Best of Culture: July

This month’s finest exhibits, dance, theater, lectures and more.
More Than an Encore

More Than an Encore

After a brief hiatus (and two failed resurrections), the Hollywood Theater is back in Dormont.

Archive »PittGirl's Last Laugh

Grounded for Life

Grounded for Life

PittGirl, Franco Harris, Sally Wiggin and Luke Ravenstahl walk into a bar …