June 2014

June 2014

Features

Home Is Where the Art Is

Home Is Where the Art Is

After decades of collecting, Jack Tomayko designs and builds an East End home that is a testament to his appreciation of art.
Summer Kitchens: Grilling is Just the Beginning

Summer Kitchens: Grilling is Just the Beginning

Elaborate outdoor kitchens are popping up in backyards throughout the Pittsburgh area. Is your house next?
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You Should Know: Elwin Green

You Should Know: Elwin Green

The former newspaper reporter brings his journalistic skills home to celebrate the legacy and encourage the transformation of Homewood.
3 Pittsburgh Companies That Are Changing the World of Gaming

3 Pittsburgh Companies That Are Changing the World of Gaming

Thanks to the geniuses at these firms, our city is witnessing the birth of a diverse, innovative video-game industry.

Archive »Sebak's Secrets of the City

Ernie Pyle Got a Taste of Our Steely Charm

Ernie Pyle Got a Taste of Our Steely Charm

The roving reporter's travels brought him to Pittsburgh in the 1930s, allowing him to observe mill activity and take in our rolling hills and gritty features.

Archive »Living

Stuff We Love: 6 Great Gifts for Father’s Day

Stuff We Love: 6 Great Gifts for Father’s Day

Hook dad up with some vintage typewriter cufflinks or a portable charcoal grill.
Home Is Where the Art Is

Home Is Where the Art Is

After decades of collecting, Jack Tomayko designs and builds an East End home that is a testament to his appreciation of art.
Summer Kitchens: Grilling is Just the Beginning

Summer Kitchens: Grilling is Just the Beginning

Elaborate outdoor kitchens are popping up in backyards throughout the Pittsburgh area. Is your house next?

Archive »Home Style

Want to Beat the Heat? Just Add Water

Want to Beat the Heat? Just Add Water

Summertime in Pittsburgh can be rough. Consider adding an oasis to your backyard.
Shed Some Light

Shed Some Light

Whether they're creating fixtures out of farm tools or supplying a modern illuminator for your space, Typhoon Lighting's designers are ready for any job.
Home Is Where the Art Is

Home Is Where the Art Is

After decades of collecting, Jack Tomayko designs and builds an East End home that is a testament to his appreciation of art.
Summer Kitchens: Grilling is Just the Beginning

Summer Kitchens: Grilling is Just the Beginning

Elaborate outdoor kitchens are popping up in backyards throughout the Pittsburgh area. Is your house next?

Archive »Taste

Where We're Eating in June

Where We're Eating in June

We're stocking up on Healcrest Urban Farm's minty nectarine teapops and brunching on chicken and waffles at Carmi Restaurant.
Grow, Cook, Drink: Thin Man Sandwich Shop

Grow, Cook, Drink: Thin Man Sandwich Shop

Sherri and Dan Leiphart rely on a near-identical palate and ‘adventurous’ combinations of ingredients to compose the Thin Man Sandwich Shop menu.

Archive »Datebook

Best of Culture: June

Best of Culture: June

Watch summer roll in with these vibrant outdoor performances, visual-arts shows, plays and readings around Pittsburgh.
Undercover: 'How Blasphemy Sounds to God'

Undercover: 'How Blasphemy Sounds to God'

The story follows 12-year-old Corey Gillis from his mother’s idiosyncratic home-schooling experiment to the end of the Summer of Love ’60s.
The Beat: June's Best Concerts

The Beat: June's Best Concerts

Tegan and Sara, Titus Andronicus and Blitzen Trapper are coming to town.
Top 10

Top 10

The 10 best things happening this month in Pittsburgh.
Bricolage Has Mastered Dive-In Theater

Bricolage Has Mastered Dive-In Theater

With Bricolage Production Co. at the helm, immersive theater has arrived in Pittsburgh. Get ready to leave your seat behind.
Nightlife: Have a Ball at the Pittsburgh Pinball Open

Nightlife: Have a Ball at the Pittsburgh Pinball Open

The fifth-annual competition brings together enthusiasts of all stripes and offers cash prizes.