March 2013

March 2013

Features

Home of the Year: The Farm

Home of the Year: The Farm

Our editors selected this astonishing farmhouse for our 2013 Home of the Year in the renovation category.
Home of the Year: Tuscan Dream

Home of the Year: Tuscan Dream

The 2013 Home of the Year winner in the New Construction category is a dream home in a dream location.
Amid the Scandals

Amid the Scandals

A look at some of the most infamous controversies in Pittsburgh history.
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Archive »Scoop

Sounding Off: Sarah Miller

Sounding Off: Sarah Miller

“Ink master” Sarah Miller was born to be “wyld.”
Crown Jewel

Crown Jewel

Though she was initially reluctant to get involved with the jewelry industry, Karin Mayr, founder of Sabika, has created an empire — by women, for women.
The Right Kind of Crazy

The Right Kind of Crazy

Pittsburgh-born goalie John Gibson’s journey from the driveway to hockey’s world stage.
Hit the Street: Highland Park

Hit the Street: Highland Park

Want to get dinner, drinks and an amazing dessert all in one neighborhood? We've got it all planned for you.
Sowing the Seeds

Sowing the Seeds

After 25 years, the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden is ready to welcome the city.

Archive »Sebak's Secrets of the City

Wearing a Pith Helmet in Beaver County

Wearing a Pith Helmet in Beaver County

During his month-long stay in Pittsburgh, author Rudyard Kipling still dressed as if he were in India.

Archive »Living

Home Style: Floor It

Home Style: Floor It

When your high-trafficked flooring needs a lift, options from Paracca Interiors will take your carpet or tile from mundane to magnificent.
8 Things We Love in March

8 Things We Love in March

Think spring with fun finds like a glass hummingbird feeder or a butterfly-print teapot.

Archive »Taste

Where We're Eating in March

Where We're Eating in March

This month, we're eating veggie burgers at The Porch, tofu scramble at Marty's Market and orange scones from Priory Fine Pastries.
Review: Green Forest Churrascaria

Review: Green Forest Churrascaria

Green Forest Churrascaria serves plentiful Brazilian grilled meats in Penn Hills — so come hungry.
Columbia Crest Grand Estates Cabernet Sauvignon

Columbia Crest Grand Estates Cabernet Sauvignon

This stellar wine has aromas and flavors of blackberry and black raspberry, with a touch of spice and cedar in the finish.
New Restaurant Openings

New Restaurant Openings

Plus, we talk to the purveyors of Peddlin’ Pierogies, a new venture with plans to eventually vend via bike.

Archive »Datebook

The Beat: Jazz It Up

The Beat: Jazz It Up

March's best concerts in the 'Burgh.
Microscopic Opera Thinks Big

Microscopic Opera Thinks Big

Microscopic Opera proves opera can be fun, intimate and kid-friendly with its latest performance, ‘The Little Sweep.'
Undercover: 'The Amistad Rebellion'

Undercover: 'The Amistad Rebellion'

Author Marcus Rediker tells the story of the Amistad by returning the focus to the Africans themselves.
Nightlife: Our Favorite Bowling Alleys

Nightlife: Our Favorite Bowling Alleys

Nothing beats back the funk of winter like a trip to the lanes.
Top 10

Top 10

The 10 best things to do in Pittsburgh in March.
Best of Culture: March

Best of Culture: March

Get into dance, theater, exhibits and lectures this month, as our arts editors offer their picks for the things worth seeing.

Archive »PittGirl's Last Laugh

Pitts-Burgher in Paradise

Pitts-Burgher in Paradise

The Primanti Bros. sandwich is going nationwide. Do we want to share?