Author: Geoffrey W. Melada

The Proposal

Four Pittsburgh couples share their romantic engagement stories — proving that movie-perfect proposals really do exist.


Eleven years after her abduction and torture by a child predator, a brave young woman is on a mission to inform youth about the very real dangers of online sexual predators.

Julie Benz

As the star of ABC’s newest dramedy “No Ordinary Family,” Julie Benz proves art imitates life, and her life is anything but ordinary.

Annie Dillard

Point Breeze native and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Annie Dillard concedes that Pittsburgh’s landscape is painted indelibly in her mind.

Rob Rogers

Award-winning Post-Gazette editorial cartoonist Rob Rogers, whose work is featured in a new retrospective book, talks about his career and shares a behind-the-scenes look at his job.

Hand in Hand

Dr. W.P. Andrew Lee and his team at UPMC are forging a new frontier in medicine by improving the lives of amputees with hand transplants.