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Neighborhood Profile: North Side

Aerial view of the North Side from Fineview park (Current photo by Jake Mysliwczyk) Peeking…
Arts

‘After Coal’ Book Examines the Communities Left Behind When Mines Shut Down

Author, photographer and documentarian Tom Hansell. Photo courtesy of Hansell In the coal fields of West…
Food/Drink

Straw Forward Brings the Plastic Straw Pollution Conversation to Pittsburgh

Straw Forward Exhibit (Current photo by Jake Mysliwczyk) Among the national conversations that garnered major…
News

Charges against Blak Rapp Madusa dismissed after movie theater confrontation with North Versailles police officer

Blak Rapp Madusa (Current Photo by Jake Mysliwczyk) By Haley Frederick Pittsburgh Current Staff Writer…
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Rob Rogers, “Emergency,” 01-10-19

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Reading Rights: Pennsylvania’s restrictive inmate mail policy makes groups like Book ’Em even more important

It's late Sunday afternoon. The basement walls of Garfield’s Thomas Merton Center are lined with…

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Opinion

Allegheny County Council candidate makes her past part of her future

Bethany Hallam speaking at the Women's March Pittsburgh 2019 (Current photo by Hannah Walden) For…
Neighborhoods

Neighborhood Conversation: Having a drink with Allegheny Elks bartender George Martin

Allegheny Elks bartender George Martin (Current photo by Jake Mysliwczyk) George Martin has been bartending…
Arts

Winds of Change: Tamara Tunie returns to Pittsburgh for Public Theater’s adaptation of Shakespeare’s ‘Tempest’

Law and Order star Tamara Tunie in rehearsal for The Tempest. (Current photo by Jake…
Music

With pianist Orrin Evans, jazz trio the Bad Plus continues its “family-style art project”

The Bad Plus. Photo courtesy of Shervin Lainez Throughout its existence, the Bad Plus has…
Lifestyle

NEWS OF THE WEIRD

People With Issues KION TV reported on Jan. 7 that a Salinas, California, family's Ring…
Opinion

Savage Love

I’m an early-30s hetero woman in a monogamous relationship with my mid-30s hetero guy. We’ve…

Recent News

January 19, 2019 in News

Hundreds take to the streets for Women’s March in Downtown Pittsburgh

Scenes from Saturday's Women's March on Pittsburgh (Current Photos by Jake Mysliwczyk)   Amanda Reed…
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January 18, 2019 in News

Rob Rogers, “McConnell,” 1-18-2019

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January 17, 2019 in News

2019 Women’s March on Pittsburgh will focus on local community amid past and present national controversies

Scenes from the 2018 Women's March. (Photo: Jake Mysliwczyk)   Amanda Reed Pittsburgh Current Staff…
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