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Lindsay Patross

Pittsburgh born and raised, Lindsay has been writing about the people who love Pittsburgh since 2008.

Pumpkins at Soergel Orchards

The lifecycle of a pumpkin at Soergel Orchards

By Lindsay Patross / October 15, 2021

Oh my GOURD. Soergel Orchards has your jack of all lanterns. Watch as these pumpkins start as seeds and blossom into your fall favorites (including pumpkin pie).

Eat Play Stay New Orleans

By Lindsay Patross / October 9, 2021

Everything you need to know for a great weekend getaway close to home.

My Amazing Cheap Date

By Lindsay Patross / October 9, 2021

A great date doesn’t have to break the bank.

See how teens from six U.S. high schools celebrated prom in a pandemic

By Lindsay Patross / October 3, 2021

From a parent-organized prom at a hotel ballroom to an outdoor prom, to one held at Heinz Field, Prom-ish captures this coming of age night and tells the story of a generation that has lived through the most challenging global health crisis in a lifetime.

Hometown Tragedy: Kara & Jessica

By Lindsay Patross / September 29, 2021

A Missouri community seeks answers when two young women disappear a decade apart.

In Transit by Esquire

By Lindsay Patross / September 28, 2021

Dave Holmes talks with celebrities about their favorite destinations.

Spirit Lives Forever: Mo Gaba captured the hearts of his community

By Lindsay Patross / September 28, 2021

Human Race by Runners World

By Lindsay Patross / September 28, 2021
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Maker Nation: Woodworking & Miniatures 

By Lindsay Patross / September 27, 2021

Host Ashley Adams meets woodworker Ashley Basnight in Oklahoma and learns about miniatures from Lady Delaney in New Orleans. 

Prom(ish): A night to remember. A year to forget.

By Lindsay Patross / September 27, 2021

A look at the unique ways that teens celebrated prom during the pandemic