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The Joy of Jell-O! Strawberry Pretzel Jell-O Salad

Is it a salad? Is it a dessert? We sent filmmaker Boaz Frankel out to uncover the history of this Pittsburgh picnic staple.

Garfield's Nightmare

The Anatomy of a Nightmare: How Garfield Came to Kennywood

Our historical walkthrough of Garfield’s Nightmare answers many important questions, including whether or not Jim Davis – creator of Garfield – ever rode it.

Pittsburgh Underwear Bike Ride

Pittsburgh Underwear Bike Ride: Join a few hundred cyclists for a bike ride in your underpants (Updated for 2022)

The monthly Pittsburgh Underwear Bike Ride promotes positive body image and safe cycling.

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Guide to visiting all of the Fred Rogers’ sites in Latrobe, PA

Latrobe, Pennsylvania, is the birthplace of Fred Rogers. Less than an hour from Pittsburgh, here is what to see in Mister Rogers’ Latrobe.

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Tue. May 17 Primary Election Day in Pittsburgh

Tuesday is Election Day in Pittsburgh – we’ve got the details on where to vote and who is on the ballot

Homestead’s Golden Age Beer Co. is ushering in a golden age of lagers

Homestead’s Golden Age Beer Company is in business to shine a light on the time-honored brews.

Guide to Every Comic Book Store in Pittsburgh

Your complete guide to Pittsburgh comic book stores, including comics written and drawn by Pittsburgh creators.

Best local florists in Pittsburgh

A guide to the best local florists in Pittsburgh

Here’s where to get bright booms from local florist shops in the city.

drive-in movie theaters near Pittsburgh

Guide to drive-in movie theaters near Pittsburgh

Road-trip idea: Get out of the house and under the stars. Here are six drive-in movie theaters you can visit all summer long.

Guide to what you will see on Pittsburgh Marathon route

A mile-by-mile guide to the neighborhoods, buildings and historic sites along the route for the 2019 Pittsburgh Marathon.

An annotated guide to The Attic Records mural in Millvale

Head to Millvale and take a minute to admire the public art masterpiece on Grant Ave. Refer to this guide for a visual walkthrough of music history.

Gobblerito Day

It’s baack! Tuesday, April 19 is Gobblerito Day at Mad Mex

Tuesday, April 19, 2022, is Gobblerito Day at Mad Mex. The much loved Thanksgiving dinner-in-a-burrito makes a spring appearance.

Psyanky Ukrainian tradition of decorating Easter eggs

One Smart-Looking Egg: Pittsburgh and the Art of Pysanky

We chatted with Melissa Rogers to understand pysanky, an ancient Ukrainian tradition. Learn more about the history of this Easter tradition.

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Get to know Ed Vidunas, Pittsburgh’s Beer Historian

Since 1794, there have been well over 100 breweries in Allegheny County. Ed Vidunas is harnessing their stories online at PittsburghBrewers.com

What’s On The Menu?: Global Flavors

his episode features four chefs with roots across the globe share mouth-watering specialties you won’t find anywhere else. From Wakanda braised beef to lamb Kibbeh and Chicken Tikka Masala, find some of Pittsburgh’s best international eats!