About The Incline

The Incline is a news organization for Pittsburghers who want to understand today’s issues to make tomorrow better.

We deliver relevant, original and actionable journalism straight to your inbox, and we also elevate other useful news about our city. Whether you’re a lifelong Pittsburgher or newcomer, we want you to feel right at home.

Through our morning newsletter, live events, social channels and website designed for those on the go, you can rely on The Incline to keep you informed and help you create sincere, IRL connections with your neighbors.

The Incline’s September 2016 launch made it Spirited Media’s second local platform. Sibling site Billy Penn in Philadelphia launched in October 2014, and Denverite joined the family in March 2017.The Incline’s staff hails from the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Tribune-Review, The Washington Post, PennLive and the Knoxville News Sentinel.

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✅ Corrections
We strive to avoid errors and correct mistakes where they occur and on The Incline’s corrections page. Send corrections requests to Editor Lexi Belculfine at lexi@theincline.com

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Check out our open positions, and send your freelance pitches to lexi@theincline.com and rossilynne@theincline.com

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