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Vote for the Ultimate Pittsburgh Brewery in The Incline’s Bracket

Support your favorite local hops-slinging shops around the Steel City by voting for your favorite brewery in our Ultimate Pittsburgh Brewery Bracket, which highlights 32 local spots throughout the region.

Brackets / June 28, 2021

‘Spice up your life’ with Pittsburgh food blogger Chand’s Kitchen

Meet Chandni Patel, the Shadyside-based blogger serving up inspired vegetarian eats over at Chand’s Kitchen. Her site shares recipes for everything from Roasted Red Pepper Ravioli and Tandoori Paneer Puffs to Rose Barfi and Mango Kulfi.

Food and drink / June 25, 2021

Presenting The Ultimate Pittsburgh Brewery Bracket

It’s officially summer, and what better time to celebrate with an ice-cold brew? 🍻 Pittsburgh is home to nearly 70 local breweries (in and around the city) slinging a variety of brews from summer shandys to coffee-roasted porters to funky sours. But with all that to choose from, we want to know: Which is the Ultimate Pittsburgh Brewery?

Brackets / June 21, 2021

Celebrating Juneteenth in Pittsburgh 2018

How to commemorate Juneteenth 2021 in Pittsburgh

Juneteenth is here, and it’s the first time the City of Pittsburgh, the state of Pennsylvania, and the entire U.S. are commemorating it as a holiday, together. With widespread protests in 2020 following the police murder of George Floyd, 2021 is continuing the critical conversations about racism, police brutality, and being Black in America.

History / June 17, 2021

SisTers PGH LGBTQIA+ Trans Pride Flag

SisTers PGH takes a stand on Capitol steps

Ciora Thomas, founder and director of SisTers PGH, took to the Capitol steps in Harrisburg on Tuesday morning to speak on the Fairness Act, a civil rights law that would protect LGBTQIA+ people in Pa. from discrimination. As an openly trans, Black woman who has worked nearly half of her life to build tools of survival for herself and other trans people of color, she knows just how long overdue this legislation is.

Local Business Spotlight / June 17, 2021

Zoey Angelucci Pittsburgh journalism intern at the Incline Newsletter - interview and recommendations

Meet The Incline’s 2021 summer intern, Zoey Angelucci

Zoey Angelucci, 20, from New Castle, Pa., is studying journalism and PR and advertising at Point Park University. “I am excited to learn more about the city and improve my feature writing skills. Feature writing is by far my favorite form of journalism. This is a perfect fit for me because that is what The Incline is all about. I can’t wait to dive deeper into the city I love by doing what I love.”

Staff spotlight / June 8, 2021

Back for Good feature film movie made in Pittsburgh by the Donovan Siblings

Meet the Pittsburgh siblings behind the feature film “Back for Good”

Back for Good is an independent comedy drama that follows the story of Max Kelly, “an aspiring actor who confronts her quarter-life crisis by breaking up with New York City and returning home to reclaim the love she left behind,” according to a release.

Locals to know / June 7, 2021

Pittsburgh food-and-drink updates and recommendations

Pittsburgh food in June 2021: What’s opening and what’s closing

A new month has begun, and you know what that means. We’re back with our monthly food-and-drink updates. The ‘Burgh is serving some hot new spots to try this month, with everything from coffee and cocktails, to pizza and pasta, to comfort food and brews.

Food and drink / June 1, 2021

Finding “lost” Pittsburgh's Chinatown - Chinese culture in Pittsburgh

Lost and Found: Pittsburgh’s Chinatown

On Third Avenue in Downtown Pittsburgh, you’ll find Chinatown Inn, a restaurant with a red-and-green pagoda-style entrance that has carried on Chinese culture in this city for three generations. It’s owned by the Yee family, and it is the last remaining business of Pittsburgh’s Original Chinatown.

History / May 26, 2021

Celebrate Mr. Rogers 1-4-3-Day in Pittsburgh - Kindness Zone based on Mr. Rodgers Neighborhood philosophy

13 ways to celebrate 143 Day in Pittsburgh

As a way to honor Fred Rogers’ legacy of kindness, Gov. Tom Wolf has proclaimed May 23 as “1-4-3 Day” and is asking Pennsylvanians to show gratitude to one another, today through Sunday. If yinz are looking for a little inspiration, we came up with a list of 13 ways you can celebrate #143DayInPA in the place that Mr. Rogers called home.

Things to do / May 20, 2021