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23 gifts for every Pittsburgher on your list

Shop local with these Pittsburgh-made gift ideas for everyone on your list. Let the giving begin and support your favorite local makers and small businesses.

Holidays in the 'Burgh / December 8, 2020

Pittsburgh – Extreme Fun

Biking – Pittsburgh Extreme Fun The Wheel Mill (a local thing!) The Jump Room 12,000 Square feet of jump lines, set up to mimic the feeling of riding some of Pennsylvania’s many world class trails. Designed in collaboration with professional BMX riders to ensure you get that true trail feeling. MTB Lessons BMX Lessons Mountain […]

Things to do / June 14, 2020

Pittsburgh – Extreme Fun for Kids

  BIKING The Wheel Mill For Small Kids Learn to Ride Bikes – Lessons for Children Bike Camp for Kids For More Experienced Bikers MTB Lessons BMX Lessons Mountain Bike Classes For the adults – visit here! The Jump Room 12,000 Square feet of jump lines, set up to mimic the feeling of riding some […]

Things to do / June 14, 2020

You Know You’re a Pittsburgh Local If….

You Know You’re a Pittsburgh Local If…. If you know how to use N’at.  “ If you ever want to visit, I’d be glad to show you around n’at.” See what I did there? LOL N’at is a pittsburghese phrase meaning “and that.” Drive through the Fort Pitt tunnel and feel like you’re getting a […]

Peculiar Pittsburgh / May 14, 2020

How to beat coronavirus cabin fever — Pittsburgh style

Stay. Home. Paul McCarthy / Flickr First published March 16, 2020 | Updated June 11, 2020 By now you’ve likely heard the term “social distancing.” And by now we hope you’re practicing it to limit the spread of COVID-19. Need convinced? Read this and this. Now that you’re on board, you may be wondering, “What […]

COVID-19 / April 29, 2020

The Incline needs your help to weather COVID-19 — here’s why

We can’t do this without you. (📸: The Incline) COVID-19 has turned the world upside down.  And that includes our business. Yup, you’re onto us — we’re going to ask you for money. But first, let us tell you why. And then let us tell you why we think The Incline is worth it.  How […]

COVID-19 / April 23, 2020

How to get help during the coronavirus pandemic in Pittsburgh

Help is out there. Photo by Ryan Loew/PublicSource. by Pittsburgh news partners || Updated May 28 It’s hard to overstate the impacts of the novel coronavirus on American life. Lots of people are hurting. Lots of people need help. But it’s often hard to know just where to find that help — or even what’s available. […]

COVID-19 / March 30, 2020

How to help Pittsburghers during the coronavirus pandemic

Always important. 📸: Pittsburgh City Paper by Pittsburgh news partners | Updated May 18 The novel coronavirus is changing how we live and work in very disruptive ways.  These organizations are helping to provide food, money, and other assistance to those impacted by the shutdowns. Here are some ways you can contribute: Food assistance: Donate […]

COVID-19 / March 20, 2020

The latest: Coronavirus in Pittsburgh

An illustration of the novel coronavirus, the cause of the coronavirus disease known as COVID-19. (📸: Centers for Disease Control) This post was last updated July 20. The latest Allegheny County statistics are available here. The latest statewide statistics are available here.   This is a roundup of coronavirus news and resources for Pittsburgh. Sign up […]

COVID-19 / March 16, 2020

It’s back! Nominate your favorite sandwich for the 2020 Ultimate Pittsburgh Fish Fry Bracket

Let’s dig in. (📸: Jasmine Goldband / The Incline) Update Feb. 21: Nominations are now closed. Check back to see the full bracket. Pittsburgh loves fish fry season. We know this because we live here and because we love it, too. And this fish fry season is extra special (and extra crispy) because our fish […]

Brackets / February 17, 2020