From classroom teachers and school principals to nonprofit leaders in tech education and teaching through international service, this Who’s Next class has a love of learning. Read about the 18 young Pittsburgh leaders in our Who’s Next: Education class, then make sure to get your tickets to toast them at a happy hour on July 26 at Ascender in East Liberty.
Joseph Papp of Bethel Park is one of the plaintiffs in a federal lawsuit against Donald Trump that claims the president has unlawfully blocked them on Twitter, reported TribLive. Papp, a registered Republican, realized he was blocked when he woke up one morning, looked at his phone and thought, "That's weird. The president hasn't tweeted yet." Read more about the two tweets Papp sent to Trump's account and why he said being blocked makes him feel "a deep sense of unease."
Pittsburgh City Council is once again *not* considering a pair of lead-related bills this week. One would allow the city to replace lead services line on private property, a bill that Mayor Bill Peduto called "convoluted" to WESA. Instead, city officials were hoping to get a bill passed in the state legislature to meet the same goal — but that legislation has unexpectedly stalled in the House.
|What||Celebrate all things Irish through music, food and dancing at the 27th annual Celtic Celebration. Other activities include an intro into Irish genealogy, cultural Hedge school, and a chance to hang out with Irish pups, such as setters, wolfhounds.|
|Where||Riverplex at Sandcastle at 1000 Sandcastle Dr. (West Homestead)|
|When||September 8, 2017 at 4:00 pm to September 10, 2017 at 5:00 pm|
|How much||Ticket prices vary|
|What||The New Renaissance Theatre Company will present The Unrehearsed Shakespeare Project's "The Taming of the Shrew." This fast-paced show will be performed using the unrehearsed cue script technique. No SparkNotes necessary.|
|Where||Schenley Plaza at 4100 Forbes Ave. (Oakland)|
|When||July 13, 2017 at 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm|
The Incline Likes
After three years of planning and work, Superior Motors opens Saturday. You've probably already heard a lot about the new project by Kevin Sousa. The Incline collected the need-to-know information about the restaurant including why everyone is so excited and what it takes to get a dinner reservation.
Valyrio Māzis, "Game of Thrones" fans. Soon, you'll be able to tell that means "Valyrian is coming" in High Valyrian, thanks to a new Duolingo program. Engadget reported that a High Valyrian to English course will be released today — just in time to brush up before the HBO show comes back this weekend. Valar morghulis.