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  1. Project End Human Trafficking Holds Fundraiser TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2015 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    Project to End Human Trafficking hosts a free gallery exhibit and fundraiser tonight at the Square Cafe in Regent Square. PEHT was created in 2004 by Mary C. Burke, a professor of psychology at Carlow University, to work toward the prevention and elimination of human trafficking.


  2. Local delegates for Bernie Sanders fundraise to offset DNC costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    Five delegates from the Pittsburgh area are fundraising to pay for significant hotel costs at this month's Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Efforts include a GoFundMe campaign and an upcoming fundraiser in the Strip District this Saturday.


  3. In its forth year, the Deutschtown Music Festival continues to grow exponentiallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    Free. Visit deutschtownmusic festival.org for the full schedule. The first Deutschtown Music festival, in 2013, featured roughly 50 bands performing on 12 stages.


  4. mobile versionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    Showgoers might be excited to see the flashy pop of Lucius, the sharp rock of Margaret Glaspy and the folk-tinged indie of Boy & Bear, but those aren't the only musicians performing at WYEP's Summer Music Festival this weekend. For those who decide to stroll into Schenley Plaza this Saturday afternoon, there's a special treat.


  5. Drusky Entertainment announces it will bid farewell to Pittsburgh's Altar Bar at the end of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    For the past decade, Altar Bar, the de-sanctified church turned bar and music venue has been the flagship venue for Drusky Entertainment. This morning, the concert-promotion company announced the end of an era, saying that they will no longer occupy the building.


  6. Pittsburgh health-care companies looking to improve care for LGBT communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    Last week, City Paper wrote about the issues surrounding LGBT residents in the Pittsburgh area receiving adequate health care . Jason Herring, of the Pittsburgh AIDS Task Force, said stigmas still exist that cause gay, trans and bisexual patients to feel uncomfortable asking doctors for the treatment they need, and that doctors also need educated on how to properly respond when LGBT-specific request are made.


  7. SPACE hosts Pittsburgh's third annual Performance Art Festival tomorrow and SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    After drawing more than 500 visitors last year, the Performance Art Festival is back, featuring performances by 22 artists from all over the globe, and now as part of the Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival . Founded by Bunker Projects , a gallery and artist residency based in Friendship, the festival plans to showcase 16 combined hours of performance.


  8. 'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes' event comes to PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2015 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    Since 2001, Walk a Mile in Her ShoesA : The International Men's March to Stop Rape, Sexual Assault & Gender Violence has covered ground in cities around the globe. Now, that event is coming to Pittsburgh.


  9. Mass shooting in Pittsburgh suburb leaves five dead, three injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    Allegheny County Police Superintendent Charles Moffat speaks to Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala at the scene of a mass shooting outside Pittsburgh Wednesday night. After a mass shooting in the Pittsburgh suburb of Wilkinsburg last night took the lives of five and injured three more, Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala returned to the scene of the shooting earlier today to meet with the victims' families and address the public.


  10. From the Jeep to Big John Studd, Wysocki sings the praises of Butler...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    Butler County is rolling right now. Of all the counties touching Allegheny, it's the only one that's gaining population.


  11. With their single a oeCountrified,a Pittsburgha s The Stickers make a mark on the country chartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    Though few would call Pittsburgh a hot-bed of mainstream country music, you don't have to drive far to find a diner with Froggy on the radio, or a bar with an aspiring Blake Shelton on stage. Joe Wodarek, who fronts local country band The Stickers, argues that the city and the genre are better matched than one might expect: "Someone asked me why I love country music," he says.


  12. Long-standing Pittsburgh reggae group The Freedom Band releases its first albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    $5. 412-904-3335 or jamesstreet gastropub.com After more than a decade together, the Freedom Band is finally getting around to releasing a record. It's "sort of sad," drummer "Chizzy" Chuck Kristan laughs.


  13. At the Glass Center, Susan Taylor Glasgow's ironic tributes to domesticity.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    The centerpiece of Susan Taylor Glasgow's exhibition Absence of Body , at the Pittsburgh Glass Center, is undoubtedly "The Communal Nest," a large-scale assemblage consisting of glass twigs, real branches, a chair and a glass pillow. The work was built with help from the community and from artists around the world, all of whom contributed glass twigs to this "collective" nest.


  14. Pittsburgh is the model for another post-apocalyptic landscape in another video gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    Pittsburghers might regard the traffic on the city's many bridges as pretty brutal at rush hour. But imagine navigating them on foot ... and then throw in a couple of landmines, and change the city itself into a radioactive wilderness.


  15. Punkass WildfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    Chicago has never looked more magnificent than from the back of this Harley, the skyscrapers are wildfire burning from the sidewalk up. My friend Brent is waiting for me at the Uptown Lounge, holding my purse and sunglasses as collateral in case I don't come back, choose the road over graduate classes and teaching job.


  16. Tracksploitation takes DJing to another dimensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    Sun., April 8 10 p.m. Shadow Lounge 5972 Baum Blvd. East Liberty. $10-15. Age 18 and up.


  17. The Most Wonderful Time of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2013 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    Record Store Day has, in its six years of existence, become as much a rite of spring for many of us as baseball's opening day, or the first day of trout season. Always coming in mid-April, the event - designed to bolster support of independently run music stores - is like Music-Nerd Christmas .


  18. Dean Cercone and Ivory Weeds look in from the outsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2013 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    Two summers ago, Dean Cercone did something that would have been unimaginable 10 years earlier. He stood onstage with the man known as Jandek.


  19. Guitarist Kelli Rudick incorporates unusual instruments into her complex compositionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2013 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    When we last encountered Kelli Rudick here in Pittsburgh, this past spring, a burgeoning head cold and a crackly PA system conspired against her performance. Her set was ultimately cut slightly short, but circumstance couldn't stop Rudick from weaving gorgeous blankets of sound that often made one lose sight of the distractions at hand.


  20. Allen Stone brings contemporary blue-eyed soul to Stage AERead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2012 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    $10-12. 412-229-5483 or stageae.com In the age-old debate between style and substance, 24-year-old soul singer Allen Stone stands as an anomaly.


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