Black History Month
A story of love, family and courage continues to have an impact, though it has been told for more than 80 years.
A local chapter of a national fraternity — that was motivated by the challenges facing many black children — has created a useful program.
What a group of African-American women decided to do in the early 1900s on a university campus has withstood the test of time.
In Homewood, on North Homewood Avenue, stands a small bakery store that has been serving the community for more than 35 years.
Dr. Laurence Glasco, a professor of African-American history at the University of Pittsburgh is teaming up with Dollar Bank.
Employees of Dollar Bank, a bank that has been in the community since July 19, 1855, discovered several documents a couple years ago, many of them actual signature ledgers, as well as the original charter and articles of incorporation.
The Heinz History Center’s gripping exhibit, “From Slavery to Freedom,” has new touches.
February is Black History Month. There are many things planned in Pittsburgh to celebrate it.
In celebration of Black History Month, we took a look at a local legendary musician who is giving back to his community.
August Wilson and Dr. Leroy Patrick have been named the winners of the Spirit of King Awards for 2014.
Monday is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. To honor Dr. King’s legacy, PNC is debuting 12 oral histories of prominent African Americans in western Pennsylvania.
In today’s Black History Month salute. We take a look at a man who served during World War II.
Nearly 50 years have passed since Martin Luther King uttered his famous “I Have A Dream” speech in Washington, DC.
Walking into the exhibit, “From Slavery to Freedom,” some visitors may be overwhelmed by the reproduction of a slave ship.
Earlier this month, a University of Pittsburgh alumnus donated eight important African artifacts in honor of an African American history professor.