Road Closures: 2016 Great Race Poised To Cause Traffic HeadachesAround 14,000 people will take to the streets this year, between the 5K walk and run and the Great Race 10K.
Best Pittsburgh Mountain Biking SpotsHere are some of the city's best spots to mountain-bike, from great practice spots to challenging mountainous trails to put your skills to a real test and even an indoor bike park.
City Of Pittsburgh Working To Eliminate Pesticide UsePittsburgh is joining only a handful of cities nationwide to stop using chemical pesticides -- except in very rare instances -- starting in the city parks.
Best Jungle Gyms In PittsburghAs warm, sunny weather slowly makes its way back into Pittsburgh, why not take the kids out to play?
Homestead Reaping Benefits Of State’s Efforts To Improve RecreationPennsylvania is pumping millions of dollars into efforts to improve recreation across the Commonwealth.
Best Parks In Pittsburgh For A Winter Nature WalkWhat could be better than a rare, beautiful day in the winter? If you need to get out and experience some winter scenes, here are some great parks for a winter nature walk in Pittsburgh.
Runners Cross Finish Line Of 2015 Great RaceThousands of athletes are taking to the streets of Pittsburgh this Sunday morning to participate in the 38th Richard S. Caliguiri City of Pittsburgh Great Race!
Best Dog-Friendly Hiking Trails Near PittsburghDogs are a vital part of the family, and walking or hiking through the splendor of the Pittsburgh region will result in a memorable journey. There are beautiful vistas and landscapes to be enjoyed by your favorite pet, and a great way to exercise together and get a fresh breath of air during the dog-days of summer.
Best Spots For A Picnic In PittsburghFew summertime endeavors are as simple and enjoyable as a picnic, and Pittsburgh's picnics are limited only by the imagination. Whether your style is PB&J sandwiches with your favorite pooch, or smoked salmon and chardonnay packed carefully into a wicker basket, the spots on this list provide the perfect backdrop for those sun-soaked summer get togethers.
Councilman Calling For Changes After Fatal Dog Mauling In Frick ParkA day after a dog was mauled and killed in a city park; the city councilmember who represents the area is calling for more signage and possibly the presence of park rangers.
Dog Fatally Mauled By Another Dog In Frick ParkA woman claims a dog was viciously attacked and killed at a local dog park.
Best Parks In PittsburghIt's time to ditch the snow shovel and head for the great outdoors at some of the best parks in the world, right here in Pittsburgh.