If you’ve ever been curious about the history of a Pittsburgh neighborhood or street, a new website might provide the answer. The “Pittsburgh Mapping and Historical Site Viewer,” produced by the ESRI Mapping Center, is […]
Today marks the 71st anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. And a piece of that historic day is on display for the Pittsburgh community to see — an artifact from a sunken battleship.
These early American history legends may be conventional wisdom, and some are even taught in school, but they definitely are not facts. The following myths originated from poems, stories that changed over time or historical […]
Ever wondered how Valentine’s Day started? We’ve got the answer for you…
Rushel Shell now owns the WPIAL career rushing record, but there’s still more he can do to enhance his legacy as one of the greatest to ever play his position in western Pennsylvania.
Labor Day facts to make you the Resident Smarty Pants at your weekend BBQ
Dr. Tomiko Brown-Nagin joined KDKA Radio’s Chris Moore to discuss her book “In Courage To Dissent: Atlanta and the Long History of the Civil Rights Movement.”
Commemorate this Independence Day by reading a book written by a President of the United States. Our current and former Commanders in Chief have composed many memoirs, political and social writings and even works of […]
Father’s Day, the holiday set aside to celebrate dad, has been an institution for 101 years. But what is the evolution of Father’s Day? How did it become the holiday it is today? One Father’s Day historian offers his unique perspective on the third Sunday in June and after you read this, you too will be a Father’s Day expert.
PITTSBURGH (NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA) – Virginia Reno joins Chris Moore to discuss the future of Social Security across the generations. Virginia is the Vice President of the income security policy for the National Academy of […]
Dr. Gareth Porter joins Chris Moore to discuss his piece “From Military-Industrial Complex to Permanent War State.”