However, Michael Rieg, a veteran, is planning to make the trek from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh on foot to raise money for other veterans.
Visitors to Allegheny County parks or the city’s Schenley Park will soon see men and women in a different kind of uniform — that of park ranger.
Pittsburgh has been ranked as the best city in America for hockey fans!
Head to these five bars to celebrate the city’s LGTB Pride Month as only Pittsburgh can.
Italian fare in Pittsburg is delectable and desired by many of the residents and visitors to the area. Since there are several fantastic Italian restaurants in the area, food lovers will definitely get to treat their taste buds to the best Italian restaurants around.
Pittsburgh has more than 700 sets of public steps, and a group on the South Side has a creative idea to transform some of them.
The swimming pool at Ammon Recreation Center in the Hill District is 80-years-old and in need of repair. The city’s Parks and Recreation Department thought it was on track to do just that until last month.
Tim McGraw has given away over 100 homes to veterans and he is nowhere close to being done.
Whether you are planning to say “I do” this summer or you are looking to support your favorite bride-to-be, dress shopping is an important part of the big day. Here are some great places to shop for wedding finery in Pittsburgh.
The city’s 18 outdoor swimming pools open for the season today.
For those in the Pittsburgh area, horseback riding is a great way to have fun. All different ages enjoy the sport, and there are several great ranches and farms in the area to enjoy the wonderment of riding a horse.
Stroke survivor biking across the country raising money and awareness.
Kids in the city’s Hill District neighborhood will have to find another place to go swimming this summer.
The time is right to get on some wheels and skate on over to an indoor or outdoor skate park, and the Pittsburgh region has fabulous facilities for all ability levels. There is no need to worry about standing out as a neophyte, as there are lessons available or dedicated skateboarders will help with any insecurities. Be sure to check with the rules of the skate park and the equipment needed for all safety concerns. Check out the stores for skateboards, accessories, posters, magazines and questions about any applicable rates. It may not be the actual X-Games or Extreme Sports genre, but it is a chance to express creativity with heaps of fun and exercise through a host of twists , turns, jumps and elevation changes.
If anyone in this town deserves to do it his way, it is Mario Lemieux.