<i>City Paper’s</i> Winter Guide provides reasons to leave the house

City Paper’s Winter Guide provides reasons to leave the house

Check out plays, museums, ice sculptures, concerts and new cars
New feminist makerspace comes to Pittsburgh

New feminist makerspace comes to Pittsburgh

“We started imagining a space where feminism could meet technology education.”
USA Sumo show will raise money for Greater Pittsburgh YMCA

USA Sumo show will raise money for Greater Pittsburgh YMCA

“In this culture, I didn’t think people would like a sport where your rear isn’t covered.”


As Donald Trump prepares to be sworn in as the 45th president, Ambridge isn’t waiting around for his help.

“Ambridge needs the help of the people who are living and working there.”

New feminist makerspace comes to Pittsburgh

“We started imagining a space where feminism could meet technology education.”


Two Gunns: Guitarist Steve Gunn finds joy in both collaboration and solo work

“We wanted to pare down and get back to a more simple style of touring.”

Critics' Picks, Jan. 19-25

Performances by Bad Case of Big Mouth, The Uptown Woods, Mathew Tembo and more

New Releases

Reviews of records by The Silver Thread, Bill Deasy and T-Tops

Destory All, the new CD from Pittsburgh Trio Strange Monsters, is full of character

“How would you feel if Optimus Prime was your older brother?”


The Domesticity of Abandonment explores dispossessed people and objects

Group show at SPACE features local and international artists


Bodiography Contemporary Ballet marks its 15th anniversary

“Red Carpet” program includes new and repertory works

Short List

Short List: Jan 18-24

The Royale at City Theatre; Downtown’s winter Gallery Crawl; Pittsburgh Opera’s Richard the Lionheart; Confidential Musical Theater Project


UUBU 6 brings an assortment of comfort-food dishes to the South Side Slopes

Portions are tremendous and inexpensively priced

Just Good Donuts, on the South Side, makes well-priced fancy donuts

“There’s no reason to pay $24 for a half-dozen donuts.”

Pittsburgh Drinks

A journalist and a veteran bartender team up for a history of imbibing in Pittsburgh

Felicia’s Enchiladas

I remember a time when he would tell me about the winding adventures of his youth.

Pittsburgh City Paper Booze Battles: Tender Bar + Kitchen vs. DiAnoia’s Eatery

Rum and Branca Menta make a sweet duo

Brancott Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2015

$ 7/3-oz. pour; $11/6 oz.; $15/9 oz.



Martin Scorsese’s slow-motion epic is an exploration of faith that is of interest, but not particularly entertaining


Paul Verhoeven’s film about a woman seeking her rapist is a real showcase for Isabelle Huppert

The Founder

This origin story of McDonald’s shifts from cheery to darker

Live By Night

A rather dull foray into the gangster days of the Florida Gulf Coast during Prohibition


Jim Jarmusch’s film is a celebration of “everyday poetry,” and those who take the time to find it

20th Century Women

A warm, wise and funny movie about the million messy ways people support each other


USA Sumo show will raise money for Greater Pittsburgh YMCA

“In this culture, I didn’t think people would like a sport where your rear isn’t covered.”

T.J. McConnell is already repping Duquesne basketball in the NBA, and he might not be alone in a few years.

Duquesne’s lineup is a veritable gypsies, tramps and thieves of the court

Former New England Patriot Matt Light gives Steelers fans a chance to be his guest for the AFC Championship

“I’ve got one heck of a great story about Ben Roethlisberger.”


Two local female-led marches filled Pittsburgh streets this weekend

Check out our slideshows from The Women's March on Pittsburgh Downtown and the Our Feminism Must Be Intersectional rally and march in East Liberty.

Two world-renowned sumo wrestlers put on exhibit at Stage AE for charity

Two of the world's most prominent sumo wrestlers put on a show at Stage AE on Saturday night.

Donald Trump Inauguration Day Live Blog: Here's how Pittsburghers are fighting back

Follow along for our coverage of inauguration alternative events and anti-Trump rallies in Pittsburgh today.

Southwestern Pennsylvania Congressman Tim Murphy uses male pronoun when referring to Chelsea Manning in statement

The Republican rep from Upper St. Clair, already holding a dismal record towards LGBT rights, adds jab to transgender community.

On the first day of Donald Trump’s presidency, Pittsburgh Aquarian artists will gather for Aquapolypse Now!

January 21 marks Donald Trump’s first official day in office. It’s also a day where people around the country will act in protest against his administration.

Regional ICE office ignoring supporters of Pittsburgh undocumented immigrant, advocates to take case national

Advocates for Martín Esquivel-Hernandez say this is most likely the last chance to keep him in the U.S.

Bummed about the looming Trump inauguration? Check out these Pittsburgh events.

Here's a list of events happening in Pittsburgh this week to help you get involved and stay involved over the next four years.

A conversation with this week’s Pittsburgh City Paper cover illustrator Rachel Arnold Sager

"Illustrating a bunch of things that are usually considered “boy” interests in a more gender-neutral way was really important to me."


Savage Love

“Dicks don’t fit in ear canals.”

Lynn Cullen Live 01/20/17

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Lynn Cullen Live 01/19/17

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How should environmentalists respond to Trump?

“Caring in silence is not what this moment demands.”


Poet Jennifer Jackson Berry’s The Feeder is a strong collection

She writes in a voice powerful and genuine


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