Pittsburgh City Paper | Issue Archives | Dec 20, 2007
  • Issue of
  • Dec 20-26, 2007
  • Vol. 17, No. 51

News+Features

  • The Wecht Files
  • Features
  • The Wecht Files

    The controversial coroner goes on trial next month … who will try the system that judges him?
  • History Repeating?
  • News
  • History Repeating?

    Hill District community groups say arena construction without CBA will be 1950s all over again.

Food+Drink

  • Azzeria
  • Dining Reviews
  • Azzeria

    Pizza in a former coal mine -- now that sounds cozy. And, at Azzeria, it is. Owners Gary Matson and Mike Hren mine the appetites of hungry commuters as they motor to and from Downtown, with locations on both sides of busy Banksville Road.

Music

Screen

  • Juno
  • Movie Reviews + Features
  • Juno

    This wry comedy about a pregnant hipster teen has plenty of snappy lines, and even a sweet scene or two.

Arts

Views

  • This Just In: Dec 19 - 26
  • This Just In
  • This Just In: Dec 19 - 26

    Highlights from the local TV news: Woman gets "Deer John" letter ... Myspace vandal tags herself instead ... Andrew Stockey checks out the high-end stock.

Books

Stage

  • A Musical Christmas Carol
  • Theater Reviews + Features
  • A Musical Christmas Carol

    Lyndeck is careful not to play Scrooge as a caricature or a buffoon; he finds the humor in the man (“At my age, hauntings are very hard to bear”), yet refuses to play it broadly, making his transformation from selfish into selfless convincing.

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Spotlight Events

  • Edward McClelland @ Penguin Bookshop

    • Sat., July 22, 1 p.m.
  • Sweeney Todd @ Winchester Thurston, Upper School

    • Sat., July 22, 2-4:30 p.m. $20-$75
    • Buy Tickets
  • The Ex-Wives Club @ Unplanned Comedy Warehouse

    • Sat., July 22, 8 p.m.

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