Vol. 18, No. 3
Winter Guide 2008
This year's Winter Guide offers puzzles and other cold comforts
Is it red tape or good old-fashioned racial profiling that is holding up the visas of local Saudi students?
By Charlie Deitch
Winter Guide Cryptogram
Going Through the Motions: Jan. 15
We sit through city council so you don't have to.
Winter Guide Word Search
Winter Guide Scramble
Education: Pay Site
Anti-strike Web site publishes Pittsburgh teacher salaries
By Chris Young
Winter Guide Photo Search
Neighborhoods: Most livable city for whom?
Panel discusses how to make Pittsburgh livable for all residents
By Melissa Meinzer
Winter Guide Maze
Winter Guide Crossword
Winter Guide Mix & Match
Winter Guide MadLib
Steel City Rib House
By Angelique Bamberg and Jason Roth
The Ravioli Lady
By Colleen Van Tassell
The Associated Artists of Pittsburgh 97th Annual Exhibition has a lot to say — and a lot of fun saying it.
By Savannah Guz
The new Billy Conn biography Sweet William tells the rousing story of the real "Pittsburgh Kid."
A Cup of Russian Tea
Anti-Flag's A-F Records gives Incommunicado a boost
By Manny Theiner
Scythian blends Eastern European and Celtic folk
By Aaron Jentzen
DJ Cutups digs the diverse descendents of drum 'n' bass
By Justin Hopper
Ontario goths The Birthday Massacre perform at Mr. Small's Theatre
A reunited A.P.P.L.E. brings '80s punk to Belvedere's
The Vagina Monologues
By Ted Hoover
Comedian Jon Reep explores the ups and downs of fame.
By Ben Karakh
Menopause: The Musical
By Gordon Spencer
Director Tamara Jenkins leaves her audience with a lot to think about.
By Harry Kloman
Tom Collins' melancholy drama catches up with middle-aged Irish immigrants adrift in today's London.
By Al Hoff
This poorly scripted and lazily produced comedy about ripping off a struggling inner-city church looks like it cost less than $10 to make.
Callie Khouri's heist comedy has some of the vibe of a 1970s caper.
A straight-up chick flick about a perennial bridesmaid.
By Dan Savage
Letters to the Editor: Jan 16 - 23
I grew up in Pittsburgh, and noticed something when I was home for Christmas: What is up with the toilets in everyone's basements? I have never seen this in any other city!
Question submitted by: Colleen Cowan, La Palma, Calif.
By Chris Potter
A Conversation with Daisy Balawejder
By Heather Mull
This Just In: Jan 16 - 23
By Frances Sansig Monahan
August Wilson Cultural Center
Thu., Nov. 21, 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
Audio & Video Archive
More Lynn Cullen Live
Pittsburgh region’s manufacturing employment at lowest point in modern history
By Ryan Deto
Module to commence ground-breaking on mixed-income housing development in Garfield
By Amanda Waltz
Hey, Artists. This is what a gallery owner wants to see
By Lissa Brennan
Sister Epic brings colorful cowhides and other luxurious leather goods to Pittsburgh fashion scene