Vol. 18, No. 50
By Melissa Meinzer
Best of 2008
Change You Can Believe In
By CP Staff
Best of 2008 Staff Picks: culture + nightlife
Media: P-G staffers begin taking buyouts ...
By Marty Levine
Media: ...While other parts of the paper go to the dogs
By Charlie Deitch
Best of 2008 Staff Picks: food + drink
Best of 2008 Staff Picks: goods + services
Business: Two pizza shop owners at odds over one name
By Chris Young
Best of 2008 Staff Picks: people + places + propaganda
readers' poll results
The Terrace Room
By Angelique Bamberg and Jason Roth
Boyd & Blair Potato Vodka
By Jessica Lam
Then and Now
Teenie Harris' seldom-seen portraits of mid-century Pittsburgh cross-dressers are paired with shots by contemporary photographers.
By Robert Isenberg
A renowned religious architect's favorite works were built here in Pittsburgh.
By Charles Rosenblum
Creative Nonfiction explores Pittsburgh in Words with seven original essays.
By Bill O'Driscoll
A Carnegie Library project preserves times gone by in oral histories online.
Local singer-songwriter Joy Ike has the goods on Good Morning
By Andy Mulkerin
How is the financial downturn affecting the local music scene?
By Manny Theiner
Canada's Constantines sail down "Credit River" to Thunderbird Café this week
By Aaron Jentzen
Satin Gum's debut EP offers plenty to chew on
By Margaret Welsh
Burning Star Core plays Dynamo Sound Collective's mini-fest of experimental noise
When We Shine combines folk music and civic pride, with uneven results
By Sean Collier
Several Conclusions layers blankets of sound atop chilly folk tunes
By Ted Hoover
Point Park's The Snow Queen gives a fairy tale a modern (and modern-dance) spin.
By Steve Sucato
Bio-pic about pioneering gay politician Harvey Milk shows progress gained amid battles still unwon
By Harry Kloman
A Christmas Tale
Even the French have family troubles at the holidays
Ashes of Time Redux
Memory hurts more than swords in Wong Kar-wai's drama set in long-ago China
By Al Hoff
This twisty darkly comedic thriller fails to satisfy
Comic Gab Cody takes on the holidays.
By Dan Savage
This Just In: December 11 - 18
By Frances Sansig Monahan
Ready to Run™ Pittsburgh
Chatham University Shadyside Campus
Sat., Jan. 25, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Audio & Video Archive
More Lynn Cullen Live
Bill Nye wants residents of Mars, Pa. to get a free SodaStream
By Ollie Gratzinger
Where to celebrate the Lunar New Year with authentic Chinese flavors
By Maggie Weaver
How America’s new trade deal could undermine Pittsburgh’s plastics future
By Ryan Deto
Feed a cute bird, help save Australian wildlife at the National Aviary
By Amanda Waltz