Pittsburgh City Paper | Issue Archives | Aug 5, 2010
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  • Aug 5-11, 2010
  • Vol. 20, No. 31

News

  • School Rivals
  • School Rivals

    Communities concerned as district advances plans for school re-alignment
  • Casting Lots
  • Casting Lots

    City officials weigh a controversial plan to lease city parking facilities. But how much choice does Pittsburgh have? 
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  • Tea Party Mix
  • Tea Party Mix

    Local rap artist takes on the right's most vocal activists
  • Drawn and Quartered
  • Drawn and Quartered

    Neighborhood businesses worry that proposed parking-meter hikes could nickel-and-dime them to death
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Food+Drink

  • J'eet
  • Restaurant Reviews
  • J'eet

    Traditional coffeehouse offerings of sandwiches and salads, enlivened by inventive crepes.

Music

Film

  • Dinner for Schmucks
  • Dinner for Schmucks

    This new comedy from Jay Roach seems to be parodying itself -- but you might not get the joke.
  • Countdown to Zero
  • Countdown to Zero

    A documentary that posits: A truly safe world has no nuclear weapons
  • Winter's Bone
  • Winter's Bone

    A lean, but haunting tale of resilience, set in the Ozarks

Arts+Entertainment

Views

Stage

  • The Howling Miller
  • Theater
  • The Howling Miller

    For such an obscure context -- Finland in the 1950s -- Miller is incredibly funny, and director Duschenes doesn't miss a comic opportunity.
  • No Man's Land
  • Theater
  • No Man's Land

    No Man's Land is the type of work you could spend a whole life time studying.

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Spotlight Events

  • Salsa Fridays @ Cabaret at Theater Square

    • Fridays, 10:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.
  • Steel City Slam @ Capri Pizza and Bar

    • Tuesdays, 7:45 p.m.
    • 1 going/interested
  • Pittsburgh Banjo Club @ Allegheny Elks Lodge #339

    • Wednesdays, 8 p.m.

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