Vol. 21, No. 38
Sidewalk Art: City man spends a year observing life from street level
"I saw the world from the sidewalk. I didn't realize how angry people were."
By Chris Young
Questions Mounting: Lawsuit makes sex-abuse allegation against officer named in SCI-Pittsburgh probe
Inmate's claim names one of eight suspended prison guards
By Matt Stroud
Stepping on the Gas
Despite a heated debate among Pittsburgh officials, interest in the city's natural-gas resources has cooled.
By Chris Potter
Say, What?: Exec candidates struggle to address community concerns in BPEP debate
Rhetoric/personal jabs dominate event
By Charlie Deitch
Hunting the Wild Mushroom
A produce-delivery company has a sideline foraging for fungi
Friendly service, a relaxed atmosphere, reasonable prices and an intriguing menu make this venue a welcome stop in Bellevue
By Angelique Bamberg and Jason Roth
Going smoke-free a success at New Amsterdam -- so far
"I think people are just getting used to it, because it's pretty much everywhere now."
By Hal B. Klein
A conversation with superhero-comics artist Alex Ross
Warhol show is the first retrospective of his work.
By Nick Keppler
Reviews of new poetry books by Lori Jakiela and Bob Ziller
"The Mill Hunk's Daughter..." looks at the world of the stewardess; "Van Gogh Surfing" ranges from politics to lyrical observation.
By Bill O'Driscoll
Shade Cobain goes from selector to MC to producer
"My mom and stepdad used to freestyle battle each other. And then one day I jumped in."
By Rory D. Webb
New Shouts Shout New Songs on Sing New Shouts
"We wanted to bring the wholeness of the '60s together, all of those vibes and all of those looks."
By Patrick Bowman
Critics' Picks: Sept 23 - 28
Local shows by Trey Songz, Foo Fighters, NewVillager, Chromeo and Mt. Eerie
By Kate Magoc and Andy Mulkerin
Host Skull mixes pop, performance art and cross-country drives
By Andy Mulkerin
On the Record: Bill Toms
The singer-songwriter and former Houserockers guitarist talks about his new album, Memphis
Wicked's an entertainment-industry juggernaut -- but it's also a good show.
Natalie Daradich, as Glinda, and Anne Brummel, as Elphaba, turn in powerful and fiercely committed performances.
By Ted Hoover
Bootleggin' and Bathtub Gin
Bricolage's Midnight Radio series takes on a Pittsburgh true-crime story with mixed results.
By Michelle Pilecki
It's like sticking an Anderson Cooper segment in the middle of "Watership Down."
By Robert Isenberg
Rod Lurie's remake devolves into ineffective culture-wars melodrama.
By Harry Kloman
Plucky people help a plucky dolphin in this inspirational family flick
By Al Hoff
A new doc looks at one group working to halt youth violence in Chicago
Moving Mountains: Activists taking the battle to mountaintop-removal companies
"We face these repercussions, but the coal industry doesn't."
Short List: Week of September 22 - 27
The Palace Theatre
Sun., Oct. 20, 7:30 p.m.
Audio & Video Archive
More Lynn Cullen Live
Finding the freedom to 'f*ck like an animal'
By Jessie Sage
Roll the dice on Mana Boardgame Tavern in the North Side
By Amanda Waltz
Bike Pittsburgh counted 123 vehicles parked in city bike lanes yesterday
By Ryan Deto
Solving the mystery of the swarming birds of ALCOSAN