Vol. 22, No. 3
Winter Guide 2012
By CP Staff
Poll Dancing: Activists hoping to prevent passage of ID bill before election
"This is a law pushed by people who count votes ... a calculated move to swing elections."
By Charlie Deitch
Down Payment: Despite $88,000 settlement, city still faces lawsuits from G-20 arrestees
Lawsuits stem from 2009 arrests on or near Pitt's Cathedral of Learning
By Marty Levine
Christina Worsing reinvents the clothing swap
By Abby Mendelson
Bumpy Ride: Port Authority getting set for massive service cuts, rate hikes
"It's a big step to the death of public transit in Allegheny County, as well as the death of a livable city."
By Lauren Daley-Maurer
Pino's Contemporary Italian
From pizzeria to fine dining, this long-standing restaurant continues to impress
By Angelique Bamberg and Jason Roth
North Country Brewing Company
At this brew pub, the environment is as important as the beer
A modern-day "D-Vinci"
Local artist's mural enlivens D's Six Pax
By Hal B. Klein
A moody, engimatic installation work hits home at the Carnegie.
Cathy Wilkes transforms an historical display into a haunting meditation on love, memory and death.
By Nadine Wasserman
Tycho takes a dive
Musician/artist Scott Hansen talks sound design and otherwordly art
By Andy Mulkerin
Jaymay has fans in high places
"Anyone who's ‘liked' me, I feel like they really like me"
By Margaret Welsh
Critics' Picks: January 20 - 25
Local shows by Mind Fish, The Weber Brothers, Names Divine and Bleached.
André Costello releases solo debut
The Ellwood City native says he learned to "find a beauty in the terrible."
New releases from Nick Marzock, David Michael King and Scene Stage the World
Mike Daisey faces the dark side of his beloved Apple devices.
Monologuist traveled to China to research The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs
By Bill O'Driscoll
Get your ticket for Jesus Hopped the A Train.
It's the Pittsburgh-premiere production for one of the most exciting new voices in American theater.
By Ted Hoover
The nationally recognized August Wilson Center Dance Ensemble honors songwriter Bill Withers.
"There were so many great songs that I actually did not realize were his music."
By Steve Sucato
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
Jonathan Safran Foer's novel becomes a moving film about loss and healing
By Harry Kloman
In which the darkness of illegal immigration is depicted in a sweet fairy tale
By Al Hoff
A junky but somewhat entertaining actioner about international smuggling
Full Metal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos
The action anime series presents a new installment
Semper Fi: Always Faithful
A muckraking — and inspirational — doc about one Marine's fight for environmental justice
French dramedy about a 10-year-old girl who passes for a boy
A Sunlit Puzzle: Studying the mystery behind solar panel efficiency
"This is a hot field in the research community around the world"
LGBT youth whose families are hostile are eight times likelier to commit suicide than their straight peers.
Craig Street, Oakland
Lynn Cullen Live 01/24/12
Audio & Video Archive
Lynn Cullen Live 01/18/12
Lynn Cullen Live 01/19/12
Lynn Cullen Live 01/20/12
Lynn Cullen Live 01/23/12
Underworld Awakening Movie Trailer - CP TV
Short List: January 19 - 25
1st Annual Beaver Falls Pro Bowl Chili Walk-Off
Downtown Beaver Falls
Sat., Jan. 25, 11 a.m.-4 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