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How local is your beer? Brewers add more fresh, locally grown ingredients
Issue Media Group
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Despite our love of local brews, many of the ingredients in our favorite beers are not sourced locally. Learn how brewers in Toronto, The Twin Cities, Cleveland and Philly are tapping into the local farming movement in their communities to add more fresh ingredients.
Planting the seed: Local organizations create opportunities for girls interested in STEM careers
Amanda Leff Ritchie
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
In America, women are significantly underrepresented in science, technology, engineering and math fields, but several Pittsburgh organizations are working to change the statistics. Through mentorship and hands-on experience these local programs are working to pave the way for a more gender balanced generation of STEM professionals.
With historic influx of urban residents, cities are seeing growth in amenities
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
After decades of population loss, many cities are now growing faster than the rest of their metro areas. Urban developers are trying to attract the right amenities to support the new wave of urbanites. So what’s needed to sustain a dense and vibrant city? The answers might surprise you.
With space to grow, local food flourishes in Western PA
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
The area around Pittsburgh has everything it needs to foster a thriving locavore movement -- ample affordable farmland, creative community leaders and passionate chefs. Together, they're cooking up something powerful.
The best of Pop City in 2014
Erin Keane Scott
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Pittsburgh keeps getting better and Pop City's not doing to shabby either. We took some time to reflect and compile some of the best, most well-read stories of 2014 so far.
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Free day at Phipps next week
The Neighborhood Flea debuts Sunday in the Strip
Mayor Peduto launches initiative to bolster immigration
4th Annual Community Development Summit held downtown
Locals create Indiegogo campaign to save Bloomfield sandwich shop
Neighborhood Allies names inaugural president
Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership celebrates 20 years by planning for the future
Bloomfield Saturday Market will launch next month with local product and handmade crafts
Eat + Drink: A barleywine festival, a writer in the kitchen, mac & cheese fallout and more
Local grocer bringing market to the Mexican War Streets
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'Pittsburgh, you're too nice to be unhappy'
Source: Time Magazine
'Why Adelaide should be more like Pittsburgh - a phoenix city that has reinvented itself'
Source: The Herald Sun
Luke Bryan's stop in Pittsburgh made waves
Source: People Magazine
The Last Billboard makes Buzzfeed
US District Court Judge rules Pennsylvania same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional
Source: Freedom to Marry
'Pittsburgh basks in refurbished image'
Source: Merced Sun-Star
Breath easy yinz- we've got 42 percent tree cover
Source: National Geographic
Vote for a LEGO Cathedral of Learning
Source: LEGO Cuusoo
Where are the heroes for the August Wilson Center
Peduto to encourage immigration to Pittsburgh
Source: Fast Company
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Nebulus brings musicians together in the cloud
Thinkerous: Helping communities solve problems through structured collaboration
Pittsburgh 2030 District is two years ahead of schedule for energy reductions in Downtown Pittsburgh
Plugged in: CMU's Electric Garage now offers the only public Tesla charging station in Pittsburgh
A note from your Pop City editors...
What do you get when 85 Broads in Pittsburgh concoct martinis for the holidays?
What is UpTo? For starters, the community social accelerator is up to a regionwide expansion
New Pittsburgh Collaborative celebrates 10 years with a work party at STUDIO of Creative Inquiry
Busking is back and taking it to the T Stations with a year-round schedule of performances
Two Pitt studies: The future of Twitter. Are your "mutual friends" putting you at risk?
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Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse holds pay-what-you-can fundraiser
Save the Carrie Deer and preserve a piece of Pittsburgh's industrial past
85 Broads renames and rebrands to Ellevate
Gutchies for good: TRIM Pittsburgh's Underwear Party
Pittsburgh Public Market launches Kickstarter for a shared use kitchen
Summer Food Service Program helps prevent child hunger once school ends
PGH Funded: Goodwill SWPA receives $800,000 grant
A fete for From The Ground Up Project at Phipps
Urban Chicken Coop Tour shows the fun side of urban chicken farming
Family moves into Habitat for Humanity home after years in refugee camp
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