Neighborhoods A - L
The Hill District
Neighborhoods M - Z
Tressa Glover and Don DiGiulio of No Name Players. Photograph by Brian Cohen
Pop Filter Hot Pick: Empowering Women opens at Carnegie Museum of Natural History
Wednesday, October 03, 2012
A new exhibition at Carnegie Museum of Natural History blends the beauty of handmade folk art with the entrepreneurialism of women artisans. From Rwanda to Bolivia, we can learn a lot from these skillful women, such as their grassroots business models, their creative passions and their courage to survive.
TEDx Pittsburgh talk: 2.4 million
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
In this fascinating
talk about the power of post-industrial cities, see why Pittsburgh's 2.4 million population is the same now as it was in the 1950s (and what the difference is); and why our region's water advantage could serve us well in the future. Water could be bigger than oil in 20 years. Watch the video or read the script included here. Just don't miss this one.
5 big ideas for Pittsburgh from emerging leaders
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
What do you get when you gather 300 adults in their 20s and 30s and ask them for their thoughts about Pittsburgh? A YouthQuake, of course. And 500 ideas, ranging from concrete and doable to big and transformative. Here are five of the bunch from just one group and then a few more to ponder.
Deliberative Theater performance: Managing Marcellus
Wednesday, August 10, 2011
If you missed the Managing Marcellus event hosted by Pop City and our partners on July 27th, don't miss this taping of the performance that kicked it off. The Deliberative Theater group uncannily captures our stereotypical views of the players in the Shale, from industry spokespeople to environmentalists. And then breaks them down one by one.
Why We Need Pittsburgh's Main Streets
Wednesday, March 02, 2011
It's the hub of a community, shaping and defining it, attracting visitors or...not. Main streets, once the focal point of every community, were neglected for decades with the growth of suburbs. But now they're the star of walkable neighborhoods and Pittsburgh boasts plenty, from Mt. Washington to Bloomfield. Why are they so important? And why should you frequent them instead of the mall? We'll tell ya!
Share this page
Give us your email and we will give you our weekly online magazine. Fair?
New report shows growth in Downtown Pittsburgh
GoBurgh hosts Pittsburgh's first-ever Transit Day
Wigle Whiskey to host Modern Tar & Feathering, will soon unveil new distilled spirits
Sewickley experiences a revival with eight new businesses
( 4 ) View All Development News
The Sierra Club chimes in on the Pittsburgh shale coalition's ability to protect the environment
Source: Huffington Post
10 Great Cities for starting a business includes Pittsburgh
Youth opportunity index: see how PA ranks, including Butler and Allegheny Counties
Source: Keystone Edge
Natural gas boom fuels U.S. office market
Source: The Morning Call
Pittsburgh one of three cities to come back after recession
Kennametal's Carlos Cardoso: The New Face of PA Manufacturing
Source: KEYSTONE EDGE
Pittsburgh among 26 cities in the U.S. reporting a job rebound to pre-recession peak
Will Pittsburgh be the location for two petrochemical plants? One bringing 10,000 jobs here?
Source: TIMES LEADER
Range Resources' unconventional recruiting tactics brings 400+ jobs in short order (more coming)
Source: WALL STREET JOURNAL
President Obama's visit to Pittsburgh in pictures
Source: NEW YORK TIMES
( 17 ) View All Buzz
Who's hiring in Pittsburgh? One click to a career in IT, architecture, sales and more
Who's hiring in Pittsburgh? Safaba and Bossa Nova. Openings for qualified teachers!
Who's hiring in Pittsburgh? Ariba, Branding Brand, Wombat Securities and more...
Who's hiring in Pittsburgh? Looking for an internship? Read on...
Who's hiring in Pittsburgh? Direct Energy, Netronome and more...
Who's hiring in Pittsburgh? Shale coalition seeks executive director, teaching jobs and more
How is the Pittsburgh Tech Sector doing? A new report tells all at the 3 Rivers Venture Fair
Who's hiring in Pittsburgh? Aquion Energy, EQT, Burns White and more...
Pittsburgh among the top performing regions in country says Allegheny Conference
Who's hiring in Pittsburgh? Bayer Material Science, Phipps, Kelly Strayhorn and more...
( 64 ) View All Innovation News
Understand the national debt? We don't either. So attend the Good Politics Forum with us.
Grant lets North Hills vacant lot garden get heirloom tomatoes, other special veggies to pantries
Strip's Public Market gets a General Store -- and unemployed get retail training
Visiting companies, imagining careers: Student Leadership Conference
( 4 ) View All For Good
Emerging Technology (7)
Science and Technology (7)
Health Care (5)
Life Sciences (4)
Quality of Life (3)
View More Growing Companies
About Pop City
Have a Tip?
Enter your email address below to receive Pop City weekly.