The goal: to help these five producers and create a craft manufacturing sector that will connect Pittsburgh producers with people interested in buying and/or distributing their products.
Here are 11 people who've moved to new Pittsburgh neighborhoods and learned unexpected things about the city, and themselves.
Yes, Pittsburgh is booming but not everyone is benefiting. One big issue? Affordable housing.
"We want quality kids to be at the center of each relationship. We help adults find what they have to give. Then we help them find kids who want to learn it."
Yes, it's bad but we can work to vastly improve Pittsburgh's air quality. Here are some ideas.
With major developments underway,, a general move back to cities and a special planning designation, Uptown is rising again.
We will always need to know how to make things. How to design. How to solve problems. That means manufacturing is not just learning the lathe. It's learning robotics. Electronics. Physics. Chemistry. Communications. Language arts.
"There is a new narrative about this exciting 21st-century city that's a model for what cities can do," says Max King in this interview about what's happening now in Pittsburgh and what needs to be done.
From biking to throwing birthday parties for homeless kids, these 5 people are doing their part in making Pittsburgh a happier place to be.
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