The start-up incubator has invested in more than 350 local businesses.
Take a close look at Homewood through these beautiful photos from the Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Martha Rial.
The ScareHouse, kicking off its 19th season on September 14, is an ever-changing nightmare world that employs hundreds of Pittsburghers as part-time monsters.
"I am privileged to marry my vocation, research and teaching, with my avocation, serving the people and neighborhood of Homewood through opportunities for education, employment and entrepreneurship."
Thread International moves to Homewood, employs locals and launches its own line of recycled backpacks
Thread's new bags, their first item produced without partnering with a major retailer, will be assembled at their new workshop in Homewood.
“When I come in here and see a diverse group of people in the neighborhood it’s exciting. And I think it speaks to the potential of what Homewood can be and what it can do.”
Renovation work on playwright August Wilson's boyhood home is set to begin this fall and fellowships are also due to be announced.
Qualified Opportunity Zones in the Pittsburgh region include the Hill District, Homewood and Wilkinsburg.
The Pittsburgh Sandwich Society now occupies the former Kaleidoscope Café building and offers the food truck's mobile staples plus new menu items.
Millions of dollars in conditional funding has been secured to offer low-income apartments in the Ohringer building.