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Announcements and information on public and private institutions in the area along with breaking news on outreach programs and services throughout the Northside communities.

Rivers of Steel offers educational tours onboard riverboat

Rivers of Steel teaches kids about water quality and river health aboard a "floating classroom" called the Explorer. By Ashlee Green In June, Rivers of Steel...

Mattress Factory’s new Artists in Residence exhibition to open in September

The Northside museum will highlight the work of five artists from across the globe this fall as part of its Artists in Residence program.  By...

Pittsburgh Public Schools names new principals to four Northside schools

By Merecedes J. Howze, Pittsburgh Public Schools The 2018-2019 school year is quickly approaching, and four Northside schools have new school leaders.  In addition to...
Andy Warhol, Small Acetate (Self-Portrait in Drag), 1980, The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh; © The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc.

“Dandy Andy” tour gives glimpse into Warhol’s romantic life

By Ashlee Green When the Andy Warhol museum opened in 1994, it was designed to display Warhol’s life story and artwork in chronological order. But...
Photo courtesy of the Photo Antiquities Museum of Photographic History.

Photo Antiquities premieres photos of first female pilots

By Nick Eustis Photos courtesy of Photo Antiquities The Photo Antiquities Museum of Photographic History in Deutschtown is unveiling a new photography exhibit this August, featuring...

Borussia Dortmund visits the Carnegie Science Center

  By Sarah Gross On Monday July 23, the Carnegie Science Center welcomed two special guests, Mario Götze and Lukasz Piszczek, players from the Borussia Dortmund...

National Aviary’s Tropical Rainforest open to the public again after $1.2 million renovation

By Ashlee Green On Friday, July 13, the National Aviary's Tropical Rainforest exhibit reopened to the public after a $1.2 million renovation. The room is...

Free basketball camp educates youth on team work, conflict resolution

By Chloe Burkart and Ashlee Green The eighth annual free basketball camp hosted by P.R.O.M.I.S.E. (Protecting and Restoring the Order of Mankind with the Initiative...

Art and science combine with the Carnegie Science Center’s newest exhibit, the “Art of...

Artist Nathan Sawaya brings his work to Pittsburgh in hopes of inspiring young artists and engineers   By: Sarah Gross Days after the Carnegie Science Center revealed...

$33 million Carnegie Science Center addition opens doors for STEM learning

On Monday, June 12 the Carnegie Science Center unveils its newest addition the 4-story PPG Science Pavilion By: Sarah Gross On Monday, June 12, the Carnegie...