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Northside is rich with history of famous artists, national sites, and a lost city that continue to inspire today’s landscape of defining communities and individuals.

Pigtoberfest combines history, innovative art in Troy Hill

Pigtoberfest is an ode to both Troy Hill's history and its artistic inclinations. Photo: Troy Hill Citizens Chairman Patrick Duffey at the annual Pigtoberfest, a...

Local crafters group a philanthropic social outlet

Members of The Allegheny Crafters, founded three years ago, meet new people and learn new skills through crafting. By Haley McMonagle Photo by Lauren Stauffer Every Saturday...

On the Scene: Northside Pumpkinfest 2019

The 28th Annual Northside Pumpkinfest, a "children's harvest day celebration," took place at Allegheny Commons Park - East on Saturday, Oct. 12. There was a...

On the Scene: RP Day 2019

The Second Annual RP Day took place in Riverview Park on Sunday, Sept. 29. RP Day activities included cyclocross races, musical performances by Colonel Eagleburgers...

Etta Cox a staple of Northside jazz

The enduring career of Etta Cox is one of successes, challenges, and interminable faith. By Zach Armstrong Photo by Kahmeela Friedson Audiences in jazz clubs, Broadway theaters,...

On the Scene: 50th Annual Mexican War Streets House and Garden Tour

The Mexican War Streets Society hosted its 50th house and garden tour this year. Photos by Haley McMonagle The Mexican War Streets Society celebrated its 50th...

Pittsburgh-based band coming home after nationwide tour

They're on a nationwide tour, but Pittsburgh-based "rock and soul" band The Commonheart will be back on Nov. 9 to play a homecoming show...

Northside Happenings September 26 to 29, 2019

This weekend in the Northside: a class about birds hosted by a National Aviary Ornithologist, CreativeMornings/PGH with Thaddeus Mosley at The Andy Warhol Museum,...

Pittsburgh-based publisher holds fall fundraiser in Spring Garden

The fall fundraiser for Pittsburgh-based publisher Autumn House Press was held on Sept. 12* at the Wigle Whiskey Barrelhouse & Whiskey Garden. Story and photos...

On the Scene: Fresh Fest 2019

The second annual Fresh Fest returned to the Northside for an all-day event on Saturday, Aug. 10 at Nova Place. Story and photos by Ashlee...