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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.

Northside vendors at 2016 Handmade Arcade

Several Northside vendors invaded the 2016 Handmade Arcade this year at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center on Saturday, December 3. Read the list...

Imbibe Northside 2018

Imbibe Northside celebrates third year at the Mattress Factory All photos by Rebecca Lessner   Last Saturday, February 3 nearly a dozen local breweries and distilleries gathered...

New National Aviary exhibits are quite the hoot

The National Aviary will be honoring their newest members with a plethora of events this month. The National Aviary will be introducing six new events...

Randyland serves as golden location for junior achievement project

Photo courtesy of Pittsburgh Podcast Network By Rachael Rennebeck No other art-filled Pittsburgh destination could be better suited as Willy Wonkowski’s domain than Randyland. Former Penguin,...

“Taking the Temperature” at Neu Kirche on Jan. 26

At 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 26, Neu Kirche will host "Take the Temperature," the first event in a series that will focus on...

Banjo Night in the Northside a longstanding event for all ages

Every Wednesday night at the Elks Lodge #339 in the Northside, the Banjo Club, a neighborhood staple since the late 80s, performs banjo music...

Laura Secor at Alphabet City

By Ed Skirtich Iran’s struggles were highlighted in the Freedom of Speech Series during the opening night lecture by Laura Secor at Alphabet City, 40...

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...

Book highlights ‘colors’ of the Northside

Photo courtesy of Randy Strothman By Alexandria Stryker In contrast to its historic reputation as the “Smoky City,” the Pittsburgh of today is filled with more...

Mattress Factory celebrates 40th birthday in style

Photo by Neil Strebig The museum’s 20th annual Urban Garden Party hosted a sold out crowd. By Neil Strebig This past week the Mattress Factory hosted their...