As Kermit the Frog says, “It isn’t easy being green.” Obviously, he’s never been to Equita, a Lawrenceville boutique specializing in “green, sweatshop-​free and Fair Trade” items. If this conjures thoughts of brown rice, scratchy, unbleached cotton and a sea of beige, rest assured: Equita is everything but.

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  • Issue Quarter Spring
  • Issue Year 2008
  • Sub Heading Equita in Lawrenceville
All right people. Can we just chill out about food and wine pairings? It seems the more we’re interested in food and the more we learn about wine, the more stressed we are about choosing wines to have with dinner.

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2010
  • Sub Heading Wine pairing savvy
I don’t want to be mayor of Pittsburgh. I want to change Pittsburgh forever, and I’m convinced the best way to do that is as mayor. There are, however, other ways to make our city better. You could work for an extraordinary politician who cares for this city like no other place on…

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2007
  • Sub Heading Our columnist has done everything else. But to change Pittsburgh, Mark Desantis has to be mayor.
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