We talk about living in the Tri-​State Area, figuratively. The “we” in Weirton live in it literally. My waitress at Mario’s Italian Restaurant on Main Street is a fine example: She’s wearing a black-​and-​gold, No. 7 Roethlisberger jersey as she serves up the boss’s home-​and-​handmade spaghetti, while a poster behind her proudly announces…

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2007
  • Sub Heading Tri-​state living
Eliza Miller, 92: She was an artist who was best known for her sculptures in steel but whose large, ceramic works can be found in local schools and playgrounds. She was born into a prominent family, and her grandfather designed a famous steel mill in Homestead, which he named after her — the…

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2008
  • Sub Heading Noting the passing of prominent Pittsburghers
Andrew Carnegie was America’s first great industrialist, the nation’s quintessential philanthropist, and, closer to home, Pittsburgh’s favorite son. He was also, however, a man of startling ethical and moral contrasts, and those paradoxes threaten his reputation.

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  • Issue Quarter Summer
  • Issue Year 2007
  • Sub Heading He took some and gave more
The Christmas season was in full flush Dec. 12 1900 at the University Club in New York, where the city’s financial and industrial elite gathered to honor Charles Michael Schwab, the president of Carnegie Steel.

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  • Issue Quarter Spring
  • Issue Year 2010
  • Sub Heading Life on a large canvas
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