As the curtain rose on the last scene of “The Barber of Seville,” it grazed a table that had been placed too close to the front of the stage. A miniature cannon propped on the table fell with a clang. Everyone in the theater stopped. From his seat in the darkened Benedum Center, Pittsburgh…

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2011
  • Sub Heading Area nonprofits rethink how they do business
Over the last nine months, investors have read their morning papers, stared at CNBC, and ripped open their brokerage statements with similar results. The financial calculus known simply and profoundly as their net worth has done something of a disappearing act.

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  • Issue Quarter Summer
  • Issue Year 2009
  • Sub Heading Advice of 17 leading area money managers in their own words
The Helen S. Faison Arts Academy, Pittsburgh’s newest elementary school, was built with the hope it would help kindle the revitalization of Homewood, which has long been one of the city’s most distressed neighborhoods.

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2011
  • Sub Heading As neighborhoods sink under the shadow of vacant and abandoned properties, regional leaders are trying tactics that have worked in other cities
Last fall, PittsburghToday commissioned the first-​ever survey of arts involvement in the 22-​county Pittsburgh region. Done by the University of Pittsburgh, the survey asked several questions including: What arts events do you attend? What arts activities do you engage in personally? What arts activities have your ever had instruction in?

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  • Issue Quarter Spring
  • Issue Year 2007
  • Sub Heading Pittsburghers attend more arts activities than the national average
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