Ruth Mitchell Montgomery, 101: Five years after she and her husband moved to Pittsburgh for a job with the University of Pittsburgh in 1956, Montgomery started the effort to create the Pittsburgh Chamber Music Society (now Chamber Music Pittsburgh), attracting the philanthropic support to make the dream a reality. For many years she…

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  • Issue Quarter 2018
  • Issue Year Fall
  • Sub Heading Noting the passing of prominent Pittsburghers
On Friday, June 15, the Mattress Factory museum of contemporary art welcomed a sold-​out crowd of over 1,300 people to its annual Urban Garden Party. This year’s theme, Galactic Get Down, took inspiration from the museum’s vision for 2058, 40 years in the future.

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  • Issue Quarter Between the Issues
  • Issue Year 2018
  • Sub Heading June 15, 2018
“Reviewing the following excerpts from some of the 40 first – person profiles I created for the magazine over the past 10 years was an emotional experience for me. How many people get to choose from among the most prominent individuals in their hometown and spend time with them learning their life stories? Some have…

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  • Issue Quarter Summer
  • Issue Year 2016
  • Sub Heading The best of our “What Do I Know?” feature
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