We have all heard more times than we can count how Pittsburgh can be its own worst enemy; how we as a region defeat ourselves through low self-​esteem and low expectations, and how we just need to start believing in ourselves again.

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  • Issue Quarter Summer
  • Issue Year 2008
  • Sub Heading A personal view of leadership, challenge and change
One day in the early 1990s, the Post-​Gazette newsroom was in an uproar because my wife, the society editor, had run a picture of the publisher and his brother with Jerry Springer at the Kentucky Derby. Connecting our enterprise with “Jer-​ry” was so alarming to the staff that a meeting was called at…

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2010
  • Sub Heading The passing of the editor
We Pittsburghers have had our share of recent good news/​bad news upon which we can pontificate over summer cocktails — the challenge of population loss vs. the glory of again being the most livable city. We can also prattle on about our region’s CEOs — better they be homebred or global business stars? With…

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  • Issue Quarter Summer
  • Issue Year 2007
  • Sub Heading Westinghouse’s Steve Tritch talks about the company’s latest moves
From Pittsburgh to the hills of West Virginia, a small army of scientists is racing to tame the billions of tons of carbon vented from coal-​burning power plants, working with data sets, computer models, cost analyses and other such tools that belie the drama of their high-​stakes investigation.

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2010
  • Sub Heading Local scientists are leading the change to create clean coal technology
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