Yesterday, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine unveiled a million-dollar vaccine lottery. Here are some other ideas.
Excerpted from "An Alternative History of Pittsburgh."
Olcott, New York—"The French Riviera of Lake Ontario"—has sunk and rebounded in a way so minor, yet major enough to feel like a triumph.
An excerpt from the Pittsburgh Neighborhood Guidebook.
In a world of scarcity, food pantries—like the one where I work in Chicago—make room for abundance.
A comic about navigating the Ohio coronavirus vaccination system.
On moving, 9/11, and reckoning with the names and places that made you who you are.
Re-reading Wideman's "Writing to Save a Life" in an era of racist violence.
"Is disease something we’re born with and prone to, or the result of a life lived in a place that can make anyone sick?”
Excerpted from "Pure America: Eugenics and the Making of Modern Virginia."
Cantini, who was a vital part of Pittsburgh's public art scene in the twentieth century, believed art should be free and available to everyone.
"The landscape of Fairfield County, Ohio sprouted the seeds of my imagination, helped them take root." [Excerpt]