Photo by Mike Lynch

Paititi art reveals hidden treasures

by Stephanie Marcone Paititi is legendary. According to ancient lore, deep in the rainforests of southeast Peru is a lost...

Anna Henn gives her dog a well-deserved pat on the head in the store.
Photo by Alyssa Kramer

Gas station to consignment shop: one woman’s journey

by Patrick Higgins After 30 years of owning two gas stations, Anna Henn was weary. It was time for her...

Photo by Audra Joseph

Knit One nurtures the fabric of the community

by Marnie Schleicher Cozy, inviting Knit One sits in the historic Morrowfield Building toward the bottom of Murray Avenue, past...


Avalon Exchange is a hipster heaven

by Stephanie Marcone White go-go boots. A sequin dress mimicking the British flag. Feathered boas, a red flapper dress and...

Photo by Shacini Mustachi

Pinskers Judaica: A holy land oasis

by Mike Lynch Pittsburgh is a long way from Israel—5,920 miles from the city of Tel Aviv, to be exact....


We are the world: 10,000 Villages fills global niche

by Marnie Schleicher Walking into Ten Thousand Villages for the first time can be overwhelming. Every time you visit, the...