Walmart allocates $800K to Black business owners

By TheGrio Staff/Originally published by Thegrio Walmart is investing in Black businesses. According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the retail giant said on Tuesday that it would...

TSU Tigers Meet Gardner-Webb Bulldogs at the John Merritt Classic This Weekend

NASHVILLE — With the first win of the season under its belts, the Tennessee State football team is set to host Gardner-Webb in the...

Anti-violence teams surge as $50 million in Allegheny County funding flows

By Venuri Siriwardane When a victim of gun violence is brought to UPMC Presbyterian in Oakland, a nurse in the trauma center might rush...

Pitt Quarterback Phil Jurkovec Named to Maxwell Award Watch List

PITTSBURGH—Pitt quarterback Phil Jurkovec has been named a preseason candidate for the prestigious Maxwell Award presented annually to the outstanding player in college football....

2023 Pitt Athletics Hall of Fame Class Unveiled

PITTSBURGH—University of Pittsburgh Director of Athletics Heather Lyke announced today the 2023 Pitt Athletics Hall of Fame induction class, a distinguished 12-member group representing...

A Big Night for Progressives in Pittsburgh

By Jon Moss/Pittsburgh Union Progress It was quite a night for Pittsburgh’s progressive community. First, state Rep. Sara Innamorato beat a wide field — including a...

Ex-President Donald Trump indicted by grand jury

In a historically unprecedented move, the Manhattan grand jury indicted former President Donald Trump on Thursday. Trump must respond to over 30 counts of business...

A Twist on Traditional Burgers

Warm weather and grilling go hand-in-hand, and few dishes say summer like burgers. While traditional beef patties come to mind for many, there are...

She Says Doctors Ignored Her Concerns About Her Pregnancy. For Many Black Women, It’s...

by Duaa Eldeib This story was originally published by ProPublica. ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to...

For some Black families in Pittsburgh, finding the right school means choosing between diversity...

By Lajja Mistry and Emma Folts For Doris Harvin-Taylor, navigating the options for schools in Pittsburgh is “exhausting.” Her 12-year-old son Joshua attends The Neighborhood Academy,...

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