In the Press

Things to do in Pittsburgh this weekend (virtually and safely)

October 8, 2020

Jennifer Baron, Next PittsburghFor the remainder of this time of social distancing, we’re focusing on ways you can explore Pittsburgh and participate in local happenings from home and virtually.We’re updating…

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Hiking with kids: 7 good starter hikes in the Pittsburgh area

October 8, 2020

APR 6, 2020 BY SOSTEK, ANYA Anya Sostek, Pittsburgh Post-GazetteHiking was always an option for parents and their kids. Amid the coronavirus closures, it’s one of the only options. And while…

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City of Pittsburgh closes Mount Washington overlook following busy weekend of residents not properly social distancing

October 8, 2020

APR 6, 2020 BY CUNNINGHAM, LISA Lisa Cunningham, Pittsburgh City PaperThat picturesque view from Mount Washington will have to wait. The City of Pittsburgh closed the famous overlooks on Monday to “further…

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A Pittsburgher’s Guide To Staying Entertained While Social Distancing

October 8, 2020

APR 6, 2020 BY KEATLEY, AVERY Avery Keatley, WESAYou’ve scrolled through countless of videos of puppies, you’ve binged your shows, and you haven’t changed out of your pajamas since yesterday. (Or…

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Police Remind Pittsburgh: Social Distancing Still Matters, Even On Sunny Days

October 8, 2020

APR 6, 2020 BY GAVIN, KEVIN Megan Harris, Kiley Koscinski & Kevin Gavin, WESA’s The ConfluencePlaygrounds are wrapped in police tape and basketball hoops have been removed from their goals, but…

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The case for keeping the parks open

October 8, 2020

APR 7, 2020 BY PITTSBURGH POST GAZETTE Pittsburgh Post-GazetteI am mother to a boy and a beagle. I exercise my duties as a resident of Allegheny County by washing hands, monitoring…

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Parks Conservancy reminds visitors to practice social distancing

October 8, 2020

APR 7, 2020 BY TRIB LIVE Paul Guggenheimer / Trib LiveWith state and local parks, state forests and trails seeing record numbers of visitors, the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy is renewing its call for…

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Keep parks open

October 8, 2020

APR 13, 2020 BY PITTSBURGH POST GAZETTE  Pittsburgh Post-GazetteApril 10, 2020 12:00 AM Thanks to the Pittsburgh parks and the people of Pittsburgh for keeping our beautiful parks open these past few…

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Be safe outdoors: Warmer weather won’t stop COVID-19 spread – Keep your distance to keep yourself, family and friends safe

October 8, 2020

APR 13, 2020 BY PITTSBURGH POST GAZETTE April 11, 2020 6:15 AMBy the Editorial Board / Pittsburgh Post-GazetteDespite the ongoing debate over whether wearing a mask in public will help stem…

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Earth Day goes virtual with Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy live events

October 8, 2020

APR 13, 2020 BY TRIB LIVE Trib LiveMary Ann ThomasFriday, April 10, 2020The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy will hold live virtual events to observe Earth Day from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.…

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