Pittsburgh local Sharon Flake went to school to become a pediatrician, but in the end became a writer. Now she is the author of seven books about the challenges of being an African American teenager. OnQ's Chris Moore talks to this rising star of the writing world about her life and her latest offering, "You Don't Even Know Me."
The Mid Winter Soup Contest is held every year on Pittsburgh's South Side. Local restaurants dish out their popular soups and shoppers not only cast their votes, they're encouraged to bring non-perishable foods to donate. OnQ's interns bring us this report.
Do you sweat black & gold? Is the Steelers part of your everyday diet? Do you love your mother first and the Steelers as a close second? If so, then you just might be a Steelers fan! Watch as Dave & Dave test some fans (and you) with hard hitting steel curtain Steelers trivia!
OnQ explores the topic of teen suicide in an eight-minute feature report focusing on survivors of suicide and new Pittsburgh research. The report is followed by a panel discussion with audience participation.
Nobel Peace Prize recipient Archbishop Desmond Tutu visited Pittsburgh for three days, and while in town he sat with OnQ’s Michael Bartley to share his vision of peace and tolerance in Pittsburgh and around the world
The Town Hall Meeting features the groundbreaking visit of 12 Jews, Muslims, and Christians from Jerusalem who are in Pittsburgh to garner better personal understanding and an interfaith dialogue for peace in the Middle East.
Dave & Dave recently attended the finale of ESPN Radio's "Wing Championship Series" that brought out the best big eaters from near and far. With colorful names like "Lord of the Wings," "Ian the Invader," "Wing Tut" and "The Heat Miser," find out who was able to eat over 130 wings and walk away with the crown!
OnQ's guest is Judith Black, M.D., Medical Director for Senior Markets at Highmark. Dr. Black discusses how seniors can not only take preventive measures to safeguard their health, but can also take charge of their medical future as well.
OnQ visits an organization where members have promoted popular astronomy in Western Pennsylvania since 1929. You'll see why the Amateur Astronomers Association of Pittsburgh is one of the largest and most-recognized astronomy clubs in the nation.
Who do you call when you want to play for the birds? Syrinx Ensemble of course! See what happens when this group plays at the National Aviary in Pittsburgh. Carol Lee Espy reports on this "eggcellent" concert.