OnQ's Michael Bartley takes you on a tour of the $175 million dollar slots at Meadows Casino and looks at two important issues: With Pittsburgh's Rivers Casino almost finished, can both local casinos survive? And - how much pressure are the casinos putting on Harrisburg to get table games?
How do you remove litter and garbage from the dangerously steep slopes of Pittsburgh? By using experienced rock climbers! That's what a neighborhood organization did to beautify the city's most visible hillside: Mount Washington. OnQ follows the climbers to bring you the story.
In this difficult economy, Pittsburgh area non-profits that serve the poor worry many will be left without annual holiday gifts and other critical services. What's being done to fill the gap? OnQ's Michael Bartley profiles Salvation Army holiday initiatives and conducts a round-table interview with non-profit leaders.
OnQ's Michael Bartley first introduced viewers to Matt Sartore of Bethel Park, Pennsylvania in 2004, when he was in 4th grade. Now a freshman in high school, Matt updates his ongoing weight battle and has an important message about the importance of talking openly about the stigma of obesity.
Every Friday night, LIVE at 7:30 p.m., OnQ... is OffQ! It’s a spirited review of the week’s hottest topics and controversial headlines. Host Chris Moore is joined by regular panelists Heather Heidelbaugh, Valerie McDonald Roberts, Bill Green and guest Donald Scales.
Physical, neurological and behavioral challenges make it difficult for some people to get crucial dental and oral care. OnQ's Chris Moore reports on a new facility that serves special needs patients.
Perennials are an indispensable part of every garden, regardless of size. They are a source of back-ground in color and size and provide an abundance of cut flowers.
With the men's choir founded in 1985 and the women's founded in 1995, Renaissance City Choirs are celebrating their 20th anniversary. As Pittsburgh's only gay and lesbian choral group, members seek to empower the GLBT community, add to the cultural community at large, and share their voices.
Tom Rutkoski is the founder for "Abode For Children" a local non-profit providing education and shelter for orphans in Nigeria and India. OnQ's Michael Bartley reports it's just the beginning for this organization as Rutkoski and others plan to expand their mission into other countries.