Despite much wealth and success in our Appalachian northern region, widespread poverty still exists in rural Fayette and Greene counties. However, Michael Bartley shows how and why so many people are delivering life-saving services to our rural neighbors.
Original airdate: Apr 15, 2009
Think green! Even in the city. A Carnegie Mellon University student shows that you don't need a lot of space for a garden. OnQ shares this simple method for everyone to grow a little food... on a fence!
Forget Las Vegas! Pittsburgh may now be the group wedding capital of the world. Over 700 couples gathered at Carnegie Music Hall to renew their wedding vows in an attempt to shatter the Guinness World Record.
OnQ contributor Harold Hayes reports on past and present fears among people living down wind of an incinerator in East Liverpool, Ohio.
OnQ presents a forum on how seniors can better plan for their medical future with guests: Brian Heberle, Wells Fargo Advisors; Tim Lightner, Highmark.
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People of all ages gathered on Nov. 21, 2009 to take part in a breakdancing competition, organized by Carnegie Mellon University and International Freestylers. OnQ reports on a cultural experience, full of energy and diversity, that's becoming a popular movement in Pittsburgh.
This McKeesport-based non-profit corporation is using Senior Smart Technology to help older citizens improve their quality of life. OnQ's Tonia Caruso reports on what Blueroof Technologies does and why it's getting national attention.
Kyle Holbrook survived his youth in Pittsburgh gangs and is now showing today's generation a better way through art.