Making the Grade: A+ Schools

OnQ reports on A+ Schools, an independent, community alliance for public education that's improving student achievement and test scores in the Pittsburgh Public School District. The lessons learned can benefit teachers, students, and board members in all of our region's school districts.

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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


As OnQ continues its special series on the health of senior citizens, Tonia Caruso profiles a unique program called AgeWell. It includes a hotline and a one-stop resource center that helps seniors to live independently, and benefits their families, too.


This exhibit at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum in Oakland chronicles the epic struggle of enslaved Africans who fought for their freedom in the Civil War. OnQ's Chris Moore reports.


One of Pennsylvania's great places of worship is celebrating its 100-year anniversary. Tonight, On Q's Managing Editor, Michael Bartley, takes you on a tour of Saint Vincent Basilica in Latrobe, Westmoreland County.


OnQ's Chris Moore goes Gator hunting in "The Swamp". What's the swamp you ask? It's the home field of the Allegheny County Midget Football League's team, the Garfield Gators.


OnQ contributor Carol Lee Espy explores the work of Louis Comfort Tiffany, whose creations range from glassware and paintings to beautiful stained glass windows and lamps.

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