Tom Rutkoski

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.

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Medical experts say there are three things senior citizens can do to help them live longer and healthier lives. Seniors should know their medicines, keep up-to-date with their vaccines - and exercise. OnQ talks with a local geriatrician and an orthopaedic surgeon about what older people can do to stay physically fit as they age.

Original airdate: May 08, 2009

It's a unique exhibit showcasing 50 works of art given as gifts to the Westmoreland Museum of American Art in Greensburg. The display is part of the museum's 50th anniversary celebration. OnQ takes you on a tour.

Original airdate: Apr 28, 2009

OnQ's Tonia Caruso reports from the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, where world leaders gather for the Pittsburgh G20 Summit. (From 9-24-09)

Original airdate: Apr 24, 2009

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

Pittsburgh's first observatory was completed in 1912 on the city's North Side. OnQ's Michael Bartley takes you on a tour of this historic landmark, which has three amazing telescopes, memorabilia dating back to the turn of the 20th century - and even crypts!

Original airdate: Apr 09, 2009

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.

Original airdate: Apr 09, 2009