Zany Umbrella Circus

Zany Umbrella Circus founder Ben Sota talks about his folk art circus and his invitation to help an Afghan circus and its mission to heal children.

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A healthy Pittsburgh is a healthy region.. and an important component of a healthy Pittsburgh is a thriving public school system. In this report, Michael Bartley talks with parents, researchers, and education advocates about the issues facing Pittsburgh public schools including; achievement gap, declining enrollment, and the future of the district.

OnQ's Michael Bartley takes a closer look at local services for people suffering from mental illness. Featured in the report: a man from McKeesport who is bipolar and often attempted suicide before getting life-saving help and ongoing assistance at Mon-Yough Community Services.

Some say this bakery in West Homestead makes the best chocolate chip cookies you'll ever eat. OnQ contributors Dave and Dave investigate!

They're with you during momentous times in your life: the births of your children. OnQ captures the hard work and joy inside the Birth Center at Magee-Womens Hospital in Pittsburgh's Oakland section.

This week the gang discusses the arrival of the Haiti orphans in Pittsburgh, more Wall St. bonuses, and the upset election of a Republican senator in Massachusetts.  Special Guest:  Hop Kendrick.

This week the gang discusses the protests surrounding the UPMC Braddock closing, Sarah Palin's new book, Pittsburgh Public School's special gift, and the proposed tuition tax.