OnQ begins its new series on education reform in the region with this report that explores a new program in the Pittsburgh Public Schools system. Michael Bartley takes viewers into a unique school, University Prep, with a strict dress code, longer classes, and an emphasis on getting into college.
Nursing work is tough enough on the ground, but imagine doing the job in a helicopter. OnQ follows a flight nurse on a STAT MedEvac patient transport.
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 John McIntire, Heather Heidelbaugh, Valerie McDonald Roberts and Bill Green.
The panel discusses topics such as the Fort Hood shooting, a tuition tax for students, the Allegheny County property assesments, and the new texting while driving law.
Guest Holly Bulvony from CORE, The Center for Organ Recovery Education talks about organ donation.
OnQ host Chris Moore and guests Joy Royes, Gary Van Horn, Betty Hill, and Darrell Philips discuss the current state of life in the Pittsburgh region for the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) community, as well as, the challenges, advances, setbacks they may face.
Part 2 of OnQ's report of the rare genetic disorder, Prader-Willi Syndrome.
This veteran of the civil rights movement talks with OnQ about his activism and how he stood up in the fight for the right to vote.
Pittsburgh local Sharon Flake went to school to become a pediatrician, but in the end became a writer. Now she is the author of seven books about the challenges of being an African American teenager. OnQ's Chris Moore talks to this rising star of the writing world about her life and her latest offering, "You Don't Even Know Me."
The Mid Winter Soup Contest is held every year on Pittsburgh's South Side. Local restaurants dish out their popular soups and shoppers not only cast their votes, they're encouraged to bring non-perishable foods to donate. OnQ's interns bring us this report.