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
OnQ's Michael Bartley traveled to Vienna to profile the Pittsburgh Symphony's new Austrian-born conductor, Manfred Honeck. Maestro Honeck shows Bartley his favorite sights in historic Vienna, including the homes of Beethoven, Strauss and Mozart.
Mr. Whitlock is a World War II Veteran who was in the first group of African American Marines to be sent oversees to fight in the Pacific Theatre of Operations.
That's the motto of the Pittsburgh Youth Golf Foundation. Founded in 1991, the goal of this unique organization is to introduce golf to at-risk children in the Pittsburgh area. OnQ's Chris Moore explains how this sport is helping to improve the self-esteem and self-discipline of thousands of youngsters in 6th - 8th grades.
Disabled visitors to The Woodlands Foundation in Bradford Woods get a chance to enjoy the therapeutic nature of gardening by using the recently built adaptive garden. OnQ contributor Doug Oster shows us how gardening works as a tool for healing.
Dave & Dave check out the brand new All-You-Can-Eat section at PNC Park and find out if it's worth the price.
OnQ visits this environmental building materials store, which sells green, renewable materials for homes and offices, the goal: healthier living.
With the cost of gasoline going up, OnQ takes a look at what is being done locally in alternative fuels for your vehicle.
Housed in what used to be part of the Glenshaw Glass Factory is the new 6,500 square foot home of Boyd & Blair Vodka . The 2 men behind Boyd & Blair, Barry Young and Prentiss Orr are the entire staff and do everything from make the vodka to wax dip and hand-sign each bottle.
The Carnegie Museum of Art in Oakland is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Hall of Architecture. Housed in the great hall are plaster casts of dozens of architectural masterpieces from Europe and the Middle East.