Tonia Caruso examines the complexities of the gun control debate. Gun experts, community groups, representatives from the mental health community and more weigh in on the issues and obstacles in the search for common ground. And as the arguing continues in Washington, Debra Germany of Pittsburgh isn't waiting for politicians. After her son was shot and killed, she's determined to make a difference by stopping gun violence in her community.

Original airdate: May 30, 2013


Rick Sebak presents a program about the many wonderful things about Millvale.

Original airdate: May 23, 2013


After the turbulent 1960s and 1970s, the torch has been passed to a new generation of leadership in the African American community in Pittsburgh. You could call them "The New Trailblazers." Reporter Harold Hayes explores the careers of attorney Blaine Jones and PA Rep. Ed Gainey. The program shows how they are making their mark in law and politics, while offering perspective from those who once walked in their shoes.

Original airdate: May 13, 2013


This program is a sampler of "Extras" from 3 of our Pittsburgh History Series specials. From RIGHTBESIDETHERIVER, Nic DiSio from Reyna Foods shows us how he makes tortilla chips in Cadogan, PA, and we talk to folks in California, PA, about an old movie of their town in 1938. Then we share some extra bits from UNDERGROUNDPITTSBURGHand WHATMAKESPITTSBURGHPITTSBURGH? Good fun stuff!

Original airdate: May 09, 2013


WQED's Chris Moore hosts this forum during which Democratic candidates discuss how they'd work to improve Pittsburgh's future.

Original airdate: May 02, 2013


In this episode of Pittsburgh 360, we bring you the fourth in our “Healthy Baby, Healthy Start” series with a program on high risk pregnancies. Then we’ll join some innovators in the world of technology, entertainment and design as they share some of their big ideas, take you to McCandless Township where a team of iconographers from Greece are painting walls and ceilings in preparation for the opening of a newly constructed church, and rendezvous for the 100th anniversary of the Kaufmann's Clock.

Original airdate: May 02, 2013


WQED's Chris Moore and The Pittsburgh Foundation's Grant Oliphant host a forum for the democratic candidates in the Pittsburgh mayoral race. The topic is "Race and Poverty."

Original airdate: Apr 25, 2013


On this episode of Pittsburgh 360, we bring you the third in our “Healthy Baby, Healthy Start” series with a look at how to keep baby safe while they sleep. After that, we'll take you onto the soccer pitch with the Pittsburgh Riverhounds, and we’ll introduce you to an inventor who is bringing the next wave in technology to your skin.

Original airdate: Apr 25, 2013


How are girls portrayed in the media? How does this impact their  decisions, behaviors, and sense of self? Join us as we explore these  topics and offer some iQ: smartparent advice on how to talk with your  children about gender inequity in the media.

Original airdate: Apr 25, 2013


In this Pittsburgh 360, Tonia Caruso continues our Healthy Baby, Healthy Start series with a story on nutrition for moms-to-be, we’ll take you behind-the-scenes of the WQED-FM Musical Kids competition, and we’ll visit a house in North Belle Vernon with 1950’s, 60’s, and 70’s décor and memorabilia that may give you a sense of nostalgia.

Original airdate: Apr 18, 2013


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