• Sports Town Index


    Photo by Eric Petor | Flickr

    The Steelers Nation is one of the most-widely recognized examples of rabid team loyalty in all of sports. So it should come as little surprise that the city the Steelers have called home for 81 years claims the ranking as the best pro football sports town among the Pittsburgh Today benchmark cities when franchise support,... More

  • Positivity Update


    Positivity Update

    The Twittersphere has been kind to Pittsburgh, but not kind enough for it claim the most positive tweets among the 15 Pittsburgh Today benchmark cities. More

  • Tale of Three Cities



    Pittsburgh, St. Louis and Chicago rewrote baseball history Sunday. The National League Central Division rivals ended the season with the three best records in the major leagues. But how do these best-in-baseball cities compare off the field? More

  • Trending Negative


    Trending Negative

    Twitter conversations related to the recent death of a 25-year-old African American man in Baltimore injured while in police custody demonstrate once again how social media can turn on a city where injustice is perceived. More

  • Play Ball


    Lets Go Bucs

    With the Pirates playing their home opener today against the Detroit Tigers, we thought we'd compare the two regions across a few statistical indicators not found in the box scores. More

  • Ringing in 2015


    Ringing in 2015 - Resolutions for the region

    With a new year comes resolutions. Here are a few we at PittsburghTODAY feel are important for southwestern Pennsylvania as a region and people in 2015. They’re tough. But if they were easy, we would’ve achieved them by now. More