Friday, May 11, 2012

Tribune-Review: There's no doubt about Pedro's Power

When Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez isn't whiffing, he's putting boaters on the Allegheny River in peril with his prodigious power.

PublicSource: Keeping the Promise

Click here to learn more about Pittsburgh Public Schools' Promise-Readiness Corps program, which aims to make more high school students eligible for up to $40,000 in college scholarship cash available through the Pittsburgh Promise.

Pop City: Top Pittsburgh Teachers

If you were fortunate enough to have a teacher who gave you the love of reading (thanks, Mrs. Donaldson) or helped you overcome a fear of fractions (much appreciated, Mr. Kestner), then you know the impact a great instructor can have on a young adult. Here are five such teachers cultivating lifelong learners in the Pittsburgh region.