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  Halle Stockton, PublicSource · [email protected]
June 26, 2022 at 1:00 PM

Tomorrow's special: join us for a first.

Tomorrow's special: join us for a first. Support bold gender & identity reporting. View this email in your browser Make room for bold new reporting: join us tomorrow as we raise support for gender and identity covera…
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June 25, 2022 at 12:59 PM

Pittsburgh reacts to Roe reversal

Pittsburgh reacts to Roe reversal Abortion remains legal in PA but has become a campaign issue. Send ideas   Support us Dobbs decision nixing Roe spurs protests in Pittsburgh Hundr…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
June 24, 2022 at 3:09 PM

Roe v. Wade struck down

Roe v. Wade struck down Contact PublicSource with questions and ideas. Send ideas   Support us A ruling for the ages. One that will likely not be reversed for years. The Supreme Court has struck down Roe v. Wade — the 1973 land…
  Alyia Paulding, PublicSource · [email protected]
June 24, 2022 at 12:59 PM

We can’t do this without your support.

We can’t do this without your support. ⏳ 6 days left to help us reach our goal! View this email in your browser Dear Reader, Community means everything to PublicSource. We aim for our journalism to inform established c…
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June 23, 2022 at 11:14 AM

Would you rather cross an Oakland street or a Pittsburgh bridge?

Would you rather cross an Oakland street or a Pittsburgh bridge? Inside: What will COVID summer #3 bring? Send ideas   Support us We’re so grateful to the readers who have made a gift to support our 10th anni…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
June 21, 2022 at 11:14 AM

One Pittsburgh man vs. a trash heap. Who wins?

One Pittsburgh man vs. a trash heap. Who wins? Inside: Oakland’s 10-year plan gets the green light. Send ideas   Support us Have you seen the special thank-you gift we’re offering for this campaign? When you …
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June 18, 2022 at 11:29 AM

'...Doctors have been killed.'

'...Doctors have been killed.' A local psychiatrist who aided safe abortions in the ’60s reflects. Send ideas   Support us When Pittsburghers wonder, “How do I know if my neighbors are struggling?” or “How wi…
  Rich Lord, PublicSource · [email protected]
June 17, 2022 at 1:00 PM

Thoughts on serving as a ‘nerve cell’ for democracy.

Thoughts on serving as a ‘nerve cell’ for democracy. Thanks for helping to make my reporting possible. View this email in your browser Rich Lord conducting an interview with Mayor Bill Peduto and former PublicSource reporter Juliett…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
June 16, 2022 at 11:14 AM

No pact between Pittsburgh schools & police

No pact between Pittsburgh schools & police You support. We report. Please give today. Send ideas   Support us Our journalism is free to read, but expensive to produce. Less than 10% of the people who get…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
June 14, 2022 at 11:14 AM

Should healthcare giants chip in on Pittsburgh’s budget?

Should healthcare giants chip in on Pittsburgh’s budget? Inside: Celebrate 10 years with PublicSource! Send ideas   Support us 10 years down. A mission's lifetime to go. For 10 years, we’ve told the region’s …
  Eric Zack, PublicSource · [email protected]
June 13, 2022 at 6:48 PM

Help us celebrate 10 years of PublicSource!

Help us celebrate 10 years of PublicSource! Let’s start our next decade strong. View this email in your browser Dear Reader, Pittsburgh has changed a lot over the last 10 years, and so has PublicSource. We’ve grown fro…
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June 11, 2022 at 11:14 AM

Young generations could shape a post-Roe America. How?

Young generations could shape a post-Roe America. How? Inside: A teacher pens a letter for the Black youth she loves. Send ideas   Support us Why a Roe reversal would make a major mark on U.S. civil righ…
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June 9, 2022 at 2:47 PM

What happens if the PA telehealth waiver expires?

What happens if the PA telehealth waiver expires? Continued effects of the pandemic: heightened mental health needs and  shelter shortage in Allegheny County. Send ideas   Support us PA eased telehealth …
  PublicSource · [email protected]
June 7, 2022 at 11:14 AM

Looking back — and forward — on the Fern Hollow Bridge

Looking back — and forward — on the Fern Hollow Bridge Should tax-exempt universities pay Pittsburgh? Send ideas   Support us The Fern Hollow Bridge collapsed four months ago. What's next? READ …
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June 4, 2022 at 11:14 AM

Libraries get new influx of funds for 'transformative' changes

Libraries get new influx of funds for 'transformative' changes Inside: Why 4 Pittsburgh women wrote a book about how to say no. Send ideas   Support us Libraries in distressed areas to get new funds for ‘transformative…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
June 2, 2022 at 11:14 AM

Gainey’s bridge plan faces more hurdles.

Gainey’s bridge plan faces more hurdles. Inside: Tough choices on taxes, community storytelling and a Pittsburgh police shake-up. Send ideas   Support us Gainey's bridge plan may have to span gaps in Pittsburgh's newest dep…
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May 31, 2022 at 11:14 AM

Here’s how a Homewood woman beat the tax collector.

Here’s how a Homewood woman beat the tax collector. Inside: Frozen, declining property assessments create few options for local towns Send ideas   Support us Homeowners don’t often beat the tax collector. A Homewood woman w…
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May 28, 2022 at 11:14 AM

Most Pittsburgh trees shade wealthy, white neighborhoods. Why?

Most Pittsburgh trees shade wealthy, white neighborhoods. Why? Inside: A Turtle Creek woman considers what the neighborhood taught her. Send ideas   Support us Not so long ago, experts considered Pittsburgh's urban tree can…
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May 26, 2022 at 11:14 AM

First Person: Ten Years in Turtle Creek where I learned about community-making.

First Person: Ten Years in Turtle Creek where I learned about community-making. Inside: Pittsburgh's tree equity and Pittsburgh police audit recommendations.  Send ideas   Support us “I wasn’t sure 10 years would find me st…
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May 24, 2022 at 11:14 AM

East Liberty home appraisal sparks discrimination complaint

East Liberty home appraisal sparks discrimination complaint Inside: Four groups want a say on the future of PPS. Meet them. Send ideas   Support us A Black woman selling her East Liberty home made an experiment of her apprais…
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May 21, 2022 at 11:14 AM

Queer parenthood in the spotlight

Queer parenthood in the spotlight Inside: Share your stories of love and loss in COVID. Send ideas   Support us Queer parenting convening will explore gender and parenting through art, community building READ …
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May 19, 2022 at 11:14 AM

Love and loss in the time of COVID-19

Love and loss in the time of COVID-19 Inside: The race for PA's governor takes shape, and a proposal for affordable units Downtown. Send ideas   Support us Many thanks to our member Katherine L., who started a birthday Facebo…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
May 17, 2022 at 11:00 AM

How to vote and find results in today's PA primary

How to vote and find results in today's PA primary Inside: Voting resources, ESL teachers reflect on pandemic learning. Send ideas   Support us It’s primary election day! Today, voters have a hand in choosing P…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
May 14, 2022 at 11:29 AM

A 'food Mecca' promised for the Hill district

A 'food Mecca' promised for the Hill district New maps leave local residents 'plucked up like a grape.' Send ideas   Support us New districts place Pittsburgh-area residents in unfamiliar political lands…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
May 12, 2022 at 11:14 AM

Trigger warnings: a tool or censorship?

Trigger warnings: a tool or censorship? Sign up for our gender & identity newsletter in advance. Send ideas   Support us Get Pittsburgh news and perspectives on gender and identity directly to your inbox with our latest…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
May 10, 2022 at 11:14 AM

Some local libraries are flush. Others are crumbling. Why?

Some local libraries are flush. Others are crumbling. Why? Decay becomes beauty for one North Braddock artist. Send ideas   Support us Not all libraries in Allegheny County are funded equally. How does your library stack up? …
  PublicSource · [email protected]
May 7, 2022 at 11:15 AM

Here's what Pittsburghers know to be true.

Here's what Pittsburghers know to be true. What happens in PA if Roe v. Wade is overturned? Send ideas   Support us What do you know for sure? This question was the backbone of From the Source Podcast season 3. This season…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
May 5, 2022 at 10:59 AM

Will OnePGH survive?

Will OnePGH survive? The fund promised $115M over 5 years from major nonprofits. Send ideas   Support us Pittsburgh's 'eds and meds' are economic drivers. But their tax status largely passes the bill for …
  PublicSource · [email protected]
May 4, 2022 at 2:00 PM

Are the Arts Essential?

Are the Arts Essential? A message from Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures View this email in your browser Sponsored content Are the Arts Essential? The Pittsburgh Arts and Lectures Made Local series featur…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
May 3, 2022 at 4:59 PM

Does press freedom matter?

Does press freedom matter? Some thoughts on World Press Freedom Day. View this email in your browser Dear Reader, Today is World Press Freedom Day. To most people, it's probably just another day — but to us, it's one of …
  PublicSource · [email protected]
May 3, 2022 at 2:14 PM

The Exempt Dilemma: Controllers call for big eds & meds to pay more

The Exempt Dilemma: Controllers call for big eds & meds to pay more Share your thoughts and experiences re: abortion rights & restrictions. Send ideas   Support us Pittsburgh's 'eds and meds' are economic driver…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
April 30, 2022 at 11:15 AM

A crisis hotline... with a fee?

A crisis hotline... with a fee? An ER social worker reflects on mass Airbnb shooting. Send ideas   Support us 'We sit with them': An ER social worker reflects on the trauma left by the Airbnb party shoot…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
April 28, 2022 at 11:14 AM

Pittsburgh police discipline doubled. Is it a problem or solution?

Pittsburgh police discipline doubled. Is it a problem or solution? Tell us: How will your kids spend summer vacation? Send ideas   Support us Does the doubling of Pittsburgh police discipline reflect a problem or a sol…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
April 26, 2022 at 11:29 AM

What one senior's success means for public education

What one senior's success means for public education Weighing wealth (and debt) of House candidates. Send ideas   Support us Irwin’s wealth stands out in congressional primary READ …
  PublicSource · [email protected]
April 25, 2022 at 3:00 PM

The No Club: Putting a Stop to Women’s Dead-End Work

The No Club: Putting a Stop to Women’s Dead-End Work A message from Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures View this email in your browser Sponsored content The Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures Made Local series…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
April 23, 2022 at 11:14 AM

🌎What’s Pittsburgh's role in saving the environment?

🌎What’s Pittsburgh's role in saving the environment? Inside: A note for you & PublicSource embraces a new CEO. Send ideas   Support us Hey there, I want to share some exciting news with you. PublicSource has a new leader. …
  PublicSource · [email protected]
April 21, 2022 at 11:00 AM

Which PPS schools have the best paid teachers?

Which PPS schools have the best paid teachers? Inside: A new podcast episode & $1,000 for a micro apartment? Send ideas   Support us PPS employee salaries show disparities between Black, white staff READ …
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April 19, 2022 at 11:29 AM

Mass shooting upends North Side neighborhood

Mass shooting upends North Side neighborhood Pittsburgh's growing homeownership gap. Send ideas   Support us Mass shooting at Airbnb party leaves two teens dead, upends small North Side neighborhood READ …
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April 16, 2022 at 11:14 AM

Tax the rich and UPMC?

Tax the rich and UPMC? URA turnover begins at the top. Send ideas   Support us Budget researchers to Pittsburgh: Tax the rich, and UPMC READ Diamonte Walker's departure …
  PublicSource · [email protected]
April 14, 2022 at 11:14 AM

LGBTQ Catholics wonder: Can the church be inclusive?

LGBTQ Catholics wonder: Can the church be inclusive? Sto-Rox school district has 5 years to bounce back. Send ideas   Support us LGBTQ Catholic ministries are being formed. Can the church be an inclusive space? READ…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
April 13, 2022 at 2:00 PM

Nominate an outstanding local leader for the Illuminate Awards

Nominate an outstanding local leader for the Illuminate Awards A message from the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh View this email in your browser Sponsored content Do you know a Youth, Educator, Com…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
April 12, 2022 at 11:30 AM

Sto-Rox's struggle to survive

Sto-Rox's struggle to survive Rocky finances & enrollment loss challenge the district. Send ideas   Support us The Sto-Rox School District just began a 5-year struggle to survive READ …
  PublicSource · [email protected]
April 9, 2022 at 11:14 AM

‘Slapped with the tax’

‘Slapped with the tax’ Inside: A special note for you. Send ideas   Support us Lawsuit challenging Allegheny County's property tax math headed for a key hearing READ …
  PublicSource · [email protected]
April 7, 2022 at 11:14 AM

Explore how Allegheny County paid its employees in 2021.

Explore how Allegheny County paid its employees in 2021. Inside: Mindfulness tools for kids. Send ideas   Support us Here's what Allegheny County government paid employees in 2021 Explore the data. RE…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
April 5, 2022 at 11:29 AM

Hot housing and 'inequitable' bills

Hot housing and 'inequitable' bills Why taxes can vary for nearly identical homes. Send ideas   Support us Every spring, I pay my city, school district and county property taxes. In recent years, it’s seemed like a pretty good deal…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
April 2, 2022 at 11:14 AM

‘I want to believe that I have something to say’

‘I want to believe that I have something to say’ Share this newsletter with a friend. Send ideas   Support us Thank you to everyone who stepped up to support our nonprofit newsroom with a gift in our March campaign! We’re deligh…
  Halle Stockton, PublicSource · [email protected]
March 31, 2022 at 6:00 PM

⌛ LAST HOURS for matched gifts!

⌛ LAST HOURS for matched gifts! Until midnight, your support goes even farther. View this email in your browser Dear Reader, Today’s the last day of our spring fundraising campaign, and we’re so grateful for the reader…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
March 31, 2022 at 11:14 AM

One writing class turns local LGBTQ history into art ✏

One writing class turns local LGBTQ history into art ✏ A Bhutanese refugee reflects on a quiet mental health crisis. Send ideas   Support us LAST CHANCE TO MATCH YOUR SUPPORT!  Today’s the last day of our campaign,…
  PublicSource · [email protected]
March 29, 2022 at 11:29 AM

See how your district spent COVID $$

See how your district spent COVID $$ Local schools got $420M from the federal government. Send ideas   Support us 3 DAYS ONLY: ALL GIFTS MATCHED! Thanks to the support of the Inasmuch Foundation, until March 31, one-time gifts a…
  Alyia Paulding, PublicSource · [email protected]
March 28, 2022 at 11:14 AM

⏰ 4 days only: ALL GIFTS MATCHED!

⏰ 4 days only: ALL GIFTS MATCHED! Help us close our fundraising gap. View this email in your browser Dear Reader, We’re four days away from the end of our March fundraising campaign, and we’ve got big news. Through the…