The top stories in 2014 from NEXTpittsburgh

From our Best of Pittsburgh guides to the 5 people making our city more livable for all, here's a rundown of the best read stories of the year in NEXTpittsburgh.

This Thursday! Join the party at our tech networking blast

Join us September 11 when we host a networking event at Alpha Lab Gear as part of the Thrival Festival, featuring five diverse companies, from startups to spinoffs. It's a great chance to expand your thinking, forge new connections and sample local craft beer and great food from Bluebird Kitchen.

How Pittsburgh are you? asks Buzzfeed

A quiz from Buzzfeed measures your degree of being a Pittsburgher. Are you a Tom Corbett (not from here but call it home) or the Terrible Towel of people?

Join us tonight: Meet the artists event

NEXTpittsburgh's first event will introduce you to six wildly talented local artists all together in a cool gallery setting for a fun evening. Last chance to register!