Matt Petras
Matt Petras

Contributing Writer

Matt Petras is a professional writing and journalism tutor for Point Park University as well as a Pittsburgh-area-based freelance reporter. His work has appeared in the Pittsburgh City Paper, Pittsburgh Current, PublicSource and the Mon Valley Independent.

When he isn’t obsessively checking his email, he’s probably playing video games or reading comic books.

Latest from Matt

History, Museums/Exhibits

Step into the Donora Smog Museum

In 1948, the steel town of Donora, PA suffered a harrowing smog incident that killed 20 people. Visitors note the museum's optimistic outlook: "Clear air started here."

Literary Arts, Pursuits/Hobbies

Pittsburgh Comic Book Store Guide

Your complete guide to Pittsburgh comic book stores, including comics written and drawn by Pittsburgh creators.