A passion for the game

Robert “Hutch” Hutchinson doesn’t yell or bark like a football coach.

Bulky defenders suited out in black and gold crouch on three points while he sputters a snap count, trying to get them to jump offside.

Horsing Around: Tyler Stillings

Tyler Stillings of Washington, Pa., is the latest in our series of profiles about interesting characters around the state. Stillings, a graduate of Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, never wanted to do anything but work with horses, as his mother and grandfather did. He trains and drives about 20 horses at his own stables and at the Meadows Racetrack and Casino in Washington County, Pa.

A Veteran’s Progress

Earl Granville, of Scranton, Pa., is the second person featured in our Under the Keystone series. A veteran who lost his leg in Afghanistan and lost a brother to PTSD, he is now studying mental health counseling so he can help veterans and others who have come through difficult situations.

Steep Street Music Man

Joe Bonadio, 90, lives on Canton Avenue in the Beechview section of Pittsburgh. He is proud to live on one of the steepest streets in the country, despite the difficulties it sometimes causes.