Friday, November 29, 2013
Black Friday Survival
Black Friday is coming....And only the strong survive! Stop by Town Center at The Waterfront for a Black Friday Survival Celebration to fuel up on complimentary snacks and coffee as you shop for the best deals of the season. Volunteers from the Western PA Humane Society will also be on site to help you wrap all of those new purchases from 8-11am. You scored some amazing Black Friday rewards, so why not reward yourself for being an awesome shopper? 'Tis the season! The first 100 Waterfront shoppers to join the Black Friday Survival Celebration will receive special Survival Kits, complete with the all of essentials for surviving Black Friday. Some lucky guests will receive surprise Survival gift cards in their bags to shops and restaurants at The Waterfront ranging from $5-$50!
Some on the 15 member Allegheny County Council say they need an increase in their 3-thousand dollar expense account. County Council members are each allotted 9-thousand dollars in annual stipends plus up to 3-thousand dollars in expenses to cover mileage, equipment and supplies. Now according to the county home-rule charter these amounts can be increased every five years by up to 5-percent. There has been no change since the year 2000.
Given the problems with the new health care law, should Congress and the president go through the law piece by piece to improve it, repeal the entire law and start over again or leave the law as it is?