Friday, February 01, 2013
Evening Ed-ventures: Deserts & Healthy Desserts
Plan a kids’ (and parents’) night out! At Evening Ed-ventures, adults can enjoy a tranquil evening at Phipps while children ages 6-9 participate in an exciting science camp. With a cool desert theme, this session features fun, educational activities, healthy desserts and plenty of time to explore the Conservatory gardens.
Shen Yun Returns to The Benedum Center
Shen Yun, the premier classical Chinese dance company, presents traditional Chinese culture in a brilliant and exhilarating blend of beauty, energy, and grace. Friday, February 1st 7:30 pm Saturday, February 2nd 2:30 pm, 7:30 pm Sunday, February 3rd 2:30 pm Prices: $53.25, $63.25, $93.25, $103.25, $153.25 For more information visit www.ShenYun2013.com or email Frank.Zhong@ntdtv.com
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?