Saturday, March 25, 2017
Somerset Mural Tour
Visit the Laurel Highlands town of Somerset to see 1930s murals by former Carnegie Tech professors Alexander Kostellow and Kindred McLeary in the town’s post office and the library.
PNC Pops: Sounds of Simon & Garfunkel
Theirs was the harmony of a generation. Michael Krajewski conducts this tribute, featuring Simon and Garfunkel's greatest hits: "The Sound of Silence," "Scarborough Fair," "Mrs. Robinson," "Bridge Over Troubled Water," "The Boxer," and many more. It's sure to leave you "Feelin' Groovy!"
Shake Your Booties…Down Bourbon Street!
6pm - 11pm
Mark your calendars and get in a New Orleans frame of mind! On Saturday, March 25, 2017 (6pm-11pm), The Children’s Home of Pittsburgh & Lemieux Family Center will present its 16th Annual signature gala, Shake Your Booties. This year, join us for a Mardis Gras themed party! Honorary Co-Chairs Brooks and Jen Broadhurst are excited for the event at Stage AE where Shake Your Booties. . . Down Bourbon Street will bring an unforgettable evening with great food, drink, and fun, including live entertainment from John Gresh’s Gris Gris! Hundreds of Pittsburgh’s coolest cats will be in attendance. All proceeds raised from Shake Your Booties goes directly to support the programs of The Children's Home & Lemieux Family Center: Adoption, Child's Way®, and the Pediatric Specialty Hospital. For more information on the event or to purchase tickets, please contact Amy Lind at 412.441.4884 or visit www.childrenshomepgh.org.
Senate Republicans are delaying a vote on their Obamacare replacement bill until after July 4, as the party faces opposition from enough GOP members to block the measure. Democrats have accused Republicans of using the bill to cut taxes for wealthy Americans depriving health care to the most vulnerable through Medicaid cuts. However after meeting with Congressional Republicans President Trump sounded an optimistic tone saying "we're getting very close to striking a deal despite remaining disagreements that will solve Obamacare which is melting down”.
Should Gov. Wolf sign into law legislation preventing local municipalities from banning or taxing recyclable plastic bags?