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 President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati is asking Governor Wolf to start freezing program spending due to a lack of revenue package as Pennsylvania deficit-strapped state government soon will not be able to pay every bill on time. Since the 2008 recession, the state Treasury has repeatedly supplied cash infusions into the depleted bank account, but Scarnati calls it irresponsible to borrow more money while the state government lacks a balanced budget nearly two months into the fiscal year, and unconstitutional to spend it.
Will the strategy outlined by President Donald Trump lead to a military victory in Afghanistan?