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.
Monday Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who was captured and held by the Taliban for five years after walking away in 2009 from his Afghanistan post, pleaded guilty to desertion and endangering comrades, some who were seriously wounded during the intensive search. Bergdahl, admitted guilt without striking a deal with prosecutors, meaning his punishment will be decided by a military judge later this month, and due to the severity of the charges, could be sentenced to life in a military prison.
Should taxpayers support the immediate suspension of Obamacare subsidies to insurance companies that help pay expenses for low income patients?