Saturday, December 08, 2012
Jingle Bell Run/Walk
The 28th annual Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis is Saturday, December 8 on Pittsburgh’s North Shore. Come jingle with us and join the fight against arthritis—the nation’s leading cause of disability. Tie jingle bells to your shoelaces! Run or walk with your team and celebrate the season by giving. Day-of Registration: 7:30 a.m. Health & Wellness Expo: 8 a.m. – 10 a.m. Walk/Run: 10 a.m. $30 for timed run or walk/$25 for non-timed/$10 Tinsel Trot (100 yard dash – kids 11 & under) For more information call 412.250.3342 or visit www.jinglebellrunpittsburgh.kintera.org
The Pennsylvania Tourism Office reported to a state House Committee that efforts to market itself as a destination for tourists is falling behind neighboring states due to six years of funding cuts now a $10 million budget being outspent by New York 5-1 and Virginia 3-1. Reporting studies showing Pennsylvania losing 37 million visitors-spending $7.7 billion and over $400 million lost in state tax revenue due to underfunding tourism efforts. The report concluded that an investment in tourism generates more income for the Commonwealth.
KQV/TribLIVE.COM Listener Poll If Democrats decide to filibuster Judge Gorsuch nomination should Republicans deploy the nuclear option allowing his confirmation with a simple majority?