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
Do you think the 39-year prison sentence for David Kwiatkowski, a traveling medical technician convicted of infecting dozens of patients with hepatitis C, is too lenient, too harsh, or appropriate? <More Info>
A traveling medical technician was sentenced this week to 39 years in prison for stealing painkillers and infecting dozens of patients in four states with hepatitis C through tainted syringes. Prosecutors had pushed for a 40-year sentence, saying 34-year-old David Kwiatkowski created a "national public health crisis." Defense lawyers argued that a 30-year sentence would better balance the seriousness of the crime against his mental and emotional problems and his addiction to drugs and alcohol, which clouded his judgment.
Do you support raising the minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10?