Friday, May 03, 2013
Great Plant Auction
This lively event, featuring both a silent and live auction, is a plant lover’s dream! Enjoy wine and hors d'oeuvres as Phipps Garden Center in Mellon Park transforms into an auction house for rare, unique and newly introduced trees, shrubs and tropical plants, as well as garden accessories. Learn more at phipps.conservatory.org.
Colin Kaepernick has filed a grievance against the NFL, claiming that team owners colluded to not hire him as punishment for starting a wave of football players kneeling during the National Anthem in solidarity with those suffering racial injustices. The former quarterback has been a free agent since opting out of his contract in March. Kaepernick's detractors say it's not a case of discrimination as 70% of NFL players are black, but that teams believe they have found somebody else who can do the job better.
KQV/TribLIVE.COM Listener Poll Should Pittsburgh taxpayers provide medical coverage for sex change surgery for city employees?