Wednesday, December 5, 2012
There are a number of nearby pharmacies customers can visit for flu shots.
The Post-Gazette reports that flu season in the U.S. is off to its earliest start in nearly a decade and that the primary strain circulating is particularly hard on the elderly. If you haven't gotten your flu vaccine, it's not too late. The following local pharmacies offer flu vaccinations without appointments: The Allegheny County Health Department recommends that everyone 6 months of age and older should get a flu vaccine. Certain people are at greater risk of serious illness and death from flu: Persons who live with or care for people at high risk for developing flu-related complications should also receive influenza vaccine. Have you gotten your flu shot? Why or why not? Tell us in the comments.
Monday, December 3, 2012
Here are five local job opportunities.
Are you looking for work? Here are five local job opportunities: 1. Switchboard Operator/Mail Clerk 84 Lumber is looking for a candidate for this full-time position in Eighty-Four. The job description indicates that the successful candidate would be "responsible for directing calls and greeting visitors while performing various tasks. These tasks include separating and sorting computer generated reports, alphabetizing files and preparing shipping and mail room items to be mailed to stores, and management." For more information on the position, click here. 2. Licensing Execution Specialist Crown Castle International is looking for a licensing execution specialist in Canonsburg. According to the job description, the successful candidate …
Wednesday, May 2, 2012
Representatives from CVS met with Upper St. Clair planning commissioners to discuss the possibility of demolishing Crossgates Plaza and building a new store.
Yes, there already is a CVS on the corner of Route 19 and Fort Couch Road. However, CVS officials may build a new store kitty-corner from the existing location. Representatives met with the Upper St. Clair Planning Commission on April 19 for a pre-application conference. They said they are looking into demolishing the Crossgates Plaza complex and constructing a new store, according to the township's director of Community Development Scott Brilhart. CVS's current building would then be available for other businesses to lease. Crossgates Plaza is home to a variety of businesses right now including Einstein Bros Bagels, Boston Market, Healthy Pet Products and Chyten Education Services. It is unknown what would happen to the businesses. Gregg …
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Here's a look at some of the top stories from Patch sites in your area this week: Goodbye Crossgates Plaza? CVS May Build New Store Task Force Forming to Save Library 'Pay to Play,' Tax Raise, Staff Cuts All on the Table for 2012-13 B-W Budget Public Hearing on Transit Cuts Thursday Local Student Supports Rabbit Rescue, Fosters Furry Friends Follow Peters Patch on Facebook and Twitter, and sign up for our daily newsletter.