The following is a look back in the Centre Daily Times archives for the week of June 18-24.
50 years ago
Bellefonte officials gathered June 21, 1967, at South Spring and West Bishop streets for a ribbon cutting of a new off-street parking lot.
“This is just the beginning of a program to provide convenient parking for visitors to Bellefonte’s downtown shopping area,” Mayor G.M. McCrossin said.
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25 years ago
Five Penn State police officers started using mountain bikes to patrol the campus and enforce rules. It cost the department just more than $2,000 to get the patrol operating, according to a CDT article. The Bicycle Shop on West College Avenue helped train the officers.
10 years ago
A groundbreaking ceremony was held June 20, 2007, for Dairy Queen Grill & Chill at 310 W. Aaron Drive in State College. Owner Don Boller had closed his original Dairy Queen at 2009 N. Atherton St. the previous August after 42 years.