The 20th annual Heritage Days Grand Parade featured firetrucks, bands and floats, but one of the main attractions was the Jaffa Shrine’s entire unit. Parade Chairman Harry Wood said this is the first time the parade was able to attract the Jaffa’s whole entourage.
Shirley Fonda, 82, considers herself a cat lady. She has 30 of them and runs a rescue shelter out of her Park Forest home. Caring for each one takes its toll, which is why she’s finally ready to close up shop after 19 years.
Daniel A. Nelsondnelson@mcclatchy.com
Shirley Fonda is ready to close her cat rescue after 19 years
State College prayer service for police officers and peace
Army Vet Vince Reynolds receives new patio from Heroscape