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.
Pastor Harold McKenzie says a prayer for law enforcement and peace. Led by local clergy a prayer service is held at the Municipal Building in State College, Pa., for the State College Police Department and for racial healing.
Army veteran Vince Reynolds received a new patio at his State College home as part of the Heroscape Patio for a Patriot program May 27, 2016. CPI students designed and build the patio through EP Henry a New Jersey based company.
A fire started in the rear wheels area of a tractor trailer in the early afternoon April 20, 2016. The truck was traveling east on I-80 near mile marker 162 when the fire spread and engulfed the entire trailer. The road was shut down until firefighters extinguished the blaze and the scene was cleaned up.
The Bellefonte Historical and Cultural Association coordinated with Dave Kurtz to move of a 1869 freight warehouse from the Bellefonte Waterfront Development District to Talleyrand Park April 18, 2016. The building will eventually be made into a kayak and canoe museum.
Community Christmas Day Dinner at the State College Presbyterian Church, 132 W. Beaver Avenue, on Friday, December 25 from 3:00 to 6:00 PM. The holiday feast was free and included a traditional turkey dinner with all of the fixings along with desserts, holiday music, good cheer and company.