The first day of school for students at St. Joseph’s Catholic Academy is Tuesday, but the school held a freshman orientation the day before for new students. It’s annually held as a way to make the transition into high school smoother.
Target’s “flexible-format” store is set to open on Oct. 6. Fast-fashion retailer H&M is scheduled to open a day later. Target will host a job fair at its Colonnade Boulevard store on Sunday and Monday.
Council passed a rule Monday allowing the State College police to enforce some marijuana offenses as an ordinance violation rather than filing criminal charges, however, the challenge of enforcing the rule still looms.
Borough Manager Tom Fountaine announced Monday that the borough has selected a new chief after a four-month search, choosing to appoint Assistant Police Chief John Gardner to the State College Police Department’s top position.
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.
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State College prayer service for police officers and peace
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