Starbucks under fire after arrest of 2 black men in Philadelphia store
Two black men were arrested in a Starbucks in downtown Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on April 12 for refusing to leave the store while waiting for a friend. The men had allegedly not purchased anything and tried to use the restroom.
The Centre County community, including state representatives, municipal leaders and more, gathered at New Leaf Initiative in State College Monday to recognize the Centre County 4-H Robotics team and their championship win in April.
Salmonella causes about 1.2 million illnesses and 450 deaths in the U.S. every year, according to the CDC. The bacteria is typically transmitted through contaminated food, but some simple preventative measures can keep you from getting sick.
State College borough health inspector Brian O'Donnell talks to the CDT about ensuring food at the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts is safe for visitors. Vendors are inspected for food safety, sanitation practices and employee hygiene.
The CDC reports that “dogs bite 4.5 million people” annually. And one particular group of people faces the threat of dog attacks on a daily basis; letter carriers. Each year, more than 6,000 letter carriers will be victims of dog attacks.
A water main break closed South Pugh Street in the State College borough Sunday night, water authority interim director Brian Heiser said. Crews have repaired the break, and are working to reopen the street.
In 2016, 46 children lost their lives as a result of abuse, the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services reported. Incidences of suspected child abuse or neglect should be reported to the DHS by calling 1-800-932-0313.
McLanahan's Downtown Market now offers beer on tap and six-packs available for purchase. Customers can purchase a pre-paid card, which they can use to sample or buy full glasses from a variety of brews.