Local construction company under investigation by attorney general
Glenn O. Hawbaker Inc., a State College-based construction company, confirmed June 12, 2018, that it is under investigation by the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General. The context of the investigation has not yet been revealed.
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.
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.
Fitness 4 Life owner Brad Cornali explains his mobile gym concept which brings the workout to the customer. Good for any outdoor workout, the gym offers multiple workout opportunities with a variety of equipment.
The Centers for Disease Control's Wednesday update on the romaine lettuce E. coli outbreak says the sick count has added 18 people since Friday, for a total of 53 in 16 states. And there's a high hospitalization rate.
A Pennsylvania grand jury says its investigation of clergy sexual abuse identified more than 1,000 child victims. The grand jury report released August 14 says that number comes from records in six Roman Catholic dioceses.
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced the release of a 900-page grand jury report accusing 300 state clergy members of sexual crimes against children. The full news conference is here: https://bit.ly/2Pa4QJU
A group of women riding an inflatable rainbow unicorn got stuck in a weedy lake in Minnesota, prompting a rescue from Chisago County Sheriff deputies on August 11. Deputies were driving by Fish Lake, near Stark, Minnesota when they spotted the women.
As road work along North Atherton Street continues, PennDOT representatives say communication is the name of the game in keeping the public updated and ask that drivers remain patient heading through work areas.