State College and other Pennsylvania college towns have been meeting to discuss alternative revenue sources, aside from property taxes, to help offset increased police costs associated with excessive alcohol use.
Penn State exchange student Kaijing Tang, of China, was killed in a single-vehicle crash on South Atherton Street at about 4:40 a.m., according to Centre County Coroner Scott Sayers. State College police is investigating.
The State college Area School Board on Wednesday voted 5-4 to cancel its contract with Papa John’s Pizza for student lunches. The decision was based upon racially tinged comments made by former CEO John Schnatter.
Here are some of the Centre County roads that are closed due to the aftermath of flooding across the county on Monday. There are at least two sinkholes causing traffic disruptions, according to PennDOT.
The Philipsburg-Osceola Area School District is closed Tuesday due to Monday’s rain, flooding and subsequent road closures. Osceola Mills is in a state of emergency, and some residents had to evacuate.
Rogers Stadium project manager David Stezin says the plan is for Bellefonte PA football to play its final game of the season on Oct. 26 - against Bald Eagle Area - on its home turf, as rain has again delayed construction.
Mold was discovered Wednesday afternoon in the basement of Howard Elementary School. Students are attending class down the road at Wingate Elementary until air quality testing and mold mitigation is complete, Superintendent Jeff Miles said..
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.