Shirley Fonda is ready to close her cat rescue after 19 years
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.
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.
The National Weather Service said about four inches of rain fell overnight as multiple local creeks spilled into roadways. Crews worked to close streets as traffic slowed to cross the water-covered throughways.
Residents in Rebersburg have been pumping out their basements after two days of rain caused Penns Creek to swell beyond its borders. During a break in the rain, some neighborhood youths took time to explore the flooded areas.
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.
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.
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.
Powers and Thomas Midway Entertainment is bringing their carnival to State College for four days starting Wednesday. The impromptu stop marks the mid point between the carnival's travels between Philadelphia and Northwest Pennsylvania.