State College prayer service for police officers and peace
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.
Former Beta Theta Pi brother Ryan Burke pleaded guilty to charges of hazing in relation to the death of Beta pledge Timothy Piazza in February 2017. Burke's attorney, Philip Masorti, said his client extended his condolences to the Piazza family.
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.
SCASD director of physical plant Ed Poprik talks about the new energy efficiency measure put in place around the district. This will not only reduce spending for the district, he says, but will be a benefit to both students and the community.
Parents of students at the Wonderland Charter School spoke on videos shared through the school's website about their own children's experiences with the school. Parents spoke in support as the school may not receive a charter renewal through SCASD.
The University Park Airport conducted an emergency exercise involving a mock plane crash and pretend victims May 23, 2018. The training is required by the FAA every three years, and involves fire companies and EMS from across the county.
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.
A public hearing was held on a zoning ordinance proposal for the planned Patton Crossing development in Patton Township. Residents gave mixed views on the development, with about even numbers for and against it.
An unknown individual donated thousands of comic books to the annual American Association of University Women annual book sale in State College. About half of the titles will be available at the annual sale slated for May 12-15, 2018.
The Centre County 4H Robotics team, Team 4027, was part of the winning alliance in the FIRST Robotics Competition Championship on April 28, 2018. The competition featured more than 15,000 students from around the world gathering in Detroit, Mich.
Young Scholars of Central Pennsylvania Behavior Intervention Specialist Bill Ewing demonstrates the Barracuda Intruder Defense System at the school. The system is designed to block an intruder from entering classrooms and student spaces.