Centre News Digest for April 9, 2021
FUN FACT: Centre County is home to 6 of PA’s 121 state parks! Have you visited any?
Glenn O. Hawbaker Inc.
On April 8, Glenn O. Hawbaker Inc., a State College-based contractor, was accused by the PA Attorney General’s Office of stealing $20 million in wages from employees since 2015. Story by Geoff Rushton from statecollege.com
If you or someone you know may be struggling to find reliable internet service, @CentreCoLibrary and @SchlowLibrary are offering free hotspots. Currently, there is a waiting list and reservations must be made. Story from statecollege.com
B.1.1.7 variant lingers in State College
Although 18% of Centre County residents have been vaccinated, the B.1.1.7 variant lingers in State College.
“If we can just hold on for a little while longer, that patience will be rewarded.” Story by Anjelica Rubin from collegian.psu.edu
Centre County schools are still finding ways to celebrate seniors this year
Centre County schools are still finding ways to celebrate seniors this year. State College, Bellefonte, Penns Valley, Bald Eagle and Philipsburg-Osceola have differing in-person and virtual events for their students. Story by Marley Parish from centredaily.com