Centre News Digest for April 20, 2021
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FUN FACT - Today is national “Look Alike” day! Have you ever been told you look like someone else?
Get Involved in Earth Day
Earth Day is this Thursday! Want to help clean up the community? Various Centre County organizations have more on how you can get involved in a fun and COVID safe way! Story by Amy Schirf for centredaily.com
Watershed Cleanup Day, backyard composting lesson and more: Here’s a list of earth-friendly spring events
Young students from Philipsburg elementary school plan to hold a socially distanced Mini-Thon
Young students from Philipsburg elementary school plan to hold a socially distanced Mini-Thon on May 7th. Various activities, and a DJ will be available to children at the event both in person, and virtually at home! Story by Mikayla Heiss for the progressnews.com
Philipsburg elementary students to help fight cancer
Residents of Philipsburg gathered at the Rowland Theatre on Monday night to express their anger
Residents of Philipsburg gathered at the Rowland Theatre on Monday night to express their anger about troubled teens taking over Slabtown Park. The Borough worked with citizens to brainstorm new ideas on how to fix the issue. Story by Tiffany Rizzo for wearecentralpa.com
Residents upset after teens cause trouble at Philipsburg park
Nearly 100 new COVID-19 cases
Nearly 100 new COVID-19 cases in the span of 2 days, with Mount Nittany Medical Hospital currently treating 30 patients as of Monday morning. Story by Geoff Rushton for statecollege.com
Centre County Adds 96 COVID-19 Cases over 2 Days; Pennsylvania Reports 5,675...
Testing and appointment of police officers
The State College Borough Council met to discuss the governing of testing and appointment of police officers. The approved amendments for this included new changes such as testing age and required testing score. Story by Samantha Verrelli for collegian.psu.edu
State College Borough Council approves amendments regulating testing, appointment of police officers