Centre News Digest for April 6, 2021

Story posted April 6, 2021 in Centre News Digest by Emily Grill and Emily Treacy.

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FUN FACT - Today is National Caramel Popcorn day! What do you think, does caramel belong on popcorn?

Promoting local businesses for children's science programs

Discover Local Treasure Hunt” founded by Discovery Space in Centre County, created as a way to promote local businesses and raise money for children’s science programs. Story by Peyton Kennedy from wearecentralPA.com  Centre County treasure hunt to promote science programs & local businesses

Overnight shelter fitting 30 guests

Meetinghouse on 318 S. Atherton Street plans to serve as an overnight shelter, housing up to 30 guests after approval by the Borough Council on Monday night. Story by Geoff Rushton from StateCollege.com 

With Zoning Map Amendment Approved, Out of the Cold Can Move Forward with Permanent Overnight Shelter...

5 State College police officers and 1 public works employee honored

Borough manager Tom Fountaine honors 5 State College police officers and 1 public works employee in their efforts to rescue a woman in the March 18 fire on Crabapple Court story by phoebe cykosky from collegian.psu.com

State College Borough Council honors 5 police officers, 1 public works employee following Crabapple Court fire

Social media awareness campaign

Multiple Centre County organizations come together to create a social media awareness campaign on survivors of child abuse and sexual violence. Story from centredaily.com

Communities that care: Join ‘Kindness Rocks’ and ‘Chalk the Walk’ initiatives in April

Weather Update

It’s officially time to take out your summer clothes! It’s 71 and sunny today in Centre County! from accuweather