Children peered over the edge of the bucket Saturday, as they were hoisted high above the parking lot of the Colonnade shopping center by a fireman’s crane. From above the ground, they got a bird’s-eye view of children climbing in emergency vehicles, trying on police equipment and climbing rock walls.
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development awarded $807,900 to State College residents on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2017, through the Community Development Block Grant and the HOME Investment Partnerships Program.
U.S. Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke was in Shansville, Pa., on Sunday, Sept. 10 for the groundbreaking of the Tower of Voices project, honoring those who lost their lives on United Flight 93 on Sept. 11, 2001.
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.
Daniel A. Nelsondnelson@mcclatchy.com
Shirley Fonda is ready to close her cat rescue after 19 years
State College prayer service for police officers and peace
Army Vet Vince Reynolds receives new patio from Heroscape