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Connie Cousins

Connie Cousins covers Centre County for the Gazette.

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Clean Up, Dig Up and Spruce Up
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Clean Up, Dig Up and Spruce Up
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Connie Cousins
Clearing away leaves, trimming some errant branches and preparing the soil for new plants are all reactions to the spring virus that many catch in April. The local gardening suppliers are waiting to give you advice and fill your orders for seeds, plants or mulch. [Read More]
Scout uncovers Bellefonte's 'Sunnyside' as service project Scout uncovers Bellefonte's 'Sunnyside' as service project
3 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
PLEASANT GAP — Mark Coll, of Pleasant Gap, joined Cub Scouts in elementary school, enjoying camping and the trips his troop took to Canada and other places. He remained an active Scout, passing through all the required ranks. Now, the member of Boy Scout Troop 66 will receive his Eagle Scout [Read More]
Busy women can find many ways to unwind in area Busy women can find many ways to unwind in area
5 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
Many women today handle full-time jobs and then spend five or more hours cooking, cleaning and caring for children when they reach home at the end of their workday. (More men are helping in today’s world, but women are still way ahead in number of hours spent in household chores). It is not [Read More]
Area businesses provide tutoring for students Area businesses provide tutoring for students
7 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
A student can be advancing well in school and suddenly reach a stumbling block. It could be a new concept in math or more difficult reading assignments. Sometimes a little help from an older sibling or a parent is enough to get the child back on track. If the student continues to struggle, [Read More]
Local gyms provide varied options for senior workouts Local gyms provide varied options for senior workouts
10 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
The Gazette has looked into several ways of staying fit — including swimming, yoga and exercise programs — in its Senior Living pages. Searching for new ideas in fitness for seniors, I explored some of the newer gyms and fitness clubs. The goal — to see if seniors could master the [Read More]
Celebrate your love with local flair Celebrate your love with local flair
11 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
You bought your Valentine a nice card for Valentine’s Day, but now what? Dinner is an old standby and always appreciated, but why not consider some other options this year? If you decide to do a dinner as the start of the evening or as a part of it, a person need only read the local ads to [Read More]
Plenty of Local Options When Seeking Perfect Valentine's Day Gift Plenty of Local Options When Seeking Perfect Valentine's Day Gift
11 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Connie Cousins
No one wants to just be standing there with a card grabbed at the grocery store when your significant other hands you an attractively wrapped package or a bouquet of roses. [Read More]
Plenty of local options when seeking perfect Valentine's Day gift Plenty of local options when seeking perfect Valentine's Day gift
12 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
It seems like Christmas was just here and suddenly there are red hearts and flower ads everywhere you look. No one wants to just be standing there with a card grabbed at the grocery store when your significant other hands you an attractively wrapped package or a bouquet of roses. So, while there is [Read More]
NVS 'Remarkable Kids' Concert to Feature Young Violinist NVS 'Remarkable Kids' Concert to Feature Young Violinist
13 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Connie Cousins
"Seventeen-year-old high school senior Raina Arnett began playing violin at age four, convincing her mom to buy one for her after spending months parading around her house with two chopsticks pretending to play them as a violin," says Jinbo. [Read More]
NVS 'Remarkable Kids' concert to feature young violinist NVS 'Remarkable Kids' concert to feature young violinist
14 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — If you are planning a trip somewhere to escape the winter’s cold, you should try and wait until after Sunday, Jan. 25. On that day at 4 p.m., the Nittany Valley Symphony will hold its family concert, “Remarkable Kids,” in the Mount Nittany Middle School [Read More]
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