Make plans to have some Fun in the Snow at Black Mo NEXT Saturday (Jan. 19)! The Black Moshannon Winter Festival is next Saturday from noon to 5pm. There will be fires where you can warm up or roast marshmallows. Ice skating, broom ball, ice miniature golf, snow sculpture building, sled riding and borrowing snowshoes or cross country skis will be offered throughout the day. (more info)
Kranich's Robbery: An armed robbery occurred around 10:25 a.m.Wednesday at Kranich's Jewelers, 216 E. College Ave. (Read)
Clery Act:The vice president for communications with the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape, said the country at large is 'tragically misinformed' when it comes to understanding sexual assault. (Read)
Chocolate Covered: A woman who lives in the Palmerton apartment building told police that on Monday, she found a man in her apartment, covered in chocolate. (Read)
Corman Lawsuit: Sen. Jake Corman filed a lawsuit against the NCAA in an effort to keep funds from Penn State's $60 million fine within the state. (Read)
MLK Day of Service
Penn State's University Park campus will honor the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr. during its 28th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration. There will be many events, highlighted by speaker Ruby Bridges on Jan. 23 (Schwab Aud.) On November 14, 1960, surrounded by armed U.S. Federal Marshals, Ruby Bridges became the very first black student to attend William Frantz Public School in New Orleans. (list of events)
Apples are more efficient at waking you up in the morning than caffeine.