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No Decision Yet on Interim State College Borough Council Appointment No Decision Yet on Interim State College Borough Council Appointment
4 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
After five rounds of voting on Monday night, State College Borough Council members could not reach an agreement on an interim appointment for the vacancy on council created by Dan Murphy's resignation. [Read More]
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PEMA, Local Officials Tout Gov. Wolf's Restore PA Plans for Flood Prevention and Recovery PEMA, Local Officials Tout Gov. Wolf's Restore PA Plans for Flood Prevention and Recovery
55 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
When Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency Director Randy Padfield is in Centre County, it's most often in the midst or aftermath of severe storm damage. But on Wednesday, under sunny skies in Bellefonte's Talleyrand Park, Padifeld was visiting to discuss what Pennsylvania can do to better miti [Read More]

Wolf Talks Pa. Farm Bill, Casey Urges Against SNAP Cuts at Ag Progress Days Wolf Talks Pa. Farm Bill, Casey Urges Against SNAP Cuts at Ag Progress Days
58 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
In 2018, Gov. Tom Wolf spoke at Penn State's Ag Progress Days and unveiled a six-point plan for strengthening agriculture in commonwealth. On Wednesday, he returned to discuss how part of that plan has been put in place with the first Pennsylvania Farm Bill. [Read More]

More American Madness More American Madness
59 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
If you watched the debates last week you might have noticed that gun control was hardly even a topic. The debates took place before the shootings in El Paso and Dayton – but after the shootings in Gilroy. Only two and three days after. [Read More]

Letter: Do Your Job, Sen. Corman Letter: Do Your Job, Sen. Corman
62 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
If Jake Corman is so concerned about Lt. Gov. John Fetterman doing his job, we must also ask Sen. Corman to do his job. [Read More]

Federal Officials Visit Bellefonte to Discuss Opportunity Zone, Economic Development Federal Officials Visit Bellefonte to Discuss Opportunity Zone, Economic Development
63 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The people and potential of Bellefonte are promising signs for local revitalization efforts, according to Scott Turner, executive director of the White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council. [Read More]

Stryker Appointed to Ferguson Township Board of Supervisors Stryker Appointed to Ferguson Township Board of Supervisors
64 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Ford Stryker was unanimously approved by the board's other four member to fill the Ward II supervisor vacancy and was sworn in by Centre County Magisterial District Judge Casey McClain at Monday night's meeting. [Read More]

Video of Corman Shouting at Lt. Gov. While Senate Colleague Spoke Gets National Attention Video of Corman Shouting at Lt. Gov. While Senate Colleague Spoke Gets National Attention
64 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A chaotic debate in the state Senate on Wednesday over a cash assistance program for the poor has turned into a viral video with Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman, R-Centre County, at the center of it. [Read More]

Pa. Budget Provision Blocks Plastic Bag Fees and Bans Pa. Budget Provision Blocks Plastic Bag Fees and Bans
64 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Ferguson Township supervisors were scheduled to consider on Monday night advertising for public hearing a proposed first-in-the-county ordinance that would impose an impact fee on single-use plastic bags at stores and restaurants, but now it appears that will be off the table. [Read More]

Dougherty Earns Republican Write-In Nomination for Borough Council Dougherty Earns Republican Write-In Nomination for Borough Council
65 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State junior Tom Dougherty didn't win one of his party's nominations in the May primary for State College Borough Council, but he'll still be on the ballot in November's election. [Read More]

Op-Ed: Give Pennsylvania Workers the Wages They Deserve Op-Ed: Give Pennsylvania Workers the Wages They Deserve
65 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
The legislature squandered yet another golden opportunity to guarantee a living wage to all working people in Pennsylvania as they announced a $34 billion state budget deal without a highly anticipated minimum wage hike. We are disappointed, but not demoralized. [Read More]

Strickland Appointed to Ferguson Township Board of Supervisors Strickland Appointed to Ferguson Township Board of Supervisors
66 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Ferguson Township's Board of Supervisors filled one of two vacancies this week with an appointment for at-large supervisor. [Read More]

Centre County Commissioners Split on Support for Wolf's Restore Pennsylvania Plan Centre County Commissioners Split on Support for Wolf's Restore Pennsylvania Plan
67 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Centre County commissioners are moving forward with a resolution voicing support for Gov. Tom Wolf's sweeping infrastructure plan, Restore Pennsylvania, but not without dissent. [Read More]

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