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$1.5 million construction project will have a College Township road one way until October.

A Man took job as UPS driver so he could stalk Pennsylvania residents,

A downtown State College Cafe closed after nearly two years in business.

A ‘mini craft beverage garden’ is coming to Arts Fest.

Penn State student to open dance studio in Happy Valley.

The Hollidaysburg Veterans’ Home is hosting a job fair. The center is looking for registered nurses, licensed practical nurses and nurses aides with a passion for caring for America’s Veterans. hose interested in applying can do so at the job fair on May 18 at the veterans home. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

As we enter a new stage of the pandemic, companies are grappling with the reality that many people prefer working remotely — and may even quit their jobs if they’re not given enough flexibility. In fact, Americans’ mass exodus from the place of work — dubbed the “great resignation” — resulted in a record 4.5 million workers quitting their jobs in March. 

The European Union today announced a new round of sanctions against Moscow over its war in Ukraine, including a proposal to ban Russian oil. Meanwhile in Ukraine, fresh evacuations from Mariupol began today as a convoy of buses departed from the besieged Ukrainian port city, according to a local official. And in Lviv, electricity has been restored after a series of missile strikes hit power stations last night, causing major disruptions and damage.

The fight for abortion rights is far from over.  More protests are possible today after word Roe v. Wade may soon be overturned.  Crowds marched and chanted yesterday in support of women making their own decisions.  Big rallies were seen in San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Atlanta, Houston and Salt Lake City, with smaller gatherings elsewhere.  The Supreme Court confirmed the report but said the ruling isn’t final.

Comedian Dave Chappelle is okay after being tackled by a fan on stage last night. 

A Missouri man is now the fifth person executed this year. 

The Federal Reserve’s monetary policy panel is expected to announce a half-a-percent rate hike today.

Sports

MLB – The Phillies lost to the Rangers, 6-4.

NBA – The 76ers try to even the best of seven series against the Heat at a game a piece as they meet again tonight in Miami.

NHL – The Penguins topped the Rangers in third OT, 4-3.