Ciercierski remembered fondly by the community

Local News

MCALISTERVILLE — The death of Daris Ciecierski on Saturday ends a tragic saga that began with a fire on May 2 that destroyed her family’s Fayette Township home. Ciecierski succumbed on Saturday to injuries sustained in the fire. Daris Shelley was a 2010 graduate of East Juniata High ...

Measure on youth sports masking clears House

PA News

HARRISBURG (AP) — Legislation that cleared a House committee on Monday would give Pennsylvania school districts the authority to decide whether student-athletes must wear masks while playing, as GOP lawmakers continue looking at a more aggressive move against the governor’s universal mask ...

GOP aims to make election changes in state’s constitution

PA News

HARRISBURG (AP) — Republican lawmakers in Pennsylvania on Monday unveiled sweeping changes to the conduct of elections through a proposed constitutional amendment, the latest turn in a partisan power struggle over elections in the wake of former President Donald Trump’s baseless claims that ...


Local News

Editor’s note: The Sentinel offers nonprofit and other community organizations an opportunity to promote upcoming events for free in this community calendar for three days before the event. Events needing reservations also may be promoted for up to two weeks prior to the reservation ...

Gas line relocation on Atherton Street

Local News

STATE COLLEGE — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced today that it expects Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania to begin gas line relocation work on South Atherton Street in State College Tuesday. Work this week will occur between the intersections of Highland and Hill alleys. ...