Fake Contractors Steal Safe from Blooming Valley Home
A group of men stole a safe from a 90 year old couple living in Blooming Valley. On Monday the actors gained access to the home by impersonating contractors. A few of the men distracted the pair that lived inside while the others hoisted the safe and loaded it inside a tan SUV. All the thieves departed together at once heading northeast along Route 77 toward Riceville. Valuable items taken from the couple included money, vintage coins, jewelry, and important documents. The Pennsylvania State Police are investigating.
Edinboro Planetarium Celebrates 50 Years in September
In the month of September Edinboro University’s planetarium at the Cooper Science Center will be celebrating 50 years of operations. The University will be celebrating the occasion with a special presentation at noon and 5PM on Saturday September 25th. You can see a full schedule and reserve your seats for any of the upcoming events at the planetarium for free by visiting Edinboro.edu.
Camp Cadet Gets Grant from Pittsburgh Penguins
Pennsylvania State Police
The Pennsylvania State Police Camp Cadet program in Crawford, Warren, and Venango Counties received a $5,000 grant from the Pittsburgh Penguins Foundation which ensures it will be coming back next year. Camp Cadet is a free summer camp held annually in June where young men and women learn team building and self esteem while building relationships with law enforcement. You can learn more by calling Trooper Michelle McGee at (814)676-6596.
RealID Comes to PA in March 2019
PennDOT has announced it will be releasing its first RealID compatible licenses in March of 2019. RealID is optional for Pennsylvania residents but is a requirement for anyone who wants to enter a federal building or military base or make a domestic flight after October 2020. The pricing and requirements for RealID can be discussed at the driver’s license centers or found online at penndot.gov/realid.