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Drive-Up Costume Contest Offers a New Twist on Centre Region Halloween Celebration Drive-Up Costume Contest Offers a New Twist on Centre Region Halloween Celebration
by Holly Riddle

Centre Region Parks and Recreation is offering local families a fun way to safely celebrate Halloween this year. Full Story →

Penn State Football: With Unique Eligibility Rules, Three Freshmen Not Starting Who Could Still Make An Impact Penn State Football: With Unique Eligibility Rules, Three Freshmen Not Starting Who Could Still Make An Impact

An eye on three freshmen who could make an impact during a year where eligibility rules favor everyone getting playing time.

StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Centre County Adds 34 COVID-19 Cases Centre County Adds 34 COVID-19 Cases

Centre County reported 34 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday to bring its total to 3,744 since the first was confirmed in March, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Health.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State Football: Western Pa. Tight End Commits to 2021 Class Penn State Football: Western Pa. Tight End Commits to 2021 Class

Penn State football received another verbal commitment on Wednesday as Wexford, Pa native and tight end Khalil Dinkins add his name to the Nittany Lions' 2021 class. Dinkins made the news official through his Twitter account.

StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Donald Trump Jr. Makes Campaign Stop in Centre County Donald Trump Jr. Makes Campaign Stop in Centre County

Several hundred people gathered Tuesday afternoon in Benner Township to hear Donald Trump Jr. rally support for his father's re-election campaign.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton

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Penn State Reports 91 New COVID-19 Cases Among University Park Students Penn State Reports 91 New COVID-19 Cases Among University Park Students
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State on Tuesday reported 91 new COVID-19 positives among students and two among employees, marking a continued decline and the second consecutive update with fewer than 100 new cases. [Read More]
Joey Porter Jr. and Parker Washington Headline Penn State's First Depth Chart Joey Porter Jr. and Parker Washington Headline Penn State's First Depth Chart
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football released its opening week depth chart on Tuesday giving fans the first real look at how the 2020 roster is shaking out as the Nittany Lions prepare for a Saturday season-opening meeting against Indiana. [Read More]
Centre County Adds 25 COVID-19 Cases Centre County Adds 25 COVID-19 Cases
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Centre County reported 25 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday to bring its total to 3,744 since the first was confirmed in March, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Health. [Read More]
Penn State Football Set to Wear Patch and Helmet Sticker to Support Social Unity Penn State Football Set to Wear Patch and Helmet Sticker to Support Social Unity
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will wear a patch and helmet sticker as well as branded warmup shirts in support of social unity the program announced on Tuesday afternoon. [Read More]
Free COVID-19 Testing Clinic Returning to Nittany Mall Free COVID-19 Testing Clinic Returning to Nittany Mall
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Centre County commissioners on Tuesday unanimously approved a contract with AMI Expeditionary Healthcare to operate the walk-in clinic for 15 days between Oct. 26 and Nov. 14. [Read More]
Boalsburg Heritage Museum Renovations Build on the Past While Looking to the Future
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Boalsburg Heritage Museum Renovations Build on the Past While Looking to the Future
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
“This should not just be a repository for dusty artifacts,” Ritter said. “We also want to be outward-focused and out into the community and be relevant to the community.” [Read More]
Lunch with Mimi: Inspired by Community That Helped Her, Michelle DiMidio Started Alliance for G.O.O.D. to Assist Others with a Variety of Needs Lunch with Mimi: Inspired by Community That Helped Her, Michelle DiMidio Started Alliance for G.O.O.D. to Assist Others with a Variety of Needs
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Town & Gown
A personal trainer, wife, and mother, Michelle DiMidio in April started Alliance for G.O.O.D. (Giving Others Our Donation), a grassroots effort to help local families struggling with any sort of need related to the pandemic. [Read More]
A Connection to Our Community and Personal Histories
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A Connection to Our Community and Personal Histories
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
As I looked from headstone to headstone I felt a number of different emotions – astonishment, sadness, awe, surprise, wonder, intrigue. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Running Back Journey Brown May Miss 2020 Season Due to Medical Condition Penn State Football: Running Back Journey Brown May Miss 2020 Season Due to Medical Condition
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State running back Journey Brown may miss the 2020 season due to undisclosed medical condition. The news was first reported by Lions247 and confirmed by Penn State to StateCollege.com on Monday night. [Read More]
State College Pulls Away for Road Win at Carlisle State College Pulls Away for Road Win at Carlisle
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
State College quarterback Conrad Moore threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more as the Little Lions picked up a 38-29 road win in a rescheduled game on Monday night at Carlisle. [Read More]

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Lunch with Mimi: Inspired by Community That Helped Her, Michelle DiMidio Started Alliance for G.O.O.D. to Assist Others with a Variety of Needs Lunch with Mimi: Inspired by Community That Helped Her, Michelle DiMidio Started Alliance for G.O.O.D. to Assist Others with a Variety of Needs
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Town & Gown
A personal trainer, wife, and mother, Michelle DiMidio in April started Alliance for G.O.O.D. (Giving Others Our Donation), a grassroots effort to help local families struggling with any sort of need related to the pandemic. [Read More]
A Connection to Our Community and Personal Histories
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A Connection to Our Community and Personal Histories
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
As I looked from headstone to headstone I felt a number of different emotions – astonishment, sadness, awe, surprise, wonder, intrigue. [Read More]
Wildlife for Everyone Breaks Ground on Accessible Wetlands Project Wildlife for Everyone Breaks Ground on Accessible Wetlands Project
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The Wildlife for Everyone Foundation on Saturday broke ground on the Soaring Eagle Wetlands project designed to make nature accessible for all individuals regardless of physical limitation. [Read More]
Schlow Library to Host Virtual Event with Author Elizabeth Rush Schlow Library to Host Virtual Event with Author Elizabeth Rush
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Amy Fellin Caputo
Acclaimed author and Pulitzer Prize finalist Elizabeth Rush will make a virtual visit to the Centre Region on Wednesday as part of activities recognizing the 50th anniversary this year of Earth Day. [Read More]
Indiana, Indiana, Indiana: 10 Ways Penn State Football Can Win This Week
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Indiana, Indiana, Indiana: 10 Ways Penn State Football Can Win This Week
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
With its 2020 football season-opener finally almost upon us, here are 10 ways the Nittany Lions and Penn State can win on and off the field. [Read More]
Philipsburg Farmer’s Market to Feature Special Crafter’s Fair This Weekend Philipsburg Farmer’s Market to Feature Special Crafter’s Fair This Weekend
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Teresa Mull
The Philipsburg Revitalization Corporation (PRC) is adding a special element to its farmer’s market this Saturday, Oct. 17: a crafter’s fair featuring handmade items. [Read More]
Micro-Hospital Planned for Patton Township Micro-Hospital Planned for Patton Township
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn Highlands Healthcare intends to build a micro-hospital and medical office building near Colonnade Boulevard and Waddle Road in Patton Township. [Read More]
Q&A with Pink Zone President Mitch Kirsch Q&A with Pink Zone President Mitch Kirsch
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mark Brackenbury, Town&Gown
These are challenging times for all nonprofits, with a national focus on the pandemic and so many people struggling financially. The search for a new executive director added even more to the mix at Pink Zone, which helps lead the fight against breast cancer by raising funds and mobilizing resources [Read More]
A Letter from Uncle Sam to Our Young Century
Column
A Letter from Uncle Sam to Our Young Century
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
Dear 21st Century, What the heck? You’ve been nothing but trouble from the day you were born, and now that you’ve left your teens and might be expected to show a little maturity, you’re wreaking havoc on an even more terrible scale. [Read More]
POW/MIA Bracelet Found in Arkansas Is a Sign of Hope to Family of Missing Air Force Major from Bellefonte POW/MIA Bracelet Found in Arkansas Is a Sign of Hope to Family of Missing Air Force Major from Bellefonte
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
After John Morgan bought a house in Jasper, Ark., from his parents two years ago, he started rummaging through some old knickknacks they left behind. While doing so, a certain bracelet caught his eye. [Read More]

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Joey Porter Jr. and Parker Washington Headline Penn State's First Depth Chart Joey Porter Jr. and Parker Washington Headline Penn State's First Depth Chart
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football released its opening week depth chart on Tuesday giving fans the first real look at how the 2020 roster is shaking out as the Nittany Lions prepare for a Saturday season-opening meeting against Indiana. [Read More]
Penn State Football Set to Wear Patch and Helmet Sticker to Support Social Unity Penn State Football Set to Wear Patch and Helmet Sticker to Support Social Unity
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will wear a patch and helmet sticker as well as branded warmup shirts in support of social unity the program announced on Tuesday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Running Back Journey Brown May Miss 2020 Season Due to Medical Condition Penn State Football: Running Back Journey Brown May Miss 2020 Season Due to Medical Condition
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State running back Journey Brown may miss the 2020 season due to undisclosed medical condition. The news was first reported by Lions247 and confirmed by Penn State to StateCollege.com on Monday night. [Read More]
State College Pulls Away for Road Win at Carlisle State College Pulls Away for Road Win at Carlisle
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
State College quarterback Conrad Moore threw for two touchdowns and ran for two more as the Little Lions picked up a 38-29 road win in a rescheduled game on Monday night at Carlisle. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Now More Than Ever, Sports A Luxury Not To Be Taken Lightly Penn State Football: Now More Than Ever, Sports A Luxury Not To Be Taken Lightly
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The bigger the number, the harder it is to truly comprehend. You can open a book and read that the deepest known point in the ocean is nearly seven miles under the water, but it’s impossible to really grasp the scope of such a depth. [Read More]
Nittany Lion Wrestling Club to Host Second Live Freestyle Event Nittany Lion Wrestling Club to Host Second Live Freestyle Event
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Max Tolson
Wrestling fans will get another chance to watch some of the best Nittany Lion grapplers of the past and present when the Nittany Lion Wrestling Club hosts its second live freestyle event this week. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Ohio State Game Set for 7:30 Kick on ABC Penn State Football: Ohio State Game Set for 7:30 Kick on ABC
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State will take on Ohio State in a game not quite like any other in Beaver Stadium history as the two teams will hit the field in front of no fans on Halloween for a 7:30 p.m. kick on ABC. [Read More]
Indiana, Indiana, Indiana: 10 Ways Penn State Football Can Win This Week
Column
Indiana, Indiana, Indiana: 10 Ways Penn State Football Can Win This Week
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
With its 2020 football season-opener finally almost upon us, here are 10 ways the Nittany Lions and Penn State can win on and off the field. [Read More]
Penn State Football Ranked No. 8 in AP Top 25 Poll Penn State Football Ranked No. 8 in AP Top 25 Poll
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Will Pegler
Penn State football jumped one spot to No. 8 in this week’s AP Top 25 Poll. [Read More]
Jonathan Sutherland Will Be First Penn State Player to Wear No. 0 Jonathan Sutherland Will Be First Penn State Player to Wear No. 0
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Redshirt junior Jonathan Sutherland will be the first player to don No. 0 in Penn State football history. [Read More]

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Penn State Reports 91 New COVID-19 Cases Among University Park Students Penn State Reports 91 New COVID-19 Cases Among University Park Students
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State on Tuesday reported 91 new COVID-19 positives among students and two among employees, marking a continued decline and the second consecutive update with fewer than 100 new cases. [Read More]
Joey Porter Jr. and Parker Washington Headline Penn State's First Depth Chart Joey Porter Jr. and Parker Washington Headline Penn State's First Depth Chart
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football released its opening week depth chart on Tuesday giving fans the first real look at how the 2020 roster is shaking out as the Nittany Lions prepare for a Saturday season-opening meeting against Indiana. [Read More]
Penn State Football Set to Wear Patch and Helmet Sticker to Support Social Unity Penn State Football Set to Wear Patch and Helmet Sticker to Support Social Unity
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will wear a patch and helmet sticker as well as branded warmup shirts in support of social unity the program announced on Tuesday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Running Back Journey Brown May Miss 2020 Season Due to Medical Condition Penn State Football: Running Back Journey Brown May Miss 2020 Season Due to Medical Condition
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State running back Journey Brown may miss the 2020 season due to undisclosed medical condition. The news was first reported by Lions247 and confirmed by Penn State to StateCollege.com on Monday night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Now More Than Ever, Sports A Luxury Not To Be Taken Lightly Penn State Football: Now More Than Ever, Sports A Luxury Not To Be Taken Lightly
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The bigger the number, the harder it is to truly comprehend. You can open a book and read that the deepest known point in the ocean is nearly seven miles under the water, but it’s impossible to really grasp the scope of such a depth. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Ohio State Game Set for 7:30 Kick on ABC Penn State Football: Ohio State Game Set for 7:30 Kick on ABC
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State will take on Ohio State in a game not quite like any other in Beaver Stadium history as the two teams will hit the field in front of no fans on Halloween for a 7:30 p.m. kick on ABC. [Read More]
Indiana, Indiana, Indiana: 10 Ways Penn State Football Can Win This Week
Column
Indiana, Indiana, Indiana: 10 Ways Penn State Football Can Win This Week
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
With its 2020 football season-opener finally almost upon us, here are 10 ways the Nittany Lions and Penn State can win on and off the field. [Read More]
Penn State Football Ranked No. 8 in AP Top 25 Poll Penn State Football Ranked No. 8 in AP Top 25 Poll
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Will Pegler
Penn State football jumped one spot to No. 8 in this week’s AP Top 25 Poll. [Read More]
High School Football Scoreboard: Little Lions Postponed as Bellefonte Wins Again High School Football Scoreboard: Little Lions Postponed as Bellefonte Wins Again
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
State College Area High School will face Carlisle on Monday night to make up for Friday evening's postponed game due to COVID concerns. [Read More]
Penn State Football Announces Team Captains for 2020 Season; Freiermuth Gets Big Ten Honor Penn State Football Announces Team Captains for 2020 Season; Freiermuth Gets Big Ten Honor
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Clifford, Freiermuth, Menet and Sutherland are captains for the second-straight season. [Read More]
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John Hook

A Connection to Our Community and Personal Histories

As I looked from headstone to headstone I felt a number of different emotions – astonishment, sadness, awe, surprise, wonder, intrigue.

Mike Poorman

Indiana, Indiana, Indiana: 10 Ways Penn State Football Can Win This Week

With its 2020 football season-opener finally almost upon us, here are 10 ways the Nittany Lions and Penn State can win on and off the field.

Opinion: Joe Biden Is a Man of Light in a Time of DarknessJay Paterno

On Nov. 3, I will vote for Joe Biden and not against anyone. It is a vote for a united future, to renew our continuing journey toward the “more perfect union” promised centuries ago. My motivation to vote also comes from a belief that we fly only one flag for our country. There are no names on t

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