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Police Respond to Reported Uni-Mart Armed Robbery Police Respond to Reported Uni-Mart Armed Robbery
by Geoff Rushton

Three men robbed a Centre Region convenience store at gunpoint, according to police. Full Story →

Penn State Hockey: From Greenberg To No.1, The Nittany Lions Top The USCHO Poll Penn State Hockey: From Greenberg To No.1, The Nittany Lions Top The USCHO Poll

“That does feel pretty good,” the Penn State forward said. “Kind of just makes you think about all the guys that came through this program and built the foundation. We wouldn’t be where we are today without those guys.”

StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State Announces Creation of Smoke-Free Campus Task Force Penn State Announces Creation of Smoke-Free Campus Task Force

Penn State President Eric Barron announced Monday the formation of a task force that will explore making Penn State a smoke-free and tobacco-free university.

StateCollege.com - Lexi Shimkonis
Tires and Wheels Stolen from Vehicle Tires and Wheels Stolen from Vehicle

The tires and wheels were stolen from a vehicle parked behind a West College Avenue auto dealership, according to Ferguson Township Police.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Freezing Rain Advisory Issued for Centre County Freezing Rain Advisory Issued for Centre County

The National Weather Service has issued a freezing rain advisory that is in effect from midnight to 10 a.m. on Tuesday for Centre County.

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Into the Great Wide Open
Column
Into the Great Wide Open
1 hour ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
After every presidential election, there are those who threaten to move to another country. But state and local governments yield much more influence on daily life, and people can change a lot about how they live by changing where they live within U.S. borders. [Read More]
Happy Valley Launchbox Spring 2017 Applications Closing Soon Happy Valley Launchbox Spring 2017 Applications Closing Soon
1 hour ago - StateCollege.com - Patrick Cines
Have a startup idea or company that you want to launch but don’t know where to begin? Happy Valley LaunchBox, 224 S. Allen St. is currently accepting applications for their Spring 2017 cohort. [Read More]
Penn State Police Receive Report of Sexual Assault Penn State Police Receive Report of Sexual Assault
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Penn State Police received a report of an alleged sexual assault that occurred early Sunday morning in a University Park campus residence hall. [Read More]
Penn State Board of Trustees Alumni Nominations Now Open Penn State Board of Trustees Alumni Nominations Now Open
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Lexi Shimkonis , Geoff Rushton
The nomination period opened on Sunday for the three alumni-elected seats on the Penn State's Board of Trustees. Incumbent trustees Alice Pope, Bob Jubelirer, and Al Lord are all facing the end of their three-year terms. [Read More]
Attorney Announces Bid for District Judge Attorney Announces Bid for District Judge
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
An attorney and Penn State Law Veterans Clinic co-founder has announced his candidacy for magisterial district judge. [Read More]
Judge Orders Spanier to File Amended Complaint Against Freeh Judge Orders Spanier to File Amended Complaint Against Freeh
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
After arguments from the defense that former Penn State President Graham Spanier's complaint was "bloated and overstated" and "calculated for media consumption," a specially presiding judge ordered Spanier to file a second amended complaint in his defamation lawsuit against Louis Freeh. [Read More]
Schlow Library Celebrating 60th Birthday Schlow Library Celebrating 60th Birthday
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com
Schlow Centre Region Library on Tuesday will celebrate 60 years as a public library serving the State College community. Residents are invited to stop in to celebrate its legacy. [Read More]
Sanctuary City Status Is Not a Solution
Column
Sanctuary City Status Is Not a Solution
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
Identifying as a sanctuary city is ignoring the law and makes the work of stopping abuses more difficult for federal authorities. [Read More]
Lunch with Mimi: Moses Davis Lunch with Mimi: Moses Davis
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Vilma Shu Danz, Town&Gown
Moses Davis is a true believer that each of us has the ability to change the world and leave a lasting legacy for those who come after us. [Read More]
DEP Sets Jan. 27 Hearing on Quarry Plan DEP Sets Jan. 27 Hearing on Quarry Plan
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Mark Brackenbury
Residents can voice their opinions about a controversial proposal to extend the depth of the Oak Hall Quarry at a public hearing scheduled for Friday, Jan. 27. [Read More]

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Into the Great Wide Open
Column
Into the Great Wide Open
1 hour ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
After every presidential election, there are those who threaten to move to another country. But state and local governments yield much more influence on daily life, and people can change a lot about how they live by changing where they live within U.S. borders. [Read More]
Happy Valley Launchbox Spring 2017 Applications Closing Soon Happy Valley Launchbox Spring 2017 Applications Closing Soon
1 hour ago - StateCollege.com - Patrick Cines
Have a startup idea or company that you want to launch but don’t know where to begin? Happy Valley LaunchBox, 224 S. Allen St. is currently accepting applications for their Spring 2017 cohort. [Read More]
Schlow Library Celebrating 60th Birthday Schlow Library Celebrating 60th Birthday
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com
Schlow Centre Region Library on Tuesday will celebrate 60 years as a public library serving the State College community. Residents are invited to stop in to celebrate its legacy. [Read More]
Lunch with Mimi: Moses Davis Lunch with Mimi: Moses Davis
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Vilma Shu Danz, Town&Gown
Moses Davis is a true believer that each of us has the ability to change the world and leave a lasting legacy for those who come after us. [Read More]
DEP Sets Jan. 27 Hearing on Quarry Plan DEP Sets Jan. 27 Hearing on Quarry Plan
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Mark Brackenbury
Residents can voice their opinions about a controversial proposal to extend the depth of the Oak Hall Quarry at a public hearing scheduled for Friday, Jan. 27. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Coaching Staff Chemistry a Big Key to PSU’s Success
Column
Penn State Football: Coaching Staff Chemistry a Big Key to PSU’s Success
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Call them the 51 days that helped shape Penn State’s future, while painting a much rosier picture in 2016, especially on offense. It was a seven-week stretch that brought in Joe Moorhead, Matt Limegrover and Tim Banks. [Read More]
The Price Is Right Live Returning to Jordan Center The Price Is Right Live Returning to Jordan Center
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Lexi Shimkonis
Come on down! The longest-running game show in TV history is coming back to the Bryce Jordan Center with a live show on Tuesday, April 25 at 7:30 p.m. [Read More]
Road Funding Paves Way for Growing Future of CPI Road Funding Paves Way for Growing Future of CPI
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, G. Kerry Webster
Since the 2014-15 academic year, enrollment in the post-secondary classes at the Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology has increased by a whopping 63 percent. It is a number that has been consistently growing since CPI’s joint operation committee decided to throw a little more e [Read More]
President Judge to Hang Up the Robe President Judge to Hang Up the Robe
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, G. Kerry Webster
For two decades, Judge Thomas King Kistler dedicated his time to resolving problems county residents couldn't handle on their own, and now, he says it will be soon time to hang up the robe. [Read More]
Punxsutawney Phil to Visit Cafe 210 West Punxsutawney Phil to Visit Cafe 210 West
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Lexi Shimkonis
Pennsylvania’s famous groundhog is making a visit to State College next week in preparation for his big day. Punxsutawney Phil will be at Café 210 West Tuesday, Jan. 17. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Coaching Staff Chemistry a Big Key to PSU’s Success
Column
Penn State Football: Coaching Staff Chemistry a Big Key to PSU’s Success
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Call them the 51 days that helped shape Penn State’s future, while painting a much rosier picture in 2016, especially on offense. It was a seven-week stretch that brought in Joe Moorhead, Matt Limegrover and Tim Banks. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Roar Past Michigan State In Third Period For 5-3 Win Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Roar Past Michigan State In Third Period For 5-3 Win
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I though it was excellent," Coach Guy Gadowsky said of the game. "I thought it was a really great game all along, I thought we played very well the entire game. We kept on coming. I give them a ton of credit, I thought it was an excellent and an excellent win." [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Upset No.24 Minnesota 52-50 Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Upset No.24 Minnesota 52-50
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State overcame a 14-point deficit to upset No. 24 ranked Minnesota 52-50 and to improve to 3-2 on the year in conference play. [Read More]
Penn State Wrestling Rolls Past Rutgers to Improve to 7-0 Penn State Wrestling Rolls Past Rutgers to Improve to 7-0
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Anthony Colucci
After an early scare where an aggressive No. 21 Rutgers (7-2) quickly grabbed a 6-4 lead on Friday night, No. 2 Penn State (7-0) won the dual’s last seven matches and picked up its third conference win of the season by beating the Scarlet Knights, 37-6. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Push Past Michigan State 5-2 Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Push Past Michigan State 5-2
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey improved to 15-2-1 on Friday night as the Nittany Lions erased an early 1-0 deficit to beat Michigan State 5-2. Penn State is now 4-1 in conference play while the Spartans fall to 4-14-1 on the year. Here is what you need to know. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Latest Nittany Lion Commit Puts Up Unthinkable Numbers Penn State Football: Latest Nittany Lion Commit Puts Up Unthinkable Numbers
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State added a 19th commitment to the 2017 class as running back Journey Brown announced his decision on Thursday night on Twitter. Brown comes in at 5-foot-11 and 195-pounds. [Read More]
Penn State's Driesse Selected in NWSL Draft Penn State's Driesse Selected in NWSL Draft
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Connelly
Former Penn State women’s soccer captain Nickolette Driesse took her first steps toward the professional game on Thursday as she was selected No. 32 overall by the Orlando Pride in the fourth round of the 2017 National Women’s Soccer League Draft. [Read More]
Penn State Picks Up Commitment from Running Back Penn State Picks Up Commitment from Running Back
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
James Franklin sounded the alarm Thursday night with a surprise commitment from three-star 2017 running back Journey Brown out of Meadville, Pa. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Great Expectorations
Column
Penn State Football: Great Expectorations
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
After the year his team just had in 2016, you have to wonder if James Franklin even gives two spits about the not-yet-ready-for-prime-time predictions for the Nittany Lions next season. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: No Letup For Team Following Historic Victory Penn State Basketball: No Letup For Team Following Historic Victory
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“We have been having a lot of really short and hard practices,” Banks. “I think the biggest thing in the difference between past teams is the consistency of the competitiveness. Its every single day.” [Read More]

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Happy Valley Launchbox Spring 2017 Applications Closing Soon Happy Valley Launchbox Spring 2017 Applications Closing Soon
1 hour ago - StateCollege.com - Patrick Cines
Have a startup idea or company that you want to launch but don’t know where to begin? Happy Valley LaunchBox, 224 S. Allen St. is currently accepting applications for their Spring 2017 cohort. [Read More]
Penn State Police Receive Report of Sexual Assault Penn State Police Receive Report of Sexual Assault
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Penn State Police received a report of an alleged sexual assault that occurred early Sunday morning in a University Park campus residence hall. [Read More]
Penn State Board of Trustees Alumni Nominations Now Open Penn State Board of Trustees Alumni Nominations Now Open
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Lexi Shimkonis , Geoff Rushton
The nomination period opened on Sunday for the three alumni-elected seats on the Penn State's Board of Trustees. Incumbent trustees Alice Pope, Bob Jubelirer, and Al Lord are all facing the end of their three-year terms. [Read More]
Judge Orders Spanier to File Amended Complaint Against Freeh Judge Orders Spanier to File Amended Complaint Against Freeh
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
After arguments from the defense that former Penn State President Graham Spanier's complaint was "bloated and overstated" and "calculated for media consumption," a specially presiding judge ordered Spanier to file a second amended complaint in his defamation lawsuit against Louis Freeh. [Read More]
Lunch with Mimi: Moses Davis Lunch with Mimi: Moses Davis
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Vilma Shu Danz, Town&Gown
Moses Davis is a true believer that each of us has the ability to change the world and leave a lasting legacy for those who come after us. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Coaching Staff Chemistry a Big Key to PSU’s Success
Column
Penn State Football: Coaching Staff Chemistry a Big Key to PSU’s Success
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Call them the 51 days that helped shape Penn State’s future, while painting a much rosier picture in 2016, especially on offense. It was a seven-week stretch that brought in Joe Moorhead, Matt Limegrover and Tim Banks. [Read More]
Med School Innovates, with County Focus Med School Innovates, with County Focus
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Mark Brackenbury
Morgan Decker grew up in central Pennsylvania and knows that, as in many rural areas, there is a need for primary care physicians. [Read More]
Penn State to Hold Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration Week Events Penn State to Hold Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration Week Events
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Emma Dieter
Penn State 32nd annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration week will kick off Monday, paying homage to King's accomplishments and legacy. This year's theme honors King’s bravery in speaking up against discrimination with the slogan When Silence Becomes Betrayal. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Roar Past Michigan State In Third Period For 5-3 Win Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Roar Past Michigan State In Third Period For 5-3 Win
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I though it was excellent," Coach Guy Gadowsky said of the game. "I thought it was a really great game all along, I thought we played very well the entire game. We kept on coming. I give them a ton of credit, I thought it was an excellent and an excellent win." [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Upset No.24 Minnesota 52-50 Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Upset No.24 Minnesota 52-50
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State overcame a 14-point deficit to upset No. 24 ranked Minnesota 52-50 and to improve to 3-2 on the year in conference play. [Read More]
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John Hook

Into the Great Wide Open

After every presidential election, there are those who threaten to move to another country. But state and local governments yield much more influence on daily life, and people can change a lot about how they live by changing where they live within U.S. borders.

Patty Kleban

Sanctuary City Status Is Not a Solution

Identifying as a sanctuary city is ignoring the law and makes the work of stopping abuses more difficult for federal authorities.

Penn State Football: Coaching Staff Chemistry a Big Key to PSU’s SuccessMike Poorman

Call them the 51 days that helped shape Penn State’s future, while painting a much rosier picture in 2016, especially on offense. It was a seven-week stretch that brought in Joe Moorhead, Matt Limegrover and Tim Banks.

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