State College, PA - Centre County - Central Pennsylvania - Home of Penn State University

FREE Newsletter

Receive State College Weekly Event Highlights Via Email

View Latest Newsletter


Altoona, PA

Williamsport, PA

State College, PA

Indiana, PA

Sandusky Again Sentenced to 30 to 60 Years in Prison Sandusky Again Sentenced to 30 to 60 Years in Prison
by Geoff Rushton

Jerry Sandusky on Friday was once again sentenced to a minimum of 30 to 60 years in state prison for convictions on 45 counts of child sexual abuse. Full Story →

Penn State Football: Five Things to Watch as the Nittany Lions Take on Ohio State Penn State Football: Five Things to Watch as the Nittany Lions Take on Ohio State

But first things first, can you even beat the Buckeyes? Penn State will give it a go, and here are some of the keys to watch.

StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State Football: To Be Frank(lin) With You About Facing a Juggernaut That is Ohio State
Column
Penn State Football: To Be Frank(lin) With You About Facing a Juggernaut That is Ohio State

James Franklin has entered games as a big underdog in the past. Take Alabama in 2011. Please. On its way to a national title, the Tide sunk Vandy as a 29-point favorite. Then there was the time the Steelers beat Franklin and the Packers on their way to the Super Bowl.

StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Nov. 22-24 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Nov. 22-24

It's not quite Thanksgiving, but it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas. Holiday season events kick off with the tree lighting in State College, Home Town Christmas in Milesburg, the Downtown Holiday Open House and seasonal craft and vendor fairs.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
BEA, State College Football Continue March for State Titles BEA, State College Football Continue March for State Titles

State College and Bald Eagle Area came through with impressive victories in their respective first-round PIAA tournament games last weekend and both will face major challenges on Friday night.

StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Pat Rothdeutsch

Our State College, PA directory offers information about Central Pennsylvania including downtown State College, Centre County, and PSU. Check out our : Penn State Page, movie listings, real estate guide, Employment and Jobs, the take out and delivery guide, and our business directory

View All Local News Coverage →

State College News

LocalCommunitySportsPenn State

All Local News

 
Sandusky to Be Re-Sentenced
Video
Sandusky to Be Re-Sentenced
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Former Penn State football assistant coach Jerry Sandusky is being re-sentenced on Friday afternoon following a court ruling earlier this year that found mandatory minimum sentences were improperly applied after his 2012 conviction. [Read More]
YSB 'Sleep Out' Aims to Raise Awareness of Youth Homelessness YSB 'Sleep Out' Aims to Raise Awareness of Youth Homelessness
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
The Centre County Youth Service Bureau is holding its second annual Sleep Out outside of the State College Presbyterian Church Friday from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m. to raise awareness that there are homeless youth in this community sleeping outside during the winter. [Read More]
Santa Claus Is Coming to Happy Valley Santa Claus Is Coming to Happy Valley
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Karen Walker
Here comes Santa Claus! We don’t know how he does it, but somehow the jolly old elf finds time during his busy season to leave the North Pole and visit with children across Centre County. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Clifford Looks For Stronger Start On Road Penn State Football: Clifford Looks For Stronger Start On Road
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It goes without saying that starting well on the road can be a huge key to victory, especially against quality opponents. So as Penn State travels to Columbus this weekend to take on Ohio State, it could be as much about the opening 15 minutes as the final five. [Read More]
Penn State Confirms 3 Mumps Cases at University Park Penn State Confirms 3 Mumps Cases at University Park
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mackenzie Cullen
Three cases of mumps have been confirmed at Penn State's University Park campus, University Health Services (UHS) reported Thursday morning. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Face Tough Challenge, But Not Franklin's First Rodeo Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Face Tough Challenge, But Not Franklin's First Rodeo
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
I, like everyone else, am pretty sure Penn State is going to lose the football game on Saturday. I, like at least more than a few people, wouldn’t be surprised if the game wasn’t all that close when things are said and done. [Read More]
Spikes Issue Statement on MLB Proposal for Minor League Team Cuts Spikes Issue Statement on MLB Proposal for Minor League Team Cuts
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
After being listed among 42 minor league teams that could potentially lose their major league affiliations, the State College Spikes on Thursday issued a statement assuring fans that the proposal is far from final and that the team will be back for the 2020 season. [Read More]
Tussey Mountain Ready for Its Earliest Ski Opening Ever Tussey Mountain Ready for Its Earliest Ski Opening Ever
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Some days of below normal temperatures in November have proven to a boon to Tussey Mountain. [Read More]
Carl Palmer to Share the Musical Legacy of ELP at The State Theatre Carl Palmer to Share the Musical Legacy of ELP at The State Theatre
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
Emerson, Lake & Palmer lives on and to prove it, founding member Carl Palmer is on tour to celebrate the group’s music. Palmer will hit the The State Theater on Friday during the final leg of his aptly named “Emerson Lake & Palmer Lives On!” tour. [Read More]
Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Sales Surpass $500 Million
Video
Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Sales Surpass $500 Million
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Nature's Medicines on North Atherton Street is Centre County's sole dispensary and managers Nia and Angel Rodriguez have seen first-hand the program's growth. [Read More]

All Community & Entertainment

 
YSB 'Sleep Out' Aims to Raise Awareness of Youth Homelessness YSB 'Sleep Out' Aims to Raise Awareness of Youth Homelessness
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
The Centre County Youth Service Bureau is holding its second annual Sleep Out outside of the State College Presbyterian Church Friday from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m. to raise awareness that there are homeless youth in this community sleeping outside during the winter. [Read More]
Santa Claus Is Coming to Happy Valley Santa Claus Is Coming to Happy Valley
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Karen Walker
Here comes Santa Claus! We don’t know how he does it, but somehow the jolly old elf finds time during his busy season to leave the North Pole and visit with children across Centre County. [Read More]
Tussey Mountain Ready for Its Earliest Ski Opening Ever Tussey Mountain Ready for Its Earliest Ski Opening Ever
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Some days of below normal temperatures in November have proven to a boon to Tussey Mountain. [Read More]
Carl Palmer to Share the Musical Legacy of ELP at The State Theatre Carl Palmer to Share the Musical Legacy of ELP at The State Theatre
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
Emerson, Lake & Palmer lives on and to prove it, founding member Carl Palmer is on tour to celebrate the group’s music. Palmer will hit the The State Theater on Friday during the final leg of his aptly named “Emerson Lake & Palmer Lives On!” tour. [Read More]
Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Sales Surpass $500 Million
Video
Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Sales Surpass $500 Million
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Nature's Medicines on North Atherton Street is Centre County's sole dispensary and managers Nia and Angel Rodriguez have seen first-hand the program's growth. [Read More]
Plans Submitted for New High Rise in Downtown State College Plans Submitted for New High Rise in Downtown State College
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The same company that recently purchased five apartment buildings in the Beaver Canyon area of downtown State College is also looking to construct a new commercial and residential high rise along East College Avenue. [Read More]
Communication Gaps: Cell Phone Reception Remains a Challenge for Some State College-Area Residents Communication Gaps: Cell Phone Reception Remains a Challenge for Some State College-Area Residents
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Dawson, Town&Gown
If Bill Mahon can make a cell phone call from the Sahara Desert, he thinks he should be able to do the same thing from his home in Grays Woods. It’s difficult, though – he has to find the right spot in the house, or even go outside, so the person on the other end can hear him. [Read More]
Tree Lighting Event to Kick Off the Holiday Season in Downtown State College
Column
Tree Lighting Event to Kick Off the Holiday Season in Downtown State College
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Rob Schmidt
‘New look’ Polar Express among highlights of downtown State College events. [Read More]
State College Achieves Perfect Score in National LGBTQ Equality Index State College Achieves Perfect Score in National LGBTQ Equality Index
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
State College for the first time has received a perfect score in the nationwide Municipal Equality Index, an annual assessment produced by the Human Rights Campaign that evaluates inclusiveness for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer protections in municipal laws, policies and services. [Read More]
Christian Music Groups Bringing Tour to Bryce Jordan Center on Wednesday Christian Music Groups Bringing Tour to Bryce Jordan Center on Wednesday
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Holly Riddle
Three Christian music powerhouses take to the Bryce Jordan Center stage at 7 p.m. Wednesday, as Casting Crowns, Hillsong Worship and Elevation Worship come together to provide a night of uplifting music. [Read More]

All Local & Penn State Sports

 
Penn State Football: Clifford Looks For Stronger Start On Road Penn State Football: Clifford Looks For Stronger Start On Road
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It goes without saying that starting well on the road can be a huge key to victory, especially against quality opponents. So as Penn State travels to Columbus this weekend to take on Ohio State, it could be as much about the opening 15 minutes as the final five. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Face Tough Challenge, But Not Franklin's First Rodeo Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Face Tough Challenge, But Not Franklin's First Rodeo
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
I, like everyone else, am pretty sure Penn State is going to lose the football game on Saturday. I, like at least more than a few people, wouldn’t be surprised if the game wasn’t all that close when things are said and done. [Read More]
Spikes Issue Statement on MLB Proposal for Minor League Team Cuts Spikes Issue Statement on MLB Proposal for Minor League Team Cuts
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
After being listed among 42 minor league teams that could potentially lose their major league affiliations, the State College Spikes on Thursday issued a statement assuring fans that the proposal is far from final and that the team will be back for the 2020 season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Attacking Talented Ohio State Team Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Attacking Talented Ohio State Team
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think one of the worst things that people do is they play a really talented team or roster, and you play conservatively," Franklin added. "You can't do that." [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Second Half Surge Pushes Nittany Lions To 98-70 Win Over Bucknell Penn State Basketball: Second Half Surge Pushes Nittany Lions To 98-70 Win Over Bucknell
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Nittany Lions still have plenty of room to grow, but as far as early season first impressions go, they're raising eyebrows for all the right reasons. [Read More]
Penn State Football Checks In At No. 8 In College Football Playoff Rankings Penn State Football Checks In At No. 8 In College Football Playoff Rankings
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
Penn State football was tabbed as the nation’s No. 8 team in this week’s College Football Playoff top 25 rankings. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Freiermuth Snubbed, Talks NFL Eligibility and Ohio State Penn State Football: Freiermuth Snubbed, Talks NFL Eligibility and Ohio State
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State tight end Pat Freiermuth was not named a Mackey Award finalists earlier this week, the award is given annually to the nation's top tight end. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Clifford Received Death Threats, Quarterback Says; Franklin Reacts Penn State Football: Clifford Received Death Threats, Quarterback Says; Franklin Reacts
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State quarterback Sean Clifford revealed on Tuesday morning during a weekly teleconference that he had received death threats follow the Nittany Lions' loss to Minnesota. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Set To Face North Dakota In Nashville Next October Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Set To Face North Dakota In Nashville Next October
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State men's hockey will head on the road next October to face North Dakota in Nashville the program announced on Monday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Set For 3:30 Kick Against Rutgers Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Set For 3:30 Kick Against Rutgers
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Matt DiSanto
No. 9 Penn State football’s final game of the regular season against Rutgers will kick off at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, November 30, Penn State Athletics announced on Twitter Monday morning. [Read More]

All Penn State News

 
Sandusky to Be Re-Sentenced
Video
Sandusky to Be Re-Sentenced
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Former Penn State football assistant coach Jerry Sandusky is being re-sentenced on Friday afternoon following a court ruling earlier this year that found mandatory minimum sentences were improperly applied after his 2012 conviction. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Clifford Looks For Stronger Start On Road Penn State Football: Clifford Looks For Stronger Start On Road
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It goes without saying that starting well on the road can be a huge key to victory, especially against quality opponents. So as Penn State travels to Columbus this weekend to take on Ohio State, it could be as much about the opening 15 minutes as the final five. [Read More]
Penn State Confirms 3 Mumps Cases at University Park Penn State Confirms 3 Mumps Cases at University Park
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mackenzie Cullen
Three cases of mumps have been confirmed at Penn State's University Park campus, University Health Services (UHS) reported Thursday morning. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Face Tough Challenge, But Not Franklin's First Rodeo Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Face Tough Challenge, But Not Franklin's First Rodeo
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
I, like everyone else, am pretty sure Penn State is going to lose the football game on Saturday. I, like at least more than a few people, wouldn’t be surprised if the game wasn’t all that close when things are said and done. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Attacking Talented Ohio State Team Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Attacking Talented Ohio State Team
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think one of the worst things that people do is they play a really talented team or roster, and you play conservatively," Franklin added. "You can't do that." [Read More]
Former Penn State Football Trainer, Beta Theta Pi Adviser Tim Bream Files Lawsuit Against University Former Penn State Football Trainer, Beta Theta Pi Adviser Tim Bream Files Lawsuit Against University
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Former Penn State football athletic trainer Tim Bream has filed a wrongful termination lawsuit against the university alleging administrators made his working conditions ”so intolerable that he was compelled to resign.” [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Second Half Surge Pushes Nittany Lions To 98-70 Win Over Bucknell Penn State Basketball: Second Half Surge Pushes Nittany Lions To 98-70 Win Over Bucknell
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Nittany Lions still have plenty of room to grow, but as far as early season first impressions go, they're raising eyebrows for all the right reasons. [Read More]
Penn State Football Checks In At No. 8 In College Football Playoff Rankings Penn State Football Checks In At No. 8 In College Football Playoff Rankings
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
Penn State football was tabbed as the nation’s No. 8 team in this week’s College Football Playoff top 25 rankings. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Freiermuth Snubbed, Talks NFL Eligibility and Ohio State Penn State Football: Freiermuth Snubbed, Talks NFL Eligibility and Ohio State
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State tight end Pat Freiermuth was not named a Mackey Award finalists earlier this week, the award is given annually to the nation's top tight end. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Clifford Received Death Threats, Quarterback Says; Franklin Reacts Penn State Football: Clifford Received Death Threats, Quarterback Says; Franklin Reacts
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State quarterback Sean Clifford revealed on Tuesday morning during a weekly teleconference that he had received death threats follow the Nittany Lions' loss to Minnesota. [Read More]
StateCollege.com Columnists
Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: To Be Frank(lin) With You About Facing a Juggernaut That is Ohio State

James Franklin has entered games as a big underdog in the past. Take Alabama in 2011. Please. On its way to a national title, the Tide sunk Vandy as a 29-point favorite. Then there was the time the Steelers beat Franklin and the Packers on their way to the Super Bowl.

Rob Schmidt

Tree Lighting Event to Kick Off the Holiday Season in Downtown State College

‘New look’ Polar Express among highlights of downtown State College events.

3 Simple Things to Prepare Now Before Winter Truly Sets InJohn Hook

The imminent arrival of our long, cold and light-challenged winter, however, means we should properly plan to make the best of it. There are three things you should seriously consider preparing in advance before the deep freeze sets in.

order food online
State College, PA Radar
current conditions icon 36°F
Real Feel© 31°F
Wind NW / 6mph