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Police Release Additional Details on 2 Cases of Menorah Theft and Damage Police Release Additional Details on 2 Cases of Menorah Theft and Damage
by Geoff Rushton

State College police said on Tuesday that they do not believe ethnic intimidation was involved in two cases in which a Penn State fraternity's menorah was stolen and damaged. Full Story →

Man in Stable Condition After Suicide Attempt in Tudek Park Man in Stable Condition After Suicide Attempt in Tudek Park

A Penn State student is recovering after he attempted suicide Thursday morning in Tudek Park.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
State College Borough Council OKs 2019 Budget, Tax Increase State College Borough Council OKs 2019 Budget, Tax Increase

State College Borough Council on Monday night approved a $46 million budget with a 2.19 percent real estate tax increase for 2019.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
University Park Airport to Offer More Chicago Flights University Park Airport to Offer More Chicago Flights

Travelers will have a few more options for flying to and from University Park Airport in 2019.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State Bakery’s Annual Gingerbread Palace Brings Sweetness to Nittany Lion Inn Penn State Bakery’s Annual Gingerbread Palace Brings Sweetness to Nittany Lion Inn

Give Heather Luse about 100 pounds of icing, 50 pounds of gingerbread dough, 400 gum drops, and four days, and she’ll create a scaled, edible model of the Nittany Lion Inn.

StateCollege.com - Jim Davidson

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Jacobs Named Centre County Deputy Administrator Jacobs Named Centre County Deputy Administrator
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Robert Jacobs will be Centre County government's next deputy administrator. [Read More]
‘March For Our Lives’ Co-Founder David Hogg to Speak at Penn State ‘March For Our Lives’ Co-Founder David Hogg to Speak at Penn State
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Elissa Hill
“March For Our Lives” co-founder and Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting survivor David Hogg will speak at Penn State at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18 in the HUB-Robeson Center's Heritage Hall. [Read More]
CBICC Awards Honor Best of Local Business Community CBICC Awards Honor Best of Local Business Community
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Business and community leaders gathered last week at the Nittany Lion Inn as the Chamber of Business and Industry of Centre County (CBICC) celebrated its 2018 Excellence Awards. [Read More]
Christmas Is a Time to Think About How We Treat Others
Column
Christmas Is a Time to Think About How We Treat Others
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
A greater knowledge and recognition of how others celebrate the holiday season may cause an occasional introspective moment. A moment when we think about about how we treat others. It is, after all, the season of peace, love, joy and goodwill towards men. [Read More]
Travis Scott Bringing Astroworld Tour to Bryce Jordan Center Travis Scott Bringing Astroworld Tour to Bryce Jordan Center
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Elissa Hill
Rapper Travis Scott will bring his “Astroworld: Wish You Were Here” tour to the Bryce Jordan Center on Tuesday, Feb. 26. [Read More]
Suspects Charged in Menorah Theft, Property Damage at Penn State Fraternity Suspects Charged in Menorah Theft, Property Damage at Penn State Fraternity
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Several suspects have been charged in connection with the theft of a menorah and damage to other property outside of a Penn State fraternity house. [Read More]
Police Investigating Assault at Lion's Den Police Investigating Assault at Lion's Den
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
State College police are looking for suspects who allegedly were involved in an assault at Lion's Den, 118 S. Garner St. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Add Four-Star DE As Early Signing Period Approaches Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Add Four-Star DE As Early Signing Period Approaches
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With the early signing period only days away, Penn State football added another to its 2019 incoming class as defensive end Adisa Isaac verbally committed Monday morning. [Read More]
Centre County Toys for Tots Marks 32nd Year of Bringing Joy to Local Children Centre County Toys for Tots Marks 32nd Year of Bringing Joy to Local Children
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Over the course of the weekend at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel, they sorted, wrapped, labeled and moved for distribution more than 15,000 gifts collected at nearly 300 donation points for area children in need through the Centre County Toys for Tots campaign. [Read More]
Children’s Author Inspires 12-Year-Old to Write Her Own Book Children’s Author Inspires 12-Year-Old to Write Her Own Book
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
Last year, children’s author Stephen Kozan visited Marion-Walker Elementary School, and it is safe to say he left quite an impression on student Annie Cernuska, now a 12-year-old middle schooler who just published her first book. [Read More]

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CBICC Awards Honor Best of Local Business Community CBICC Awards Honor Best of Local Business Community
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Business and community leaders gathered last week at the Nittany Lion Inn as the Chamber of Business and Industry of Centre County (CBICC) celebrated its 2018 Excellence Awards. [Read More]
Christmas Is a Time to Think About How We Treat Others
Column
Christmas Is a Time to Think About How We Treat Others
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
A greater knowledge and recognition of how others celebrate the holiday season may cause an occasional introspective moment. A moment when we think about about how we treat others. It is, after all, the season of peace, love, joy and goodwill towards men. [Read More]
Travis Scott Bringing Astroworld Tour to Bryce Jordan Center Travis Scott Bringing Astroworld Tour to Bryce Jordan Center
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Elissa Hill
Rapper Travis Scott will bring his “Astroworld: Wish You Were Here” tour to the Bryce Jordan Center on Tuesday, Feb. 26. [Read More]
Centre County Toys for Tots Marks 32nd Year of Bringing Joy to Local Children Centre County Toys for Tots Marks 32nd Year of Bringing Joy to Local Children
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Over the course of the weekend at the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel, they sorted, wrapped, labeled and moved for distribution more than 15,000 gifts collected at nearly 300 donation points for area children in need through the Centre County Toys for Tots campaign. [Read More]
Children’s Author Inspires 12-Year-Old to Write Her Own Book Children’s Author Inspires 12-Year-Old to Write Her Own Book
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
Last year, children’s author Stephen Kozan visited Marion-Walker Elementary School, and it is safe to say he left quite an impression on student Annie Cernuska, now a 12-year-old middle schooler who just published her first book. [Read More]
New Lungs, New Life New Lungs, New Life
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Karen Walker, Town&Gown
After a double lung transplant, Michael Keller is making the most of the opportunity he has been given. [Read More]
Schlow Holds 35th Annual Book Contest for Children Schlow Holds 35th Annual Book Contest for Children
3 days ago - StateCollege.com
Centre County youth are invited to show off their creativity in 2019 as Schlow Centre Region Library presents its 35th Annual Write and Illustrate Your Own Book Contest. [Read More]
New Council Member Ready to Serve Bellefonte New Council Member Ready to Serve Bellefonte
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
Gina Thompson loves Bellefonte, and when a borough council seat opened in the south precinct, she saw an opportunity to give back to her community. [Read More]
State Amusement Racks Up 56 Years in Business State Amusement Racks Up 56 Years in Business
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Karen Walker
For parents looking to provide their kids with some fun alternatives to texting, Snapchatting and playing Fortnite, State Amusement Billiards and Darts may have just the answer. [Read More]
County Looks for Grant to Expand Outreach Services for Veterans County Looks for Grant to Expand Outreach Services for Veterans
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
Centre County will submit an application to the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs for outreach funding. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Add Four-Star DE As Early Signing Period Approaches Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Add Four-Star DE As Early Signing Period Approaches
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With the early signing period only days away, Penn State football added another to its 2019 incoming class as defensive end Adisa Isaac verbally committed Monday morning. [Read More]
Penn State Linebacker Brelin Faison-Walden to Transfer Penn State Linebacker Brelin Faison-Walden to Transfer
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
Faison-Walden hails from Greensboro, N.C., and said in a statement posted to Twitter that he will continue his college football career at UNC Charlotte so he can be closer to home. [Read More]
Penn State Football: As Signing Date Looms, a Closer Look at Early Enrollment
Column
Penn State Football: As Signing Date Looms, a Closer Look at Early Enrollment
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“I think our mid-semester numbers are going to grow and I think that’s a trend that’s going to continue to get bigger and bigger,” James Franklin said earlier this year. “I see a lot of programs across the country are around the 10 number.” [Read More]
Lady Lions Close Non-Conference Slate with Win over American Lady Lions Close Non-Conference Slate with Win over American
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Connelly
Penn State women’s basketball (7-4) finished its out-of-conference run of mostly mid-majors with a comfortable 80-59 victory over American on Sunday at the Bryce Jordan Center. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: 4-4 Tie Against Princeton Sums Up First Half Of Year For Nittany Lions Penn State Hockey: 4-4 Tie Against Princeton Sums Up First Half Of Year For Nittany Lions
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Missing both the nation's leading scorer in Evan Barratt and one of the Nittany Lions' most consistent forwards in Aarne Talvitie, a Saturday night meeting against Princeton was always going to be slightly more challenging than usual. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Fall 89-78 To N.C. State Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Fall 89-78 To N.C. State
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball couldn't overcome Lamar Stevens foul trouble and late cold shooting as the Nittany Lions fell 89-78 to NC State on Saturday afternoon in Atlantic City. [Read More]
So I Went To My First Penn State Wrestling Dual Meet, Or Is It Match? So I Went To My First Penn State Wrestling Dual Meet, Or Is It Match?
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's something I had never thought about until I was waiting in line outside Rec Hall on Friday night. How come there aren't more kids in Beaver Stadium? [Read More]
Penn State Wrestling Clobbers Arizona State, Hall Knocks Off Top-Ranked Valencia Penn State Wrestling Clobbers Arizona State, Hall Knocks Off Top-Ranked Valencia
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Anthony Colucci
No. 1 Penn State wrestling blew the doors off of Rec Hall against Arizona State on Friday night in perhaps the most exciting 41-3 dual you’ll ever see. The Nittany Lions won the last nine bouts and pinned three in the win. The evening was full of convincing wins from top to bottom, namely No. 2 Ma [Read More]
Penn State Football: Sanders And Miller Both Waiting To Announce NFL Plans Penn State Football: Sanders And Miller Both Waiting To Announce NFL Plans
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State fans will have to wait to find out the futures of some of their favorite Nittany Lions as both running back Miles Sanders and defensive end Shareef Miller will announce their NFL Draft plans following the Citrus Bowl. [Read More]
Center Satchel Pierce Withdraws from Penn State Center Satchel Pierce Withdraws from Penn State
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
Nittany Lion basketball senior center Satchel Pierce has decided to withdraw from Penn State and will not return to the program, according to a release. [Read More]

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‘March For Our Lives’ Co-Founder David Hogg to Speak at Penn State ‘March For Our Lives’ Co-Founder David Hogg to Speak at Penn State
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Elissa Hill
“March For Our Lives” co-founder and Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting survivor David Hogg will speak at Penn State at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18 in the HUB-Robeson Center's Heritage Hall. [Read More]
Travis Scott Bringing Astroworld Tour to Bryce Jordan Center Travis Scott Bringing Astroworld Tour to Bryce Jordan Center
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Elissa Hill
Rapper Travis Scott will bring his “Astroworld: Wish You Were Here” tour to the Bryce Jordan Center on Tuesday, Feb. 26. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Add Four-Star DE As Early Signing Period Approaches Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Add Four-Star DE As Early Signing Period Approaches
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With the early signing period only days away, Penn State football added another to its 2019 incoming class as defensive end Adisa Isaac verbally committed Monday morning. [Read More]
Penn State Football: As Signing Date Looms, a Closer Look at Early Enrollment
Column
Penn State Football: As Signing Date Looms, a Closer Look at Early Enrollment
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“I think our mid-semester numbers are going to grow and I think that’s a trend that’s going to continue to get bigger and bigger,” James Franklin said earlier this year. “I see a lot of programs across the country are around the 10 number.” [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: 4-4 Tie Against Princeton Sums Up First Half Of Year For Nittany Lions Penn State Hockey: 4-4 Tie Against Princeton Sums Up First Half Of Year For Nittany Lions
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Missing both the nation's leading scorer in Evan Barratt and one of the Nittany Lions' most consistent forwards in Aarne Talvitie, a Saturday night meeting against Princeton was always going to be slightly more challenging than usual. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Fall 89-78 To N.C. State Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Fall 89-78 To N.C. State
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball couldn't overcome Lamar Stevens foul trouble and late cold shooting as the Nittany Lions fell 89-78 to NC State on Saturday afternoon in Atlantic City. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Sanders And Miller Both Waiting To Announce NFL Plans Penn State Football: Sanders And Miller Both Waiting To Announce NFL Plans
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State fans will have to wait to find out the futures of some of their favorite Nittany Lions as both running back Miles Sanders and defensive end Shareef Miller will announce their NFL Draft plans following the Citrus Bowl. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Dec. 14-16 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Dec. 14-16
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Holiday events continue this weekend, with performances of The Nutcracker and The Santaland Diaries visits with Santa, special sales and music. You'll also find theater, music, sports, family activities and more happening around the area. [Read More]
How ‘Special’ Were Penn State’s Special Teams in 2018? How ‘Special’ Were Penn State’s Special Teams in 2018?
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
In six of the nine major special teams categories where the NCAA tracks and compares statistics nationally, the Nittany Lions got worse from 2017 to 2018. [Read More]
Police: Penn State, Local Bomb Threats Believed to Be Part of National Hoax Police: Penn State, Local Bomb Threats Believed to Be Part of National Hoax
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Law enforcement across the state and nationwide on Thursday were investigating bomb threats, including on the Penn State campus and in the State College area. [Read More]
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John Hook

Christmas Is a Time to Think About How We Treat Others

A greater knowledge and recognition of how others celebrate the holiday season may cause an occasional introspective moment. A moment when we think about about how we treat others. It is, after all, the season of peace, love, joy and goodwill towards men.

Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: As Signing Date Looms, a Closer Look at Early Enrollment

“I think our mid-semester numbers are going to grow and I think that’s a trend that’s going to continue to get bigger and bigger,” James Franklin said earlier this year. “I see a lot of programs across the country are around the 10 number.”

The Greatest Generation’s GreatestJay Paterno

Last week we paid our respects to President George H W Bush in a manner fitting for a man of his stature in our history. As with all historical figures, the passage of time gives us more context and perspective on the leaders in our country and world. In the case of President Bush, time has opened o

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