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Saquon Barkley Wins Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week Honors Saquon Barkley Wins Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week Honors
by Steve Connelly

For the fourth time in his career and second time this season, Saquon Barkley is the Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week. Full Story →

Police See Increase in Motorist School Bus Violations
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Police See Increase in Motorist School Bus Violations

Ferguson Township Police recently reported a sharp increase in school bus violations, in which motorists meet or overtake a school bus when red signals are flashing.

StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Helping Flood Victims One Bucket at a Time Helping Flood Victims One Bucket at a Time

When you have lost everything in a flood, the overwhelming thought may be, “How do I start over?” For the Methodist churches in the area, the answer was swift and decisive. Those affected by flooding need flood buckets.

StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Connie Cousins
Penn State Hockey Ranked No. 10 in USCHO Preseason Poll Penn State Hockey Ranked No. 10 in USCHO Preseason Poll

For the first time in program history, Penn State men’s hockey earned a USCHO preseason ranking, coming in at No. 10 in the first poll of the season.

StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
United States Marine Band to Play Free Concert in State College United States Marine Band to Play Free Concert in State College

The nation's oldest continuously active professional musical organization is coming to State College to perform a free concert.

StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff

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CHAPS, Penn State Equine Research Team Host Open House Prior to Indiana Game CHAPS, Penn State Equine Research Team Host Open House Prior to Indiana Game
4 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
The Collegiate Horseman’s Association at Penn State and the Penn State Equine Research Team will co-host an open house of their horse farm on September 30 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. [Read More]
Police Say Man Stole Car, Illegally Entered Apartments Police Say Man Stole Car, Illegally Entered Apartments
5 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A Dauphin County man is facing felony and misdemeanor charges after allegedly stealing a car, driving it to State College and trespassing at two apartments. [Read More]
Taking a Knee
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Taking a Knee
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
Kneeling or refusing to stand on the sidelines during the playing of a song has become another symbol of a country divided. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Time to Pry Some Credit for the Defense Penn State Football: Time to Pry Some Credit for the Defense
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
The Nittany Lions’ D leads the nation in red zone defense and tackles for a loss, is No. 2 in least points allowed and No. 7 in turnovers gaind. It’s been an epic turnaround from a year ago. [Read More]
Penn State Women’s Soccer Ties Nebraska Penn State Women’s Soccer Ties Nebraska
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
No. 7 Penn State women’s soccer played Nebraska to a 1-1 draw Sunday afternoon in the Nittany Lions' second double overtime match of the season. [Read More]
No. 3 Penn State Field Hockey Shut Out by No. 9 Michigan No. 3 Penn State Field Hockey Shut Out by No. 9 Michigan
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Matt Paolizzi
No. 3 Penn State field hockey took a tough shutout loss at home against Big Ten rival No. 9 Michigan on Sunday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Saquon as Dog, Goat & Unicorn
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Penn State Football: Saquon as Dog, Goat & Unicorn
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
IOWA CITY, IOWA — For all-purpose purposes, and a few others as well, Saquon Barkley was the greatest of all-time in a 21-19 walk-off win over the Hawkeyes on Saturday night. [Read More]
Correctional Facility to Get Security Upgrade Correctional Facility to Get Security Upgrade
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sean Yoder
The Centre County Correctional Facility took its first steps to replace its video security system. [Read More]
Perfectly Present Parenting
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Perfectly Present Parenting
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Meghan Fritz, Town&Gown
It’s not uncommon when your teenager starts the junior high years for them to begin to talk about dating. How parents navigate this rite of passage into young adulthood sets the stage for helping your teen develop a solid self-worth and healthy dating habits. [Read More]
The Best Celebrity Tweets Following Penn State's Win Over Iowa The Best Celebrity Tweets Following Penn State's Win Over Iowa
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's win over Iowa was hardly a boring game and between an ABC broadcast and Saquon Barkley's performance there was plenty to talk about on social media. [Read More]

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CHAPS, Penn State Equine Research Team Host Open House Prior to Indiana Game CHAPS, Penn State Equine Research Team Host Open House Prior to Indiana Game
4 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
The Collegiate Horseman’s Association at Penn State and the Penn State Equine Research Team will co-host an open house of their horse farm on September 30 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Time to Pry Some Credit for the Defense Penn State Football: Time to Pry Some Credit for the Defense
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
The Nittany Lions’ D leads the nation in red zone defense and tackles for a loss, is No. 2 in least points allowed and No. 7 in turnovers gaind. It’s been an epic turnaround from a year ago. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Saquon as Dog, Goat & Unicorn
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Penn State Football: Saquon as Dog, Goat & Unicorn
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
IOWA CITY, IOWA — For all-purpose purposes, and a few others as well, Saquon Barkley was the greatest of all-time in a 21-19 walk-off win over the Hawkeyes on Saturday night. [Read More]
Perfectly Present Parenting
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Perfectly Present Parenting
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Meghan Fritz, Town&Gown
It’s not uncommon when your teenager starts the junior high years for them to begin to talk about dating. How parents navigate this rite of passage into young adulthood sets the stage for helping your teen develop a solid self-worth and healthy dating habits. [Read More]
Keegan-Michael Key’s ‘James Franklin’ Weighs in on ESPN About Late Timeout Keegan-Michael Key’s ‘James Franklin’ Weighs in on ESPN About Late Timeout
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Elissa Hill
Comedian, Penn State alumnus and noted James Franklin impersonator Keegan-Michael Key appeared on ESPN’s College GameDay Saturday morning in New York to address Franklin’s decision to call a timeout before Georgia State attempted a field goal late in last week's game. [Read More]
Food Truck Rally to Benefit Housing Transitions Shelter Food Truck Rally to Benefit Housing Transitions Shelter
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Some of the area's best food trucks and live music will be available Sunday afternoon for local residents to enjoy while helping a worthy cause that depends on the community's support. [Read More]
Climb with Us: Chambers Leads Fans up Mount Nittany
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Climb with Us: Chambers Leads Fans up Mount Nittany
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Penn State basketball coach Patrick Chambers led members of the Legion of Blue student section on a hike up Mount Nittany earlier this week, tying in with the program's #ClimbWithUs social media theme leading up to the 2017-18 season. [Read More]
Steve Jones Named NYPL Broadcaster of the Year Steve Jones Named NYPL Broadcaster of the Year
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Steve Jones has been named the 2017 Warner Fusselle Award for Broadcast Excellence as the top broadcaster in the New York-Penn League for his work as voice of the State College Spikes. [Read More]
Giant Grocery Store Planned for Hills Plaza Giant Grocery Store Planned for Hills Plaza
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A supermarket will take up residence in a long vacant space in Hills Plaza. [Read More]
THON Says Goodbye to Canning THON Says Goodbye to Canning
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Canning has been a long-held fundraising tradition for the student volunteers of THON in their efforts to support the Four Diamonds Fund for pediatric cancer research and patient care. But this weekend will mark the last ever canning weekend, when students travel across Pennsylvania and beyond to ra [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Time to Pry Some Credit for the Defense Penn State Football: Time to Pry Some Credit for the Defense
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
The Nittany Lions’ D leads the nation in red zone defense and tackles for a loss, is No. 2 in least points allowed and No. 7 in turnovers gaind. It’s been an epic turnaround from a year ago. [Read More]
Penn State Women’s Soccer Ties Nebraska Penn State Women’s Soccer Ties Nebraska
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
No. 7 Penn State women’s soccer played Nebraska to a 1-1 draw Sunday afternoon in the Nittany Lions' second double overtime match of the season. [Read More]
No. 3 Penn State Field Hockey Shut Out by No. 9 Michigan No. 3 Penn State Field Hockey Shut Out by No. 9 Michigan
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Matt Paolizzi
No. 3 Penn State field hockey took a tough shutout loss at home against Big Ten rival No. 9 Michigan on Sunday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following A 21-19 Win Over Iowa Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following A 21-19 Win Over Iowa
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Well that was something. Penn State found a way to overcome a tough night in Iowa City to beat the Hawkeyes 21-19 on the final play of the game. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Saquon as Dog, Goat & Unicorn
Column
Penn State Football: Saquon as Dog, Goat & Unicorn
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
IOWA CITY, IOWA — For all-purpose purposes, and a few others as well, Saquon Barkley was the greatest of all-time in a 21-19 walk-off win over the Hawkeyes on Saturday night. [Read More]
The Best Celebrity Tweets Following Penn State's Win Over Iowa The Best Celebrity Tweets Following Penn State's Win Over Iowa
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's win over Iowa was hardly a boring game and between an ABC broadcast and Saquon Barkley's performance there was plenty to talk about on social media. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Perfect Or Not, McSorley Drives The Engine Penn State Football: Perfect Or Not, McSorley Drives The Engine
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
IOWA CITY, IOWA — "I don't think he could ever be appreciated enough, honestly," Mike Gesicki said. "The guys in our locker room, the coaches, they know what we do. But nobody will understand the time and preparation and ton of reads he has to make. There is tons of stuff that goes into it, [Read More]
21 Feet, Answered Prayer And A Last Second Win As Nittany Lions Beat Iowa 21-19 21 Feet, Answered Prayer And A Last Second Win As Nittany Lions Beat Iowa 21-19
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
IOWA CITY, IOWA — "I prayed between every play," Cabinda said, still shaking his head. "Just praying to God that they get it down the field and just finish it." [Read More]
Keegan-Michael Key’s ‘James Franklin’ Weighs in on ESPN About Late Timeout Keegan-Michael Key’s ‘James Franklin’ Weighs in on ESPN About Late Timeout
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Elissa Hill
Comedian, Penn State alumnus and noted James Franklin impersonator Keegan-Michael Key appeared on ESPN’s College GameDay Saturday morning in New York to address Franklin’s decision to call a timeout before Georgia State attempted a field goal late in last week's game. [Read More]
Climb with Us: Chambers Leads Fans up Mount Nittany
Video
Climb with Us: Chambers Leads Fans up Mount Nittany
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Penn State basketball coach Patrick Chambers led members of the Legion of Blue student section on a hike up Mount Nittany earlier this week, tying in with the program's #ClimbWithUs social media theme leading up to the 2017-18 season. [Read More]

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CHAPS, Penn State Equine Research Team Host Open House Prior to Indiana Game CHAPS, Penn State Equine Research Team Host Open House Prior to Indiana Game
4 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
The Collegiate Horseman’s Association at Penn State and the Penn State Equine Research Team will co-host an open house of their horse farm on September 30 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Time to Pry Some Credit for the Defense Penn State Football: Time to Pry Some Credit for the Defense
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
The Nittany Lions’ D leads the nation in red zone defense and tackles for a loss, is No. 2 in least points allowed and No. 7 in turnovers gaind. It’s been an epic turnaround from a year ago. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following A 21-19 Win Over Iowa Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following A 21-19 Win Over Iowa
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Well that was something. Penn State found a way to overcome a tough night in Iowa City to beat the Hawkeyes 21-19 on the final play of the game. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Saquon as Dog, Goat & Unicorn
Column
Penn State Football: Saquon as Dog, Goat & Unicorn
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
IOWA CITY, IOWA — For all-purpose purposes, and a few others as well, Saquon Barkley was the greatest of all-time in a 21-19 walk-off win over the Hawkeyes on Saturday night. [Read More]
The Best Celebrity Tweets Following Penn State's Win Over Iowa The Best Celebrity Tweets Following Penn State's Win Over Iowa
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's win over Iowa was hardly a boring game and between an ABC broadcast and Saquon Barkley's performance there was plenty to talk about on social media. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Perfect Or Not, McSorley Drives The Engine Penn State Football: Perfect Or Not, McSorley Drives The Engine
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
IOWA CITY, IOWA — "I don't think he could ever be appreciated enough, honestly," Mike Gesicki said. "The guys in our locker room, the coaches, they know what we do. But nobody will understand the time and preparation and ton of reads he has to make. There is tons of stuff that goes into it, [Read More]
21 Feet, Answered Prayer And A Last Second Win As Nittany Lions Beat Iowa 21-19 21 Feet, Answered Prayer And A Last Second Win As Nittany Lions Beat Iowa 21-19
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
IOWA CITY, IOWA — "I prayed between every play," Cabinda said, still shaking his head. "Just praying to God that they get it down the field and just finish it." [Read More]
THON Says Goodbye to Canning THON Says Goodbye to Canning
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Canning has been a long-held fundraising tradition for the student volunteers of THON in their efforts to support the Four Diamonds Fund for pediatric cancer research and patient care. But this weekend will mark the last ever canning weekend, when students travel across Pennsylvania and beyond to ra [Read More]
Barron Responds to White Supremacist Fliers on Penn State Campus Barron Responds to White Supremacist Fliers on Penn State Campus
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Connelly
“We have expressed our obligation to free speech, which prohibits our removal of posters from general purpose bulletin boards on campus based solely on content,” Barron wrote in the letter. “We, however, want to emphasize our strong opposition to the racist ideology espoused by those who are p [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 22-24 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 22-24
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Pop Up Ave, The Great Insect Fair, Coy Lutz Memorial Rodeo, Patton Township Children's Festival, Al Stewart at the State Theatre and Nittany Con are just some of the events to check out this weekend. [Read More]
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Patty Kleban

Taking a Knee

Kneeling or refusing to stand on the sidelines during the playing of a song has become another symbol of a country divided.

Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: Saquon as Dog, Goat & Unicorn

IOWA CITY, IOWA — For all-purpose purposes, and a few others as well, Saquon Barkley was the greatest of all-time in a 21-19 walk-off win over the Hawkeyes on Saturday night.

Perfectly Present ParentingMeghan Fritz, Town&Gown

It’s not uncommon when your teenager starts the junior high years for them to begin to talk about dating. How parents navigate this rite of passage into young adulthood sets the stage for helping your teen develop a solid self-worth and healthy dating habits.

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