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

TGIF: State College Weekend Events for July 21-23 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for July 21-23
by Geoff Rushton

It's another great summer weekend with much to do around the area. Events all weekend long will celebrate our natural environment, with a variety activities happening at local and nearby state parks. Full Story →

Dambly Elected Chair of Penn State Board of Trustees Dambly Elected Chair of Penn State Board of Trustees

Mark Dambly was elected chair of Penn State's Board of Trustees at the board meeting Friday on the campus of Penn State Harrisburg.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Gambling Expansion Could Bring Casino to State College Area Gambling Expansion Could Bring Casino to State College Area

One proposal would allow for the 10 established casinos to build smaller satellite locations that would include slots and table games, and Corman said State College was being floated as a possible location.

StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sean Yoder
Gamble Mill Back on the Market Gamble Mill Back on the Market

Gamble Mill is back on the market as the potential buyer backed out after months of speculation on when the deal would close.

StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sean Yoder
Penn State Football Leaders Voice National Championship Aspirations
Column
Penn State Football Leaders Voice National Championship Aspirations

“We went to the Big Ten championship last year,” said fifth-year wide receiver DaeSean Hamilton, “so we want to go to the College Football Playoffs and the national championship. That’s what we’re really thinking about.”

StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman

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

 
Penn State Football: Another Day Another Watch List For Barkley And McSorley Penn State Football: Another Day Another Watch List For Barkley And McSorley
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Junior running back Saquon Barkley and junior quarterback Trace McSorley each earned a spot on the Walter Camp Player of the Year Award watch list. [Read More]
'No Trespassing' Sign Posted at Site of Planned Toll Brothers Development 'No Trespassing' Sign Posted at Site of Planned Toll Brothers Development
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A 'No Trespassing' sign was posted on Thursday afternoon at the site of a planned Toll Brothers student housing development along Whitehall Road in Ferguson Township, where residents have been encamped since the beginning of June in protest of the project. [Read More]
Trustees Discuss DePasquale's Penn State Performance Audit Trustees Discuss DePasquale's Penn State Performance Audit
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Elissa Hill
The Board of Trustees Committee on Governance and Long-Range Planning met Thursday at Penn State Harrisburg, focusing discussion on the performance audit of Penn State released last month. [Read More]
Coroner Identifies Remains as Missing State College Area Man Coroner Identifies Remains as Missing State College Area Man
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The human remains discovered Wednesday by State College Police have been identified as missing 74-year-old Charles L. Hunt. [Read More]
Freeh Asks for Judgment in Spanier Lawsuit Freeh Asks for Judgment in Spanier Lawsuit
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Louis Freeh filed a motion in Centre County Court on Thursday asking for a judgment to bring an end to Graham Spanier's lawsuit against him. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Named To Doak Walker Watch List Penn State Football: Barkley Named To Doak Walker Watch List
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Junior running back Saquon Barkley is among the candidates selected to the Doak Walker Award watch list for the nation’s top running back. This is Barkley’s second watch list appearance this summer with a berth on the Maxwell Award list. [Read More]
New Grocery Delivery Service Coming to State College Area New Grocery Delivery Service Coming to State College Area
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Instacart, an online delivery service for local grocery stores and other retail outlets, will soon begin operating in Centre County. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Single Game Tickets See Price Increase, Sale Dates Announced Penn State Hockey: Single Game Tickets See Price Increase, Sale Dates Announced
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey's single game ticket prices will see an increase during the Nittany Lions' upcoming 2017-18 season. [Read More]
Committee Recommends Design, Construction for New Penn State Lacrosse Stadium Committee Recommends Design, Construction for New Penn State Lacrosse Stadium
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A Penn State Board of Trustees committee on Thursday recommended approval of a design and authorization to build a new stadium for the Penn State men's and women's lacrosse programs. [Read More]
Penn State Plans Tuition Increase Penn State Plans Tuition Increase
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Students at Penn State's University Park campus, along with other campuses, will likely see a tuition increase for the coming academic year. [Read More]

All Community & Entertainment

 
New Grocery Delivery Service Coming to State College Area New Grocery Delivery Service Coming to State College Area
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Instacart, an online delivery service for local grocery stores and other retail outlets, will soon begin operating in Centre County. [Read More]
Motorists Urged to Use Caution on Roads Around Bridge Project Motorists Urged to Use Caution on Roads Around Bridge Project
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
As work continues on the replacement of a Branch Road bridge spanning Slab Cabin Run, State College Police remind drivers to use caution and be aware of speed limits on roads around the project. [Read More]
Pagano Honored with Patriot Award Pagano Honored with Patriot Award
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
The Pennsylvania Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve recently announced Matthew Pagano, general manager of SpringHill Suites in State College, was honored with a Patriot Award in recognition of his support of an employee serving in the Pennsylvania Guard and Reserve. [Read More]
Luxury Student Housing Should Be an Oxymoron
Column
Luxury Student Housing Should Be an Oxymoron
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
Toll Brothers wants to build 'high-quality' housing for Penn State students, with resort-style amenities. But that's not the issue for the Nittany Valley Water Coalition. [Read More]
County to Auction 24 Vehicles County to Auction 24 Vehicles
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
If you're in the market for a car, mini-bus or a prisoner transport van, an upcoming auction of Centre County vehicles may be of interest. [Read More]
Centre Crest to Build New, $39 Million Nursing Facility in College Township Centre Crest to Build New, $39 Million Nursing Facility in College Township
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Centre Crest Nursing Home will move from its longtime location in Bellefonte to a new, $39 million skilled-nursing facility to be constructed in College Township, the nonprofit's board of directors announced on Tuesday afternoon. [Read More]
Mario's Italian Restaurant Closes, New HiWay Pizza Planned Mario's Italian Restaurant Closes, New HiWay Pizza Planned
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Mario's Italian Restaurant has closed after more than two decades at its North Atherton Street location, but the owners are planning a second location for one of their other establishments. [Read More]
Conditional Use Permit OK'd for Proposed High-Rise Conditional Use Permit OK'd for Proposed High-Rise
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
State College Borough Council on Monday approved the conditional use permit for The Residences at College and Atherton, marking the next step forward for the proposed 12-story high-rise downtown. [Read More]
Borough Council Approves Capital Improvement Plan, Including Action Sports Park Borough Council Approves Capital Improvement Plan, Including Action Sports Park
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
State College Borough Council on Monday approved the Capital Improvement Plan for 2018-22. The plan includes about $56 million in projects over the next five years, with $5.88 million in capital projects recommended for 2018. The CIP does not fund or approve any specific projects and acts as a bluep [Read More]
Author Publishes Book on Penns Valley History Author Publishes Book on Penns Valley History
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sam Stitzer
Historian and author Evonne “Vonnie” Henninger recently released her fourth book, “The Penns Valley Area: A Trip Down Memory Lane,” which is filled with stories dating from 1700 to 2000. [Read More]

All Local & Penn State Sports

 
Penn State Football: Another Day Another Watch List For Barkley And McSorley Penn State Football: Another Day Another Watch List For Barkley And McSorley
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Junior running back Saquon Barkley and junior quarterback Trace McSorley each earned a spot on the Walter Camp Player of the Year Award watch list. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Named To Doak Walker Watch List Penn State Football: Barkley Named To Doak Walker Watch List
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Junior running back Saquon Barkley is among the candidates selected to the Doak Walker Award watch list for the nation’s top running back. This is Barkley’s second watch list appearance this summer with a berth on the Maxwell Award list. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Single Game Tickets See Price Increase, Sale Dates Announced Penn State Hockey: Single Game Tickets See Price Increase, Sale Dates Announced
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey's single game ticket prices will see an increase during the Nittany Lions' upcoming 2017-18 season. [Read More]
Committee Recommends Design, Construction for New Penn State Lacrosse Stadium Committee Recommends Design, Construction for New Penn State Lacrosse Stadium
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A Penn State Board of Trustees committee on Thursday recommended approval of a design and authorization to build a new stadium for the Penn State men's and women's lacrosse programs. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Named To Dodd Trophy Watch List Penn State Football: Franklin Named To Dodd Trophy Watch List
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State head coach James Franklin has been named one of the 19 candidates on the Dodd Trophy watch list for the nation’s top coach. [Read More]
Penn State Football: 15 Years Later Lift For Life Raises $1.3 Million Penn State Football: 15 Years Later Lift For Life Raises $1.3 Million
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's chapter of Uplifting Athletes continued to make a difference in a big way this past weekend as the 15th annual "Lift for Life" raising over $95,000 to benefit Uplifting Athletes and its commitment to rare disease research. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Isheem Young Makes It 20 For The 2018 Class Penn State Football: Isheem Young Makes It 20 For The 2018 Class
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State made it six verbal commitments in nearly as many days as Philadelphia native and four-star safety Isheem Young verbally committed on Tuesday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Football: McSorley Picks Up Honors For Off Field Efforts Penn State Football: McSorley Picks Up Honors For Off Field Efforts
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Not short on honors and recognition already, Penn State junior quarterback Trace McSorley is among the 108 candidates on the Wuerffel Trophy watch list, which is known as “College Football’s Premier Award for Community Service.” [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Pitt Highlights Fairly Uneventful Non Conference Schedule Penn State Basketball: Pitt Highlights Fairly Uneventful Non Conference Schedule
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State will face Pitt in Brooklyn as part of the Legends Classic at the Barclays Center the tournament announced on Monday. The news comes a few days after the Nittany Lions' released their complete out of conference slate of games. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Two More Commits Round Out Busy Recruiting Weekend Penn State Football: Two More Commits Round Out Busy Recruiting Weekend
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State made it five verbal commitments this weekend as Jake Pinegar and Daniel George both committed Sunday night. [Read More]

All Penn State News

 
Penn State Football: Another Day Another Watch List For Barkley And McSorley Penn State Football: Another Day Another Watch List For Barkley And McSorley
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Junior running back Saquon Barkley and junior quarterback Trace McSorley each earned a spot on the Walter Camp Player of the Year Award watch list. [Read More]
'No Trespassing' Sign Posted at Site of Planned Toll Brothers Development 'No Trespassing' Sign Posted at Site of Planned Toll Brothers Development
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A 'No Trespassing' sign was posted on Thursday afternoon at the site of a planned Toll Brothers student housing development along Whitehall Road in Ferguson Township, where residents have been encamped since the beginning of June in protest of the project. [Read More]
Trustees Discuss DePasquale's Penn State Performance Audit Trustees Discuss DePasquale's Penn State Performance Audit
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Elissa Hill
The Board of Trustees Committee on Governance and Long-Range Planning met Thursday at Penn State Harrisburg, focusing discussion on the performance audit of Penn State released last month. [Read More]
Freeh Asks for Judgment in Spanier Lawsuit Freeh Asks for Judgment in Spanier Lawsuit
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Louis Freeh filed a motion in Centre County Court on Thursday asking for a judgment to bring an end to Graham Spanier's lawsuit against him. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Named To Doak Walker Watch List Penn State Football: Barkley Named To Doak Walker Watch List
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Junior running back Saquon Barkley is among the candidates selected to the Doak Walker Award watch list for the nation’s top running back. This is Barkley’s second watch list appearance this summer with a berth on the Maxwell Award list. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Single Game Tickets See Price Increase, Sale Dates Announced Penn State Hockey: Single Game Tickets See Price Increase, Sale Dates Announced
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey's single game ticket prices will see an increase during the Nittany Lions' upcoming 2017-18 season. [Read More]
Committee Recommends Design, Construction for New Penn State Lacrosse Stadium Committee Recommends Design, Construction for New Penn State Lacrosse Stadium
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A Penn State Board of Trustees committee on Thursday recommended approval of a design and authorization to build a new stadium for the Penn State men's and women's lacrosse programs. [Read More]
Penn State Plans Tuition Increase Penn State Plans Tuition Increase
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Students at Penn State's University Park campus, along with other campuses, will likely see a tuition increase for the coming academic year. [Read More]
Penn State Trustees to Set Tuition, Elect Board Leadership Penn State Trustees to Set Tuition, Elect Board Leadership
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State's Board of Trustees will meet Thursday and Friday at the university's Harrisburg campus, where they will vote on an operating budget and tuition rates for 2017-18 and elect board officers for the coming year, among other action items. [Read More]
Initiative Aims to Use Education to Reduce Recidivism Among Centre County Inmates Initiative Aims to Use Education to Reduce Recidivism Among Centre County Inmates
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Penn State News
The Restorative Justice Initiative aims to build partnerships between Penn State and local correctional institutions to provide education programming to incarcerated individuals, while also raising awareness for this population. [Read More]
StateCollege.com Columnists
Mike Poorman

Penn State Football Leaders Voice National Championship Aspirations

“We went to the Big Ten championship last year,” said fifth-year wide receiver DaeSean Hamilton, “so we want to go to the College Football Playoffs and the national championship. That’s what we’re really thinking about.”

Russell Frank

Luxury Student Housing Should Be an Oxymoron

Toll Brothers wants to build 'high-quality' housing for Penn State students, with resort-style amenities. But that's not the issue for the Nittany Valley Water Coalition.

Is Justice Being Served by Jail Time for Ex-Penn State Administrators?Patty Kleban

In our rush to make sure that we react to the horrific crimes of Jerry Sandusky, did we overreact by sending these former Penn State leaders to jail?

order food online
State College, PA Radar
current conditions icon 79°F
Real Feel© 85°F
Wind N / 0mph