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Board Passes High School Project Floor Plan, Explores Revenue Sources Board Passes High School Project Floor Plan, Explores Revenue Sources
by Zach Berger

The State College area school district board met on Monday night, voting on the State High Project 90 percent floor plan. The updated floor plan establishes the final building configuration and allows the developers to complete mechanical, electrical, and plumbing drawings. Full Story →

James Franklin: Phillies THON Night First Pitch 'A Huge Thrill' James Franklin: Phillies THON Night First Pitch 'A Huge Thrill'

"Having grown up 25 minutes from the Phillies ballpark, I am a lifelong fan and to have the opportunity to take the mound at Citizens Bank Park is a huge thrill for me," James Franklin says. "It is even cooler to throw out the first pitch on THON night."

StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
Schwab Auditorium Balcony Collapses, One Person Hospitalized Schwab Auditorium Balcony Collapses, One Person Hospitalized

According to a news release from the university, a small section of the balcony overhang fell during the event at approximately 11:25 a.m. One person was taken to Mount Nittany Medical Center for minor injuries and another was treated and released by EMTs on site.

StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
I Did it Myself: Bi-Fold Doors, Dopamine & Experiential Learning
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I Did it Myself: Bi-Fold Doors, Dopamine & Experiential Learning

I found myself beaming when the doors were up, even, and could open and close without incident. I grabbed the drill, put the holes in the door and then put on the hardware. In my opinion, they are the best bi-fold closet doors in Centre County. I did it myself.

StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Northwestern Could Spell Trouble For Nittany Lions Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Northwestern Could Spell Trouble For Nittany Lions

Penn State football will start training camp in a few short weeks and after that the season will quickly arrive. So as July slowly turns into August it is time to look ahead to the opponents the Nittany Lions will face this season. And so here are a few things to know about Northwestern

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Nittany Lions Help Team USA to Two Gold Medals Nittany Lions Help Team USA to Two Gold Medals
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Evan Murach
Three former women's volleyball National Champions captured gold medals in the Pan American Games and Volleyball World Gran Prix on the same day. [Read More]
New Champs Sports Grill May Be Coming Downtown New Champs Sports Grill May Be Coming Downtown
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Segal confirms that he and his partners at S. C. Boys, Inc. are considering opening up a second Champs Sports Grill at the prime downtown location. Champs, located at 1611 N. Atherton St., is a popular spot to grab dinner, a drink or to take in a game. [Read More]
The Last Cruise: Car Owners Flaunt Their Best For Youth Services Bureau
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The Last Cruise: Car Owners Flaunt Their Best For Youth Services Bureau
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"My son does all the mechanical work and I do all the cosmetic work," Stephen Amspacher says. "It’s over five years of our spare time, and it’s beyond spare time if you know what I mean, since you often work until one or two in the morning. We’ve been into cars all our life." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Huff Hopes Road Trip to NFL Teams Pays Special Dividends
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Penn State Football: Huff Hopes Road Trip to NFL Teams Pays Special Dividends
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Pittsburgh and Baltimore and Cleveland and Cincinnati and Detroit. It was a special road trip this summer for Charles Huff and his sidekick, Sam Williams. Special – as in special teams. [Read More]
Community-Friendly Solar Conference Pushing Boundaries of Sustainability Community-Friendly Solar Conference Pushing Boundaries of Sustainability
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"While it is a technical conference in that we’ll present new things that are happening in the field, it’s totally welcoming to community members and to people who are looking for change around solar energy and sustainability," conference chair Jim Brownson says. [Read More]
Recognizing the Symptoms of a Silent Heart Attack Recognizing the Symptoms of a Silent Heart Attack
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette
“Women often experience chest pain differently, such as fatigue or tiredness, and not the typical pressure in the center of their chest,” Chambers said. “Diabetics may have damaged nerve fibers and therefore may have less ability to sense pain.” [Read More]
Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Illinois Looks For Spark As Beckman Era Continues Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Illinois Looks For Spark As Beckman Era Continues
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will start training camp in a few short weeks and after that the season will quickly arrive. So as July slowly turns into August it is time to look ahead to the opponents the Nittany Lions will face this season. And so here are a few things to know about Illinois [Read More]
Tour de State College: Charity Bike Race Comes to Town Next Week Tour de State College: Charity Bike Race Comes to Town Next Week
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Here in State College, we have a marathon, thousands of 5k’s, lots of football and hockey, but we don’t have a bike race. And we felt this race would be most reflective of who we are as a community if we donated the money we make to help people locally.” [Read More]
Municipal Issues and Your Wallet
Column
Municipal Issues and Your Wallet
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Judy Loy
The numbers and issues raised were compiled by Pennsylvania's Institute of Certified Public Accountants and state officials estimate that each taxpayer in Pennsylvania would have to contribute $13,000 to wipe out the debt. [Read More]
Flutists Serenade Runners to Benefit Charitable Health Care Initiative Flutists Serenade Runners to Benefit Charitable Health Care Initiative
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"Together we can make a difference aiding with a variety of needs both here in the U.S. and abroad, ranging from lack of food, shelter, and medical care to personal safety and education," Flutopia creator Cathy Herrera says. [Read More]

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New Champs Sports Grill May Be Coming Downtown New Champs Sports Grill May Be Coming Downtown
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Segal confirms that he and his partners at S. C. Boys, Inc. are considering opening up a second Champs Sports Grill at the prime downtown location. Champs, located at 1611 N. Atherton St., is a popular spot to grab dinner, a drink or to take in a game. [Read More]
The Last Cruise: Car Owners Flaunt Their Best For Youth Services Bureau
Photos
The Last Cruise: Car Owners Flaunt Their Best For Youth Services Bureau
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"My son does all the mechanical work and I do all the cosmetic work," Stephen Amspacher says. "It’s over five years of our spare time, and it’s beyond spare time if you know what I mean, since you often work until one or two in the morning. We’ve been into cars all our life." [Read More]
Community-Friendly Solar Conference Pushing Boundaries of Sustainability Community-Friendly Solar Conference Pushing Boundaries of Sustainability
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"While it is a technical conference in that we’ll present new things that are happening in the field, it’s totally welcoming to community members and to people who are looking for change around solar energy and sustainability," conference chair Jim Brownson says. [Read More]
Recognizing the Symptoms of a Silent Heart Attack Recognizing the Symptoms of a Silent Heart Attack
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette
“Women often experience chest pain differently, such as fatigue or tiredness, and not the typical pressure in the center of their chest,” Chambers said. “Diabetics may have damaged nerve fibers and therefore may have less ability to sense pain.” [Read More]
Tour de State College: Charity Bike Race Comes to Town Next Week Tour de State College: Charity Bike Race Comes to Town Next Week
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Here in State College, we have a marathon, thousands of 5k’s, lots of football and hockey, but we don’t have a bike race. And we felt this race would be most reflective of who we are as a community if we donated the money we make to help people locally.” [Read More]
Flutists Serenade Runners to Benefit Charitable Health Care Initiative Flutists Serenade Runners to Benefit Charitable Health Care Initiative
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"Together we can make a difference aiding with a variety of needs both here in the U.S. and abroad, ranging from lack of food, shelter, and medical care to personal safety and education," Flutopia creator Cathy Herrera says. [Read More]
Friends Raise Money for Family of Scooter Accident Victim Joel Reed Friends Raise Money for Family of Scooter Accident Victim Joel Reed
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
“I have been friends with Deanne Reed since we were in middle school,” Ebun Adewumi says. “Through Deanne I met Joel and saw what an amazing and caring guy he was. I would love to be able to set Deanne and the boys up with a little financial security.” [Read More]
Weekend Getaway: Full Contact Art Exhibit Weekend Getaway: Full Contact Art Exhibit
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Abhar Shah
“You won’t see art like this anywhere else in the state,” says Paolo. “Every exhibit we have is for all ages and we encourage our visitors to interact with the art, it makes the experience that much better.” [Read More]
Adopt-A-Pet at Centre County PAWS Adopt-A-Pet at Centre County PAWS
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Junebug is a bit of a mystery girl. She came to Centre County PAWS as a stray so not much is known about her past. Junebug iis a four-year-old Rhodesian Ridgeback/Labrador Retriever mix and she is housebroken. [Read More]
From Turf to Tarmac: Penn State's Matt Lehman Takes Talents to NASCAR From Turf to Tarmac: Penn State's Matt Lehman Takes Talents to NASCAR
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"If I had to say who my favorite driver is, it'd be Jeff Gordon. Whenever I would watch, I'd root for him, so it's kind of cool that I'm joining the organization that he came up in," Lehman says. "He's retiring this year, so I don't know if I'll have an opportunity to meet him or not." [Read More]

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Nittany Lions Help Team USA to Two Gold Medals Nittany Lions Help Team USA to Two Gold Medals
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Evan Murach
Three former women's volleyball National Champions captured gold medals in the Pan American Games and Volleyball World Gran Prix on the same day. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Huff Hopes Road Trip to NFL Teams Pays Special Dividends
Column
Penn State Football: Huff Hopes Road Trip to NFL Teams Pays Special Dividends
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Pittsburgh and Baltimore and Cleveland and Cincinnati and Detroit. It was a special road trip this summer for Charles Huff and his sidekick, Sam Williams. Special – as in special teams. [Read More]
Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Illinois Looks For Spark As Beckman Era Continues Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Illinois Looks For Spark As Beckman Era Continues
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will start training camp in a few short weeks and after that the season will quickly arrive. So as July slowly turns into August it is time to look ahead to the opponents the Nittany Lions will face this season. And so here are a few things to know about Illinois [Read More]
Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Maryland Looking To Build Off Strong Start In Big Ten Play Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Maryland Looking To Build Off Strong Start In Big Ten Play
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will start training camp in a few short weeks and after that the season will quickly arrive. So as July slowly turns into August it is time to look ahead to the opponents the Nittany Lions will face this season. And so here are a few things to know about Maryland [Read More]
From Turf to Tarmac: Penn State's Matt Lehman Takes Talents to NASCAR From Turf to Tarmac: Penn State's Matt Lehman Takes Talents to NASCAR
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"If I had to say who my favorite driver is, it'd be Jeff Gordon. Whenever I would watch, I'd root for him, so it's kind of cool that I'm joining the organization that he came up in," Lehman says. "He's retiring this year, so I don't know if I'll have an opportunity to meet him or not." [Read More]
Hackenberg Earns Manning Award Watch List Nod, Fourth Preseason Accolade Hackenberg Earns Manning Award Watch List Nod, Fourth Preseason Accolade
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
Named after the famed quarterback family -- including Archie, Peyton, and Eli Manning -- the Manning Award goes to the nation's top quarterback each year. Created by the Sugar Bowl, it's the only quarterback award that takes postseason performance into account. [Read More]
Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Ohio State Looking To Make It Two Straight Titles Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Ohio State Looking To Make It Two Straight Titles
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With three legitimate starting quarterbacks who could probably generate Heisman hype in their own right the Buckeyes almost have too much talent. Joey Bosa is the headliner at defensive end. In all likelihood Bosa would have been a first round NFL draft choice had he opted to go pro. [Read More]
Who is the Highest-Paid Nittany Lion in the NFL?
Column
Who is the Highest-Paid Nittany Lion in the NFL?
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Jared Odrick (left) hit the jackpot in the off-season, when he signed with Jacksonville for $42.5 million, with a guarantee of $22.5 million. But it is San Francisco's NaVorro Bowman who has the biggest contract and the highest average paycheck of any former Penn Stater in the NFL. [Read More]
Three Years After The NCAA Sanctions, Penn State Football Refused To Die Three Years After The NCAA Sanctions, Penn State Football Refused To Die
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Doug Leeson
“For Penn State fans, Saturday might become just another day of the week after today.” With the power of hindsight, Darren Rovell‘s now-infamous quote looks like an abject failure. Of course, in the moment, it was a popular stance to take. [Read More]
Seats for Servicemembers Program Returns With Free Penn State Football Tickets Seats for Servicemembers Program Returns With Free Penn State Football Tickets
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
The tickets are available to active duty servicemen and servicewomen, veterans and Gold Star families. The giveaway is meant to honor "the commitment and sacrifices of veterans, families and loved ones." [Read More]

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Nittany Lions Help Team USA to Two Gold Medals Nittany Lions Help Team USA to Two Gold Medals
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Evan Murach
Three former women's volleyball National Champions captured gold medals in the Pan American Games and Volleyball World Gran Prix on the same day. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Huff Hopes Road Trip to NFL Teams Pays Special Dividends
Column
Penn State Football: Huff Hopes Road Trip to NFL Teams Pays Special Dividends
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Pittsburgh and Baltimore and Cleveland and Cincinnati and Detroit. It was a special road trip this summer for Charles Huff and his sidekick, Sam Williams. Special – as in special teams. [Read More]
Community-Friendly Solar Conference Pushing Boundaries of Sustainability Community-Friendly Solar Conference Pushing Boundaries of Sustainability
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"While it is a technical conference in that we’ll present new things that are happening in the field, it’s totally welcoming to community members and to people who are looking for change around solar energy and sustainability," conference chair Jim Brownson says. [Read More]
Recognizing the Symptoms of a Silent Heart Attack Recognizing the Symptoms of a Silent Heart Attack
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette
“Women often experience chest pain differently, such as fatigue or tiredness, and not the typical pressure in the center of their chest,” Chambers said. “Diabetics may have damaged nerve fibers and therefore may have less ability to sense pain.” [Read More]
Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Illinois Looks For Spark As Beckman Era Continues Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Illinois Looks For Spark As Beckman Era Continues
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will start training camp in a few short weeks and after that the season will quickly arrive. So as July slowly turns into August it is time to look ahead to the opponents the Nittany Lions will face this season. And so here are a few things to know about Illinois [Read More]
Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Maryland Looking To Build Off Strong Start In Big Ten Play Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Maryland Looking To Build Off Strong Start In Big Ten Play
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will start training camp in a few short weeks and after that the season will quickly arrive. So as July slowly turns into August it is time to look ahead to the opponents the Nittany Lions will face this season. And so here are a few things to know about Maryland [Read More]
From Turf to Tarmac: Penn State's Matt Lehman Takes Talents to NASCAR From Turf to Tarmac: Penn State's Matt Lehman Takes Talents to NASCAR
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"If I had to say who my favorite driver is, it'd be Jeff Gordon. Whenever I would watch, I'd root for him, so it's kind of cool that I'm joining the organization that he came up in," Lehman says. "He's retiring this year, so I don't know if I'll have an opportunity to meet him or not." [Read More]
Hackenberg Earns Manning Award Watch List Nod, Fourth Preseason Accolade Hackenberg Earns Manning Award Watch List Nod, Fourth Preseason Accolade
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
Named after the famed quarterback family -- including Archie, Peyton, and Eli Manning -- the Manning Award goes to the nation's top quarterback each year. Created by the Sugar Bowl, it's the only quarterback award that takes postseason performance into account. [Read More]
Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Ohio State Looking To Make It Two Straight Titles Penn State Football Opponent Preview: Ohio State Looking To Make It Two Straight Titles
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With three legitimate starting quarterbacks who could probably generate Heisman hype in their own right the Buckeyes almost have too much talent. Joey Bosa is the headliner at defensive end. In all likelihood Bosa would have been a first round NFL draft choice had he opted to go pro. [Read More]
Who is the Highest-Paid Nittany Lion in the NFL?
Column
Who is the Highest-Paid Nittany Lion in the NFL?
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Jared Odrick (left) hit the jackpot in the off-season, when he signed with Jacksonville for $42.5 million, with a guarantee of $22.5 million. But it is San Francisco's NaVorro Bowman who has the biggest contract and the highest average paycheck of any former Penn Stater in the NFL. [Read More]
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Patty Kleban

I Did it Myself: Bi-Fold Doors, Dopamine & Experiential Learning

I found myself beaming when the doors were up, even, and could open and close without incident. I grabbed the drill, put the holes in the door and then put on the hardware. In my opinion, they are the best bi-fold closet doors in Centre County. I did it myself.

Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: Huff Hopes Road Trip to NFL Teams Pays Special Dividends

Pittsburgh and Baltimore and Cleveland and Cincinnati and Detroit. It was a special road trip this summer for Charles Huff and his sidekick, Sam Williams. Special – as in special teams.

Municipal Issues and Your WalletJudy Loy

The numbers and issues raised were compiled by Pennsylvania's Institute of Certified Public Accountants and state officials estimate that each taxpayer in Pennsylvania would have to contribute $13,000 to wipe out the debt.

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