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Hearing Scheduled in Donor's Lawsuit Against Beta Theta Pi over Fraternity House Hearing Scheduled in Donor's Lawsuit Against Beta Theta Pi over Fraternity House
by Geoff Rushton

A Centre County Judge will hear oral arguments next month in Donald Abbey's lawsuit against the Alpha Upsilon Chapter of Beta Theta Pi Fraternity. Full Story →

The Meetinghouse to Host New Arts Festival Weekend Event The Meetinghouse to Host New Arts Festival Weekend Event

A newly formed collaboration of artists will host a special local food and arts festival coinciding with the weekend of the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts.

StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Penn State's Retherford Nominated for Best Male College Athlete ESPY Penn State's Retherford Nominated for Best Male College Athlete ESPY

Penn State wrestling star Zain Retherford has earned an ESPY Awards nomination for Best Male College Athlete.

StateCollege.com - Steve Connelly
Location Options Being Considered for Possible Action Sports Park in State College Location Options Being Considered for Possible Action Sports Park in State College

A long-gestating and much debated action sports park in State College may be moving closer to reality, but where exactly it would be located remains under consideration.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Utility Work Causing Travel Delays at Atherton Street and Park Avenue Utility Work Causing Travel Delays at Atherton Street and Park Avenue

Drivers are advised to avoid when possible North Atherton Street near the intersection with Park Avenue as gas line work is expected to cause travel delays in the area into next week.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton

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Golf Tournament to Benefit Jana Marie Foundation Golf Tournament to Benefit Jana Marie Foundation
6 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Proceeds from the annual Shaner Golf Classic at Toftrees Golf Resort will benefit the Jana Marie Foundation. [Read More]
Backyard Poultry Presents Salmonella Risk Backyard Poultry Presents Salmonella Risk
6 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Penn State News
“More and more people are raising backyard chickens, and they need to understand proper techniques for handling birds and equipment,” said Phillip Clauer, senior instructor and extension specialist at Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences. [Read More]
Short-Term Closure Set for Part of I-99 Short-Term Closure Set for Part of I-99
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
A section of Interstate 99 northbound will be closed temporarily Thursday night to Friday morning, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Tamba Hali Drops Surprisingly Good Music Video
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Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Tamba Hali Drops Surprisingly Good Music Video
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Former Nittany Lion and noted tackler of everything not wearing a Chiefs' jersey, Tamba Hali has apparently taken some of his recently signed $21 million dollar contract and acquired at least one boat, drone, apartment, sense of rhythm and music video. [Read More]
Pa. Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Centre County Resident, Says Police Dash Cam Videos Are Public Record Pa. Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Centre County Resident, Says Police Dash Cam Videos Are Public Record
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
In a 5-2 decision, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled in favor of a Centre County resident on Tuesday that the public can access police dashboard camera videos unless police can prove the footage is part of a criminal investigation. [Read More]
New Director Named for Palmer Museum of Art New Director Named for Palmer Museum of Art
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Following a national search, Erin Coe has been named the new director of the Palmer Museum of Art at Penn State. [Read More]
FUSE Productions to Present 'Camelot' FUSE Productions to Present 'Camelot'
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
FUSE Productions will present the classic 1960 musical Camelot, Thursday through Sunday at Penn State's Schwab Auditorium. [Read More]
One Day at the Zombie Apocalypse Poultry Auction
Column
One Day at the Zombie Apocalypse Poultry Auction
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
On Wednesdays in Belleville, you can get yourself setup for the poultry business and at the same time prepare for the coming zombie apocalypse. [Read More]
Riley Keough to Play Sara Ganim in HBO's Joe Paterno Movie Riley Keough to Play Sara Ganim in HBO's Joe Paterno Movie
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Actress Riley Keough will play reporter Sara Ganim in HBO's upcoming movie about Joe Paterno starring Al Pacino as the late Penn State head coach, according to a report by Variety. [Read More]
Penn State Backs Proposed Federal Legislation on Hazing Penn State Backs Proposed Federal Legislation on Hazing
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
As Penn State continues to take action to reform Greek life in the wake of fraternity pledge Timothy Piazza's death in February, university leaders have expressed their support for a federal bill that would require schools to report hazing under the Clery Act. [Read More]

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Golf Tournament to Benefit Jana Marie Foundation Golf Tournament to Benefit Jana Marie Foundation
6 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Proceeds from the annual Shaner Golf Classic at Toftrees Golf Resort will benefit the Jana Marie Foundation. [Read More]
New Director Named for Palmer Museum of Art New Director Named for Palmer Museum of Art
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Following a national search, Erin Coe has been named the new director of the Palmer Museum of Art at Penn State. [Read More]
FUSE Productions to Present 'Camelot' FUSE Productions to Present 'Camelot'
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
FUSE Productions will present the classic 1960 musical Camelot, Thursday through Sunday at Penn State's Schwab Auditorium. [Read More]
One Day at the Zombie Apocalypse Poultry Auction
Column
One Day at the Zombie Apocalypse Poultry Auction
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
On Wednesdays in Belleville, you can get yourself setup for the poultry business and at the same time prepare for the coming zombie apocalypse. [Read More]
'Science on Tap' to Discuss Future of Solar Power 'Science on Tap' to Discuss Future of Solar Power
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
The future of solar energy technology will be the topic of a discussion led by two Penn State researchers at 7 p.m. today at Liberty Craft House as part of the Science on Tap series. [Read More]
From a Mountain Vista, a View of the Fathers That Led Us Here
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From a Mountain Vista, a View of the Fathers That Led Us Here
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
I had a melancholy Father’s Day moment while perched on top of that Tussey Mountain ridge. How my wife and I, the parents of two wonderful young adults, had come to be here. How perfect it was that our own fathers, their fathers, and their father’s fathers had settled in the commonwealth and all [Read More]
After Moving to State College from Brazil, Business Owner Builds Company with International Reach After Moving to State College from Brazil, Business Owner Builds Company with International Reach
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
At the age of 14, Gracienne Myers moved hours away from the small town in Brazil where she was being raised by her grandmother to Sao Paulo, the nation's largest city and the largest in the Americas. Working in a flower shop, she earned money to send back to her grandmother while saving to pursue h [Read More]
GEFA Offers Semipro Football League for Local Adults GEFA Offers Semipro Football League for Local Adults
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Tommy Butler
The Great Eastern Football Association is an eight-on-eight semiprofessional league with 18 teams across two divisions around Pennsylvania. Locally, two teams play in the league. The State College Flash has played in the league for nearly five years, while the Moshannon Valley Vikings are at the end [Read More]
Spikes Set to Open Season at Medlar Field Spikes Set to Open Season at Medlar Field
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Summer has officially arrived in central Pennsylvania as the State College Spikes get set for opening night on Monday at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. [Read More]
Lemont Streetscape Funding Denied Again Lemont Streetscape Funding Denied Again
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, G. Kerry Webster
College Township may have whiffed on its first two swings trying to secure funding for a streetscape and traffic calming project in Lemont, but according to manager Adam Brumbaugh, the next pitch should be smacked out of the park. [Read More]

All Local & Penn State Sports

 
Penn State Football: Single Game Ticket Info Released, Pitt And Michigan Game Not Included Penn State Football: Single Game Ticket Info Released, Pitt And Michigan Game Not Included
19 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State fans can get their hands on single game tickets starting Tuesday, July 11 at 10 a.m. but it will be hard to get a hold of tickets to see the Nittany Lions play Pitt or Michigan. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Tamba Hali Drops Surprisingly Good Music Video
Video
Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Tamba Hali Drops Surprisingly Good Music Video
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Former Nittany Lion and noted tackler of everything not wearing a Chiefs' jersey, Tamba Hali has apparently taken some of his recently signed $21 million dollar contract and acquired at least one boat, drone, apartment, sense of rhythm and music video. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley, Gesicki And Allen Pick Up All-American Honors Penn State Football: Barkley, Gesicki And Allen Pick Up All-American Honors
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Saquon Barkley, Mike Gesicki and Marcus Allen all took home some preseason Athlon All-American honors on Tuesday the publication announced this afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Staff Movement Opens Assistant Position Penn State Basketball: Staff Movement Opens Assistant Position
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball is looking to fill a newly vacated assistant coaching position. The opening was not announced but a job listing posted on Monday morning tells the story. [Read More]
Penguins And Sabres Set For Preaseason Meeting At Pegula Ice Arena Penguins And Sabres Set For Preaseason Meeting At Pegula Ice Arena
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
No guessing this time, it's for real. The Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins and Buffalo Sabres will take the ice at Pegula Ice Arena at 7 p.m. on Sept. 19 to open their respective preseason schedules. The news was announced on Monday morning. [Read More]
GEFA Offers Semipro Football League for Local Adults GEFA Offers Semipro Football League for Local Adults
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Tommy Butler
The Great Eastern Football Association is an eight-on-eight semiprofessional league with 18 teams across two divisions around Pennsylvania. Locally, two teams play in the league. The State College Flash has played in the league for nearly five years, while the Moshannon Valley Vikings are at the end [Read More]
Spikes Set to Open Season at Medlar Field Spikes Set to Open Season at Medlar Field
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Summer has officially arrived in central Pennsylvania as the State College Spikes get set for opening night on Monday at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. [Read More]
James Franklin's Formula for Penn State Football: Passion + Perseverance
Column
James Franklin's Formula for Penn State Football: Passion + Perseverance
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
"Grit is passion and perseverance for achieving very long-term goals," says TedTalker Angela Lee Duckworth. "Grit is having stamina. Grit is sticking with your future day-in and day-out...And working really hard to make that future a reality." [Read More]
NHL Headed Back At Penn State This Fall, Are The Penguins Involved?
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NHL Headed Back At Penn State This Fall, Are The Penguins Involved?
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A year after hosting the Buffalo Sabres and Minnesota Wild, Penn State seems set to play host yet again for another preseason NHL contest at Pegula Ice Arena. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Richard And Goodwin Ink Overseas Deals Penn State Hockey: Richard And Goodwin Ink Overseas Deals
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Former Nittany Lion captain David Goodwin and fellow forward Dylan Richard are both headed overseas to continue their hockey careers. The duo signed deals that will send their talents abroad for the 2017-18 season. [Read More]

All Penn State News

 
Penn State Football: Single Game Ticket Info Released, Pitt And Michigan Game Not Included Penn State Football: Single Game Ticket Info Released, Pitt And Michigan Game Not Included
19 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State fans can get their hands on single game tickets starting Tuesday, July 11 at 10 a.m. but it will be hard to get a hold of tickets to see the Nittany Lions play Pitt or Michigan. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Tamba Hali Drops Surprisingly Good Music Video
Video
Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Tamba Hali Drops Surprisingly Good Music Video
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Former Nittany Lion and noted tackler of everything not wearing a Chiefs' jersey, Tamba Hali has apparently taken some of his recently signed $21 million dollar contract and acquired at least one boat, drone, apartment, sense of rhythm and music video. [Read More]
New Director Named for Palmer Museum of Art New Director Named for Palmer Museum of Art
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Following a national search, Erin Coe has been named the new director of the Palmer Museum of Art at Penn State. [Read More]
Riley Keough to Play Sara Ganim in HBO's Joe Paterno Movie Riley Keough to Play Sara Ganim in HBO's Joe Paterno Movie
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Actress Riley Keough will play reporter Sara Ganim in HBO's upcoming movie about Joe Paterno starring Al Pacino as the late Penn State head coach, according to a report by Variety. [Read More]
Penn State Backs Proposed Federal Legislation on Hazing Penn State Backs Proposed Federal Legislation on Hazing
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
As Penn State continues to take action to reform Greek life in the wake of fraternity pledge Timothy Piazza's death in February, university leaders have expressed their support for a federal bill that would require schools to report hazing under the Clery Act. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley, Gesicki And Allen Pick Up All-American Honors Penn State Football: Barkley, Gesicki And Allen Pick Up All-American Honors
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Saquon Barkley, Mike Gesicki and Marcus Allen all took home some preseason Athlon All-American honors on Tuesday the publication announced this afternoon. [Read More]
'Science on Tap' to Discuss Future of Solar Power 'Science on Tap' to Discuss Future of Solar Power
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
The future of solar energy technology will be the topic of a discussion led by two Penn State researchers at 7 p.m. today at Liberty Craft House as part of the Science on Tap series. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Staff Movement Opens Assistant Position Penn State Basketball: Staff Movement Opens Assistant Position
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball is looking to fill a newly vacated assistant coaching position. The opening was not announced but a job listing posted on Monday morning tells the story. [Read More]
Penguins And Sabres Set For Preaseason Meeting At Pegula Ice Arena Penguins And Sabres Set For Preaseason Meeting At Pegula Ice Arena
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
No guessing this time, it's for real. The Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins and Buffalo Sabres will take the ice at Pegula Ice Arena at 7 p.m. on Sept. 19 to open their respective preseason schedules. The news was announced on Monday morning. [Read More]
James Franklin's Formula for Penn State Football: Passion + Perseverance
Column
James Franklin's Formula for Penn State Football: Passion + Perseverance
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
"Grit is passion and perseverance for achieving very long-term goals," says TedTalker Angela Lee Duckworth. "Grit is having stamina. Grit is sticking with your future day-in and day-out...And working really hard to make that future a reality." [Read More]
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Russell Frank

One Day at the Zombie Apocalypse Poultry Auction

On Wednesdays in Belleville, you can get yourself setup for the poultry business and at the same time prepare for the coming zombie apocalypse.

John Hook

From a Mountain Vista, a View of the Fathers That Led Us Here

I had a melancholy Father’s Day moment while perched on top of that Tussey Mountain ridge. How my wife and I, the parents of two wonderful young adults, had come to be here. How perfect it was that our own fathers, their fathers, and their father’s fathers had settled in the commonwealth and all

Alexandria Shooter -- Not Trump or Sanders -- Is Responsible for His ActionsPatty Kleban

Unless the investigation eventually tells us otherwise, in this writer’s opinion, the man from Illinois, the one who drove to Virginia and who had been living out of his van near our nation’s capitol, is the only one in this case who took a gun to a public park with the intention to do harm. Reg

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