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Curley Says He Should Have Done More Curley Says He Should Have Done More
by Geoff Rushton

Former Penn State athletic director Tim Curley testified Wednesday that he should have done more with a 2001 report about Jerry Sandusky in a shower with a boy, but also maintained he was never told of anything sexual occurring and that he believed at the time he and other officials were taking appr Full Story →

Penn State Football: Long Season Means A Lighter Load For Some Nittany Lions This Spring Penn State Football: Long Season Means A Lighter Load For Some Nittany Lions This Spring

Penn State football is coming off of its longest season ever, a grind through months and months of games, practices and sessions in the weight room.

StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Steve Jones: An Iconic Penn State Voice
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Steve Jones: An Iconic Penn State Voice

He's been the play-by-play man for more than 1,000 Penn State basketball games and more than 200 Nittany Lion football games, and he's helped students develop in the broadcast field.

StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Speed Limit Change Enacted on Blue Course Drive Speed Limit Change Enacted on Blue Course Drive

The speed limit is being reduced on a section of Blue Course Drive, starting today.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State Student Leaders Launch 'BugPAC' to Help Elect Endorsed Candidates for Borough Council, Mayor Penn State Student Leaders Launch 'BugPAC' to Help Elect Endorsed Candidates for Borough Council, Mayor

Penn State student leaders Terry Ford and Kevin Horne launched the student-focused local political action committee BugPAC Tuesday night in the HUB-Robeson with a rally for students to hear from endorsed mayoral candidate Michael Black and borough council member seeking re-election Evan Myers.

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Penn State Receives $281,000 USDA Grant for Undergraduates Penn State Receives $281,000 USDA Grant for Undergraduates
2 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Penn State will receive federal grant funding to support undergraduate students planning to enter careers in the agricultural industry, U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson (R-Howard Township) announced on Wednesday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Announce Team Captains Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Announce Team Captains
5 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“These three young men have been leaders in our program, on and off the field,” Penn State coach James Franklin said in a release. “They live our four core values and act with the program’s best interest in mind. Our team is in good hands with these guys!” [Read More]
Washington Post Executive Editor Marty Baron Discusses Journalism in the Trump Era Washington Post Executive Editor Marty Baron Discusses Journalism in the Trump Era
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jim Davidson
Executive Editor of the Washington Post and veteran journalist Marty Baron delivered Penn State’s annual Oweida Lecture in Journalism Ethics on Tuesday, addressing the ethical responsibilities of his organization and other media outlets in a political climate often hostile to journalists. [Read More]
The Mental Health Generation
Column
The Mental Health Generation
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jillian Reese
I am concerned for our kids. There’s a national trend of high-anxiety and depression in teens. And, locally, the challenges can be even greater. Sometimes called spoiled or helicoptered, our kids are suffering. [Read More]
McQueary, Others Offer Familiar Testimony at Spanier Trial McQueary, Others Offer Familiar Testimony at Spanier Trial
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
For anyone who has followed the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse case and its various offshoots over the past five and a half years, the first day of testimony on Tuesday in former Penn State President Graham Spanier's trial on child endangerment and conspiracy charges yielded little new information. [Read More]
Woman Found Guilty of Assaulting Police Officer Woman Found Guilty of Assaulting Police Officer
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A Centre County jury on Tuesday found a State College woman guilty of multiple charges stemming from an incident last April in which she reportedly assaulted a police officer. [Read More]
Opening Statements Delivered in Spanier Trial Opening Statements Delivered in Spanier Trial
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - David Abruzesse
The prosecution in the trial of former Penn State president Graham Spanier previewed former senior vice president Gary Schultz and former athletic director Tim Curley’s testimony during opening statements delivered Tuesday morning. [Read More]
Borough Council Urges Lawmakers to Oppose Federal Budget Cuts Borough Council Urges Lawmakers to Oppose Federal Budget Cuts
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
State College Borough Council on Monday approved a letter to federal lawmakers from Pennsylvania expressing concerns with the federal budget proposal issued by President Donald Trump last week. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Avoiding Complacency As Nittany Lions Eye Repeat Success Penn State Football: Avoiding Complacency As Nittany Lions Eye Repeat Success
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State enters the 2017 season, repeating 2016 will be the biggest challenge [Read More]
Final Public Hearing Set for Property Maintenance Code Changes Final Public Hearing Set for Property Maintenance Code Changes
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
State College Borough Council on Monday discussed draft revisions to the property maintenance code (PMC) and set a final public hearing for council's April 3 meeting. Council members may vote to adopt the changes later in that meeting. [Read More]

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At State College Wisecrackers, Comedy Often More Than Laughs At State College Wisecrackers, Comedy Often More Than Laughs
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Mark Brackenbury
Tom Bruce is serious about combining comedy with worthy causes. [Read More]
Behind the Scenes Tour of State High Project
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Behind the Scenes Tour of State High Project
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
In less than a year, students will be moving into the new State College Area High School south building. [Read More]
State College Toastmasters Aim to Boost Confidence, Leadership Skills State College Toastmasters Aim to Boost Confidence, Leadership Skills
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Connie Cousins
Distinguished Toastmaster Patti Thor notes that, “When we’re children, everyone encourages us to walk and talk. As soon as we master that, they say, ‘Be quiet, stop talking.’” [Read More]
VFW Post Closes Its Doors; Members Hope for New Home VFW Post Closes Its Doors; Members Hope for New Home
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sam Stitzer
March 12 marked the end of an era in the village of Potters Mills, as the Veterans of Foreign Wars Smith-Sweetwood Post No. 9575, established in 1947, closed its doors for the last time. [Read More]
On Center: Anthracite Fields On Center: Anthracite Fields
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - John Mark Rafacz, Town&Gown
Bang on a Can All-Stars, which performed Julia Wolfe’s John Henry-inspired Steel Hammer at Penn State in 2009, returns to Eisenhower Auditorium March 30 for a concert featuring Wolfe’s Pulitzer Prize-winning oratorio Anthracite Fields. [Read More]
‘Rent’ Brings 20th Anniversary Tour to Penn State ‘Rent’ Brings 20th Anniversary Tour to Penn State
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Special to The Gazette
The Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning “Rent” returns to the stage locally in a 20th anniversary touring production at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 6, in Eisenhower Auditorium. [Read More]
Centre County Gets $6M for I-80 Ramp, I-99 Repaving, Penns Valley Corridor Centre County Gets $6M for I-80 Ramp, I-99 Repaving, Penns Valley Corridor
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Mark Brackenbury
Centre County is getting a $6 million boost for a variety of major road projects, including repaving portions of Interstate 99, jump-starting the long-dormant Routes 322/144/45 corridor project and implementing safety improvements for Exit 161 at the I-80/99 interchange. [Read More]
New Apartment Building Proposed in State College New Apartment Building Proposed in State College
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Developers have submitted preliminary land development plans for a new apartment building on Bellaire Avenue in State College. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for March 17-19 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for March 17-19
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
It's another weekend packed with plenty to do around the area. Happy Valley's Got Talent will showcase young performers. You can catch several Penn State sports teams in action. And there are concerts, benefits and much more on tap. [Read More]
Youth Acts Scheduled for Happy Valley’s Got Talent Youth Acts Scheduled for Happy Valley’s Got Talent
6 days ago - StateCollege.com
Twenty-two local talented kids’ acts, including everything from a hula hoop dancer to an Elvis impersonator, will perform during the seventh annual “Happy Valley’s Got Talent” show Saturday [Read More]

All Local & Penn State Sports

 
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Announce Team Captains Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Announce Team Captains
5 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“These three young men have been leaders in our program, on and off the field,” Penn State coach James Franklin said in a release. “They live our four core values and act with the program’s best interest in mind. Our team is in good hands with these guys!” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Avoiding Complacency As Nittany Lions Eye Repeat Success Penn State Football: Avoiding Complacency As Nittany Lions Eye Repeat Success
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State enters the 2017 season, repeating 2016 will be the biggest challenge [Read More]
Simply Epic
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Simply Epic
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Joe Battista
If you consider yourself a sports fan, regardless of what sports you like or teams and athletes you root for, you have to marvel at the achievements this past weekend for two Penn State teams. I can only describe what the wrestling and men’s ice hockey teams accomplished as epic. Simply epic. [Read More]
2017 Championship Run Is Best in Penn State Wrestling History... For Now 2017 Championship Run Is Best in Penn State Wrestling History... For Now
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Anthony Colucci
Headlined by five individual national title winners, this weekend’s NCAA Championships performance by the Penn State wrestling team turned into the greatest tournament performance in program history. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: What To Know About Union Penn State Hockey: What To Know About Union
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A few quick things to know about Union hockey as Penn State prepares to face the Dutchmen this weekend in the NCAA Tournament. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Does a Deep Dive on Anticipation vs. Expectations
Column
Penn State Football: Franklin Does a Deep Dive on Anticipation vs. Expectations
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
The great expectations for football success at Penn State vs. the great anticipation for the 2017 season. Which is bigger? [Read More]
Lady Lions Cruise Past Fordham 70-51 in WNIT Second Round Lady Lions Cruise Past Fordham 70-51 in WNIT Second Round
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Connelly
Penn State (21-10, 9-7 Big Ten) cruised to a 70-51 victory over Fordham on Sunday at the Bryce Jordan Center in the second round of the WNIT. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions To Face Union In First Ever NCAA Tournament Game Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions To Face Union In First Ever NCAA Tournament Game
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey is headed to Cincinnati for its first-ever NCAA Tournament appearance. The bracket was announced on Sunday afternoon less than 13 hours following the Nittany Lions' 2-1 double-overtime victory against Wisconsin in the Big Ten Tournament title game. [Read More]
Penn State Wrestlers Win Five National Titles Penn State Wrestlers Win Five National Titles
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Top seeds Zain Retherford and Jason Nolf capped their perfect seasons with titles, while Vincenzo Joseph, Mark Hall and Bo Nickal all pulled off upset victories to claim championships. [Read More]
That's All Folkes, Penn State Hockey Win Big Ten Tournament In Double OT Against Wisconsin That's All Folkes, Penn State Hockey Win Big Ten Tournament In Double OT Against Wisconsin
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
On paper there is no reasonable explanation for what happened Saturday night as Penn State beat Wisconsin 2-1 in double overtime to claim the Big Ten Tournament title. [Read More]

All Penn State News

 
Penn State Receives $281,000 USDA Grant for Undergraduates Penn State Receives $281,000 USDA Grant for Undergraduates
2 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Penn State will receive federal grant funding to support undergraduate students planning to enter careers in the agricultural industry, U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson (R-Howard Township) announced on Wednesday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Announce Team Captains Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Announce Team Captains
5 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“These three young men have been leaders in our program, on and off the field,” Penn State coach James Franklin said in a release. “They live our four core values and act with the program’s best interest in mind. Our team is in good hands with these guys!” [Read More]
Washington Post Executive Editor Marty Baron Discusses Journalism in the Trump Era Washington Post Executive Editor Marty Baron Discusses Journalism in the Trump Era
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jim Davidson
Executive Editor of the Washington Post and veteran journalist Marty Baron delivered Penn State’s annual Oweida Lecture in Journalism Ethics on Tuesday, addressing the ethical responsibilities of his organization and other media outlets in a political climate often hostile to journalists. [Read More]
McQueary, Others Offer Familiar Testimony at Spanier Trial McQueary, Others Offer Familiar Testimony at Spanier Trial
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
For anyone who has followed the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse case and its various offshoots over the past five and a half years, the first day of testimony on Tuesday in former Penn State President Graham Spanier's trial on child endangerment and conspiracy charges yielded little new information. [Read More]
Opening Statements Delivered in Spanier Trial Opening Statements Delivered in Spanier Trial
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - David Abruzesse
The prosecution in the trial of former Penn State president Graham Spanier previewed former senior vice president Gary Schultz and former athletic director Tim Curley’s testimony during opening statements delivered Tuesday morning. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Avoiding Complacency As Nittany Lions Eye Repeat Success Penn State Football: Avoiding Complacency As Nittany Lions Eye Repeat Success
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State enters the 2017 season, repeating 2016 will be the biggest challenge [Read More]
Penn State Greek Life at a Crossroads
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Penn State Greek Life at a Crossroads
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Penn State Vice President for Student Affairs spoke candidly with Centre County Report's Chloe Cullen about the issues facing Greek life at the university and what school officials are doing. [Read More]
Jurors Selected, Curley and Schultz to Testify for Prosecution in Spanier Trial Jurors Selected, Curley and Schultz to Testify for Prosecution in Spanier Trial
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A jury of seven women and five men will be tasked with deciding whether or not former Penn State President Graham Spanier is guilty of endangering the welfare of a child and conspiracy. [Read More]
Letter: Alice Pope Brings Important Perspective to Penn State Board
Letters
Letter: Alice Pope Brings Important Perspective to Penn State Board
2 days ago - StateCollege.com
Alice brings an authentic and experienced faculty voice to the BOT -- a voice that many in the Penn State community recognize as needing further expansion. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: What To Know About Union Penn State Hockey: What To Know About Union
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A few quick things to know about Union hockey as Penn State prepares to face the Dutchmen this weekend in the NCAA Tournament. [Read More]
StateCollege.com Columnists
Jillian Reese

The Mental Health Generation

I am concerned for our kids. There’s a national trend of high-anxiety and depression in teens. And, locally, the challenges can be even greater. Sometimes called spoiled or helicoptered, our kids are suffering.

Joe Battista

Simply Epic

If you consider yourself a sports fan, regardless of what sports you like or teams and athletes you root for, you have to marvel at the achievements this past weekend for two Penn State teams. I can only describe what the wrestling and men’s ice hockey teams accomplished as epic. Simply epic.

Penn State Football: Franklin Does a Deep Dive on Anticipation vs. ExpectationsMike Poorman

The great expectations for football success at Penn State vs. the great anticipation for the 2017 season. Which is bigger?

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