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Penn State Football: Busy Summer Leads to Early Start in Fall Penn State Football: Busy Summer Leads to Early Start in Fall
by Mike Poorman

June includes nine camps in 15 days, while late July features a very early opening date for the start of official pre-season practices — with lots in-between. Full Story →

Service Remembers Fallen Heroes Service Remembers Fallen Heroes

Dozens of people gathered at Pine Hall Cemetery on Sunday afternoon for the American Legion Post 245 Memorial Day Service.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Monthly Sustainable Community Day Launched in Lemont Monthly Sustainable Community Day Launched in Lemont

When talking about sustainability, Tom Meade would say you were right to think of the environment. But he would also say sustainability is about much more.

StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sean Yoder
Lyme Disease Cases Could Be Worse Than Ever in 2017 Lyme Disease Cases Could Be Worse Than Ever in 2017

The spiral-shaped bacteria Borrelia burgdorferi, in one of its dozens of strains prevalent in the U.S., is responsible for causing the dreaded Lyme disease in hundreds of thousands of people each year.

StateCollege.com - Sean Yoder
Light Up State College Guinness World Record Made Official Light Up State College Guinness World Record Made Official

State College now officially holds a Guinness World Record.

StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff

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The Avid Gardner: Flowers Play Central Role in Memorial Day
Column
The Avid Gardner: Flowers Play Central Role in Memorial Day
4 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Lora Gauss
There are few national holidays that evoke as reverent a response as our Memorial Day, for there are not many among us who are untouched by war. [Read More]
A Day to Remember
Column
A Day to Remember
4 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
Today, this day that our country has set aside to honor those who have served and paid the ultimate sacrifice, we are called to remember. [Read More]
Self Promise Guides Life of Army Vet Self Promise Guides Life of Army Vet
4 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Harry Zimbler
The transition from the battlefield to home is a difficult journey for many soldiers. In the case of Dusty Caso, it was a matter of living up to a promise he made to himself while serving in Iraq. [Read More]
Pennsylvanians Consider Parks Essential Part of Health Care System Pennsylvanians Consider Parks Essential Part of Health Care System
1 day ago - StateCollege.com
Pennsylvanians overwhelmingly consider parks, trails and open space to be an essential component of the health care system, according to a Penn State study. [Read More]
Always a Trade-Off
Column
Always a Trade-Off
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Judy Loy
Investing and life are a series of trade-offs. Every day we are faced with a series of decisions on how to spend our resources, including time and money. [Read More]
Courthouse Monuments to Be Repaired, Restored Courthouse Monuments to Be Repaired, Restored
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sean Yoder
The Soldiers and Sailors War Memorial and Andrew Gregg Curtin monument in front of the courthouse in Bellefonte are likely getting some much-needed attention this summer. [Read More]
Penn State Women’s Lacrosse Falls to No. 1 Maryland in NCAA Semifinal Penn State Women’s Lacrosse Falls to No. 1 Maryland in NCAA Semifinal
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
Penn State women’s lacrosse (17-4) made its second straight Final Four appearance Friday at Gillette Stadium against No. 1 seed Maryland. The Terrapins prevailed 20-10 in their ninth NCAA semifinal showing in a row to advance to Sunday’s national championship. [Read More]
Man Faces Burglary, Assault Charges Man Faces Burglary, Assault Charges
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A New Jersey man is facing felony and misdemeanor charges after police say he caused damage in a State College residence, knocked a resident unconscious and broke in after being told not to come back. [Read More]
State College Native Caitlin McGlaughlin Eyes National Title Shot With Navy State College Native Caitlin McGlaughlin Eyes National Title Shot With Navy
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It doesn't matter the level of the sport or the game being played, when you make the Final Four, you can almost reach out and touch that championship trophy. [Read More]
Penn State Professor Named Earth and Mineral Sciences Dean Penn State Professor Named Earth and Mineral Sciences Dean
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Lee Kump, a longtime Penn State faculty member, has been named the next dean of the university's College of Earth and Mineral Sciences. [Read More]

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Pennsylvanians Consider Parks Essential Part of Health Care System Pennsylvanians Consider Parks Essential Part of Health Care System
1 day ago - StateCollege.com
Pennsylvanians overwhelmingly consider parks, trails and open space to be an essential component of the health care system, according to a Penn State study. [Read More]
State College, Bellefonte Named Among Top Places to Live for Recent College Grads State College, Bellefonte Named Among Top Places to Live for Recent College Grads
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Two of Centre County's boroughs are among the top 250 places to live in the United States for recent college graduates, according to a new list by LendEdu. [Read More]
Artists Turn Destruction into Beauty Artists Turn Destruction into Beauty
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Connie Cousins
Local wood turners came through for the storm-damaged Boal Mansion property. [Read More]
TGIF: Memorial Day Weekend Events for May 26-29 TGIF: Memorial Day Weekend Events for May 26-29
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
It’s Memorial Day weekend, and there is a packed schedule of events and observances. [Read More]
Program Provides Students with Hands-on Learning About Trees, Environment Program Provides Students with Hands-on Learning About Trees, Environment
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
On Thursday at Wonderland Charter School, Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania presented a check for $5,000 to Wildlife for Everyone to support the Seedlings for Schools program, which provides tree seedlings to pre-kindergarten through 12th grade classes throughout the commonwealth. [Read More]
Happier Than Ever in Happy Valley
Column
Happier Than Ever in Happy Valley
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Bill Horlacher
After one year as a columnist for StateCollege.com, Bill Horlacher looks back on and updates some of his most memorable columns which connect the area's past and present. [Read More]
State College Native Performs with Navy Band During Fleet Week State College Native Performs with Navy Band During Fleet Week
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
A State College native who has served in the U.S. Navy for eight years is performing with Navy Band Northeast this week at Fleet Week New York. [Read More]
Celebrations, Remembrance Part of Boalsburg Memorial Day Weekend Celebrations, Remembrance Part of Boalsburg Memorial Day Weekend
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The village will once again commemorate Memorial Day and its heritage with fun events and times for remembrance. [Read More]
From PSU to NYU to UVM: A Commencement Road Trip
Column
From PSU to NYU to UVM: A Commencement Road Trip
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
Allow me an exhale of deepest parental satisfaction: I’m just back from watching the youngest of my three children take his place among his sisters as a holder of a college diploma. Woo-hoo! [Read More]
Students Award Grants to Six Local Nonprofits Through Centre PACT Students Award Grants to Six Local Nonprofits Through Centre PACT
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Centre County high school students this week awarded $8,495 in grants to six local nonprofit organizations to cap their yearlong participation in the Centre Foundation Program Centre PACT (Philanthropic Actions Created by Teens). [Read More]

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Penn State Women’s Lacrosse Falls to No. 1 Maryland in NCAA Semifinal Penn State Women’s Lacrosse Falls to No. 1 Maryland in NCAA Semifinal
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
Penn State women’s lacrosse (17-4) made its second straight Final Four appearance Friday at Gillette Stadium against No. 1 seed Maryland. The Terrapins prevailed 20-10 in their ninth NCAA semifinal showing in a row to advance to Sunday’s national championship. [Read More]
State College Native Caitlin McGlaughlin Eyes National Title Shot With Navy State College Native Caitlin McGlaughlin Eyes National Title Shot With Navy
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It doesn't matter the level of the sport or the game being played, when you make the Final Four, you can almost reach out and touch that championship trophy. [Read More]
Penn State Faces Unprecedented 3-Game Stretch vs. Michigan, Ohio State & Michigan State
Column
Penn State Faces Unprecedented 3-Game Stretch vs. Michigan, Ohio State & Michigan State
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
It's quite the 25th anniversary gift the Big Ten Conference has dealt the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Season Opener Set For Noon Kick On ABC Penn State Football: Season Opener Set For Noon Kick On ABC
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's Big Ten Title defense will start against Akron Sept. 2, and kick-off is set for noon on ABC, the network announced on Thursday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Five Nittany Lions Pick Up Honors Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Five Nittany Lions Pick Up Honors
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Penn State men's lacrosse team's successful and historic season hasn't come without plenty of postseason recognition as five Nittany Lions were named USILA All-Americans this week. [Read More]
100 Days Until Kick, 10 Thoughts On Penn State Football 100 Days Until Kick, 10 Thoughts On Penn State Football
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
10 thoughts in no particular order about Penn State football heading into the 2017 season [Read More]
Carter, O'Donnell Fuel High-Octane Offense for Penn State Women's Lacrosse Carter, O'Donnell Fuel High-Octane Offense for Penn State Women's Lacrosse
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
Penn State women’s lacrosse easily shattered the program record for goals in a single season Sunday in its 14-12 win over Princeton. A big chunk of that scoring (293 tallies, to be exact) has come from the talented duo of Madison Carter and Katie O’Donnell. [Read More]
State College's Stahl to Compete in U.S. Lacrosse National Tournament State College's Stahl to Compete in U.S. Lacrosse National Tournament
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
State College Area High School sophomore Sally Stahl was selected to compete for the Central Pennsylvania team at the U.S. Lacrosse Women's National Tournament this weekend. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Ticket Information Released For 2017-18 Season Penn State Hockey: Ticket Information Released For 2017-18 Season
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“Our season ticket holders are an integral part of our success,” Head Coach Guy Gadowsky said in a release. “The atmosphere at Pegula Ice Arena is quickly getting a reputation as the best in college hockey, and our team thrives on that.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions No.6 In Athlon Preseason Poll Penn State Football: Nittany Lions No.6 In Athlon Preseason Poll
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
While the uncertainty of polling makes anything possible, it's safe for Penn State fans to assume that the Nittany Lions will enter the 2017 in the Top 10. [Read More]

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Pennsylvanians Consider Parks Essential Part of Health Care System Pennsylvanians Consider Parks Essential Part of Health Care System
1 day ago - StateCollege.com
Pennsylvanians overwhelmingly consider parks, trails and open space to be an essential component of the health care system, according to a Penn State study. [Read More]
State College Native Caitlin McGlaughlin Eyes National Title Shot With Navy State College Native Caitlin McGlaughlin Eyes National Title Shot With Navy
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It doesn't matter the level of the sport or the game being played, when you make the Final Four, you can almost reach out and touch that championship trophy. [Read More]
Penn State Professor Named Earth and Mineral Sciences Dean Penn State Professor Named Earth and Mineral Sciences Dean
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Lee Kump, a longtime Penn State faculty member, has been named the next dean of the university's College of Earth and Mineral Sciences. [Read More]
Penn State Faces Unprecedented 3-Game Stretch vs. Michigan, Ohio State & Michigan State
Column
Penn State Faces Unprecedented 3-Game Stretch vs. Michigan, Ohio State & Michigan State
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
It's quite the 25th anniversary gift the Big Ten Conference has dealt the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Season Opener Set For Noon Kick On ABC Penn State Football: Season Opener Set For Noon Kick On ABC
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's Big Ten Title defense will start against Akron Sept. 2, and kick-off is set for noon on ABC, the network announced on Thursday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Five Nittany Lions Pick Up Honors Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Five Nittany Lions Pick Up Honors
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Penn State men's lacrosse team's successful and historic season hasn't come without plenty of postseason recognition as five Nittany Lions were named USILA All-Americans this week. [Read More]
100 Days Until Kick, 10 Thoughts On Penn State Football 100 Days Until Kick, 10 Thoughts On Penn State Football
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
10 thoughts in no particular order about Penn State football heading into the 2017 season [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Ticket Information Released For 2017-18 Season Penn State Hockey: Ticket Information Released For 2017-18 Season
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“Our season ticket holders are an integral part of our success,” Head Coach Guy Gadowsky said in a release. “The atmosphere at Pegula Ice Arena is quickly getting a reputation as the best in college hockey, and our team thrives on that.” [Read More]
Penn State Planning 'Significant Change' for Greek Life in Wake of Student's Death Penn State Planning 'Significant Change' for Greek Life in Wake of Student's Death
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State's Board of Trustees and university administrators will hold a special meeting on June 2 to consider a comprehensive set of recommendations for significant changes to fraternity and sorority life. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions No.6 In Athlon Preseason Poll Penn State Football: Nittany Lions No.6 In Athlon Preseason Poll
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
While the uncertainty of polling makes anything possible, it's safe for Penn State fans to assume that the Nittany Lions will enter the 2017 in the Top 10. [Read More]
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Lora Gauss

The Avid Gardner: Flowers Play Central Role in Memorial Day

There are few national holidays that evoke as reverent a response as our Memorial Day, for there are not many among us who are untouched by war.

Patty Kleban

A Day to Remember

Today, this day that our country has set aside to honor those who have served and paid the ultimate sacrifice, we are called to remember.

Penn State Football: Busy Summer Leads to Early Start in FallMike Poorman

June includes nine camps in 15 days, while late July features a very early opening date for the start of official pre-season practices — with lots in-between.

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