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Hearing Scheduled As Defense Attorneys & Parks Miller Continue Fighting in Court Filings Hearing Scheduled As Defense Attorneys & Parks Miller Continue Fighting in Court Filings
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Attorneys Sean McGraw and Andrew Shubin, who are co-defendants alongside Centre County, call the DA's lawsuit an attempt "to restrain public criticism of [Parks Miller's] conduct in office" in new court documents filed Friday. [Read More]
'Out of the Darkness Walk' Aims To Bring Suicide Into The Light 'Out of the Darkness Walk' Aims To Bring Suicide Into The Light
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"On the back of my shirt is the saying my daughter came up with: 'People who died by suicide didn’t want to end their lives, they wanted to end their pain,'" Ross says. "We know they all suffered and thought that was the way out for them." [Read More]
Bryce Jordan Center Beer Sales a Success in First Weekend Bryce Jordan Center Beer Sales a Success in First Weekend
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"Nothing will be firmly known until after all of the concerts have been completed," university spokesperson Lisa Powers says, "but at this point, it looks like things have run smoothly and there has been nothing out of the ordinary." [Read More]
Will We Notice Boiling Frog Before We Croak?
Column
Will We Notice Boiling Frog Before We Croak?
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
Taxes. Laws and regulation. The role of government in our lives. Regardless of the political party that controls the temperature on the stove, elected officials seem to count on the American people to ignore the sometimes subtle and gradual influence of the political agenda. [Read More]
Is Von Walker the Most Interesting Man on Penn State Football’s Defense?
Column
Is Von Walker the Most Interesting Man on Penn State Football’s Defense?
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“…Von Walker, who had an exceptional spring, by the way,” says Penn State defensive coordinator Bob Shoop. “Let me make sure that I provide that information. Von Walker is arguably the most improved player on the defensive side of the ball.” [Read More]
Park Forest Students to Take Math Talent to National Competition Park Forest Students to Take Math Talent to National Competition
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
Two students from Park Forest Middle School have a chance to compete on ESPN, but it isn't for football, basketball, or any other sport for that matter. Aaron Li and Baron Cao earned a place in the Mathcounts national competition in Boston, dominating on the state level to advance. [Read More]
Semi-Pro Football Team Earns Success Through Heart and Family Mentality Semi-Pro Football Team Earns Success Through Heart and Family Mentality
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
The State College-based team is 4-1 and on track to make a playoff push. "There are three more home games for the season," says Peter Colletti, a linebacker and tight end. "We would love to get some support out there and let people know what we have to offer to the community." [Read More]
Penn State Football: CBS Sports Has Smith, Amos And James High On Position Rankings Penn State Football: CBS Sports Has Smith, Amos And James High On Position Rankings
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
CBS Sports has some former Nittany Lions ranked high on its draft board at a few different positions. [Read More]
Why So Much Dissension?
Column
Why So Much Dissension?
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Dan Nestlerode
Either I thrive or you thrive, but not both of us together. If I get richer, you must get poorer. If I win, you lose. Either radical Islam wins or the decadent Western point of view wins. Either the religious right is appeased or the Human Rights Campaign lobby wins. [Read More]
Hundreds of Volunteers Clean Watershed Pollution Hundreds of Volunteers Clean Watershed Pollution
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
Approximately 400 volunteers gave up their Saturday morning to remove watershed litter. "These folks are out there giving up their own time. It’s not only a good thing to do, but with these people that are involved, it’s a fun thing to do," volunteer Jim Lanning says. "It's like a festival. [Read More]

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Hearing Scheduled As Defense Attorneys & Parks Miller Continue Fighting in Court Filings Hearing Scheduled As Defense Attorneys & Parks Miller Continue Fighting in Court Filings
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Attorneys Sean McGraw and Andrew Shubin, who are co-defendants alongside Centre County, call the DA's lawsuit an attempt "to restrain public criticism of [Parks Miller's] conduct in office" in new court documents filed Friday. [Read More]
'Out of the Darkness Walk' Aims To Bring Suicide Into The Light 'Out of the Darkness Walk' Aims To Bring Suicide Into The Light
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"On the back of my shirt is the saying my daughter came up with: 'People who died by suicide didn’t want to end their lives, they wanted to end their pain,'" Ross says. "We know they all suffered and thought that was the way out for them." [Read More]
Bryce Jordan Center Beer Sales a Success in First Weekend Bryce Jordan Center Beer Sales a Success in First Weekend
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"Nothing will be firmly known until after all of the concerts have been completed," university spokesperson Lisa Powers says, "but at this point, it looks like things have run smoothly and there has been nothing out of the ordinary." [Read More]
Will We Notice Boiling Frog Before We Croak?
Column
Will We Notice Boiling Frog Before We Croak?
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
Taxes. Laws and regulation. The role of government in our lives. Regardless of the political party that controls the temperature on the stove, elected officials seem to count on the American people to ignore the sometimes subtle and gradual influence of the political agenda. [Read More]
Park Forest Students to Take Math Talent to National Competition Park Forest Students to Take Math Talent to National Competition
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
Two students from Park Forest Middle School have a chance to compete on ESPN, but it isn't for football, basketball, or any other sport for that matter. Aaron Li and Baron Cao earned a place in the Mathcounts national competition in Boston, dominating on the state level to advance. [Read More]
Semi-Pro Football Team Earns Success Through Heart and Family Mentality Semi-Pro Football Team Earns Success Through Heart and Family Mentality
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
The State College-based team is 4-1 and on track to make a playoff push. "There are three more home games for the season," says Peter Colletti, a linebacker and tight end. "We would love to get some support out there and let people know what we have to offer to the community." [Read More]
Hundreds of Volunteers Clean Watershed Pollution Hundreds of Volunteers Clean Watershed Pollution
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
Approximately 400 volunteers gave up their Saturday morning to remove watershed litter. "These folks are out there giving up their own time. It’s not only a good thing to do, but with these people that are involved, it’s a fun thing to do," volunteer Jim Lanning says. "It's like a festival. [Read More]
Clean Up, Dig Up and Spruce Up
Column
Clean Up, Dig Up and Spruce Up
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Connie Cousins
Clearing away leaves, trimming some errant branches and preparing the soil for new plants are all reactions to the spring virus that many catch in April. The local gardening suppliers are waiting to give you advice and fill your orders for seeds, plants or mulch. [Read More]
Hibbett Sports Opens During Time of Change For Nittany Mall Hibbett Sports Opens During Time of Change For Nittany Mall
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"We're excited to be a part of the State College community. We have a ton of Penn State merchandise for people to choose from," says store manager Pearlina Harris. "Something that Hibbett Sports does is great customer service. Anything you need, our employees are knowledgable." [Read More]
Garth Brooks Rocks Bryce Jordan Center In Emotional Return Garth Brooks Rocks Bryce Jordan Center In Emotional Return
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
Brooks told the crowd how much he loves coming to State College because the fans have a knack for making every song feel like its their favorite. "It's the best show anyone does," Debbie Baker says. "His enthusiasm and his will to entertain everyone really make it." [Read More]

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Is Von Walker the Most Interesting Man on Penn State Football’s Defense?
Column
Is Von Walker the Most Interesting Man on Penn State Football’s Defense?
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“…Von Walker, who had an exceptional spring, by the way,” says Penn State defensive coordinator Bob Shoop. “Let me make sure that I provide that information. Von Walker is arguably the most improved player on the defensive side of the ball.” [Read More]
Semi-Pro Football Team Earns Success Through Heart and Family Mentality Semi-Pro Football Team Earns Success Through Heart and Family Mentality
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
The State College-based team is 4-1 and on track to make a playoff push. "There are three more home games for the season," says Peter Colletti, a linebacker and tight end. "We would love to get some support out there and let people know what we have to offer to the community." [Read More]
Penn State Football: CBS Sports Has Smith, Amos And James High On Position Rankings Penn State Football: CBS Sports Has Smith, Amos And James High On Position Rankings
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
CBS Sports has some former Nittany Lions ranked high on its draft board at a few different positions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Incoming Freshman Not To Be Forgotten This Summer Penn State Football: Incoming Freshman Not To Be Forgotten This Summer
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Spring practice is over, here are five incoming Nittany Lions that could make an impact right off the bat. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Assistant Coaches Set To Join Franklin On Tour Penn State Football: Assistant Coaches Set To Join Franklin On Tour
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With the Penn State coaches caravan only days away, James Franklin will be joined by five head coaches and eight assistant football coaches this May. [Read More]
Penn State Football: As a Leader, Trevor Williams is Cool Like Billy Dee
Column
Penn State Football: As a Leader, Trevor Williams is Cool Like Billy Dee
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“Trevor’s just cool out there. He doesn’t make mistakes,” says defensive coordinator Bob Shoop. “He’s cool, he’s calculated. He just does his job. I feel so comfortable and so confident with him out there manning the field corner position.” [Read More]
Penn State-Ohio State Slated For Primetime Nationally Televised Kickoff Penn State-Ohio State Slated For Primetime Nationally Televised Kickoff
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Ben Berkman
Penn State will hope to do much better than it did the last time the Nittany Lions traveled to Columbus, a 63-14 blowout at the hands of the Buckeyes in 2013. The last time Penn State defeated Ohio State came on the opponent’s home turf, a 20-14 victory on Nov. 19, 2011. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Set To Throw Out First Pitch At Yankee Stadium Penn State Football: Franklin Set To Throw Out First Pitch At Yankee Stadium
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
No word yet on what kind of pitch Franklin will throw, but judging by his background at the quarterback position, Penn State second year head coach might just opt for fastball down the middle. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Zettel Named To Lott IMPACT Trophy Preseason Watch List Penn State Football: Zettel Named To Lott IMPACT Trophy Preseason Watch List
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
In 2014, Zettel had his most productive season after switching from defensive end to defensive tackle. A fourth-team All-American selection by Athlon Sports and an All-Big Ten first-team pick by both the coaches and media, Zettel logged career-best totals with 17 tackles-for-loss and 8.0 sacks. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Set To Face DePaul In Big Ten/Big East Series Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Set To Face DePaul In Big Ten/Big East Series
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball's season is months away but the 2015-16 schedule is slowly coming into focus with the announcement that the Nittany Lions will host DePaul as part of the Big Ten/Big East Challenge. [Read More]

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Bryce Jordan Center Beer Sales a Success in First Weekend Bryce Jordan Center Beer Sales a Success in First Weekend
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"Nothing will be firmly known until after all of the concerts have been completed," university spokesperson Lisa Powers says, "but at this point, it looks like things have run smoothly and there has been nothing out of the ordinary." [Read More]
Is Von Walker the Most Interesting Man on Penn State Football’s Defense?
Column
Is Von Walker the Most Interesting Man on Penn State Football’s Defense?
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“…Von Walker, who had an exceptional spring, by the way,” says Penn State defensive coordinator Bob Shoop. “Let me make sure that I provide that information. Von Walker is arguably the most improved player on the defensive side of the ball.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: CBS Sports Has Smith, Amos And James High On Position Rankings Penn State Football: CBS Sports Has Smith, Amos And James High On Position Rankings
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
CBS Sports has some former Nittany Lions ranked high on its draft board at a few different positions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Incoming Freshman Not To Be Forgotten This Summer Penn State Football: Incoming Freshman Not To Be Forgotten This Summer
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Spring practice is over, here are five incoming Nittany Lions that could make an impact right off the bat. [Read More]
Garth Brooks on Penn State, Gravestones, Country Music & Tony Bennett Garth Brooks on Penn State, Gravestones, Country Music & Tony Bennett
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“I love, love, love this place,” Brooks says of State College and Penn State. “My daughter fell in love with this place, and I fell in love with this place, and the fans are self-explanatory,” he says with an excited smile. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Assistant Coaches Set To Join Franklin On Tour Penn State Football: Assistant Coaches Set To Join Franklin On Tour
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With the Penn State coaches caravan only days away, James Franklin will be joined by five head coaches and eight assistant football coaches this May. [Read More]
Penn State Football: As a Leader, Trevor Williams is Cool Like Billy Dee
Column
Penn State Football: As a Leader, Trevor Williams is Cool Like Billy Dee
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“Trevor’s just cool out there. He doesn’t make mistakes,” says defensive coordinator Bob Shoop. “He’s cool, he’s calculated. He just does his job. I feel so comfortable and so confident with him out there manning the field corner position.” [Read More]
‘Dear Old State’ Documentary To Premiere Next Week ‘Dear Old State’ Documentary To Premiere Next Week
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Alex Calderaro
Focusing on the values and traditions of Penn State and the surrounding community, “Dear Old State” addresses the university's history from the student body’s perspective. [Read More]
Teens Help Penn State Police Crack the Case on 'Bring Your Kids to Work Day'
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Teens Help Penn State Police Crack the Case on 'Bring Your Kids to Work Day'
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Thursday was the national “Bring Our Sons and Daughter to Work Day,” which Penn State celebrated by hosting dozens of actives all around campus – including a classic whodunit down at the police station. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Set To Throw Out First Pitch At Yankee Stadium Penn State Football: Franklin Set To Throw Out First Pitch At Yankee Stadium
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
No word yet on what kind of pitch Franklin will throw, but judging by his background at the quarterback position, Penn State second year head coach might just opt for fastball down the middle. [Read More]
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Patty Kleban

Will We Notice Boiling Frog Before We Croak?

Taxes. Laws and regulation. The role of government in our lives. Regardless of the political party that controls the temperature on the stove, elected officials seem to count on the American people to ignore the sometimes subtle and gradual influence of the political agenda.

Mike Poorman

Is Von Walker the Most Interesting Man on Penn State Football’s Defense?

“…Von Walker, who had an exceptional spring, by the way,” says Penn State defensive coordinator Bob Shoop. “Let me make sure that I provide that information. Von Walker is arguably the most improved player on the defensive side of the ball.”

Why So Much Dissension?Dan Nestlerode

Either I thrive or you thrive, but not both of us together. If I get richer, you must get poorer. If I win, you lose. Either radical Islam wins or the decadent Western point of view wins. Either the religious right is appeased or the Human Rights Campaign lobby wins.

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