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Penn State Wants Depositions Stopped in Trustee Lawsuit

Penn State Wants Depositions Stopped in Trustee Lawsuit

- Jessica Tully

"I'd like to see Penn State's motion dismissed," Piermattei says. "We are seeking to learn the truth with what happened during the election. Mr. Stairs needs to start his term. Every day this is delayed, he loses a day he should have as a board member."


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Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Wednesday, July 30 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Wednesday, July 30
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State, State College and Centre County are making news all over the web. Every weekday at noon we post links to some of the most noteworthy stories. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Set To Make The Rounds At ESPN Headquarters Penn State Football: Franklin Set To Make The Rounds At ESPN Headquarters
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Franklin will be taking part in ESPN's mid-summer college football coaches’ “car wash” in which guests appear across multiple programs and platforms over one day. The schedules for the 63 coaches will feature Big Ten conference head coaches from July 30-31. [Read More]
State College School District Planning to Record Audio on School Buses State College School District Planning to Record Audio on School Buses
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
School officials with the State College Area School District are taking steps to comply with a new wiretapping law that allows officials to record audio on school buses. [Read More]
For Dessert Lover, Baking is Never Easy as Pie
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For Dessert Lover, Baking is Never Easy as Pie
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michele Marchetti
"We're going to make pie," I excitedly told my 6-year-old daughter, forgetting for a moment that she stubbornly doesn't want to participate in anything that interests me. (Sound familiar, Mom?) "No we're not," my daughter said, matter-of-factly. [Read More]
Traffic Light Repair Job Could Slow Traffic on North Atherton Street Traffic Light Repair Job Could Slow Traffic on North Atherton Street
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jessica Tully
The control box was severely damaged about two weeks ago in a two-vehicle crash. "The lights won't be working so it's best to avoid that intersection," Wyatt says. [Read More]
Former Co-Captain Stays Connected to Penn State Football Program Former Co-Captain Stays Connected to Penn State Football Program
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, John Patishnock
"It’s memories, fond memories of hanging out with friends and family, and tradition. I think a lot of it is just fond memories of their time here as students, and you always come back to those places where you have the fondest memories." [Read More]
This is July? Cold Front Brings Unusually Chilly Temperatures This is July? Cold Front Brings Unusually Chilly Temperatures
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Jessica Tully
Anyone who walks outside Tuesday probably noticed it doesn't feel like summer. The chilly temperature makes it seem more like spring or fall in State College -- not the end of July. [Read More]
Lightning Bolt Destroys a Home but Builds Community Spirit
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Lightning Bolt Destroys a Home but Builds Community Spirit
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
"They saw Col. Russell's picture there on the desk inside the sun room that he used as a study," says Leslie. "He went through the closets and pulled out the uniforms to save them. ... I have the uniforms in my garage right now hanging." [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, July 29 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, July 29
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State, State College and Centre County are making news all over the web. Every weekday at noon we post links to some of the most noteworthy stories. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Looking Back On Special Penn State Season Openers Penn State Football: Looking Back On Special Penn State Season Openers
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State football prepares for its first ever international trip and only the 10th game in the month of August, it's a good time to revisit some of the "classic" season opening games in Nittany Lion history. [Read More]

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For Dessert Lover, Baking is Never Easy as Pie
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For Dessert Lover, Baking is Never Easy as Pie
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michele Marchetti
"We're going to make pie," I excitedly told my 6-year-old daughter, forgetting for a moment that she stubbornly doesn't want to participate in anything that interests me. (Sound familiar, Mom?) "No we're not," my daughter said, matter-of-factly. [Read More]
Former Co-Captain Stays Connected to Penn State Football Program Former Co-Captain Stays Connected to Penn State Football Program
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, John Patishnock
"It’s memories, fond memories of hanging out with friends and family, and tradition. I think a lot of it is just fond memories of their time here as students, and you always come back to those places where you have the fondest memories." [Read More]
This is July? Cold Front Brings Unusually Chilly Temperatures This is July? Cold Front Brings Unusually Chilly Temperatures
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Jessica Tully
Anyone who walks outside Tuesday probably noticed it doesn't feel like summer. The chilly temperature makes it seem more like spring or fall in State College -- not the end of July. [Read More]
Lightning Bolt Destroys a Home but Builds Community Spirit
Photos
Lightning Bolt Destroys a Home but Builds Community Spirit
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
"They saw Col. Russell's picture there on the desk inside the sun room that he used as a study," says Leslie. "He went through the closets and pulled out the uniforms to save them. ... I have the uniforms in my garage right now hanging." [Read More]
Red Light, Green Light, No Light
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Red Light, Green Light, No Light
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
I'm as environmentally sensitive as the next person ... I'm still waiting for all cars to have dimpled exteriors like golf balls. Now I know what you're thinking. He wants to get rid of all the traffic lights? He's crazy. (As Robin Williams says, "I've never been diagnosed.) [Read More]
State College Man Extricated From Car After Sunday Afternoon Crash State College Man Extricated From Car After Sunday Afternoon Crash
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
A State College man had to be “mechanically extricated” from his car after a traffic accident Sunday afternoon, according to police. [Read More]
29th Annual 'Last Cruise' Unites Car Lovers For Good Cause
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29th Annual 'Last Cruise' Unites Car Lovers For Good Cause
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“A lot of the families that come to us look like these cars might have looked once, abandoned and abused,” Dave Vactor of the Centre County youth Service Bureau says. “Now, thanks to these people’s time and effort, they’ve been restored and look beautiful. We hope we can do the same.” [Read More]
Fire Severely Damages Ferguson Township Condominium, Reportedly Struck by Lightning
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Fire Severely Damages Ferguson Township Condominium, Reportedly Struck by Lightning
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer, Michael Martin Garrett
“It sounded like a bomb and I thought it had hit my house but when I raced down, I came out through this door, the house over there was already on fire." [Read More]
Summer Academy at Penn State Helps Prepare Blind Students for College Summer Academy at Penn State Helps Prepare Blind Students for College
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Whether you’re sighted or not, there were always be obstacles and you can always find a reason not to do something,” visually impaired summer academy resident assistant Tarik Williams says. “At the end of the day, you just have to believe in yourself and do it anyway.” [Read More]
Political Comedian Mark Russell Returns to Happy Valley For First Time in 20 Years Political Comedian Mark Russell Returns to Happy Valley For First Time in 20 Years
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Congress is always a great target, and that’s how it should be,” Mark Russell says. “If we get too complacent on Congress, we’ll be worse off than the Banana Republic.” [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Franklin Set To Make The Rounds At ESPN Headquarters Penn State Football: Franklin Set To Make The Rounds At ESPN Headquarters
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Franklin will be taking part in ESPN's mid-summer college football coaches’ “car wash” in which guests appear across multiple programs and platforms over one day. The schedules for the 63 coaches will feature Big Ten conference head coaches from July 30-31. [Read More]
Former Co-Captain Stays Connected to Penn State Football Program Former Co-Captain Stays Connected to Penn State Football Program
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, John Patishnock
"It’s memories, fond memories of hanging out with friends and family, and tradition. I think a lot of it is just fond memories of their time here as students, and you always come back to those places where you have the fondest memories." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Looking Back On Special Penn State Season Openers Penn State Football: Looking Back On Special Penn State Season Openers
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State football prepares for its first ever international trip and only the 10th game in the month of August, it's a good time to revisit some of the "classic" season opening games in Nittany Lion history. [Read More]
Big Ten Media Days Underway in Chicago Big Ten Media Days Underway in Chicago
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Alex Robinson
Greetings from Chicago! We’re here in the Windy City for the 2014 Big Ten Media Days. Over the next two days, coaches, ADs, and players from around the Big Ten will descend upon the Hilton Chicago to talk all things B1G. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Carter Talks Upcoming Season In Mini Documentary
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Penn State Football: Carter Talks Upcoming Season In Mini Documentary
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's Kyle Carter was recently named to the preseason watch list for the Mackey Award, given annually to college football's top tight end. In new video he talks about family, motivation and reaching for dreams- [Read More]
Penn State Football: Part 2, Q&A with QB Christian Hackenberg
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Penn State Football: Part 2, Q&A with QB Christian Hackenberg
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
In the second half of our exclusive conversation with Penn State's elite signal-caller, Christian Hackenberg talks extensively about the legacy of and large footsteps left by many great Nittany Lion quarterbacks. [Read More]
Penn State Athletic Director Barbour to Learn Relationships are No. 1 for Franklin Penn State Athletic Director Barbour to Learn Relationships are No. 1 for Franklin
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Inside Beaver Stadium on Saturday, Sandy Barbour and Eric Barron paid heed to James Franklin, dutifully hoisting their index fingers -- proof positive the gridiron is truly Franklin’s domain, while once again showing off the football coach's powers of persuasion. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hackenberg Named No. 36 On List Of Top 100 Players Penn State Football: Hackenberg Named No. 36 On List Of Top 100 Players
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg continues to bring in preseason honors coming in at No. 36 in a thorough list of the nation's top 100 players compiled by SportsOnEarth.com. Hackenberg was the only Nittany Lion to make the list although offensive tackle Donovan Smith was mentioned by Spo [Read More]
Sandy Barbour says she's 'all in' as Penn State's new athletic director
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Sandy Barbour says she's 'all in' as Penn State's new athletic director
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Penn State's new athletic director Sandy Barbour wants to focus on winning national titles, fostering unity in the university and encouraging improved academic success among athletes. [Read More]
Penn State Names Ex-Cal AD Sandy Barbour as New Athletic Director Penn State Names Ex-Cal AD Sandy Barbour as New Athletic Director
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Penn State has named former Cal Berkey athletic director Sandy Barbour to succeed Dave Joyner as Penn State’s next AD. Barbour, who resigned on June 27, was athletic director at Cal since September 2004. She will be Penn State’s first woman athletic director. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Franklin Set To Make The Rounds At ESPN Headquarters Penn State Football: Franklin Set To Make The Rounds At ESPN Headquarters
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Franklin will be taking part in ESPN's mid-summer college football coaches’ “car wash” in which guests appear across multiple programs and platforms over one day. The schedules for the 63 coaches will feature Big Ten conference head coaches from July 30-31. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Looking Back On Special Penn State Season Openers Penn State Football: Looking Back On Special Penn State Season Openers
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State football prepares for its first ever international trip and only the 10th game in the month of August, it's a good time to revisit some of the "classic" season opening games in Nittany Lion history. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Carter Talks Upcoming Season In Mini Documentary
Video
Penn State Football: Carter Talks Upcoming Season In Mini Documentary
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's Kyle Carter was recently named to the preseason watch list for the Mackey Award, given annually to college football's top tight end. In new video he talks about family, motivation and reaching for dreams- [Read More]
Five Pennsylvania Congressmen Ask NCAA to Overturn Penn State Sanctions Five Pennsylvania Congressmen Ask NCAA to Overturn Penn State Sanctions
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
"Under your leadership, continuing these unprecedented sanctions harms innocent student-athletes and further erodes the increasingly specious credibility of the organization," the politicians write. [Read More]
Fire Severely Damages Ferguson Township Condominium, Reportedly Struck by Lightning
Video
Fire Severely Damages Ferguson Township Condominium, Reportedly Struck by Lightning
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer, Michael Martin Garrett
“It sounded like a bomb and I thought it had hit my house but when I raced down, I came out through this door, the house over there was already on fire." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Part 2, Q&A with QB Christian Hackenberg
Column
Penn State Football: Part 2, Q&A with QB Christian Hackenberg
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
In the second half of our exclusive conversation with Penn State's elite signal-caller, Christian Hackenberg talks extensively about the legacy of and large footsteps left by many great Nittany Lion quarterbacks. [Read More]
Summer Academy at Penn State Helps Prepare Blind Students for College Summer Academy at Penn State Helps Prepare Blind Students for College
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Whether you’re sighted or not, there were always be obstacles and you can always find a reason not to do something,” visually impaired summer academy resident assistant Tarik Williams says. “At the end of the day, you just have to believe in yourself and do it anyway.” [Read More]
Penn State Athletic Director Barbour to Learn Relationships are No. 1 for Franklin Penn State Athletic Director Barbour to Learn Relationships are No. 1 for Franklin
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Inside Beaver Stadium on Saturday, Sandy Barbour and Eric Barron paid heed to James Franklin, dutifully hoisting their index fingers -- proof positive the gridiron is truly Franklin’s domain, while once again showing off the football coach's powers of persuasion. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hackenberg Named No. 36 On List Of Top 100 Players Penn State Football: Hackenberg Named No. 36 On List Of Top 100 Players
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg continues to bring in preseason honors coming in at No. 36 in a thorough list of the nation's top 100 players compiled by SportsOnEarth.com. Hackenberg was the only Nittany Lion to make the list although offensive tackle Donovan Smith was mentioned by Spo [Read More]
Sandy Barbour says she's 'all in' as Penn State's new athletic director
Video
Sandy Barbour says she's 'all in' as Penn State's new athletic director
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Penn State's new athletic director Sandy Barbour wants to focus on winning national titles, fostering unity in the university and encouraging improved academic success among athletes. [Read More]
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Russell Frank

Subu's Story (Part 2)

After I wrote about it last week I heard from two people who remain convinced that a white jury was biased against the accused, who was born in India. One called it "a racist miscarriage of justice." The other wondered if the verdict would have been the same "if he had been a white male."

Michele Marchetti

For Dessert Lover, Baking is Never Easy as Pie

"We're going to make pie," I excitedly told my 6-year-old daughter, forgetting for a moment that she stubbornly doesn't want to participate in anything that interests me. (Sound familiar, Mom?) "No we're not," my daughter said, matter-of-factly.

Red Light, Green Light, No LightJohn Hook

I'm as environmentally sensitive as the next person ... I'm still waiting for all cars to have dimpled exteriors like golf balls. Now I know what you're thinking. He wants to get rid of all the traffic lights? He's crazy. (As Robin Williams says, "I've never been diagnosed.)

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