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Snow Emergencies, Travel Restrictions and Cancelations as Winter Storm Approaches

Snow Emergencies, Travel Restrictions and Cancelations as Winter Storm Approaches

- Geoff Rushton

A winter storm is expected to bring heavy snow and ice to much of Pennsylvania beginning Saturday afternoon, and a number of organizations are making preparations for its impacts.


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Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Fall 4-1 To No. 4 Ohio State As Flaws Shine Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Fall 4-1 To No. 4 Ohio State As Flaws Shine
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"They're an excellent team," Gadowsky said, looking at the box score. "I think that we are too, but only one team showed that tonight." [Read More]
Pennsylvania's Largest High School Hackathon Will Take Place in State College Pennsylvania's Largest High School Hackathon Will Take Place in State College
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Hack Pennsylvania, a 24-hour high school coding event co-organized by State College Area High School students, will be held from noon on Saturday to noon on Sunday at Good Shepherd Catholic Church in State College. [Read More]
Penn State Football: New Jersey Defensive End Commits Penn State Football: New Jersey Defensive End Commits
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
New Jersey defensive end Smith Vilbert committed to Penn State on Friday afternoon. [Read More]
Travel Restrictions to Be in Place on Interstates Across Pennsylvania Travel Restrictions to Be in Place on Interstates Across Pennsylvania
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
With heavy snow and ice expected across much of Pennsylvania this weekend, Gov. Tom Wolf on Friday signed a declaration of emergency and announced travel restrictions for interstates across the Commonwealth. [Read More]
Friedenberg Will Seek Democratic Nomination for 12th District Special Election Friedenberg Will Seek Democratic Nomination for 12th District Special Election
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Just hours after U.S. Rep. Tom Marino announced he will be stepping down from Congress next week, his opponent in last November's election said he will seek the Democratic nomination to fill the vacancy in Pennsylvania's 12th Congressional District. [Read More]
Lady Lions Fall to Ohio State in Overtime after Epic Collapse Lady Lions Fall to Ohio State in Overtime after Epic Collapse
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Hope Damato
Penn State women’s basketball (9-8, 2-4 Big Ten) blew an 18-point lead in the fourth quarter to Ohio State (7-8, 3-3 Big Ten) en route to a 76-71 overtime loss Thursday night in the Bryce Jordan Center. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Jan. 18-20 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Jan. 18-20
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Happy Friday, Happy Valley! The weekend is filled with concerts, theater, dance, sports, a special film screening and more. [Read More]
Nittany Valley Sports Centre Set to Open Next Month Nittany Valley Sports Centre Set to Open Next Month
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
Centre County athletes who have been looking for an indoor place to practice and play can rejoice, as the Nittany Valley Sports Centre is about ready to go after years of planning. [Read More]
Penn State Football in 2019: All the Numbers Point to a Rebuild & Not a Reload
Column
Penn State Football in 2019: All the Numbers Point to a Rebuild & Not a Reload
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
The Nittany Lions’ returning production on offense is its lowest ever for a Penn State team coached by James Franklin. Starting experience will be at a premium, as well. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Unpacking Transfer Portal Madness Penn State Football: Unpacking Transfer Portal Madness
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
So should you be concerned, huddled inside your house as the snow falls, that the sky is also falling on your favorite college football program? [Read More]

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Pennsylvania's Largest High School Hackathon Will Take Place in State College Pennsylvania's Largest High School Hackathon Will Take Place in State College
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Hack Pennsylvania, a 24-hour high school coding event co-organized by State College Area High School students, will be held from noon on Saturday to noon on Sunday at Good Shepherd Catholic Church in State College. [Read More]
Travel Restrictions to Be in Place on Interstates Across Pennsylvania Travel Restrictions to Be in Place on Interstates Across Pennsylvania
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
With heavy snow and ice expected across much of Pennsylvania this weekend, Gov. Tom Wolf on Friday signed a declaration of emergency and announced travel restrictions for interstates across the Commonwealth. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Jan. 18-20 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Jan. 18-20
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Happy Friday, Happy Valley! The weekend is filled with concerts, theater, dance, sports, a special film screening and more. [Read More]
Nittany Valley Sports Centre Set to Open Next Month Nittany Valley Sports Centre Set to Open Next Month
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
Centre County athletes who have been looking for an indoor place to practice and play can rejoice, as the Nittany Valley Sports Centre is about ready to go after years of planning. [Read More]
Penn State Football in 2019: All the Numbers Point to a Rebuild & Not a Reload
Column
Penn State Football in 2019: All the Numbers Point to a Rebuild & Not a Reload
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
The Nittany Lions’ returning production on offense is its lowest ever for a Penn State team coached by James Franklin. Starting experience will be at a premium, as well. [Read More]
Snow and Brutal Cold Are on the Way Snow and Brutal Cold Are on the Way
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
After light snow on Thursday, Centre County is expected to see a major winter storm on Saturday followed by bitter cold temperatures to start the week. [Read More]
Hands-On Cooking: Taste Buds Kitchen Puts Us in Touch with How Food Gets to Our Plates Hands-On Cooking: Taste Buds Kitchen Puts Us in Touch with How Food Gets to Our Plates
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Vilma Shu, Town&Gown
Cooking brings families and people from different cultures together. The food that we share not only strengthens relationships, but inspires conversation, engagement, laughter, and comfort. [Read More]
Delta Program Fosters an Attitude of Gratitude
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Delta Program Fosters an Attitude of Gratitude
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Jessica Dirsmith
The State College Area School District’s Delta Middle and High School Program is a local shining star when it comes to giving back to the community, caring for those in need, and fostering a sense of shared responsibility in its students. [Read More]
K-12 Art Show at Penn State Showcases SCASD Student Works K-12 Art Show at Penn State Showcases SCASD Student Works
2 days ago - StateCollege.com
State College Area School District students’ artistic talents are on full display this month at the HUB Robeson Gallery on the Penn State campus. [Read More]
Lyon-Hall Ensemble to Perform 'An Afternoon with Bach' Lyon-Hall Ensemble to Perform 'An Afternoon with Bach'
2 days ago - StateCollege.com
UPDATE: This concert has been canceled. [Read More]

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Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Fall 4-1 To No. 4 Ohio State As Flaws Shine Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Fall 4-1 To No. 4 Ohio State As Flaws Shine
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"They're an excellent team," Gadowsky said, looking at the box score. "I think that we are too, but only one team showed that tonight." [Read More]
Penn State Football: New Jersey Defensive End Commits Penn State Football: New Jersey Defensive End Commits
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
New Jersey defensive end Smith Vilbert committed to Penn State on Friday afternoon. [Read More]
Lady Lions Fall to Ohio State in Overtime after Epic Collapse Lady Lions Fall to Ohio State in Overtime after Epic Collapse
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Hope Damato
Penn State women’s basketball (9-8, 2-4 Big Ten) blew an 18-point lead in the fourth quarter to Ohio State (7-8, 3-3 Big Ten) en route to a 76-71 overtime loss Thursday night in the Bryce Jordan Center. [Read More]
Nittany Valley Sports Centre Set to Open Next Month Nittany Valley Sports Centre Set to Open Next Month
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
Centre County athletes who have been looking for an indoor place to practice and play can rejoice, as the Nittany Valley Sports Centre is about ready to go after years of planning. [Read More]
Penn State Football in 2019: All the Numbers Point to a Rebuild & Not a Reload
Column
Penn State Football in 2019: All the Numbers Point to a Rebuild & Not a Reload
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
The Nittany Lions’ returning production on offense is its lowest ever for a Penn State team coached by James Franklin. Starting experience will be at a premium, as well. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Unpacking Transfer Portal Madness Penn State Football: Unpacking Transfer Portal Madness
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
So should you be concerned, huddled inside your house as the snow falls, that the sky is also falling on your favorite college football program? [Read More]
With Winter Storm Expected, Penn State Alters Weekend Sports Schedule With Winter Storm Expected, Penn State Alters Weekend Sports Schedule
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State has adjusted its home sports schedule for this weekend as a winter storm is expected to bring significant snowfall to the State College area. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Late Gaffes Doom Nittany Lions In 89-82 Loss To No. 23 Iowa Penn State Basketball: Late Gaffes Doom Nittany Lions In 89-82 Loss To No. 23 Iowa
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State lost 89-82 to No. 23 Iowa on Wednesday night after a deep three sealed the deal. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Barratt And Limoges Earn Hobey Baker Nominations Penn State Hockey: Barratt And Limoges Earn Hobey Baker Nominations
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State might actually have an outside shot at a Hobey Baker finalist as the program nominated forward Evan Barratt and Alex Limoges for the honor. The Hobey Baker is effectively the Heisman trophy for college hockey, given to the nation's top player at the end of the year. [Read More]
State High QB Tommy Friberg Receives Preferred Walk-On Offer from Penn State State High QB Tommy Friberg Receives Preferred Walk-On Offer from Penn State
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
State College quarterback Tommy Friberg tweeted on Tuesday night that he has received a preferred walk-on offer from the Nittany Lions. [Read More]

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Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Fall 4-1 To No. 4 Ohio State As Flaws Shine Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Fall 4-1 To No. 4 Ohio State As Flaws Shine
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"They're an excellent team," Gadowsky said, looking at the box score. "I think that we are too, but only one team showed that tonight." [Read More]
Penn State Football: New Jersey Defensive End Commits Penn State Football: New Jersey Defensive End Commits
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
New Jersey defensive end Smith Vilbert committed to Penn State on Friday afternoon. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Jan. 18-20 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Jan. 18-20
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Happy Friday, Happy Valley! The weekend is filled with concerts, theater, dance, sports, a special film screening and more. [Read More]
Penn State Football in 2019: All the Numbers Point to a Rebuild & Not a Reload
Column
Penn State Football in 2019: All the Numbers Point to a Rebuild & Not a Reload
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
The Nittany Lions’ returning production on offense is its lowest ever for a Penn State team coached by James Franklin. Starting experience will be at a premium, as well. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Unpacking Transfer Portal Madness Penn State Football: Unpacking Transfer Portal Madness
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
So should you be concerned, huddled inside your house as the snow falls, that the sky is also falling on your favorite college football program? [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Late Gaffes Doom Nittany Lions In 89-82 Loss To No. 23 Iowa Penn State Basketball: Late Gaffes Doom Nittany Lions In 89-82 Loss To No. 23 Iowa
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State lost 89-82 to No. 23 Iowa on Wednesday night after a deep three sealed the deal. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Barratt And Limoges Earn Hobey Baker Nominations Penn State Hockey: Barratt And Limoges Earn Hobey Baker Nominations
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State might actually have an outside shot at a Hobey Baker finalist as the program nominated forward Evan Barratt and Alex Limoges for the honor. The Hobey Baker is effectively the Heisman trophy for college hockey, given to the nation's top player at the end of the year. [Read More]
Penn State Issues First Hazing Report Under New Law Penn State Issues First Hazing Report Under New Law
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State on Tuesday published a report outlining 31 hazing violations among student organizations between 2013-2018. The five-year report is required of secondary schools and higher education institutions under Pennsylvania's new Timothy J. Piazza Antihazing Law. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Two More Enter Transfer Portal Penn State Football: Two More Enter Transfer Portal
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
Danny Dalton and Alex Gellerstedt became the two latest Penn State football players to enter the NCAA’s transfer portal on Tuesday, according to 247Sports. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Back from the International Stage, Barratt and Talvitie Share Plenty on Opposite Ends of Dramatic Game Penn State Hockey: Back from the International Stage, Barratt and Talvitie Share Plenty on Opposite Ends of Dramatic Game
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State forwards Evan Barratt and Aarne Talvitie talk about their World Junior Championship experiences from opposite sides of the room, there are lot of things they both share. [Read More]
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Mike Poorman

Penn State Football in 2019: All the Numbers Point to a Rebuild & Not a Reload

The Nittany Lions’ returning production on offense is its lowest ever for a Penn State team coached by James Franklin. Starting experience will be at a premium, as well.

Jessica Dirsmith

Delta Program Fosters an Attitude of Gratitude

The State College Area School District’s Delta Middle and High School Program is a local shining star when it comes to giving back to the community, caring for those in need, and fostering a sense of shared responsibility in its students.

Scam and Spam Calls Are Changing How I CommunicateJohn Hook

Communication — the imparting or exchanging of information or news. Sounds like an important piece of life doesn’t it? Exchanging information is essential to our learning process. Without communication we’re pretty much left to figure out the world for ourselves. And a cold, cruel world it can

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