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Turkey Bowl Raises Money for State High Scholarships, Brings Generations Together

- Michael Martin Garrett

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Penn State Basketball: Newbill, Travis Push Nittany Lions Past Bucknell 88-80 Penn State Basketball: Newbill, Travis Push Nittany Lions Past Bucknell 88-80
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
DJ Newbill scored 28 points as the Nittany Lions improved to 6-1 on the year with a 88-80 victory over Bucknell on Friday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Senior Day Set For Important Group Of Nittany Lions Penn State Football: Senior Day Set For Important Group Of Nittany Lions
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"It's significant. I think everybody in our program, all the players kind of look up to them, which is typically the case in most programs. But I think it's magnified, obviously, from what they've been through." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Getting Less Defensive About Close Losses
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Penn State Football: Getting Less Defensive About Close Losses
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“I don’t think there’s any doubt that at this time of the year, the way our roster is, we’re getting worn out,” says coach James Franklin (left). “Especially our defense." He's right: In crunch time, the PSU D is giving up a score just about every other possession. [Read More]
Make Financial Arrangements With Your Elderly Parents to Forgo Future Problems Make Financial Arrangements With Your Elderly Parents to Forgo Future Problems
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Connie Cousins
If you don't find out things while your parents are still well, it can be a maze to travel through their bills and bank statements when illness strikes or dementia becomes apparent. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Things Nittany Lion Fans Can Be Thankful For Penn State Football: Five Things Nittany Lion Fans Can Be Thankful For
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Every Penn State fan has there own favorite team and favorite players and coaches, but if you're a fan of Penn State hockey, football or basketball here are five Nittany Lions you can be thankful for. [Read More]
Small Business Saturday Invites Shoppers to Stay Local Small Business Saturday Invites Shoppers to Stay Local
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Clothing shop Sercy will offer 20 percent off all clothes, A Step Beyond Massage Therapy will offer 10 percent off massages, McLanahan’s will offer 15 percent off all Penn State merchandise, and the Atherton Hotel will provide a free $25 gift card with every purchase of a $100 gift card. [Read More]
StateCollege.Com Penn State Football Podcast: Michigan State Edition StateCollege.Com Penn State Football Podcast: Michigan State Edition
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Check out the latest from the StateCollege.com Penn State football podcast as Ben offers some insight into the Nittany Lion loss to Illinois and some trivia to share on Thanksgiving. [Read More]
Shopping Frenzy Expected With Black Friday Beginning on Thanksgiving Shopping Frenzy Expected With Black Friday Beginning on Thanksgiving
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
You won't have much time to shake off that Thanksgiving dinner before the annual Black Friday shopping frenzy begins. Black Friday will get underway on Thursday -- while you're still digesting that jumbo-sized holiday meal. [Read More]
Ten Things to Be Thankful For
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Ten Things to Be Thankful For
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
The steady stream of students makes this place about as recession-proof as a place can be. Rush hours hereabouts are more like rush half-hours. It is now possible to get decent bread, Thai food and locally-brewed beer here. This was not the case back in the 20th century. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Snow To Close Overnight RV Lot, Additional Parking Changes To Be Determined Penn State Football: Snow To Close Overnight RV Lot, Additional Parking Changes To Be Determined
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State officials announced that Wednesday’s snowfall and wet grounds will close the overnight RV lot on Friday, Nov. 28 ahead of Saturday’s football game with Michigan State. [Read More]

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Make Financial Arrangements With Your Elderly Parents to Forgo Future Problems Make Financial Arrangements With Your Elderly Parents to Forgo Future Problems
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Connie Cousins
If you don't find out things while your parents are still well, it can be a maze to travel through their bills and bank statements when illness strikes or dementia becomes apparent. [Read More]
Small Business Saturday Invites Shoppers to Stay Local Small Business Saturday Invites Shoppers to Stay Local
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Clothing shop Sercy will offer 20 percent off all clothes, A Step Beyond Massage Therapy will offer 10 percent off massages, McLanahan’s will offer 15 percent off all Penn State merchandise, and the Atherton Hotel will provide a free $25 gift card with every purchase of a $100 gift card. [Read More]
Shopping Frenzy Expected With Black Friday Beginning on Thanksgiving Shopping Frenzy Expected With Black Friday Beginning on Thanksgiving
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
You won't have much time to shake off that Thanksgiving dinner before the annual Black Friday shopping frenzy begins. Black Friday will get underway on Thursday -- while you're still digesting that jumbo-sized holiday meal. [Read More]
Ten Things to Be Thankful For
Column
Ten Things to Be Thankful For
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
The steady stream of students makes this place about as recession-proof as a place can be. Rush hours hereabouts are more like rush half-hours. It is now possible to get decent bread, Thai food and locally-brewed beer here. This was not the case back in the 20th century. [Read More]
Borough Road Crews Battle Snow as Early Winter Storm Continues Borough Road Crews Battle Snow as Early Winter Storm Continues
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Temperatures are working in our favor,” says State College Public Works Operations Manager Eric Brooks. “Its about 33 degrees out, so our salt has been very effective at melting snow.” He says borough crews being plowing and salting roads at 7:00 a.m., and will continue up through midnight. [Read More]
Corman Wants to Move Lawsuit with NCAA to Mediation Corman Wants to Move Lawsuit with NCAA to Mediation
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"... we believe we have seen significant movement on those differences and that this matter is now within reach of a mediated resolution," Corman attorney Matthew Haverstick wrote on Tuesday. [Read More]
Paterno, Kenney Make New Allegation Against Penn State in Federal Lawsuit Paterno, Kenney Make New Allegation Against Penn State in Federal Lawsuit
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"Moreover, not only has the public now learned that the NCAA was bluffing Penn State when Penn State signed the Consent Decree with the threat of the death penalty, the NCAA has further admitted that, without Penn State agreeing to the Consent Decree the NCAA didn't have jurisdiction to act," the [Read More]
Giving Thanks for Locally-Raised Turkey
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Giving Thanks for Locally-Raised Turkey
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michele Marchetti
For me, buying a locally raised bird is a choice -- not to mention a privilege. I'm fortunate to live in Central Pennsylvania, what a friend calls "agricultural paradise," and I can afford — once a year — to spend $47.50 on a 10-pound, locally-raised turkey. [Read More]
Winter Storm to Bring Up to Four Inches of Snow to State College, Impact Holiday Travel Winter Storm to Bring Up to Four Inches of Snow to State College, Impact Holiday Travel
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“This couldn’t be worse for travellers on one the busiest days of the year,” Pydynowski says. “This is a very impactful storm that’s already spreading rain across the southeast.” [Read More]
Power Outage in Lemont Impacts Nearly 1,200 People Power Outage in Lemont Impacts Nearly 1,200 People
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“It might be related to weather and strong winds, or it might just be equipment failure,” Meyers said. “Hopefully, most of the impacted customers will have power while we’re making the repairs.” [Read More]

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Penn State Basketball: Newbill, Travis Push Nittany Lions Past Bucknell 88-80 Penn State Basketball: Newbill, Travis Push Nittany Lions Past Bucknell 88-80
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
DJ Newbill scored 28 points as the Nittany Lions improved to 6-1 on the year with a 88-80 victory over Bucknell on Friday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Senior Day Set For Important Group Of Nittany Lions Penn State Football: Senior Day Set For Important Group Of Nittany Lions
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"It's significant. I think everybody in our program, all the players kind of look up to them, which is typically the case in most programs. But I think it's magnified, obviously, from what they've been through." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Getting Less Defensive About Close Losses
Column
Penn State Football: Getting Less Defensive About Close Losses
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“I don’t think there’s any doubt that at this time of the year, the way our roster is, we’re getting worn out,” says coach James Franklin (left). “Especially our defense." He's right: In crunch time, the PSU D is giving up a score just about every other possession. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Things Nittany Lion Fans Can Be Thankful For Penn State Football: Five Things Nittany Lion Fans Can Be Thankful For
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Every Penn State fan has there own favorite team and favorite players and coaches, but if you're a fan of Penn State hockey, football or basketball here are five Nittany Lions you can be thankful for. [Read More]
StateCollege.Com Penn State Football Podcast: Michigan State Edition StateCollege.Com Penn State Football Podcast: Michigan State Edition
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Check out the latest from the StateCollege.com Penn State football podcast as Ben offers some insight into the Nittany Lion loss to Illinois and some trivia to share on Thanksgiving. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Snow To Close Overnight RV Lot, Additional Parking Changes To Be Determined Penn State Football: Snow To Close Overnight RV Lot, Additional Parking Changes To Be Determined
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State officials announced that Wednesday’s snowfall and wet grounds will close the overnight RV lot on Friday, Nov. 28 ahead of Saturday’s football game with Michigan State. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Hackenberg Struggles, But Really There Is No Simple Solution Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Hackenberg Struggles, But Really There Is No Simple Solution
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think obviously Christian has got really high standards and expectations for himself and who he wants to be and how he wants to play," Franklin said. "I think there is frustration there with a lot of different things." [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Strong Second Half Pushes Nittany Lions Past Akron 78-72 Penn State Basketball: Strong Second Half Pushes Nittany Lions Past Akron 78-72
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
DJ Newbill's 29 points would lead the way for Penn State and clutch free throws and rebounds down the stretch kept Akron from ever gaining any serious control of a game that saw the lead change only three times. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hull Ready To Face One Final Defensive Challenge Penn State Football: Hull Ready To Face One Final Defensive Challenge
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"The last two years we were big underdogs," Hull said on Tuesday. "Came out on top both times. We're just going to keep doing what we've been doing. Working hard every week, focusing on our fundamentals. Everything will take care of itself when we're out there on Saturday." [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin News Conference Updates Penn State Football: James Franklin News Conference Updates
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Franklin will speak to the media around 12:40 to give the latest on Penn State football and the Nittany Lions as they prepare to face the Spartans before finding out which bowl game they will be heading to. [Read More]

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Penn State Basketball: Newbill, Travis Push Nittany Lions Past Bucknell 88-80 Penn State Basketball: Newbill, Travis Push Nittany Lions Past Bucknell 88-80
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
DJ Newbill scored 28 points as the Nittany Lions improved to 6-1 on the year with a 88-80 victory over Bucknell on Friday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Senior Day Set For Important Group Of Nittany Lions Penn State Football: Senior Day Set For Important Group Of Nittany Lions
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"It's significant. I think everybody in our program, all the players kind of look up to them, which is typically the case in most programs. But I think it's magnified, obviously, from what they've been through." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Getting Less Defensive About Close Losses
Column
Penn State Football: Getting Less Defensive About Close Losses
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“I don’t think there’s any doubt that at this time of the year, the way our roster is, we’re getting worn out,” says coach James Franklin (left). “Especially our defense." He's right: In crunch time, the PSU D is giving up a score just about every other possession. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Things Nittany Lion Fans Can Be Thankful For Penn State Football: Five Things Nittany Lion Fans Can Be Thankful For
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Every Penn State fan has there own favorite team and favorite players and coaches, but if you're a fan of Penn State hockey, football or basketball here are five Nittany Lions you can be thankful for. [Read More]
StateCollege.Com Penn State Football Podcast: Michigan State Edition StateCollege.Com Penn State Football Podcast: Michigan State Edition
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Check out the latest from the StateCollege.com Penn State football podcast as Ben offers some insight into the Nittany Lion loss to Illinois and some trivia to share on Thanksgiving. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Snow To Close Overnight RV Lot, Additional Parking Changes To Be Determined Penn State Football: Snow To Close Overnight RV Lot, Additional Parking Changes To Be Determined
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State officials announced that Wednesday’s snowfall and wet grounds will close the overnight RV lot on Friday, Nov. 28 ahead of Saturday’s football game with Michigan State. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Hackenberg Struggles, But Really There Is No Simple Solution Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Hackenberg Struggles, But Really There Is No Simple Solution
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think obviously Christian has got really high standards and expectations for himself and who he wants to be and how he wants to play," Franklin said. "I think there is frustration there with a lot of different things." [Read More]
Corman Wants to Move Lawsuit with NCAA to Mediation Corman Wants to Move Lawsuit with NCAA to Mediation
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"... we believe we have seen significant movement on those differences and that this matter is now within reach of a mediated resolution," Corman attorney Matthew Haverstick wrote on Tuesday. [Read More]
Paterno, Kenney Make New Allegation Against Penn State in Federal Lawsuit Paterno, Kenney Make New Allegation Against Penn State in Federal Lawsuit
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"Moreover, not only has the public now learned that the NCAA was bluffing Penn State when Penn State signed the Consent Decree with the threat of the death penalty, the NCAA has further admitted that, without Penn State agreeing to the Consent Decree the NCAA didn't have jurisdiction to act," the [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Strong Second Half Pushes Nittany Lions Past Akron 78-72 Penn State Basketball: Strong Second Half Pushes Nittany Lions Past Akron 78-72
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
DJ Newbill's 29 points would lead the way for Penn State and clutch free throws and rebounds down the stretch kept Akron from ever gaining any serious control of a game that saw the lead change only three times. [Read More]
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Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: Getting Less Defensive About Close Losses

“I don’t think there’s any doubt that at this time of the year, the way our roster is, we’re getting worn out,” says coach James Franklin (left). “Especially our defense." He's right: In crunch time, the PSU D is giving up a score just about every other possession.

Russell Frank

Ten Things to Be Thankful For

The steady stream of students makes this place about as recession-proof as a place can be. Rush hours hereabouts are more like rush half-hours. It is now possible to get decent bread, Thai food and locally-brewed beer here. This was not the case back in the 20th century.

Giving Thanks for Locally-Raised TurkeyMichele Marchetti

For me, buying a locally raised bird is a choice -- not to mention a privilege. I'm fortunate to live in Central Pennsylvania, what a friend calls "agricultural paradise," and I can afford — once a year — to spend $47.50 on a 10-pound, locally-raised turkey.

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