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Penn State Football: Saquon as Dog, Goat & Unicorn

Penn State Football: Saquon as Dog, Goat & Unicorn

- Mike Poorman

IOWA CITY, IOWA — For all-purpose purposes, and a few others as well, Saquon Barkley was the greatest of all-time in a 21-19 walk-off win over the Hawkeyes on Saturday night.


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Correctional Facility to Get Security Upgrade Correctional Facility to Get Security Upgrade
5 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sean Yoder
The Centre County Correctional Facility took its first steps to replace its video security system. [Read More]
Perfectly Present Parenting
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Perfectly Present Parenting
5 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Meghan Fritz, Town&Gown
It’s not uncommon when your teenager starts the junior high years for them to begin to talk about dating. How parents navigate this rite of passage into young adulthood sets the stage for helping your teen develop a solid self-worth and healthy dating habits. [Read More]
Keegan-Michael Key’s ‘James Franklin’ Weighs in on ESPN About Late Timeout Keegan-Michael Key’s ‘James Franklin’ Weighs in on ESPN About Late Timeout
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Elissa Hill
Comedian, Penn State alumnus and noted James Franklin impersonator Keegan-Michael Key appeared on ESPN’s College GameDay Saturday morning in New York to address Franklin’s decision to call a timeout before Georgia State attempted a field goal late in last week's game. [Read More]
Rep. Thompson Addresses CBICC Rep. Thompson Addresses CBICC
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sean Yoder
U.S. Rep. Glenn “GT” Thompson, R-Howard, reported on Congress’ ongoing efforts to the Chamber of Business and Industry of Centre County this week, highlighting several pieces of legislation and conversations he’s had with the White House since President Donald Trump took office. [Read More]
Climb with Us: Chambers Leads Fans up Mount Nittany
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Climb with Us: Chambers Leads Fans up Mount Nittany
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Penn State basketball coach Patrick Chambers led members of the Legion of Blue student section on a hike up Mount Nittany earlier this week, tying in with the program's #ClimbWithUs social media theme leading up to the 2017-18 season. [Read More]
Penn State Field Hockey Fends Off Northwestern Comeback Bid Penn State Field Hockey Fends Off Northwestern Comeback Bid
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
Despite a comeback scare, No. 3 Penn State field hockey (8-1, 2-0 Big Ten) won a thriller, 4-3, against No. 14 Northwestern in a conference matchup Friday at the Penn State Field Hockey Complex. [Read More]
Steve Jones Named NYPL Broadcaster of the Year Steve Jones Named NYPL Broadcaster of the Year
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Steve Jones has been named the 2017 Warner Fusselle Award for Broadcast Excellence as the top broadcaster in the New York-Penn League for his work as voice of the State College Spikes. [Read More]
Giant Grocery Store Planned for Hills Plaza Giant Grocery Store Planned for Hills Plaza
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A supermarket will take up residence in a long vacant space in Hills Plaza. [Read More]
THON Says Goodbye to Canning THON Says Goodbye to Canning
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Canning has been a long-held fundraising tradition for the student volunteers of THON in their efforts to support the Four Diamonds Fund for pediatric cancer research and patient care. But this weekend will mark the last ever canning weekend, when students travel across Pennsylvania and beyond to ra [Read More]
Lady Grey's Cabaret Returns to State Theatre Lady Grey's Cabaret Returns to State Theatre
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
Lady Grey's Late Night Cabaret kicks off its second season with an Opening Night Speakeasy Party at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Saturday in the Attic at the State Theatre. [Read More]

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Perfectly Present Parenting
Column
Perfectly Present Parenting
5 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Meghan Fritz, Town&Gown
It’s not uncommon when your teenager starts the junior high years for them to begin to talk about dating. How parents navigate this rite of passage into young adulthood sets the stage for helping your teen develop a solid self-worth and healthy dating habits. [Read More]
Keegan-Michael Key’s ‘James Franklin’ Weighs in on ESPN About Late Timeout Keegan-Michael Key’s ‘James Franklin’ Weighs in on ESPN About Late Timeout
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Elissa Hill
Comedian, Penn State alumnus and noted James Franklin impersonator Keegan-Michael Key appeared on ESPN’s College GameDay Saturday morning in New York to address Franklin’s decision to call a timeout before Georgia State attempted a field goal late in last week's game. [Read More]
Climb with Us: Chambers Leads Fans up Mount Nittany
Video
Climb with Us: Chambers Leads Fans up Mount Nittany
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Penn State basketball coach Patrick Chambers led members of the Legion of Blue student section on a hike up Mount Nittany earlier this week, tying in with the program's #ClimbWithUs social media theme leading up to the 2017-18 season. [Read More]
Steve Jones Named NYPL Broadcaster of the Year Steve Jones Named NYPL Broadcaster of the Year
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Steve Jones has been named the 2017 Warner Fusselle Award for Broadcast Excellence as the top broadcaster in the New York-Penn League for his work as voice of the State College Spikes. [Read More]
Giant Grocery Store Planned for Hills Plaza Giant Grocery Store Planned for Hills Plaza
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A supermarket will take up residence in a long vacant space in Hills Plaza. [Read More]
THON Says Goodbye to Canning THON Says Goodbye to Canning
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Canning has been a long-held fundraising tradition for the student volunteers of THON in their efforts to support the Four Diamonds Fund for pediatric cancer research and patient care. But this weekend will mark the last ever canning weekend, when students travel across Pennsylvania and beyond to ra [Read More]
Lady Grey's Cabaret Returns to State Theatre Lady Grey's Cabaret Returns to State Theatre
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
Lady Grey's Late Night Cabaret kicks off its second season with an Opening Night Speakeasy Party at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Saturday in the Attic at the State Theatre. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 22-24 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 22-24
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Pop Up Ave, The Great Insect Fair, Coy Lutz Memorial Rodeo, Patton Township Children's Festival, Al Stewart at the State Theatre and Nittany Con are just some of the events to check out this weekend. [Read More]
Projects to Bring Retail, Commercial Space to Benner Pike Projects to Bring Retail, Commercial Space to Benner Pike
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sean Yoder
Benner Pike could soon see nearly 50,000 square feet of retail and commercial space between two different projects. [Read More]
The Avid Gardener: Preparing to Bring Plants Indoors
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The Avid Gardener: Preparing to Bring Plants Indoors
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Lora Gauss
None of us want pests to hitchhike on plants we bring back indoors for the winter. Some plants make good candidates for wintering over and some should hit the compost heap. Here are considerations I weigh with my limited inside space. [Read More]

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Keegan-Michael Key’s ‘James Franklin’ Weighs in on ESPN About Late Timeout Keegan-Michael Key’s ‘James Franklin’ Weighs in on ESPN About Late Timeout
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Elissa Hill
Comedian, Penn State alumnus and noted James Franklin impersonator Keegan-Michael Key appeared on ESPN’s College GameDay Saturday morning in New York to address Franklin’s decision to call a timeout before Georgia State attempted a field goal late in last week's game. [Read More]
Climb with Us: Chambers Leads Fans up Mount Nittany
Video
Climb with Us: Chambers Leads Fans up Mount Nittany
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Penn State basketball coach Patrick Chambers led members of the Legion of Blue student section on a hike up Mount Nittany earlier this week, tying in with the program's #ClimbWithUs social media theme leading up to the 2017-18 season. [Read More]
Penn State Field Hockey Fends Off Northwestern Comeback Bid Penn State Field Hockey Fends Off Northwestern Comeback Bid
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
Despite a comeback scare, No. 3 Penn State field hockey (8-1, 2-0 Big Ten) won a thriller, 4-3, against No. 14 Northwestern in a conference matchup Friday at the Penn State Field Hockey Complex. [Read More]
Steve Jones Named NYPL Broadcaster of the Year Steve Jones Named NYPL Broadcaster of the Year
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Steve Jones has been named the 2017 Warner Fusselle Award for Broadcast Excellence as the top broadcaster in the New York-Penn League for his work as voice of the State College Spikes. [Read More]
Previewing Week 5 of Centre County High School Football Previewing Week 5 of Centre County High School Football
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Pat Rothdeutsch
State College heads to Mechanicsburg, Bellefonte hosts Tyrone in a Mountain League showdown and more as the high school football season rolls on. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 22-24 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 22-24
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Pop Up Ave, The Great Insect Fair, Coy Lutz Memorial Rodeo, Patton Township Children's Festival, Al Stewart at the State Theatre and Nittany Con are just some of the events to check out this weekend. [Read More]
Penn State Football's Identity Crisis is Over
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Penn State Football's Identity Crisis is Over
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
James Franklin made it clear about being comfortable in Penn State’s new skin: ”If that’s how you think and how you feel, then you won’t ever understand me and you won't ever understand us.” Then he said, “That’s our identity” and “that’s who we are.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: A Small But Meaningful Change Penn State Football: A Small But Meaningful Change
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"That's one of the first things you have to do," James Franklin said after practice earlier this week. "Is to teach the players how not to lose. These are the things that lose games for you, and before we start to learn how to win, learn, we've got to stop doing those things." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Smith Lands Off The Field Honors Penn State Football: Smith Lands Off The Field Honors
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State senior linebacker Brandon Smith has been named to the Allstate, American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Good Works Team. [Read More]
Doug Arnold: The Little-Known Pillar of State College Football Success
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Doug Arnold: The Little-Known Pillar of State College Football Success
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Bill Horlacher
He was an unlikely candidate for a coaching position in football, but over the course of 32 years, Doug Arnold led State College's ninth grade team to a 168-75-7 record and five undefeated seasons before finally retiring from the role this summer. [Read More]

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THON Says Goodbye to Canning THON Says Goodbye to Canning
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Canning has been a long-held fundraising tradition for the student volunteers of THON in their efforts to support the Four Diamonds Fund for pediatric cancer research and patient care. But this weekend will mark the last ever canning weekend, when students travel across Pennsylvania and beyond to ra [Read More]
Barron Responds to White Supremacist Fliers on Penn State Campus Barron Responds to White Supremacist Fliers on Penn State Campus
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Connelly
“We have expressed our obligation to free speech, which prohibits our removal of posters from general purpose bulletin boards on campus based solely on content,” Barron wrote in the letter. “We, however, want to emphasize our strong opposition to the racist ideology espoused by those who are p [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 22-24 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 22-24
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Pop Up Ave, The Great Insect Fair, Coy Lutz Memorial Rodeo, Patton Township Children's Festival, Al Stewart at the State Theatre and Nittany Con are just some of the events to check out this weekend. [Read More]
Penn State Student-Produced Shows Earn Top Honors Penn State Student-Produced Shows Earn Top Honors
2 days ago - StateCollege.com
For the fourth time in the last five years, “Centre County Report,” a weekly program produced by students and faculty from the Penn State. Bellisario College of Communications, won best newscast in the College/University Production Awards — the equivalent of regional Emmy Awards — from the N [Read More]
Penn State Football's Identity Crisis is Over
Column
Penn State Football's Identity Crisis is Over
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
James Franklin made it clear about being comfortable in Penn State’s new skin: ”If that’s how you think and how you feel, then you won’t ever understand me and you won't ever understand us.” Then he said, “That’s our identity” and “that’s who we are.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: A Small But Meaningful Change Penn State Football: A Small But Meaningful Change
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"That's one of the first things you have to do," James Franklin said after practice earlier this week. "Is to teach the players how not to lose. These are the things that lose games for you, and before we start to learn how to win, learn, we've got to stop doing those things." [Read More]
Penn State No Refund Theatre Presents 'Circle Mirror Transformation' Penn State No Refund Theatre Presents 'Circle Mirror Transformation'
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Emma Dieter
Penn State's No Refund Theatre took a turn for the contemporary this week with their production of the 2009 Off-Broadway hit, “Circle Mirror Transformation.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Smith Lands Off The Field Honors Penn State Football: Smith Lands Off The Field Honors
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State senior linebacker Brandon Smith has been named to the Allstate, American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Good Works Team. [Read More]
Investigation Continues in Wildlife Killings on Penn State Campus
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Investigation Continues in Wildlife Killings on Penn State Campus
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Police and the Pennsylvania Game Commission are continuing to investigate and say someone used a homemade blowgun mechanism to kill the wildlife. [Read More]
Penn State's Great Insect Fair Returns with a View of the 'Unseen' Penn State's Great Insect Fair Returns with a View of the 'Unseen'
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Penn State's Great Insect Fair returns this weekend to give the public an glimpse at the often unseen world of bugs. [Read More]
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Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: Saquon as Dog, Goat & Unicorn

IOWA CITY, IOWA — For all-purpose purposes, and a few others as well, Saquon Barkley was the greatest of all-time in a 21-19 walk-off win over the Hawkeyes on Saturday night.

Meghan Fritz, Town&Gown

Perfectly Present Parenting

It’s not uncommon when your teenager starts the junior high years for them to begin to talk about dating. How parents navigate this rite of passage into young adulthood sets the stage for helping your teen develop a solid self-worth and healthy dating habits.

The Avid Gardener: Preparing to Bring Plants IndoorsLora Gauss

None of us want pests to hitchhike on plants we bring back indoors for the winter. Some plants make good candidates for wintering over and some should hit the compost heap. Here are considerations I weigh with my limited inside space.

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