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Power Outage in Lemont Impacts Nearly 1,200 People

Power Outage in Lemont Impacts Nearly 1,200 People

- 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.”


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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
7 hours 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]
Penn State Football: James Franklin News Conference Updates Penn State Football: James Franklin News Conference Updates
12 hours 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]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Nov. 25 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Nov. 25
13 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 Basketball: Newbill And Garner Talk Game Winning Play Against Cornell Penn State Basketball: Newbill And Garner Talk Game Winning Play Against Cornell
18 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I didn't know what was going to happen," Newbill said on Monday. "I saw him steal the pass and I'm like 'what's going to happen next?' (Garner) looked up and we made eye contact and he threw it and I had to shoot fast. I had to look on the camera (afterwards) to see what really happened." [Read More]
School Board Saves Money on Bond Refinancing, Looks to Minimize Debt School Board Saves Money on Bond Refinancing, Looks to Minimize Debt
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Tom Beckett and Dave Eckhart, financial consultants from the NW Financial Group, told the members of the SCASD school board that the recent sale and refinancing of a $9.5 million dollar bond saved the district roughly $775,000. [Read More]
Paterno Family Asks Judge to Lift Gag Order in NCAA Lawsuit Paterno Family Asks Judge to Lift Gag Order in NCAA Lawsuit
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
Their motion says, "As a result of the NCAA's actions of using the Corman suit to post selective discovery materials to sway public opinion, and the Plaintiffs being precluded from doing so ... the potential for tainting a jury pool would occur only to the detriment of the Plaintiffs." [Read More]
Wednesday Winter Storm May Make Thanksgiving Travel Difficult Wednesday Winter Storm May Make Thanksgiving Travel Difficult
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“We believe there is definitely going to be some snow,” Larson says. “The question is how much... I think this is going to lead to some holiday travel headaches all across the Mideast and Atlantic region.” [Read More]
Penn State Student Charged with Felony Rape Penn State Student Charged with Felony Rape
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Several days later, the woman called Ender, who reportedly told her he had sex with her for "not that long" and that he didn't understand what she meant when she said "no." Ender also reportedly told the woman that she was "not functioning" and "out" when he had sex with her. [Read More]
Former Penn State Executive Asks Judge to Kill Corman Subpoena Former Penn State Executive Asks Judge to Kill Corman Subpoena
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
Triponey says she sent an email to the Emmert's office following the November 2011 indictments of former Penn State administrators, "congratulating him on his public remarks regarding the Penn State situation." [Read More]
Increasing Pension Costs Drive State College Borough Budget Increasing Pension Costs Drive State College Borough Budget
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“The increase in pension costs have been driven by losses in the marketplace in recent years,” Fountaine told StateCollege.com. “The market is actually doing much better today, but those gains won’t be reflected for a couple years.” [Read More]

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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
7 hours 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]
Wednesday Winter Storm May Make Thanksgiving Travel Difficult Wednesday Winter Storm May Make Thanksgiving Travel Difficult
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“We believe there is definitely going to be some snow,” Larson says. “The question is how much... I think this is going to lead to some holiday travel headaches all across the Mideast and Atlantic region.” [Read More]
Penn State Student Charged with Felony Rape Penn State Student Charged with Felony Rape
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Several days later, the woman called Ender, who reportedly told her he had sex with her for "not that long" and that he didn't understand what she meant when she said "no." Ender also reportedly told the woman that she was "not functioning" and "out" when he had sex with her. [Read More]
Increasing Pension Costs Drive State College Borough Budget Increasing Pension Costs Drive State College Borough Budget
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“The increase in pension costs have been driven by losses in the marketplace in recent years,” Fountaine told StateCollege.com. “The market is actually doing much better today, but those gains won’t be reflected for a couple years.” [Read More]
Holiday Season, New Location Bring Challenges to Food Bank Holiday Season, New Location Bring Challenges to Food Bank
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“We need to remember that these are our neighbors that need our help,” Conklin says. “They’re people that work hard, that have families to feed, that are retirees on a fixed income.” [Read More]
Centre County Commissioners Pass Preliminary Budget Centre County Commissioners Pass Preliminary Budget
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Brittany Svoboda
"We're not experiencing the type of growth that we normally have," Elbell says. "We're not seeing a lot of development. Hopefully that will change in the future." [Read More]
Annual Turkey Bowl Draws Former State College Athletes Home to Help Community Annual Turkey Bowl Draws Former State College Athletes Home to Help Community
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Matt Allibone
“It started casually, I have three brothers and us and some friends would play up at Holuba [Hall at Penn State],” Ganter said. “It started eight years ago that we would do it for a cause. It’s amazing where it is now.” [Read More]
Adopt-A-Pet at Centre County PAWS Adopt-A-Pet at Centre County PAWS
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
This Lhasa Apso just might be the new best friend you've been looking for. Kelsey is a neutered older gentleman who still has lots of youthful energy. He's great with children and other dogs, and he's a good-looking guy to boot. He also does fine when left alone at home. [Read More]
Senior Citizen Transported to Hospital After Missing Person Search Senior Citizen Transported to Hospital After Missing Person Search
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Members of the Centre Region Emergency Strike Team found the woman nearby "in a hypothermic condition," according to police. She was transported to Mount Nittany Medical Center by EMS. [Read More]
Elementary Students Give Deployed Troops 'Christmas Away From Home' Elementary Students Give Deployed Troops 'Christmas Away From Home'
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Their family is missing them, and they’re probably lonely – but knowing that someone back home wants to give them something might make them happy,” says fifth grader Nathaniel Sims. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: James Franklin News Conference Updates Penn State Football: James Franklin News Conference Updates
12 hours 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]
Penn State Basketball: Newbill And Garner Talk Game Winning Play Against Cornell Penn State Basketball: Newbill And Garner Talk Game Winning Play Against Cornell
18 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I didn't know what was going to happen," Newbill said on Monday. "I saw him steal the pass and I'm like 'what's going to happen next?' (Garner) looked up and we made eye contact and he threw it and I had to shoot fast. I had to look on the camera (afterwards) to see what really happened." [Read More]
Ben State Football: Even As Sanction Era Draws To Close, Nine Big Ten Programs Lost More Than Nittany Lions Ben State Football: Even As Sanction Era Draws To Close, Nine Big Ten Programs Lost More Than Nittany Lions
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State has gone 21-14 since 2012 with two games to go in what can safely be called the end of the most difficult years of the sanction era. Compared to the span of 2000-2004 it's a walk in the park after the Nittany Lions went 26-33 over that five year span. [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Monday, Nov. 24 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Monday, Nov. 24
2 days 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 Basketball: Nittany Lions Sneak By USC 63-61 Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Sneak By USC 63-61
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State opened up a 15-2 lead early in Sunday afternoon's contest thanks to hot shooting and balanced offense across the board. Turnovers and a cold streak shortly thereafter saw USC climb back into the game. [Read More]
Little Lions Defense Dominates McDowell in 27-6 Playoff Win Little Lions Defense Dominates McDowell in 27-6 Playoff Win
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Matt Allibone
“They’ve been phenomenal all year long but they really set the tone for how we play football,” Lintal said. “They don’t want to just tackle you. They want to knock guys down and for the offense the know where they’re at all the time.” [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Thumped 8-1 By Michigan Split Weekend Series Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Thumped 8-1 By Michigan Split Weekend Series
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Only 24 hours removed from a 3-2 defeat at the hands of the Nittany Lions, Michigan wasn't about to let their Big Ten opening series turn into a home sweep as the Wolverines won with ease Saturday night 8-1. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's Loss To Illinois Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's Loss To Illinois
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
While fans could painfully see the apparent win slowly slip away from the Nittany Lions in the game's final minute, there is still plenty of football left to prepare for as the regular season finale and bowl game await. [Read More]
Penn State Football Shows Groundhog Day in Final Minutes vs. Illinois
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Penn State Football Shows Groundhog Day in Final Minutes vs. Illinois
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
CHAMPAIGN, ILL. -- James Franklin’s birthday is on Feb. 2. That's Groundhog Day. The latter came 11 weeks early on Saturday. Which probably took years off the life of the former. Unfortunately for the Nittany Lions, it was deja blew all over again. [Read More]
Annual Turkey Bowl Draws Former State College Athletes Home to Help Community Annual Turkey Bowl Draws Former State College Athletes Home to Help Community
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Matt Allibone
“It started casually, I have three brothers and us and some friends would play up at Holuba [Hall at Penn State],” Ganter said. “It started eight years ago that we would do it for a cause. It’s amazing where it is now.” [Read More]

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Penn State Football: James Franklin News Conference Updates Penn State Football: James Franklin News Conference Updates
12 hours 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]
Penn State Basketball: Newbill And Garner Talk Game Winning Play Against Cornell Penn State Basketball: Newbill And Garner Talk Game Winning Play Against Cornell
18 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I didn't know what was going to happen," Newbill said on Monday. "I saw him steal the pass and I'm like 'what's going to happen next?' (Garner) looked up and we made eye contact and he threw it and I had to shoot fast. I had to look on the camera (afterwards) to see what really happened." [Read More]
Wednesday Winter Storm May Make Thanksgiving Travel Difficult Wednesday Winter Storm May Make Thanksgiving Travel Difficult
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“We believe there is definitely going to be some snow,” Larson says. “The question is how much... I think this is going to lead to some holiday travel headaches all across the Mideast and Atlantic region.” [Read More]
Penn State Student Charged with Felony Rape Penn State Student Charged with Felony Rape
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Several days later, the woman called Ender, who reportedly told her he had sex with her for "not that long" and that he didn't understand what she meant when she said "no." Ender also reportedly told the woman that she was "not functioning" and "out" when he had sex with her. [Read More]
Former Penn State Executive Asks Judge to Kill Corman Subpoena Former Penn State Executive Asks Judge to Kill Corman Subpoena
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
Triponey says she sent an email to the Emmert's office following the November 2011 indictments of former Penn State administrators, "congratulating him on his public remarks regarding the Penn State situation." [Read More]
Ben State Football: Even As Sanction Era Draws To Close, Nine Big Ten Programs Lost More Than Nittany Lions Ben State Football: Even As Sanction Era Draws To Close, Nine Big Ten Programs Lost More Than Nittany Lions
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State has gone 21-14 since 2012 with two games to go in what can safely be called the end of the most difficult years of the sanction era. Compared to the span of 2000-2004 it's a walk in the park after the Nittany Lions went 26-33 over that five year span. [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Monday, Nov. 24 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Monday, Nov. 24
2 days 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]
For Penn State Fans, It Ain’t Been Easy Being Blue The Past 15 Years
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For Penn State Fans, It Ain’t Been Easy Being Blue The Past 15 Years
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Over the past decade-and-a-half, Penn State football fans have been STEPed on, Joe Must Go’d, coached from the press box, scandaled, fired, sanctioned, vacated, poached, scholar-stripped, parking passed, no bowled, bowled over and Houston Texaned. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Sneak By USC 63-61 Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Sneak By USC 63-61
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State opened up a 15-2 lead early in Sunday afternoon's contest thanks to hot shooting and balanced offense across the board. Turnovers and a cold streak shortly thereafter saw USC climb back into the game. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Big Ten TD Tally is Offense 8, Defense 1 Penn State Football: Big Ten TD Tally is Offense 8, Defense 1
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
CHAMPAIGN, ILL. -- Touchdown drives are where it’s at. Drives ending in FGs are OK, but sometimes they yield nothing out of what should have been something – like Sam Ficken’s aborted Gulla-washer of a 20-yard attempt against Illinois on Saturday. [Read More]
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From the Ivy League to community colleges, sexual assault has become epidemic on college campuses. According to the Center for Disease Control, approximately 1 in 5 women will face either an attempted or successful sexual assault during her college experience.

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For Penn State Fans, It Ain’t Been Easy Being Blue The Past 15 Years

Over the past decade-and-a-half, Penn State football fans have been STEPed on, Joe Must Go’d, coached from the press box, scandaled, fired, sanctioned, vacated, poached, scholar-stripped, parking passed, no bowled, bowled over and Houston Texaned.

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