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Penn State Football: Bill O’Brien Talks Sanctions Anniversary (and Saquon, Franklin, too)

Penn State Football: Bill O’Brien Talks Sanctions Anniversary (and Saquon, Franklin, too)

- Mike Poorman

“People asked me at the time the sanctions came out whether I was going to quit,” Bill O'Brien recalled on Sunday. “...none of that ever came into my mind...It was a place that you knew was going through a horrible time. We just had to right the ship.”


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Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Land Four-Star Guard Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Land Four-Star Guard
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball had some late July good news on Sunday night as 2018 Huntington Prep (Va.) point guard Rasir Bolton verbally committed to the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Bacteria or Virus? Antibiotics Are Not Always the Answer Bacteria or Virus? Antibiotics Are Not Always the Answer
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Barbara H. Cole, Town&Gown
Unfortunately, overuse of penicillin and other antibiotics can cause other problems for both individual patients and the general population. That’s why it’s important to take antibiotics only for true bacterial infections, including whooping cough, strep throat, and urinary tract infections. [Read More]
Joe Humphreys Student Angling Fund Supports 80-Year-Old Fly-Fishing Course Joe Humphreys Student Angling Fund Supports 80-Year-Old Fly-Fishing Course
2 days ago - StateCollege.com
The fly-fishing course, which began in the 1930s, is still offered today as a general education offering in the Department of Kinesiology in large part due to the Joe Humphreys Student Angling Fund, which supports instructors and helps provide equipment to students. [Read More]
Snapshot: Millbrook Playhouse Artistic Director David Leidholdt Snapshot: Millbrook Playhouse Artistic Director David Leidholdt
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Harry Zimbler, Town&Gown
The summer theater season is well under way at the Millbrook Playhouse. The actors are performing, and the tech crews are working their magic, hanging lights and sewing costumes. At the center of this creative vortex is Artistic Director David Leidholdt. More than anyone else, he is responsible for [Read More]
Dambly Elected Chair of Penn State Board of Trustees Dambly Elected Chair of Penn State Board of Trustees
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Mark Dambly was elected chair of Penn State's Board of Trustees at the board meeting Friday on the campus of Penn State Harrisburg. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Another Day Another Watch List For Barkley And McSorley Penn State Football: Another Day Another Watch List For Barkley And McSorley
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Junior running back Saquon Barkley and junior quarterback Trace McSorley each earned a spot on the Walter Camp Player of the Year Award watch list. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for July 21-23 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for July 21-23
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
It's another great summer weekend with much to do around the area. Events all weekend long will celebrate our natural environment, with a variety activities happening at local and nearby state parks. [Read More]
Gamble Mill Back on the Market Gamble Mill Back on the Market
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sean Yoder
Gamble Mill is back on the market as the potential buyer backed out after months of speculation on when the deal would close. [Read More]
Gambling Expansion Could Bring Casino to State College Area Gambling Expansion Could Bring Casino to State College Area
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sean Yoder
One proposal would allow for the 10 established casinos to build smaller satellite locations that would include slots and table games, and Corman said State College was being floated as a possible location. [Read More]
'No Trespassing' Sign Posted at Site of Planned Toll Brothers Development 'No Trespassing' Sign Posted at Site of Planned Toll Brothers Development
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A 'No Trespassing' sign was posted on Thursday afternoon at the site of a planned Toll Brothers student housing development along Whitehall Road in Ferguson Township, where residents have been encamped since the beginning of June in protest of the project. [Read More]

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Bacteria or Virus? Antibiotics Are Not Always the Answer Bacteria or Virus? Antibiotics Are Not Always the Answer
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Barbara H. Cole, Town&Gown
Unfortunately, overuse of penicillin and other antibiotics can cause other problems for both individual patients and the general population. That’s why it’s important to take antibiotics only for true bacterial infections, including whooping cough, strep throat, and urinary tract infections. [Read More]
Joe Humphreys Student Angling Fund Supports 80-Year-Old Fly-Fishing Course Joe Humphreys Student Angling Fund Supports 80-Year-Old Fly-Fishing Course
2 days ago - StateCollege.com
The fly-fishing course, which began in the 1930s, is still offered today as a general education offering in the Department of Kinesiology in large part due to the Joe Humphreys Student Angling Fund, which supports instructors and helps provide equipment to students. [Read More]
Snapshot: Millbrook Playhouse Artistic Director David Leidholdt Snapshot: Millbrook Playhouse Artistic Director David Leidholdt
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Harry Zimbler, Town&Gown
The summer theater season is well under way at the Millbrook Playhouse. The actors are performing, and the tech crews are working their magic, hanging lights and sewing costumes. At the center of this creative vortex is Artistic Director David Leidholdt. More than anyone else, he is responsible for [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for July 21-23 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for July 21-23
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
It's another great summer weekend with much to do around the area. Events all weekend long will celebrate our natural environment, with a variety activities happening at local and nearby state parks. [Read More]
Gamble Mill Back on the Market Gamble Mill Back on the Market
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sean Yoder
Gamble Mill is back on the market as the potential buyer backed out after months of speculation on when the deal would close. [Read More]
Gambling Expansion Could Bring Casino to State College Area Gambling Expansion Could Bring Casino to State College Area
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sean Yoder
One proposal would allow for the 10 established casinos to build smaller satellite locations that would include slots and table games, and Corman said State College was being floated as a possible location. [Read More]
New Grocery Delivery Service Coming to State College Area New Grocery Delivery Service Coming to State College Area
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Instacart, an online delivery service for local grocery stores and other retail outlets, will soon begin operating in Centre County. [Read More]
Motorists Urged to Use Caution on Roads Around Bridge Project Motorists Urged to Use Caution on Roads Around Bridge Project
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
As work continues on the replacement of a Branch Road bridge spanning Slab Cabin Run, State College Police remind drivers to use caution and be aware of speed limits on roads around the project. [Read More]
Pagano Honored with Patriot Award Pagano Honored with Patriot Award
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
The Pennsylvania Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve recently announced Matthew Pagano, general manager of SpringHill Suites in State College, was honored with a Patriot Award in recognition of his support of an employee serving in the Pennsylvania Guard and Reserve. [Read More]
Luxury Student Housing Should Be an Oxymoron
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Luxury Student Housing Should Be an Oxymoron
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
Toll Brothers wants to build 'high-quality' housing for Penn State students, with resort-style amenities. But that's not the issue for the Nittany Valley Water Coalition. [Read More]

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Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Land Four-Star Guard Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Land Four-Star Guard
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball had some late July good news on Sunday night as 2018 Huntington Prep (Va.) point guard Rasir Bolton verbally committed to the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Another Day Another Watch List For Barkley And McSorley Penn State Football: Another Day Another Watch List For Barkley And McSorley
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Junior running back Saquon Barkley and junior quarterback Trace McSorley each earned a spot on the Walter Camp Player of the Year Award watch list. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for July 21-23 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for July 21-23
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
It's another great summer weekend with much to do around the area. Events all weekend long will celebrate our natural environment, with a variety activities happening at local and nearby state parks. [Read More]
Penn State Football Leaders Voice National Championship Aspirations
Column
Penn State Football Leaders Voice National Championship Aspirations
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“We went to the Big Ten championship last year,” said fifth-year wide receiver DaeSean Hamilton, “so we want to go to the College Football Playoffs and the national championship. That’s what we’re really thinking about.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Named To Doak Walker Watch List Penn State Football: Barkley Named To Doak Walker Watch List
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Junior running back Saquon Barkley is among the candidates selected to the Doak Walker Award watch list for the nation’s top running back. This is Barkley’s second watch list appearance this summer with a berth on the Maxwell Award list. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Single Game Tickets See Price Increase, Sale Dates Announced Penn State Hockey: Single Game Tickets See Price Increase, Sale Dates Announced
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey's single game ticket prices will see an increase during the Nittany Lions' upcoming 2017-18 season. [Read More]
Committee Recommends Design, Construction for New Penn State Lacrosse Stadium Committee Recommends Design, Construction for New Penn State Lacrosse Stadium
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A Penn State Board of Trustees committee on Thursday recommended approval of a design and authorization to build a new stadium for the Penn State men's and women's lacrosse programs. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Named To Dodd Trophy Watch List Penn State Football: Franklin Named To Dodd Trophy Watch List
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State head coach James Franklin has been named one of the 19 candidates on the Dodd Trophy watch list for the nation’s top coach. [Read More]
Penn State Football: 15 Years Later Lift For Life Raises $1.3 Million Penn State Football: 15 Years Later Lift For Life Raises $1.3 Million
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's chapter of Uplifting Athletes continued to make a difference in a big way this past weekend as the 15th annual "Lift for Life" raising over $95,000 to benefit Uplifting Athletes and its commitment to rare disease research. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Isheem Young Makes It 20 For The 2018 Class Penn State Football: Isheem Young Makes It 20 For The 2018 Class
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State made it six verbal commitments in nearly as many days as Philadelphia native and four-star safety Isheem Young verbally committed on Tuesday afternoon. [Read More]

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Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Land Four-Star Guard Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Land Four-Star Guard
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball had some late July good news on Sunday night as 2018 Huntington Prep (Va.) point guard Rasir Bolton verbally committed to the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Joe Humphreys Student Angling Fund Supports 80-Year-Old Fly-Fishing Course Joe Humphreys Student Angling Fund Supports 80-Year-Old Fly-Fishing Course
2 days ago - StateCollege.com
The fly-fishing course, which began in the 1930s, is still offered today as a general education offering in the Department of Kinesiology in large part due to the Joe Humphreys Student Angling Fund, which supports instructors and helps provide equipment to students. [Read More]
Dambly Elected Chair of Penn State Board of Trustees Dambly Elected Chair of Penn State Board of Trustees
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Mark Dambly was elected chair of Penn State's Board of Trustees at the board meeting Friday on the campus of Penn State Harrisburg. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Another Day Another Watch List For Barkley And McSorley Penn State Football: Another Day Another Watch List For Barkley And McSorley
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Junior running back Saquon Barkley and junior quarterback Trace McSorley each earned a spot on the Walter Camp Player of the Year Award watch list. [Read More]
'No Trespassing' Sign Posted at Site of Planned Toll Brothers Development 'No Trespassing' Sign Posted at Site of Planned Toll Brothers Development
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A 'No Trespassing' sign was posted on Thursday afternoon at the site of a planned Toll Brothers student housing development along Whitehall Road in Ferguson Township, where residents have been encamped since the beginning of June in protest of the project. [Read More]
Penn State Football Leaders Voice National Championship Aspirations
Column
Penn State Football Leaders Voice National Championship Aspirations
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“We went to the Big Ten championship last year,” said fifth-year wide receiver DaeSean Hamilton, “so we want to go to the College Football Playoffs and the national championship. That’s what we’re really thinking about.” [Read More]
Trustees Discuss DePasquale's Penn State Performance Audit Trustees Discuss DePasquale's Penn State Performance Audit
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Elissa Hill
The Board of Trustees Committee on Governance and Long-Range Planning met Thursday at Penn State Harrisburg, focusing discussion on the performance audit of Penn State released last month. [Read More]
Freeh Asks for Judgment in Spanier Lawsuit Freeh Asks for Judgment in Spanier Lawsuit
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Louis Freeh filed a motion in Centre County Court on Thursday asking for a judgment to bring an end to Graham Spanier's lawsuit against him. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Named To Doak Walker Watch List Penn State Football: Barkley Named To Doak Walker Watch List
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Junior running back Saquon Barkley is among the candidates selected to the Doak Walker Award watch list for the nation’s top running back. This is Barkley’s second watch list appearance this summer with a berth on the Maxwell Award list. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Single Game Tickets See Price Increase, Sale Dates Announced Penn State Hockey: Single Game Tickets See Price Increase, Sale Dates Announced
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey's single game ticket prices will see an increase during the Nittany Lions' upcoming 2017-18 season. [Read More]
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Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: Bill O’Brien Talks Sanctions Anniversary (and Saquon, Franklin, too)

“People asked me at the time the sanctions came out whether I was going to quit,” Bill O'Brien recalled on Sunday. “...none of that ever came into my mind...It was a place that you knew was going through a horrible time. We just had to right the ship.”

Judy Loy

Did Technology Kill Inflation?

The good news for retirees is that the world is in a low inflationary environment. The main drivers for the continuing low inflation are commodity oversupply and technology.

Penn State Football Leaders Voice National Championship AspirationsMike Poorman

“We went to the Big Ten championship last year,” said fifth-year wide receiver DaeSean Hamilton, “so we want to go to the College Football Playoffs and the national championship. That’s what we’re really thinking about.”

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