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Centre County Adds 1 New COVID-19 Case; Statewide Total Tops 69,000

Centre County Adds 1 New COVID-19 Case; Statewide Total Tops 69,000

- Geoff Rushton

Centre County added one new case of COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing its total to 149 since the first was reported on March 20.


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Lunch with Mimi: Chris Buchignani Discusses the Mission of the State College Area School District Education Foundation Lunch with Mimi: Chris Buchignani Discusses the Mission of the State College Area School District Education Foundation
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Town & Gown
Town&Gown founder Mimi Barash Coppersmith spoke with Buchignani about how the SCASD Education Foundation was established, how funds are distributed, and how the organization is helping those in need in our community. [Read More]
Home at Last
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Home at Last
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I’m no Odysseus and I wandered for 10 months, not 10 years, but it was hard not to feel like the hero of my own epic journey when I turned the key to my front door last week. [Read More]
Police Offer New Details on Boalsburg Burglary Police Offer New Details on Boalsburg Burglary
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
State College police on Tuesday provided more details about a burglary early Monday morning in Boalsburg. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Lamont Wade Talks Advocacy, and Better World for His Son Penn State Football: Lamont Wade Talks Advocacy, and Better World for His Son
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“I want him to grow up in some type of environment where everybody does things through love,” Wade said. [Read More]
Centre County Will Move to Green Phase on Friday Centre County Will Move to Green Phase on Friday
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Centre County is going green on Friday. The Board of Commissioners unanimously voted to petition Gov. Tom Wolf to move the county to the green phase of reopening on May 29, as Wolf initially planned, and not a week later, as the commissioners previously requested. [Read More]
Centre County Adds 1 New Case of COVID-19; New Cases Statewide Continue Decline Centre County Adds 1 New Case of COVID-19; New Cases Statewide Continue Decline
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The Pennsylvania Department of Health on Tuesday reported one new case of COVID-19 in Centre County, bringing the county's total to 148 since the first was confirmed on March 20. [Read More]
Harvest Fields Trails Project to Commence Harvest Fields Trails Project to Commence
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
After a delay due to COVID-19 pandemic, Harvest Fields Community Trails, a new multi-use trail system in Boalsburg, is set for construction by the end of May. [Read More]
Memorial Day Weekend 2020 Is Still Worth Remembering
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Memorial Day Weekend 2020 Is Still Worth Remembering
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Joe Battista
This Memorial Day weekend was unlike any other for most Americans due to the impacts of the COVID-19 lockdown on our nation. [Read More]
In Crisis, an Opportunity: A Tribute to American Freedom
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In Crisis, an Opportunity: A Tribute to American Freedom
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Thomas Meade
“Crisis reveals character,” as the old saying declares. It’s a time to think and reflect, and ultimately this test should renew our focus, shift our priorities and build our strength and courage to endure. [Read More]
Centre County Adds 1 New COVID-19 Case as Statewide Increases Slow Centre County Adds 1 New COVID-19 Case as Statewide Increases Slow
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Centre County added one new COVID-19 case on Monday, bringing its total to 147 since the first was reported on March 20, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Health. [Read More]

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Lunch with Mimi: Chris Buchignani Discusses the Mission of the State College Area School District Education Foundation Lunch with Mimi: Chris Buchignani Discusses the Mission of the State College Area School District Education Foundation
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Town & Gown
Town&Gown founder Mimi Barash Coppersmith spoke with Buchignani about how the SCASD Education Foundation was established, how funds are distributed, and how the organization is helping those in need in our community. [Read More]
Home at Last
Column
Home at Last
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
I’m no Odysseus and I wandered for 10 months, not 10 years, but it was hard not to feel like the hero of my own epic journey when I turned the key to my front door last week. [Read More]
Harvest Fields Trails Project to Commence Harvest Fields Trails Project to Commence
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
After a delay due to COVID-19 pandemic, Harvest Fields Community Trails, a new multi-use trail system in Boalsburg, is set for construction by the end of May. [Read More]
Memorial Day Weekend 2020 Is Still Worth Remembering
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Memorial Day Weekend 2020 Is Still Worth Remembering
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Joe Battista
This Memorial Day weekend was unlike any other for most Americans due to the impacts of the COVID-19 lockdown on our nation. [Read More]
Despite Changes Amid Pandemic, Importance of Memorial Day Not Diminished
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Despite Changes Amid Pandemic, Importance of Memorial Day Not Diminished
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Tyler Gum, Special to The Gazette
This year countless memorial services have been cancelled due to COVID-19 but that does not diminish the importance of the day and need to reflect on and remember those that are no longer with us in body. [Read More]
75 Years After World War II's End, an Unexpected Honor for a Boalsburg Veteran 75 Years After World War II's End, an Unexpected Honor for a Boalsburg Veteran
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
It's 75 years after the end of World War II, after the 10 remarkable months William Allison spent serving in Europe with the U.S. Army. They were 10 months out of a full and interesting life, and at 94, Allison seemingly remembers every detail. [Read More]
Mixed-Use Development in the Works for Westerly Parkway Plaza Mixed-Use Development in the Works for Westerly Parkway Plaza
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
According to the managing realtor of the plaza, the property owner plans to demolish two of the older structures in the plaza and construct a mixed-use building. [Read More]
Pandemic Alters Several Memorial Day Events, Services Pandemic Alters Several Memorial Day Events, Services
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
Though COVID-19 has altered plans for Memorial Day in Boalsburg this year, it won’t stop the community from honoring the men and women that made the ultimate sacrifice for our country, just as it has done for 156 years. [Read More]
State College Food Bank to Distribute Free Milk at Nittany Mall State College Food Bank to Distribute Free Milk at Nittany Mall
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The State College Food Bank will hold a drive-through distribution of free milk on Tuesday outside of the Nittany Mall. [Read More]
State College Lights Up the Night for High School Seniors, First Responders and Medical Workers State College Lights Up the Night for High School Seniors, First Responders and Medical Workers
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The State College community came together on Wednesday night to shine a light on the high school class of 2020 as well as those working on the front lines during the COVID-19 pandemic. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Lamont Wade Talks Advocacy, and Better World for His Son Penn State Football: Lamont Wade Talks Advocacy, and Better World for His Son
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
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Penn State Football: Castro-Fields Ready and Hopeful for His Best Yet Penn State Football: Castro-Fields Ready and Hopeful for His Best Yet
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NCAA Approves Voluntary Team Activities Beginning June 1 NCAA Approves Voluntary Team Activities Beginning June 1
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According to multiple reports from national outlets, the NCAA Division I Council has approved voluntary activities for athletes in football, men's basketball and women's basketball, beginning June 1. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Simmons Hopeful the Time Is Now Penn State Football: Simmons Hopeful the Time Is Now
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
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Penn State Athletics: Helping Happy Valley Week Begins Penn State Athletics: Helping Happy Valley Week Begins
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State Athletics and the Happy Valley Adventure Bureau, will host Helping Happy Valley week, May 18-24, as a way to raise awareness of some of the ways fans can support the local community at this time. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Add Second to 2021 Class Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Add Second to 2021 Class
2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
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2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
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2020 Vision for College Football is Still Blurry at Best
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2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Jay Paterno
If you think anyone has a clear 2020 vision for college football this fall, you’d be wrong. Everyone is facing massive uncertainty. This column is not advocacy one way or the other, only an example of how tough this will be — and this is just hitting the biggest questions that remain. [Read More]
Penn State Lacrosse Star Grant Ament Selected No. 1 Overall in PLL Draft Penn State Lacrosse Star Grant Ament Selected No. 1 Overall in PLL Draft
2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Otis Lyons
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Penn State Football: Lamont Wade Talks Advocacy, and Better World for His Son Penn State Football: Lamont Wade Talks Advocacy, and Better World for His Son
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“I want him to grow up in some type of environment where everybody does things through love,” Wade said. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Castro-Fields Ready and Hopeful for His Best Yet Penn State Football: Castro-Fields Ready and Hopeful for His Best Yet
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
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Penn State Launches ‘Return to Work’ Survey for Employees Penn State Launches ‘Return to Work’ Survey for Employees
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Matt DiSanto
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NCAA Approves Voluntary Team Activities Beginning June 1 NCAA Approves Voluntary Team Activities Beginning June 1
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
According to multiple reports from national outlets, the NCAA Division I Council has approved voluntary activities for athletes in football, men's basketball and women's basketball, beginning June 1. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Simmons Hopeful the Time Is Now Penn State Football: Simmons Hopeful the Time Is Now
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“I think I will be a good leader this year,’’ Simmons said quietly during a Wednesday afternoon conference call with reporters. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Fatherhood, Loneliness in Coaching and a Desire to Find Common Ground Again Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Fatherhood, Loneliness in Coaching and a Desire to Find Common Ground Again
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
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Sandusky Again Seeking New Trial Sandusky Again Seeking New Trial
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
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Penn State Athletics: Helping Happy Valley Week Begins Penn State Athletics: Helping Happy Valley Week Begins
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State Athletics and the Happy Valley Adventure Bureau, will host Helping Happy Valley week, May 18-24, as a way to raise awareness of some of the ways fans can support the local community at this time. [Read More]
Penn State Fraternity Suspended for 2 Years Following Misconduct Investigation Penn State Fraternity Suspended for 2 Years Following Misconduct Investigation
2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
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Community Spotlight: OLLI at Penn State Community Spotlight: OLLI at Penn State
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Russell Frank

Home at Last

I’m no Odysseus and I wandered for 10 months, not 10 years, but it was hard not to feel like the hero of my own epic journey when I turned the key to my front door last week.

Joe Battista

Memorial Day Weekend 2020 Is Still Worth Remembering

This Memorial Day weekend was unlike any other for most Americans due to the impacts of the COVID-19 lockdown on our nation.

Despite Changes Amid Pandemic, Importance of Memorial Day Not DiminishedTyler Gum, Special to The Gazette

This year countless memorial services have been cancelled due to COVID-19 but that does not diminish the importance of the day and need to reflect on and remember those that are no longer with us in body.

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