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School Board Adds Fitness Center, Wrestling Gym To High School Plan

School Board Adds Fitness Center, Wrestling Gym To High School Plan

- Zach Berger

"We’re on a tight timeline, but we’re really on a 50-year timeline here," Stahl says. "We can’t have a 50-year mistake or shortcoming, so we need to respect that and do it right. We need to keep putting eyes on this to ensure we don't make any big mistakes."


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Penn State Football: As James Franklin Approaches First Pitch Tonight, Baseline Is Rapper 50 Cent Penn State Football: As James Franklin Approaches First Pitch Tonight, Baseline Is Rapper 50 Cent
36 minutes ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin is slated to throw out the first pitch tonight at Yankee Stadium and his goals are very simple. [Read More]
Pugh Street Garage Roof to Be Repaired by Summer Pugh Street Garage Roof to Be Repaired by Summer
45 minutes ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
State College borough public works director Mark Whitfield says in an email that borough crews will make a temporary repair by Wednesday, with plans to make a permanent repair over the summer. [Read More]
Students Learn to Get Fit at Health Fair Students Learn to Get Fit at Health Fair
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Chris Morelli
"Anybody can do it," Shaffer explained. "You can come in off the street and workout next to an elite athlete. Everyone is doing the same thing and people see results when they do it. That's the big thing that drives it. It definitely changes you." [Read More]
Police Seek Help Identifying Pi Kappa Phi Vandals Police Seek Help Identifying Pi Kappa Phi Vandals
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Police say that a group of college-aged men repeatedly vandalized the fraternity house at 409 East Fairmount Avenue between March 15 and April 9. Over the course of the crime spree, police say the vandals caused upwards of $5,000 worth of property damage. [Read More]
Emergency Crews Stabilize Damaged Wall on Pugh Street Garage Emergency Crews Stabilize Damaged Wall on Pugh Street Garage
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Part of the wall running around the roof was damaged, leaving it dangling out over Pugh Street. Fire crews and police responded early Monday afternoon, stabilizing the damaged area by securing it to a light pole with heavy rope. "This is only a temporary measure," says Walter Schneider. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Pick The Long Odds For Penn State's Season Penn State Football: Pick The Long Odds For Penn State's Season
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Vegas odds are out. The smell of college football was in the air Monday morning as a few marquee games for the first week of the season were given early point spreads. Take a stab at the long odds for Penn State football players and the season at large. [Read More]
Hearing Scheduled As Defense Attorneys & Parks Miller Continue Fighting in Court Filings Hearing Scheduled As Defense Attorneys & Parks Miller Continue Fighting in Court Filings
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Attorneys Sean McGraw and Andrew Shubin, who are co-defendants alongside Centre County, call the DA's lawsuit an attempt "to restrain public criticism of [Parks Miller's] conduct in office" in new court documents filed Friday. [Read More]
'Out of the Darkness Walk' Aims To Bring Suicide Into The Light 'Out of the Darkness Walk' Aims To Bring Suicide Into The Light
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"On the back of my shirt is the saying my daughter came up with: 'People who died by suicide didn’t want to end their lives, they wanted to end their pain,'" Ross says. "We know they all suffered and thought that was the way out for them." [Read More]
Bryce Jordan Center Beer Sales a Success in First Weekend Bryce Jordan Center Beer Sales a Success in First Weekend
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"Nothing will be firmly known until after all of the concerts have been completed," university spokesperson Lisa Powers says, "but at this point, it looks like things have run smoothly and there has been nothing out of the ordinary." [Read More]
Will We Notice Boiling Frog Before We Croak?
Column
Will We Notice Boiling Frog Before We Croak?
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
Taxes. Laws and regulation. The role of government in our lives. Regardless of the political party that controls the temperature on the stove, elected officials seem to count on the American people to ignore the sometimes subtle and gradual influence of the political agenda. [Read More]

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Pugh Street Garage Roof to Be Repaired by Summer Pugh Street Garage Roof to Be Repaired by Summer
45 minutes ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
State College borough public works director Mark Whitfield says in an email that borough crews will make a temporary repair by Wednesday, with plans to make a permanent repair over the summer. [Read More]
Students Learn to Get Fit at Health Fair Students Learn to Get Fit at Health Fair
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Chris Morelli
"Anybody can do it," Shaffer explained. "You can come in off the street and workout next to an elite athlete. Everyone is doing the same thing and people see results when they do it. That's the big thing that drives it. It definitely changes you." [Read More]
Police Seek Help Identifying Pi Kappa Phi Vandals Police Seek Help Identifying Pi Kappa Phi Vandals
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Police say that a group of college-aged men repeatedly vandalized the fraternity house at 409 East Fairmount Avenue between March 15 and April 9. Over the course of the crime spree, police say the vandals caused upwards of $5,000 worth of property damage. [Read More]
Emergency Crews Stabilize Damaged Wall on Pugh Street Garage Emergency Crews Stabilize Damaged Wall on Pugh Street Garage
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Part of the wall running around the roof was damaged, leaving it dangling out over Pugh Street. Fire crews and police responded early Monday afternoon, stabilizing the damaged area by securing it to a light pole with heavy rope. "This is only a temporary measure," says Walter Schneider. [Read More]
Hearing Scheduled As Defense Attorneys & Parks Miller Continue Fighting in Court Filings Hearing Scheduled As Defense Attorneys & Parks Miller Continue Fighting in Court Filings
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Attorneys Sean McGraw and Andrew Shubin, who are co-defendants alongside Centre County, call the DA's lawsuit an attempt "to restrain public criticism of [Parks Miller's] conduct in office" in new court documents filed Friday. [Read More]
'Out of the Darkness Walk' Aims To Bring Suicide Into The Light 'Out of the Darkness Walk' Aims To Bring Suicide Into The Light
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"On the back of my shirt is the saying my daughter came up with: 'People who died by suicide didn’t want to end their lives, they wanted to end their pain,'" Ross says. "We know they all suffered and thought that was the way out for them." [Read More]
Bryce Jordan Center Beer Sales a Success in First Weekend Bryce Jordan Center Beer Sales a Success in First Weekend
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"Nothing will be firmly known until after all of the concerts have been completed," university spokesperson Lisa Powers says, "but at this point, it looks like things have run smoothly and there has been nothing out of the ordinary." [Read More]
Will We Notice Boiling Frog Before We Croak?
Column
Will We Notice Boiling Frog Before We Croak?
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
Taxes. Laws and regulation. The role of government in our lives. Regardless of the political party that controls the temperature on the stove, elected officials seem to count on the American people to ignore the sometimes subtle and gradual influence of the political agenda. [Read More]
Park Forest Students to Take Math Talent to National Competition Park Forest Students to Take Math Talent to National Competition
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
Two students from Park Forest Middle School have a chance to compete on ESPN, but it isn't for football, basketball, or any other sport for that matter. Aaron Li and Baron Cao earned a place in the Mathcounts national competition in Boston, dominating on the state level to advance. [Read More]
Semi-Pro Football Team Earns Success Through Heart and Family Mentality Semi-Pro Football Team Earns Success Through Heart and Family Mentality
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
The State College-based team is 4-1 and on track to make a playoff push. "There are three more home games for the season," says Peter Colletti, a linebacker and tight end. "We would love to get some support out there and let people know what we have to offer to the community." [Read More]

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Penn State Football: As James Franklin Approaches First Pitch Tonight, Baseline Is Rapper 50 Cent Penn State Football: As James Franklin Approaches First Pitch Tonight, Baseline Is Rapper 50 Cent
36 minutes ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin is slated to throw out the first pitch tonight at Yankee Stadium and his goals are very simple. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Pick The Long Odds For Penn State's Season Penn State Football: Pick The Long Odds For Penn State's Season
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Vegas odds are out. The smell of college football was in the air Monday morning as a few marquee games for the first week of the season were given early point spreads. Take a stab at the long odds for Penn State football players and the season at large. [Read More]
Is Von Walker the Most Interesting Man on Penn State Football’s Defense?
Column
Is Von Walker the Most Interesting Man on Penn State Football’s Defense?
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“…Von Walker, who had an exceptional spring, by the way,” says Penn State defensive coordinator Bob Shoop. “Let me make sure that I provide that information. Von Walker is arguably the most improved player on the defensive side of the ball.” [Read More]
Semi-Pro Football Team Earns Success Through Heart and Family Mentality Semi-Pro Football Team Earns Success Through Heart and Family Mentality
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
The State College-based team is 4-1 and on track to make a playoff push. "There are three more home games for the season," says Peter Colletti, a linebacker and tight end. "We would love to get some support out there and let people know what we have to offer to the community." [Read More]
Penn State Football: CBS Sports Has Smith, Amos And James High On Position Rankings Penn State Football: CBS Sports Has Smith, Amos And James High On Position Rankings
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
CBS Sports has some former Nittany Lions ranked high on its draft board at a few different positions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Incoming Freshman Not To Be Forgotten This Summer Penn State Football: Incoming Freshman Not To Be Forgotten This Summer
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Spring practice is over, here are five incoming Nittany Lions that could make an impact right off the bat. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Assistant Coaches Set To Join Franklin On Tour Penn State Football: Assistant Coaches Set To Join Franklin On Tour
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With the Penn State coaches caravan only days away, James Franklin will be joined by five head coaches and eight assistant football coaches this May. [Read More]
Penn State Football: As a Leader, Trevor Williams is Cool Like Billy Dee
Column
Penn State Football: As a Leader, Trevor Williams is Cool Like Billy Dee
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“Trevor’s just cool out there. He doesn’t make mistakes,” says defensive coordinator Bob Shoop. “He’s cool, he’s calculated. He just does his job. I feel so comfortable and so confident with him out there manning the field corner position.” [Read More]
Penn State-Ohio State Slated For Primetime Nationally Televised Kickoff Penn State-Ohio State Slated For Primetime Nationally Televised Kickoff
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Ben Berkman
Penn State will hope to do much better than it did the last time the Nittany Lions traveled to Columbus, a 63-14 blowout at the hands of the Buckeyes in 2013. The last time Penn State defeated Ohio State came on the opponent’s home turf, a 20-14 victory on Nov. 19, 2011. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Set To Throw Out First Pitch At Yankee Stadium Penn State Football: Franklin Set To Throw Out First Pitch At Yankee Stadium
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
No word yet on what kind of pitch Franklin will throw, but judging by his background at the quarterback position, Penn State second year head coach might just opt for fastball down the middle. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: As James Franklin Approaches First Pitch Tonight, Baseline Is Rapper 50 Cent Penn State Football: As James Franklin Approaches First Pitch Tonight, Baseline Is Rapper 50 Cent
36 minutes ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin is slated to throw out the first pitch tonight at Yankee Stadium and his goals are very simple. [Read More]
Police Seek Help Identifying Pi Kappa Phi Vandals Police Seek Help Identifying Pi Kappa Phi Vandals
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Police say that a group of college-aged men repeatedly vandalized the fraternity house at 409 East Fairmount Avenue between March 15 and April 9. Over the course of the crime spree, police say the vandals caused upwards of $5,000 worth of property damage. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Pick The Long Odds For Penn State's Season Penn State Football: Pick The Long Odds For Penn State's Season
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Vegas odds are out. The smell of college football was in the air Monday morning as a few marquee games for the first week of the season were given early point spreads. Take a stab at the long odds for Penn State football players and the season at large. [Read More]
Bryce Jordan Center Beer Sales a Success in First Weekend Bryce Jordan Center Beer Sales a Success in First Weekend
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"Nothing will be firmly known until after all of the concerts have been completed," university spokesperson Lisa Powers says, "but at this point, it looks like things have run smoothly and there has been nothing out of the ordinary." [Read More]
Is Von Walker the Most Interesting Man on Penn State Football’s Defense?
Column
Is Von Walker the Most Interesting Man on Penn State Football’s Defense?
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“…Von Walker, who had an exceptional spring, by the way,” says Penn State defensive coordinator Bob Shoop. “Let me make sure that I provide that information. Von Walker is arguably the most improved player on the defensive side of the ball.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: CBS Sports Has Smith, Amos And James High On Position Rankings Penn State Football: CBS Sports Has Smith, Amos And James High On Position Rankings
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
CBS Sports has some former Nittany Lions ranked high on its draft board at a few different positions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Incoming Freshman Not To Be Forgotten This Summer Penn State Football: Incoming Freshman Not To Be Forgotten This Summer
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Spring practice is over, here are five incoming Nittany Lions that could make an impact right off the bat. [Read More]
Garth Brooks on Penn State, Gravestones, Country Music & Tony Bennett Garth Brooks on Penn State, Gravestones, Country Music & Tony Bennett
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“I love, love, love this place,” Brooks says of State College and Penn State. “My daughter fell in love with this place, and I fell in love with this place, and the fans are self-explanatory,” he says with an excited smile. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Assistant Coaches Set To Join Franklin On Tour Penn State Football: Assistant Coaches Set To Join Franklin On Tour
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With the Penn State coaches caravan only days away, James Franklin will be joined by five head coaches and eight assistant football coaches this May. [Read More]
Penn State Football: As a Leader, Trevor Williams is Cool Like Billy Dee
Column
Penn State Football: As a Leader, Trevor Williams is Cool Like Billy Dee
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“Trevor’s just cool out there. He doesn’t make mistakes,” says defensive coordinator Bob Shoop. “He’s cool, he’s calculated. He just does his job. I feel so comfortable and so confident with him out there manning the field corner position.” [Read More]
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Patty Kleban

Will We Notice Boiling Frog Before We Croak?

Taxes. Laws and regulation. The role of government in our lives. Regardless of the political party that controls the temperature on the stove, elected officials seem to count on the American people to ignore the sometimes subtle and gradual influence of the political agenda.

Mike Poorman

Is Von Walker the Most Interesting Man on Penn State Football’s Defense?

“…Von Walker, who had an exceptional spring, by the way,” says Penn State defensive coordinator Bob Shoop. “Let me make sure that I provide that information. Von Walker is arguably the most improved player on the defensive side of the ball.”

Why So Much Dissension?Dan Nestlerode

Either I thrive or you thrive, but not both of us together. If I get richer, you must get poorer. If I win, you lose. Either radical Islam wins or the decadent Western point of view wins. Either the religious right is appeased or the Human Rights Campaign lobby wins.

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