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Last Minute Holiday Shoppers on the Prowl Last Minute Holiday Shoppers on the Prowl
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“A lot of it is probably that people have so much going on that they haven’t had time to get out and go shopping,” Mankey says. “I work six days a week and that last thing I’d want to do on my day off is go Christmas shopping, but you got to get out there at some point.” [Read More]
The Best Holiday Gift Ever
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The Best Holiday Gift Ever
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
The poor schlemiels who grew up a generation before I did got handfuls of walnuts and raisins. That wouldn't do for kids raised in the 'burbs whose peers were getting bikes from Santa. Jewish parents needed to step up. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Pinstripe Bowl Unique Meeting For Academic Success Penn State Football: Pinstripe Bowl Unique Meeting For Academic Success
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Sixteen members of the Penn State football team have earned their degrees entering the 2014-15 bowl season to rank in the top 10 percent among all Football Bowl Subdivision institutions according to a release. [Read More]
Hearing in Paterno-NCAA Lawsuit Delayed Until February Hearing in Paterno-NCAA Lawsuit Delayed Until February
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
The hearing in the lawsuit, originally scheduled for Jan. 5, has been pushed back to Feb. 6 to accommodate a request from the NCAA. Last week, the athletic organization requested that the hearing be delayed because a trial in a different lawsuit also involving the NCAA was scheduled to start the nex [Read More]
Penn State Football: ESPN Films To Review 1969 National Title Controversy Penn State Football: ESPN Films To Review 1969 National Title Controversy
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Only a few days before the College Football Playoffs finally begin, ESPN Films will show a 30-minute documentary that Penn State fans should enjoy even if the story doesn't work out for the Nittany Lions in the end. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Visit 9/11 Memorial
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Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Visit 9/11 Memorial
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Emotional morning w/the team at the @Sept11Memorial. Found the name of my former teammate." James Franklin tweeted, finding the name of Martin Michael Wartley, a teammate of Franklin's while at East Stroudsburg. [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Dec. 23 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Dec. 23
1 day 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]
Documents Detailing Indecent Assault Allegations Against Christopher Lee Unsealed Documents Detailing Indecent Assault Allegations Against Christopher Lee Unsealed
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
When the ten year old woke up to Lee allegedly fondling him, he excused himself from the room and woke his mother. "I think Chris is one of those child abusers," he told his mother, according to court documents. [Read More]
Former Student Faces Felonies for Allegedly Selling Drugs to Police Informant Former Student Faces Felonies for Allegedly Selling Drugs to Police Informant
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Police reportedly recovered nearly three ounces of marijuana and hashish from the apartment, as well as two sheets of LSD, ecstasy, assorted drug paraphernalia and a handful of unidentified pills. [Read More]
Police Receive Numerous Vandalism Calls Over Weekend Police Receive Numerous Vandalism Calls Over Weekend
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Police advise residents to immediately call the police department if they think someone may be vandalizing their property. Identification of vandals largely depends on eyewitness accounts, making investigations more difficult if police aren't notified right away. [Read More]

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The Best Holiday Gift Ever
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The Best Holiday Gift Ever
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
The poor schlemiels who grew up a generation before I did got handfuls of walnuts and raisins. That wouldn't do for kids raised in the 'burbs whose peers were getting bikes from Santa. Jewish parents needed to step up. [Read More]
Hearing in Paterno-NCAA Lawsuit Delayed Until February Hearing in Paterno-NCAA Lawsuit Delayed Until February
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
The hearing in the lawsuit, originally scheduled for Jan. 5, has been pushed back to Feb. 6 to accommodate a request from the NCAA. Last week, the athletic organization requested that the hearing be delayed because a trial in a different lawsuit also involving the NCAA was scheduled to start the nex [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Dec. 23 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Dec. 23
1 day 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]
Documents Detailing Indecent Assault Allegations Against Christopher Lee Unsealed Documents Detailing Indecent Assault Allegations Against Christopher Lee Unsealed
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
When the ten year old woke up to Lee allegedly fondling him, he excused himself from the room and woke his mother. "I think Chris is one of those child abusers," he told his mother, according to court documents. [Read More]
Former Student Faces Felonies for Allegedly Selling Drugs to Police Informant Former Student Faces Felonies for Allegedly Selling Drugs to Police Informant
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Police reportedly recovered nearly three ounces of marijuana and hashish from the apartment, as well as two sheets of LSD, ecstasy, assorted drug paraphernalia and a handful of unidentified pills. [Read More]
Police Receive Numerous Vandalism Calls Over Weekend Police Receive Numerous Vandalism Calls Over Weekend
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Police advise residents to immediately call the police department if they think someone may be vandalizing their property. Identification of vandals largely depends on eyewitness accounts, making investigations more difficult if police aren't notified right away. [Read More]
Many Different Factors can Trigger Holiday Depression Many Different Factors can Trigger Holiday Depression
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
"It's important for anyone who is worried about a friend or family member experiencing these symptoms to encourage them to seek medical attention if it gets to the point of interfering with social functions, work or school." [Read More]
Christmas Forecast: Rain and Fog Are Coming to Town, Could Slow Down Holiday Travelers Christmas Forecast: Rain and Fog Are Coming to Town, Could Slow Down Holiday Travelers
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“The rain and probably some fog could be an issue for anyone traveling Christmas Eve,” Anderson says. “There could be reduced visibility, so travel will be a little slower than usual – but it could be a lot worse.” [Read More]
Leah Still Gets Her Christmas Wish
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Leah Still Gets Her Christmas Wish
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Doug Leeson
“There’s no definition of beauty,” Devon told ESPN later. “A lot of people think that you have to have a pretty face and long hair, but my daughter doesn’t have any hair, and she’s still the most beautiful girl I’ve ever looked at.” [Read More]
Mount Nittany Middle School Students Help Make Dying Girl's Wish Come True Mount Nittany Middle School Students Help Make Dying Girl's Wish Come True
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"I was touched when I heard that this is probably her last Christmas," Wolynec says. "When I heard the story, I thought 'why wouldn't I want to help?'" [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Pinstripe Bowl Unique Meeting For Academic Success Penn State Football: Pinstripe Bowl Unique Meeting For Academic Success
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Sixteen members of the Penn State football team have earned their degrees entering the 2014-15 bowl season to rank in the top 10 percent among all Football Bowl Subdivision institutions according to a release. [Read More]
Penn State Football: ESPN Films To Review 1969 National Title Controversy Penn State Football: ESPN Films To Review 1969 National Title Controversy
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Only a few days before the College Football Playoffs finally begin, ESPN Films will show a 30-minute documentary that Penn State fans should enjoy even if the story doesn't work out for the Nittany Lions in the end. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Visit 9/11 Memorial
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Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Visit 9/11 Memorial
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Emotional morning w/the team at the @Sept11Memorial. Found the name of my former teammate." James Franklin tweeted, finding the name of Martin Michael Wartley, a teammate of Franklin's while at East Stroudsburg. [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Dec. 23 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Dec. 23
1 day 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 Football: Jenkins Makes Commitment Official Penn State Football: Jenkins Makes Commitment Official
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Jenkins is rated as the No. 1 player in the state of Pennsylvania, according to Scout.com and ESPN.com, and is ranked No. 4 and No. 9, respectively, among offensive line recruits nationally. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Thump Dartmouth 69-49 To Improve To 12-1 Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Thump Dartmouth 69-49 To Improve To 12-1
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State trailed by 2 just under 5 minutes into the game but never looked back after taking the lead. The win gives Penn State a 12-1 record on the year, the most non conference wins ever in program history. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Measuring Nittany Lions' Early Season Success Penn State Basketball: Measuring Nittany Lions' Early Season Success
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball is set to play Dartmouth today at 4 PM in the final non conference game of the season. Assuming that the Nittany Lions pull out the victory, it will give the program the most non conference wins in a single season in program history. [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Monday, Dec. 22 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Monday, Dec. 22
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]
Lady Lions Fall in Overtime to South Florida Lady Lions Fall in Overtime to South Florida
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Stephane Hardinger
The back-and-forth contest saw 16 ties and 16 lead changes after halftime alone, including a jumper from Spann with seconds to play that sent the game into OT. [Read More]
Top 10 Bowl Game Moments in Penn State Football History
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Top 10 Bowl Game Moments in Penn State Football History
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
From Gregg Garrity's diving catch in the 1983 Sugar Bowl to Ki-Jana Carter's touchdown burst in the 1995 Rose Bowl, here are some Penn State postseason moments -- and video clips -- to bowl you over. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Pinstripe Bowl Unique Meeting For Academic Success Penn State Football: Pinstripe Bowl Unique Meeting For Academic Success
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Sixteen members of the Penn State football team have earned their degrees entering the 2014-15 bowl season to rank in the top 10 percent among all Football Bowl Subdivision institutions according to a release. [Read More]
Hearing in Paterno-NCAA Lawsuit Delayed Until February Hearing in Paterno-NCAA Lawsuit Delayed Until February
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
The hearing in the lawsuit, originally scheduled for Jan. 5, has been pushed back to Feb. 6 to accommodate a request from the NCAA. Last week, the athletic organization requested that the hearing be delayed because a trial in a different lawsuit also involving the NCAA was scheduled to start the nex [Read More]
Penn State Football: ESPN Films To Review 1969 National Title Controversy Penn State Football: ESPN Films To Review 1969 National Title Controversy
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Only a few days before the College Football Playoffs finally begin, ESPN Films will show a 30-minute documentary that Penn State fans should enjoy even if the story doesn't work out for the Nittany Lions in the end. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Visit 9/11 Memorial
Photos
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Visit 9/11 Memorial
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Emotional morning w/the team at the @Sept11Memorial. Found the name of my former teammate." James Franklin tweeted, finding the name of Martin Michael Wartley, a teammate of Franklin's while at East Stroudsburg. [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Dec. 23 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Dec. 23
1 day 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 Football: Jenkins Makes Commitment Official Penn State Football: Jenkins Makes Commitment Official
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Jenkins is rated as the No. 1 player in the state of Pennsylvania, according to Scout.com and ESPN.com, and is ranked No. 4 and No. 9, respectively, among offensive line recruits nationally. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Thump Dartmouth 69-49 To Improve To 12-1 Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Thump Dartmouth 69-49 To Improve To 12-1
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State trailed by 2 just under 5 minutes into the game but never looked back after taking the lead. The win gives Penn State a 12-1 record on the year, the most non conference wins ever in program history. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Measuring Nittany Lions' Early Season Success Penn State Basketball: Measuring Nittany Lions' Early Season Success
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball is set to play Dartmouth today at 4 PM in the final non conference game of the season. Assuming that the Nittany Lions pull out the victory, it will give the program the most non conference wins in a single season in program history. [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Monday, Dec. 22 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Monday, Dec. 22
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]
Freeh's Law Firm Appeals Decision in Paterno Lawsuit Freeh's Law Firm Appeals Decision in Paterno Lawsuit
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Pepper Hamilton -- which acquired Freeh's law firm through a merger in 2012 -- has become entangled in the lawsuit between the Paterno estate and the NCAA, even though the national firm is not a party to the suit. [Read More]
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Russell Frank

The Best Holiday Gift Ever

The poor schlemiels who grew up a generation before I did got handfuls of walnuts and raisins. That wouldn't do for kids raised in the 'burbs whose peers were getting bikes from Santa. Jewish parents needed to step up.

Patty Kleban

There's Nothing Funny About Comedy's Censorship

To quote Oscar Wilde, "I may not agree with you, but I will defend to the death your right to make an ass of yourself." Does anyone else see the problem with letting a communist dictator censor what we do and say in these United States?

Top 10 Bowl Game Moments in Penn State Football HistoryMike Poorman

From Gregg Garrity's diving catch in the 1983 Sugar Bowl to Ki-Jana Carter's touchdown burst in the 1995 Rose Bowl, here are some Penn State postseason moments -- and video clips -- to bowl you over.

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