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Last Cruise Revved Up and Ready to Go

Last Cruise Revved Up and Ready to Go

- Centre County Gazette, Connie Cousins

“We have expanded this year from 50 vehicles to 75 and we will line a little more of Allen Street from College Avenue to Foster,” Dix says. The Last Cruise Car and Motorcycle Show is a fundraiser for the Centre County Youth Service Bureau. Last year, the cruise brought in over $15,000.


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North Atherton Closed From College to Curtin For Tree Removal North Atherton Closed From College to Curtin For Tree Removal
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Traffic on North Atherton will be disputed Saturday from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. as the Penn State Office of Physical Plant crews remove a large, diseased elm tree. [Read More]
Summer Day Getaway: Sail the Susquehanna River Summer Day Getaway: Sail the Susquehanna River
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
For decades, Canoe Susquehanna has been giving visitors a first-hand look at one of Pennsylvania's defining landmarks: the majestic Susquehanna River. With trips along both of the river's main branches, Canoe Susquehanna is perfect for all ages and boating skill levels. [Read More]
Adopt-A-Pet at Centre County PAWS Adopt-A-Pet at Centre County PAWS
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
He's very affectionate and a big fan of head bumps, chin scratches, and belly rubs. Cheddar came to Centre County after Hurricane Katrina. He was adopted -- but his person ended up being severely allergic so he came back to PAWS. [Read More]
Golf Tournament Forges Relationships to Strengthen Centre County Economy Golf Tournament Forges Relationships to Strengthen Centre County Economy
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
The Chamber of Business and Industry of Centre County held their annual "Driving Centre County's Economy" golf tournament on Friday, bringing business leaders together to bond over the common goal of improving the local economy. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Depth Chart Might Be Odd But Has A Purpose This Offseason Penn State Football: Depth Chart Might Be Odd But Has A Purpose This Offseason
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State recently released a depth chart heading into August 4th and the first day of practice, although it's hard to really call it a depth chart at all. [Read More]
Penn State Set To Hold Saturday Press Conference To Announce Athletic Department Personnel Decision Penn State Set To Hold Saturday Press Conference To Announce Athletic Department Personnel Decision
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State will hold a press conference on Saturday, July 26, 2014, at noon in the Beaver Stadium Media Room to make an announcement on a personnel decision within Intercollegiate Athletics according to a news release. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Gadowsky To Be Inducted Into The University Of Alaska Nanook Hall Of Fame Penn State Hockey: Gadowsky To Be Inducted Into The University Of Alaska Nanook Hall Of Fame
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Gadowsky started his coaching career at Fairbanks, and his fellow honorees will formally join the athletic department’s Hall of Fame during an induction ceremony at the Wedgewood Resort in Fairbanks, Alaska, Saturday, Sept. 27. [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Friday, July 25 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Friday, July 25
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]
Philadelphia Union to Host Mack Brady Game and Dinner Philadelphia Union to Host Mack Brady Game and Dinner
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Mike Reisman
Brady says that fund’s current objective is to make Penn State the premier place for collegiate goalkeepers, which hits close to home — Mack’s dream was to one day play goalie for the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Children's Author Tackles Typically Faux Pas Topics Children's Author Tackles Typically Faux Pas Topics
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
Burps. Farts. Poop. Usually adults scold children when they bring up those subjects in public. But children's author Artie Bennett tackles those topics in his non-fiction picture book. [Read More]

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North Atherton Closed From College to Curtin For Tree Removal North Atherton Closed From College to Curtin For Tree Removal
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Traffic on North Atherton will be disputed Saturday from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. as the Penn State Office of Physical Plant crews remove a large, diseased elm tree. [Read More]
Summer Day Getaway: Sail the Susquehanna River Summer Day Getaway: Sail the Susquehanna River
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
For decades, Canoe Susquehanna has been giving visitors a first-hand look at one of Pennsylvania's defining landmarks: the majestic Susquehanna River. With trips along both of the river's main branches, Canoe Susquehanna is perfect for all ages and boating skill levels. [Read More]
Adopt-A-Pet at Centre County PAWS Adopt-A-Pet at Centre County PAWS
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
He's very affectionate and a big fan of head bumps, chin scratches, and belly rubs. Cheddar came to Centre County after Hurricane Katrina. He was adopted -- but his person ended up being severely allergic so he came back to PAWS. [Read More]
Philadelphia Union to Host Mack Brady Game and Dinner Philadelphia Union to Host Mack Brady Game and Dinner
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Mike Reisman
Brady says that fund’s current objective is to make Penn State the premier place for collegiate goalkeepers, which hits close to home — Mack’s dream was to one day play goalie for the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Children's Author Tackles Typically Faux Pas Topics Children's Author Tackles Typically Faux Pas Topics
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
Burps. Farts. Poop. Usually adults scold children when they bring up those subjects in public. But children's author Artie Bennett tackles those topics in his non-fiction picture book. [Read More]
JazzPA Festival Brings Top Talent to State College and Centre Region JazzPA Festival Brings Top Talent to State College and Centre Region
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Kendall Russell
Some of the most well-known faces expected to make an appearance include bassist Jay Anderson, drummer Eliot Zigmund, and Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Phil Woods, all of whom will perform two evening sets at the Match Factory in Bellefonte on Saturday. [Read More]
The Flutopia Initiative Set to Kickoff Second Annual 5k The Flutopia Initiative Set to Kickoff Second Annual 5k
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Brittany Svoboda
"We're thrilled to be a part of it," says CVIM Marketing, Communications and Events Coordinator Sue Forster. Part of CVIM's budget goes toward community-sponsored events and the funds donated from the Flutopia 5k "helps that part of the budget." [Read More]
PennDot Sets 70 MPH Speed Limit on Some Highways PennDot Sets 70 MPH Speed Limit on Some Highways
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
In a move that PennDot says will make travel "more efficient" a pilot program is phasing in 70 mph speed limits on sections of three Pennsylvania interstate highways -- including the stretch of I-80 that passes through Centre County. [Read More]
Red Cross Issues Urgent Appeal for Blood Donors Red Cross Issues Urgent Appeal for Blood Donors
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
"We have to collect about 900 units every day -- every day. And that's been a struggle," says Keeler. "We're hovering around a two day supply [of blood] or less." [Read More]
'Vietnam Revisited' Educates Public While Honoring Veterans 'Vietnam Revisited' Educates Public While Honoring Veterans
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
On the Pennsylvania Military Museum lawn, military reenactors guided visitors on a trip into a not-so-distant past with the sixth annual “Vietnam Revisted” event. A bivouac of canvas tents housed soldiers and nurses. New recruits were taught proper weapon maintenance. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Depth Chart Might Be Odd But Has A Purpose This Offseason Penn State Football: Depth Chart Might Be Odd But Has A Purpose This Offseason
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State recently released a depth chart heading into August 4th and the first day of practice, although it's hard to really call it a depth chart at all. [Read More]
Penn State Set To Hold Saturday Press Conference To Announce Athletic Department Personnel Decision Penn State Set To Hold Saturday Press Conference To Announce Athletic Department Personnel Decision
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State will hold a press conference on Saturday, July 26, 2014, at noon in the Beaver Stadium Media Room to make an announcement on a personnel decision within Intercollegiate Athletics according to a news release. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Gadowsky To Be Inducted Into The University Of Alaska Nanook Hall Of Fame Penn State Hockey: Gadowsky To Be Inducted Into The University Of Alaska Nanook Hall Of Fame
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Gadowsky started his coaching career at Fairbanks, and his fellow honorees will formally join the athletic department’s Hall of Fame during an induction ceremony at the Wedgewood Resort in Fairbanks, Alaska, Saturday, Sept. 27. [Read More]
Philadelphia Union to Host Mack Brady Game and Dinner Philadelphia Union to Host Mack Brady Game and Dinner
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Mike Reisman
Brady says that fund’s current objective is to make Penn State the premier place for collegiate goalkeepers, which hits close to home — Mack’s dream was to one day play goalie for the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Part I, Q&A with Quarterback Christian Hackenberg
Column
Penn State Football: Part I, Q&A with Quarterback Christian Hackenberg
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
In an exclusive interview, Penn State's elite quarterback reveals the unique and characteristic fear that drives him, life as the most famous student on campus and what happened when the NCAA sanctions hit. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hospital Visit Puts Things Into Perspective For Nittany Lions
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Penn State Football: Hospital Visit Puts Things Into Perspective For Nittany Lions
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"It really makes you think twice and puts things into a new perspective. Football is a small part of life and it allows you to have a different outlook on things," said Penn State tight end Adam Breneman. [Read More]
Thursday Is Penn State Day On Big Ten Network Thursday Is Penn State Day On Big Ten Network
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's Penn State day on the Big Ten Network so Nittany Lion fans looking for a sporting fix will be able to do that all day with some of the top sporting moments in Penn State history. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin's Visit To Children's Hospital Hits Close To Home Penn State Football: James Franklin's Visit To Children's Hospital Hits Close To Home
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"My youngest daughter has Sickle Cell Anemia" Franklin said in the midst of answering a question. The revelation was stated so bluntly that it nearly missed the handful of reporters in attendance, but at the same time his words carried a weight that could not be ignored. [Read More]
Jay Paterno’s New Book Released Early at Barnes & Noble Jay Paterno’s New Book Released Early at Barnes & Noble
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Kevin Horne, Jessica Tully, Tim Gilbert
“Jay, I never told you guys about Jerry because I didn’t know if it was true,” said Joe Paterno. “I certainly couldn’t walk into the office and accuse a guy of something that I didn’t witness or know to be true. I didn’t know that he’d done all of that stuff. I had no idea." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Howle And Urschel Named To NFF Hampshire Honor Society Penn State Football: Howle And Urschel Named To NFF Hampshire Honor Society
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A Dean’s List student, Howle was a four-time Academic All-Big Ten honoree. Urschel was college football’s most decorated student-athlete during the 2013 season and had started 24 straight games for the Nittany Lions. [Read More]

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North Atherton Closed From College to Curtin For Tree Removal North Atherton Closed From College to Curtin For Tree Removal
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Traffic on North Atherton will be disputed Saturday from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. as the Penn State Office of Physical Plant crews remove a large, diseased elm tree. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Depth Chart Might Be Odd But Has A Purpose This Offseason Penn State Football: Depth Chart Might Be Odd But Has A Purpose This Offseason
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State recently released a depth chart heading into August 4th and the first day of practice, although it's hard to really call it a depth chart at all. [Read More]
Penn State Set To Hold Saturday Press Conference To Announce Athletic Department Personnel Decision Penn State Set To Hold Saturday Press Conference To Announce Athletic Department Personnel Decision
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State will hold a press conference on Saturday, July 26, 2014, at noon in the Beaver Stadium Media Room to make an announcement on a personnel decision within Intercollegiate Athletics according to a news release. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Gadowsky To Be Inducted Into The University Of Alaska Nanook Hall Of Fame Penn State Hockey: Gadowsky To Be Inducted Into The University Of Alaska Nanook Hall Of Fame
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Gadowsky started his coaching career at Fairbanks, and his fellow honorees will formally join the athletic department’s Hall of Fame during an induction ceremony at the Wedgewood Resort in Fairbanks, Alaska, Saturday, Sept. 27. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Part I, Q&A with Quarterback Christian Hackenberg
Column
Penn State Football: Part I, Q&A with Quarterback Christian Hackenberg
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
In an exclusive interview, Penn State's elite quarterback reveals the unique and characteristic fear that drives him, life as the most famous student on campus and what happened when the NCAA sanctions hit. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hospital Visit Puts Things Into Perspective For Nittany Lions
Video
Penn State Football: Hospital Visit Puts Things Into Perspective For Nittany Lions
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"It really makes you think twice and puts things into a new perspective. Football is a small part of life and it allows you to have a different outlook on things," said Penn State tight end Adam Breneman. [Read More]
Thursday Is Penn State Day On Big Ten Network Thursday Is Penn State Day On Big Ten Network
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's Penn State day on the Big Ten Network so Nittany Lion fans looking for a sporting fix will be able to do that all day with some of the top sporting moments in Penn State history. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin's Visit To Children's Hospital Hits Close To Home Penn State Football: James Franklin's Visit To Children's Hospital Hits Close To Home
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"My youngest daughter has Sickle Cell Anemia" Franklin said in the midst of answering a question. The revelation was stated so bluntly that it nearly missed the handful of reporters in attendance, but at the same time his words carried a weight that could not be ignored. [Read More]
Penn State Student Suffers Head Trauma During Fraternity Altercation Penn State Student Suffers Head Trauma During Fraternity Altercation
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
State College police are searching for information after a Penn State student suffered head trauma during an altercation at a fraternity house. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Howle And Urschel Named To NFF Hampshire Honor Society Penn State Football: Howle And Urschel Named To NFF Hampshire Honor Society
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A Dean’s List student, Howle was a four-time Academic All-Big Ten honoree. Urschel was college football’s most decorated student-athlete during the 2013 season and had started 24 straight games for the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
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Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: Part I, Q&A with Quarterback Christian Hackenberg

In an exclusive interview, Penn State's elite quarterback reveals the unique and characteristic fear that drives him, life as the most famous student on campus and what happened when the NCAA sanctions hit.

Russell Frank

Life in Prison: It's Not a Nice Place to Visit and You Wouldn't Want to Live There

I had asked Mrs. Vedam what she thought her son would have done with his life if he hadn't gone to prison. Without hesitation, she said, "He would have been a physicist like his father."

Meyer Dairy: It's a Popular Spot on a Summer Night Connie Cousins

On any given summer day, and especially in the evening after the kids have eaten their dinner, families head for Meyer Dairy. You can see the lines snaking out the door into the parking lot. It is a favorite of many in this area for a myriad of reasons.

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