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Bargain Hunters Ravage United Way Trash to Treasure Sale

Bargain Hunters Ravage United Way Trash to Treasure Sale

- Zach Berger

"We had a wonderful crowd and they packed the place," executive director Tammy Gentzel says. "It was wall to wall people and wall to wall treasures. They cleaned it out pretty good in that first round."


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Adopt-A-Pet at Centre County PAWS Adopt-A-Pet at Centre County PAWS
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
This is a real two-fer for dog lovers. Abby and Buster are a package deal. Abby is a 14-year-old Beagle/Basset Hound mix. She loves to go for walks and snuggle on the couch. Her best buddy, Buster, is a 7-year-old Labrador Retriever. He's a bit shy but has really come out of his shell. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Pennsylvania's Top Recruit Calls Penn State Home As Menet Commits Penn State Football: Pennsylvania's Top Recruit Calls Penn State Home As Menet Commits
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's offensive line has been the team's biggest issue in a post sanction era which makes Menet's commitment an important part of that rebuilding process. [Read More]
Former Penn State Student Behind HUB Shooting Threat Sentenced Former Penn State Student Behind HUB Shooting Threat Sentenced
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"Threats of violence are never funny," district attorney Stacy Parks Miller says. "Police can figure out who you are, even if you are online and think you are hidden, and the consequences are serious. This kind of behavior is not a joke.” [Read More]
School District Continues Negotiations With Teacher's Union School District Continues Negotiations With Teacher's Union
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
As summer rounds the bend, the State College Area School District is getting closer to the deadline to have a new contract with its teachers. The contracts have a direct impact on the district’s educational costs – meaning they also have a direct impact on taxpayers. [Read More]
Penn State Wants CYS to Testify in Sandusky Victim Lawsuit Penn State Wants CYS to Testify in Sandusky Victim Lawsuit
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"'Upon written request, a subject of a report may receive a copy of all information...'" university attorneys argue, quoting from a Pennsylvania statute. "Thus, because Plaintiff was the child who was the 'subject of the report,' he may obtain the requested information." [Read More]
Trash to Treasure Sale Turns Beaver Stadium into Department Store Trash to Treasure Sale Turns Beaver Stadium into Department Store
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
In the days before the sale, tens of thousands of pounds of items would go to a landfill. “I’m totally going to be here on Saturday,” Chavez says. “I don’t know if I’ll be here early enough to get the really good stuff, though. I saw a brand new Stormtrooper helmet! I’d buy that." [Read More]
State College Ranked Best Town In Pennsylvania, 14th In Nation State College Ranked Best Town In Pennsylvania, 14th In Nation
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
State College edged out DuBois, Huntingdon, Bloomsburg, and Spring Township in the ranking for best Pennsylvania town. Ferguson Township and Patton Township did well in the rankings as well, coming in as the fifth and eighth best Pennsylvania suburbs respectively. [Read More]
The 11 Head Coaches Who Molded Penn State’s James Franklin
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The 11 Head Coaches Who Molded Penn State’s James Franklin
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Answer: John Chaump, Denny Douds, Al Leonzi, John Lawson, Alex Wood, Mike Price, Larry Lewis, Ron Vanderlinden, Ralph Friedgen, Mike Sherman and Ron Prince. Question: Name the head coaches James Franklin played for and/or coached under. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Coaches Vs Cancer Event Set To Tee Off Friday Penn State Basketball: Coaches Vs Cancer Event Set To Tee Off Friday
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
More than 300 golfers and 60 groups are participating in the tournament, which stands as the flagship event for the year-round CVC-Penn State program. This year's outing will feature a handful of NBA stars, former Penn State players, current head coaches and department leaders. [Read More]
Alleged Sandusky Victim Pushes Courts for Criminal Charges Alleged Sandusky Victim Pushes Courts for Criminal Charges
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
The victim, whose name was not released at his attorney's request, says Sandusky molested him while attending a football camp at the university in June of 1988. [Read More]

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Adopt-A-Pet at Centre County PAWS Adopt-A-Pet at Centre County PAWS
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
This is a real two-fer for dog lovers. Abby and Buster are a package deal. Abby is a 14-year-old Beagle/Basset Hound mix. She loves to go for walks and snuggle on the couch. Her best buddy, Buster, is a 7-year-old Labrador Retriever. He's a bit shy but has really come out of his shell. [Read More]
Former Penn State Student Behind HUB Shooting Threat Sentenced Former Penn State Student Behind HUB Shooting Threat Sentenced
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"Threats of violence are never funny," district attorney Stacy Parks Miller says. "Police can figure out who you are, even if you are online and think you are hidden, and the consequences are serious. This kind of behavior is not a joke.” [Read More]
School District Continues Negotiations With Teacher's Union School District Continues Negotiations With Teacher's Union
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
As summer rounds the bend, the State College Area School District is getting closer to the deadline to have a new contract with its teachers. The contracts have a direct impact on the district’s educational costs – meaning they also have a direct impact on taxpayers. [Read More]
Penn State Wants CYS to Testify in Sandusky Victim Lawsuit Penn State Wants CYS to Testify in Sandusky Victim Lawsuit
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"'Upon written request, a subject of a report may receive a copy of all information...'" university attorneys argue, quoting from a Pennsylvania statute. "Thus, because Plaintiff was the child who was the 'subject of the report,' he may obtain the requested information." [Read More]
State College Ranked Best Town In Pennsylvania, 14th In Nation State College Ranked Best Town In Pennsylvania, 14th In Nation
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
State College edged out DuBois, Huntingdon, Bloomsburg, and Spring Township in the ranking for best Pennsylvania town. Ferguson Township and Patton Township did well in the rankings as well, coming in as the fifth and eighth best Pennsylvania suburbs respectively. [Read More]
Alleged Sandusky Victim Pushes Courts for Criminal Charges Alleged Sandusky Victim Pushes Courts for Criminal Charges
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
The victim, whose name was not released at his attorney's request, says Sandusky molested him while attending a football camp at the university in June of 1988. [Read More]
Real Flames, Fake Disaster: University Park Airport Prepares for the Worst
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Real Flames, Fake Disaster: University Park Airport Prepares for the Worst
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
The runway of the University Park Airport was filled with flames and the sound of blaring sirens. Although it was just an emergency drill with no real danger, there was a sense of tension as area fire companies battled the blaze engulfing the plane that “crash landed” on the runway. [Read More]
Veteran-Owned Small Company Aims to 'Bring Manufacturing Back to the USA' Veteran-Owned Small Company Aims to 'Bring Manufacturing Back to the USA'
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Three years ago, John Bonislawski was building components for military defense projects in his basement. “I spent a long time working for companies that were sending jobs overseas,” he says. “I want to continue bringing manufacturing back into the USA.” [Read More]
NCAA Demands Mountain of Documents From Paternos in New Subpoena NCAA Demands Mountain of Documents From Paternos in New Subpoena
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
One the final requests neatly sums up the spirit of the subpoena: "[The NCAA requests] every public statement you made about the consent decree, the Freeh report, the NCAA, or this litigation." Paterno family lawyers have 20 days to object to the subpoena. [Read More]
Changing Gears: Unclaimed Bikes Hitting Auction Block for Charity Changing Gears: Unclaimed Bikes Hitting Auction Block for Charity
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Evan Murach
Turning one person's lost goods into another person's good fortune. Instead of collecting rust and dust in storage, the lost bikes of Ferguson Township will finally be able to ride the streets again. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Pennsylvania's Top Recruit Calls Penn State Home As Menet Commits Penn State Football: Pennsylvania's Top Recruit Calls Penn State Home As Menet Commits
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's offensive line has been the team's biggest issue in a post sanction era which makes Menet's commitment an important part of that rebuilding process. [Read More]
The 11 Head Coaches Who Molded Penn State’s James Franklin
Column
The 11 Head Coaches Who Molded Penn State’s James Franklin
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Answer: John Chaump, Denny Douds, Al Leonzi, John Lawson, Alex Wood, Mike Price, Larry Lewis, Ron Vanderlinden, Ralph Friedgen, Mike Sherman and Ron Prince. Question: Name the head coaches James Franklin played for and/or coached under. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Coaches Vs Cancer Event Set To Tee Off Friday Penn State Basketball: Coaches Vs Cancer Event Set To Tee Off Friday
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
More than 300 golfers and 60 groups are participating in the tournament, which stands as the flagship event for the year-round CVC-Penn State program. This year's outing will feature a handful of NBA stars, former Penn State players, current head coaches and department leaders. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Five Things To Know About The Nittany Lions' Schedule Penn State Hockey: Five Things To Know About The Nittany Lions' Schedule
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey men's hockey team doesn't play another game for several months, but with the release of the 2015-16 schedule it's worth sitting down to look at a few things watch for next season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: APR Trends Upward For First Time In Several Years Penn State Football: APR Trends Upward For First Time In Several Years
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football is headed back in the right direction in the classroom as well as on the field according to the latest APR numbers released by the NCAA. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Geography Could Help Awaken The Northeast Giant Penn State Football: Geography Could Help Awaken The Northeast Giant
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Those other areas you're talking about, you're going to drive four to six hours and you're going to see five or six other big time programs just like you," Franklin said. "In this part of the country, there are not too many programs with the history, traditions, support and facilities and res [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Notre Dame Highlights 2015-16 Home Schedule Penn State Hockey: Notre Dame Highlights 2015-16 Home Schedule
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“We’re really excited for next season and playing some new teams," says head coach Guy Gadowsky. "We’re also excited to play in four NHL venues again this season in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, New York and Minnesota.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Millen Reportedly Set To Join Fox Networks Penn State Football: Millen Reportedly Set To Join Fox Networks
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Millen was an all-American defensive tackle at Penn State and was drafted in the second round of the 1980 NFL draft and won four Super Bowls during his professional career. [Read More]
Great Weather And Sun Hits Boalsburg For Memorial Day
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Great Weather And Sun Hits Boalsburg For Memorial Day
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
The weather couldn't have been any better on Monday afternoon as Memorial Day got underway in Boalsburg. From shop vendors to grilling, there wasn't anyone inside with the sun beaming down. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Time to Win a Whiteout (Maybe Temple?)
Column
Penn State Football: Time to Win a Whiteout (Maybe Temple?)
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
More than a White Out against Michigan, Penn State needs to win a White Out against anybody. The Nittany Lions, who are 5-6 in such games in Beaver Stadium, have lost three of their last four White Outs and four of their past six. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Pennsylvania's Top Recruit Calls Penn State Home As Menet Commits Penn State Football: Pennsylvania's Top Recruit Calls Penn State Home As Menet Commits
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's offensive line has been the team's biggest issue in a post sanction era which makes Menet's commitment an important part of that rebuilding process. [Read More]
Penn State Wants CYS to Testify in Sandusky Victim Lawsuit Penn State Wants CYS to Testify in Sandusky Victim Lawsuit
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"'Upon written request, a subject of a report may receive a copy of all information...'" university attorneys argue, quoting from a Pennsylvania statute. "Thus, because Plaintiff was the child who was the 'subject of the report,' he may obtain the requested information." [Read More]
Trash to Treasure Sale Turns Beaver Stadium into Department Store Trash to Treasure Sale Turns Beaver Stadium into Department Store
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
In the days before the sale, tens of thousands of pounds of items would go to a landfill. “I’m totally going to be here on Saturday,” Chavez says. “I don’t know if I’ll be here early enough to get the really good stuff, though. I saw a brand new Stormtrooper helmet! I’d buy that." [Read More]
The 11 Head Coaches Who Molded Penn State’s James Franklin
Column
The 11 Head Coaches Who Molded Penn State’s James Franklin
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Answer: John Chaump, Denny Douds, Al Leonzi, John Lawson, Alex Wood, Mike Price, Larry Lewis, Ron Vanderlinden, Ralph Friedgen, Mike Sherman and Ron Prince. Question: Name the head coaches James Franklin played for and/or coached under. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Coaches Vs Cancer Event Set To Tee Off Friday Penn State Basketball: Coaches Vs Cancer Event Set To Tee Off Friday
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
More than 300 golfers and 60 groups are participating in the tournament, which stands as the flagship event for the year-round CVC-Penn State program. This year's outing will feature a handful of NBA stars, former Penn State players, current head coaches and department leaders. [Read More]
Alleged Sandusky Victim Pushes Courts for Criminal Charges Alleged Sandusky Victim Pushes Courts for Criminal Charges
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
The victim, whose name was not released at his attorney's request, says Sandusky molested him while attending a football camp at the university in June of 1988. [Read More]
Real Flames, Fake Disaster: University Park Airport Prepares for the Worst
Video
Real Flames, Fake Disaster: University Park Airport Prepares for the Worst
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
The runway of the University Park Airport was filled with flames and the sound of blaring sirens. Although it was just an emergency drill with no real danger, there was a sense of tension as area fire companies battled the blaze engulfing the plane that “crash landed” on the runway. [Read More]
Police 'Can't Go Victimless' in Kappa Delta Rho Investigation; Fraternity Brother Who Went to Police Speaks Out Police 'Can't Go Victimless' in Kappa Delta Rho Investigation; Fraternity Brother Who Went to Police Speaks Out
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“It takes a lot of effort and courage to pursue charges, and it can also be an embarrassing process,” Robb says. “We’ve explained to the women what their options are, and they’re exercising their right to think it over.” [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Five Things To Know About The Nittany Lions' Schedule Penn State Hockey: Five Things To Know About The Nittany Lions' Schedule
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey men's hockey team doesn't play another game for several months, but with the release of the 2015-16 schedule it's worth sitting down to look at a few things watch for next season. [Read More]
Senator Reveals Penn State Board of Trustee Reform Proposal Senator Reveals Penn State Board of Trustee Reform Proposal
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
State Senator John Yudichak has unveiled his latest attempt to restructure the board of trustees. His proposal -- “The Pennsylvania State University Commonwealth Act" -- would keep the board at 36 total members, but would dramatically alter the board's makeup. [Read More]
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Richard Hale

To Your Health: 7 Super Foods to Help Keep Super Dads Healthy

Being a dad isn't easy. And every year on Father's Day, you get a little recognition for all your hard work in the form of cards, ties, slippers and other gifts. This year, why not give yourself a gift — one that will help give you energy to keep up with all your fatherly responsibilities?

Mike Poorman

The 11 Head Coaches Who Molded Penn State’s James Franklin

Answer: John Chaump, Denny Douds, Al Leonzi, John Lawson, Alex Wood, Mike Price, Larry Lewis, Ron Vanderlinden, Ralph Friedgen, Mike Sherman and Ron Prince. Question: Name the head coaches James Franklin played for and/or coached under.

Farmers Markets score big in State College AreaConnie Cousins

It is wonderful to have the markets starting up again and most everyone I know enjoys selecting fresh produce. The Buy Fresh/Buy Local (BFBL) movement is well known in Centre County and the Farmers' Markets are partners in that, as are many restaurants, grocers and caterers.

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