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Jim Carlson, Town&Gown

Jim Carlson, Town&Gown

Articles by Jim Carlson, Town&Gown

Something to Celebrate: 75 years ago, William Allison and fellow members of the greatest generation secured victory and embarked on post-World War II life   Something to Celebrate: 75 years ago, William Allison and fellow members of the greatest generation secured victory and embarked on post-World War II life
3 weeks ago - Town and gown
It mattered not whether it was Centre County or the center of any city nationwide, the end of World War II in 1945 brought out the best in people, because they knew the soldiers who had served had witnessed – and many times experienced – the worst. Boalsburg resident William Allison, a [Read More]
Answering the SOS Call Answering the SOS Call
6 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Jim Carlson, Town&Gown
With the State College Spikes facing extinction, the community rallied – and now the team says it’s ‘very confident’ professional baseball will continue here for years to come. [Read More]
Answering the SOS Call: With the State College Spikes facing extinction, the community rallied – and now the team says it’s ‘very confident’ professional baseball will continue here for years to come Answering the SOS Call: With the State College Spikes facing extinction, the community rallied – and now the team says it’s ‘very confident’ professional baseball will continue here for years to come
7 weeks ago - Town and gown
It’s one thing to accept what COVID-19 has done to the game of professional baseball, drastically shortening the major league season and bringing an end to schedules of 160 minor league teams – including the State College Spikes – before they started in 2020. But it would be [Read More]
Businesses, Motorists Trying to Persevere as North Atherton Street Undergoes Needed Improvements Businesses, Motorists Trying to Persevere as North Atherton Street Undergoes Needed Improvements
54 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Jim Carlson, Town&Gown
It’s the noon hour on a typical, sweltering, State College summer Thursday, a time when restaurants serve a lunchtime crowd, dollar amounts on convenience stores' gas pumps swell, and the doors of a variety of businesses are pushed open and closed, powered by patrons. Except on North Atherton Str [Read More]
Businesses, motorists trying to persevere as North Atherton Street undergoes needed improvements Businesses, motorists trying to persevere as North Atherton Street undergoes needed improvements
56 weeks ago - Town and gown
It’s the noon hour on a typical, sweltering, State College summer Thursday, a time when restaurants serve a lunchtime crowd, dollar amounts on convenience stores' gas pumps swell, and the doors of a variety of businesses are pushed open and closed, powered by patrons. Except on North Atherton [Read More]
Rich Lorenzo's Gift to Wrestling Rich Lorenzo's Gift to Wrestling
88 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Jim Carlson, Town&Gown
You can find former Penn State wrestling coach Rich Lorenzo in a number of places around State College. Walking the trails that surround the university's golf courses or the corridors of stately Rec Hall come to mind. But on the day of a home match during the college wrestling season, he is found o [Read More]
Rich Lorenzo's gift to wrestling Rich Lorenzo's gift to wrestling
90 weeks ago - Town and gown
You can find former Penn State wrestling coach Rich Lorenzo in a number of places around State College. Walking the trails that surround the university's golf courses or the corridors of stately Rec Hall come to mind. But on the day of a home match during the college wrestling season, he is found on [Read More]
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