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Thousands Run To Beaver Stadium In Support of Special Olympics Pennsylvania Thousands Run To Beaver Stadium In Support of Special Olympics Pennsylvania
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"I just think it’s a great community support," she says. "It has the Paterno family behind it, which draws a lot of supporters. They’re great supporters of Special Olympics Pennsylvania." Over 4,000 runners participated and the event raised nearly $400,000 in its sixth year. [Read More]
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Thousands Run To Beaver Stadium In Support of Special Olympics Pennsylvania Thousands Run To Beaver Stadium In Support of Special Olympics Pennsylvania
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"I just think it’s a great community support," she says. "It has the Paterno family behind it, which draws a lot of supporters. They’re great supporters of Special Olympics Pennsylvania." Over 4,000 runners participated and the event raised nearly $400,000 in its sixth year. [Read More]

Fishermen Cast Their Lines as Trout Season Officially Begins Fishermen Cast Their Lines as Trout Season Officially Begins
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
In Pennsylvania, fly fishing and trout fishing are traditions, passed down from one generation to the next. "My grandfather is a real big outdoorsman and he’s the one who got me started with fishing," Tyler Bonitsky says. "I like to share that with him. I’ve really grown into it." [Read More]

Penn Staters Support Tim Shaw's ALS Battle at Saturday Event Penn Staters Support Tim Shaw's ALS Battle at Saturday Event
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"One of the things we've always preached at Penn State is that once you're a part of that football family, you're always a part of it," Jay Paterno says. "When family members need help, we help each other. When they asked me to come down, there was no question I would be here." [Read More]

Sixth Annual Paterno Family Beaver Stadium Walk/Run On Sunday Sixth Annual Paterno Family Beaver Stadium Walk/Run On Sunday
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Alex Calderaro
The run/walk will begin at Curtin Road, with participants completing the race through the players’ tunnel of Beaver Stadium, ending when they cross over the fifty-yard line. Proceeds from the event will help send more individuals to the Special Olympics Pennsylvania Summer Games. [Read More]

Blue-White Game Brings Tailgates, Creamery Lines, and Paterno Cutouts Blue-White Game Brings Tailgates, Creamery Lines, and Paterno Cutouts
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
Blue-White Saturday, the day of Penn State's spring football scrimmage, is here. "We take our tailgate very seriously," Shapiro says. "We've been coming up for two or three games a year for some time now. If I'm going to drive a couple hours to town, I'm going to do my tailgate right." [Read More]

Dropbox CEO to Penn State: Find Problems You Want to Solve Dropbox CEO to Penn State: Find Problems You Want to Solve
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
He describes the feeling of having a problem you can really enjoy solving like a dog chasing after a tennis ball: underneath the “totally ridiculous,” single-minded focus, there’s a real sense of happiness and joy. [Read More]

Adopt-A-Pet at Centre County PAWS Adopt-A-Pet at Centre County PAWS
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Rover is all over it when it comes to acting like a good dog. This Border Collie already knows the commands for sit, down and shake -- and he's ready to learn more. He's a good-looking boy and is neutered, house broken and crate trained. [Read More]

Penn State Athlete Scores in Battle Against Kidney Disease Penn State Athlete Scores in Battle Against Kidney Disease
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Penn State tennis player Michael Reilly was knocked out of action by kidney disease but he's battling back, on and off the court. As the Centre County Report found out, Reilly is now looking to score points in two different ways -- by helping his team and helping others who have kidney disease. [Read More]

Reddit Founder to Penn State: Dream Big, Fear Failure Reddit Founder to Penn State: Dream Big, Fear Failure
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“For many people, the fear of failure leads you not try to do anything,” Huffman says. “But the fear of failure can also cause you to be extra scrappy, and to accept no excuses for why you’re not going to fail. It can be a super powerful motivator.” [Read More]

High School Students Cook Up Delicious Fundraiser for Food Bank High School Students Cook Up Delicious Fundraiser for Food Bank
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“I love cooking, so I’m game for anything new,” Mason says. “And I like helping people. So if I can donate some of my time to help the community, that’s always awesome.” “We’ve had to push ourselves hard to work to the best of our abilities,” Wedlake says. [Read More]

Fishermen Gear Up for Start of Trout Season Fishermen Gear Up for Start of Trout Season
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Opening day has an atmosphere all its own,” says Paul Wagner, a manager with Appalachian Outdoors and an avid fly fisher. “You’ll see tons of people come out. It’s just elbow to elbow.” [Read More]

Autograph Session Brings Penn State Legends To Fight ALS, Support Tim Shaw Autograph Session Brings Penn State Legends To Fight ALS, Support Tim Shaw
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"It is the greatest show of support that you can ask for, to have them show up and help to raise awareness and funding, which is what we need," Best Man Tim Foundation founder Paul Omekanda says of the eight autograph signers. [Read More]

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