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Fest Zero: When Life Hands You Lemons, Compost Them Fest Zero: When Life Hands You Lemons, Compost Them
3 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michele Marchetti
Thanks to Fest Zero's efforts, approximately 4,000 pounds of recyclables were collected during the four day 2014 Arts Fest, a tenfold increase over 2013. It's working closely with Centre County Recycling & Refuse to add 26 bins just for lemonade cups. [Read More]
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Fest Zero: When Life Hands You Lemons, Compost Them Fest Zero: When Life Hands You Lemons, Compost Them
3 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michele Marchetti
Thanks to Fest Zero's efforts, approximately 4,000 pounds of recyclables were collected during the four day 2014 Arts Fest, a tenfold increase over 2013. It's working closely with Centre County Recycling & Refuse to add 26 bins just for lemonade cups. [Read More]

Penn State Game-Day Football Buttons to Feature Throwback Slogans Penn State Game-Day Football Buttons to Feature Throwback Slogans
3 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Evan Murach
Since 1972, these blue game day buttons have been an essential part for any Penn State football fan's attire. Now, you can enjoy some favorite slogans from years past. Eleven of the best slogans are making a comeback in 2015. [Read More]

Penn State Basketball: Attendance Increase Ranked Fifth Best Nationally By NCAA Penn State Basketball: Attendance Increase Ranked Fifth Best Nationally By NCAA
4 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
According to figures released by the NCAA on Monday, Penn State basketball saw the nation's fifth-largest increase in average attendance from the 2013-14 season to 2014-15 campaign. [Read More]

Annual People's Choice Festival Showcases Pennsylvanian Art Annual People's Choice Festival Showcases Pennsylvanian Art
4 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“We try to design this festival so there’s something for everyone,” Stapleford says. “We want there to be affordable art for any budget, no matter what your tastes are or whether you want to spend $5 or $5,000.” [Read More]

Council Vote Paves Way For 11-Story Buildings on East College Despite Concerns Council Vote Paves Way For 11-Story Buildings on East College Despite Concerns
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"I think there’s a lost opportunity to bring the community together around a more positive vision of how we can develop the town," resident David Stone says. "Unfortunately, that didn’t happen and we’re just considering one block here." [Read More]

How Breast Density Can Affect Cancer Screenings How Breast Density Can Affect Cancer Screenings
18 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
The switch to digital mammography improved identification of cancer in dense breast tissue by 30 percent, but for some women, that's still not good enough. Pennsylvania and 20 other states require radiologists to include information about breast density in every mammogram report. [Read More]

Police Seek Help Finding Credit Card Fraud Suspects Police Seek Help Finding Credit Card Fraud Suspects
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Police say they're on the hunt for two people they suspect of using cloned credit cards to purchase over $1,000 of gift cards last month. Officers say one of the suspects is a black man in his mid-20s with "long bushy black hair" and some facial hair. [Read More]

Penn State Hockey: Four Nittany Lions Headed To NHL Camps Penn State Hockey: Four Nittany Lions Headed To NHL Camps
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Four Nittany Lion men’s hockey student-athletes are part of NHL Development Camps this summer. Eric Scheid, Matthew Skoff, Eamon McAdam and Zach Saar are Penn State’s invitees. [Read More]

ClearWater Conservancy Celebrates 35 Years of Protecting Centre County ClearWater Conservancy Celebrates 35 Years of Protecting Centre County
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
ClearWater Conservancy turns 35 years old on Tuesday, marking the anniversary of its incorporation on July 7, 1980. "Everybody is invited and we’re hoping that lots of our founders, board members, donors, and long-term supports would come and help us celebrate," Ombalski says. [Read More]

Is Sky the Limit? Vote on College Avenue High-Rises Monday Night Is Sky the Limit? Vote on College Avenue High-Rises Monday Night
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
The proposed zoning amendment has ignited controversy among State College residents and the council members alike. The proposed zoning change would allow buildings up to 11 stories high if developers meet a number of incentives. [Read More]

Pair of Penn Staters Victorious In United States' World Cup Rout Pair of Penn Staters Victorious In United States' World Cup Rout
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
"I'm not usually a big soccer guy. I really only watch the World Cup when its going on," says Marc Buchanan, enjoying a plate of chicken wings during the match. "With the Penn State girls in the game, I figured I'd come down and watch." [Read More]

Universal Design: Building a Foundation for People With Disabilities Universal Design: Building a Foundation for People With Disabilities
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
According to the US Census Bureau one in five Americans between the ages of 16 and 64 has a disabling condition. Only 12 percent of those conditions involve a person requiring the use of a wheelchair. Like the veteran with post-traumatic stress, many disabilities are invisible. [Read More]

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