Newsletter for October 27th - November 3rd
Trick or Treat
Trick or Treat night in State College is officially on Thursday the 28th from 6-8pm. There are plenty of other events happening right through this weekend. Visit our Halloween Guide to view all sorts of spooky (and not so spooky) events. Remember you
can always find out what is going on (and post your own events for free)
at our Community Calendar!
Central PA Regional Expo
The Central Pennsylvania Regional Business & Industry Expo
presented by 611 MRI/CT will be held next Thursday, November 4, at the
Bryce Jordan Center. This event will provide Chamber members the
opportunity to promote their products and services to businesses and
consumers from throughout the region. It is free to attend the Expo and
there will be workshops available throughout the day. You can find more
information as well as a current list of exhibitors on our site here. Make plans to attend and see you there! (more)
Next Tuesday is Election Day. The 2010 election season offers no presidential race, but plenty of hot races on the statewide and regional levels. You can follow all the local races, find your polling location and more at our Politics Page. We will be updating it all through the elections. Check it out here>
I Spy Michigan Quarterback Denard Robinson by Mike Poorman
If Michigan’s first seven games – 5-2, 1-2 in the Big Ten -- are any indication, it will take a village to stop Robinson. The
Michigan sophomore averages 8.0 yards per carry, has nine touchdowns
running and nine touchdowns passing. He already has run for 1,096 yards
and passed for 1,319 more....read column
Bon Jovi To Play Bryce Jordan Center by Adam Smeltz
Legendary rock band Bon Jovi will play Penn State's Bryce Jordan Center on Feb. 9. The band's concert at University Park will kick off a 16-date North
American tour, according to a news release. In Pennsylvania, Bon Jovi
also will play Pittsburgh's Consol Energy Arena (Feb. 11) and Philadelphia's Wells Fargo Center (March 2)...read article
Halloween Photo Contest
This time StateCollege.com wants your favorite Halloween shot. Trick-or-treating,
pumpkin carving, paranormal activity and just about anything else is
game, as long as the photo was taken in or around the State College
area. We’ll post our three favorites Friday, then let you pick the best.
The winner gets a $50 gift certificate to Alto Italian Restaurant in
Lemont. Send your photo to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Congratulations to Eric Weiss, last week's winner! (more info)
Penn State (4-3, 1-2) vs.Michigan (5-2, 1-2)
When: Saturday, October 30, 2010
Where: Beaver Stadium (107,282)
Kickoff: 8:06 p.m. ET
ESPN will nationally televise the contest with Brad Nessler, Todd Blackledge and Holly Rowe calling the action.
The Nittany Lions are appearing on television for the 198th time in their last 200 games.
Penn State has won the last two clashes but Michigan leads the series,
10-5. The Nittany Lions won 35-10 last year in Ann Arbor, and 46-17 in
Beaver Stadium in 2008. The squads will be in different Big Ten
divisions starting in 2011 and are not scheduled to meet the next two
The Wolverines are second nationally in total offense (532.0 avg).
How many pieces of candy corn can you eat for the same number of calories as one Hershey's kiss?
Last week's answer:
Louisiana-What is the most haunted State in the United States?
Intervals of clouds and sunshine
Fog in the a.m.; otherwise, partly sunny
Rain and a thunderstorm; windy, cooler
Breezy and colder with partial sunshine
Cloudy and milder; a little p.m. rain
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