Great Shows at BJC
There are some great shows coming to the Bryce Jordan Center in the next week. Starting Friday with Trans-Siberian Orchestra. Next week legendary songwriter and recording artist Bob Dylan rolls into town to perform. If country music is your thing, make plans to see Carrie Underwood next Saturday. Be sure to keep an eye on our community calendar for other great events coming to the area. Feel free to post your event for free.
Central PA Regional Expo
The Central Pennsylvania Regional Business & Industry Expo
presented by 611 MRI/CT will be held 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)
Thompson Looks to "Get the Wheels Back on This Economy" by Adam Smeltz
Incumbent U.S. Rep. Glenn "G.T." Thompson, R-Howard, has defeated State
College Democratic challenger Michael Pipe to retain the Fifth
Congressional District seat in Pennsylvania."I have worked alongside of my Republican colleagues to earn the trust
of the American people," Thompson said in the news release. "...this is only a start, and the heavy lifting is still
ahead. We must get the wheels back on this economy."...read article
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The Dalai Lama and Joe Paterno's 132 Losses by Mike Poorman
I’m not sure if the Dalai Lama is a fan of the Big Ten or the Big
(Far) East. But he does know the importance that good often comes from
not succeeding, on and off the gridiron.
“When you lose,” he says, “don't lose the lesson.”...read column
Millbrook Marsh Historic Harvest Festival
Make plans to visit the Millbrook Marsh this Sunday from 2-5pm.This fantastic free event offers visitors a chance to explore the nature
center and enjoy food, games, crafts, demonstrations, music, animals and
more at this family event with a historic harvest theme. Learn about
the history of the area and enjoy the day! Great for all ages! (more)
Free Clothing Drive
A Free Clothing Drive will be held at St. John Catholic School
auditorium in Bellefonte, Saturday, November 6th from 10 am until 4:00pm
or until supplies last. If you are in need of a winter coat or winter
clothing, or know someone who is in need, please feel welcomed to come. A large assortment of clothing and winter jackets have been donated. (more)
Penn State (5-3, 2-2) vs. Northwestern (6-2, 2-2)
When: Saturday, November 6, 2010
Where: Beaver Stadium (107,282)
Kickoff: 3:36 p.m. ET
ABC/ESPN2 will nationally televise the contest with Sean McDonough, Matt Millen and
Heather Cox calling the action.
The Nittany Lions lead the series, 10-3, having won the last three
meetings, including 34-13 last year in Evanston. The teams are meeting
for the first time in Beaver Stadium since 2006. The squads will be in
different Big Ten divisions starting in 2011, but are scheduled to meet
the next two years.
Northwestern carries a six-game road winning streak to Penn State on
Saturday after having posted victories over Iowa, Illinois, Vanderbilt,
Rice, Minnesota and Indiana in its last six true road games.
What does The Cat in the Hat eat in the bathtub?
C) Ice cream
Last week's answer:
5-How many pieces of candy corn can you eat for the same number of calories as one Hershey's kiss?