Newsletter for April 13th - April 20th
Are you ready for some football? The Blue-White
Game, a great chance for football fans to get a look at the 2011
squad, is this Saturday at Beaver Stadium. Admission and parking are FREE. There is plenty
happening in conjunction with the game, including fireworks, a carnival,
autograph sessions and MORE! Our Blue-White Weekend page has details,including tailgating recipes and a list of all the events happening throughout the weekend. (more info)
Be sure to read our Blue-White Tailgating Guide and get some great ideas on creating a Beaver Stadium worthy spread. (read here)
Earth Day Birthday
Celebrate Earth Day at Millbrook Marsh Nature Center. Come enjoy an afternoon of fun and
learning. Visit displays from local environmental organizations, enjoy
kids activities and crafts, music, food, games, and more. Also, the new Spring Creek Education Building will be dedicated and opened at 3:00 pm. (more info)
Sestak's Next Step: Former Delaware County Congressman and U.S. senatorial candidate Joe
Sestak expects to decide within the next three to six months what he'll
do next. (read)
SC Board Hears Pleas from Parents, Teachers: Parents, teachers and volunteers made forceful appeals before the State
College school board on Monday, nearly all imploring the board to save
specific programs or positions from budget cuts. (read)
Munitions Cache Found: The discovery of an old munitions cache in a Holmes-Foster home prompted a partial neighborhood evacuation late Monday (read)
Relay for Life Photos: "Shot on Site" is our new photography feature showcasing area charitable
events and the locals who attend them. Here's a look at Relay for Life. (see photos)
Allen Street: The StateCollege.com "State of Retail" series examines the main shopping
areas of State College. For our sixth installment, we look at Allen
Pay Freeze: The union representing State College Area School District teachers has offered to accept a one-year salary freeze. (read)
Battery B Drill Weekend
A Civil War era re-enactment group of the 3rd Pennsylvania Volunteers
will encamp on the museum grounds of the Pennsylvania Military Museum this weekend. They will be displaying and demonstrating the loading and firing of
replica, period artillery pieces, while they conduct their yearly safety qualifying session and recruitment drive. (more info)
What is the record crowd size for a Blue-White game?
Last week's answer:
1979-When was the last time the Pittsburgh Pirates won the World Series?
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