Newsletter for September 21st - September 28th
2011 Wedding Showcase
The 2011 Wedding Showcase at the Bryce Jordan Center is this Sunday from 11:00am-3:00pm! You can pre-register for FREE online at www.weddingpage.com!The
Showcase will feature informative seminars from the area's most
respected wedding experts plus an extravagant fashion show and over
$10,000 in prizes including a dream gown giveaway and a $1,000 cash
Admission is FREE to pre-registered brides and one guest!
(Day of admission is only $5 for all!)
There are a number of festivals happening this Sunday. In celebration of the International Year of Forests, the Penn State School of
Forest Resources invites you to learn about our forests while enjoying free music, exhibits, and other activities from 10:00am-3:00pm at the Arboretum. (more) Shaver's Creek will be holding their annual Music Festival this Sunday (1:00pm) as well, featuring 3 local bands and local food vendors. (more) The WPSU Wine Festival will also be happening at the Penn Stater from 1:00-5:00pm. (more)
Not Bad: "I'm not trying to get up here and tell you I'm completely pleased with
the way (it's) going," Penn State football Coach Joe Paterno said. "But we're certainly better than some of you think."
Credit Card Thefts: Three men are being charged this week in connection with local credit-card thefts reported earlier this summer. (read)
Trashed: A proposal to rework residential trash collection in State College
borough could prevent any rate increases probably through 2015. (read)
Wedding Showcase: From gowns and tuxedos to entertainment, menus and venues, the 2011
Wedding Showcase is poised to continue its run this weekend as central
Pennsylvania's preeminent wedding show. (read)
Robbery Spree: The Kia Sportage used in four State College-area armed robberies
Saturday was discovered in Spring Township. (read)
Apple Harvest Festival and Car Show
The Milesburg Museum and Historical Society Apple Harvest Festival
& Car Show will be held this Saturday, September 24th on Market
Street in Milesburg from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. There will be a luncheon
stand, homemade baked goods, apple dumplings, crafts and demonstrations. (more info)
Penn State (2-1) vs Eastern Michigan (2-1)
When: Saturday, Sept. 24
Where: Beaver Stadium
The Nittany Lions and Eagles are meeting for just the second time. Penn State won 52-7 in Beaver Stadium on Sept. 19, 1992.
ESPN2 will televise with Beth Mowins and Mike Bellotti.
Saturday’s EMU-PSU game is the second straight Big Ten Conference matchup for the Eagles and also PSU’s second against a Mid-American Conference opponent. Last weekend, the Eagles lost at Michigan, 31-3, while PSU posted a 14-10 come-from-behind win at MAC foe Temple.
Penn State has a 60-20 (75.0) record since the start of the 2005 season,
tied with Oregon for the the nation's 11th-best winning percentage over
the past seven seasons.
View Rosters here
The sun evaporates about a trillion tons of water a day.
Clouds giving way to some sun
Winds becoming strong; showers around
Strong winds gradually subsiding
Milder; a little rain late in the p.m.
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