Summer is officially here! Boalsburg lays claim to being the birthplace of Memorial Day with observances dating back to 1864 and this weekend the town will be hosting a variety of activities. You will be able to see American and German WWII re-enactors and entertainment. Boalsburg will also be hosting its annual Fire Carnival and parade, as well as the 148th Memorial Day Festival. Find out more information and other events occurring at our Memorial Day guide here.
Local Regional Antique Automobile Club of America’s annual summer season kickoff event featuring many pre-war through modern classics on display Monday (5/28) throughout the grounds of the Pennsylvania Military Museum in Boalsburg. Fee for entry and general parking fee. 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m (more info)
1.1 Million-Dollar Man: Ex-Penn State President Graham Spanier earned nearly $1.1 million in the 2011 fiscal year making him the third-highest paid president of a public university. (read)
Memorial Field: The challenge ahead for the SCASD Board of Directors is determining how to best accommodate its students and community members who use Memorial Field on a constant basis while staying within the budget. (Options)
Jury Selection: The Jerry Sandusky trial is set to start in a mere 13 days and the first step is the appointing of an impartial jury. Centre County Chief Public Defender David Crowley takes us through the process. (Sequestered?)
Finally: The Land Grant Trophy is back. The Big Ten released its 2015 and ’16 conference schedules and Michigan State is one of the Legends Division teams rotating on Penn State's schedule. (Who else?)
Back to Beaver Stadium location this year. The 11th Annual Trash to Treasure Sale is set for next Saturday (June 2nd). $5 early bird 7:30am - 9:00am. Free Admission 9am-2pm. Parking in Stadium West - Enter Sale at Gate B. Penn State football memorabilia raffles and more. (more info)
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