Central PA Regional Expo
The Central Pennsylvania Regional Business & Industry Expo will be held NEXT Thursday, November 8, at the Bryce Jordan Center from 1:00-6:30pm. This event will provide Chamber members the opportunity to promote their products and services to consumers, business owners and entrepreneurs from throughout the region. It is free to attend the Expo and there will be workshops available throughout the day. Make plans to attend and see you there! (more info)
Join PBS’s the Cat in the Hat and Martha as they say Happy Birthday to Clifford the Big Red Dog at WPSU's Eventapalooza 2012. Activities and crafts, character meet and greets, book giveaways, door prizes, and birthday cake. Children can bring a birthday present for Clifford of either cans or bags of dog or cat food, which will be distributed by WPSU after the event with area animal shelters. The event is free to the public. Doors open Sunday at 1 p.m. and runs until 4 p.m. (more info)
Making Progress: Paige Raque has been transferred out of the ICU to a rehabilitation hospital and is showing progress. (read)
Movin' On: No time was spent reviewing the loss to Ohio State. Penn State coach Bill O'Brien was ready to turn the page on Monday, and it didn't take long for the message to sink in. (Purdue next)
LifeLink Helps Out: Centre LifeLink EMS has been requested to go to Ocean County, N.J. as part of the Pennsylvania Strike Team to assist in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. (read)
Elizabeth Smart: In 2002, when she was 14 years old, Elizabeth Smart woke up to a nightmare – a knife was at her neck and she heard, "come with me." (speaks at PSU)
Bagel Fire: A few rags and some flame-retardant spray caused a small fire in Irving's Bagels Tuesday. (read)
Penn State Scandal CONTINUING COVERAGE
Millbrook Marsh Historic Harvest Festival
In its 10th year, the Harvest Festival provides visitors with a glimpse of what harvest time and community gatherings would have been like in the 1800’s. Enjoy food, games, crafts, demonstrations, music, animals and more at this family friendly event with a historic harvest theme. Learn about the history of the area and enjoy the day! The event is free and there is plenty of free parking on site. (this Sunday 2:00pm-more info)
Penn State (5-3) at Purdue (3-5)
When: Saturday, Nov. 3
Where: Ross-Ade Stadium
Kickoff: 3:30pm - ESPNU
Series record: Penn State leads 11-3-1 (First meeting: 1951/Last meeting: 2011)
Current streak: Penn State has won the last five meetings.
The Nittany Lions fell to No. 9 Ohio State, 35-23, on Saturday evening and Purdue is coming off of a 44-28 loss at Minnesota last week.
Penn State Football Page
Brains are more active sleeping than watching TV.