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4th Fest Fireworks to Light Up All Corners of State College 4th Fest Fireworks to Light Up All Corners of State College
by Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso

During a summer that is missing many of its celebrations and milestones, there will still be fireworks in the sky over the Centre Region on the Fourth of July, thanks to a huge effort by Central PA 4th Fest. Full Story →

21-Year-Old Penn State Student Dies of COVID-19 Complications 21-Year-Old Penn State Student Dies of COVID-19 Complications

Juan Garcia, a 21-year-old student enrolled in Penn State’s College of Earth and Mineral Sciences, died on Tuesday. He is the first known Penn State student to die after contracting the virus.

StateCollege.com - Matt DiSanto
Chiropractor Roy Love: Making Great Adjustments to Local Causes
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Chiropractor Roy Love: Making Great Adjustments to Local Causes

Good Day Café was certainly the best place to meet Dr. Roy Love for coffee. After all, it was his idea to create this Strawberry Fields enterprise to provide jobs for adults with intellectual disabilities or mental health diagnoses. And he continues to be one of the café’s key boosters.

StateCollege.com - Bill Horlacher
Paving to Begin Next Week on North Atherton Street Paving to Begin Next Week on North Atherton Street

Motorists will encounter lane restrictions and some temporary street closures as paving work begins on North Atherton Street next week.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Scheduling Issues Arise as Opponents Back Out of Games and Travel Amid COVID-19 Concerns Scheduling Issues Arise as Opponents Back Out of Games and Travel Amid COVID-19 Concerns

As the fall athletic calendar draws closer, Penn State is already dealing with a handful of teams who will not be making their scheduled trip to State College for a pending game, citing concerns amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

StateCollege.com - Ben Jones

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Centre County Adds 6 New COVID-19 Cases Centre County Adds 6 New COVID-19 Cases
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Statewide, the health department reported 832 new positives on Thursday, the highest single-day total since May 22. [Read More]
Nature's Ways: The Common Day-Lily Brightens July Days
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Nature's Ways: The Common Day-Lily Brightens July Days
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Mark Nale
Day-lilies are reaching full bloom and it is difficult to drive for more than a couple miles in any direction without seeing their bright orange blossoms. This sun-loving wildflower brightens up the roadsides during late June and July and it can be a good natural food. [Read More]
Masks Now Mandatory in All Public Places in Pa., Gov. Wolf Says Masks Now Mandatory in All Public Places in Pa., Gov. Wolf Says
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Masks are now required to be worn in all public places in Pennsylvania, according to a new order signed Wednesday by Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Limited Capacity and Season-Tickets Only Ahead for 2020 Campaign Penn State Football: Limited Capacity and Season-Tickets Only Ahead for 2020 Campaign
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State has yet to settle on seating arrangements and stadium capacity for the upcoming 2020 football season but one thing is clear, if you don’t have season tickets you aren’t getting in. [Read More]
Penn State Reports No COVID-19 Cases Following First 100 Student-Athlete Tests Penn State Reports No COVID-19 Cases Following First 100 Student-Athlete Tests
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State Vice President of Intercollegiate Athletics Sandy Barbour says that as of June 30, 102 Penn State athletes have been tested for COVID-19 with none of those tests returning positive. [Read More]
2 Retail Stores Close State College Area Locations, Another Closing Soon 2 Retail Stores Close State College Area Locations, Another Closing Soon
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Two national retail chains have closed their State College area stores, while another will close soon. [Read More]
Centre County Adds 4 New COVID-19 Cases Centre County Adds 4 New COVID-19 Cases
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Centre County reported four new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, bringing its total to 205 since the first was reported on March 20. [Read More]
Penn State's Center for the Performing Arts Won't Host Public Performances This Fall Penn State's Center for the Performing Arts Won't Host Public Performances This Fall
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State will not present public performances on campus this fall as a result of COVID-19 restrictions and venue availability. [Read More]
Letter: Neighborhood Associations Call on Local Businesses to Enforce Masking Requirements
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Letter: Neighborhood Associations Call on Local Businesses to Enforce Masking Requirements
2 days ago - StateCollege.com
State College residents, as represented by the Coalition of State College Neighborhood Associations, actively support our local businesses and want to continue to do so. we respectfully request that ALL businesses in the Centre Region proactively require their customers to wear masks and whenever po [Read More]
Commissioners' Resolution Encourages Wearing Masks in Centre County Commissioners' Resolution Encourages Wearing Masks in Centre County
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Centre County commissioners on Tuesday moved forward with a resolution that will urge residents and businesses throughout the county to continue using masks to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. [Read More]

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Nature's Ways: The Common Day-Lily Brightens July Days
Column
Nature's Ways: The Common Day-Lily Brightens July Days
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Mark Nale
Day-lilies are reaching full bloom and it is difficult to drive for more than a couple miles in any direction without seeing their bright orange blossoms. This sun-loving wildflower brightens up the roadsides during late June and July and it can be a good natural food. [Read More]
Penn State's Center for the Performing Arts Won't Host Public Performances This Fall Penn State's Center for the Performing Arts Won't Host Public Performances This Fall
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State will not present public performances on campus this fall as a result of COVID-19 restrictions and venue availability. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: Where Can Sandy Barbour Cut?
Column
Penn State Athletics: Where Can Sandy Barbour Cut?
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
In advance of Sandy Barbour’s press conference on Wednesday, here's a detailed breakdown of where Penn State intercollegiate athletics gets — and spends — its money. [Read More]
Community Spotlight: The Overlook Grill by Harrison's Community Spotlight: The Overlook Grill by Harrison's
3 days ago - StateCollege.com
The Overlook Grill by Harrison’s is currently undergoing a phased re-opening. Our indoor dining room will remain closed for at least the next two weeks, but we are offering multiple take-out options to suit our community members’ dining needs. [Read More]
Setting the Scene in the Age of Zoom
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Setting the Scene in the Age of Zoom
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
Forced isolation has caused our use of video chat tools to increase exponentially, which means we now have to think about how we present ourselves on camera. [Read More]
BookFest PA Moves Online for 2020 BookFest PA Moves Online for 2020
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - David Pencek
BookFest PA is celebrating its 10th anniversary in July and features three days of virtual events that will bring together authors and illustrators and book lovers of all genres. [Read More]
Art Show Can Be Viewed Virtually or Through Windows Art Show Can Be Viewed Virtually or Through Windows
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
You don’t have to jump through hoops to see the “Rings and Things” themed Recycled Art Show by the Art Alliance of Central Pennsylvania. All you need to do is hop on their website and take a look at all the wonderful art created through recycled material in a virtual gallery, or if you are dow [Read More]
Free Parking in Downtown State College to End in August Free Parking in Downtown State College to End in August
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Free parking at on- and off-street spaces in downtown State College will continue until the beginning of August, but some additional regulations will go into effect next week. [Read More]
App to Provide Capacity Updates for Park Forest, Welch Pools App to Provide Capacity Updates for Park Forest, Welch Pools
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Welch and Park Forest community pool patrons will be able to use an app to get updates on capacities at both locations this summer, Centre Region Parks and Recreation announced on Friday. [Read More]
Current North Atherton Street Roadwork Nearing Completion Current North Atherton Street Roadwork Nearing Completion
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The final portion of PennDOT's current North Atherton Street project is nearing the finish line, though drivers may still encounter some delays before completion. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Limited Capacity and Season-Tickets Only Ahead for 2020 Campaign Penn State Football: Limited Capacity and Season-Tickets Only Ahead for 2020 Campaign
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State has yet to settle on seating arrangements and stadium capacity for the upcoming 2020 football season but one thing is clear, if you don’t have season tickets you aren’t getting in. [Read More]
Penn State Reports No COVID-19 Cases Following First 100 Student-Athlete Tests Penn State Reports No COVID-19 Cases Following First 100 Student-Athlete Tests
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State Vice President of Intercollegiate Athletics Sandy Barbour says that as of June 30, 102 Penn State athletes have been tested for COVID-19 with none of those tests returning positive. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: Where Can Sandy Barbour Cut?
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Penn State Athletics: Where Can Sandy Barbour Cut?
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
In advance of Sandy Barbour’s press conference on Wednesday, here's a detailed breakdown of where Penn State intercollegiate athletics gets — and spends — its money. [Read More]
No Spikes This Summer As Minor League Baseball Season Canceled No Spikes This Summer As Minor League Baseball Season Canceled
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The State College Spikes won't be taking the field this year following an announcement by Major League Baseball that the entire 2020 Minor League season has been canceled. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Luketa Works Out With NHL Star Claude Giroux Penn State Football: Luketa Works Out With NHL Star Claude Giroux
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's not exactly the best time to be trying to leave the country and returning to it, but for Penn State linebacker Jesse Luketa and safety Jonathan Sutherland, you can't change where home is. [Read More]
Centre Volunteers In Medicine Going Virtual With The Central Cycling Classic. Centre Volunteers In Medicine Going Virtual With The Central Cycling Classic.
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Amid COVID-19 concerns, Centre Volunteers in Medicine is going virtual with this year's Central Cycling Classic. The event, sponsored by Mount Nittany Health, is in its 12th year and has raised over $280,000 for CVIM patients. [Read More]
State College Track Standout Continues to Hurdle Obstacles State College Track Standout Continues to Hurdle Obstacles
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Gordon Brunskill
As Zach DeCarmine wiggled his feet into place in the starting blocks on Shippensburg University’s track, he had visions of big things over the next 38-or-so seconds. There was a spot high on the PIAA Track and Field Championship podium – maybe even the top step – along with possibly breaking t [Read More]
Penn State Athletics to Begin Third Phase of Return on Monday Penn State Athletics to Begin Third Phase of Return on Monday
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State Athletics will continue its phased return to campus this coming week as both men's and women's soccer and women's volleyball will begin their return Monday, June 29. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Slade To Transfer, Join Rahne, At Old Dominion  Penn State Football: Slade To Transfer, Join Rahne, At Old Dominion
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Will Pegler
Former Penn State running back Ricky Slade will transfer to Old Dominion, reuniting with former offensive coordinator Ricky Rahne in Virginia. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Stout Ready to Do a Bit of Everything Penn State Football: Stout Ready to Do a Bit of Everything
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Jordan Stout -who has made a name for himself for kicking a football very far- is going to be doing that in more ways than one this upcoming season if things go according to plan. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Limited Capacity and Season-Tickets Only Ahead for 2020 Campaign Penn State Football: Limited Capacity and Season-Tickets Only Ahead for 2020 Campaign
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State has yet to settle on seating arrangements and stadium capacity for the upcoming 2020 football season but one thing is clear, if you don’t have season tickets you aren’t getting in. [Read More]
Penn State Reports No COVID-19 Cases Following First 100 Student-Athlete Tests Penn State Reports No COVID-19 Cases Following First 100 Student-Athlete Tests
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State Vice President of Intercollegiate Athletics Sandy Barbour says that as of June 30, 102 Penn State athletes have been tested for COVID-19 with none of those tests returning positive. [Read More]
Penn State's Center for the Performing Arts Won't Host Public Performances This Fall Penn State's Center for the Performing Arts Won't Host Public Performances This Fall
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State will not present public performances on campus this fall as a result of COVID-19 restrictions and venue availability. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: Where Can Sandy Barbour Cut?
Column
Penn State Athletics: Where Can Sandy Barbour Cut?
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
In advance of Sandy Barbour’s press conference on Wednesday, here's a detailed breakdown of where Penn State intercollegiate athletics gets — and spends — its money. [Read More]
No Spikes This Summer As Minor League Baseball Season Canceled No Spikes This Summer As Minor League Baseball Season Canceled
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The State College Spikes won't be taking the field this year following an announcement by Major League Baseball that the entire 2020 Minor League season has been canceled. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Luketa Works Out With NHL Star Claude Giroux Penn State Football: Luketa Works Out With NHL Star Claude Giroux
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's not exactly the best time to be trying to leave the country and returning to it, but for Penn State linebacker Jesse Luketa and safety Jonathan Sutherland, you can't change where home is. [Read More]
Penn State Commits $10 Million in Matching Funds for Diversity Scholarships Penn State Commits $10 Million in Matching Funds for Diversity Scholarships
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mackenzie Cullen
Penn State has made a $10 million commitment to scholarships that will support diversity across the institution, President Eric Barron announced during a virtual town hall Monday. [Read More]
Penn State Police to Implement Body Cameras ‘Within the Next Year’ Penn State Police to Implement Body Cameras ‘Within the Next Year’
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Matt DiSanto
Penn State University Police and Public Safety will purchase body-worn cameras for all officers at its 22 campuses and equip police within the next year, the university announced Tuesday. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics to Begin Third Phase of Return on Monday Penn State Athletics to Begin Third Phase of Return on Monday
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State Athletics will continue its phased return to campus this coming week as both men's and women's soccer and women's volleyball will begin their return Monday, June 29. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Slade To Transfer, Join Rahne, At Old Dominion  Penn State Football: Slade To Transfer, Join Rahne, At Old Dominion
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Will Pegler
Former Penn State running back Ricky Slade will transfer to Old Dominion, reuniting with former offensive coordinator Ricky Rahne in Virginia. [Read More]
StateCollege.com Columnists
Bill Horlacher

Chiropractor Roy Love: Making Great Adjustments to Local Causes

Good Day Café was certainly the best place to meet Dr. Roy Love for coffee. After all, it was his idea to create this Strawberry Fields enterprise to provide jobs for adults with intellectual disabilities or mental health diagnoses. And he continues to be one of the café’s key boosters.

Mark Nale

Nature's Ways: The Common Day-Lily Brightens July Days

Day-lilies are reaching full bloom and it is difficult to drive for more than a couple miles in any direction without seeing their bright orange blossoms. This sun-loving wildflower brightens up the roadsides during late June and July and it can be a good natural food.

Penn State Athletics: Where Can Sandy Barbour Cut?Mike Poorman

In advance of Sandy Barbour’s press conference on Wednesday, here's a detailed breakdown of where Penn State intercollegiate athletics gets — and spends — its money.

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