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Fasta Cooking Up Something New for Downtown State College Location Fasta Cooking Up Something New for Downtown State College Location
by Geoff Rushton

Kitchen Incb., a kitchen micro incubator, will open this fall for local food innovators to develop their work, culinary classes of all kinds, pop up restaurants and a place for catered events and hosted meals. Full Story →

TGIF: State College Weekend Events for June 23-25 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for June 23-25

Happy Friday, Happy Valley! It's another summer weekend with much to do around the area. The State Theatre welcomes George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic on Friday night, the State College Spikes celebrate their 2016 NYPL Championship, Tussey Mountain has a free showing of "Star Wars: Rogue One

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Local EMS Providers Struggle with Financing, Personnel Local EMS Providers Struggle with Financing, Personnel

Emergency medical services professionals face an ever-tightening vise as they are squeezed for both personnel and funding.

StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Sean Yoder
An Overview of Performance Audit Recommendations for Penn State An Overview of Performance Audit Recommendations for Penn State

Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale released his performance audit of Penn State on June 22. The audit reviewed issues including transparency and accountability of university governance, campus security and background checks in the “post-Sandusky era,” and tuition affordability.

StateCollege.com - Alex Bauer
Penn State Football: No Worries, You Can Still Get In Without Season Tickets Penn State Football: No Worries, You Can Still Get In Without Season Tickets

Penn State announced that there will be no public ticket sale for the Nittany Lions' games against Pitt and Michigan, and it's safe to say more than a few fans are upset about this fact.

StateCollege.com - Ben Jones

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State College Doctor Faces Felony Charges over Painkiller Prescriptions State College Doctor Faces Felony Charges over Painkiller Prescriptions
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A State College surgeon is facing felony charges after the investigators for allegedly prescribing opioid pain medications and other drugs to a woman who was not his patient, but with whom he was having an affair. [Read More]
Borough Issues Early Noise Advisory for High Rise Construction Work Borough Issues Early Noise Advisory for High Rise Construction Work
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
The contractor on a downtown State College high rise project has been granted an early noise waiver to conduct work on two upcoming mornings. [Read More]
Police Say Man Drinking Beer in Car Attempted to Flee, Assaulted Officer Police Say Man Drinking Beer in Car Attempted to Flee, Assaulted Officer
18 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A Yeagertown man is facing charges including aggravated assault after police say he attempted to escape and fought with an officer on the Penn State campus Wednesday night. [Read More]
Gray's Woods Park Plan Gets Conditional Approval, Supervisors Discuss Plans for Former Mobile Home Site Gray's Woods Park Plan Gets Conditional Approval, Supervisors Discuss Plans for Former Mobile Home Site
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Patton Township's Board of Supervisors on Wednesday gave conditional approval to the land development plan for phase one of construction for Gray's Woods Park and discussed a possible mixed-use development for the former Penn State Mobile Homes site. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: Academic Success Hits All-Time High Penn State Athletics: Academic Success Hits All-Time High
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State student-athletes have broken one school Academic All-Big Ten record in 2016-17 and tied the overall record high, set last year. [Read More]
Auditor General: Penn State Making Progress, But More Changes Needed Auditor General: Penn State Making Progress, But More Changes Needed
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State has made strides on some key issues since the Jerry Sandusky scandal broke in 2011, but the university has significant work to do in a number of areas, Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said on Thursday. [Read More]
Hearing Scheduled in Donor's Lawsuit Against Beta Theta Pi over Fraternity House Hearing Scheduled in Donor's Lawsuit Against Beta Theta Pi over Fraternity House
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A Centre County Judge will oral arguments next month in Donald Abbey's lawsuit against the Alpha Upsilon Chapter of Beta Theta Pi Fraternity. [Read More]
Golf Tournament to Benefit Jana Marie Foundation Golf Tournament to Benefit Jana Marie Foundation
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Proceeds from the annual Shaner Golf Classic at Toftrees Golf Resort will benefit the Jana Marie Foundation. [Read More]
Backyard Poultry Presents Salmonella Risk Backyard Poultry Presents Salmonella Risk
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Penn State News
“More and more people are raising backyard chickens, and they need to understand proper techniques for handling birds and equipment,” said Phillip Clauer, senior instructor and extension specialist at Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences. [Read More]
The Meetinghouse to Host New Arts Festival Weekend Event The Meetinghouse to Host New Arts Festival Weekend Event
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
A newly formed collaboration of artists will host a special local food and arts festival coinciding with the weekend of the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts. [Read More]

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Gray's Woods Park Plan Gets Conditional Approval, Supervisors Discuss Plans for Former Mobile Home Site Gray's Woods Park Plan Gets Conditional Approval, Supervisors Discuss Plans for Former Mobile Home Site
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Patton Township's Board of Supervisors on Wednesday gave conditional approval to the land development plan for phase one of construction for Gray's Woods Park and discussed a possible mixed-use development for the former Penn State Mobile Homes site. [Read More]
Golf Tournament to Benefit Jana Marie Foundation Golf Tournament to Benefit Jana Marie Foundation
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Proceeds from the annual Shaner Golf Classic at Toftrees Golf Resort will benefit the Jana Marie Foundation. [Read More]
The Meetinghouse to Host New Arts Festival Weekend Event The Meetinghouse to Host New Arts Festival Weekend Event
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
A newly formed collaboration of artists will host a special local food and arts festival coinciding with the weekend of the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts. [Read More]
Location Options Being Considered for Possible Action Sports Park in State College Location Options Being Considered for Possible Action Sports Park in State College
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A long-gestating and much debated action sports park in State College may be moving closer to reality, but where exactly it would be located remains under consideration. [Read More]
New Director Named for Palmer Museum of Art New Director Named for Palmer Museum of Art
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Following a national search, Erin Coe has been named the new director of the Palmer Museum of Art at Penn State. [Read More]
FUSE Productions to Present 'Camelot' FUSE Productions to Present 'Camelot'
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
FUSE Productions will present the classic 1960 musical Camelot, Thursday through Sunday at Penn State's Schwab Auditorium. [Read More]
One Day at the Zombie Apocalypse Poultry Auction
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One Day at the Zombie Apocalypse Poultry Auction
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
On Wednesdays in Belleville, you can get yourself setup for the poultry business and at the same time prepare for the coming zombie apocalypse. [Read More]
'Science on Tap' to Discuss Future of Solar Power 'Science on Tap' to Discuss Future of Solar Power
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
The future of solar energy technology will be the topic of a discussion led by two Penn State researchers at 7 p.m. today at Liberty Craft House as part of the Science on Tap series. [Read More]
From a Mountain Vista, a View of the Fathers That Led Us Here
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From a Mountain Vista, a View of the Fathers That Led Us Here
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
I had a melancholy Father’s Day moment while perched on top of that Tussey Mountain ridge. How my wife and I, the parents of two wonderful young adults, had come to be here. How perfect it was that our own fathers, their fathers, and their father’s fathers had settled in the commonwealth and all [Read More]
After Moving to State College from Brazil, Business Owner Builds Company with International Reach After Moving to State College from Brazil, Business Owner Builds Company with International Reach
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
At the age of 14, Gracienne Myers moved hours away from the small town in Brazil where she was being raised by her grandmother to Sao Paulo, the nation's largest city and the largest in the Americas. Working in a flower shop, she earned money to send back to her grandmother while saving to pursue h [Read More]

All Local & Penn State Sports

 
Penn State Athletics: Academic Success Hits All-Time High Penn State Athletics: Academic Success Hits All-Time High
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State student-athletes have broken one school Academic All-Big Ten record in 2016-17 and tied the overall record high, set last year. [Read More]
Penn State's Retherford Nominated for Best Male College Athlete ESPY Penn State's Retherford Nominated for Best Male College Athlete ESPY
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Connelly
Penn State wrestling star Zain Retherford has earned an ESPY Awards nomination for Best Male College Athlete. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Single Game Ticket Info Released, Pitt And Michigan Game Not Included Penn State Football: Single Game Ticket Info Released, Pitt And Michigan Game Not Included
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State fans can get their hands on single game tickets starting Tuesday, July 11 at 10 a.m. but it will be hard to get a hold of tickets to see the Nittany Lions play Pitt or Michigan. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Tamba Hali Drops Surprisingly Good Music Video
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Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Tamba Hali Drops Surprisingly Good Music Video
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Former Nittany Lion and noted tackler of everything not wearing a Chiefs' jersey, Tamba Hali has apparently taken some of his recently signed $21 million dollar contract and acquired at least one boat, drone, apartment, sense of rhythm and music video. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley, Gesicki And Allen Pick Up All-American Honors Penn State Football: Barkley, Gesicki And Allen Pick Up All-American Honors
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Saquon Barkley, Mike Gesicki and Marcus Allen all took home some preseason Athlon All-American honors on Tuesday the publication announced this afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Staff Movement Opens Assistant Position Penn State Basketball: Staff Movement Opens Assistant Position
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball is looking to fill a newly vacated assistant coaching position. The opening was not announced but a job listing posted on Monday morning tells the story. [Read More]
Penguins And Sabres Set For Preaseason Meeting At Pegula Ice Arena Penguins And Sabres Set For Preaseason Meeting At Pegula Ice Arena
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
No guessing this time, it's for real. The Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins and Buffalo Sabres will take the ice at Pegula Ice Arena at 7 p.m. on Sept. 19 to open their respective preseason schedules. The news was announced on Monday morning. [Read More]
GEFA Offers Semipro Football League for Local Adults GEFA Offers Semipro Football League for Local Adults
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Tommy Butler
The Great Eastern Football Association is an eight-on-eight semiprofessional league with 18 teams across two divisions around Pennsylvania. Locally, two teams play in the league. The State College Flash has played in the league for nearly five years, while the Moshannon Valley Vikings are at the end [Read More]
Spikes Set to Open Season at Medlar Field Spikes Set to Open Season at Medlar Field
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Summer has officially arrived in central Pennsylvania as the State College Spikes get set for opening night on Monday at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. [Read More]
James Franklin's Formula for Penn State Football: Passion + Perseverance
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James Franklin's Formula for Penn State Football: Passion + Perseverance
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
"Grit is passion and perseverance for achieving very long-term goals," says TedTalker Angela Lee Duckworth. "Grit is having stamina. Grit is sticking with your future day-in and day-out...And working really hard to make that future a reality." [Read More]

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Penn State Athletics: Academic Success Hits All-Time High Penn State Athletics: Academic Success Hits All-Time High
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State student-athletes have broken one school Academic All-Big Ten record in 2016-17 and tied the overall record high, set last year. [Read More]
Auditor General: Penn State Making Progress, But More Changes Needed Auditor General: Penn State Making Progress, But More Changes Needed
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State has made strides on some key issues since the Jerry Sandusky scandal broke in 2011, but the university has significant work to do in a number of areas, Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said on Thursday. [Read More]
Hearing Scheduled in Donor's Lawsuit Against Beta Theta Pi over Fraternity House Hearing Scheduled in Donor's Lawsuit Against Beta Theta Pi over Fraternity House
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A Centre County Judge will oral arguments next month in Donald Abbey's lawsuit against the Alpha Upsilon Chapter of Beta Theta Pi Fraternity. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Single Game Ticket Info Released, Pitt And Michigan Game Not Included Penn State Football: Single Game Ticket Info Released, Pitt And Michigan Game Not Included
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State fans can get their hands on single game tickets starting Tuesday, July 11 at 10 a.m. but it will be hard to get a hold of tickets to see the Nittany Lions play Pitt or Michigan. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Tamba Hali Drops Surprisingly Good Music Video
Video
Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Tamba Hali Drops Surprisingly Good Music Video
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Former Nittany Lion and noted tackler of everything not wearing a Chiefs' jersey, Tamba Hali has apparently taken some of his recently signed $21 million dollar contract and acquired at least one boat, drone, apartment, sense of rhythm and music video. [Read More]
New Director Named for Palmer Museum of Art New Director Named for Palmer Museum of Art
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Following a national search, Erin Coe has been named the new director of the Palmer Museum of Art at Penn State. [Read More]
Riley Keough to Play Sara Ganim in HBO's Joe Paterno Movie Riley Keough to Play Sara Ganim in HBO's Joe Paterno Movie
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Actress Riley Keough will play reporter Sara Ganim in HBO's upcoming movie about Joe Paterno starring Al Pacino as the late Penn State head coach, according to a report by Variety. [Read More]
Penn State Backs Proposed Federal Legislation on Hazing Penn State Backs Proposed Federal Legislation on Hazing
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
As Penn State continues to take action to reform Greek life in the wake of fraternity pledge Timothy Piazza's death in February, university leaders have expressed their support for a federal bill that would require schools to report hazing under the Clery Act. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley, Gesicki And Allen Pick Up All-American Honors Penn State Football: Barkley, Gesicki And Allen Pick Up All-American Honors
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Saquon Barkley, Mike Gesicki and Marcus Allen all took home some preseason Athlon All-American honors on Tuesday the publication announced this afternoon. [Read More]
'Science on Tap' to Discuss Future of Solar Power 'Science on Tap' to Discuss Future of Solar Power
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
The future of solar energy technology will be the topic of a discussion led by two Penn State researchers at 7 p.m. today at Liberty Craft House as part of the Science on Tap series. [Read More]
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Russell Frank

One Day at the Zombie Apocalypse Poultry Auction

On Wednesdays in Belleville, you can get yourself setup for the poultry business and at the same time prepare for the coming zombie apocalypse.

John Hook

From a Mountain Vista, a View of the Fathers That Led Us Here

I had a melancholy Father’s Day moment while perched on top of that Tussey Mountain ridge. How my wife and I, the parents of two wonderful young adults, had come to be here. How perfect it was that our own fathers, their fathers, and their father’s fathers had settled in the commonwealth and all

Alexandria Shooter -- Not Trump or Sanders -- Is Responsible for His ActionsPatty Kleban

Unless the investigation eventually tells us otherwise, in this writer’s opinion, the man from Illinois, the one who drove to Virginia and who had been living out of his van near our nation’s capitol, is the only one in this case who took a gun to a public park with the intention to do harm. Reg

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