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Two Challengers, Two Incumbents Win Democratic Nods for State College Borough Council

Two Challengers, Two Incumbents Win Democratic Nods for State College Borough Council

- Geoff Rushton

A first-time candidate for State College Borough Council was the apparent leading Democratic vote-getter in Tuesday's primary election.


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Thank You to Our Local EMS Practitioners
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Thank You to Our Local EMS Practitioners
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com
Pennsylvania’s emergency medical service providers responded to 1,606,540 emergency requests for assistance within the Commonwealth in 2018. That equates to a dispatch every 19.6 seconds. Please join me in saying “thank you” to the local EMS practitioners for their dedicated service throughout [Read More]
6 State College School Board Candidates Advance to November Election 6 State College School Board Candidates Advance to November Election
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
All six candidates running in Tuesday's primary for State College Area School Board will be on the ballot again in November looking to win five seats up for election. [Read More]
Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Nittany Lions Already In Rarified Air Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Nittany Lions Already In Rarified Air
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's difficult to overstate how hard it is to win a national title in men's lacrosse. [Read More]
Cael Sanderson Among This Year's Penn State Honorary Alumni Award Recipients Cael Sanderson Among This Year's Penn State Honorary Alumni Award Recipients
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Five individuals who are not Penn State graduates but who have worked for the betterment of the university have been named this year's Honorary Alumni Award recipients. [Read More]
Science on Tap Explores Mushrooms, Their Genes and Our Health Science on Tap Explores Mushrooms, Their Genes and Our Health
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Nearly two-thirds of white-button mushrooms consumed in the United States come from Pennsylvania, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and this month's Science on Tap will bring together a pair of Penn State researchers to share their insight into the popular fungus. [Read More]
Centre County Among Areas Affected by Hepatitis A Outbreak in Pennsylvania Centre County Among Areas Affected by Hepatitis A Outbreak in Pennsylvania
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Pennsylvania health officials on Monday declared an outbreak of hepatitis A in the Commonwealth, citing an increasing number of cases over the past year. [Read More]
Boalsburg Charm: History, Tradition Remain at the Heart of This Fast-Growing Community Boalsburg Charm: History, Tradition Remain at the Heart of This Fast-Growing Community
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Karen Walker, Town&Gown
Back in 1809, land speculator Andrew Stroup sold 60 tracts of land by lottery for $11 each, thus establishing the village that would become Boalsburg. Then known as Springfield, its high-quality freshwater spring and location at a strategic Pennsylvania crossroads made it a desirable place to settle [Read More]
A Musical Blast from the Past Reminds That Some Things Haven't Really Changed
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A Musical Blast from the Past Reminds That Some Things Haven't Really Changed
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
I’ve found myself mentally reciting the lyrics whenever it randomly pops up on my cell phone playlist. In many cases it’s saddening how the lyrics – penned over a half-century ago – still resonate today. [Read More]
HiWay Pizza's Third Location to Replace Inferno HiWay Pizza's Third Location to Replace Inferno
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
HiWay Pizza Pub's newest State College area location will return the restaurant to where it got its start 56 years ago. [Read More]
More Than 150 Candidates on Ballots for Tuesday's Elections in Centre County More Than 150 Candidates on Ballots for Tuesday's Elections in Centre County
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Voters will head to the polls across Pennsylvania on Tuesday to cast ballots in the municipal primary election. Some voters in Centre County and elsewhere will also be able to choose who will be the next U.S. representative for Pennsylvania's 12th Congressional District. [Read More]

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Thank You to Our Local EMS Practitioners
Letters
Thank You to Our Local EMS Practitioners
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com
Pennsylvania’s emergency medical service providers responded to 1,606,540 emergency requests for assistance within the Commonwealth in 2018. That equates to a dispatch every 19.6 seconds. Please join me in saying “thank you” to the local EMS practitioners for their dedicated service throughout [Read More]
Science on Tap Explores Mushrooms, Their Genes and Our Health Science on Tap Explores Mushrooms, Their Genes and Our Health
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Nearly two-thirds of white-button mushrooms consumed in the United States come from Pennsylvania, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and this month's Science on Tap will bring together a pair of Penn State researchers to share their insight into the popular fungus. [Read More]
Boalsburg Charm: History, Tradition Remain at the Heart of This Fast-Growing Community Boalsburg Charm: History, Tradition Remain at the Heart of This Fast-Growing Community
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Karen Walker, Town&Gown
Back in 1809, land speculator Andrew Stroup sold 60 tracts of land by lottery for $11 each, thus establishing the village that would become Boalsburg. Then known as Springfield, its high-quality freshwater spring and location at a strategic Pennsylvania crossroads made it a desirable place to settle [Read More]
A Musical Blast from the Past Reminds That Some Things Haven't Really Changed
Column
A Musical Blast from the Past Reminds That Some Things Haven't Really Changed
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
I’ve found myself mentally reciting the lyrics whenever it randomly pops up on my cell phone playlist. In many cases it’s saddening how the lyrics – penned over a half-century ago – still resonate today. [Read More]
HiWay Pizza's Third Location to Replace Inferno HiWay Pizza's Third Location to Replace Inferno
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
HiWay Pizza Pub's newest State College area location will return the restaurant to where it got its start 56 years ago. [Read More]
Sheetz to Sell Beer and Wine at South Atherton Street Store Sheetz to Sell Beer and Wine at South Atherton Street Store
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Sheetz is planning to sell beer and wine at another one of its State College area stores. [Read More]
Rare Monarchs Being Raised in Spring Mills Rare Monarchs Being Raised in Spring Mills
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, G Kerry Webster
There’s some pretty rare butterflies fluttering around Spring Mills. How rare? How about one in 10 million rare. [Read More]
Innovation Park Building Named in Honor of Pioneering Scientist and Penn State Grad Innovation Park Building Named in Honor of Pioneering Scientist and Penn State Grad
5 days ago - StateCollege.com
At a ceremony on Friday, Penn State named 328 Innovation Boulevard in Innovation Park in honor of Warren M. Washington, a pioneer and world leader in climate modeling. [Read More]
Penn State Team Takes Second in NASA Space Shelter Contest Penn State Team Takes Second in NASA Space Shelter Contest
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Jim Davidson
Wednesday, May 1 marked the midpoint of finals week for most Penn State students — a time to shed study guides and pack up the room in anticipation of hitting the road and driving off into the almost-summertime sunset. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for May 17-19 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for May 17-19
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
J.A.M. Fest hits the streets of downtown State College, the inaugural Open Streets Bellefonte offers fun activities like a Ninja Warrior course and inflatable rodeo playground, and the Centre County Master Gardeners host their big annual plant sale at the Ag Progress Days grounds. [Read More]

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Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Nittany Lions Already In Rarified Air Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Nittany Lions Already In Rarified Air
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's difficult to overstate how hard it is to win a national title in men's lacrosse. [Read More]
Nickal, Retherford Advance to Final X with Chance to Qualify for World Team Nickal, Retherford Advance to Final X with Chance to Qualify for World Team
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Anthony Colucci
Bo Nickal and Zain Retherford each took one more step forward in their pursuit of qualifying for the 2019 Wrestling World Championships. [Read More]
From Diamond to Hardwood: Former State High Hardballer Leads Volleyball Team into Playoffs From Diamond to Hardwood: Former State High Hardballer Leads Volleyball Team into Playoffs
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Gordon Brunskill
Tanner Kuruzovich more than once got an earful from his older siblings about playing volleyball in high school. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Noting a Real Degree of Success for Transfers
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Penn State Football: Noting a Real Degree of Success for Transfers
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Like many of his former teammates, Tommy Stevens’ departure has been a success. To a degree. Actually, with a college degree. Of course, the definition of success is a mixed bag, and depends upon your vantage point. [Read More]
Penn State Men's Lacrosse Headed To Final Four Following 21-14 Win Over Loyola Penn State Men's Lacrosse Headed To Final Four Following 21-14 Win Over Loyola
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State men's lacrosse is headed to the Final Four for the first time in program history following a 21-14 win over Loyola (MD) on Sunday afternoon in East Hartford, Connecticut. [Read More]
Penn State Football: For All The Changes, Barkley Still Barkley Penn State Football: For All The Changes, Barkley Still Barkley
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With everyone wanting a piece of Saquon, what pieces are left over for the man himself? The answer appears to be that the most important parts. [Read More]
Report: Penn State Fencing Head Coach Failed to Report Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Assistant Report: Penn State Fencing Head Coach Failed to Report Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Assistant
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
Penn State fencing head coach Wes Glon allegedly didn’t report the sexual misconduct allegations against former assistant coach George Abashidze when he first heard about them in early 2018, according to Philly.com. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Tommy Stevens To Join Moorhead At Mississippi State Penn State Football: Tommy Stevens To Join Moorhead At Mississippi State
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
After announcing his intent to transfer following Penn State's annual spring scrimmage, former Nittany Lion quarterback Tommy Stevens will transfer to Mississippi State, joining forces with head coach and former Penn State offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead. [Read More]
C3 Sports Indoor Complex Provides New Place to Play C3 Sports Indoor Complex Provides New Place to Play
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
It was the perfect setting as C3 Sports held its grand opening for its new 36,000-square-foot indoor sports complex. While members from the organization and community leaders cut the symbolic ribbon to mark the grand opening, daycare kids were in the background running, jumping and climbing up huge [Read More]
Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Trip To Final Four On The Line Against Loyola Maryland Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Trip To Final Four On The Line Against Loyola Maryland
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State men's lacrosse finds itself a win from the Final Four, two wins from hoisting a national championship trophy in Philadelphia. There is history, there are first and there is pressure. [Read More]

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Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Nittany Lions Already In Rarified Air Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Nittany Lions Already In Rarified Air
22 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's difficult to overstate how hard it is to win a national title in men's lacrosse. [Read More]
Cael Sanderson Among This Year's Penn State Honorary Alumni Award Recipients Cael Sanderson Among This Year's Penn State Honorary Alumni Award Recipients
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Five individuals who are not Penn State graduates but who have worked for the betterment of the university have been named this year's Honorary Alumni Award recipients. [Read More]
Science on Tap Explores Mushrooms, Their Genes and Our Health Science on Tap Explores Mushrooms, Their Genes and Our Health
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Nearly two-thirds of white-button mushrooms consumed in the United States come from Pennsylvania, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and this month's Science on Tap will bring together a pair of Penn State researchers to share their insight into the popular fungus. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Noting a Real Degree of Success for Transfers
Column
Penn State Football: Noting a Real Degree of Success for Transfers
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Like many of his former teammates, Tommy Stevens’ departure has been a success. To a degree. Actually, with a college degree. Of course, the definition of success is a mixed bag, and depends upon your vantage point. [Read More]
Penn State Men's Lacrosse Headed To Final Four Following 21-14 Win Over Loyola Penn State Men's Lacrosse Headed To Final Four Following 21-14 Win Over Loyola
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State men's lacrosse is headed to the Final Four for the first time in program history following a 21-14 win over Loyola (MD) on Sunday afternoon in East Hartford, Connecticut. [Read More]
Penn State Football: For All The Changes, Barkley Still Barkley Penn State Football: For All The Changes, Barkley Still Barkley
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With everyone wanting a piece of Saquon, what pieces are left over for the man himself? The answer appears to be that the most important parts. [Read More]
Innovation Park Building Named in Honor of Pioneering Scientist and Penn State Grad Innovation Park Building Named in Honor of Pioneering Scientist and Penn State Grad
5 days ago - StateCollege.com
At a ceremony on Friday, Penn State named 328 Innovation Boulevard in Innovation Park in honor of Warren M. Washington, a pioneer and world leader in climate modeling. [Read More]
Penn State Team Takes Second in NASA Space Shelter Contest Penn State Team Takes Second in NASA Space Shelter Contest
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Jim Davidson
Wednesday, May 1 marked the midpoint of finals week for most Penn State students — a time to shed study guides and pack up the room in anticipation of hitting the road and driving off into the almost-summertime sunset. [Read More]
Report: Penn State Fencing Head Coach Failed to Report Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Assistant Report: Penn State Fencing Head Coach Failed to Report Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Assistant
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
Penn State fencing head coach Wes Glon allegedly didn’t report the sexual misconduct allegations against former assistant coach George Abashidze when he first heard about them in early 2018, according to Philly.com. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for May 17-19 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for May 17-19
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
J.A.M. Fest hits the streets of downtown State College, the inaugural Open Streets Bellefonte offers fun activities like a Ninja Warrior course and inflatable rodeo playground, and the Centre County Master Gardeners host their big annual plant sale at the Ag Progress Days grounds. [Read More]
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John Hook

A Musical Blast from the Past Reminds That Some Things Haven't Really Changed

I’ve found myself mentally reciting the lyrics whenever it randomly pops up on my cell phone playlist. In many cases it’s saddening how the lyrics – penned over a half-century ago – still resonate today.

Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: Noting a Real Degree of Success for Transfers

Like many of his former teammates, Tommy Stevens’ departure has been a success. To a degree. Actually, with a college degree. Of course, the definition of success is a mixed bag, and depends upon your vantage point.

Penn State Football: Expect Cam Brown to End LBU’s NFL Draft DroughtMike Poorman

“I look for Cam to have a really big senior year for us,” says Brent Pry, Penn State’s defensive coordinator and linebackers coach, who thinks Brown will be the leader of the PSU defense this fall. “I would think he’s stepped into that role.”

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