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Penn State Faces Unprecedented 3-Game Stretch vs. Michigan, Ohio State & Michigan State Penn State Faces Unprecedented 3-Game Stretch vs. Michigan, Ohio State & Michigan State
by Mike Poorman

It's quite the 25th anniversary gift the Big Ten Conference has dealt the Nittany Lions. Full Story →

Initial Count: Cantorna Takes Majority of GOP Write-ins Initial Count: Cantorna Takes Majority of GOP Write-ins

It appears Bernie Cantorna has also secured the Republican write-in vote in the race for Centre County district attorney, which would leave him as the sole DA candidate on the ballot in November’s general election.

StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
Penn State Football: Season Opener Set For Noon Kick On ABC Penn State Football: Season Opener Set For Noon Kick On ABC

Penn State's Big Ten Title defense will start against Akron Sept. 2, and kick-off is set for noon on ABC, the network announced on Thursday afternoon.

StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Program Provides Students with Hands-on Learning About Trees, Environment Program Provides Students with Hands-on Learning About Trees, Environment

On Thursday at Wonderland Charter School, Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania presented a check for $5,000 to Wildlife for Everyone to support the Seedlings for Schools program, which provides tree seedlings to pre-kindergarten through 12th grade classes throughout the commonwealth.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Celebrations, Remembrance Part of Boalsburg Memorial Day Weekend Celebrations, Remembrance Part of Boalsburg Memorial Day Weekend

The village will once again commemorate Memorial Day and its heritage with fun events and times for remembrance.

StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton

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Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Five Nittany Lions Pick Up Honors Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Five Nittany Lions Pick Up Honors
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Penn State men's lacrosse team's successful and historic season hasn't come without plenty of postseason recognition as five Nittany Lions were named USILA All-Americans this week. [Read More]
Happier Than Ever in Happy Valley
Column
Happier Than Ever in Happy Valley
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Bill Horlacher
After one year as a columnist for StateCollege.com, Bill Horlacher looks back on and updates some of his most memorable columns which connect the area's past and present. [Read More]
Missing Ferguson Township Man Located Missing Ferguson Township Man Located
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Ferguson Township police said Thursday morning that Patrick Silvasy, 67, has been found and is safe. [Read More]
State College Native Performs with Navy Band During Fleet Week State College Native Performs with Navy Band During Fleet Week
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
A State College native who has served in the U.S. Navy for eight years is performing with Navy Band Northeast this week at Fleet Week New York. [Read More]
Ferguson Township Man Reported Missing Ferguson Township Man Reported Missing
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
UPDATE: Ferguson Township Police report that Patrick Silvasy has been located and is safe. [Read More]
Police Looking for Suspects in Property Destruction Police Looking for Suspects in Property Destruction
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Police are looking to identify two suspects in connection with a criminal mischief incident that resulted in destroyed property in State College. [Read More]
Police Investigating 20 Overnight Car Break-ins Police Investigating 20 Overnight Car Break-ins
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
State College Police are investigating a rash of car break-ins that occurred between Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning in Boalsburg. [Read More]
100 Days Until Kick, 10 Thoughts On Penn State Football 100 Days Until Kick, 10 Thoughts On Penn State Football
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
10 thoughts in no particular order about Penn State football heading into the 2017 season [Read More]
Carter, O'Donnell Fuel High-Octane Offense for Penn State Women's Lacrosse Carter, O'Donnell Fuel High-Octane Offense for Penn State Women's Lacrosse
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
Penn State women’s lacrosse easily shattered the program record for goals in a single season Sunday in its 14-12 win over Princeton. A big chunk of that scoring (293 tallies, to be exact) has come from the talented duo of Madison Carter and Katie O’Donnell. [Read More]
Man Facing Arson Charges After Allegedly Starting Dumpster Fires Man Facing Arson Charges After Allegedly Starting Dumpster Fires
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A Lewistown man is facing felony arson charges after police say he started fires in four dumpsters in downtown State College early Wednesday morning. [Read More]

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Happier Than Ever in Happy Valley
Column
Happier Than Ever in Happy Valley
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Bill Horlacher
After one year as a columnist for StateCollege.com, Bill Horlacher looks back on and updates some of his most memorable columns which connect the area's past and present. [Read More]
State College Native Performs with Navy Band During Fleet Week State College Native Performs with Navy Band During Fleet Week
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
A State College native who has served in the U.S. Navy for eight years is performing with Navy Band Northeast this week at Fleet Week New York. [Read More]
From PSU to NYU to UVM: A Commencement Road Trip
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From PSU to NYU to UVM: A Commencement Road Trip
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
Allow me an exhale of deepest parental satisfaction: I’m just back from watching the youngest of my three children take his place among his sisters as a holder of a college diploma. Woo-hoo! [Read More]
Students Award Grants to Six Local Nonprofits Through Centre PACT Students Award Grants to Six Local Nonprofits Through Centre PACT
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Centre County high school students this week awarded $8,495 in grants to six local nonprofit organizations to cap their yearlong participation in the Centre Foundation Program Centre PACT (Philanthropic Actions Created by Teens). [Read More]
State High Senior Named U.S. Presidential Scholar State High Senior Named U.S. Presidential Scholar
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Joseph Feffer was already an accomplished student in and out of the classroom at State College Area High School who chose Harvard as his college destination over M.I.T. Now he's been awarded one of the highest honors a high school student can receive. [Read More]
CRPR Pools Offer Variety for the Summer CRPR Pools Offer Variety for the Summer
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, G. Kerry Webster
Centre Region residents seeking relief from the heat of summer have two local options for public swimming pools. Although similar, they both have unique aspects, making either a great choice for summer recreation. [Read More]
Holderman to be Honored at Summer Music Picnic Series Opener Holderman to be Honored at Summer Music Picnic Series Opener
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
The 28th season of South Hills School of Business and Technology's Summer Music Picnic Series debuts Sunday, June 4, on the lawn of the school. The late Grace Holderman, one of the Summer Music Picnic Series’ first performers, will be honored during the evening. [Read More]
Schlow Library Continues Anniversary Celebration Events Schlow Library Continues Anniversary Celebration Events
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Schlow Centre Region Library will continue its 60th anniversary celebration with a weekend full of events June 2 and 3. [Read More]
WPSU to Host 'Taste of Innovation' WPSU to Host 'Taste of Innovation'
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
An afternoon of local food, beverages and family events is set for Saturday to support WPSU-FM. [Read More]
Registration Opens, Schedule Announced for New Centred Outdoors Program Registration Opens, Schedule Announced for New Centred Outdoors Program
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Registration for Centred Outdoors, which will offer free guided adventures at nine outdoor destinations around Centre County this summer, is now open, ClearWater Conservancy and partnering organizations announced on Friday. [Read More]

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Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Five Nittany Lions Pick Up Honors Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Five Nittany Lions Pick Up Honors
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Penn State men's lacrosse team's successful and historic season hasn't come without plenty of postseason recognition as five Nittany Lions were named USILA All-Americans this week. [Read More]
100 Days Until Kick, 10 Thoughts On Penn State Football 100 Days Until Kick, 10 Thoughts On Penn State Football
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
10 thoughts in no particular order about Penn State football heading into the 2017 season [Read More]
Carter, O'Donnell Fuel High-Octane Offense for Penn State Women's Lacrosse Carter, O'Donnell Fuel High-Octane Offense for Penn State Women's Lacrosse
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
Penn State women’s lacrosse easily shattered the program record for goals in a single season Sunday in its 14-12 win over Princeton. A big chunk of that scoring (293 tallies, to be exact) has come from the talented duo of Madison Carter and Katie O’Donnell. [Read More]
State College's Stahl to Compete in U.S. Lacrosse National Tournament State College's Stahl to Compete in U.S. Lacrosse National Tournament
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
State College Area High School sophomore Sally Stahl was selected to compete for the Central Pennsylvania team at the U.S. Lacrosse Women's National Tournament this weekend. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Ticket Information Released For 2017-18 Season Penn State Hockey: Ticket Information Released For 2017-18 Season
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“Our season ticket holders are an integral part of our success,” Head Coach Guy Gadowsky said in a release. “The atmosphere at Pegula Ice Arena is quickly getting a reputation as the best in college hockey, and our team thrives on that.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions No.6 In Athlon Preseason Poll Penn State Football: Nittany Lions No.6 In Athlon Preseason Poll
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
While the uncertainty of polling makes anything possible, it's safe for Penn State fans to assume that the Nittany Lions will enter the 2017 in the Top 10. [Read More]
6 Lessons for Beaver Stadium from the Coaches Caravan
Column
6 Lessons for Beaver Stadium from the Coaches Caravan
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Bigger may not be better, says Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour. “We’re probably going to have to say, ‘No, we‘re not going to do that. What’s the next step back from that?’ ” [Read More]
Penn State Women's Lacrosse Tops Princeton, Punches Ticket to Final Four Penn State Women's Lacrosse Tops Princeton, Punches Ticket to Final Four
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
Penn State women’s lacrosse (17-3) is heading to its second straight NCAA semifinals after a 14-12 win over Princeton Sunday at Penn State Lacrosse Field. [Read More]
Erika Spilker a Leader in Resurgence Of Penn State Women’s Lacrosse Erika Spilker a Leader in Resurgence Of Penn State Women’s Lacrosse
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
The senior defender out of Severna Park, Md., holds the rare distinction of serving as a three-year captain for the Nittany Lions, who host Princeton Sunday at 1 p.m. in the Elite Eight. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Justin King Back With Program On Staff Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Justin King Back With Program On Staff
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
From Nittany Lion and one of the best recruits to ever sign with Penn State is back on campus. Justin King, a standout two-way player from 2005-2007, returned to his alma mater this week as an assistant recruiting coordinator. [Read More]

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Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Five Nittany Lions Pick Up Honors Penn State Men's Lacrosse: Five Nittany Lions Pick Up Honors
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Penn State men's lacrosse team's successful and historic season hasn't come without plenty of postseason recognition as five Nittany Lions were named USILA All-Americans this week. [Read More]
100 Days Until Kick, 10 Thoughts On Penn State Football 100 Days Until Kick, 10 Thoughts On Penn State Football
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
10 thoughts in no particular order about Penn State football heading into the 2017 season [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Ticket Information Released For 2017-18 Season Penn State Hockey: Ticket Information Released For 2017-18 Season
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“Our season ticket holders are an integral part of our success,” Head Coach Guy Gadowsky said in a release. “The atmosphere at Pegula Ice Arena is quickly getting a reputation as the best in college hockey, and our team thrives on that.” [Read More]
Penn State Planning 'Significant Change' for Greek Life in Wake of Student's Death Penn State Planning 'Significant Change' for Greek Life in Wake of Student's Death
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State's Board of Trustees and university administrators will hold a special meeting on June 2 to consider a comprehensive set of recommendations for significant changes to fraternity and sorority life. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions No.6 In Athlon Preseason Poll Penn State Football: Nittany Lions No.6 In Athlon Preseason Poll
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
While the uncertainty of polling makes anything possible, it's safe for Penn State fans to assume that the Nittany Lions will enter the 2017 in the Top 10. [Read More]
Two Longtime Penn State Administrators to Retire; VP Headed to Ohio State Two Longtime Penn State Administrators to Retire; VP Headed to Ohio State
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State announced this month that two administrators will retire this summer after decades at the university, while a senior leader is leaving for a new position at Ohio State. [Read More]
6 Lessons for Beaver Stadium from the Coaches Caravan
Column
6 Lessons for Beaver Stadium from the Coaches Caravan
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Bigger may not be better, says Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour. “We’re probably going to have to say, ‘No, we‘re not going to do that. What’s the next step back from that?’ ” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Justin King Back With Program On Staff Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Justin King Back With Program On Staff
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
From Nittany Lion and one of the best recruits to ever sign with Penn State is back on campus. Justin King, a standout two-way player from 2005-2007, returned to his alma mater this week as an assistant recruiting coordinator. [Read More]
Beta Theta Pi Wants Court to Hold Parks Miller in Contempt Beta Theta Pi Wants Court to Hold Parks Miller in Contempt
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Attorneys for the Alpha Upsilon Chapter of Beta Theta Pi fraternity filed a motion Friday requesting that the Centre County Court of Common Pleas hold District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller in contempt. [Read More]
Local Startup Is Growing a Business by Growing Healthier, More Sustainable Turf Local Startup Is Growing a Business by Growing Healthier, More Sustainable Turf
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Hunter Swisher is growing a business while helping grass and plants grow in a healthier and more sustainable way. [Read More]
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Mike Poorman

Penn State Faces Unprecedented 3-Game Stretch vs. Michigan, Ohio State & Michigan State

It's quite the 25th anniversary gift the Big Ten Conference has dealt the Nittany Lions.

Bill Horlacher

Happier Than Ever in Happy Valley

After one year as a columnist for StateCollege.com, Bill Horlacher looks back on and updates some of his most memorable columns which connect the area's past and present.

From PSU to NYU to UVM: A Commencement Road TripRussell Frank

Allow me an exhale of deepest parental satisfaction: I’m just back from watching the youngest of my three children take his place among his sisters as a holder of a college diploma. Woo-hoo!

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