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Bellefonte Renaissance: A Victorian Jewel Shines Again

- Samantha Chavanic, Town&Gown

A quick walk through Bellefonte’s downtown showcases the regeneration efforts spearheaded by the town’s borough council, county commissioners, entrepreneurs, and residents. New businesses, building restorations, and renovations of landmarks like the Cadillac Building and the former Garman Theatr


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College Coaches' Salaries and the Cost of Doing Business
Column
College Coaches' Salaries and the Cost of Doing Business
5 hours ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
On May 25, Penn State filed its annual Right-to-Know Law Report with the governor’s office, the General Assembly, the Auditor General and the State Library. It then takes a few weeks to get released to the public, and when it invariably does, it makes the news. [Read More]
StateCollege.com Columnist Wins National Honor StateCollege.com Columnist Wins National Honor
6 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
StateCollege.com columnist Russell Frank was recently honored for his work by the National Society of Newspaper Columnists. [Read More]
Spring Township Police First in County to Use License Plate Readers Spring Township Police First in County to Use License Plate Readers
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Spring Township Police Department cruisers are now equipped with license plate reader technology that automatically scans vehicle tags and detects violations. [Read More]
Levi Lamb Day to Recognize Pioneering Penn State Athlete and Fallen Soldier Levi Lamb Day to Recognize Pioneering Penn State Athlete and Fallen Soldier
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The Penn State All-Sports Museum and Nittany Lion Club will host Levi Lamb Day on Wednesday, honoring the life and career of the renowned three-sport Nittany Lion athlete who died while serving in World War I. [Read More]
Art, Nature and History Converge at Rhoneymeade Sculpture Garden Art, Nature and History Converge at Rhoneymeade Sculpture Garden
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Karen Walker
Tucked away along Route 45, between Boalsburg and Centre Hall proper, lies a charming oasis where agriculture, history, nature and art intersect in an informal, yet purposefully designed, setting. [Read More]
The Pack is Full. Will He Hoist It? Stay Tuned.
Column
The Pack is Full. Will He Hoist It? Stay Tuned.
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
I bought a new backpack this spring without it ever occurring to me that I might soon be too old for backpacking, if I’m not too old already. [Read More]
Penn State Football: How the Big Ten Has Changed Since Meyer & Franklin Arrived
Column
Penn State Football: How the Big Ten Has Changed Since Meyer & Franklin Arrived
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“Urban and I had a pretty good conversation about this at the Big Ten meetings in Arizona,” James Franklin said. “It was about how the league has changed from when he first got here to now. It’s interesting, but that’s what has made it so exciting.” [Read More]
Traffic Pattern Change Coming to Atherton Street Project Traffic Pattern Change Coming to Atherton Street Project
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
With construction and utility relocation continuing for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's multi-year North Atherton Street improvement project, motorists can expect a change in traffic pattern through part of the work zone and continued lane closures and travel delays. [Read More]
Congregation Opens Giving Garden to the Public Congregation Opens Giving Garden to the Public
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
Over at Mount Nittany United Methodist Church, Joanna Jones likes to say to the congregation on Branch Road in State College that “church is a verb.” To Jones and her husband, Bob, the verbs are gardening and giving. [Read More]
Former Penn State Quarterback Sean Schellenger Stabbed to Death in Philadelphia Former Penn State Quarterback Sean Schellenger Stabbed to Death in Philadelphia
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
Former Penn State football quarterback Sean Schellenger died on July 12 after a stabbing in Philadelphia. [Read More]

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College Coaches' Salaries and the Cost of Doing Business
Column
College Coaches' Salaries and the Cost of Doing Business
5 hours ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
On May 25, Penn State filed its annual Right-to-Know Law Report with the governor’s office, the General Assembly, the Auditor General and the State Library. It then takes a few weeks to get released to the public, and when it invariably does, it makes the news. [Read More]
StateCollege.com Columnist Wins National Honor StateCollege.com Columnist Wins National Honor
6 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
StateCollege.com columnist Russell Frank was recently honored for his work by the National Society of Newspaper Columnists. [Read More]
Spring Township Police First in County to Use License Plate Readers Spring Township Police First in County to Use License Plate Readers
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Spring Township Police Department cruisers are now equipped with license plate reader technology that automatically scans vehicle tags and detects violations. [Read More]
Art, Nature and History Converge at Rhoneymeade Sculpture Garden Art, Nature and History Converge at Rhoneymeade Sculpture Garden
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Karen Walker
Tucked away along Route 45, between Boalsburg and Centre Hall proper, lies a charming oasis where agriculture, history, nature and art intersect in an informal, yet purposefully designed, setting. [Read More]
The Pack is Full. Will He Hoist It? Stay Tuned.
Column
The Pack is Full. Will He Hoist It? Stay Tuned.
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
I bought a new backpack this spring without it ever occurring to me that I might soon be too old for backpacking, if I’m not too old already. [Read More]
Traffic Pattern Change Coming to Atherton Street Project Traffic Pattern Change Coming to Atherton Street Project
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
With construction and utility relocation continuing for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's multi-year North Atherton Street improvement project, motorists can expect a change in traffic pattern through part of the work zone and continued lane closures and travel delays. [Read More]
Congregation Opens Giving Garden to the Public Congregation Opens Giving Garden to the Public
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
Over at Mount Nittany United Methodist Church, Joanna Jones likes to say to the congregation on Branch Road in State College that “church is a verb.” To Jones and her husband, Bob, the verbs are gardening and giving. [Read More]
CATA Among First Recipients of Vanpool Grants CATA Among First Recipients of Vanpool Grants
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Centre Area Transportation Authority is one of two inaugural grant recipients of Pennsylvania's Vanpool Incentive Program to provide low-cost alternatives for people to commute to work. [Read More]
Recreation Plan Introduced for Rothrock State Forest Trails Recreation Plan Introduced for Rothrock State Forest Trails
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
The Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources introduced its five- to 10-year recreation plan for Rothrock State Forest after a two-year study determined the best way to manage a trail system that is heavily used in areas closest to State College. [Read More]
Toontown Klowns Take Clowning Around Seriously Toontown Klowns Take Clowning Around Seriously
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Karen Walker
Members of Toontown Klowns will perform on Saturday in the Center Court Youth Area of the People’s Choice Festival, where they’ll be entertaining kids with pocket magic and their balloon-tying skills. [Read More]

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Levi Lamb Day to Recognize Pioneering Penn State Athlete and Fallen Soldier Levi Lamb Day to Recognize Pioneering Penn State Athlete and Fallen Soldier
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The Penn State All-Sports Museum and Nittany Lion Club will host Levi Lamb Day on Wednesday, honoring the life and career of the renowned three-sport Nittany Lion athlete who died while serving in World War I. [Read More]
Penn State Football: How the Big Ten Has Changed Since Meyer & Franklin Arrived
Column
Penn State Football: How the Big Ten Has Changed Since Meyer & Franklin Arrived
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“Urban and I had a pretty good conversation about this at the Big Ten meetings in Arizona,” James Franklin said. “It was about how the league has changed from when he first got here to now. It’s interesting, but that’s what has made it so exciting.” [Read More]
Former Penn State Quarterback Sean Schellenger Stabbed to Death in Philadelphia Former Penn State Quarterback Sean Schellenger Stabbed to Death in Philadelphia
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
Former Penn State football quarterback Sean Schellenger died on July 12 after a stabbing in Philadelphia. [Read More]
Penn State Football: As Program Rises, So Too Do Secondary Market Prices Penn State Football: As Program Rises, So Too Do Secondary Market Prices
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
One of the best ways to judge the value of program, at least in the eyes of fans willing to cough up the money to see a team play in person: the starting prices on the secondary market in the middle of the summer. [Read More]
Penn State's To Tell the Truth: Tommy Stevens Isn’t Sure Where He’s Playing, Either
Column
Penn State's To Tell the Truth: Tommy Stevens Isn’t Sure Where He’s Playing, Either
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Will Stevens be the talented back-up quarterback to a Heisman Trophy candidate? Or will he be The Lion, a pass-catch-run triple-threat playing a potentially potent position concocted by head coach James Franklin? [Read More]
St. Joe’s Suspends Football Program for 2018 St. Joe’s Suspends Football Program for 2018
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette
For the first time since the fall of 2012, Saint Joseph’s Catholic Academy will not have a football team. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Out Of Conference Slate Announced Penn State Basketball: Out Of Conference Slate Announced
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball announced its the 2018-19 nonconference schedule on Wednesday afternoon. [Read More]
Allen Resigns as State High Baseball Coach Allen Resigns as State High Baseball Coach
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Troy Allen has stepped down after three seasons as State College Area High School's head baseball coach, leading the Little Lions to District 6 titles each of the past two seasons. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Add Another To 2019 Class Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Add Another To 2019 Class
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I am committing to this school because they have everything I need and I'm really happy to join a big family and I want to say thank you to Coach Chambers and Coach Urgo for giving me this opportunity." He said online. [Read More]
Penn State Football: July Mailbag As Camp Draws Near Penn State Football: July Mailbag As Camp Draws Near
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's mailbag time. Thanks to Twitter followers for sending along a few offseason questions to answer as the Nittany Lions head into the middle of July with training camp not too far away. [Read More]

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College Coaches' Salaries and the Cost of Doing Business
Column
College Coaches' Salaries and the Cost of Doing Business
5 hours ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
On May 25, Penn State filed its annual Right-to-Know Law Report with the governor’s office, the General Assembly, the Auditor General and the State Library. It then takes a few weeks to get released to the public, and when it invariably does, it makes the news. [Read More]
Levi Lamb Day to Recognize Pioneering Penn State Athlete and Fallen Soldier Levi Lamb Day to Recognize Pioneering Penn State Athlete and Fallen Soldier
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The Penn State All-Sports Museum and Nittany Lion Club will host Levi Lamb Day on Wednesday, honoring the life and career of the renowned three-sport Nittany Lion athlete who died while serving in World War I. [Read More]
Penn State Football: How the Big Ten Has Changed Since Meyer & Franklin Arrived
Column
Penn State Football: How the Big Ten Has Changed Since Meyer & Franklin Arrived
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“Urban and I had a pretty good conversation about this at the Big Ten meetings in Arizona,” James Franklin said. “It was about how the league has changed from when he first got here to now. It’s interesting, but that’s what has made it so exciting.” [Read More]
Former Penn State Quarterback Sean Schellenger Stabbed to Death in Philadelphia Former Penn State Quarterback Sean Schellenger Stabbed to Death in Philadelphia
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
Former Penn State football quarterback Sean Schellenger died on July 12 after a stabbing in Philadelphia. [Read More]
Penn State Football: As Program Rises, So Too Do Secondary Market Prices Penn State Football: As Program Rises, So Too Do Secondary Market Prices
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
One of the best ways to judge the value of program, at least in the eyes of fans willing to cough up the money to see a team play in person: the starting prices on the secondary market in the middle of the summer. [Read More]
Penn State's To Tell the Truth: Tommy Stevens Isn’t Sure Where He’s Playing, Either
Column
Penn State's To Tell the Truth: Tommy Stevens Isn’t Sure Where He’s Playing, Either
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Will Stevens be the talented back-up quarterback to a Heisman Trophy candidate? Or will he be The Lion, a pass-catch-run triple-threat playing a potentially potent position concocted by head coach James Franklin? [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Out Of Conference Slate Announced Penn State Basketball: Out Of Conference Slate Announced
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball announced its the 2018-19 nonconference schedule on Wednesday afternoon. [Read More]
CATA to Offer Expanded Blue Loop Service During Arts Festival CATA to Offer Expanded Blue Loop Service During Arts Festival
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
CATA will once again provide expanded Blue Loop bus service during the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts from Wednesday, July 11, through Sunday, July 15. [Read More]
What Should Happen to Houses of Suspended and Former Fraternities? What Should Happen to Houses of Suspended and Former Fraternities?
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
As State College continues work on its first major zoning ordinance rewrite in decades, borough council and planning commission held a joint work session on Monday night to discuss three major components -- boundaries and uses for downtown districts, the potential for light industrial zoning in the [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Add Another To 2019 Class Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Add Another To 2019 Class
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I am committing to this school because they have everything I need and I'm really happy to join a big family and I want to say thank you to Coach Chambers and Coach Urgo for giving me this opportunity." He said online. [Read More]
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John Hook

College Coaches' Salaries and the Cost of Doing Business

On May 25, Penn State filed its annual Right-to-Know Law Report with the governor’s office, the General Assembly, the Auditor General and the State Library. It then takes a few weeks to get released to the public, and when it invariably does, it makes the news.

Russell Frank

The Pack is Full. Will He Hoist It? Stay Tuned.

I bought a new backpack this spring without it ever occurring to me that I might soon be too old for backpacking, if I’m not too old already.

Penn State Football: How the Big Ten Has Changed Since Meyer & Franklin ArrivedMike Poorman

“Urban and I had a pretty good conversation about this at the Big Ten meetings in Arizona,” James Franklin said. “It was about how the league has changed from when he first got here to now. It’s interesting, but that’s what has made it so exciting.”

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