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Letter: Ron Madrid Is a Humble Public Servant and the Right Choice for Mayor
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Letter: Ron Madrid Is a Humble Public Servant and the Right Choice for Mayor
3 days ago - StateCollege.com
Ron Madrid is the right man, in the right place, at the right moment in time for our community. [Read More]
Letter: Stop Access to Park Forest Avenue from Planned Patton Crossing
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Letter: Stop Access to Park Forest Avenue from Planned Patton Crossing
2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
The plan as it is presented will remove 2.1 acres of natural forest to create an access road from Park Forest Avenue into this new commercial and residential development and to add additional buildings to this very crowded 30-acre parcel. [Read More]
Letter: Drivers, Watch Your Wallets
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Letter: Drivers, Watch Your Wallets
9 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
In many areas where red-light cameras have been used, or strict speed enforcement was done, crashes increased. Pennsylvania has an epidemic of poor engineering and predatory enforcement. We should set 85th percentile speed limits, make yellow lights longer, and use stop signs only where needed. Curr [Read More]
Letter: Cantorna Works for Victims
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Letter: Cantorna Works for Victims
23 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Bernie Cantorna works hard for victims. His dedication to persons who have been wronged and the countless hours he has spent working to correct those wrongs is admirable. [Read More]
Letter: Brian Marshall for Centre County Judge
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Letter: Brian Marshall for Centre County Judge
23 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Most people don’t ever plan to appear before a judge. If one day they find themselves in a courtroom, we think they would want to know the person on the bench has not only the skills and experience to be a judge, but is also patient, compassionate, and committed to integrity and fairness. Brian Ma [Read More]
Letter: Stacy Parks Miller for DA
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Letter: Stacy Parks Miller for DA
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
I believe that in the upcoming election for district attorney that we must ignore innuendos and smears and focus on experience and results. [Read More]
Letter: Elect Bernie Cantorna DA
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Letter: Elect Bernie Cantorna DA
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
I am writing to implore Centre County residents to elect Bernie Cantorna to the office of District Attorney. Survivors of domestic and sexual violence are in great need of a prosecutor who will work to provide them with their right to justice. Bernie Cantorna will be that prosecutor. [Read More]
Letter: Marshall Will Treat All with Dignity and Respect
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Letter: Marshall Will Treat All with Dignity and Respect
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
I have known Brian Marshall for almost 10 years and consider him the best candidate for Centre County Judge. Beyond having the required skills and experience to serve in this position, he has an appropriate judicial temperament, meaning we can be assured everyone who enters the courtroom will be tre [Read More]
Letter: Casey McClain Is Most Qualified for District Judge Spot
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Letter: Casey McClain Is Most Qualified for District Judge Spot
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Centre County is fortunate to have a handful of qualified candidates vying to fill the vacant magisterial district judgeship, but Casey McClain stands out among the pack. He has the best combination of experience, knowledge of substantive law and judicial temperament of all the candidates. [Read More]
Letter: Marshall Has Knowledge, Temperament to Make a Fine Judge
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Letter: Marshall Has Knowledge, Temperament to Make a Fine Judge
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
I am confident that Brian will continue our local tradition of calm and patient judges, who are respectful of those who appear before them. [Read More]
Letter: McGlaughlin Will Bring Competence, Character as Centre County Judge
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Letter: McGlaughlin Will Bring Competence, Character as Centre County Judge
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
I consider two key factors in supporting Ron McGlaughlin for judge: competence and character. [Read More]
Letter: DA Candidate Cantorna Is Compassionate, Courageous and Fair
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Letter: DA Candidate Cantorna Is Compassionate, Courageous and Fair
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
He would be a District Attorney we will all be proud of, and I hope he will be elected. [Read More]
Letter: Alice Pope Represents Values of Recent Graduates
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Letter: Alice Pope Represents Values of Recent Graduates
29 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
My recent experience as a student confirms my support for Alice Pope, who deserves a second term because of her ongoing contributions to pressing issues facing the university. [Read More]
Letter: Alice Pope Brings Important Perspective to Penn State Board
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Letter: Alice Pope Brings Important Perspective to Penn State Board
31 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Alice brings an authentic and experienced faculty voice to the BOT -- a voice that many in the Penn State community recognize as needing further expansion. [Read More]
NFL Should Take a Page from College Football's Playbook
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NFL Should Take a Page from College Football's Playbook
36 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
The most watched sporting event of the year accompanied by great hype and multimillion dollar advertisements was flawed. [Read More]
An Open Letter to the Rioters
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An Open Letter to the Rioters
45 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
I want to say I get it. I want to be able to say I understand, that we've all been there. Except we haven't. Most of us haven't rioted for no reason. Most of us haven't destroyed public and private property because we wanted to celebrate. [Read More]
Letter: Clinton Will Bring Knowledge, Leadership to Presidency
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Letter: Clinton Will Bring Knowledge, Leadership to Presidency
54 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Donald Trump has identified some legitimate concerns regarding difficulties we Americans face. But instead of presenting thorough and reasoned answers he has encouraged fear, anger, and hatred. [Read More]
Letter: True Strength Is Not Bombast
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Letter: True Strength Is Not Bombast
55 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
I urge those of you who are unsure of how you will vote in November to consider what it would mean to have a man who is a bully, and who supports bullies, have the keys to our nuclear weapons. [Read More]
Letter: Clinton Has Best Plan for Students and Families
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Letter: Clinton Has Best Plan for Students and Families
56 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
I am a retired professor of engineering and a woman. Having spent 35 years teaching in public universities, I have witnessed students struggling to put themselves through college, often the first in their family to do so. [Read More]
Letter: Hillary & Eleanor
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Letter: Hillary & Eleanor
56 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Eleanor Roosevelt was mocked — the same kind of thing Hillary Clinton has had to endure. Hillary's history needs to be shouted out loud and clear, even to her supporters. [Read More]
Letter: Remembering the Early Days of State College Little League
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Letter: Remembering the Early Days of State College Little League
57 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
I enjoyed the Gill Field article by Bill Horlacher. The first days of State College Little League as I remember them may add to his history. [Read More]
Letter: Two Fans Speak Out
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Letter: Two Fans Speak Out
57 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
The governing board and administrative leadership at Penn State have failed in their responsibilities to this University at every level. [Read More]
New Year Set to Get Off to a Chilly, Messy Start
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New Year Set to Get Off to a Chilly, Messy Start
147 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
This New Year's Eve, the champagne won't be the only thing on ice. There will be some breezy winds making the temperature feel like it's close to zero. At some point over the weekend it's going to get messy. "It's going to depend on how quickly we change over to sleet and then freezing rain." [Read More]
NCAA Damaged Penn State's Reputation: 'They Owe Us'
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NCAA Damaged Penn State's Reputation: 'They Owe Us'
155 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
1) The wins earned by student athletes who had nothing to do with any of the allegations contained in the Freeh report and were improperly taken by the NCAA should be restored 2) The monetary penalty should be removed and all of our money taken from innocent students be returned [Read More]
Best Practices Should Guide Restructuring of Penn State Board of Trustees
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Best Practices Should Guide Restructuring of Penn State Board of Trustees
156 weeks ago - StateCollege.com
Penn State has evolved into a complex, multi-faceted modern university since our founding as "Farmers' High School" in 1855, and our board composition should reflect that reality. [Read More]

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