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Police Cite Multiple People During Second Penn State Rally in a Week Police Cite Multiple People During Second Penn State Rally in a Week
by Jennifer Miller

Multiple fans receive police citations for going too far while celebrating Penn State's win against Rutgers over the weekend. Full Story →

State Asks Court to Rule in Right to Know Request for Penn State E-mails State Asks Court to Rule in Right to Know Request for Penn State E-mails

Bagwell says the Sunshine Fund will ask the court to "punish the Education Department by imposing the harshest financial penalties to force these so-called 'public servants' to start respecting our right to obtain public records."

StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
Rutgers Apologizes For Poor Fan Behavior Rutgers Apologizes For Poor Fan Behavior

After the NSFW actions of some Rutgers fans garnered national attention and photos of fans decked out in “Ped State” shirts wound up in its athletic department’s official photo album, Athletic Director Julie Hermann issued a statement of apology.

StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Tim Gilbert
Penn State Football: Williams And Zettel Pick Up Weekly Honors Penn State Football: Williams And Zettel Pick Up Weekly Honors

It was a defensive effort for Penn State in last weekend's game against Rutgers and the Big Ten conference and Athlon Sports took notice -- honoring cornerback Trevor Williams and defensive tackle Anthony Zettel.

StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State Football: Nittany Lion Players’ Hearts Trump All Else
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Penn State Football: Nittany Lion Players’ Hearts Trump All Else

Victories of two points and three points – the latter in Penn State’s 13-10 win over Rutgers on Saturday night – that came on the Nittany Lions’ final drive of the game are proof positive of the team’s collective resolve.

StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman

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State College Borough Council Wants Local Police Enforcing Music Violations at Bars State College Borough Council Wants Local Police Enforcing Music Violations at Bars
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
State College Borough Council approved a resolution Monday night, which is one step in a process to once again let the local police department enforce music violations at bars and clubs. [Read More]
Ben State Football: As Sanction Era Draws To A Close Even 19-12 Looks Just Fine
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Ben State Football: As Sanction Era Draws To A Close Even 19-12 Looks Just Fine
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State has gone 19-12 since the last time Joe Paterno coached a game for the Nittany Lions. NCAA sanctions slammed the program like a ton of bricks shortly after that 10-7 victory over Illinois. The predictions that followed were all calling for the same future ... [Read More]
Renovation Plans for Holmes-Foster Park Move Forward
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Renovation Plans for Holmes-Foster Park Move Forward
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Plans for renovating State College's oldest park are moving forward after a public meeting to discuss potential plans. As we hear from the Centre County Report, some residents have voiced concerns about the future of the Holmes-Foster park. [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Monday, Sept. 15 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Monday, Sept. 15
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State, State College and Centre County are making news all over the web. Every weekday at noon we post links to some of the most noteworthy stories. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Four-Star Kelly Flips To Penn State After Receiving Offer Penn State Football: Four-Star Kelly Flips To Penn State After Receiving Offer
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
New Jersey native Daiquan Kelly finally received his coveted scholarship offer from Penn State this weekend and that was all it took for the 4-star prospect to verbally commit to the Nittany Lions according to his Twitter account. [Read More]
Military Uniforms Bring History to Life Military Uniforms Bring History to Life
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Most people have no idea about the Hessians, or even realize that some Germans fought on the side of the British,” Ed Manning says. “We’ve been of much interest to the history buffs, and of complete bafflement to the public.” [Read More]
Ray Rice Assault Reminder Domestic Violence Happens Everywhere, Including Centre County Ray Rice Assault Reminder Domestic Violence Happens Everywhere, Including Centre County
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
Between 2009 and 2014 the Victim Centered Intensive Case Management Unit for Centre County, which is housed in the State College Police Department, handled referrals of 1,226 separate domestic violence related incidents involving 1,805 victims. [Read More]
Emotion Versus Logic Play Role in Good Decisions (and Bad)
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Emotion Versus Logic Play Role in Good Decisions (and Bad)
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
When the NCAA handed down the sanctions against Penn State, many thought the rush to judgment and the decision to punish the current coaches and athletes was a decision steeped in emotions and devoid of logic. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Limit Mistakes And Make Plays In Second Half Of Victory Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Limit Mistakes And Make Plays In Second Half Of Victory
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Two things," James Franklin said after the game of his team's second half. "We made less mistakes and we made more plays. I mean, how many of those receiver screens did we just drop? It may not seem like much but it gets you six yards. A few we had the corner and the sideline was wide open. We [Read More]
Color Run Helps Penn State 'Celebrate Life'
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Color Run Helps Penn State 'Celebrate Life'
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"I think that the name of this place says everything: Happy Valley," Pomales says. "And that's how you feel here - happy." [Read More]

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Renovation Plans for Holmes-Foster Park Move Forward
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Renovation Plans for Holmes-Foster Park Move Forward
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Plans for renovating State College's oldest park are moving forward after a public meeting to discuss potential plans. As we hear from the Centre County Report, some residents have voiced concerns about the future of the Holmes-Foster park. [Read More]
Military Uniforms Bring History to Life Military Uniforms Bring History to Life
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Most people have no idea about the Hessians, or even realize that some Germans fought on the side of the British,” Ed Manning says. “We’ve been of much interest to the history buffs, and of complete bafflement to the public.” [Read More]
Color Run Helps Penn State 'Celebrate Life'
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Color Run Helps Penn State 'Celebrate Life'
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"I think that the name of this place says everything: Happy Valley," Pomales says. "And that's how you feel here - happy." [Read More]
Kids Bug Out Over Great Insect Fair at the Bryce Jordan Center Kids Bug Out Over Great Insect Fair at the Bryce Jordan Center
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“When I felt that butterfly pee on my finger, I made a lifelong enemy,” Schaffner says. [Read More]
Recycling Used Electronic Devices is Heavy Job Recycling Used Electronic Devices is Heavy Job
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Matt Allibone
Last year the CCRRA recycled 320 tons of electronic equipment. That's about 640,000 pounds or roughly the weight of 42 elephants. “We have people bring us their stuff a lot,” says Amy Shirf, the CCRRA's education coordinator. [Read More]
'Breweriana' Show Reveals Pennsylvania History 'Breweriana' Show Reveals Pennsylvania History
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“They’re antiques,” Strisofsky says. “It’s hard to find these things anymore. A lot of things like the metal signs went to scrap drives. Collecting these is all about preserving history." [Read More]
Centre County Report: Penn State vs. Rutgers Football Preview
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Centre County Report: Penn State vs. Rutgers Football Preview
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Returning to Rutgers University for an away game against the Scarlet Knights for the first time since 1955, Penn State's clash with the newest members of the Big Ten is sure to be one to remember. [Read More]
Mt. Nittany Medical Center Gives Free Screenings to Hunters Mt. Nittany Medical Center Gives Free Screenings to Hunters
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Of course, dragging a deer out of the woods is also a real test of whether you should really be out there,” Reed says. [Read More]
Rockview Inmate Sentenced to Life with No Parole for Raping Prison Worker Rockview Inmate Sentenced to Life with No Parole for Raping Prison Worker
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Best reportedly grabbed the victim from behind and choked her, preventing her from alerting other prison staff. He then knocked the woman unconscious and raped her, leaving the office after nearly half an hour. [Read More]
Despite Second-Half Shutout, Little Lions Fall to Martinsburg 27-21 Despite Second-Half Shutout, Little Lions Fall to Martinsburg 27-21
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Matt Allibone
"Our kids gave everything they had," State College head coach Matt Lintal said after his team's 27-21 loss to Martinsburg. "A few different bounces go our way and we could have been walking out of here as the first team to win on this field not named Martinsburg in a number of years." [Read More]

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Ben State Football: As Sanction Era Draws To A Close Even 19-12 Looks Just Fine
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Ben State Football: As Sanction Era Draws To A Close Even 19-12 Looks Just Fine
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State has gone 19-12 since the last time Joe Paterno coached a game for the Nittany Lions. NCAA sanctions slammed the program like a ton of bricks shortly after that 10-7 victory over Illinois. The predictions that followed were all calling for the same future ... [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Limit Mistakes And Make Plays In Second Half Of Victory Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Limit Mistakes And Make Plays In Second Half Of Victory
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Two things," James Franklin said after the game of his team's second half. "We made less mistakes and we made more plays. I mean, how many of those receiver screens did we just drop? It may not seem like much but it gets you six yards. A few we had the corner and the sideline was wide open. We [Read More]
What Christian Hackenberg Looked Like From Every Angle on Saturday Night
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What Christian Hackenberg Looked Like From Every Angle on Saturday Night
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- No matter what your vantage point, by the end of Penn State's 13-10 victory over Rutgers, the view of the Nittany Lions' quarterback was the same. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Nittany Lions' 13-10 Victory Over Rutgers Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Nittany Lions' 13-10 Victory Over Rutgers
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Handing out grades and standout player honors after Penn State's dramatic 13-10 victory over Rutgers on Saturday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: With 3:02 To Play, It Was 'Been There, Done That' For Nittany Lions Penn State Football: With 3:02 To Play, It Was 'Been There, Done That' For Nittany Lions
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Each one presents different challenges and different guys being able to adapt to those challenges and step up and make a play. It's fun to be a part of. It's fun to watch." [Read More]
Penn State And Rutgers Live Blog: Penn State Wins 13-10 Penn State And Rutgers Live Blog: Penn State Wins 13-10
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Stay with StateCollege.com for quarter-by-quarter updates from Penn State and Rutgers facing off for the first Big Ten conference game of the 2014 season. [Read More]
Centre County Report: Penn State vs. Rutgers Football Preview
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Centre County Report: Penn State vs. Rutgers Football Preview
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Returning to Rutgers University for an away game against the Scarlet Knights for the first time since 1955, Penn State's clash with the newest members of the Big Ten is sure to be one to remember. [Read More]
Despite Second-Half Shutout, Little Lions Fall to Martinsburg 27-21 Despite Second-Half Shutout, Little Lions Fall to Martinsburg 27-21
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Matt Allibone
"Our kids gave everything they had," State College head coach Matt Lintal said after his team's 27-21 loss to Martinsburg. "A few different bounces go our way and we could have been walking out of here as the first team to win on this field not named Martinsburg in a number of years." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Gameday Media Coverage For Penn State Rutgers Penn State Football: Gameday Media Coverage For Penn State Rutgers
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
Rutgers is coming into the game undefeated after beating FCS opponent Howard 38-25 last weekend. Penn State is also undefeated after beating UCF in Ireland, and defeating Akron in James Franklin's home opener last week. [Read More]
Rutgers vs. Penn State: A Dozen Key Matchups On and Off The Field Tonight Rutgers vs. Penn State: A Dozen Key Matchups On and Off The Field Tonight
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Dueling women AD's. The first college football game ever vs. Rutgers' first Big Ten game. James, John and Ralph. A week with good news for Penn State and bad news for Rutgers. The storylines never stop... [Read More]

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Ben State Football: As Sanction Era Draws To A Close Even 19-12 Looks Just Fine
Column
Ben State Football: As Sanction Era Draws To A Close Even 19-12 Looks Just Fine
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State has gone 19-12 since the last time Joe Paterno coached a game for the Nittany Lions. NCAA sanctions slammed the program like a ton of bricks shortly after that 10-7 victory over Illinois. The predictions that followed were all calling for the same future ... [Read More]
Penn State Football: Four-Star Kelly Flips To Penn State After Receiving Offer Penn State Football: Four-Star Kelly Flips To Penn State After Receiving Offer
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
New Jersey native Daiquan Kelly finally received his coveted scholarship offer from Penn State this weekend and that was all it took for the 4-star prospect to verbally commit to the Nittany Lions according to his Twitter account. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Limit Mistakes And Make Plays In Second Half Of Victory Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Limit Mistakes And Make Plays In Second Half Of Victory
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Two things," James Franklin said after the game of his team's second half. "We made less mistakes and we made more plays. I mean, how many of those receiver screens did we just drop? It may not seem like much but it gets you six yards. A few we had the corner and the sideline was wide open. We [Read More]
Color Run Helps Penn State 'Celebrate Life'
Photos
Color Run Helps Penn State 'Celebrate Life'
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"I think that the name of this place says everything: Happy Valley," Pomales says. "And that's how you feel here - happy." [Read More]
What Christian Hackenberg Looked Like From Every Angle on Saturday Night
Column
What Christian Hackenberg Looked Like From Every Angle on Saturday Night
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- No matter what your vantage point, by the end of Penn State's 13-10 victory over Rutgers, the view of the Nittany Lions' quarterback was the same. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Nittany Lions' 13-10 Victory Over Rutgers Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Nittany Lions' 13-10 Victory Over Rutgers
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Handing out grades and standout player honors after Penn State's dramatic 13-10 victory over Rutgers on Saturday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: With 3:02 To Play, It Was 'Been There, Done That' For Nittany Lions Penn State Football: With 3:02 To Play, It Was 'Been There, Done That' For Nittany Lions
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Each one presents different challenges and different guys being able to adapt to those challenges and step up and make a play. It's fun to be a part of. It's fun to watch." [Read More]
Penn State And Rutgers Live Blog: Penn State Wins 13-10 Penn State And Rutgers Live Blog: Penn State Wins 13-10
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Stay with StateCollege.com for quarter-by-quarter updates from Penn State and Rutgers facing off for the first Big Ten conference game of the 2014 season. [Read More]
Centre County Report: Penn State vs. Rutgers Football Preview
Video
Centre County Report: Penn State vs. Rutgers Football Preview
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Returning to Rutgers University for an away game against the Scarlet Knights for the first time since 1955, Penn State's clash with the newest members of the Big Ten is sure to be one to remember. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Gameday Media Coverage For Penn State Rutgers Penn State Football: Gameday Media Coverage For Penn State Rutgers
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
Rutgers is coming into the game undefeated after beating FCS opponent Howard 38-25 last weekend. Penn State is also undefeated after beating UCF in Ireland, and defeating Akron in James Franklin's home opener last week. [Read More]
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Ben Jones

Ben State Football: As Sanction Era Draws To A Close Even 19-12 Looks Just Fine

Penn State has gone 19-12 since the last time Joe Paterno coached a game for the Nittany Lions. NCAA sanctions slammed the program like a ton of bricks shortly after that 10-7 victory over Illinois. The predictions that followed were all calling for the same future ...

Patty Kleban

Emotion Versus Logic Play Role in Good Decisions (and Bad)

When the NCAA handed down the sanctions against Penn State, many thought the rush to judgment and the decision to punish the current coaches and athletes was a decision steeped in emotions and devoid of logic.

Penn State Football: Nittany Lion Players’ Hearts Trump All ElseMike Poorman

Victories of two points and three points – the latter in Penn State’s 13-10 win over Rutgers on Saturday night – that came on the Nittany Lions’ final drive of the game are proof positive of the team’s collective resolve.

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