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Penn State Representative Ordered to Testify at Hearing, Produce Large Number of Documents Penn State Representative Ordered to Testify at Hearing, Produce Large Number of Documents
by Michael Martin Garrett

New documents filed Thursday say that the court has ordered Paula Ammerman, former director of Penn State’s board of trustees office, to testify at a hearing and produce “all documents that [she] created, sent or received as Secretary to the Board of Trustees that relate or refer to Sandusky, Pa Full Story →

Penn State Football: Smith Dishes Out Goods On Apke, Plan To Contain Maryland Attack Penn State Football: Smith Dishes Out Goods On Apke, Plan To Contain Maryland Attack

"Troy is an extremely athletic kid. He is very explosive. He is very fast. He has very good size. He's also a bright kid. He's going to bring added athleticism to us," Smith said.

StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Maryland Edition Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Maryland Edition

Penn State and Maryland hit the field for a contest that could determine how the final four games of the regular season go for the Nittany Lions.

StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Police Seek Help Identifying Indecent Assault Suspect Police Seek Help Identifying Indecent Assault Suspect

The man exposed himself and attempted to touch the victim inappropriately above and under her clothing, according to the news release. He reportedly threatened to hurt the victim is she did have sex with him.

StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
NCAA Asks Court to Deny Corman, McCord Request for Decision NCAA Asks Court to Deny Corman, McCord Request for Decision

The two state officers requested a partial judgment on their lawsuit against the NCAA on October 15. The NCAA asks the court to deny this request in new documents filed on Wednesday.

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Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Late Surge Makes It Four Straight With 3-2 Victory Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Late Surge Makes It Four Straight With 3-2 Victory
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State scored twice in 16 seconds in the final three minutes of play to upend Bentley on Friday night. The Nittany Lions are now 5-1-2 on the year. [Read More]
New Juror Donation Program Helps Fund Children Advocacy, Senior Services New Juror Donation Program Helps Fund Children Advocacy, Senior Services
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Kistler said jurors will now have the option to save themselves a little time and hassle while supporting four local organizations. Jurors can chose to either to “not burden the taxpayers” by returning the payment to the county, or they can donate it to the Centre County Child Access Center, the [Read More]
Going Pink: Breast Cancer Photo Exhibit Brings Disease Into Focus Going Pink: Breast Cancer Photo Exhibit Brings Disease Into Focus
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Matt Allibone
“First off, it puts a face to the people,” Miller says. “One out of eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer, which is a huge number, but when you see the face, they’re not just another name or statistic anymore. They’re somebody’s sister or aunt or mother or grandmother ... [Read More]
Penn State Lantern Tour Brings Famous Figures Back for Halloween Penn State Lantern Tour Brings Famous Figures Back for Halloween
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Everyone from professional football player John Cappelletti to former university president George Atherton will return for one night, when they will inhabit campus to guide visitors through Penn State’s history by lantern light. [Read More]
State Funds Pave Way for Road Improvements in Patton Township and Pedestrian Paths in State College State Funds Pave Way for Road Improvements in Patton Township and Pedestrian Paths in State College
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“This project had been prodding forward slowly, when we’d thought we’d have to do one intersection per year for four years with only local funding,” Erickson says. “Then, as we were looking at this project earlier this year, we learned about this new PennDOT grant.” [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Knock Off Bentley 3-2 Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Knock Off Bentley 3-2
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State improved to 4-1-2 on the year as the Nittany Lions upended Bentley on Thursday night 3-2 despite a late push to tie the game in front of a strong Pegula Ice Arena crowd. [Read More]
For James Franklin, Lessons Learned at Maryland Helped Lead to November Success
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For James Franklin, Lessons Learned at Maryland Helped Lead to November Success
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“I’ll never forget the one year we played in the BCS Orange Bowl and we had the same practice for the bowl game that we had for camp,” Franklin recalled of his Maryland days. “We landed and never went to the hotel. We went straight to the field and did two-a-days.” [Read More]
Police Capture Eric Frein, Suspected of Killing Officer From Penn State Police Capture Eric Frein, Suspected of Killing Officer From Penn State
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Ted Hozza
Frein was on the FBI’s Most Wanted list during the 48-day manhunt throughout Pennsylvania. The suspected killer had been on the run since he allegedly ambushed Dickson outside the Blooming Grove Barracks on Sept. 12. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Uplifting Athletes Breaks $1 Million Mark Penn State Football: Uplifting Athletes Breaks $1 Million Mark
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We all work really hard on it," said Kline. "It's something we take a lot of pride in and really enjoy doing. It's a great opportunity for us to give back and the players get behind it. It's a huge testament to what we do here at Penn State and how seriously we take giving back to others." [Read More]
Centre County Report: Diver Trains for Olympics at McCoy Natatorium
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Centre County Report: Diver Trains for Olympics at McCoy Natatorium
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
There's an Olympic-caliber athlete right here in State College, aiming to go for the gold in 2016 in Rio. Her training is intense, constant and mesmerizing to watch. [Read More]

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New Juror Donation Program Helps Fund Children Advocacy, Senior Services New Juror Donation Program Helps Fund Children Advocacy, Senior Services
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Kistler said jurors will now have the option to save themselves a little time and hassle while supporting four local organizations. Jurors can chose to either to “not burden the taxpayers” by returning the payment to the county, or they can donate it to the Centre County Child Access Center, the [Read More]
Going Pink: Breast Cancer Photo Exhibit Brings Disease Into Focus Going Pink: Breast Cancer Photo Exhibit Brings Disease Into Focus
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Matt Allibone
“First off, it puts a face to the people,” Miller says. “One out of eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer, which is a huge number, but when you see the face, they’re not just another name or statistic anymore. They’re somebody’s sister or aunt or mother or grandmother ... [Read More]
Penn State Lantern Tour Brings Famous Figures Back for Halloween Penn State Lantern Tour Brings Famous Figures Back for Halloween
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Everyone from professional football player John Cappelletti to former university president George Atherton will return for one night, when they will inhabit campus to guide visitors through Penn State’s history by lantern light. [Read More]
State Funds Pave Way for Road Improvements in Patton Township and Pedestrian Paths in State College State Funds Pave Way for Road Improvements in Patton Township and Pedestrian Paths in State College
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“This project had been prodding forward slowly, when we’d thought we’d have to do one intersection per year for four years with only local funding,” Erickson says. “Then, as we were looking at this project earlier this year, we learned about this new PennDOT grant.” [Read More]
Centre County Report: Diver Trains for Olympics at McCoy Natatorium
Video
Centre County Report: Diver Trains for Olympics at McCoy Natatorium
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
There's an Olympic-caliber athlete right here in State College, aiming to go for the gold in 2016 in Rio. Her training is intense, constant and mesmerizing to watch. [Read More]
Trick-or-Treating Safety Tips, Chilly Temperatures Expected Trick-or-Treating Safety Tips, Chilly Temperatures Expected
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
The Halloween tradition officially starts at 6 and runs until 8 p.m. for the State College borough, as well as College, Ferguson, Harris and Patton townships. Halfmoon Township’s trick-or-treating fun will run from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. [Read More]
Congressional Election Spotlight: Kerith Strano Taylor on Partisan Politics, Compromise & Minimum Wage Congressional Election Spotlight: Kerith Strano Taylor on Partisan Politics, Compromise & Minimum Wage
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“The folks I talk to are angry and disenfranchised. They feel their government has been bought, and I don’t think they’re wrong,” Strano Taylor says. “We don’t have politicians beholden to their constituents; we have politicians beholden to their donors.” [Read More]
New Documents Released in Boal Mansion CEO Child Sex Abuse Cases New Documents Released in Boal Mansion CEO Child Sex Abuse Cases
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
The affidavit of probable cause filed by the State College Police Department, unsealed on Monday, details the incident that led to Lee’s October arrest. On June 26, police received a report that Lee had allegedly abused a 17-year-old boy from the United Arab Emirates. [Read More]
Information Fair Engages Community on High School Project Information Fair Engages Community on High School Project
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“We have the student perspective, but we need the parents’ outside perspective too,” Marsh says. “If we’re going to make this school the best it can be, we need as many perspectives as we can get.” [Read More]
Route 322 To Undergo Major Upgrades to Improve Safety, Efficiency Route 322 To Undergo Major Upgrades to Improve Safety, Efficiency
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“When the funding was pulled from this project over a decade ago, we were told this would never happen,” State Senator Jake Corman said at the groundbreaking ceremony. [Read More]

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Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Late Surge Makes It Four Straight With 3-2 Victory Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Late Surge Makes It Four Straight With 3-2 Victory
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State scored twice in 16 seconds in the final three minutes of play to upend Bentley on Friday night. The Nittany Lions are now 5-1-2 on the year. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Knock Off Bentley 3-2 Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Knock Off Bentley 3-2
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State improved to 4-1-2 on the year as the Nittany Lions upended Bentley on Thursday night 3-2 despite a late push to tie the game in front of a strong Pegula Ice Arena crowd. [Read More]
For James Franklin, Lessons Learned at Maryland Helped Lead to November Success
Column
For James Franklin, Lessons Learned at Maryland Helped Lead to November Success
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“I’ll never forget the one year we played in the BCS Orange Bowl and we had the same practice for the bowl game that we had for camp,” Franklin recalled of his Maryland days. “We landed and never went to the hotel. We went straight to the field and did two-a-days.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Uplifting Athletes Breaks $1 Million Mark Penn State Football: Uplifting Athletes Breaks $1 Million Mark
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We all work really hard on it," said Kline. "It's something we take a lot of pride in and really enjoy doing. It's a great opportunity for us to give back and the players get behind it. It's a huge testament to what we do here at Penn State and how seriously we take giving back to others." [Read More]
Centre County Report: Diver Trains for Olympics at McCoy Natatorium
Video
Centre County Report: Diver Trains for Olympics at McCoy Natatorium
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
There's an Olympic-caliber athlete right here in State College, aiming to go for the gold in 2016 in Rio. Her training is intense, constant and mesmerizing to watch. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Looking For Consistency Against Bentley Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Looking For Consistency Against Bentley
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hits the ice on Thursday night to face Bentley for the first of a two game series, the Nittany Lions will look to keep the consistency headed int he right direction. A win on Thursday night would give Penn State three straight wins after sweeping Holy Cross last weekend for the first ser [Read More]
StateCollege.Com Penn State Football Podcast: Maryland Edition StateCollege.Com Penn State Football Podcast: Maryland Edition
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Ben and Greg tackle all of the issues from the past week against Ohio State and dish out some thoughts on this weekend and a meeting with Maryland on deck for the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Lynch Ready To Take Over At No.2 Spot Penn State Football: Lynch Ready To Take Over At No.2 Spot
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"My preparation for this week or last week hasn't changed," he said, "It hasn't changed since the day I've got here. Now I've just got to be more focused on game days." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hull Snubbed From Award List Despite Outstanding Season Penn State Football: Hull Snubbed From Award List Despite Outstanding Season
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I don't know if I could find something that I would say in terms of his preparation and his demeanor that I would want more from. How he is in meetings, how he is out at practice, you know, his focus, his attention to detail, his work ethic, how coachable he is" [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Hoping Punting Woes Will End With Open Competition Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Hoping Punting Woes Will End With Open Competition
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think kicking, shooting hoops, things like that they tend to be streaky, especially when you're young and inexperienced you can be streaky." Franklin said. [Read More]

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Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Late Surge Makes It Four Straight With 3-2 Victory Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Late Surge Makes It Four Straight With 3-2 Victory
7 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State scored twice in 16 seconds in the final three minutes of play to upend Bentley on Friday night. The Nittany Lions are now 5-1-2 on the year. [Read More]
Penn State Lantern Tour Brings Famous Figures Back for Halloween Penn State Lantern Tour Brings Famous Figures Back for Halloween
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Everyone from professional football player John Cappelletti to former university president George Atherton will return for one night, when they will inhabit campus to guide visitors through Penn State’s history by lantern light. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Knock Off Bentley 3-2 Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Knock Off Bentley 3-2
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State improved to 4-1-2 on the year as the Nittany Lions upended Bentley on Thursday night 3-2 despite a late push to tie the game in front of a strong Pegula Ice Arena crowd. [Read More]
For James Franklin, Lessons Learned at Maryland Helped Lead to November Success
Column
For James Franklin, Lessons Learned at Maryland Helped Lead to November Success
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“I’ll never forget the one year we played in the BCS Orange Bowl and we had the same practice for the bowl game that we had for camp,” Franklin recalled of his Maryland days. “We landed and never went to the hotel. We went straight to the field and did two-a-days.” [Read More]
Police Capture Eric Frein, Suspected of Killing Officer From Penn State Police Capture Eric Frein, Suspected of Killing Officer From Penn State
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Ted Hozza
Frein was on the FBI’s Most Wanted list during the 48-day manhunt throughout Pennsylvania. The suspected killer had been on the run since he allegedly ambushed Dickson outside the Blooming Grove Barracks on Sept. 12. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Uplifting Athletes Breaks $1 Million Mark Penn State Football: Uplifting Athletes Breaks $1 Million Mark
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We all work really hard on it," said Kline. "It's something we take a lot of pride in and really enjoy doing. It's a great opportunity for us to give back and the players get behind it. It's a huge testament to what we do here at Penn State and how seriously we take giving back to others." [Read More]
Centre County Report: Diver Trains for Olympics at McCoy Natatorium
Video
Centre County Report: Diver Trains for Olympics at McCoy Natatorium
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
There's an Olympic-caliber athlete right here in State College, aiming to go for the gold in 2016 in Rio. Her training is intense, constant and mesmerizing to watch. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Looking For Consistency Against Bentley Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Looking For Consistency Against Bentley
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hits the ice on Thursday night to face Bentley for the first of a two game series, the Nittany Lions will look to keep the consistency headed int he right direction. A win on Thursday night would give Penn State three straight wins after sweeping Holy Cross last weekend for the first ser [Read More]
StateCollege.Com Penn State Football Podcast: Maryland Edition StateCollege.Com Penn State Football Podcast: Maryland Edition
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Ben and Greg tackle all of the issues from the past week against Ohio State and dish out some thoughts on this weekend and a meeting with Maryland on deck for the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Lynch Ready To Take Over At No.2 Spot Penn State Football: Lynch Ready To Take Over At No.2 Spot
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"My preparation for this week or last week hasn't changed," he said, "It hasn't changed since the day I've got here. Now I've just got to be more focused on game days." [Read More]
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Mike Poorman

For James Franklin, Lessons Learned at Maryland Helped Lead to November Success

“I’ll never forget the one year we played in the BCS Orange Bowl and we had the same practice for the bowl game that we had for camp,” Franklin recalled of his Maryland days. “We landed and never went to the hotel. We went straight to the field and did two-a-days.”

Russell Frank

Bring on the Bambini!

I'm generally not the artsy-craftsy type but at trick-or-treat time I would be seized by a mad compulsion to make ingenious get-ups. One year I turned a gold shopping bag into King Tut's headdress ... sawing off the head and neck of a plastic dinosaur to use as the cobra on Tut's forehead.

How Do We Save Them?Patty Kleban

Watching the clips from the surveillance tapes that were shown on the news in the hours and days after her disappearance, my thoughts were "she could be one of ours."

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