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27 min ago | Reuters
Fundraising for a new statue depicting Joe Paterno "as the man he was and not Joe the football coach" is set to begin two years after his image was removed from Penn State University because of a child sex abuse scandal involving a long-time assistant coach.
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4 hrs ago | Centre Daily Times
I am a survivor. These four words carry such a huge meaning. For some, the words signify strength, determination and power to overcome tough situations.
12 hrs ago | Food Management
McAlister's Deli has signed an agreement with Pennsylvania State University to open a location in the HUB-Robeson Center on the University Park campus in State College, PA.
16 hrs ago | Centre Daily Times
State College and Penn State are expanding the number of surveillance cameras at work in the downtown and across campus.
Don Gordon claims he has a better way for the State College Area High School . Gordon's way - a makeover of these two mismatched, outdated buildings - received just 26 percent support from respondents, and $70 million later, it still wouldn't address the community's top priorities: maximizing safety and improving the educational environment.
Photo by Steve Bauer/StateCollege.com Duane Olson died after crashing into a fence post and cinder block wall on Saturday.
Several residents who lost their homes in a July 4th barbecue fire are expected to return to the apartment complex this summer.
It's approaching two years since Penn State took down the Joe Paterno statue, and a group of State College residents apparently aren't willing to wait any longer to see how the university will honor the late head football coach moving forward.
Photo by Dave Cole/Onward State This statue of Joe Paterno once stood outside Beaver Stadium.
Raina Arnett, a State College Area High School junior, was recently selected to the National High School Honors Orchestra and performed in a national showcase in Louisville, Kent., in March.
They say saving the best for last is the way to go, which isn't always true, but it definitely is for dessert.
Little Lion winners included Tristan Daman , Kyle Adams , Eric Heatwole , Alex Banerjee , Jon Smith , Matt Mullin and Sam Murphy .
In observance of National Drinking Water Week, Penn State Extension and the state Department of Environmental Protection are collaborating with numerous other sponsors to offer the 2014 Pennsylvania Groundwater Symposium.
Power consumption on PJM Interconnection LLC's network, which runs from Washington to Chicago, was 85,975 megawatts at 2 p.m. East Coast time, up from 85,821 megawatts at the same time yesterday, grid data compiled by Bloomberg show.
State College police say witnesses assisted a man in cardiac arrest, which included performing CPR, following a crash Tuesday morning.
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