StateCollege.com

Avatar Image
Latest Posts
Posted about 2 weeks ago in about by
Screen Shot 2014-08-20 at 1.03.22 PM

A former State College psychologist is now facing criminal charges for allegedly having inappropriate sexual relationships with patients.

Posted about 2 weeks ago in about by
Screen Shot 2014-08-18 at 12.52.40 AM
Penn State alumnus Ryan Bagwell has scored another victory in his quest to uncover information related to the Jerry Sandusky investigation.
Posted about 4 weeks ago in about by
Screen Shot 2014-08-06 at 8.54.16 AM
In a scene straight out of a Hollywood movie, police and explosives experts descended on a Pine Grove Mills neighborhood Tuesday afternoon.
Posted about 4 weeks ago in about by
Screen Shot 2014-08-05 at 6.19.36 PM
Authorities began evacuating a neighborhood in Ferguson Township Tuesday afternoon after receiving a report of a possible explosive device located in a parked vehicle.
Posted about a month ago in about by
old main
Five of the 18-member Pennsylvania congressional delegation have asked the NCAA to overturn unprecedented sanctions leveled against Penn State University's football program.
Posted about a month ago in about by
alpha
A severe storm that passed through State College on Sunday evening left a path of fire and downed trees behind it. Crews from several local fire companies responded to a call that came into the Alpha Fire Company at 7:23 p.m. after a condominium at 3221 Shellers Road in Ferguson Township caught fire after being struck by lightning. The storm also knocked down trees at two intersections in downtown State College.
Posted about a month ago in about by
hershey
For James Franklin, whose daughter has Sickle Cell Anemia, the football team's trip to the Hershey Children's Hospital.
Posted about 2 months ago in about by
Screen Shot 2014-07-14 at 2.19.28 PM
Penn State fans are quick to notice every little thing that goes on with the program, so when freshman running back Nick Scott tweeted out a photo of a Penn State football helmet with the number 24 on it (Scott's number) fans were all over social media guessing what that might mean. The real reason for the helmet? It's a decoration in Franklin's office.
Posted about 2 months ago in about by
Screen Shot 2014-07-14 at 4.31.41 PM
State College police responded to 235 calls over Arts Fest weekend, representing a 37 percent increase over the 171 calls responded to during the 2013 Arts Fest, according to information provided by the State College Police Department.
Posted about 2 months ago in about by
lasch
The Penn State Board of Trustees finance committee recommended the full board approve $2 million in renovations to the Lasch Football Building and $5.6 million in upgrades to University Park Airport today.
Posted about 2 months ago in about by
fraser centre
A developer for the long anticipated Fraser Centre in downtown State College announced at Monday's borough council meeting Hyatt Hotels has formally agreed to be part of the project.
Posted about 2 months ago in about by
bellefonte
Penn State has asked a court to implement a protection order preventing the release of pre-trial documents that the university fears the Paterno family will use to push a public relations agenda.
Posted about 2 months ago in about by
Sandusky Sentencing-2
Jerry Sandusky is pursuing one final legal option to overturn his conviction, according to his attorney.
Posted about 2 months ago in about by
l_corbett1200x675-3
In a court filing this week, an attorney for Gov. Tom Corbett argues the governor should be dropped from a lawsuit filed by the NCAA. A state law, signed by Corbett Feb. 20, 2013, requires the NCAA to spend Penn State's $60 million fine for the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal within Pennsylvania.
Posted about 2 months ago in about by
sandusky2
A hearing officer has recommended to the State Employees' Retirement System board that Jerry Sandusky keep his pension.
Posted about 2 months ago in about by
Kathleen Kane_Cole
The Office of the Attorney General released a report Monday morning that indicates authorities took too long to investigate the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse crimes. However, the report says there is no evidence to show any issues or "missteps" were politically motivated.
Posted about 2 months ago in about by
photo (2)
With nine violations over five years, the owners of the Gingerbread Man must follow stringent rules in order to hold onto their liquor license.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
Gray Fox	Red Rock CanyonNevada
Officials in Harris Township, where Boalsburg is located, issued an alert Monday saying the gray fox that attacked a woman in the township last week was rabid and say that a second gray fox exhibiting similar behavior was witnessed in the township.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
1459557_19578
Restaurants began periodically reopening Thursday and Friday after federal agents executed search warrants at the businesses and took several people into custody. The Homeland Security Investigations unit with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency conducted an enforcement operation in State College Thursday, which targeted a number of restaurants.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
1459557_19578
Federal agents took several people into custody and seized evidence during an enforcement operation Thursday in State College, which targeted ethnic restaurants. The Homeland Security Investigations unit with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency conducted a targeted enforcement operation in the borough.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
BOT-meeting_Cole-7
Without opposition, a state senate committee approved a bill Tuesday that would reorganize Penn State University's Board of Trustees. The legislation will now move to the full senate for consideration.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
kaidanov
An attorney for Penn State's former fencing coach Emmanuil Kaidanov says he'll file a federal lawsuit against the university Thursday morning.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
alligator
In today's weird news department, authorities removed a pet alligator from a Boalsburg home over the weekend.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
Spider Caldwell
After 31 years on Penn State's staff, Brad 'Spider' Caldwell will retire from his position as team equipment manager leaving behind a legacy not soon forgotten within the walls of the Lasch football building. The university announced the change early Thursday.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
austin scott
A judge sentenced former Penn State tailback Austin Scott to up to 23 months in prison Wednesday for dealing marijuana. Scott came to Penn State as a highly-touted recruit in 2003, finishing his career here with 1,323 rushing yards and 17 total touchdowns, rushing for 110 yards and two scores in the 2006 Orange Bowl against Florida State.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
1459325_19321
Mayor Elizabeth Goreham officiated her first same-sex marriage ceremony Tuesday morning with Rebecca Sellers and Kimberly Sellers, who both were born and raised in the State College area.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
sandwich
State College police are investigating after someone burglarized the Subway on the 300 block of Pugh Street and made a sandwich.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
1459234_19225
Centre County officials said Tuesday night they would not be distributing same-sex marriage licenses - despite a federal court decision issued Tuesday declaring a same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional - but officials are now backing off that decision.
Posted about 4 months ago in about by
Freeh report release Mike Miciagno
In the second part of a two-part hearing for the Paterno family lawsuit against the NCAA and Penn State, attorneys made arguments in court Monday regarding the Paterno family's desire to issue a subpoena allowing them access to roughly 3.5 million documents related to the Louis Freeh investigation.
Posted about 4 months ago in about by
1459234_19225
It what has turned into a two-part hearing in the Paterno family lawsuit against the NCAA and Penn State, attorneys made oral arguments regarding the claims the Paterno family made in its amended complaint for the case.

author
3541
no