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Pigskin Picks: Wedding etiquette, a season of big upsets, Notre Dame's threat to Clemson

Syracuse fans celebrate a 27-24 victory over Clemson on Oct. 13 at the Carrier Dome, an upset in a season featuring three of the biggest point-spread upsets since 2005 - not including this one. Gene Sapakoff/Staff Two pieces of wedding etiquette for South Carolinians during the 2017 football season

THE POST AND COURIER - 2017-10-21 10:00:00

Lizards of Pennsylvania: Celebrate National Reptile Awareness Day

Although even the national websites and databases of national day observances can't tell us why, National Reptile Awareness Day is celebrated annually on October 21, which is today. According to Reptiles Magazine, on October 21, "reptile fanatics have a day that they can celebrate and share their pa

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-10-21 09:00:00

Why Demetrius Knox is finally ready to be a starter at Ohio State: Buckeyes football in-depth

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Demetrius Knox played 23 snaps of emergency duty as Ohio State's left guard in last year's Fiesta Bowl loss to Clemson. But John Bates only needed to see the first one to know that Knox wasn't ready. From his seat inside of University of Phoenix Stadium, Bates -- a former walk-on l

CLEVELAND.COM - 2017-10-21 09:00:00

Cops cracking down on drivers who fail to obey school bus laws

FRANK ANDRUSCAVAGE / STAFF PHOTO West Mahanoy Twp. Police Chief Marvin Livergood watches traffic along Oak Street on Wednesday morning to ensure drivers are obeying school bus laws. FRACKVILLE - West Mahanoy Twp. police joined other departments throughout Pennsylvania on Wednesday by participating

STANDARD SPEAKER - 2017-10-21 08:17:27

Harrisburg police, state police teaming up to curb crime

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) - Harrisburg police are using a Pennsylvania State Police helicopter to help deter and solve crimes. Harrisburg Police Chief Tom Carter says it was time for an out of the box approach. "We have had several young people shot within the past month or so," said Carter. "We are al

ABC27.COM - 2017-10-21 08:10:11

Larry Williams 1948-2017

HIRAM - Larry "Butch" Williams, 69, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. He was born May 8, 1948, in Warren, to Lawrence and Anna Williams. He was an ordained minister and sang with the gospel singers that traveled around with him in Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and other states d

WARREN TRIBUNE CHRONICLE - 2017-10-21 07:00:00

Certain insect populations on the rise in Pennsylvania

A recent study out of Germany showed that insect populations dropped more than 75 percent in studied areas over the past several decades. It has not yet been determined why the sudden decline but it is of great concern. We don't see their everyday contribution but insects play a huge role in the foo

LOCKHAVEN EXPRESS - 2017-10-21 07:00:00

New Staff Member, Danielle Taylor, Joins PA Great Outdoors Visitors Bureau

Danielle Taylor (Provided photo) The Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Visitors Bureau is pleased to welcome Danielle Taylor to its staff as the new marketing and membership service coordinator. In this role, Taylor will create content and oversee the production of PAGO's annual Welcome Guide, biannual GO

GANT DAILY - 2017-10-21 05:00:22

Michigan v. Penn State

Big Ten's biggest rivalry this weekend, No. 19 Michigan is at No. 2 Penn State. But can Jim Harbaugh rally the team to a victory at Beaver Stadium on Saturday? The odds are against Michigan as Penn State is favored to win. But I think Michigan will upset the East once again. Penn State's embarrassin

MAIZE N BREW - 2017-10-21 04:42:32

OSU Women's Soccer Clinches Share of Big Ten Title with Win over Minnesota

While Ohio State football is off this weekend, ftbol is alive and well on campus as the Ohio State women's soccer team clinched at least a share of the Big Ten title with a 2-1 road win over the Minnesota Golden Gophers on Friday night. The #18 ranked Buckeyes scored twice in the first half on go

ELEVEN WARRIORS - 2017-10-21 04:26:58

Rossmoor ranch has two bedrooms, spacious eat-in kitchen

Subscribed, but don't have a login? MONROE - Buyers looking for a well-maintained and spacious home in an active-adult community will want to visit this home in the community of Rossmoor. This home, the Pennsylvania II model, offers two large bedrooms, two full bathrooms, a spacious living room, a f

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-10-21 04:00:02

High School Football: Mt. Lebanon Vs. Penn Hills

Grove City pounds Meadville to clinch Region 5 title

MEADVILLE, Pennsylvania (WYTV) - Grove City routed Meadville 41-13 Friday to go to 9-0 and win the Region 5 title. Logan Lutz scored on a 68-yard jet sweep run on the Eagles' second play from scrimmage. Trey Adams then notched a 29-yard TD run, while Lutz followed with a 73-yard TD run. Qadir Muhamm

WYTV.COM - 2017-10-21 03:39:31

College Football Playoff National Championship Trophy visits Happy Valley

It's a little early to know if Penn State will get a shot at the trophy of college football, the College Football Playoff National Championship Trophy. The Nittany Lions may or may not get to cluster around for a group picture with it. But you and your friends? Hey, that could be doable. It happene

CENTRE DAILY - 2017-10-21 03:23:00

Wolverines weather will be fantastic again

The same great fall weather Michigan has been experiencing will extend all the way to Penn State. If you are watching the game at Penn State, you will enjoy some great weather. Temperature expected at 8 p.m., October 21, 2017.weatherbell.com No precipitation is expected during the game, or even duri

MLIVE.COM - 2017-10-21 03:14:18

New CMMC president plans to 'do better'

LEWISTON - Central Maine Medical Center has a new president. David Tupponce, a family doctor-turned-hospital administrator, joined the Lewiston hospital earlier this month. He will serve as president of CMMC and executive vice president of Central Maine Healthcare, CMMC's parent. "When you speak wi

SUN-JOURNAL - 2017-10-21 02:59:00

Penn State Wilkes-Barre holds Mental Health Awareness Day

Students Lauren Dragon, 20, of Pittston; Tiffany Amigon, 19, of Mountain Top; and Erin Maloney, 21, of Falls, paint pumpkins on the campus of Penn State Wilkes-Barre during a mental health awareness event Friday. Adam Zoleta, right, dives to collect red balls with fellow students Ailani Wilkins a

TIMES-LEADER - 2017-10-21 02:40:37

Penguins overcome sluggish start to edge Florida

Updated less than a minute ago SUNRISE, Fla. - The Florida Panthers played a solid hockey game Friday night. They started strong, weathered a mid-game storm and didn't collapse when they lost their starting goalie to injury. They committed a cardinal sin, though. They took a penalty against t

PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW - 2017-10-21 02:36:55

Salena Zito column: As goes Pennsylvania's congressional delegation, so goes Congress

Just as you crest the hill heading east along the Glades Pike highway, a red, white and blue "Drain the Swamp" sign sits on the well-manicured lawn of a sprawling home in Turkeytown, a Western Pennsylvania town likely named for the abundance of wild game in the region. A year ago, a Donald Trump-Mik

RICHMOND.COM - 2017-10-21 02:30:00

Statewide group to hold gerrymandering presentation in Carmichaels

Gerrymandering is a popular phrase thrown around in the political arena, but not everyone knows what it means or how it impacts them. Now, a statewide nonpartisan organization is hoping to educate voters on gerrymandering at an upcoming meeting in Carmichaels. The Nov. 1 meeting at Flenniken Li

OBSERVER-REPORTER - 2017-10-21 02:28:30

Pa gets another REAL ID extension

Harrisburg, Pa. - The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has granted Pennsylvania a REAL ID enforcement extension through October 10, 2018. This extension means that Pennsylvania residents will not face access issues when entering federal facilities or boarding commercial aircraft through that da

WTAJ - 2017-10-21 02:17:52

Man accused of dealing heroin in hospital after daughter's birth

A man in Pennsylvania was arrested after he reportedly admitted to selling heroin in a hospital the day his newborn daughter was born. Greensburg police were tipped off to the illegal activity on Thursday after they pulled over a car that had heroin and drug paraphernalia inside, according to Fox 5

NEW YORK POST - 2017-10-21 01:51:41

Bob Rockwell Memorial Fundraiser helps those facing financial hardship

CORNING, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - The ninth annual Bob Rockwell Memorial fundraiser is set for next month, but who was the man behind the Rockwell Museum? He was a local philanthropist, art collector, and store owner. Rockwell was known for being a man of the people, and as contradicting as this sounds, kno

WETM - 2017-10-21 01:33:33

Father of Newborn Sells Heroin in Maternity Ward

PITTSBURGH, Penn. (WTAE) - A Pennsylvania man is accused of selling heroin inside a maternity ward the same day his baby was born. In the maternity ward at Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital the same day Cody Hulse's newborn was born, he admitted to police he was delivering heroin inside the hospit

WKRG - 2017-10-21 01:14:54

Harrisburg fights uptick in gun crimes with State Police aerial support

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Many residents noticed things on Wednesday and Thursday nights were a little bit different in the skies above the city. Referred to as "proactive policing" by Harrisburg police officials, they partnered with the Pennsylvania State Police's aerial unit, which offered visual support

FOX43.COM - 2017-10-21 00:40:05

District Attorney's Office: City-Wide Illegal Street Gambling Operation Busted

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - The Philadelphia District Attorney's office has arrested a man the Philadelphia Police Vice Squad has been watching for 20 years, along with eight others, in what they call a long-running illegal street lottery organization. The nine face felony charges and, if convicted, they c

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-10-21 00:23:00

Lawyer says he'll sue Ohio State over white nationalist

FILE - In this Dec. 6, 2016, file photo, Richard Spencer, who leads a movement that mixes racism, white nationalism and populism, speaks at the Texas A&M University campus in College Station, Texas. A lawyer says he will file a lawsuit against Ohio State University after the school failed to respond

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM - 2017-10-21 00:19:00

Eagles stun Bulldawgs on Mike Bilodeau's kick

Phil Anastasia is an award-winning sports columnist for The Inquirer. His work has been cited by the Associated Press Sports Editors and the New Jersey Press Association, and his 2011 column on the tragedy at Mainland Regional High School won first place in the New Jersey Chapter of the Society of P

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2017-10-21 00:14:00

Dover-area cemetery owner pleads guilty to theft in Ohio

The owner of a Dover-area cemetery pleaded guilty to theft related to an Ohio cemetery she owns, according to online court records. Arminda Martin, 47, and her husband, Theodore "Ted" Martin, 54, also own Suburban Memorial Gardens at 3875 Bull Road in Conewago Township. On Friday, Oct. 20, Arminda

YORK DISPATCH ONLINE - 2017-10-21 00:12:31

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Dog Can't Eat Treat After Surgery