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Campus critters are nuts for Penn State’s ‘Squirrel Girl’

| | Dec 10 2016 - 12:05am | Comments

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Penn State students know her as the Squirrel Whisperer, or even Squirrel Girl. Which suits Mary Krupa just fine.

  1. | Posted: Nov 22 2016 - 1:49pm

    As the days grow shorter, my cooking leans toward comfort. Be forewarned, I like my comfort food with a bit of flair and plenty of warm cheese. Freshly shredded, it improves any macaroni and cheese. Vegetable and bean soups come into their own with a garnish of grated hard cheese. Even hot dogs taste better stuffed with cheese wrapped in bacon and grilled. A grilled cheese sandwich, made with hearty bread and sweet butter always satisfies.

  2. Posted: Nov 22 2016 - 12:05am

    SAN JOSE, Calif. — Much of the foam that spewed out of a Northern California airport hangar and flooded a city street appears to be gone.

  3. | Posted: Nov 22 2016 - 12:05am

    Thanksgiving is a day for celebrating, where we enjoy the company of friends, share delicious food, and reflect on our country’s history and traditions. Throughout this celebration, though, there is one lingering thought in the back of our minds that cannot be ignored: Tomorrow there will be leftovers.

  4. Posted: Nov 21 2016 - 12:05am

    ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Daniel Bronson’s biggest play on a record-setting day as the quarterback at the University of Rochester happened away from the football field.

  5. | Posted: Nov 20 2016 - 12:05am

    Holiday meals tend to mean lots of leftovers; either we make enough for an army, or the army we expected didn’t materialize.

  6. | Posted: Nov 18 2016 - 12:06am

    MANHATTAN, Kan. — Hershey has come to the rescue of a college student who had his Kit Kat bar brazenly stolen.

  7. Posted: Nov 18 2016 - 12:06am

    LAS VEGAS — Authorities say a woman who asked them if it was legal to keep tigers at home in rural Nevada was arrested after police found three of the animals in her backyard.

  8. | Posted: Nov 17 2016 - 10:06am

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists have hacked a plant’s genes to make it use sunlight more efficiently — a breakthrough that could eventually dramatically increase the amount of food grown.

  9. | Posted: Nov 17 2016 - 12:05am

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Evidence is mounting for an ocean at Pluto, buried beneath its frozen heart.

  10. | Posted: Nov 15 2016 - 8:25am

    If you want to tweak your predictable Thanksgiving dinner and turn it into something memorable that your guests will talk about until next year, substitute the typical turkey centerpiece with an elegant pork alternative.

  11. | Posted: Nov 15 2016 - 8:25am

    Time to get real, people, and own up to Thanksgiving’s dirty little secret.

  12. | Posted: Nov 15 2016 - 8:25am

    It’s easy to root for root vegetables.

  13. | Posted: Nov 15 2016 - 8:25am

    Vegetarians seldom to never get the star treatment at a Thanksgiving meal. They are the second-class feasters, pushed to a side, while the talk about turkey carries on endlessly.

  14. | Posted: Nov 15 2016 - 8:24am

    Although Thanksgiving is the quintessential American holiday, some of my American friends and I celebrate it in London every year.

  15. | Posted: Nov 15 2016 - 8:24am

    When I have a lot of people coming over, I love to make mini pies, or “pie cups.” I coined the name “pie cup” when I created a “pie program” for one of my restaurants and vowed to make pie the new cupcake in NYC.