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A painting of fires and wreckage caused by the Johnstown Flood of 1889.
Past PA

The Johnstown Flood

Posted on May 26, 2023

The Johnstown Flood of 1889 was one of the worst natural disasters in American history. What do the circumstances that caused the flood, and its recovery, teach us about the best and worst of human nature? Continue »


Musician Richard Sleigh performing with a harmonica on a backyard stage.
WPSU Digital Shorts


Posted on May 24, 2023

"Moonstock" is a laid back, informal concert series organized by husband-wife couple and retired Penn State faculty Kyle Peck and Catherine Augustine, who built a stage in their backyard in Port Matilda. Continue »


The face of a stone angel in a cemetery.
Past PA

The White Lady of Wopsy

Posted on May 17, 2023

Everyone loves a good ghost story. The White Lady of Wopsy is a Pennsylvania version of the classic ghostly hitchhiker tale, with roots that may stem from a real tragedy. Continue »


A painting of people from the 1700s America loading barrels of whiskey into a wagon.
Past PA

The Whiskey Rebellion

Posted on May 17, 2023

The Whiskey Rebellion is often called the first major crisis for the newly founded United States. But what was this conflict, how did it involve whiskey, and what can we it teach us today? Continue »


Culinary Connections

Food Is Where We Belong

Posted on May 6, 2023

Meet Bill and Kristin, a couple who found themselves and one another through food. Together, their business honors their family and is home to approachable elegance. Learn how to make an elevated take on tuna noodle casserole. Continue »