It's soup season, and if you haven't tried the comfort-food favorites on this list, you don't know what you're missing.
From the best lobster bisque you might ever have, to authentic southern gumbo, to a classic grilled cheese and tomato soup done very right... warm up with these bowls of goodness!
It's once again time to make your Super Bowl Sunday plans, with Super Bowl LI right around the corner on February 5.
Since the Steelers fell short of the big game, you probably won't have as many parties to choose from as you were hoping for, and hosting your own is a lot of work. That's why we suggest watching the game at one of these great spots—just as much fun without any of the... MORE
Say goodbye to the days of Dunkin' or Starbucks as your go-to supplier. Happy Valley has coffee and tea joints so good and so unique that you may never want to go anywhere else again.
With so many options, it's hard to decide on just one. So here are our favorites (in no particular order)...
Rothrock opened in 2015 and has gotten... MORE
Just because it’s cold outside doesn’t mean you have to fall into a rut of doing nothing exciting.
There's a reason brew tours have become so wildly popular lately. They give you a taste of all of an area's best locally brewed beers and foods without having to do any of the leg work. And Happy Valley Hotels has... MORE
There’s never been a better time to establish yourself in Happy Valley, whether that means buying a year-round home, starting a new business or committing to visit several times a year. As our local population grows, so, too, do small businesses. Here’s a sampling of a few of our favorite new restaurants and corporations that are happy to great new customers.
The Melt... MORE
Photo: © Dante's
Nitro Coffee and Cake, Liberty Craft House
I used to work out at the State College YMCA during the lunch hour, and the woman who ran on the treadmill beside me told me her motivation.
“I work out so much because,” her voice sank to a whisper, “I love to eat.”
Five kids later, my office has moved to my house and I run on back roads... MORE
Photo: © Dante’s
It is no secret that whether you are a cash-strapped Penn State student or an alum looking to relive your college days, you can always find $2 PBR cans at the Phyrst or a $5 Monkey Boy at The Saloon or the legendary "Case of Rocks" at the Rathskeller. But with a growing emphasis on craft beers and classic cocktails throughout Happy Valley, downtown State... MORE
Leave hibernation to the bears - not the Lions! You can turn basketball season into a winter getaway with the Slam Dunk Package at The Penn Stater – it includes overnight accommodations with a breakfast buffet for two, and two best-available game tickets to see the Penn State men’s or women’s basketball teams... MORE