If there's one thing we can all relate to, it's the desire to make big changes to our health when a new year rolls around. If there's a second thing we can all relate to, it's that it's not always as easy as it sounds. But if you live in Happy Valley, you're in luck. Because the best tools to get healthy are right in our back yard.
Both Penn State and State College have long been favorites on "best of" lists. And it's no wonder: somehow we have found the perfect combination of big city fun and small town benefits, with college town energy added in like a shot of adrenaline. But what makes websites like Business Insider, National Geographic, Money.com and CNN take notice of us? Our infographic breaks it down!
Happy Valley is a Destination for Retirees and the Young at Heart Happy Valley is becoming well known as the perfect place to retire. But when the older population comes to town, don’t expect them to slow down. Shows, museums, sporting events and outdoor activities offer plenty of options to keep you on your toes. While there’s no reason that retirees can’t enjoy the main attractions in the... MORE
As the old saying goes, “one person can’t change the whole world, but you can change the world for one person.” With hundreds of non-profit organizations in Centre County, there is great need for support to help the less fortunate in our community. Consider changing the world for someone this year by giving back to the community. Whether you help feed the hungry, shelter an animal, preserve a... MORE
It's easy to take for granted how many good things we have in our lives day to day. This Thanksgiving, take a minute to remember how thankful you are to be a part of the Happy Valley community. Whether you live here, went to school here, or just like to visit, you are a part of a truly special place. Here's a list of 50 things to be thankful for in Happy Valley. ... MORE
by Harry Zimbler If you’re looking for a place to retire -- a safe, active, youthful place, with a wonderful quality of life – you should consider Happy Valley. “Wonderful quality of life” means different things to different people, but everyone can agree that they want to live in an area that provides them with opportunities to pursue their interests, whatever they may be. State... MORE
Both Penn State and Happy Valley have long been favorites on "best of" lists. And it's no wonder – somehow we have found the perfect combination of big city fun and small town benefits, with college town energy added in like a shot of adrenaline. Each of us can tick off the things that we think make it the best – football, the seasons, entertainment, the food. But what makes websites like... MORE
You can make your next round of golf at Penn State's golf courses even better by staying at The Nittany Lion Inn or The Penn Stater. Their golf packages include a round of golf (choose 18 holes or 36 holes), accommodations for one night, a sumptuous full American breakfast buffet, a bucket of range balls and cart, 20% Pro Shop Discount and a beverage welcoming you to Happy Valley!... MORE
Now at Happy Valley VIP, you can buy one package and enjoy accommodations, transportation and food for one price! Package Includes: · Overnight accommodations with exceptional amenities · Complimentary hot breakfast · $25 Wegman's gift card · 2 wristbands ($30 value) for roundtrip transportation to Beaver Stadium by Cole Transportation Available from 9/2/... MORE
In the first part of the 20th century fraternities didn't have a stigma. They were a home away from home at Penn State, a place where friendships were forged that lasted a lifetime. Take a walk through history with these photos from Jackson-Township historical preservation. Chi Phi Fraternity House in the 1920's. Phi Epsilon Pi Fraternity House in 1938.... MORE