Wake up every day to gorgeous views of Happy Valley and downtown State College. Don’t think you can find a luxurious penthouse in Centre County, with huge bedrooms, individual bathrooms, dining for 10 and not one, but two, balconies? Think again. This is just one of the top-tier properties you’ll find at Fraser Centre, atop the newly opened Hyatt Place in downtown State College. Created for... MORE
House-hunting can be hard, especially when you have high standards. For those with a taste for the finer things in life, there thankfully comes a new living option in downtown State College, outfitted with all the amenities and luxury perks that you expect. Fraser Centre is opening four floors of high-end condominiums within the new-build Hyatt, right next to Target and H&M. Within walking... MORE
Centered in bustling downtown State College, with gorgeous views of Happy Valley and the utmost in luxury living amenities, Fraser Condos offers the most in-demand condominiums in the area. You’ve probably noticed the gorgeous new Hyatt Place hotel opening next door and above the downtown Target and H&M. But did you know that levels 9 through 12 of this new construction is entirely... MORE
We can all agree that Happy Valley is a pretty magical place, and it's obvious that most of us want to give back to the community that's given us so much fun over the years. Sometimes, though, knowing when, how or which Happy Valley charities to give to can be difficult. Centre Gives, however, is a great way for you to get involved and make a donation that's really going to matter... MORE
Stumped on what to get Mom for Mother’s Day? Check out all the unique gifts that Happy Valley has to offer! What mom doesn’t love handmade gifts? 2000 Degrees Pottery Studio is the perfect place to make a gift for Mom with a personal touch. With hundreds of pre-fired pottery items, all you have to do is sit down and decorate! So whether it’s a mug, bowl, or serving platter, 2000 Degrees has... MORE
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