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UNIVERSITY PARK – Are you in a panic? Still scrambling to find that oh-so-perfect gift? Earlier this week, we told you about the perfect sports tickets. But if you don’t have a sports fan on your shopping list, don’t worry, there are plenty of other options. There are some fantastic shows coming to the Bryce Jordan Center. There’s something for every taste. Here’s the lineup:... MORE
UNIVERSITY PARK – The Penn State women’s volleyball team will try to get one step closer to another National Championship tonight when it takes on No. 5 Nebraska at 7 p.m. at Kansas City’s Sprint Center. If you can’t make it to Kansas City to cheer on the No. 1 Nittany Lions, you’re not alone. But don’t worry – the game is being televised by ESPN. So, if you’re sticking around Happy Valley... MORE
UNIVERSITY PARK – On Monday, our “12 Days of Christmas” feature highlighted the gift of Penn State sports tickets. If the sports fan on your Christmas shopping list isn’t into the winter sports, there’s always baseball tickets. Yes, baseball. Although it is still several months away, it’s not too early to be thinking about giving State College Spikes tickets as a gift for the 2018 season... MORE
STATE COLLEGE – Are you counting down the days until Christmas? If you’re not, there are just two weekends left – in case you were wondering. If you’re looking for something to do (besides shop), we have a few ideas. There’s plenty going on in and around Happy Valley. Here’s a closer look at the weekend ahead: FRIDAY, DEC. 15 Centre Dance Nutcracker – Centre Dance presents its own... MORE
Raystown Lake has been described as Happy Valley’s backyard playground, and for good reason. It’s only a short car ride from the stadium, making it a perfect addition to a quick football weekend. It boasts some of the most beautiful countryside in the state, with lakes, trails, mountains and caves that attract tourists from all over the world. And it has four seasons of outdoor fun just waiting... MORE
STATE COLLEGE – If you're still on the hunt for the perfect Christmas gift, time is winding down. Quickly. How about a spa day? Today, our “12 Days of Christmas” feature takes us to the Carnegie Inn and Spa in State College. When it comes to a spa day, there’s none better than the ones offered by the Carnegie Inn and Spa. The spa delivers a revitalizing wellness experience enhanced by... MORE
STATE COLLEGE – If you are trying to see Santa Claus, there’s still time. Sure, you can go the traditional route and visit Santa at a shopping mall (the Nittany Mall in State College and the Logan Valley Mall in Altoona are safe bets). Or, you can add a little fun to it and couple the Santa visit with a meal. If you are looking to do that, there are some local options. Let’s take a closer... MORE
STATE COLLEGE – Organizers of Pop Up Ave recently announced they will host a market just in time for the holiday shopping season. The flea market hosts the hippest handmade and vintage vendors from around the state, a variety of food vendors and live music. “Bundling up and strolling through the winter markets in Germany is something I looked forward to every year,” said co-founder Brad... MORE
STATE COLLEGE – Looking for a really unique gift for someone on your Christmas shopping list? We’ve got an idea. Today, our “12 Days of Christmas” feature takes us to the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts. Although Arts Fest is several months away, you can always give an Arts Fest gift. And who doesn’t love Arts Fest. The folks at Arts Fest sell their unique posters year-round.... MORE
If you are counting down the weekends until Christmas, just a few remain. OK, three. If you are tired of shopping, wrapping, baking, decorating or anything else on your holiday list, take a break and have some fun! There’s plenty going on in Happy Valley this weekend! Here’s a handy list of what’s going on so you can plan your weekend for maximum fun! FRIDAY, DEC. 8 Penn State women’s... MORE


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