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The Nittany Lion Inn, located on campus, is Happy Valley's premier hotel experience where comfort and quality meet Penn State tradition. It features The Dining Room, a fine dining restaurant that turns any meal into a...
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“Life is a lot like a piano—what you get out of it depends on how you play it.” — Thomas Lehrer The black and white keys, the crescendo, the melody, the musical classics that make our hearts feel a human something, a...
Feb 14, 2019 10:54am
The Nittany Lion Inn, located on campus, is Happy Valley's premier hotel experience where comfort and quality meet Penn State tradition. It features The Dining Room, a fine dining restaurant that turns any meal into a...
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By Sierra Kennedy   If you are anything like me, you probably consider trying out new foods one of the best parts of traveling. This does not necessarily have to mean visiting Happy Valley from another town or state — ...
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It is 11 a.m. Wednesday, as Pizza Mia owner, John Jennings, walks into his restaurant cradling an oversized bag of tomatoes, freshly picked at Hilltop Farm in Bellefonte. He pauses to talk to a customer before hurrying...
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Oh, boy! Clicking on this article means one of two things. One: you have an idea for what to do with your significant other on February 14, but you don’t think it’s good enough… Or… Two: You legitimately have no clue...

The Top 5 Arts Events to Check Out This Season

Happy Valley is known for its blue and white fever: the football games that enchant us, the tailgates that invigorate us and oh the glory of the Nittany Lion roar.

Joe Paterno Statues

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The Spas and Gyms Your New Year’s Resolutions Would Love

We are well into 2019 now — and it no longer feels strange to write a nine at the end of the dateline instead of an eight.

The Right Way to Spend Your Upcoming Winter Weekends

There is nothing like venturing into downtown State College, and enjoying the exciting night life and entertainment under the twinkling lights of College Avenue. Walking out of the State Theatre after a scintillating performance and hearing the laughter and enjoyment spilling outside from The Corner Room and other venues is an experience unlike any other.

Plan the perfect Valentine's Day in State College

What’s that knocking on our door… February? Is that really you? 

Plan an ultimate hockey and wrestling weekend in Happy Valley

The football season gets a lot of hype with the tail gates, touchdowns and the Blue Band music while the We Are flags are waving down on the Beaver Stadium field.

As football fever winds down, the winter brings us lions new blessings like men’s hockey and men’s wrestling — sports that deserve the same amount of excitement.

This Year in Happy Valley: THON, Blue White Weekend, 4th Fest and more!

2019 is already in full swing — who would have ever thought? Time really flies…especially when there are fun events to add to your calendar! So, be sure to add these following adventures to your list!

THON

Your Guide to THON Weekend as an Alumni

THON is ON this Feb. 15 to Feb. 17 — dates that honestly are around the corner. Penn State runs in our blood but “for the kids” is something that beats in our hearts, something that matters to students, families and alumni all over the country and world.

So, why not come on out that weekend and indulge in Happy Valley for everything it offers?

Whether it’s participating in the alumni challenge or eating a grilled sticky for old time’s sake, there is a way for every lion present and past to get involved this weekend!

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Trace McSorley leaves the field for the final time in his legendary Penn State career. 

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Micah Parsons gives a young fan a moment to remember, as he shares a souvenir.

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