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Happy Valley has always been a place where ambitious ideas take shape. Each Friday, Bill Zimmerman highlights stories of entrepreneurs chasing hard after their dreams here in the shadow of Mount Nittany. This is the...
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“Iron Lions” is a documentary film about the remarkable story of Penn State’s 2012 football season featuring many of the coaches and players who made it possible. It will be completed late this year. For a recent...
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It's fall in Happy Valley and that means FUN for all ages. Spend the first few weeks enjoying the full calendar of fall festivals and then, as the weather cools down, we've got you covered! Here are some of our favorite...
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The holidays are just around the corner, but we've got you covered. Give them the gift of Penn State with these local finds. It's even more apropos for fans and alumni who can't get back to campus this fall. You can...
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Happy Valley has always been a place where ambitious ideas take shape. Each Friday, Bill Zimmerman highlights stories of entrepreneurs chasing hard after their dreams here in the shadow of Mount Nittany. This is the...
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We already know that the State College area is your go-to place for great Penn State events, especially during football weekends in the fall. But Central Pennsylvania is becoming well-known as a mecca for local...

Penn State Men's Lacrosse Wins #1 Overall Seed

By Natasha Schlaffer

 

Happy Valley’s Raystown Lake: Your family’s fun-in-the-sun summer getaway

By Karen Shan

Record 135 Penn State Student-Athletes Approved to Graduate this Weekend

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.; May 2, 2019 – A Penn State record 135 student-athle

Planning Your “We Are” Weekend

WE ARE… PENN STATE!

Calling All Children: Celebrating Mother’s Day the Right Way

We wouldn’t be who we are without our mothers — they love us when the chips are down and when they are stacked evenly, shining on the shelf. They are the teachers outside the classroom, the light even the sun can’t beat, and they are worthy of the best Mother’s Day ever.

Nittany Lions Set for NFL Draft

There are two highlights of the offseason for Penn State football fans: the Blue/White Game and the NFL Draft. One is a big stage for the up-and-coming stars of the new Penn State team and the other, an event football players dream about from the day they first put on a helmet.

Cinco de Mayo: Best Spots for Margaritas, Tacos and Celebrations

Nations’ histories across the world deserve to be celebrated — and often with good drinks and fabulous food in both hands.

Cinco de Mayo is just days away, a holiday that represents the Mexicans Army’s victory over the French empire in the Battle of Puebla, on May 5, 1862.

State College is raring to give this holiday the hype it deserves, whether it be through their authentic Mexican cuisine, original dishes or tasty margaritas.

Check out all the ways you can join the celebration!

 

Yallah Burrito Co.

Graduation Week: 10 Notable Penn State Alums

“Some are born great, some achieve greatness and some have greatness thrust upon them.” Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night might as well have been talking about those who graduate Penn State University.

Being a Nittany Lion isn’t just about the roar — it’s about who “We Are.”

Top Wedding Venues in State College

Selecting a wedding venue is one of the very first steps in planning your big day. For some couples, choosing the ideal location is easy, but for many others, the options can be overwhelming. Whatever your vision for your wedding day, Happy Valley is home to some of the most stunning and romantic venues available.

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