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Nov 01, 2019 01:32pm
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...
Nov 01, 2019 04:21am
“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...
Oct 30, 2019 11:34am
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...
Oct 29, 2019 07:00am
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...
Oct 18, 2019 12:03pm
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...
Oct 17, 2019 07:00am
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...

Preserving Our Planet: How Local Businesses are Making a Difference

For millions, Earth Day is a time to give pause and focus on the impact our behaviors have on the planet. For more than four decades, April 22 has marked the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement, which began in 1970. 

Rent

Jonathan Larson’s RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world. And now, this Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning masterpiece returns to the stage in a vibrant twentieth anniversary touring production.

Highlight Reel: Penn State's domination of Iowa

Penn State rolled to a 41-14 victory over Iowa on Nov. 5, 2016, at Beaver Stadium. Saquon Barkley finished with 211 all-purpose yards, and the Nittany Lion defense held Iowa to 30 rushing yards. See all the highlights here.

 

Best Moments: Penn State V. Michigan State

Penn State improved to 10-2 and clinched the Big Ten's East Division title by dismantling Michigan State 45-12. Check out our highlights that show why Beaver Stadium is such an intimidating place to play — Penn State has won 13 of its last 14 games in Happy Valley.

 

James Franklin Iowa postgame: "We're getting better, I know that."

Penn State head coach James Franklin said, "We're getting better, I know that," after his team dismantled Iowa 41-14 at Beaver Stadium. Franklin also discusses Saquon Barkley's big day (200-plus all-purpose yards), and the defense stifling Iowa's running game.

 

Hockey Valley atmosphere keeps Penn State Surging

The Penn State Men's Ice Hockey team recorded a 5-1 win over Niagara on Nov. 3, 2016, at Pegula Ice Arena. Here's a look at the five Nittany Lion scores that led No. 14 Penn State to victory — and the crowd reaction.

 

Astonishing Shots of PSU Football Back to 1890

Throwback Thursday!

Following last weekend's historic win, what better time is there to dig up Penn State Football's incredible history? Take a look at these super cool (and sometimes shocking) photos of vintage Penn State Football all the way back to 1890.

 

Photos from Penn State Historic Photo Archive.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Get a Taste of the Season

As summer winds down, Happy Valley prepares to share the harvest—bringing scrumptious fall flavors to local establishments. Many local restaurants, bars, and other eateries are adding a taste of autumn to their inventories and menus. Here are a few to try…

 

Cool Down with a Frozen Apple Cider from Otto's

Drink your way into fall with a special libation in Otto's featured drink rotation. Frozen apple cider is made with Barrel 21 Apple Eau de Vie, White Rye Whiskey, Keewaydin Apple Cider and Apple Juice with Orange and Vanilla.

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