Jul 17, 2018 03:16pm
For someone interested in exploring their cooking skills while having a good time with family and friends, Taste Buds Kitchen is the perfect place to visit this summer. The culinary entertainment experience for kids,...
Jul 11, 2018 04:18pm
The best weekend of the summer is upon us! The Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts is here and the State College streets have transformed into an art oasis. Vendors line the roads, music fills the air and...
Jul 05, 2018 11:15am
Since becoming head coach of Penn State football, James Franklin has launched the Nittany Lions back to the top of college football and worked his way to many career-defining moments. The Big Ten championship. A Fiesta...
Jul 03, 2018 01:10pm
In the U.S., a rare disease is defined as any disease affecting fewer than 200,000 people. When Scott Shirley’s father was diagnosed with a rare form of kidney cancer in 2002, the disease didn’t seem so rare anymore. “...
Jul 03, 2018 11:01am
Right now, Happy Valley seems to be anticipating one main event: Independence Day. However, don’t be fooled into thinking that all fun activities hit a standstill once the fireworks are over. The 2018 People’s Choice...
Jul 03, 2018 10:42am
It's almost time for the 52nd annual Festival of the Arts. From July 12-15, downtown State College will transform back into the festival that features some of our favorite summer memories. We talked with Jennifer Shuey...
Jun 28, 2018 02:17pm
Since 1931, The Nittany Lion Inn has defined Penn State luxury. It pairs nostalgia with world‑class amenities and dining to create a memorable experience. Best of all, you don’t have to stay there to enjoy their award‑...
Jun 28, 2018 12:36pm
There’s more to Homecoming than the parade. There are many events you have to look forward to leading up to Homecoming Weekend. Right now, Homecoming is looking for alumni representatives from any campus for the Alumni...
Jun 27, 2018 10:14am
Looking for something to do this summer, either during your weekends as a local or on a specific date when you’ll be in town? Luckily for you (and all of us!), Happy Valley’s calendar is chock‑full of fun festivals all...
Sep 28, 2017 09:05am
General Parking Information Penn State Football Games Penn State encourages fans to purchase parking in advance in an effort to keep traffic flowing more efficiently on the day of the game. Gameday and season parking...
Mar 21, 2017 01:29pm
Happy Valley continues to grow its reputation as an emerging foodie paradise, and the new construction and growth of the region has more than risen to meet these demands. Here’s our list of the best new restaurants...
May 10, 2018 02:12pm
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Nov 20, 2016 11:36am
Penn State clinched a victory for the 7th time in a row with Saturday's 39-0 shutout against Rutgers. With only one regular season game left to play, it's time to take a look at just how big of a deal this season has...
Oct 09, 2017 02:35pm
UNIVERSITY PARK – Finally – it’s official. No. 3 Penn State’s game with No. 17 Michigan will kick off at 7:30 p.m. on ABC on Saturday, Sept. The Big Ten tilt is Penn State’s Whiteout Game. Penn State will be looking to...
Feb 13, 2017 03:24pm
The Journey from $2,000 to $13 Million The 45th Penn State Dance Marathon will take place this weekend, adding to the total of over $137 million raised for pediatric cancer over those 45 years. In its first year, THON...
Mar 13, 2018 02:34pm
UNIVERSITY PARK — There are many expressions out there in the world — clichés, maxims and rules galore — but there’s one in particular that overrides all others when it comes to Happy Valley. “It takes one to know one...
Apr 17, 2018 04:07pm
STATE COLLEGE – The Grilled Sticky has a new home. The Corner Room, one of the hospitality properties owned by Hotel State College & Company, will now be downtown’s “new home” to get Ye Olde College Diner’s famous...
Oct 30, 2016 09:33am
ESPN's 30 for 30 Shorts Examines the Story Behind our Famous Battle Cry "It's a definitive term... letting the world know that this is it." Do you know the story behind "WE ARE"? Hear Wally Triplett's story of how it...

Video: Franklin on Huff

Penn State head coach James Franklin talks about his valued assistant, Charles Huff.

Video: Franklin talks atmosphere

Penn State head coach James Franklin talked about the special atmosphere at Beaver Stadium and why it's such a difficult place for teams to play.

Looking back: Highlights of PSU's win over Pitt

HappyValley.com's John Patishnock takes a look back at Penn State's 33-14 victory over rival Pitt on Saturday.

Video: PSU players sing the Alma Mater

Following a 33-14 win over Pitt on Saturday, the Penn State football team sang the Alma Mater as they always do. Check out our video of the tradition.

Video: James Franklin throws shade at Pitt

Check out James Franklin's opening statement at Saturday's press conference where he throws some serious shade at Pitt.

Video: Penn State arrives for Pitt

Check out a video of the Penn State football team arriving at Beaver Stadium for today's clash with rival Pitt.

Video: PSU coach James Franklin talks adversity

Penn State head coach James Franklin spoke with the media following practice on Wednesday evening. Here's what he had to say about facing adversity.

Video: Trace McSorley on the offense

HappyValley.com's John Patishnock caught up with Penn State quarterback Trace McSorley following the 45-0 pasting of Akron on Saturday in the Beaver Stadium Media Room.

 

 

Blue-White 2017 Highlights!

Check out all the best moments from the 2017 Blue-White game! 

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. 

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