Located in Centre County, Pennsylvania, State College is a college town heavily influenced by the campus life of Penn State University and have gained the nickname "Happy Valley" for its resilience during the Great Depression. Downtown State College provide the public with essential resource, accommodation, and entertainment that stretch along College Ave and Beaver Ave. In 2010,
CQ Press ranked State College as the third-safest metropolitan area in the country. They say there's something magical about the Nittany Valley, where time just seems to stand still. Updates on the downtown area's current affairs and additions can be located on this topic page.
September 29, 2016 at 1:16 pm
Rotelli To Close Its Doors On Sunday
Rotelli State College announced via Twitter that it will be closing its doors for good on Sunday.
September 26, 2016 at 4:20 am
IAH Film Festival Discusses Climate Justice
The discussion on climate change took an interesting perspective on cultural justice at this year’s IAH Film Festival.
September 24, 2016 at 2:34 pm
Canyon Pizza Moving To New Home At Canyon Wings
A sign on Canyon Pizza this afternoon announced that the drunk food staple will pick up and move from its current location at Beaver Ave and Locust Lane to the Canyon Wings storefront.
September 23, 2016 at 5:15 am
State College’s New Marijuana Law Has Good Intentions But Isn’t Perfect
The State College marijuana ordinance might seem like a major win, but if you don’t read the fine print, you could still find yourself in hot water.
September 21, 2016 at 4:00 am
OS Cribs: RIP To The Big Onion
Stashed away in a dope apartment above Dunkin’ Donuts, the beloved Big O sign hangs in all its glory.
September 20, 2016 at 4:09 am
Happy Valley Glass House Finds New Home, Identity
Happy Valley Glass House has a new location and a new direction for the glassware industry.
September 20, 2016 at 4:02 am
Alumni To Open Brewery Named After Locust Lane
Three alumni will open a brewery named after Locust Lane this winter in Malvern, PA.
September 19, 2016 at 5:07 am
Halloween City Opens Up In Time For Halloweekend Preparations
Halloween City replaces Abercrombie on South Allen just in time for costume shopping season.
September 19, 2016 at 5:03 am
The Metropolitan Releases 3D Rendering Ahead Of Lease-Signing Day
The Metropolitan will be available for tenants to move in as soon as fall 2017, but in the meantime the company released a 3D rendering of what the completed complex will look like.
September 16, 2016 at 4:08 am
A Haven For Music And Hookah: The Music Underground
The Music Underground provides an alternative place to enjoy music, smoke hookah, and search for your next favorite vinyl.