State College, PA - Centre County - Central Pennsylvania - Home of Penn State University

Articles by Don Bedell

Cafe 210 West to be Blown to Smithereens Cafe 210 West to be Blown to Smithereens
25 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Don Bedell
They all had day jobs in those days leading up to getting their big break. DiNizio worked with his Dad in the family business as a garbage collector. “I was the kid you’d hear rattling garbage cans at five in the morning,” DiNizio explains. [Read More]
Cafe 210 West to be blown to Smithereens Cafe 210 West to be blown to Smithereens
26 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — The Smithereens will bring their blue-collar, Jersey-bred brand of rock and roll to downtown State College on Saturday, February 8th for a concert at Café 210.  The band hails from central New Jersey and had a string of hits in the late 80s and early [Read More]
Fall Fest Brewery Collectibles Show Returns to State College Fall Fest Brewery Collectibles Show Returns to State College
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Don Bedell
Breweriana collectors from Pennsylvania and beyond will once again converge on State College on Saturday, Oct. 19 for the third annual Fall Fest Brewery Collectibles Show. The show — which runs from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. — will be held at Otto's Pub and Brewery and will feature beer [Read More]
Breweriana show returns to State College Breweriana show returns to State College
41 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — Breweriana collectors from Pennsylvania and beyond will once again converge on State College on Saturday, Oct. 19 for the Third annual Fall Fest Brewery Collectibles Show. The show — which runs from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. — will be held at Otto’s Pub and Brewery [Read More]
New Rotary president installed New Rotary president installed
55 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — At the June 27 meeting of the Downtown State College Rotary Club, George Trudeau was installed as the club’s president for the 2013-2014 Rotary year. Trudeau is director of the Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State. He previously served as the director of the [Read More]
Local band head to the State Theatre to record new CD Local band head to the State Theatre to record new CD
69 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — Local Americana band Pure Cane Sugar heads to the State Theatre at 8 p.m. on April 10 to record a live album; a follow-up to their 2010 release “Come Back Home.” Over the past seven years, Pure Cane Sugar has built a loyal local following with an exhaustive live [Read More]
JT Thompson releases a Song For the Season JT Thompson releases a Song For the Season
85 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
Hot on the heels of his latest full length CD, “This Way That Way,” John “JT” Thompson has released a five-song EP with a holiday twist. The Bellefonte blues man recently wrote and recorded the tongue-in-cheek “The Season’s Reason” that asks the musical [Read More]
Triquetra jazzes it up for Christmas Triquetra jazzes it up for Christmas
85 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
If you’re looking for an alternative to same old traditional Christmas songs this year, local group Triquetra might have exactly what you’re looking for with their current release “Songs For The Season.” Triquetra is the brainchild of Mic Smith (trumpet) and Jeff Gibble [Read More]
Local Celtic group records new CD with help from fans Local Celtic group records new CD with help from fans
86 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — Fans of the local all-female Celtic group Callanish have a unique opportunity to be a part of the group's next CD release. Callanish is using the online fundraising website, Kickstarter, to fund the recording of its next project. Through the website, fans can contribute to [Read More]
Beer collectors invade State College Beer collectors invade State College
91 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — Breweriana collectors from throughout Pennsylvania and beyond converged on State College on Oct. 20 for the Second annual Fall Fest Beer Collectibles Show. Otto’s Pub and Brewery was the scene for the event, which was organized by the Eastern Coast Breweriana [Read More]
Page: 1 2
order food online
Featured Columnists