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Holly Riddle

Holly Riddle is a freelance food, lifestyle and entertainment writer. She can be reached at holly.ridd@gmail.com.

Articles by Holly Riddle

Taste of the Town Brings Together Great Local Food and a Great Cause Taste of the Town Brings Together Great Local Food and a Great Cause
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Holly Riddle
Centre County United Way hosts its annual Taste of the Town event from 5 to 8 p.m. on Sunday at the Penn Stater. According to special events coordinator Beth Shaha, the event is the organization’s premier fundraiser and an opportunity “for folks to enjoy treats, eats, drinks and all kinds of th [Read More]
A New Food Hub Aims to Connect Local Farmers and Buyers A New Food Hub Aims to Connect Local Farmers and Buyers
5 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Holly Riddle
Only 1 percent of the food produced in Centre County is consumed in Centre County. However, according to Travis Lesser, founder and executive director of new local nonprofit Appalachian Food Works, the county produces enough food to “basically feed our entire population.” [Read More]
Food Truck Fiesta Rolls in to State College to Benefit THON Food Truck Fiesta Rolls in to State College to Benefit THON
10 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Holly Riddle
Penn State student special-interest organization Apollo hosts its second-annual State College Food Truck Fiesta from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday in the parking lot of Grace Lutheran Church, 205 S. Garner St., in downtown State College. [Read More]
New Owners of A Flower Basket Celebrate One Year of Providing a Personalized Touch New Owners of A Flower Basket Celebrate One Year of Providing a Personalized Touch
12 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Holly Riddle
A former teacher and an arborist and landscaper, Susan and Craig Munnell couldn’t resist the opportunity to expand upon the shop and make it their own after purchasing A Flower Basket in Bellefonte in 2017. [Read More]
FarmFest Returns for 7th Year with New Features FarmFest Returns for 7th Year with New Features
17 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Holly Riddle
Now in its seventh year, PA Organic FarmFest, presented by Pennsylvania Certified Organic, welcomes crowds from all over the region to play, learn and get involved with agriculture and local farmers. Last year, the event drew nearly 5,000 people, a result which PCO executive director Leslie Zuck say [Read More]
Camp Kesem Central PA Making a Difference for Kids Whose Parents Are Battling Cancer Camp Kesem Central PA Making a Difference for Kids Whose Parents Are Battling Cancer
20 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Holly Riddle
Founded by Penn State students in 2013, Camp Kesem Central PA currently consists of about 120 volunteers, as well as an advisory board of State College professionals, who dedicate time and effort to put together not only a free, week-long getaway for dozens of local and regional kids, but also culti [Read More]
Primanti Bros. New Sandwich Trades Fries for Pierogies
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Primanti Bros. New Sandwich Trades Fries for Pierogies
22 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Holly Riddle
The State College outpost of the Pittsburgh staple Primanti Bros. Restaurant and Bar has a new item on its menu – a unique sandwich named after a Polish neighborhood near the restaurant’s original location. [Read More]
Tour Showcases Centre County Farms Tour Showcases Centre County Farms
67 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Holly Riddle
The annual Centre County Farm Tour, now in its 12th year, is under new leadership, as the Centre County Farmland Trust takes over from the Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture. As the PASA realigned its priorities, it reached out to the CCFT. [Read More]
FarmFest Celebrates Organic Agriculture with Two Days of Fun, Education FarmFest Celebrates Organic Agriculture with Two Days of Fun, Education
69 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Holly Riddle
Observing 20 years of operation, the nonprofit Pennsylvania Certified Organic invites Centre County residents and visitors alike to join them in a celebration of all things organic on Friday and Saturday. [Read More]
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