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Vilma Shu Danz, Town&Gown

Articles by Vilma Shu Danz, Town&Gown

Lunch with Mimi: Judge Thomas Kistler Lunch with Mimi: Judge Thomas Kistler
3 weeks ago - Town and gown
The Centre County Child Access Center was created through a community collaboration led by Centre County Common Pleas president judge Thomas King Kistler. Its mission is to promote the physical and emotional security of children and their families. Since October 2008, the Child Access Center has [Read More]
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Taste of the Month: Philipsburg Elks Lodge and Country Club Taste of the Month: Philipsburg Elks Lodge and Country Club
3 weeks ago - Town and gown
Overlooking Bald Eagle Mountain, the restaurant at the Philipsburg Elks Lodge and Country Club, also known to its members as the Grill Room, serves an eclectic mix of American comfort foods from a tender medium-rare filet mignon steak to a classic cheesesteak hoagie. Open to the public seven days a [Read More]
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Lunch with Mimi: Susan Hartman Lunch with Mimi: Susan Hartman
7 weeks ago - Town and gown
As chief executive officer of HealthSouth Nittany Valley Rehabilitation Hospital for the past nine years, Susan Hartman oversees the day-to-day operations of the 70,000-square-foot, 73-bed inpatient rehabilitation hospital. Located at 550 West College Avenue in Pleasant Gap, HealthSouth Nittany [Read More]
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Taste of the Month: Dolce Vita Taste of the Month: Dolce Vita
7 weeks ago - Town and gown
Dolce Vita Desserts, located at 812 Pike Street, is a little bakery in the quaint village of Lemont that is making life a little sweeter with tempting cupcakes, cookies, brownies, and custom cakes. Owner Mary Hilliard is a Penn State math major who followed her passion for cake decorating and baking [Read More]
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Lunch with Mimi: Ted McDowell Lunch with Mimi: Ted McDowell
11 weeks ago - Town and gown
In addition to being the senior vice president/area executive of AmeriServ Bank in State College, Ted McDowell volunteers his time to serving the community. He is the chair of the Chamber of Business and Industry of Centre County (CBICC), sits on Centre County United Way’s board of directors [Read More]
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Taste of Month: Kamrai Thai and Sushi House Taste of Month: Kamrai Thai and Sushi House
11 weeks ago - Town and gown
In the quiet and quaint village of Lemont, a new restaurant is firing up the taste buds of locals and visitors alike with its authentic Thai dishes and specialty sushi rolls. As you step inside, the calming sound of a water fountain running and the colorful Thai paintings that adorn the walls all [Read More]
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Lunch with Mimi: Suzanne Thompson Lunch with Mimi: Suzanne Thompson
16 weeks ago - Town and gown
Suzanne Thompson became the executive director of Tides after founder Leslie Finton stepped down to pursue a new job. Tides’ mission is to provide a safe and nurturing peer-support program for children, adolescents, and their families who have experienced the deaths of loved ones. Thompson, [Read More]
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Taste of the Month: Hundred Degrees Hot Pot Taste of the Month: Hundred Degrees Hot Pot
16 weeks ago - Town and gown
Hundred Degrees Hot Pot Restaurant & Karaoke, at 428 Westerly Parkway, is not just another Chinese restaurant in State College. The unique concept of a hot pot dates back more than 1,000 years in China where frozen, thinly sliced meats and vegetables are prepared for cooking in a pot of bubbling [Read More]
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Lunch with Mimi: Carol Falke Lunch with Mimi: Carol Falke
21 weeks ago - Town and gown
For the past three years, Carol Falke of State College has been an international volunteer in Rwanda, Africa. Through the nonprofit organization Hope Made Real, she helps support the Urukundo Children’s Home and Learning Center. Not only does Falke help raise funds to build schools in Rwanda, [Read More]
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Taste of the Month: Abe's Cafe Taste of the Month: Abe's Cafe
21 weeks ago - Town and gown
Prepare to be delightfully surprised by the exceptional food at Abe’s Cafe, located at 4045 East Main Street in Belleville. As you walk into the 100-year-old building, you are drawn to the service counter with the floor-mounted, backless metal stools, the row of booths, and the local artwork [Read More]
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