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Historic downtown diner may close Historic downtown diner may close
6 days ago - Centre County Gazette
The hits keep coming to longtime establishments in State College. Ye Olde College Diner may be closing in April if a new owner isn’t found. Either way, the “World-Famous Grilled Stickies'” will remain in production, said owner Dan Rallis. [Read More]
Corner Room server retires after 60 years Corner Room server retires after 60 years
6 days ago - Centre County Gazette
All last week, people kept stopping by the Corner Room to see the sweet lady who smiled at everyone. After serving customers for more than 60 years, Emma Gunsallus retired Jan. 16, and many people wanted to say goodbye to the woman who seems to have always been there. [Read More]
Commissioners discuss guidelines for security Commissioners discuss guidelines for security
6 days ago - Centre County Gazette
The first new county ordinance of the year, establishing guidelines for security during public activities conducted on county property, is still being worked out. The idea is to provide safety for the community during events that occur at places such as the Centre County Courthouse building, said Co [Read More]
After brief respite, bitter cold set to return After brief respite, bitter cold set to return
2 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
While most of Centre County was probably inside keeping warm on Jan. 5, Alabama native Tamarik Fitzpatrick was working his construction job renovating McKean Hall on Penn State’s campus. In the sub-zero wind chill he worked for eight hours dressed in multiple layers — pants, three shirts, two pa [Read More]
Silver Sneakers Helps Centre County Seniors Stay Active, Healthy Silver Sneakers Helps Centre County Seniors Stay Active, Healthy
48 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Vincent Corso
Perhaps nothing is more important than staying active after retirement; after all, it is tempting after a life of work to want to sit and relax. But getting and staying active as we grow older can have numerous benefits. The Silver Sneakers program helps older adults do just that, and it is offered [Read More]
Silver Sneakers helps Centre County seniors stay active, healthy   Silver Sneakers helps Centre County seniors stay active, healthy
49 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — Perhaps nothing is more important than staying active after retirement; after all, it is tempting after a life of work to want to sit and relax. But getting and staying active as we grow older can have numerous benefits. The Silver Sneakers program helps older adults do just [Read More]
State College lights up, shatters world record State College lights up, shatters world record
50 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — State College set a Guinness world record Feb. 4 as the community came together in the cold to make and light 5,622 ice luminaries on Allen Street. The Light Up State College project aimed to beat the record of 2,561 ice luminaries held by Vuollerim, Sweden, and the local [Read More]
Rally in State College backs rights for all   Rally in State College backs rights for all
52 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — A large group of protesters standing on College Avenue could be heard throughout downtown on the afternoon of Jan. 21 as they cheered and chanted in support of women and equal rights. The sister rally held at the Allen Street Gates was in solidarity with the Women's March held [Read More]
Centre County midwives an option for expectant mothers Centre County midwives an option for expectant mothers
53 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
Childbirth is typically one of the most important days of a woman's life, and it can be an anxious and worrisome time for many. For some, the idea of going to a hospital and dealing with doctors and nurses only adds to the potential discomfort of bearing a child, and to them the option of using a [Read More]
Holiday Sales Merry for Many Centre County Businesses Holiday Sales Merry for Many Centre County Businesses
55 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
The ball has dropped, the Christmas trees are making their way to the curb, and retailers across Centre County — and the country —are adding up sales from what appears to have been a merry holiday season. [Read More]
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