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Vincent Corso, Town&Gown

Vincent Corso is a freelance writer from State College.

Articles by Vincent Corso, Town&Gown

Finding Strength on the Trails: The mountains of Central PA offer challenges, but runners love them Finding Strength on the Trails: The mountains of Central PA offer challenges, but runners love them
2 weeks ago - Town and gown
The mountains of central Pennsylvania offer challenges like roots, rocks, and snakes, but runners are in it together – and they love it [Read More]
For the 30th Year, the Historic Bellefonte Cruise Celebrates a Tradition That Was ‘a Sight to See’ For the 30th Year, the Historic Bellefonte Cruise Celebrates a Tradition That Was ‘a Sight to See’
4 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Vincent Corso, Town&Gown
You can hear them coming from miles around. The engines roar as a parade of cars makes its way down to the old Victorian town for the Historic Bellefonte Cruise motorcycle and car show. [Read More]
For the 30th year, the Historic Bellefonte Cruise celebrates a tradition that was ‘a sight to see’ For the 30th year, the Historic Bellefonte Cruise celebrates a tradition that was ‘a sight to see’
7 weeks ago - Town and gown
You can hear them coming from miles around. The engines roar as a parade of cars makes its way down to the old Victorian town for the Historic Bellefonte Cruise motorcycle and car show. On the Friday evening of Father’s Day weekend for the past 29 years, people have lined up in the [Read More]
Pedaling Centre: Cyclists Are Enjoying a Different View of the County Pedaling Centre: Cyclists Are Enjoying a Different View of the County
9 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Vincent Corso, Town&Gown
By trail or road, and seemingly everywhere in between, biking is a part of the region that people love. And the bike community in Centre County is all about keeping that love rolling right along with group rides, community service, and other ways of connecting with friends and nature. [Read More]
Pedaling Centre: Cyclists are enjoying a different view of the county Pedaling Centre: Cyclists are enjoying a different view of the county
11 weeks ago - Town and gown
As the weather warms up in central Pennsylvania, they seem to be everywhere. Drivers have to share the road with them. In town, they jet past pedestrians trying to get to class or work. And hikers will suddenly see one jump out, off some rocks, and roll down the trail. By trail or road, and [Read More]
‘Fishing Ties Us Together’: For Enthusiasts, Tying Flies Is an Art, Science and Way of Life ‘Fishing Ties Us Together’: For Enthusiasts, Tying Flies Is an Art, Science and Way of Life
13 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Vincent Corso, Town&Gown
For Centre County fly-fishing legend Joe Humphreys, tying his own flies all started with a fish that he just couldn’t catch when he was a young boy. “It was a 14-inch trout that was hanging out under a rock on Thompson’s Run. I tried to get it with some regular bait, but I spooked it. I just c [Read More]
‘Fishing Ties Us Together’: For enthusiasts, tying flies is an art, a science, and a way of life ‘Fishing Ties Us Together’: For enthusiasts, tying flies is an art, a science, and a way of life
16 weeks ago - Town and gown
For Centre County fly-fishing legend Joe Humphreys, tying his own flies all started with a fish that he just couldn’t catch when he was a young boy.  “It was a 14-inch trout that was hanging out under a rock on Thompson’s Run. I tried to get it with some regular bait, but I [Read More]
Not Your Father's Shop Class: CPI Is Thriving, as It Teaches Technology for the Future Not Your Father's Shop Class: CPI Is Thriving, as It Teaches Technology for the Future
16 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Vincent Corso, Town&Gown
Dr. Richard Makin puts it this way when talking about what’s going on these days at the Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology: “This is not your old vo-tech shop class.” Instead, students at CPI in Pleasant Gap are learning the skills needed for today’s high-tech jobs, say [Read More]
Not Your Father's Shop Class: CPI is thriving, as it teaches technology for the future Not Your Father's Shop Class: CPI is thriving, as it teaches technology for the future
20 weeks ago - Town and gown
Dr. Richard Makin puts it this way when talking about what’s going on these days at the Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology: “This is not your old vo-tech shop class.” Instead, students at CPI in Pleasant Gap are learning the skills needed for today’s [Read More]
Staying Strong During Chemo Staying Strong During Chemo
26 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Vincent Corso, Town&Gown
Sharon Herman remembers feeling scared in late June 2011 after having been diagnosed with breast cancer. Despite just starting chemotherapy treatments, she mustered enough courage and strength to join her longtime team of friends to take part in the Centre County Relay for Life, just like she had fo [Read More]
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