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First Five Startups Graduate from Happy Valley Launchbox First Five Startups Graduate from Happy Valley Launchbox
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The first five startups to complete a 10-week business accelerator program at Happy Valley Launchbox graduated on Thursday, moving on to the next phase of developing their businesses in the State College community. The next 10 startups, which will participate in Happy Valley Launchbox's summer sess [Read More]
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First Five Startups Graduate from Happy Valley Launchbox First Five Startups Graduate from Happy Valley Launchbox
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The first five startups to complete a 10-week business accelerator program at Happy Valley Launchbox graduated on Thursday, moving on to the next phase of developing their businesses in the State College community. The next 10 startups, which will participate in Happy Valley Launchbox's summer sess [Read More]

Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Seeks to Help Curb Medication Abuse Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Seeks to Help Curb Medication Abuse
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Centre Region residents will be able to safely dispose of old and unused prescription medications from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday at Giant Foods, 255 Northland Center in Ferguson Township. [Read More]

Mini-THON Takes the Floor at Park Forest Middle School Mini-THON Takes the Floor at Park Forest Middle School
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Hundreds of State College middle school students will gather at Park Forest Middle School on Friday to spend a night of dancing and games at the annual State College Mini-THON. [Read More]

TGIF: State College Weekend Events for April 29-May 1 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for April 29-May 1
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The Happy Valley Weekend is here, and there is plenty on the calendar to keep anyone busy in the State College area. [Read More]

Urschel to Give Mathematical NFL Draft Analysis for GE Urschel to Give Mathematical NFL Draft Analysis for GE
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
After last year’s successful partnership between John Urschel and General Electric during the NFL Draft, the guard-mathematician hybrid will run GE’s social media accounts once again Thursday. [Read More]

Centre Region Events Planned to Celebrate National Bike Month Centre Region Events Planned to Celebrate National Bike Month
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
CentreBike, the Centre Region's coalition of bicyclists, is teaming up with other local organizations for numerous events and activities around the area to celebrate National Bike Month in May. [Read More]

State High Students Learn About Biomechanics at Penn State Lab State High Students Learn About Biomechanics at Penn State Lab
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Special to StateCollege.com
State College Area High School students saw the science of human motion firsthand in Penn State's Biomechanics Lab. [Read More]

Water You Waiting For? Water You Waiting For?
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
The first time I went to Ricketts Glen State Park, I wondered what took me so long. Why hadn’t I heard of it sooner? Why wasn’t it world famous? The park is a waterfall freak’s paradise. It has 22 of them and you can see them all on one 7.2-mile trail loop. [Read More]

Meet Penn State's New Mailman, Jim Frey Meet Penn State's New Mailman, Jim Frey
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
If you've visited the post office in the past month, you’ve noticed things are a little different. The face behind the counter, while friendly, isn't the gray-haired, cookie-appreciating local celebrity we all know and love. With Mike "The Mailman" Herr officially enjoying retirement, there’ [Read More]

Return of the Big Blue Boxes Return of the Big Blue Boxes
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
With so many parks and recreation spaces in the Centre Region, it's easy to enjoy nature as the weather gets warmer. Fortunately, Centre Region Parks and Rec also makes it a little bit easier when nature calls. [Read More]

St. Joseph's Students Receive Letter from Nobel Winner Wiesel St. Joseph's Students Receive Letter from Nobel Winner Wiesel
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Gazette Staff
Last month, Laura Cunningham’s ninth-grade English students at St. Joseph’s Catholic Academy received a letter from Nobel Peace Prize winner Elie Wiesel thanking them for writing to him as part of an assignment for class. [Read More]

Park Forest Elementary Named Green Ribbon School Park Forest Elementary Named Green Ribbon School
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Park Forest Elementary School was one of just 47 nationwide named a Green Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education on Friday. Secretary of Education John King announced Park Forest as a recipient of the honor for commitment to sustainable practices. The recognition goes to schools "for the [Read More]

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