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Newsletter for December 19th - December 25th
Volume 150
Entertainment Highlights

Yes Man

In this comedy, a man, played by Jim Carrey, signs up for a self-help program based entirely on the principle of saying "yes" to anything and everything.

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Seven Pounds

The Tale of Despereaux

The Wrestler

Visit's Movie Section to view a list of local theaters and movie times!

Spider Kelly
10:30 p.m.
The Darkhorse Tavern

JR & Natalie Band
10:30 p.m.
Cafe 210 West

10:30 p.m.
The Arena Bar & Grill

Juno Day
10:30 p.m.
The Gingerbread Man

I'll Be Home For Christmas
12/19 - 7:00 p.m.
12/20 & 12/21 - 2:00 p.m.
Centre County Visitor Center Auditorium

The Metropolitan Opera Live In HD - Thais (New Production)
The State Theatre

Lady Lion Basketball vs. Michigan State
Bryce Jordan Center

Nittany Lion Basketball vs. Lafayette
4:00 p.m.
Bryce Jordan Center

Nittany Lion Basketball vs. Sacred Heart
7:00 p.m.
Bryce Jordan Center

Pictures With Santa Claus
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Nittany Mall

Free Saturday Morning Cartoons
10:00 a.m.
The State Theatre

The Polar Express
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Schlow Centre Region Library


Upgrades & Improvements for in the New Year

The staff at has been working hard over the past several weeks to add an array of new & interactive features to the website for the upcoming year.

According to Dan Myers, President of, a mobile version of is in the works. The iPhone version will be launched this week while Blackberry and standard mobile versions are in development. The mobile version will allow people to easily access the Movies Section, Bar Tour, weather forecasts, etc. right from their cell phones. For a preview of the mobile version of, visit

Visitors to the website may have already noticed the newly re-designed, interactive Bar Tour. The new Bar Tour lists nightly entertainment and drink specials and allows visitors to post comments and feedback about each individual bar. Visitors can also rate the local bars listed in the Bar Tour. The new design and layout is meant to welcome user feedback.

Upgrades to the Auto Guide have also launched. Those searching for a new or used car in the area can still search cars by make, model and price through the Auto Guide. Besides the improved layout, advanced search options such as features, VIN number, color, engine, etc. are part of the search engine. A list of new and used car dealers, along with a map to their location, can be found in the Auto Guide. Additional car dealers are being added to the existing database.

Just in the time for the holiday movie season, will be enhancing their Movies Section. Besides displaying dates and times for movies, visitors can click on the movie poster next to the movie to view a plot description, post and view comments about the movie, and read reviews of the movie. Similar to the Bar Tour, user feedback, comments, suggestions, etc. are a big part of the new

The Business Directory resource has added a new layout for driving directions to specific businesses. Visitors can click on the “map” feature and a map will open detailing the business’ location.'s Music Page has a new layout with all of the area's local radio stations listed by category. Several stations have links posted where visitors can click to listen to that particular radio station live. The Soap Opera Page has a new layout where visitors can click on a particular day of the week to view that show's recap. Recaps are archived for a month in the new layout. The Horoscopes Page also has a new layout.

Finally, an upgraded Apartment Guide and search engine for apartments is currently being developed, an improved Lodging Guide and an improved Dining Guide are both in development.

Be sure to visit regularly in the New Year to see all of our completed improvements!

Have a comment or suggestion regarding the new updates and improvements taking place with Please email [email protected] with your thoughts and suggestions.

Other Interesting Events Community Calendar 

Friday-Tuesday, December 19th-23rd
Showing of It's A Wonderful Life
4:00, 7:00, & 9:30 p.m. - Fri-Sun
1:00, 4:00. 7:00, & 9:30 p.m. - Mon-Tues.
The State Theatre
The State Theatre will run this holiday classic leading up to Christmas.  The film was directed by Frank Capra and stars actor Jimmy Stewart.  The film is not rated.  Tickets are $8/adult and $6 for Penn State students, senior citizens, and children ages 12 & under.

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Local Headlines More News 

Paterno Will Coach For Three More Years
Joe Paterno signed a contract this extension this week and could coach at Penn State through 2011.  Read more on this story....

Bellefonte Borough Passes Annual Budget
The Bellefonte Borough Council passed a $14.9 million budget which included a one-quarter mill tax increase.  Read more on this story....

Community Spotlight

State College Food New Year Donations

The State College Food Bank is still accepting food & monetary donations for the upcoming new year .  Items being requested are canned soups, canned pasta & chili, pasta sauce, canned meat, macaroni and cheese, cooking oil, granulated sugar and boxed cereal.  Personal hygiene items such as shampoo, toothpaste, etc. are needed.  Grocery store gift cards can also be donated.  For more information on where to drop off donations and for information on volunteering, visit the food bank’s website.

Fun Fact of the Week
Centre County recorded above average temperatures earlier this week. What was the highest recorded temperature in State College in December?
a. 65 degrees
b. 71 degrees
c. 73 degrees
d. 74 degrees
Last week's answer:
c. 6 players More Weather 


High 43°F
Low 35°F

Partly sunny, a shower in the afternoon


High 45°F
Low 43°F

Mostly cloudy, a shower in the afternoon


High 57°F
Low 45°F

Not as cool; a little morning rain


High 52°F
Low 38°F

Intervals of clouds and sun


High 46°F
Low 30°F

Times of sun and clouds

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