Anthym has State College Moving


BY CHRISTINE SIBLEY March 14, 2017 When Philadelphia Runner, the headquarters of the Philly running community, started looking at options for expanding across Pennsylvania, the first instinct was to look for a location in Pittsburgh. However, when an opportunity for space became available in downtown State College the company decided to bring the business to […]

Amp Up the Flavor at Cafe Verve

Store Front

BY LEXIE MATINOG February 28, 2017 Are you ready for something new? Café Verve, State College’s first vegan café is sure to fit the bill. Heather Jones, manager and part owner of Café Verve wants to take your taste buds on an adventure and introduce State College to vegan foods that are surprisingly delightful. Jones […]

A Splash of Italy on East Calder Way

tap room

BY ANN KLINCK February 14, 2017 The Branch and The Vine, Olive Oil and Vinegar Tasting Room, opened its doors October 2016, bringing a new flavor to East Calder Way. The Branch and The Vine carries 40 varieties of balsamic and olive oil. They have spicy flavors like jalapeno and red pepper olive oil, and […]

Light Up State College

Light Up State College

February 3, 2017 – Two thousand, six hundred fifty two.  That’s the number of ice luminaries required to break the Guinness World Record for the largest ice lantern display, and State College has that number in its sights.  On Saturday, February 4th, the town will attempt to set a new world record by illuminating the […]

Maki Yaki – Be Fresh and Original


BY NICOLE WANG January 17, 2017 Maki Yaki is like a little Asian food court, dishing up sushi rolls, noodle/rice dishes, Korean soup, and much more. With an emphasis on freshness and originality, much of the food is prepared in house using fresh meat and veggies that have been hand cut by the kitchen staff. […]

no matter where you are… WE ARE


BlueWhiteTV is happy to announce our new office location at 201 E. Beaver Ave. at the corner of Pugh in downtown State College. BlueWhiteTV is a digital network providing Penn State students, alumni and fans with Penn State and Happy Valley themed content on demand via our website, mobile app, JuiceBox charging stations, and publications. […]

Say Farewell to the Old Year, Welcome the New Year at First Night State College!


December 28, 2016 First Night State College will once again provide central Pennsylvania with a great way to mark the passing of the old year and the ringing in of the New Year. This alcohol-free community celebration of the visual and performing arts will take place in downtown State College and on the University Park […]

Lighting Up the Downtown

Holiday Lights along Beaver Avenue in Downtown State College, PA

State College, PA December 16, 2016 – It’s always fun to get dressed up for the holidays, and each year we delight in beautifying Downtown and preparing for the holiday season.  The holiday banners, new wreathes, and sparkling lights on the trees give Downtown a special ambiance that adds to the magic of the season. […]



All on-street meters, parking lots and garages operated by the Borough of State College will be FREE   STATE COLLEGE, PA   December 16, 2016 – Holiday shoppers have been enjoying FREE parking in the Beaver Avenue, Fraser Street and Pugh Street Garages with special 4-hour holiday validations from Downtown businesses since just after Thanksgiving, but […]

Park FREE this Holiday Season!


Park in the Fraser Street, Pugh Street and Beaver Avenue garages for FREE all season long, with validations from Downtown Businesses! Plus, enjoy FREE parking in Downtown as you finish up your holiday shopping!   All municipal parking (in the garages, the municipal lots and street meters) is free of charge from Sunday, December 18th through […]