LIVE HAPPY FEATURE

This charming village B&B could be your next Happy Valley home and business

Photo: Remax. This 1847-built, historic bed and breakfast could be your new calling. The downtown Boalsburg property boasts an expansive wrap-around porch, new patio with stone pizza oven and more than 4,000 finished square feet. There are five guest rooms, all with their own baths. A separate owner’s suite provides extra privacy. A carriage house […]

Read More >>

Live Happy News

05/31/2022
Strong community and volunteer opportunities a “pretty big get” in retirement

By Cara Aungst This feature is part of a series about what makes Happy Valley such a popular destination for retirees. We interviewed individuals and couples about what drew them to the area and about the ways they contribute time, experience, leadership and business knowledge to the community. Hear how today’s retirees are bringing resources […]

Read More
05/22/2022
Walking the talk: A true farm-to-table cafe

By Caryn Anderson RE Farm Café offers a unique dining experience in a picturesque setting. Photo: RE Farm Café at Windswept Farm The hospitality industry is a major driver of Happy Valley’s economy, with visitors and locals generating hundreds of millions of dollars on average every year. For those looking for stunning views and literal farm-to-table […]

Read More
05/22/2022
“Boy, it must be great to live here:” After 40 years of football weekends, Happy Valley is the ultimate retirement destination

By Cara Aungst This feature is part of a series about what makes Happy Valley such a popular destination for retirees. We interviewed individuals and couples about what drew them to the area and about the ways they contribute time, experience, leadership and business knowledge to the community. Hear how today’s retirees are bringing resources […]

Read More
05/17/2022
Inspiring a more vibrant community

By Holly Riddle Happy Valley creatives bring a unique agency to 3 Dots, downtown State College’s premier venue for culture, civil engagement and innovation in a free, safe social space — and all while demonstrating the substantial economic impact of the arts. 3 Dots provides a free, social space for creatives to congregate. Credit: 3 […]

Read More
05/10/2022
Curating a different kind of secondhand shopping experience

By Madison Bressler One of the many human habits by the covid-19 pandemic is our relationship with our stuff. Spending months at home gave us time to go through attics, garages and basements and even to just sit among our belongings and realize we might not need so much. We spring-cleaned. We minimized. We donated, […]

Read More
05/03/2022
The vital partnership that keeps Happy Valley healthy

By Cara Aungst POC Lab Coordinator Tiffany Walden with a patient. PHOTO: Centre Volunteers in Medicine.  Research says that your ZIP code is a better indication of your health than genetics. So it should come as no surprise that Centre County is one of the best places in Pennsylvania to live, health-wise. In fact, in […]

Read More

Why Happy Valley?

The last thing you can afford is a risky bet with a Silicon Valley sweetheart, an overseas startup or a slow-moving Fortune 500 company that doesn’t understand your business. Happy Valley is your proven, one-of-a-kind community that blends the best of U.S. Military R&D, top-tier academic research and real-world business results into one Industry 4.0 solution. Whether you need to optimize your business, increase throughput, improve safety or beat back global competition, Happy Valley is the place to make it happen.
Learn More

1

BEST TOWN IN PENNSYLVANIA, NICHE, 2018

15

TOP 15 BEST U.S. CITIES FOR ENTREPRENEURS TO LIVE AND LAUNCH, ENTREPRENEUR MAGAZINE, 2016

5

NO. 5 BEST SUMMER FESTIVALS, LIVABILITY, 2013

7

NO. 7, THE BEST PLACES FOR BUSINESS AND CAREERS, FORBES, 2018

1

TOP ADVENTURE TOWN, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC, 2011

Live, Work, Play…Happy Valley!

Happy Valley Industry is the voice for innovation, research and industry in the Happy Valley region of Central Pennsylvania.

Powered by Affinity Connection

© Copyright 2022 - All Rights Reserved
linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram