Fraser Centre could affect privately owned businesses

As the Leonard S. Fiore construction crew begins working on the next phase of the Fraser Centre, State College residents may wonder how the new business complex will affect the community. Will new retailers such as Target steal business from local shops such as McLanahan’s? Or will these corporations ignite a friendly competition between big…

Greene Turtle sports bar coming to State College

Another sports bar is set to open its door to the State College community. Greene Turtle, a popular sports bar native to Maryland, announced this week that it will open six establishments in central Pennsylvania. The five other Greene Turtle restaurants will open in the Cumberland, Lancaster, Lebanon, Dauphin and York regions, Greene Turtle owner…

Schlow Library launches app for easier experience

The Schlow Centre Region Library has recently launched a mobile app, free of charge to readers. The app provides its customers, namely parents, with the ability to store multiple library cards, Michael Hayward, app creator and IT services technician, said. “The app allows families to organize the accounts on their phones rather than holding onto…

Popular Valentine’s Day venues share specials

With the most romantic day of the year quickly approaching, some students may struggle finding the perfect Valentine’s Day date venue, especially if couples are trying a restaurant out for the first time. Before booking a reservation, students may want to do a little research first. Allen Street Grill, located at 100 W. College Ave….

Phyrst offers free cover to THON dancers

In preparation for the Penn State Interfraternity Council/Panhellenic Dance Marathon, many dancers have gone weeks without visiting the local bars which may lead to a big celebration come Monday night. To show its gratitude to the dedicated dancers, the Phyrst will offer cover-free admittance for all participating dancers the week after THON. In order to…

“Knitivism” – a knitting club of activists at PSU (sans audio)

FEATURE WRAP: KNITIVISM CIARA O’CALLAGHAN APRIL 9, 2015 WRAP TRT- 1:30 (ANCHOR) KNITIVISM, AN ORGANIZATION OF PENN STATE ACTIVISTS THAT SHARE AN INTEREST IN KNITTING, ARE CURRENTLY PLANNING UPCOMING EVENTS WHERE STUDENTS CAN PURCHASE HANDMADE YARN CRAFTS. COMRADIO REPORTER CIARA O’CALLAGHAN GAVE US AN INSIDE LOOK ON THE ORGANIZATION. TAKE Knitivism WRAP——————————————————————————————————————- RT: MEMBERS OF…