Crews place final beam at Fraser Centre

Members of the State College community gathered on South Fraser Street and West Beaver Avenue to watch construction workers hoist a single steel beam to the roof of the upcoming Fraser Centre. The beam was topped with a small Fraser fir tree and many signatures from the construction crew, developers and spectators. Placing the final…

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…