Author Archives: Laura

About Laura

We are one little family and we're on a mission: we want to discover our hometown and share the treasures with you! Just think of all the tractor-pulls, restaurants, farm stands, mom-and-pop shops, and local attractions that we'll enjoy together. We hope that our discoveries and ideas strengthen your family and our hometown Penns Valley, Pennsylvania.

The New Owner of GoPennsValley.com: Jon Whitsel

Ryan and I are thrilled to announce that Jon Whitsel is the new owner of GoPennsValley.com. We have truly loved serving the community through GoPennsValley.com over the years. Thank you for cheering us on. As our family grows and our

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Do you want GoPennsValley.com?

We’re looking for the person who wants to take this website to the next level. GoPennsValley.com has the potential to be a popular online source of advertising for local businesses, a robust Business Directory, a source for an accurate Community Calendar,

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YMCA’s October

It’s exciting to have a good quality YMCA in the Valley. Check out their October plans and get in on the healthy goodness! (Be sure to take note of the Community Appreciation Week scheduled for Oct. 23 – Oct. 29th.

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Old Gregg School’s October Update

Scour the Old Gregg School October update for all kinds of fun! It’ll be here for you 24/7 throughout the month. 🙂    Enjoy your home,

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Business Directory Now Free: Is Yours Listed?

Important announcement to ALL Penns Valley Business owners: The Valley’s Business Directory is at GoPennsValley.com and… it’s currently FREE! Is your business listed amongst the 350?   We’ll be promoting it throughout the Valley, in State College, and the surrounding

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Have you purchased your raffle ticket yet? Smiles/ Fleck Fund

I finally stopped over at The Garden to pick up a raffle ticket for the Smiles/ Fleck fund. While I was there, I bought a beautiful local cantaloupe and some nectarines. I took photos of the front and back of

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This Year’s Treasures: Antique Machinery Show

Besides the parade and the $1.50 kiddie cones at the Sunset Ice-Cream booth, here are the two treasures that I found at the Antique Machinery Show last weekend. I’ve been looking for a sturdy vintage tray for our glasses and

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4K For the Kids: Fundraiser for PVE’s mini-THON

(The grand total from last year’s mini-THON! Help us reach our goal this year, too!) 4K For the Kids! Last year, students and staff of PVE were able to raise over four thousand dollars – all of which was donated to

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Get in Shape with KarpFit at OGS

Enjoy your home,

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Survive Winter Ailments with Penns Valley Community Learning Garden: Upcoming Workshops

Enjoy this update from Penns Valley’s lovely herbalist, Jennifer Tucker. “Hello Herbal Friends! Spring, summer, late summer I have enjoyed a bountiful harvest from the Penns Valley Community Learning Garden of medicinal plants…and the garden is still abundant! The Medicinal

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