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New Shopping Center in Bellefonte

Business Updates: New Shopping Center in Bellefonte

According to the Centre County Gazette on February 16th- It was announced that a new shopping center will bring a new supermarket and restaurants to Benner Pike near Bellefonte.

The land development plans for the 15-acre parcel along Benner Pike and Paradise Road in Benner Township were reviewed during Tuesday’s Centre County Board of Commissioners meeting.

"The plans, prepared by PennTerra Engineering, include a 53,570-square-foot supermarket with a fuel area, two fast food restaurants of 4,300 and 3,600 square feet, a 2,200-square-foot coffee/fast food restaurant and a 7,200- square-foot medical/office building." - (State College.com, February 16th).

The developers have not specifically said what businesses will take place in the buildings yet, but they plan to announce this in the future. It will be exciting to see what restaurants and commercial locations are chosen. 

"The Commissioners...

Allen Street Grill Reopens! | Local Business Updates

The Allen Street Grill has just reopened after months of new renovations. It has now been re-established as a modern american dining spot in a historic space. 

Located on the second floor of Hotel State College, an iconic corner of hospitality in the Penn State community, the Allen Street Grill has offered the community and alumni one of the greatest views of town and Penn State through floor-to-ceiling windows for more than 40 years!

Thoughtfully restored and reimagined by new owners, Chef Karen Nicolas and the team set out to re-establish the Allen Street Grill as the epicenter of the downtown dining scene with a focus on local, quality ingredients and great hospitality.

"We started the renovation project in June and we’re really excited to unveil it to the community, albeit during a very interesting time to be...