Long and winding road

The call came out of the blue in December of 2013, from a prep school football coach 1,100 miles away. That call 4 ¢ years ago, followed by a difficult decision ...

Local rugby stars represent PA

Three players from Blair United/Hollidaysburg Rugby traveled to Rahway N.J. to play in the Northeast Regional Cup Tournament. Ian DiPangrazio, Gus Dellinger and ...

Soccer pioneer Bahr dies

When Walter Bahr walked off the field in Brazil after the famous United States victory over England at the 1950 World Cup, he didn’t expect to ...

Small engines, big business

Jim Carles got his start running a small engine repair shop in a back room at Mallow’s on 25th Avenue. “He quit school in ninth grade to work for ...

Blair County Nonprofit of the Month


Case vs. Theranos troubling

Block call part of new age

Magisterial District Judges

Filed before Altoona Magisterial District Judge Daniel C. DeAntonio: Shawn M. Bradley, 24, 805 Second Ave., charged by Altoona police with criminal attempt, ...



With July 4 coming, are fireworks shows as special to you as they once were?

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