UPMC Altoona sets tour of new building

UPMC Altoona will host public tours of the new UPMC Altoona Logan Medical Building, 800 S. Logan Blvd., from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Logan Medical Building is a comprehensive, conveniently located outpatient facility that meets patients’ desire for a “one-stop shop” approach to obtain high-quality primary care and specialty health services in one place. It is an example of how UPMC invests in advanced services, enhanced/new facilities, technology and resources, and the best health care professionals.

Home prices in Altoona increase from a year ago

Home prices in Altoona, including distressed sales, increased by 0.5 percent in March compared with March 2016. On a month-over-month basis, home prices, including distressed sales, increased by 0.1 percent in March compared with February.

Home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased year over year by 7.1 percent in March compared with March 2016 and increased month over month by 1.6 percent in March compared with February, according to the CoreLogic Home Price Index.


Young Insurance Agency recognized for fifth time

Young Insurance Agency, Altoona, has been named a member of Mutual Benefit Group’s Inner Circle for the fifth time.

Young is one of just 19 independent insurance agencies that qualified for the honor based on 2016 business results.

Mutual Benefit Group is a multiline property/casualty insurance company based in Huntingdon. It is represented by 250 independent agents in Pennsylvania and Maryland. Each year, the company presents its Inner Circle award to those agents who provide superior customer satisfaction while establishing a consistent record of profitable growth.


TMMData platform unlocks data management

TMMData, creator of flexible data integration and data preparation platform foundation, has unveiled new single-screen views of its core data management functionalities that make self-service data access, blending, preparation and visualization simple for business users.

Foundation’s Flow, Fix and Flare tools have been redesigned to allow any line-of-business user, from leadership to marketers to analysts, to seamlessly and quickly complete data manipulations in a single-tool interface, democratizing data analysis across enterprises.

TMMData’s Foundation platform enables organizations including Comcast, FedEx, Blue Cross Blue Shield and the Pennsylvania State University, among others, to address strategic data challenges and maximize organizational efficiency by automating the process of accessing, aggregating, enriching and managing data from any source.


Tyrone chamber sets breakfast club

The Tyrone Area Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Club will meet at 7:30 a.m. May 18 at the Bull Pen Restaurant.

Dr. Brian Jacobs will discuss occupational medicine services provided by Tyrone Regional Health Network.

Cost to attend is $6 per person.

For more information or to register call 684-0736 or email