Young Oakes to host Business After Hours

The Blair County Chamber of Commerce will hold Business After Hours, hosted by Young Oakes Brown & Co., from 5 to 7 p.m. July 18 at Heritage Discovery Center, 1421 12th Ave.

A portion of 12th Avenue will be closed for this block party event featuring music by Randy Rutherford.

Parking will be available in the lot across from the Discovery Center. All attendees must receive a wrist band from the registration table before participating.

The cost to attend is $10 per person. Reservations can be made by calling the chamber at 943-8151 or online at

Cafe Dolce opens

at DelGrosso’s park

A new waterside eatery Cafe Dolce is now open at DelGrosso’s Amusement Park & Laguna Splash.

Located across from Cheesesteaks Delizioso, Cafe Dolce selections include: gelato, sorbetto, milkshakes, flavored popcorn, pizza fritte, and a wide variety of grab-n-go sandwiches and snacks.

Beer and Wine Eatery opens at Martin’s Food Markets

Martin’s Food Markets has opened a new Beer & Wine Eatery in its Altoona store at 1000 Logan Blvd.

The Beer & Wine Eatery offers a selection of domestic and international wines as well as a wide assortment of beer, including craft, domestic and imported.

Customers have a “mix-a-six” option where they can create their own six packs from a variety of craft beers.

Customers can also choose from eat-in and take-out selections, including sandwiches, wraps, subs, sushi and salads, and other beverages.

The new eatery is open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday.

Altoona Coldwell Banker office recognized

Coldwell Banker Town & Country Real Estate, Altoona, Robert F. Pennington, broker/owner, has been named an International Diamond Society Office for year-end 2016, one of the highest honors given to Coldwell Banker offices.

Coldwell Banker Town & Country Real Estate has been an affiliate of the Coldwell Banker system for 30 years.