Business After Hours set

The Tyrone Area Chamber of Commerce will hold Business After Hours from 5 to

7 p.m. Aug. 17 on the water side of DelGrosso’s Amusement Park.

The cost to attend is $6.

For reservations or more information, call 684-0736 or email


Chamber plans breakfast club

The Tyrone Area Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Club will meet at 7:30 a.m.

Aug. 17 at the Bull Pen Restaurant.

Joe Hurd, president and CEO of the Blair County Chamber of Commerce, will present “The Impact of Young Entrepreneurs on Blair County’s Future.”

Cost to attend is $6.

For more information or reservations, call 684-0736 or email

Home prices unchanged

Home prices in Altoona, including distressed sales, remained the same in June compared with June 2016. On a month-over-month basis, home prices, including distressed sales, increased by 0.6 percent in June compared with May.

Meanwhile, home prices nationally increased year-over-year by 6.7 percent from June 2016 to June 2017, and on a month-over-month basis, home prices increased by 1.1 percent in June 2017 compared with May 2017, according to the CoreLogic Home Price Index.