Coldwell Banker Town & Country recognized

Coldwell Banker Town & Country Real Estate, Altoona, Robert F. Pennington, broker/owner, has achieved membership in the International Diamond Society Office designation for 2018.

This achievement recognizes the office as a superstar of the Coldwell Banker network, said Charlie Young, president and CEO of Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC.


JARI sets Lunch n Learn business programs

JARI will host Lunch n Learn programs from noon to 1:15 p.m. April 17 and April 19 at the JARI Center, 160 Jari Drive, Johnstown.

On April 17, Corey Christman of Vethos LLC, will present “Leading With Your Heart — Managing With Your Mind.” Attendees will have an introspective review of who they are and what they stand for while also exploring the Stimulus Response Theory.

On April 19 regional experts from a variety of fields will discuss the definitions, triggers, physiological effects, varying intensities and progressive stages of stress and its impact.

The cost to register is $5 per person, and lunch will be provided. To register, visit and click on the calendar to access the registration form or contact Lauren Brewer at

Blair County Chamber sets Business After Hours

The Blair County Chamber of Commerce will hold Business After Hours from 5 to 7 p.m. April 19 at Seltzer Financial Strategies, 3370 Lynnwood Drive, Altoona.

Cost to attend is $10 for chamber members and $20 for nonmembers. Reservations can be made by calling the chamber at 943-8151 or online at