Blue Knob Resort sets St. Patty’s Spring Fling

Blue Knob All Seasons Resort will hold its annual St. Patty’s Spring Fling on Saturday.

The event will feature a costume parade at 1 p.m. with a 2019-20 full season pass as the prize for best costume.

At 2 p.m. the Pond Skim will take place, an event where skiers and snowboarders make their best attempt to skim across a pond. The event will take place at the top of the mountain near the lodge.

The public is invited to watch.

Courtesy Ford to help raise money for AAHS students

Courtesy Ford is bringing Ford Motor Co.’s Drive 4UR School program to the Altoona community in an effort to raise up to a maximum donation of $6,000 for Altoona Area High School.

For every person who test-drives a new Ford vehicle at Mansion Park Stadium on April 20, Ford will donate $20 to Altoona Area High School. The funds will benefit the track and field program.

The event, which will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. will feature many vehicles from Ford’s lineup.

To date, Ford dealerships across the United States have helped raise more than $40 million for local schools and nonprofits.