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Altoona library sets July programs

June 30, 2016 The Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 Fifth Ave., has announced its July programs. For more information, call 946-0417 or visit www.altoonalibrary .org. more »»

Northern Cambria to hold inaugural heritage festival

June 30, 2016 NORTHERN CAMBRIA — The inaugural Northern Cambria County Regional Heritage Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. more »»

Healthy Living Club sets programs

June 30, 2016 UPMC Altoona’s Healthy Living Club has scheduled the following educational programs and screenings for July as a community service. Online registration is available for some programs at UPMC. more »»

Car and motorcycle club activities

June 30, 2016 Blair County Antique Auto Club (BCAAC) monthly meeting, 7 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month, Bavarian Hall, Altoona. The next meeting is July 14. New members are welcome. more »»

Go Red For Women honors women, survivors, local doctor

June 29, 2016 Heart disease and stroke survivors took to the runway on a mission to educate, empower and inspire at the second annual Go Red for Women Fashion Show and purse auction on May 26 at the Blair County... more »»

Prince Gallitzin sets children’s environmental programs

June 29, 2016 PATTON — Prince Gallitzin?State Park will offer a variety of children’s environmental programs. more »»

Park programs

June 29, 2016 Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site, 110 Federal Park Road, Gallitzin, 886-6150 Daily Summer Activities, 10 a.m. to noon and 2 to 4 p.m. through Sept. more »»

Across the area

June 29, 2016 Mount Aloysius plans open house CRESSON — The Mount Aloysius College admissions team invites prospective students and their parents to an open house at 10 a.m. July 15. more »»

Roaring Spring library sets July activities

June 29, 2016 ROARING SPRING — The Roaring Spring Community Library, 320 E. Main St., has announced its activities for July. The library and Book Cellar are open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday and 10 a. more »»


June 29, 2016 Sarah Westin of Lilly was omitted by the school for the spring honors list at Saint Francis University, Loretto. The list was published on Page G2 Sunday. more »»

Across the area

June 28, 2016 Ride to benefit homeless veterans DUNCANSVILLE — The Duncansville Veterans of?Foreign?Wars Post 8724 will host the 13th annual Homeless Veterans Memorial Ride on July . more »»

Hollidaysburg library sets programs, activities

June 28, 2016 HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Hollidaysburg Area Public Library, 1 Furnace Drive, has announced its July events. Library hours are 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. more »»


June 28, 2016 Retired Senior Volunteer Program volunteers from both Blair and Huntingdon counties participated in a recent donation drive for veterans. A caption on Page G1 Sunday was incorrect. more »»

Club notes

June 26, 2016 Patton Garden Club presents scholarship PATTON —?On May 12, the Patton Garden Club awarded a $500 scholarship to Brad O’Hara, son of David and Sedona O’Hara, at the Cambria Heights High School... more »»

Helping others

June 26, 2016 Courtesy photo The Altoona Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) donated household and comfort items, phone cards and a $55 check to the Van Zandt VA Medical Center for homeless veterans. more »»


June 26, 2016 Readers are encouraged to send or deliver old local photographs of general interest for use in Yesteryear. Information about people and places should be include. more »»

Across the area

June 23, 2016 Mount recognized for military support CRESSON — Last fall, the Mount Aloysius College campus-wide “Mail for our Military Campaign” gathered nearly 3,000 packages, letters and cards for U.S. more »»

Church recognizes UPMC Altoona nurses

June 23, 2016 Nurses in the pediatrics and maternity departments at UPMC?Altoona received Easter baskets created by children of the First United Methodist Church of Hollidaysburg. more »»

Collaboration raises $1,050 for ACT youth

June 23, 2016 ROARING SPRING — Charlotte’s Trove held a fashion show titled “Fashion Theatre,” presenting The Audrey Collection. more »»

Car and motorcycle club activities

June 23, 2016 Blair County Antique Auto Club (BCAAC) monthly meeting, 7 p.m. on the second Thursday of each month, Bavarian Hall, Altoona. more »»

Celebrating 37 years of fundraising

June 22, 2016 Courtesy photo This picture shows a portion of the members of the Star of the Sea Council, Knights of Columbus, Hollidaysburg, and the Jaffa Calliope Clowns who, for the 37th year, sponsored a... more »»


KiDs Day Dress Up July 4, 2016

July 04 – “KIDS DAY II: Dress Up and Discover!!” - Kids of all ages get to wear combat gear and helmets from the museum education collection. Pose for pictures behind the wheel of an authentic Jeep! Regular Admission Rates Apply; 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. more »

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