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September 18, 2014 Kiwanis to honor distinguished citizen DUNCANSVILLE — The Kiwanis Club of Altoona will present the 2014 Distinguished Citizen Award to Marty Marasco during the club’s annual dinner on Sep. more »»

ADTC wins awards at competition

September 18, 2014 ADTC wins awards at competition Members of the Altoona Dance Theatre Company won a number of awards and scholarships at the Groove Dance Compe­tition May 2 to 4 in Pittsburgh. more »»

Walk for Crohn’s, Colitis is Sept. 28

September 18, 2014 The Altoona Take Steps Walk for Crohn’s and Colitis is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Sept. 28 at Peoples Natural Gas Field. Regis­tration begins at 3:30 p.m. more »»


September 18, 2014 Wynema Decker Wynema M. Decker of Lakemont will celebrate her 90th birthdaywith an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at her home at 650 Shand Ave., Altoona. She was born Sep. more »»

Car and motorcycle events

September 18, 2014 Blair County Antique Auto Club cruise-ins — 6 p.m. every Sunday, weather permitting, Kmart parking lot, Plank Road, Altoona. For more information, call Dale Crum at 946-4745 or visit more »»

The Halftime Show

September 17, 2014 The Altoona Mirror will present a photo package of band members and cheerleaders from high school football games. more »»

Homecoming photos to be published on Community page

September 17, 2014 Area high schools wishing to recognize their homecoming kings and queens in the Altoona Mirror should submit information and photographs to Brenda Car­berry, community news coordinator, P.O. more »»

Park programs

September 17, 2014 Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site, 110 Federal Park Road, Gallitzin, 886-6150 Van Tour of Historic Portage Railroad, 1 p.m. Saturday, meet at visitor center. more »»

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September 17, 2014 Project Bundle Up taking applications The Salvation Army Worship and Service Center, 1813 Sixth Ave., Altoona, will accept applications for Project Bundle Up from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday and Sept. more »»

Star Performance wins awards

September 16, 2014 The nationally ranked Star Per­formance Dance Company began its 2013-14 competitive season March 1 and 2 at Rising Star Talent Productions Regional Competition in Pittsburgh. more »»

Across the area

September 16, 2014 Library selects artist of the month The Altoona Area Public Library welcomes Justin “Gus” Mauk of Claysburg as its artist of the month for September. more »»

Used book sale

September 15, 2014 The Friends of the Hollidaysburg Area Public Library will host the library’s fall used book sale from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.. more »»

WISE Women offers funding opportunity

September 15, 2014 WISE Women of Blair County, through the Central Pennsylvania Community Foundation, has established a funding opportunity to support efforts to empower women and eliminate racism through... more »»

Signup due Friday for Mirror seminar

September 15, 2014 The Altoona Mirror will host a meeting at 6 p.m. Sept. 25 at its offices, 301 Cayuga Ave., Altoona. more »»

Cartoon Network launches anti-bullying initiative

September 15, 2014 As bullying continues to affect millions of kids na­tionwide, Cartoon Network is kicking off its annual “Stop Bullying: Speak Up” campaign with a video call-to-action encouraging people to speak up... more »»

Across the area

September 15, 2014 Library selects young artist of month The Altoona Area Public Library has named Mikayla Marlett as the Young Adult Artist of the Month for September. more »»

Service notes

September 14, 2014 LIAM DAVID MARTIN Pfc. Liam David Martin, a 2014 honors graduate of Hollidaysburg Area Senior High School, has completed his split option training at Fort Ben­ning, Ga. more »»

Club notes

September 14, 2014 Blair Garden Club hears about design Flower designing was the topic of the Blair Garden Club meeting on Aug. 25 at the 28th Street Church of the Brethren, Altoona. more »»

Mirror Images

September 14, 2014 Amateur photographers may submit photos for consideration to: Mirror Images, c/o Altoona Mirror, P.O. Box 2008, Altoona, PA 16603. Photos also can be emailed to community@altoonamirror. more »»

Altoona class of 1950 to hold annual luncheon

September 13, 2014 DUNCANSVILLE —?The Altoona High School class of 1950 is having its second annual lunch on Oct. 4 at The Prime Sirloin Buffet in Duncansville. All class members and guests are invited to atten. more »»

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