Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | School Notes | Contact Us | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
Making Strides set for Oct. 12

September 29, 2014 The American Cancer Society announced the upcoming 15th annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk to be held on Oct. 12, beginning at 12:30 p.m. more »»

Across the area

September 29, 2014 Church to host Russian group Oct. 7 HOLLIDAYSBURG —?First Presbyterian Church, 601 Walnut St., will host a concert program by Lyra from 7 to 8 p.m. Oct. 7. more »»


September 28, 2014 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 »»

Association for the Blind sets programs for October

September 28, 2014 The Blair/Clearfield Association for the Blind offers weekly opportunities for educational programs and socializing. All programs are at 10 a.m. more »»

Club notes

September 28, 2014 Local man to be part of national ceremony Frederick G. more »»

Service notes

September 28, 2014 MATTHEW WYLAND Pvt. Matthew Wyland of Loretto graduated from Marine Corps boot camp at Parris Island, S.C., on Sept 5. Wyland will continue his training at Camp Lejeune, N.. more »»

Mirror Images

September 28, 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 »»

Volunteer receives Presidential Volunteer Service Award

September 28, 2014 Judith Jodon Kimberlin was presented with the Presidential Volun­teer Service Award for 2013 for her efforts at United Way of Blair County. more »»

Mirror asks homecoming committees to submit photographs

September 27, 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 »»

Across the area

September 27, 2014 Rocctoberfest set for Oct. 3 at Jaffa Operation Small?Steps will present the fifth annual Rocctoberfest from 6 to 11 p.m. Oct. 3 at the Jaffa Shrine Center, Altoona. more »»

Fuel Up to Play 60 receives $3,400 donation

September 27, 2014 HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Hollidaysburg Area School District’s Fuel Up to Play 60 Team received a check for $3,400 from the Mid-Atlantic Dairy Asso­ciation for the expansion of their breakfast program. more »»

Portage art contest

September 27, 2014 PORTAGE -- Steve Shedlock, chairman of the 2014 Rotary Club of Portage Art Contest awarded the prizes to the Portage elementary students. more »»

Star Performance Dance Company wins awards

September 25, 2014 LANCASTER — Star Per­form­ance Dance Company attended the All American Talent regional competition from March 21 to 23 at the Lancaster Marriott Convention Center. more »»

Roaring Spring library sets programs for October

September 25, 2014 ROARING SPRING — The Roaring Spring Com­munity Library has an­nounced its activities for October. Library and Book?Cellar hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. more »»

Across the area

September 25, 2014 Bellwood library has new art display BELLWOOD —?The Bellwood-Antis Public Library has a new art display: “Wildflowers” by Lois L. Braun (1917-2009). more »»

Car and motorcycle events

September 25, 2014 Blair County Antique Auto Club cruise-ins — 6 p.m. every Sunday, weather permitting, Kmart parking lot, Plank Road, Altoona. For more information, visit Bike Nights — 7 p.. more »»

PACD recognizes excellence in conservation

September 23, 2014 HARRISBURG —?Nearly 180 individuals comprised of conservation district staffs, state officials and legislative partners from various parts of Pennsylvania convened in Altoona to honor... more »»

Hip-Hop Overdrive wins awards

September 23, 2014 HERSHEY —?Hip-Hop Overdrive (H2O), the Co-Ed All Star Hip-Hop Team from the Blair Dance Aca­demy, finished its season. All three teams have finished their seasons nationally ranke. more »»

Across the area

September 23, 2014 Gaming marathon to benefit CMN Area residents are invited to take part in this year’s Extra Life gaming marathon Oct. 25 to benefit Children’s Miracle Network at Geisinger. more »»

Across the area

September 22, 2014 Bath Fitter to sponsor Making Strides In October, Bath Fitter in Altoona will walk with the community to support and honor those who continually battle the fight against breast cance. more »»

I am looking for: