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May 25, 2014 RYAN P. STASKO Navy Seaman Ryan P. Stasko, son of Brian A. more »»

Volunteers needed for June 18 United Way Day of Caring

May 25, 2014 Volunteers are needed for the United Way of Blair County’s 21st annual Day of Caring, which will be held on June 18. more »»

Mirror Images

May 25, 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 »»


May 25, 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 »»

Across the area

May 24, 2014 Mo Valley to mark 50th anniversary HOUTZDALE — This year marks the 50thyear of operation of the Moshannon Valley Junior-Senior High School. more »»

Car and motorcycle events

May 22, 2014 Blair County Antique Auto Club cruise-ins — 6 p.m. every Sunday, weather permitting, Sierra North Plaza, behind Friendly’s. For more information, call Dale Crum at 946-4745 or visit more »»

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May 22, 2014 Hospital seeks old photos, clippings TYRONE — Tyrone Hospital will celebrate its 60th anniversary in September. more »»

Wendy’s presents check for $27,838 to VFW to support families of troops

May 22, 2014 JOHNSTOWN — Representatives of Wendy’s restaurants in the west/central region of Pennsylvania presented a $27,838 check to the Pennsylvania Veter­ans of Foreign Wars to provide support for local... more »»

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May 21, 2014 Book distribution set for Saturday COALPORT — The Glendale Area Public Library and the Glendale Education Foundation will co-sponsor a book distribution by First Book, Clearfield County Chapter, fro... more »»

'Spring' recital

May 21, 2014 The Pauline Baker Rodgers School of Dance will present its annual dance recital, “Spring,” at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Jaffa Shrine Center, Altoona. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door. more »»

Children’s Book Festival lauded by the PA Council on the Arts

May 21, 2014 JOHNSTOWN — The Learning Lamp’s Children’s Book Festival of Johnstown has been named one of the best arts projects across the state by the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts. more »»

Park programs: May 21-27

May 21, 2014 Prince Gallitzin State Park, 966 Marina Road, Patton, 674-1000 Trees Are Terrific!, 3 p.m. Saturday, amphitheater. Searchin’ for Sas­quatch, 7 p.m. Saturday, meet at Point Trailhead parking lo. more »»

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May 20, 2014 Expo donates $2,650 to cancer society The 2014 Pennsylvania Adventure RV Expo, held Feb. more »»

The Arc plans Kayak Fun Float

May 20, 2014 The Arc of Blair County is holding its fourth annual Kayak Fun Float on May 31. more »»

UPMC Altoona employees participate in Health Care Professionals’ Advocacy Day

May 20, 2014 Six UPMC Altoona em­ployees had the opportunity to participate in legislative meetings in Harrisburg on March 11. The Altoona group traveled with two busloads of UPMC employees from other location. more »»


May 20, 2014 Dorothy Crownover Dorothy M. Crown­over of IDA Tower, Altoona, will celebrate her 100th birthday on Thursday. She was born May 22, 1914, in Altoona, the daughter of John and Harriet Thompson. more »»

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May 19, 2014 Library features young adult artist The Altoona Area Public Library welcomes Casey Lee Young as the young adult artist for May. more »»

Blair Dance wins Studio Award

May 19, 2014 Members of the Blair Dance Company from the Blair Dance Academy, Altoona, traveled to its first regional competition of the season. They attended “Celebration National Talent Competition” on Feb. more »»

Club notes

May 18, 2014 Jobel Court holds election of officers Members of the Ladies Oriental Shrine of North America Jobel Court No. more »»

Service notes

May 18, 2014 LONNIE ELLIOTT Air Force Airman Lonnie RJ. Elliott graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio. more »»

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