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Car and motorcycle events

May 21, 2015 Blair County Antique Auto Club cruise-ins — 6 p.m. every Sunday, weather permitting, Kmart parking lot. For more information, call Dale Crum at 946-4745 or visit more »»

Across the area

May 20, 2015 Scouts to hold breakfast Sunday Boy Scout Troop 25 will hold an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at St. Mary’s Memorial Hall, 1420 Fourth Ave., Altoona. more »»

Cancer survivors ‘sparkle’ at tea, fashion show for Tussey Relay

May 20, 2015 ENTRIKEN — Cancer seems to affect us all, one way or another, but there was a “Sparkle of Hope” at the Lake Raystown Resort, Lodge and Conference Center on April 1. more »»

Grants offered through Project Stream

May 20, 2015 The Pennsylvania Rural Arts Alliance announced the availability of grant funds through the Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts (PPA) Project Stream. more »»

Park programs

May 20, 2015 Black Moshannon State Park, Philips­burg, 342-5960 Coyotes, 8 to 9 p.m. Friday, meet at Boat Launch No. 3 on West Side Road. Dollar-A-Day Boys, 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, amphitheater. more »»

Across the area

May 19, 2015 Superheroes Carnival set for Saturday The Brian Morden Foundation, a local organization created to help children diagnosed with cancer, will hold its annual Ride, Run and Fun and Superheroes Carniva... more »»

Blair Dance wins national honors

May 19, 2015 Members of the Blair Dance Com­pany, Altoona, wrapped up their “2014 Steel & Sweets” nationals tour. more »»

Wendy’s Partners with VFW to help military families

May 19, 2015 Customers at participating Wendy’s restaurants throughout the west/central region of Pennsylvania can help local military families facing hardship. more »»

Roaring Spring library schedules June activities

May 19, 2015 ROARING SPRING — The Roaring Spring Com­munity Library, 320 E. Main St., has announced its activities for June. The library and Book Cellar are open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. more »»

Across the area

May 18, 2015 Horseshoe Seniors seek members Area senior citizens are invited to join the Horseshoe Seniors Club. more »»

'Treasured Moments'

May 18, 2015 Courtesy photo The Pauline Baker Rodgers School of Dance will present its annual recital, “Treasured Moments,” at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Jaffa Shrine Center, Altoona. The doors will open at 6 p.m. more »»

Woman wins state pageant

May 18, 2015 On April 12, Amber Smith of Altoona was crowned Ms. Pennsyl­vania U.S.A. Ambassador during the annual state pageant at the Blair County Convention Center, Altoona. more »»

Club notes

May 17, 2015 Blair Garden Club creates designs At the April meeting of the Blair Garden Club, four members created an assemblage with found items and fresh plant material. The next meeting will be held at 7 p.m. more »»

5 generations

May 17, 2015 Courtesy photo Five generations of Cooper Hughey’s family include (from left): front — Ruth Ramsey, great-great-grandmother; back — Ruth (Ramsey) Hughey, great-grandmother; Pastor Barry Folmar of... more »»

Bedford Humane Society Furrie Skurry set May 31

May 17, 2015 Many great shelter dogs are available for adoption and are just waiting to be introduced to new families at this year’s 2015 Furrie Skurry event. more »»

Service notes

May 17, 2015 BRITTANY E. McCLURE Army Pfc. Brittany E. McClure has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Colum­bia, S.C. more »»

Association offers scholarship to Tussey Mountain graduate

May 17, 2015 SAXTON — The Saxton Liberty High School Alumni Association is offering Tussey Mountain High School graduates the opportunity to receive a $2,500 scholarship award. more »»

Mirror Images

May 17, 2015 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 17, 2015 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 16, 2015 Public invited to place flags on graves The A&J Iaia Post American Legion will place American flags on the veterans’ graves at 10 a.m. May 23 at Calvary Cemetery. more »»

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