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UPMC doc raises funds for physician training program in Ethiopia

March 13, 2016 The first time Dr. Joseph Huang visited a new training program for doctors in Ethiopia, the intensive-care unit didn’t even have running water or other basic medical supplies. more »»

Louis C.K., Russell Brand to perform at vets benefit

March 13, 2016 NEW YORK (AP) — Louis C.K. and Russell Brand will perform next month at a benefit supporting veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder. more »»

Marvel Studios invites female Avengers to a science contest

March 13, 2016 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Calling all would-be female Avengers: Marvel Studios wants yo. more »»

Aubrie Sellers debuts gritty, raw garage country sound

March 13, 2016 NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Aubrie Sellers’ debut album, “New City Blues,” introduces her as a musician that seamlessly links the indie rock enclave of East Nash-ville to her country roots in Texas. more »»

Buddy artists: Cambria County art center brings together friends’ artwork

March 12, 2016 JOHNSTOWN — They can’t remember exactly when they first met, but it was their love of art that brought them together at art classes, workshops and similar events at the Community Arts Center of... more »»

Earth Matters: Activist’s murder highlights Latin American unrest

March 12, 2016 Conflicts over land and resources all too often turn violent in Latin America. more »»

Crown-ing glory: Pennsylvania International Pageant to be held at Jaffa

March 10, 2016 Cheryl Schrier, Mrs. Pennsylvania International 2015, took the crown in her first pageant after battling back from challenging odds: a cancer diagnosis and a 65-pound weight loss. more »»

Beatles’ producer Martin dies at 90

March 10, 2016 By Hillel Italie The Associated Press George Martin, the Beatles’ urbane producer who quietly guided the band’s swift, historic transformation from rowdy club act to musical and cultural... more »»

Sugartime in Somerset: Learn how to make maple syrup on the mountain

March 9, 2016 Weather permitting this weekend, the sugar water will be running and kettles will be afire. more »»

Young artists’ works on display at SAMA: Students reflect what’s special to them

March 6, 2016 Jenny Jameson sketched her music box in such detail, you can see its tiny dancer and the reflection in its glass door of a nearby candle. Its clock is stuck on 4:30. more »»

Garden Notes: We must learn our lessons about plant biodiversity

March 5, 2016 What’s the saying? “Those who forget the past are doomed to repeat it.” It was an “anywhere but here” migration that brought Protest­ant refugees from the German Palinate region to Ireland. more »»

Manilow starts instrument drive prior to BJC concert

March 5, 2016 UNIVERSITY PARK —?Singer-songwriter Barry Manilow hopes others will follow his philanthropic lead as he brings his Manilow Music Project to the Bald Eagle Area School District in Wingate. more »»

Outside the (crayon) box: Aura Curiatlas to bring physical theater to Altoona

March 3, 2016 Imagine being one of the crayon box’s unpopular colors — a slate gray, perhaps, or a khaki — ignored each time a child reaches his or her fingers in for a new color. more »»

The View From Here: Putting together the pieces of life

March 3, 2016 Life is a puzzle that comes in a million little pieces. It doesn’t come pre-assemble. more »»

To the next level: Lucci's Little Italian Marketplace experimenting with dinner

March 2, 2016 When you first walk in to Lucci’s Little Italian Marketplace, you’ll notice the shelves lined with imported Italian treats, but you may not immediately register a sit-down restaurant. more »»

Earth Matters: Spirit of cooperation missing in current environment issues

February 27, 2016 The environment has often in the past been a unifying issue in politics. Many notable environmental laws have grown from bipartisan efforts. more »»

Let’s dance! ‘Sesame Street Live’ encourages kids to get on their feet

February 25, 2016 For Bernie Punt and the rest of the staff at the Bryce Jordan Center, the best part of hosting “Sesame Street Live” productions is the excitement. more »»

Remembering Altoona artist Jory Albright

February 24, 2016 A man of imagination, Jory C. more »»

Uncork the Alleghenies returns for sixth year

February 23, 2016 Whether you’re new to sampling local wines or already a connoisseur, there will be something for everyone at the sixth Uncork the Alleghenies wine festival. more »»

Burning images: The good and the bad of Johnstown artist’s career

February 21, 2016 JOHNSTOWN — Mark Ed has endured the good and the bad of an art career. more »»

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