The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 5 May 2015 22:18:31 EDTTue, 5 May 2015 22:18:31 EDT for the heart keeps who you are from going to seed a visit to my hometown, I took the time to drive by the house that had been my childhood home. It was largely unchanged except that it seemed so much smaller.Fri, 1 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTSt. Vincent Seminary to present Bartchak with honorary degree - Bishop Mark L. Bartchak of the Catholic Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown will receive an honorary doctorate from St. Vincent Seminary at its May 8 commencemen.Fri, 1 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTNational Day of Prayer events planned prayer event for the 64th Annual National Day of Prayer will be held at the Blair County Courthouse patio, 423 Allegheny St., Hollidaysburg, at noon Thursday.Fri, 1 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTCatholic diocese to honor recipients of Gallitzin Cross The Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown will honor 10 individuals with the 2015 Prince Gallitzin Cross. The award recognizes priests, religious and laity who exhibit the "evangelizing spirit" of the Servant of God Demetrius Gallitzin.Fri, 1 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTGetting better acquainted to develop friendships on a Sunday morning at church is not always easy. With the singing, praying and listening to a sermon, there is little time to get acquainted with other members unless a worshipper comes early or stays late.Fri, 1 May 2015 00:00:00 EDT