The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 1 Sep 2014 14:33:12 EDTMon, 1 Sep 2014 14:33:12 EDT grows little by little - The congregation at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Polish National Catholic Church is a small but determined one. Established 19 years ago, the church recently completed a rectory to provide a home for its first full-time pastor and his family.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTNew furry friend helps family cope with loss of feline Lord giveth and the Lord taketh away. About eight months ago, a beautiful black and white cat began appearing at our kitchen window.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTSt. Vincent de Paul is sponsoring seminar with professor Scott Hahn - Scott Hahn, an internationally renowned Catholic author and speaker, will be the guest speaker at an event sponsored by the St. Vincent de Paul, Peter Lemke Council.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTOrganization beginning in Everett will focus on understanding, love - LifeQuest, a new service and outreach organization, is meeting from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Union Hotel in Everett. The service organization is not religious in nature. All ages are welcome, and there is no cost to join.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTAglow collecting purses at local sites to aid efforts against sex-trafficking Central Pennsylvania Area Women's Aglow is collecting new or gently used women's purses for Change Purse, a nonprofit organization. All monetary and purse donations are tax deductible.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT