The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 19 Apr 2014 18:03:07 EDTSat, 19 Apr 2014 18:03:07 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssDog dayshttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/582696.htmlRachel DiAndrea adores animals. She loves them so much that the artist, a resident of Altoona, initially dreamed as a child of being a veterinarian. "I grew up preparing for that," DiAndrea said.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTUp and Cominghttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/582697.htmlSAMA-Loretto preps recent acquisitions LORETTO - The Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art at Loretto will open its latest exhibition, "Arriving in Style: Recent Acquisitions of the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art" on April 2.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTPoetry reimaginedhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/582099.htmlNo one can claim that Timothy Melbinger isn't ambitious.Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTUp and Cominghttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/582100.htmlFundraiser set for May The third annual Striking Chords Against Cancer concert will be held from 2 to 10:30 p.m. May 31 at the Altoona Railroaders Museum. The lineup will feature 10 acts - four acoustic and six bands.Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTCinematic diplomacyhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/581618.htmlBEIJING - Captain America and Spider-Man are seeking to dominate the Chinese box office in the coming weeks, proving that U.S. patriotic superheroes can overcome China's leeriness of foreign films if they promise big money.Fri, 4 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT