The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 26 Jul 2014 07:12:54 EDTSat, 26 Jul 2014 07:12:54 EDT a Brickyard anniversary's hard to believe that the Brickyard 400 is celebrating its 20th anniversary. I was fortunate to have the opportunity to cover the inaugural NASCAR event at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, one of my most exciting and memorable race experiences.Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTYoung Curve fan excited for All-Stars Eastern League All-Star Festivities come to Altoona this week, and there may be no one more excited about this special event than 3-year old Elijah Lamb.Tue, 15 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTSports, parks play role in holiday's summer's signature holiday: the Fourth of July.Tue, 8 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTShowing the value of hustle the Pittsburgh Pirates defeated the Mets Friday night in extra innings, the man at the center of attention was utility man Josh Harrison: not only for his walk-off double in the 11th inning, but even more so for his 10th-inning hustle, caught...Tue, 1 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTUSA's play in World Cup aids soccer surge football may still be the nation's most popular sport, but the rest of the world's football, aka soccer, is the talk of the town, at least during the World Cup, now well under way in Brazil.Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 EDT