The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 28 Nov 2014 04:25:31 EDTFri, 28 Nov 2014 04:25:31 EDT PSU fans photo This group of people from the Altoona area attended the Penn State/University of Central Florida football game in Dublin, Ireland, on Aug. 30. After the game, they toured the Emerald Isle.Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTRed Cross honors local platelet donors American Red Cross, Greater Alleghenies Region Blood Services, held its annual platelet donor recognition dinner Oct. 30 at the Blair County Convention Center, Altoona.Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTAcross the area hosts blind awareness event HOLLIDAYSBURG -?The Blair/Clearfield Association for the Blind celebrated Blindness Awareness Month with its second annual Fall Fun Day on Oct. 11 at Legion Park.Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTWoman from Everett receives hiking award - Debra H. Dunkle of Everett received Keystone Trails Association's first volunteer of the year award, in recognition of her outstanding services and dedication to the Pennsylvania hiking community.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTClaysburg's inaugural 'Christmas in the Park' scheduled for Saturday - This weekend will be Claysburg's first-ever "Christmas in the Park" event, but rest assured that it will be well organized. Much planning and scheduling have taken plac.Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT