The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 23 Jul 2014 03:48:36 EDTWed, 23 Jul 2014 03:48:36 EDT' disclosure staggering by federal agencies that they in effect threw away nearly $100 billion last year should infuriate taxpayers. It is our hard-earned money, after all.Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTLegislature should have stalled 1060's not uncommon for Pennsylvania lawmakers to hold public hearings at various locations across the state to gather public input on projects or other proposals.Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTName change too costly often quoted piece of advice suggests that if people take care of their pennies, nickels and dimes, then the dollars take care of themselves. That's a good practice for individuals, families and government.Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTPennsylvania's political climate troubling back at the Pennsylvania General Assembly's 2014-15 budget-preparation exercise, it's good that it didn't result in any noticeable disruption in state service.Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTBellwood showing patience the Bellwood-Antis School District, it's good news that the teaching staff has decided not to withhold services at the start of the coming school year if the instructors don't have a new contract in place by that time.Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT