The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 29 Jul 2014 16:51:25 EDTTue, 29 Jul 2014 16:51:25 EDT chosen for chamber's 2014 Hall of Fame class businesses will comprise the Blair County Chamber of Commerce Business Hall of Fame's Class of 2014. Holiday Inn Express, Homewood at Martinsburg, J.C. Orr & Son, Inc., and the Van Zandt VA Medical Center will be inducted Oct.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTDollar Tree buys Family Dollar YORK - The fight for penny pinchers is intensifying. Dollar Tree said Monday it is buying rival discounter Family Dollar for $8.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTRed Lobster focuses on quality YORK - Red Lobster wants to be seen as a purveyor of quality seafood, so it's getting rid of some of its promotional discounts and stacking the food higher on plates, as is the style at fancier restaurants.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTBedford pleases palates won't find chain restaurants like Olive Garden and Red Lobster in downtown Bedford, but you will find some high-quality eating establishments. A handful of locally owned restaurants have opened downtown giving diners a variety of choice.Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTWorkplace hires and promotions -- Cindy Ginter has been named by First Commonwealth Mortgage as mortgage loan originator to serve Altoona, Johnstown and the surrounding areas.Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT