The Altoona Mirror Newsen-usSun, 31 Jul 2016 03:21:34 EDTSun, 31 Jul 2016 03:21:34 EDT pushes workers' rights, jobs - Hillary Clinton drove a crowd of steelworkers and Johnstown Democrats to their feet Saturday, directly challenging Republican opponent Donald Trump in one of her first public appearances as the party's official nominee.Sun, 31 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTVolunteers playing bigger role in maintaining older cemeteries Lynch said she got involved in 2013 through a Facebook group called Volunteers Unite to Clean Up Altoona, PA Cemeteries, but it became apparent that the situation at Oak Ridge required a lot of work so the group changed just to focus on that...Sun, 31 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTDiocese denies discouraging teachers from St. Patrick's jobs parent of students at St. Patrick Grade School in Newry believes the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese is undermining the school's ability to hire teachers, a claim others dispute. St.Sun, 31 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTCity Water Authority repairs water line break old Altoona Water Authority line broke Saturday afternoon, sending water gushing onto Logan Boulevard near Fiore Buick GMC and Cambria Medical Supply, water authority crewman Mike Bianconi said.Sun, 31 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTCity man sentenced for sex abuse - An Altoona man pleaded no contest Friday to 40 felony and misdemeanor child sex abuse charges and will spend nine to 22 years in jail for allegedly abusing a girl for several years. Joseph M. Abrams Jr.Sun, 31 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT