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MainStreet Dance wins top awards

July 30, 2015 BELLWOOD —?Andrea’s School of Dance competition team, the MainStreet Dance Company, attended several competitions this season, including the Motion Dance Competition and Convention in Altoona and... more »»

Car and motorcycle events

July 30, 2015 Blair County Antique Auto Club cruise-ins — 6 p.m. every Sunday, weather permitting, Kmart parking lot. For more information, call Dale Crum at 946-4745 or visit more »»

Crohn’s, Colitis Foundation to hold Take Steps Walk

July 30, 2015 Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis is the nation’s largest annual event dedicated to finding cures for digestive diseases. more »»

Old Home Days this weekend at Greenwood Furnace park

July 30, 2015 HUNTINGDON —?The 24th annual Old Home Days Heritage Festival will be held Saturday and Sunday at Greenwood Furnace State Park. more »»

Comfort Cart

July 30, 2015 Nason?Hospital,?Roaring Spring, recently launched a Comfort Cart program. more »»

Across the area

July 29, 2015 Veterans Appreciation Day slated ENTRIKEN —?The Vietnam Veterans of America Blair County Chapter 967 and Harrisburg Chapter 542 will sponsor a Veterans Appreciation?Day Sept. 19 at Raystown Lak. more »»

Home Nursing’s Healing Patch recognizes sewing volunteers

July 29, 2015 The Healing Patch: A Program for Loss and Hope for Grieving Children and Their Families depends on volunteers to support children who are grieving the loss of loved one. more »»

UPMC offers support groups, clinics

July 29, 2015 UPMC Altoona offers the following support group meetings and patient clinics in August. Support groups meeting at the hospital, 620 Howard Ave. more »»

Park programs

July 29, 2015 Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site, Gallitzin, 886-6150 Daily summer activities, through Sept. 27, various locations around Engine House No. 6 Exhibit Shelter. more »»

Roaring Spring library sets upcoming activities

July 29, 2015 ROARING SPRING — The Roaring Spring Com­munity Library, 320 E. Main St., has announced its upcoming activities. The library and Book Cellar are open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday and 10 a. more »»

Across the area

July 28, 2015 Salon marks 20 years by ‘giving back’ EAST FREEDOM —?Tame Your Mane Salon is celebrating its 20th anniversary this month at 144 Back?St., East Freedom. more »»

CORE honors donors at ceremony

July 28, 2015 PITTSBURGH — On May 31, the Center for Organ Recovery & Education (CORE) honored the families of all organ, tissue and cornea donors who have saved or improved the lives of transplant recipients... more »»

Dance competition

July 28, 2015 Courtesy photo The Altoona Dance Theatre Company traveled to Groove Dance Competition in Pittsburgh on May . more »»

Hollidaysburg library announces August programs

July 27, 2015 HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Hollidaysburg Area Pub­lic Library, 1 Furnace Drive, has announced its August events. Library hours are 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. more »»

Across the area

July 27, 2015 Stuff the Bus still taking registrations Stuff the Bus at the Family Resource Center at United Way of Blair County is still accepting registrations for school supplie. more »»

Mirror Images

July 26, 2015 Amateur photographers may submit photos for consideration to: Mirror Images, c/o Altoona Mirror, P.O. Box 2008, Altoona, PA 16603. Photos also can be emailed to community@altoonamirror. more »»

Club notes

July 26, 2015 Club tours three members’ gardens On June 22, members of the Blair Garden Club toured the gardens of three club members. First was Lisa Merschiltz’ garden. more »»

Service notes

July 26, 2015 BRIAN P. EDMISTON 1st Sgt. Brian P. Edmis­ton retired from the U.S. Army with 23 years of service. His last duty station was at Fort Bragg, N.C. more »»

PSU Alumni Association elects board

July 26, 2015 JOHNSTOWN — The newly chartered Laurel Highlands Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Asso­ciation held its first elections for its board of directors. more »»

5 generations

July 26, 2015 The Altoona Mirror accepts photos of families who recently added a fourth or fifth generation. more »»

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