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April 1, 2015 June Johnston June Rose Johnston of Homewood at Martinsburg, formerly of Juniata, will celebrate her 104th birthday April 12, 2015. She was born April 12, 1911 to Dr. more »»

BBBS child of the month

April 1, 2015 Sam loves science Big Brothers Big Sisters of Blair County has selected Sam as its April Child of the Month. Sam is a 9-year-old who enjoys soccer, basketball, swimming, baseball, and going fishing. more »»

Across the area

March 31, 2015 Everett train museum to re-open EVERETT — The Everett Train Station Museum, West Fifth Street, will reopen on Saturday. Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. more »»


March 31, 2015 Ethel Thompson Ethel (Detwiler) Thompson of Roaring Spring will celebrate her 103rd birthday on Thursday. She was born April 2, 1912, in Altoona, the daughter of Samuel and Fannie (Siard) Detwiler. more »»

Altoona Area Public Library sets April programs

March 31, 2015 The Altoona Area Public Library has announced its April activities and programs. more »»

Award-winning dancers

March 31, 2015 Courtesy photo The Blair Dance Company from the Blair Dance Academy, Altoona, traveled to four additional regional competitions to complete its 2014 regional season. more »»

Across the area

March 30, 2015 Archway Ministries plans egg hunt Archway Ministries Christians In Action will hold a community Easter egg hunt, at noon Saturday at 1215 N. Fourth Ave. (Juniata). more »»

Claysburg Education Foundation awards Venture Grant for e-books

March 30, 2015 CLAYSBURG —?The Claysburg Educa­tion Foundation awarded its first Venture Grant in January. A $500 check was presented to Claysburg-Kimmel High School. more »»

Roaring Spring library sets activities

March 30, 2015 ROARING SPRING — The Roaring Spring Com­munity Library, 320 E. Main St., has announced its activities for April. The library and Book Cellar are open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. more »»

Raystown Lake to host wellness challenge

March 30, 2015 HESSTON — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Raystown Lake invites the local community to participate in a wellness challenge during April in celebration of National Walking Day. more »»


March 29, 2015 Readers are encouraged to send or deliver old local photographs of general interest for use in Yesteryear. Information about people and places should be include. more »»

Locks of Love

March 29, 2015 Email photos of recent hair donations to Include the donor’s name, age, parents’ names and town(s). The donor’s grade and school also can be included, if desired. more »»

K-9 Friends

March 29, 2015 Courtesy photo Lidih Helsel (left) and Darlene Puhatch of the Allegheny Mountain Kennel Club recently presented $400 to Logan Township Police Officer Matt Lutz to be split for the care of Logan... more »»

Club notes

March 29, 2015 AFSCME changes April’s meeting day DUNCANSVILLE — The regular meeting of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Retirees Sub-chapter 8306 has been changed this month to... more »»

Service note

March 29, 2015 KENT L. KAGARISE Master Sgt. Kent L. more »»

Mirror Images

March 29, 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 »»

Tyrone High School class of 1964 reunion

March 28, 2015 Courtesy photo The Tyrone High School class of 1964 held its 50th anniversary reunion late last summer with a picnic in Tipton on?Aug. 15 and a dinner at the Bull?Penn?Restaurant, Tyrone, on Aug. 1. more »»

Pints for Pets 2015 set for May 9

March 26, 2015 The 2015 Pints for Pets Brewfest will be held on May 9 at Peoples Natural Gas Field. Session 1 will be from 1 to 4 p.m., and Session 2 will be from 6 to 9 p.m. more »»

UPMC Altoona offers support groups/clinics

March 26, 2015 UPMC Altoona offers the following support group meetings and patient clinics in April as a public service to the community. They are listed alphabetically according to where they are held. more »»

Car club activities

March 26, 2015 Blair County?Antique Auto Club Super Spring Swap Meet, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 19, Blair County Convention Center, Altoona. more »»

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