The Altoona Mirror Lifeen-usSat, 28 May 2016 03:42:04 EDTSat, 28 May 2016 03:42:04 EDT Notes: Mountain laurel bountiful and blooms beautifully laurel soon will be creating pastel polka dots all along the wood line and in our forest clearings. In "Dirr's Hardy Trees and Shrubs," Michael Dirr calls it, "America's most beautiful flowering shru.Sat, 28 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTRoth Port to appear at Barnes & Noble dog trainer Zak George and award-winning writer Dina Roth Port have collaborated on a dog-training book scheduled for release on June 7.Sat, 28 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTDown on the farm fun: Vale Wood hosting its eighth annual Summer Jubilee the eighth year, Vale Wood Farms near Loretto is hosting its Summertime Jubilee on June 5 for visitors to enjoy some down-on-the-farm fun. Activities are scheduled from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., and admission and parking are free.Sat, 28 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTBorderline personality disorder carries unfair stigma is the ninth in a series of 10 articles on mental health. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a serious mental illness that is marked by unstable moods, behavior and relationships.Thu, 26 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTNot just brats and beer: Milwaukee chefs earn foodie honors - Milwaukee may be known for beer and brats, but a dozen local chefs and eateries have been honored for their skill and creativity with all kinds of ingredients, and they have helped turn the city into a foodie destinatio.Wed, 25 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT