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April 24, 2014 Area beekeepers to meet Sunday WOODLAND — The Cambria-Clearfield-Blair County Beekeepers will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Pleasant Valley Methodist Church, 20 Egypt Road. more »»

Clinic raises money for scholarships

April 24, 2014 The Penn State Altoona men’s and women’s basketball teams led the instruction at a youth basketball clinic held by the Central Blair Recrea­tion and Park Commission on March 22 at the Altoona Area... more »»

BG to induct three into Ring of Honor

April 24, 2014 Dr. William Kirsch, Dana Berkheimer and Marty Georgiana will be inducted into the Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School Ring of Honor during the 2014 induction ceremony at 6 p.m. more »»

Car and motorcycle events

April 24, 2014 Blair County Antique Auto Club cruise-ins — 6 p.m. every Sunday starting this week, weather permitting, Sierra North Plaza, behind Friendly’s. For more information, call Dale Crum at 946-4745. more »»

Across the area

April 23, 2014 Bake sale to benefit Royer Mansion ROARING SPRING — A “try before you buy” baked goods and sandwich sale will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Frederick’s Meat Market, 1077 E. Main St. more »»

Historical society holds meeting

April 23, 2014 The Blair County Historical Society recently held its 107th annual meeting at The Casino at Lakemont Park, Altoona. more »»

JABA Paranormal collects donations for CPHS

April 23, 2014 JABA Paranormal In­vestigations recently presented a check for $1,290 to the Central Pennsylvania Humane Society. more »»

Across the area

April 22, 2014 SFU plans information session May 29 LORETTO — St. Francis University will host an Adult Degree & Continuing Studies Information Session from 6 to 7 p.m. May 29. This is an online event. more »»

Cesare Battisti partners with CPHS

April 22, 2014 The Cesare Battisti Mutual Benefit Association, Altoona, has partnered with the Central Pennsylvania Humane Society in helping animals and families unite. more »»

Hollidaysburg Y plans Healthy Kids Day

April 22, 2014 HOLLIDAYSBURG —?The Hollidays­burg Area YMCA will hold a free community event on?Saturday to inspire more kids to keep their minds and bodies active. more »»

MS Walk set for Sunday

April 22, 2014 The Blair County Walk MS 2014 will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Holli­days­burg Area Junior High School. Registration begins at 1 p.m. more »»

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April 21, 2014 Civil?Air Patrol open house is?Tuesday DUNCANSVILLE — Civil Air Patrol Squadron 1504 will hold an open house from 6:30 to 8 p.m. more »»

Used book sale

April 21, 2014 The Friends of the Altoona Area Public Library will hold their used book sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 28. more »»

Blair dairy princess to be crowned May 17

April 21, 2014 HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Blair County Dairy Promotion Committee will hold the coronation of the 2014-15 Blair County Dairy Princess at 7:30 p.m. May 17 at the West Loop Missionary Church Social Hall. more »»

Changes coming to 2014 Clearfield Fair schedule

April 21, 2014 CLEARFIELD —?The 2014 Clearfield County Fair will have a few schedule changes from previous years. Harness racing will be held Sunday through Wednesday, the Queens Contest will be held at 4 p.m. more »»

Club notes

April 20, 2014 Allegheny Club makes donation for dog HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Allegheny Club of Hollidays­burg continues to support the community with a $2,000 donation to the Lily Canine Fund. more »»

Mirror Images

April 20, 2014 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 »»

Penn State Altoona inducts Sheetz Fellows

April 20, 2014 Encouraged by Sheetz Fellows program founder Stephen G. more »»


April 20, 2014 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 »»

Five generations

April 20, 2014 The Altoona Mirror accepts photos of families who recently added a fourth or fifth generation. Photos will be published at no charge on the Community News page. more »»

Four generations

April 20, 2014 The Altoona Mirror accepts photos of families who recently added a fourth or fifth generation. Photos will be published at no charge on the Community News page. more »»


KIDS DAY: Dress Up and Discover!! April 26, 2014

April 26 - KIDS DAY: Dress Up and Discover!! - Kids of all ages get to try on the field gear and head gear from the museum education collection. Bring cameras and pose for pictures in the museum theatre. Visit education stations in the galleries for more fun discoveries throughout the da. more »

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April 21, 2014 Episode title: “A Day’s Work” Significance: The episode takes place entirely on two consecutive days, one showing Don's "work day" without the agency and the other showing an agency work day... more »

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