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September 14, 2014 LIAM DAVID MARTIN Pfc. Liam David Martin, a 2014 honors graduate of Hollidaysburg Area Senior High School, has completed his split option training at Fort Ben­ning, Ga. more »»

Club notes

September 14, 2014 Blair Garden Club hears about design Flower designing was the topic of the Blair Garden Club meeting on Aug. 25 at the 28th Street Church of the Brethren, Altoona. more »»

Mirror Images

September 14, 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 »»

Altoona class of 1950 to hold annual luncheon

September 13, 2014 DUNCANSVILLE —?The Altoona High School class of 1950 is having its second annual lunch on Oct. 4 at The Prime Sirloin Buffet in Duncansville. All class members and guests are invited to atten. more »»

Local students invited to be in coloring contest

September 13, 2014 PITTSBURGH —?Ele­mentary school students across western Pennsyl­vania have the chance to earn cash for their school and themselves in the Edgar Snyder & Asso­ciates “My Holiday Wish” Coloring Contest. more »»

Hansard scholarship created in Clearfield County

September 13, 2014 CLEARFIELD — A new scholarship fund has been established with the Clear­field County Charitable Foundation to honor Janet McCracken Hansard. more »»

Across the area

September 13, 2014 Stewart Museum gala tickets available INDIANA — The Jimmy Stewart Musuem’s annual fundraising gala on Oct. more »»

Local teen part of segment for Steelers game

September 11, 2014 The NFL Network was at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., on Sept. 5 to film the Glee Club and Gospel Choir singing the national anthem, according to the academy’s Facebook page. more »»

Car and motorcycle events

September 11, 2014 Blair County Antique Auto Club cruise-ins — 6 p.m. every Sunday, weather permitting, Kmart parking lot, Plank Road, Altoona. For more information, call Dale Crum at 946-4745 or visit more »»

Lehman Engineers horse trail ride is Sept. 28

September 11, 2014 HOLLIDAYSBURG —?The eighth annual Lehman Engineers Horse Trail Ride to benefit Dreams Go On, a nonprofit therapeutic horseback riding organization, will be held Sept. 28 at Canoe Creek State Park. more »»

Across the area

September 10, 2014 Juniata College sets Community?Day HUNTINGDON — Juniata College will hold a Huntingdon Community Day that will start at 10 a.m. Saturday at Ellis Hall on the Juniata campus. more »»

Nonprofits invited for Blair County Proud

September 10, 2014 Blair County nonprofit organizations and service clubs are encouraged to share their stories of the volunteer spirit for the 2014 Blair County Proud edition, to be included in the Sept. 29 Mirror. more »»

Park programs

September 10, 2014 Johnstown Flood National Memorial, St. Michael, 495-4643 “Journey Around Lake Conemaugh” van tour. more »»

The Halftime Show

September 10, 2014 The Altoona Mirror will present a photo package of band members and cheerleaders from high school football games. more »»


September 9, 2014 Lois M. Schandelmier Lois M. Schandelmier of Hollidaysburg will celebrate her 104th birthday on Sept. 17 with a card shower. She was born Sept. more »»

Cambria Conservation District recognizes 2014 award winners

September 9, 2014 Envirothon teams and poster contest winners also honored at banquet CARROLLTOWN —?On May 14, the Cambria County Conservation District, along with the Bureau of Forestry, Natural Resource Conservatio... more »»

Across the area

September 9, 2014 UPMC part of Curve School Kids’ Days Four UPMC Altoona departments participated in the Altoona Curve School Kids’ Days on May 21 and 2. more »»

Club notes

September 7, 2014 Altoona Sewing Club to meet Sept. 15 The Altoona Area Sewing Club will hold its monthly meeting on Sept. 15 at Greenwood United Methodist Church. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. more »»

Contact Altoona sets open house, training

September 7, 2014 Contact Altoona, Blair County’s only 24-hour telephone helpline, will hold an open house from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday at Contact’s executive office at 2729 Eighth Ave. more »»

Nonprofits invited to be part of Blair County Proud

September 7, 2014 Local nonprofit organizations and service clubs have until Friday to submit information on volunteer efforts for inclusion in the 2014 Blair County Proud edition. more »»

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