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Hollidaysburg Class of 1959

October 11, 2014 Courtesy photo The Hollidaysburg Senior High?School class of 1959 held its 55th anniversary reunion Aug. 22 and 2. more »»

BG students named President’s Education Award recipients

October 11, 2014 Eleven Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School students were selected President’s Education Award recipients. more »»

PSU dean's list

October 11, 2014 PENN STATE UNIVERSITY Summer term Bedford County — Rosel­len Bence, Alum Bank; Blair County — Luke Burkhart, Altoona; Kayla Detwiler, Duncansville; Eliza­beth Fogal, Altoona; Dana Fuchs,... more »»


October 11, 2014 YTI CAREER INSTITUTE, Altoona Computer systems technician —?Frederick Elvey, Altoona; Brandyn Glasgow, Fallen­timber; Martin Horten, Altoona; Susan Ricka­baugh, Altoona; Ryan Smith, Roaring Spring. more »»

Homecoming queen

October 11, 2014 Courtesy photo Brandi George was crowned homecoming queen at Portage Area Junior-Senior High School for 2014. Her escort was Tyler Thomas. more »»

Crabfest benefits soup kitchen

October 9, 2014 The 20th annual Chef’s Crab and Sea Fest was held Sept. 19 at The Casino at Lakemont Park, Altoona. Chef Doug Simon was the dinner chairman, and Carolyn Donaldson of WTAJ served as emcee. more »»

J.C. Blair to host Mammography Screening Day

October 9, 2014 HUNTINGDON — The staff of the Women’s Imaging Center at J.C. Blair Hospital invites women to a Pink Rain: Shelter from the Storm Mammography Screening Day from 8 a.m. more »»

Car club events

October 9, 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 »»

Across the area

October 9, 2014 Lung Disease Foundation sets yard sale The Lung Disease Foundation will sponsor the inaugural Beacon of Light on Lung Cancer yard sale from 8 a.m. more »»

Mirror to publish homecoming photos

October 8, 2014 Area high schools wishing to recognize their homecoming kings and queens in the Altoona Mirror should submit information and photographs to Brenda Car­berry, community news coordinator, P.O. more »»

Eisenhower to hold care package collection

October 8, 2014 UNIVERSITY PARK —?The Dear Hero Program, a Penn State undergraduate student organization devoted to raising the morale of deployed troops and wounded veterans, will collect donated items for militar... more »»

Park programs

October 8, 2014 Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site, 110 Federal Park Road, Gallitzin, 886-6150 “Spirits of the Summit” Evening Walking Tour, 6 p.m. Saturday, meet at visitor center. more »»

The Halftime Show

October 8, 2014 The Altoona Mirror will present a photo package of band members and cheerleaders from high school football games. more »»

Across the area

October 7, 2014 Unter Uns Oktoberfest is Saturday The Unter Uns Club will hold its annual Oktober­fest from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday at the club on Van Buren Avenue and 14th Street, Altoona. more »»

Blair Bassmasters host panfish derby for kids

October 7, 2014 HOLLIDAYSBURG —?A panfish derby for kids, presented by Blair Bassmas-ters, was held on June 7 at Canoe Creek State Par. more »»

Volunteers needed for Home Nursing Agency Healing Patch

October 7, 2014 Are you compassionate? Can you dedicate two evenings a month to help grieving children and their families? You can make a difference by volunteering at Home Nursing Agency’s Healing Patch: A Program... more »»

Barbershop gathering

October 7, 2014 Fifteen years ago, a small group of barbershop singers from central Pennsylvania and western Maryland started gathering to socialize and demonstrate their craf. more »»

Senior citizen dance is Friday

October 7, 2014 Area senior citizens are invited to attend a dance from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday in the Altoona Area High School Fieldhouse. Music will be provided by the Altoona Area High School jazz band. more »»

Across the area

October 6, 2014 Toy train swap meet is Sunday A toy train swap meet, also known as Scalefest, will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at the Blair County Convention Center, One Convention Center Drive, Altoona. more »»

HAWC project receives top honors

October 6, 2014 The General Federation of Women’s Clubs Pennsyl­vania held its 117th annual convention in May at the Seven Springs Mountain Resort in Champion. more »»

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