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February 1, 2016 White Shadow to perform Feb. 13 PLEASANTVILLE — The Alum Bank Community Volunteer Fire Company Auxiliary will host the band White Shadow from 7 to 10:30 p.m. Feb. 13 in the firehal. more »»

WISE Women seeks nominations for Tribute

February 1, 2016 WISE Women of Blair County is seeking applications for nominees for its annual Tribute dinner. more »»

Wine, Trivia and More

February 1, 2016 Courtesy photo The Hollidaysburg Area Public Library and the Friends of the Hollidaysburg Area Public Library will hold their “Wine, Trivia and More” fundraiser from 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. more »»

Altoona library sets programs

February 1, 2016 Altoona Area Public Library, 1600 Fifth Ave., has announced its February activities. The library will be closed on Feb. 15 for Presidents Day. more »»

Club notes

January 31, 2016 New cloggers receive certificates The Horseshoe Cloggers held its annual Christmas Party/Show on Dec. 14 with the graduation of six new cloggers. more »»


January 31, 2016 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 »»

Association for the Blind sets programs for February

January 31, 2016 The Blair/Clearfield Association for the Blind offers weekly opportunities for educational programs and socializing with friends. All programs are at 10 a.m. more »»

Penn Highlands to host United Way Glass Slipper Project

January 31, 2016 Program provides prom gowns for teens The Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Blair Center is anxious to once again host The Glass Slipper Project, a program of United Way of Blair County. more »»

4 generations

January 31, 2016 The Altoona Mirror now 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 »»

UPMC Altoona offers support groups, clinics

January 30, 2016 UPMC Altoona offers the following support group meetings and patient clinics in February as a public service to the community. They are listed alphabetically according to where they are hel. more »»

Across the area

January 30, 2016 Railway employees to meet Wednesday DUNCANSVILLE — The National Association of Retired and Veteran Railway Employees will hold its regular monthly meeting at 11 a.m. more »»

AASD sets registration for new students

January 30, 2016 The Altoona Area School District has scheduled times for registration of beginners for kindergarten and first grade for the 2016-17 school year, March 7 – March 10. more »»

Across the area

January 27, 2016 ‘Shrek’ to be shown at Village Green MARTINSBURG — The Village Green is preparing for its showing of “Shrek” in 4D. more »»

Scouting for Food

January 27, 2016 Courtesy photo Boy Scout Troop 32 and Cub Scout Pack 332 would like to thank all the Hollidaysburg area residents who donated more than 3,727 pounds of nonperishable food to the Boy Scouts of... more »»

BG alumni association visits Garvey Manor

January 27, 2016 HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic Alumni Association held its second annual Christmas party on De. more »»

Park programs

January 27, 2016 Canoe Creek State Park, 205 Canoe Creek Road, Hollidaysburg, 695-6807 Winter Day Hike, 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, meet at Wentz Education Center. Dress for on and off-trail exploration in the snow. more »»

Bound for Hershey

January 26, 2016 Courtesy photo The 2015-16 Tyrone Competition Squad received its first-ever bid to the PIAA State Cheer Competition. The event will be held Friday and Saturday at the Giant Center in Hershe. more »»

Hollidaysburg library sets February activities

January 26, 2016 HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Hollidaysburg Area Public Library has announced its February events. Library hours are 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. more »»

Chemistry club visits Gloria Gates after-school program

January 26, 2016 Students from the Chemistry Club at Saint Francis University recently visited the students enrolled in the Gloria Gates Memor­ial Foundation after-school program at Fairview Hills, Altoona. more »»

Healthy Living Club offers programs, classes

January 26, 2016 UPMC Altoona’s Healthy Living Club has scheduled the following educational programs and screenings for February. more »»

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