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Home Nursing Agency announces winner of 2014 Mercedes Moment

July 17, 2014 Thad Campanaro of Altoona held the winning number —?296 — for the Home Nursing Agency Foundation 2014 Mer­cedes Moment fundraiser held May 15. more »»

Car and motorcycle events

July 17, 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 »»

School items needed for ‘Stuff the Bus’

July 16, 2014 The Family Resource Center at the United Way of Blair County is conducting its sixth annual “Stuff the Bus” school supply campaign. more »»

Across the area

July 16, 2014 War descendants to host professor BELLWOOD —?The Descendents of Civil War Veterans will host Professor Paul Newman, who will present a slide presentation at their meeting titled “The Faces of the... more »»

ShowTwirlers headed to nationals

July 16, 2014 The ShowTwirlers of Altoona are packing their bags this week, with their sights set on another national championship. more »»

Park programs

July 16, 2014 Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site, 110 Federal Park Road, Gallitzin, 886-6150 Evening on the Summit: Going to the Cemetery, 8 p.m. Saturday, visitor center theater. more »»


July 16, 2014 The descendants of Charles and Carrie (Bradley) Thompson will hold their annual reunion on Saturday at DelGrosso‘s Amusement Park, Tipton, pavilion No 9. Lunch will be served at 12:30 p.. more »»

Across the area

July 15, 2014 Oz group to play in Williamsburg WILLIAMSBURG — Please join the Williamsburg Senior Center, 423 West Second St., from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. more »»

Red Cross Blood Blitz set for July 22

July 15, 2014 The American Red Cross urges eligible blood donors to roll up a sleeve and give to help prevent a summer blood shortage. more »»

Women’s Club of Altoona presents art awards

July 15, 2014 The Women’s Club of Altoona has presented art awards to high school students for over 50 years. This spring, the program was held at the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art in Altoona. more »»

Blair County Dairy Princess crowned

July 14, 2014 Jessica Orczeck was crowned 2014-15 Blair County Dairy Princess by her sister, the outgoing 2013-14 Blair County Dairy Princess Katherine Orczeck. more »»

Griffith Family Foundation to host Run & Gun for a Cure

July 13, 2014 The Greg and Cathy Griffith Family Foundation will host the fifth annual “Griff’s Run & Gun for a Cure” July 25, 26 and 27. more »»

Mirror Images

July 13, 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 »»


July 13, 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 »»

Locks of Love

July 13, 2014 Email Locks of Love photos and information to more »»

Club notes

July 13, 2014 Delta Kappa Gamma Alpha holds convention STATE COLLEGE — Nearly 300 women flooded the Nittany Lion Inn for the Delta Kappa Gamma Alpha State 77th Anniversary Celebration and State Convention held... more »»

AAHS softball team gives back

July 12, 2014 Courtesy photo Members of the Altoona Area High School softball team recently raised money in support of breast cancer research and the American Cancer Society and Stars of Hope survivor group at th... more »»

Car and motorcycle events

July 10, 2014 Blair County Antique Auto Club cruise-ins — 6 p.m. every Sunday, weather permitting, Sierra North Plaza, behind Friendly’s. For more information, call Dale Crum at 946-4745 or visit more »»

Allegheny Street Cruise-In

July 10, 2014 On May 30, the Hollidaysburg Community Partnership and the Borough of Hollidaysburg presented their third annual Allegheny Street Cruise-In. more »»

Fishing offered for wounded vets

July 10, 2014 ENTRIKEN —?John and Liz Joivell of the No Slack Guide Service and Ameri­can Legion Post 322, Maple­ton, have established the Wounded Warriors Fishing Program on Raystown Lake. more »»

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