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Kelley the only choice

April 27, 2015 I have had the honor of serving with Bruce Kelley on Altoona City Council for eight years. Kelley’s love for Altoona was evident to me from the first day I began serving with him. more »»

Pick Erb, Peo and Kelley

April 27, 2015 Blair County and Altoona voters face important decisions during the upcoming primary election. In Blair County, Bruce Erb and Rich Peo are excellent choices for commissioner. more »»

Build a skate park

April 27, 2015 Altoona needs a skate park. more »»

Local districts will be stuck with transportation

April 25, 2015 State Sen. John H. Eichelberger Jr. and State Rep. John McGinnis get it about the need for the state pension reform and the Pennsylvania State Education Association. Gov. more »»

Choral presentation ‘wonderful afternoon’

April 24, 2015 I recently attended the Hollidaysburg Community Chorus on Sunday, April 12. It was a wonderful afternoon of music. “Come to the Music” was a variety of songs from pop, classical and religious. more »»

Touting Pacifico, Peo

April 24, 2015 Bringing out the voting record will help voters make wise decisions. more »»

Tomassetti the choice

April 24, 2015 I would like to take this opportunity to support the re-election of Blair County Commissioner Terry Tomassetti. more »»

Police chase leaves too many questions

April 23, 2015 Residents in Antis Township have many unanswered questions regarding the actions of law enforcement in the events of March 27-28 when a suspect eluded Altoona police after a so-called “controlled”... more »»

Erb highly qualified

April 23, 2015 Bruce Erb is highly qualified to be a Blair County commissioner. His background holds a wealth of experience with 39 years in financial and personnel managemen. more »»

Carrying gun into church is not ‘unconscionable’

April 21, 2015 The recent gun incident at the Cathedral has ignited the inevitable onslaught of those clamoring for answers to questions such as “Why would an individual carry a gun into the Cathedral?” I have no... more »»

Good old boys running GVMA

April 20, 2015 When will it end? I refer to the increase in sewer rates by the Glendale Valley Municipal Authority. Originally, it was supposed to be about $35 per month. more »»

Many school retirees contribute significantly

April 20, 2015 As a retired school employee, I was very disturbed by the comments made in a recent letter to the editor by Sen. John H. Eichelberger Jr. and Rep. John McGinnis regarding pension reform issues. more »»

Supporting Kelley as city’s next mayor

April 20, 2015 As a proud Altoonan, I’m supporting and voting for Bruce Kelley for mayor, and I encourage the voters to do the same. Kelley is actively involved in the community. more »»

Eichelberger position on pension perplexing

April 20, 2015 I am perplexed by Sen. John H. Eichelberger Jr.’s remarks and actions. more »»

Frontino top choice as Logan supervisor

April 20, 2015 Logan Township voters have a choice of electing Ed Frontino, the incumbent who has shown he wants positive change and has represented his constituents well, as opposed to his opponent, Jerry Fulare,... more »»

State rep supports Tomassetti, Frontino

April 20, 2015 As a state representative, I try to attend as many county and municipal meetings as possible because it affords me an excellent perspective on how state government impacts our local communitie. more »»

Kelley has track record to be Altoona mayor

April 20, 2015 This upcoming mayoral primary is one of the most important races in Altoona’s recent history. more »»

Frontino offers balance in Logan Township

April 20, 2015 The importance of our right to vote has no greater impact than that seen at the level of local government. more »»

Shuster vote to deny gas exports mystifying

April 20, 2015 On Jan. 28, the House defeated a Democratic bid to deny natural gas exports under HR 351 to state sponsors of terrorism or to countries or firms that use cyber attacks to steal U.S. more »»

Young musicians represent themselves, community well

April 19, 2015 It has become common practice for each generation to point out the flaws in their offspring. more »»

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