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Greenberg, Ryan win control of Rangers

August 5, 2010 (Editor's note: Chuck Greenberg owned the Altoona Curve from 2002-2008). By ANGELA K. more »»

Kraft teaches more than baseball

July 25, 2010 Determination, integrity and honor are three words I learned the true meaning of because of two men: my dad and John Kraft. more »»

Runner fueled by motivation

July 18, 2010 My daughter ran in the Hollidaysburg YMCA July 4 race, and it brought back memories. more »»

Felus story stirs fond memories

July 11, 2010 I thought Ken Love did a wonderful article about my good friend John Felus. I have known John since I was a teenager working at the Summit Country Club. more »»

Fond memories of Mellon Arena

July 4, 2010 It’s time to say goodbye to an old friend. Early this month, the Mellon Arena will close for good, giving way to a brand spanking new facility across the street — The Consol Energy Center. more »»

Privates have geographical edge

June 20, 2010 Recent letters to the Mirror from Ed Leipold and Beth Ann Carnevale use the inflammatory terms “bias” and “bigotry” when trying to excuse the advantages private schools enjoy when competing against... more »»

Pitcher, umpire show their class

June 13, 2010 Following the blown call by experienced Major League Baseball umpire Jim Joyce on Detroit Tigers’ Armando Gallaraga’s almost-perfect game recently, I was ready to jump on the downhill sled... more »»

Seeing both sides of must-play rule

June 6, 2010 After reading a great deal about the continued controversy over the must-play rule in the Central Blair Recreation Commission basketball program, I felt the necessity to give some input as a... more »»

It's time for Big Ben to reform

May 23, 2010 The recent front-page article in the Mirror on Big Ben Roethlisberger, “Fall from Grace” got me to thinking about the reaction of people with mud on their own feet. more »»

Atlantic Broadband lacks service

May 16, 2010 I think that it is abominable that Atlantic Broadband did not pick up the full package of Pittsburgh Pirate games. more »»

Fandom: Steve Bidoli

May 16, 2010 Name: Steve Bidoli Age: 37 Residence: Altoona High school: Altoona, class of 1990 I usually attend games with: My brother, Joe Bidoli My... more »»

Don’t lump Raiders with Steelers

May 9, 2010 In response to John Mehno’s short article from May 5 in which he referred to the Steelers’ recent clandestine behavior as “Raider-like,” why are the Raiders always cast in a negative light? more »»

Renewing public-private debate

April 25, 2010 The PIAA recently concluded its annual private (and charter) school championship party (the PIAA basketball championships). more »»

Heights’ tall Vescovi caused problems for foes

April 18, 2010 You make the call: In order to charge an error, you have seen the play develop. You can’t make the call because you see a grounder in the outfield. more »»

No charges filed against Roethlisberger

April 12, 2010 By Kate Brumback The Associated Press MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. more »»

Charge error on Atlantic Broadband

April 11, 2010 I don’t care what excuse/reason the local cable provider gives for pulling the plug on the Pirates opener but doing it after the pregame show and the singing of the national anthem is indefensible. more »»

Does Obama have a hand in CBI picks?

March 28, 2010 What do Miami, Milwaukee, Wright State, Detroit, Iona, Western Kentucky, Illnois State, Missouri State, Oral Roberts, and Portland all have in common? They are 10 NCAA Division I... more »»

Lady Tiger coach grateful for support

March 21, 2010 I just wanted to express my appreciation to the many people who have made the past three years so satisfying and enjoyable for me as I coached the girls varsity basketball team at Hollidaysburg Area... more »»

Woods to return for Masters

March 16, 2010 By Doug Ferguson The Associated Press PALM HARBOR, Fla. — Tiger Woods will return to golf at the Masters next month. more »»

Penn State needs to think bigger

March 14, 2010 Having watched the Purdue game in a half-empty Bryce Jordan, it is so obvious why Penn State ended up 11-19 in regular season and last place in the Big Te. more »»

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