The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 2 Sep 2014 17:09:25 EDTTue, 2 Sep 2014 17:09:25 EDT marks 60th anniversary by periodic furloughs from his job as a pipe fitter for the Pennsylvania Railroad, Leonard S. Fiore Sr. started a small construction company in Altoona in 1954.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTWorkplace hires and promotions -- Sean Makowiecki of Cresson has been hired as UPMC Altoona's Patient Access manager.Sun, 31 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTOperation Our Town grants $50K to groups Our Town has distributed grants totaling $50,000 to 15 Blair County organizations who will assist with drug prevention and treatment efforts.Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTLocal foreclosure rates drop rates in Altoona decreased for the month of June over the same period last year, according to newly released data from CoreLogi.Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTAirport authority OKs lease agreement<a href=''>kstephens@altoonamirror.Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT