The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 3 Mar 2015 06:06:26 EDTTue, 3 Mar 2015 06:06:26 EDT book giveaway time to time, the Mirror receives complimentary copies of books, and we like to share these with our readers.Sun, 1 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTHail to the Chieftains: Celtic band to play Penn State ahead of St. Patrick's Day the region gears up for St. Patrick's Day festivities in March, "legends in the Celtic music realm" will be making a return to the area. The Chieftains will perform at 7 p.m.Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTGarden Notes: Spotted lanternfly brings new bug threat's note: This column was originally scheduled to be published on Saturday, Feb. 21. A newly discovered pest is lurking in southeastern Pennsylvania.Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTEarth Matters: Storm water management requires everyone's attention ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. While that old axiom holds true for many things, it is especially applicable to storm water management.Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTSymphony Orchestra concert to honor the region's history immigrant from Hong Kong, Altoona Symphony Orchestra (ASO) Maestra Teresa Cheung says she has long been fascinated with how a young America has evolved while holding on to its short history.Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDT