The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 17 Sep 2014 09:24:28 EDTWed, 17 Sep 2014 09:24:28 EDT of act not the issue American Civil Liberties Union has the right to question the constitutionality of a law under which an Everett 14-year-old has been charged for allegedly "desecrating" a statue of Jesus.Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTCouncilmen show lack of discretion City Councilmen Dave Butterbaugh and Bill Neugebauer should know better than to show or imply disrespect to anyone who comes before the council to discuss an issue of legitimate public concern.Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT'Kicking the can' giving our state case of sore feet Chicago-based economic think tank Truth in Accounting says one of the reasons Pennsylvania is in its precarious financial position is that state officials use antiquated budgeting and accounting rules to report the commonwealth's financial...Sun, 14 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTArrest details chilling troubling news Altoona and its environs received last week about a 26-year-old local man's alleged contacts with area young boys has no doubt filled residents with questions about what can be done to curb or prevent such situations in the future.Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTPost 9/11 terrorism continues marks the 13th anniversary of a day - like Dec. 7, 1941 - that will live in infamy. President Franklin D.Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT