The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 1 Sep 2015 01:39:23 EDTTue, 1 Sep 2015 01:39:23 EDT Catholic education, a new era new era is dawning for Catholic education in the Altoona area.Tue, 1 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTHeroin epidemic needs focus was guest-hosting "The Diane Rehm Show" on NPR recently, and the topic was the nationwide upsurge in heroin addiction. The first caller was Stacy from New Albany, Indiana. "It's funny," she said.Tue, 1 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTDiocese must prioritize education the past year, the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese has put families, students, teachers and staff at their Blair County Catholic schools through an emotional and spiritual ringer over the pending closings of multiple schools for reasons that are...Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTCarter's spirituality brings peace Ronald Reagan announced in November 1994 he had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, even some of his most ardent political opponents paused to wish him well.Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTOn immigration, pander to Trump Trump's rise in the polls is inextricably linked to the issue of immigration.Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT