The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 2 Oct 2014 08:10:02 EDTThu, 2 Oct 2014 08:10:02 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssComedienne's look at her life: Andrea Martin on battling bulimia, flying trapezehttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/594957.htmlNEW YORK - Here's a tip for the next time you bump into Andrea Martin: Don't forget to spit out your gum. It turns out she suffers from misophonia - the dislike of small, irritating common noises, such as magazine pages turning or water dripping.Thu, 2 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTDon't let the word 'can't' get in your wayhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/594958.htmlWhen I was growing up, "can't" was considered a "bad" word. My older brother and I were never allowed to say it - or think that we couldn't accomplish something for one reason or another. That was one of the hard and fast rules in our househol.Thu, 2 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT3rd-graders face high-stakes reading targetshttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/594959.htmlCOLUMBUS, Ohio - The games, ice cream and play rehearsals that 9-year-old Joshua Rowell experienced during summer school this year weren't just for fun.Thu, 2 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTThe fight hits home: Inspirational baseballs from local family to be displayedhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/594874.htmlFinding a way to celebrate life through a cancer diagnosis cannot be easy. But Tobi Rispoli of Altoona wanted to find a way to do just that for her dad, Phil Sky, also of Altoona, a non-smoker recently diagnosed with lung cancer.Wed, 1 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTCher concert at BJC will be rescheduledhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/594805.htmlUNIVERSITY PARK - According to a release from the Bryce Jordan Center, the Cher "Dressed to Kill" Tour has postponed October concert dates, including the Oct. 13 performance at the center.Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT