The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 1 Nov 2014 08:14:12 EDTSat, 1 Nov 2014 08:14:12 EDT doc chronicles pow-wow PARK - Fewer than 200 Native Americans call central Pennsylvania home, but thousands have gathered in State College once a year for more than a decade to celebrate and embrace their various cultures, traditions and value.Sat, 1 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTGarden Notes: Despite bad reputation, fresh Brussels sprouts are tasty August, Englishman Stuart Kettle climbed to the summit of Mt. Snowdon, the highest mountain in Wales, while pushing a Brussels sprout with his nose. He's just one more person who will do almost anything to get out of eating on.Sat, 1 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTArea writers gather for book event grave sites, the Vietnam War and the Amish community are just a few of the topics authors will speak on at the third annual Blair County Genealogical Society's 2014 Book Signing Day.Sat, 1 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTAltoona comics show is Sunday Altoona-Con 1, the first Altoona comics show, will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Altoona Grand Hotel in Altoona.Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTSpecial needs beauty pageant to be held Saturday Ebersole of Claysburg, who launched a pageant for special-needs women last year, never dreamed that when she and her husband pulled over to help a woman by the side of the road that they would meet a young woman who's wanted to be in a...Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT