The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 5 Mar 2015 21:15:42 EDTThu, 5 Mar 2015 21:15:42 EDT phone system down service to the Mirror generally has been restored, although there remain some brief temporary periods where calls cannot get through. If you are unable to reach the Mirror, please try again a few minutes later.Thu, 5 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTBlair pursuing child abuse coordinator - Blair County officials will ask the salary board next week to create a part-time child sexual abuse coordinator's position in an effort to streamline investigations and ensure injured children and their families follow-up care.Thu, 5 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTCity aims to remove prominent blight Altoona Planning Commission this week approved a blight declaration for a property that has been an eyesore on a busy corridor for many months.Thu, 5 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTStorm causes injuries, flooding, dwindling salt supplies and injuries were the result of a winter storm that blanketed much of Blair County in more than a quarter inch of ice Tuesday night into Wednesday morning.Thu, 5 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTAG: Man tried buying insurance at scene of crash Altoona man faces insurance fraud charges after he allegedly called to buy insurance from the scene of an accident that he was involved in. The Pennsylvania State Attorney General's Office contends Michael S. Traveny, 33, of 402 Sixth St.Thu, 5 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDT