The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Blogsen-usThu, 31 Jul 2014 01:17:55 EDTThu, 31 Jul 2014 01:17:55 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssGood news for hoops fans: PSU's new AD has solid basketball backgroundhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6038/Good-news-for-hoops-fans--PSU's-new-AD-has-solid-basketball-background.htmlCHICAGO -- One of the best things about new Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour -- if you're a basketball fan -- is that she has a lot of experience working at schools where basketball actually matters.Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:05:16 EDTBarbour a bizarre choice as PSU ADhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6037/Barbour-a-bizarre-choice-as-PSU-AD.htmlUNIVERSITY PARK -- It's just a bizarre hire. A major head-scratcher in so many ways. <P> Whether it will turn out to be good or bad, nobody knows at this point. That will take years to find out.Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:09:52 EDTAfrican American Heritage Festival Time and Taking a Journey...http://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6036/African-American-Heritage-Festival-Time-and-Taking-a-Journey....htmlAs the summer season rolls along, a few more annual festivals and events bring live music to the area this weekend. <P> Saturday marks the 21st annual African American Heritage Festival, taking place at Penn State Altoona.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:06:26 EDTDearly Belovedhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6035/Dearly-Beloved.htmlWeddings, although beautiful and brimming with love, can also turn up the heat on the emotional pot of simmering family hardships or even create new ones.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 12:03:28 EDTCurve SS Hanson benched again, manager says 'enough is enough'http://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6034/Curve-SS-Hanson-benched-again,-manager-says-'enough-is-enough'.htmlCurve shortstop Alen Hanson, who has missed significant time this season because of several lack of hustle incidents, sat out a second straight game Sunday night after getting pulled in the middle of Friday's game.Sun, 20 Jul 2014 21:59:31 EDT