The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Blogsen-usWed, 10 Feb 2016 23:08:07 EDTWed, 10 Feb 2016 23:08:07 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssAltoona's former NFL players discuss how league used to handle concussions, and their concerns about CTEhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6467/Altoona's-former-NFL-players-discuss-how-league-used-to-handle-concussions,-and-their-concerns-about-CTE.htmlGet back out there and play. That's just how it was in football for decades. It didn't matter if a guy had just gotten drilled in the head, barely had any idea where he was or even was briefly knocked out.Tue, 9 Feb 2016 10:32:04 EDTRecruiting season shows PSU still in transitionhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6464/Recruiting-season-shows-PSU-still-in-transition.html UNIVERSITY PARK -- When we last left James Franklin, he was putting the cap on a four-game losing streak that ended the 2015 season. <P> Well, unfortunately for the Nittany Nation, 2016 hasn't started on a winning note, either.Sat, 6 Feb 2016 16:19:30 EDTA Super Weekend!http://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6463/A-Super-Weekend!.htmlIf you are a live music fan, there are some super things happening on area live music stages for your enjoyment.Fri, 5 Feb 2016 13:35:06 EDTFarewell, my friendhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6462/Farewell,-my-friend.htmlWhere do I begin? <P> Perhaps, the best place to begin is at the end. <P> We lost our special Golden boy, Oakley, unexpectedly last Friday. We lost him to an auto-immune disease called Evans Syndrome.Thu, 4 Feb 2016 10:35:01 EDTCure Your Cabin Fever!http://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6461/Cure-Your-Cabin-Fever!.htmlWinter Storm Jonas shut down much of last weekend's live music activity around the region, and kept many people indoors. Music fans looking to cure their cabin fever after last weekend have a number of options for live music fun this weeken.Fri, 29 Jan 2016 13:09:15 EDT