The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Blogsen-usSat, 1 Aug 2015 14:05:18 EDTSat, 1 Aug 2015 14:05:18 EDT schools' free summer food programs fantastic for families'-free-summer-food-programs-fantastic-for-families.htmlNot being from here originally, and not having kids until recently, I never had any idea that some local school districts offer a free breakfast and lunch program during the summer to children 18 and under.Fri, 24 Jul 2015 00:04:19 EDT1B Josh Bell an impressive prospect but still has a lot of work to do's a difference between looking at stats and thinking a minor leaguer is ready to be promoted, versus actually watching the guy play and seeing he still has some key things to work o.Tue, 14 Jul 2015 12:45:02 EDTHere's why the Curve switched mascots, and the ensuing fallout's-why-the-Curve-switched-mascots,-and-the-ensuing-fallout.htmlSteamer is not going away. There are a lot of angry Curve fans who might be under that impression, in large part because of how the franchise fumbled some of the way it announced its new mascot.Mon, 13 Jul 2015 13:22:12 EDTBack to the future: As it turns out, getting traded was best thing for Brock Holt's career,-getting-traded-was-best-thing-for-Brock-Holt's-career.htmlCongratulations to former Curve standout Brock Holt on being named an AL All-Star for the Red Sox. Holt was a terrific guy to work with when he was in Altoona, and it's great to see the fine young man enjoy this success.Tue, 7 Jul 2015 16:39:58 EDTMister Rogers would have loved Curve's jersey promotion's-jersey-promotion.htmlMister Rogers would have loved the clever idea, which is all the validation the Altoona Curve could hope for as they honor his legacy. <P> "I think it's just wonderful," said Joanne Rogers, wife of the late Fred Rogers.Sun, 5 Jul 2015 15:25:52 EDT