The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Blogsen-usMon, 22 Sep 2014 13:48:54 EDTMon, 22 Sep 2014 13:48:54 EDT letters column set to resume the Penn State football season just around the corner, consider this an open invitation to be part of my weekly letters column, which runs in our Gameday tabloid throughout the season.Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:16:41 EDTFranklin still trying to make his mom proud colleague Philip Cmor wrote a terrific Mother's Day story on the main influence in Penn State football coach James Franklin's life. <P> His mother, Josie, passed away in 2007. <P> Thought I'd share the l.Mon, 12 May 2014 11:49:55 EDTShining up the (old man's) Chrome's)-Chrome.html It's post time for the Kentucky Derby, and I'm getting mixed messages from my resident expert, Dave Rudel.Fri, 2 May 2014 15:57:52 EDTTiming of Schiano's firing curious's-firing-curious.htmlAs we await resolution on the Bill O'Brien Sweepstakes, I found it very interesting that Tampa Bay fired Greg Schiano on Monday.Tue, 31 Dec 2013 10:30:02 EDTPirates head to NLDS, but some local fans may be in dark,-but-some-local-fans-may-be-in-dark.htmlWatching the Pirates beat the Cincinnati Reds in the NL Wild-Card game Tuesday night ---Pittsburgh's first playoff game since 1992 -- was a treat, a long overdue treat.Tue, 1 Oct 2013 23:30:02 EDT