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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Michael F. DeMelfiDawn Heckrote and her husband, Brian, Lattimer; stepdaughters, Diane Pasco, Lat
Michael F. DeMelfi
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted an hour ago
Dawn Heckrote and her husband, Brian, Lattimer; stepdaughters, Diane Pasco, Lattimer; and Debra Cos and her husband, Felix, Altoona; grandchildren, Zachary and Nicholas Heckrote, Kyle Smith and Breeanna and Forest Cos; a sister, Gloria Wolfer,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Altoona edges P-O at Sinking ValleyMort (89) and Noah Hoover (93) had the best scores for Huntingdon and Central,
Altoona edges P-O at Sinking Valley
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
Mort (89) and Noah Hoover (93) had the best scores for Huntingdon and Central, respectively. EIGHTEEN-HOLE MEDAL PLAY 1, ALTOONA WHITE (229): Duffy 73, Lawhead 77, DelBaggio 79; T-2, STATE COLLEGE (237): Friberg 69, Stewart 81, Battista 87; T-2,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Bedford blanks Chestnut Ridge6-2, 6-1. 2, L. Shuke-Ooghe, B, def. Hillegas-Griffith, 6-0, 6-0. Records: Bed
Bedford blanks Chestnut Ridge
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
6-2, 6-1. 2, L. Shuke-Ooghe, B, def. Hillegas-Griffith, 6-0, 6-0. Records: Bedford (4-0); Chestnut Ridge (1-1). Altoona sweeps Mifflin LEWISTOWN - Singles wins by Jess Stevens, Lindsey Hallinan and Kayley Burke ignited Altoona to a 5-0... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Familiar faces among volleyball contendersIn District 6 4A, once again it will boil down to Altoona and State College, wi
Familiar faces among volleyball contenders
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
In District 6 4A, once again it will boil down to Altoona and State College, with the Lady Spikers showing a well-balanced team that is deep at all positions. On the 3A map, Hollidaysburg is posed for another strong season with the return of Maddie... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Helen F. Gajewskiof St. Mary's Catholic Church, Hollidaysburg, where she was a member of the Lad
Helen F. Gajewski
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Hollidaysburg, where she was a member of the Ladies Guild. She had also been a member of the Altoona-Johnstown Cursillo movement, the Hollidaysburg YMCA and Altoona Hospital auxiliaries. She loved her children and... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Edward J. Carothers, 71, Gallitzin, died Monday. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Charles
Edward J. Carothers
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
, 71, Gallitzin, died Monday. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Charles and Grace (McCauley) Carothers. Surviving are four children: Edward Jr., Kevin, Tina and Paula; six grandchildren; and three siblings: Kenneth, Larry... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
City police surround 11th St. houseblocked access to the street. Spectators were kept 75 to 100 yards away from t
City police surround 11th St. house
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
blocked access to the street. Spectators were kept 75 to 100 yards away from the building. About 11:30 p.m. Monday, Altoona police said Monday night's activity on 11th street was tied to Sunday's shooting incident, but no details were... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Gladys M. AmickWoodbury, daughter of the late Elery David and Mary A. (Kauffman) Amick. Survi
Gladys M. Amick
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
Woodbury, daughter of the late Elery David and Mary A. (Kauffman) Amick. Surviving are two sisters: Ethel M. Finnegan of Altoona and Ruth A. Ickes of Queen; three brothers: Ronald E. Amick of Claysburg, Paul H. Amick in Louisiana and Fred E.... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
SCHOLASTIC SPORTSLEWISTOWN - Altoona made quick work of Mifflin County on Monday in a District 6
SCHOLASTIC SPORTS
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 hours ago
LEWISTOWN - Altoona made quick work of Mifflin County on Monday in a District 6 girls tennis match, sweeping the Huskies 5-0. Anna Ream pushed her opponent the farthest, but fell 6-1, 6-2 to the Mountain Lions' Lydnesey Hallinan. Mifflin County... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Senator Ron Johnson visits Altoona to launch hard-hat coalitionAltoona (WQOW) - United States Senator Ron Johnson made a stop in Altoona Monda
Senator Ron Johnson visits Altoona to launch hard-hat coalition
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 8 hours ago
Altoona (WQOW) - United States Senator Ron Johnson made a stop in Altoona Monday to kick off his new hard-hat coalition. Johnson met with supporters and members of Royal Construction at a River Prairie Job site where apartments are being built.... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Agency proposes fining Adventureland over safety issueALTOONA, Iowa (AP) - An Iowa agency has proposed fining Adventureland park afte
Agency proposes fining Adventureland over safety issue
KWWL Iowa / Posted 12 hours ago
ALTOONA, Iowa (AP) - An Iowa agency has proposed fining Adventureland park after an investigation prompted by the June death of a worker at the theme park. Officials have said Steve Booher was fatally injured June 7 when the Raging River ride... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Agency proposes fining Adventureland over safety issueALTOONA, Iowa (AP) - An Iowa agency has proposed fining Adventureland park afte
Agency proposes fining Adventureland over safety issue
KTTC Rochester / Posted 13 hours ago
ALTOONA, Iowa (AP) - An Iowa agency has proposed fining Adventureland park after an investigation prompted by the June death of a worker at the theme park. Officials have said Steve Booher was fatally injured June 7 when the Raging River ride... Read more
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Style Weekly
What to Do in Richmond This Week: Aug. 29-Sept. 4Sept. 4 Root for the home team. It’s the next to last day for the Richmond Flyi
What to Do in Richmond This Week: Aug. 29-Sept. 4
Style Weekly / Posted 14 hours ago
Sept. 4 Root for the home team. It’s the next to last day for the Richmond Flying Squirrels, playing Altoona and featuring In Your Face Fireworks and Breakfast for Dinner promotions. Gates open at 5... Read more
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FOX News
Family sues university, fraternity alleging that hazing led to student's 2014 suicideALTOONA, Pa. – The family of a former Penn State-Altoona student who committed
Family sues university, fraternity alleging that hazing led to student's 2014 suicide
FOX News / Posted 14 hours ago
ALTOONA, Pa. – The family of a former Penn State-Altoona student who committed suicide last year has filed suit against the university and a suspended fraternity alleging that his death stemmed from hazing by the organization. The suit alleges that... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Adventureland fined $4,500 in worker's death on Raging Riverpeople off. The Des Moines Register reports that the Iowa Occupational Safety
Adventureland fined $4,500 in worker's death on Raging River
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 15 hours ago
people off. The Des Moines Register reports that the Iowa Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined the Altoona park $4,500. The park has 15 days to contest the agency's findings. A park spokeswoman didn't immediately return a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
What you learn when you listen to Trump votershave made them out to be. So who is Team Trump, really? We met up with locals w
What you learn when you listen to Trump voters
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 hours ago
have made them out to be. So who is Team Trump, really? We met up with locals waiting in line to attend a Trump rally in Altoona, Pennsylvania, where the population is 93.8 percent white (as opposed to the national proportion of 77.1 percent),... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
What you learn when you listen to Trump votershave made them out to be. So who is Team Trump, really? We met up with locals w
What you learn when you listen to Trump voters
Houston Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
have made them out to be. So who is Team Trump, really? We met up with locals waiting in line to attend a Trump rally in Altoona, Pennsylvania, where the population is 93.8 percent white (as opposed to the national proportion of 77.1 percent),... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Pittsburgh adding flights to regional airportsSouthern -- which acquired Sun Air Express in February -- will fly to 10 cities
Pittsburgh adding flights to regional airports
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 20 hours ago
Southern -- which acquired Sun Air Express in February -- will fly to 10 cities from Pittsburgh. It currently flies to Altoona, Bradford, Franklin, Lancaster, Hagerstown, Md., and Jamestown, N.Y., and plans to begin service to Harrisburg this... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
High school golf needs consistent format to be more fairweek, two teams that finished undefeated in the regular season last year matche
High school golf needs consistent format to be more fair
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
week, two teams that finished undefeated in the regular season last year matched up at Park Hills Country Club. Altoona edged Philipsburg-Osceola, 409-414. But that's not really the whole story. The Mountain Lions and Mounties each... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Cora could be MLB manager by next yearhe has some friends in the organization. Dean Treanor is entrenched as Triple-A
Cora could be MLB manager by next year
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
he has some friends in the organization. Dean Treanor is entrenched as Triple-A manager, so the Pirates assigned Cora to Altoona. Everyone associated with the Curve should be thankful for that, because we all - from fans and front office to the... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Roger Leroi ReedHe was born in Altoona, son of Richard and Patricia Reed. Surviving are his wi
Roger Leroi Reed
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
He was born in Altoona, son of Richard and Patricia Reed. Surviving are his wife, Donna (Self) Mason Reed; a step-son, two grandsons; his sister, Cindra Kay (Reed) Figurelli of Altoona; a great-niece; a host of aunts, uncles, nephews and nieces; his... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Court upholds man’s chargesthe U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration demanding $20,000. The drug dealer co
Court upholds man’s charges
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration demanding $20,000. The drug dealer contacted his attorney who in turn called an Altoona police detective. A three-judge panel of the Pennsylvania Superior Court stated in an opinion issued last week that... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Amtrak weighs additional routesbegan in 2013, when the region's sole line was at risk of disappearing. A singl
Amtrak weighs additional routes
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
began in 2013, when the region's sole line was at risk of disappearing. A single train runs in each direction daily through Altoona, Tyrone and Huntingdon. Political figures in both parties appear to approve of new routes, although the price and... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Nagle’s book follows struggle to find truth of sister’s deathboyfriend to Maine. And for 12 years, Nagle, along with her family, wouldn't l
Nagle’s book follows struggle to find truth of sister’s death
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
boyfriend to Maine. And for 12 years, Nagle, along with her family, wouldn't let Sherry's disappearance go as she hounded Altoona police, made appeals to people who new her sister through phone calls and the Internet and turned to local news media... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Police respond to report of shots firedare searching for a black male named Carlos with a 25-auto (caliber) driving a
Police respond to report of shots fired
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
are searching for a black male named Carlos with a 25-auto (caliber) driving a silver Buick Regal," the dispatcher radioed. "Shots were fired." Details remain sketchy. Altoona police said late Sunday that the incident was still under investigat... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Bowie beats the B-Mets, 6-2Prince George's Stadium. With the loss, the B-Mets have officially secured the
Bowie beats the B-Mets, 6-2
WBNG Binghamton / Posted yesterday
Prince George's Stadium. With the loss, the B-Mets have officially secured their first losing season since 2012. Next up for the B-Mets is a four-game road series against the Altoona Curve. The first game is scheduled for Monday night at 6:00... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
AROUND TOWN:Cavaliers. And John Kopicki is on the move again. Kopicki, who went from super
AROUND TOWN:
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Cavaliers. And John Kopicki is on the move again. Kopicki, who went from superintendent at Forest City to the same post at Altoona, is now the man in charge at Central Bucks School District, centered in Doylestown. Central Bucks is the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Buck Farmer pitches well in loss for Toledowere blanked for the 12th time this season, while the Indians’ staff recorded t
Buck Farmer pitches well in loss for Toledo
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
were blanked for the 12th time this season, while the Indians’ staff recorded their 18th shutout of the year. Double-A: Altoona 5, Erie 4 ALTOONA, Pa. – Stetson Allie hit a walk-off single with one out in the 14th inning, as the Altoona Curve... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Brewers hit 3 HRs, give up 4-run lead in 9-6 loss to PiratesPolanco didn't start in order to get rest. ... RHP Tyler Glasnow (shoulder), wh
Brewers hit 3 HRs, give up 4-run lead in 9-6 loss to Pirates
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
Polanco didn't start in order to get rest. ... RHP Tyler Glasnow (shoulder), who threw three scoreless innings at Double-A Altoona on Monday, tossed three more scoreless innings in a rehab start on Saturday for Triple-A Indianapolis. Brewers: 3B... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Brewers hit 3 HRs, give up 4-run lead in 9-6 loss to PiratesPolanco didn't start in order to get rest. ... RHP Tyler Glasnow (shoulder), wh
Brewers hit 3 HRs, give up 4-run lead in 9-6 loss to Pirates
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Polanco didn't start in order to get rest. ... RHP Tyler Glasnow (shoulder), who threw three scoreless innings at Double-A Altoona on Monday, tossed three more scoreless innings in a rehab start on Saturday for Triple-A Indianapolis. Brewers: 3B... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Make your business plan less intimidatingbusiness in the right direction from the start and navigate changes more easily
Make your business plan less intimidating
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
business in the right direction from the start and navigate changes more easily in the future. To contact the SCORE office at 3900 Industrial Blvd., Suite 8, Altoona, call 942-9054, email score575@ atlanticbb.net or visit www.alleghenies.sco... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Pro wrestling icon has ideas to liven up baseballautographs for the 8,767 fans that packed the park. But the wrestling veteran
Pro wrestling icon has ideas to liven up baseball
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
autographs for the 8,767 fans that packed the park. But the wrestling veteran dreamed of doing more. What if Foley and Altoona Curve General Manager Rob Egan switched positions? Not surprisingly, if you are a fan of professional wrestling,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Mary L. RoessingShe was born in Altoona, daughter of Luigi and Vincenza (Tricone) Castrichini.
Mary L. Roessing
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
She was born in Altoona, daughter of Luigi and Vincenza (Tricone) Castrichini. She married Strand S. Roessing in 1974. He preceded her in death on Sept. 21, 1993. Surviving are her brother, John Castrichini and sister-in-law, Carmel Castrichini,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Charles ‘Chuck’ S. Gensamer Jr.are his son, Randy; a daughter, Cindy Barton; four grandchildren: Gil III, Stac
Charles ‘Chuck’ S. Gensamer Jr.
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
are his son, Randy; a daughter, Cindy Barton; four grandchildren: Gil III, Stacey and Geoff Barton, all of Altoona, and Shelly Gensamer; five great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his son, Daniel... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Workplaceof Saint Francis University and the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine,
Workplace
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
of Saint Francis University and the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Wolfel completed an AOA Internship at Altoona Regional Medical Center. She completed both her residency and a mammography fellowship at Aultman Hospital/Mercy... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Blair County Nonprofit of the Monthfor additional information and resources. Contact Information: Executive Direc
Blair County Nonprofit of the Month
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
for additional information and resources. Contact Information: Executive Director Judy Rosser, 3001 Fairway Drive, Altoona, PA 16602 Phone: 814-381-0921 Through cooperation with the Blair County Chamberof Commerce, the Mirror will feature... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Bedford dress shop in 60th yearwomen," she said. GiGi's draws customers from outside the Bedford area. "We h
Bedford dress shop in 60th year
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
women," she said. GiGi's draws customers from outside the Bedford area. "We have a lot from Pittsburgh, Cumberland, Altoona, Johnstown and Somerset. We get customers from Ohio, Maryland, West Virginia and Washington, D.C. We get a benefit... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
IRC composting stalledbased on state Act 101 requirements for communities mandated to recycle, as are
IRC composting stalled
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
based on state Act 101 requirements for communities mandated to recycle, as are the four represented on the committee - Altoona, Hollidaysburg, Tyrone and Logan Township. "There are a lot of contingencies," Clapper said in an... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Mayor: Ghouls made way to Altoona"We believe the zombies are real and they are coming to the city of Altoona,"Al
Mayor: Ghouls made way to Altoona
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
"We believe the zombies are real and they are coming to the city of Altoona,"Altoona Mayor Matt Pacifico told the crowd at Heritage Plaza during a tongue-in-cheek "news conference" announcing the invasion of zombies, part of the two-day Zombietown... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Airline working to add BWI hubcould apply for an alternate service pattern (to fly to another hub airport), a
Airline working to add BWI hub
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
could apply for an alternate service pattern (to fly to another hub airport), as long as it doesn't require more subsidy. Altoona-Blair County Airport Manager Tracy Plessinger said Friday that the efforts to add BWI airport as a second destination... Read more
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News 8000
Polanco's 3-run double leads Pirates past BrewersPolanco didn't start in order to get rest. ... RHP Tyler Glasnow (shoulder), wh
Polanco's 3-run double leads Pirates past Brewers
News 8000 / Posted 2 days ago
Polanco didn't start in order to get rest. ... RHP Tyler Glasnow (shoulder), who threw three scoreless innings at Double-Altoona on Monday, tossed three more scoreless innings in a rehab start on Saturday for Triple-A Indianapolis. Brewers: 3B... Read more
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TSN
Polanco's three-run double leads Pirates past BrewersPolanco didn't start in order to get rest. ... RHP Tyler Glasnow (shoulder), wh
Polanco's three-run double leads Pirates past Brewers
TSN / Posted 2 days ago
Polanco didn't start in order to get rest. ... RHP Tyler Glasnow (shoulder), who threw three scoreless innings at Double-Altoona on Monday, tossed three more scoreless innings in a rehab start on Saturday for Triple-A Indianapolis. Brewers: 3B... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Polanco's 3-run double leads Pirates past BrewersPolanco didn't start in order to get rest. ... RHP Tyler Glasnow (shoulder), wh
Polanco's 3-run double leads Pirates past Brewers
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Polanco didn't start in order to get rest. ... RHP Tyler Glasnow (shoulder), who threw three scoreless innings at Double-Altoona on Monday, tossed three more scoreless innings in a rehab start on Saturday for Triple-A Indianapolis. Brewers: 3B... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dan Shaughnessy: Off to college, but taking the home teams with themSo let’s remind them not to be too arrogant or harsh with their poor new roomma
Dan Shaughnessy: Off to college, but taking the home teams with them
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
So let’s remind them not to be too arrogant or harsh with their poor new roommates from Buffalo and Cleveland and Altoona, Pa. These young men and women of New England will go off to school and pepper their dorm shelves with Tom Brady and... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Cozens, Hoskins named Eastern League All-Starsrecord of 303 set in 2012. The full Eastern League All-Star roster is below:
Cozens, Hoskins named Eastern League All-Stars
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
record of 303 set in 2012. The full Eastern League All-Star roster is below: 1B: Rhys Hoskins, Reading 2B: Erich Weiss, Altoona 3B: Eric Wood, Altoona SS: Tyler Wade, Trenton C: Chance Sisco, Bowie OF: Dylan Cozens, Reading OF: Raimel... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Lions score 3 defensive TDs to romp in Felus’ debutA high-scoring defense. Altoona scored three times on fumble returns and added
Lions score 3 defensive TDs to romp in Felus’ debut
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
A high-scoring defense. Altoona scored three times on fumble returns and added a safety on sack, and the Mountain Lions made Felus a winner in his head coaching debut, 43-0, over visiting Allderdice in the season-opener for both schools. "I was... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Red Land tops Huskiesto struggle. "It's hard because we have so much inexperience," Mifflin County
Red Land tops Huskies
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
to struggle. "It's hard because we have so much inexperience," Mifflin County coach Glenn Kyle. "They are getting better but it's going to be hard if they keep running their heads against a wall." The Huskies (0-3, 0-3) host Alt... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Joan L. Davisafter sharing 54 years of marriage. Surviving are two daughters: Debra Dorazio
Joan L. Davis
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
after sharing 54 years of marriage. Surviving are two daughters: Debra Dorazio and Brenda Beam and husband, Robert, all of Altoona; three sons: Richard C. Jr. and wife, Judy, and John M., all of Hollidaysburg, and David A. and wife, Trish, of State... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Wilmer G. ‘Pete’ McClellan Jr.He was born in Altoona, son of the late Wilmer G. Sr. and Barbara S. (Yon) McCl
Wilmer G. ‘Pete’ McClellan Jr.
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
He was born in Altoona, son of the late Wilmer G. Sr. and Barbara S. (Yon) McClellan. On April 21, 1987, he married Kimberly K. Konczos in Winchester, Va. Surviving are his wife; five children: Melissa M. McClellan (companion, Tim Matley) of Tyrone,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Society celebrates 110 years with galathe double parlor, sitting room, dining room and office. Current exhibits on t
Society celebrates 110 years with gala
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
the double parlor, sitting room, dining room and office. Current exhibits on the second floor include World War I, Altoona's German immigrants, Altoona breweries, Altoona Fire Department, Logan House Hotel and a preview of the up-and-coming... Read more
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