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The Lewistown Sentinel
MC slides past Perry Co.won the District 7 title with a 10-0 win over Perry County. Mifflin County wil
MC slides past Perry Co.
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted an hour ago
won the District 7 title with a 10-0 win over Perry County. Mifflin County will now advance to the state tournament in Altoona starting July 9. Shane Dippery picked up his first All-Star victory with an impressive showing. Dippery only had to... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Curve move into first place with win at BowieWell, following a crazy month, Altoona is indeed in first place in the Western
Curve move into first place with win at Bowie
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
Well, following a crazy month, Altoona is indeed in first place in the Western Division for the first time this season. The Curve made up an 8 1/2-game deficit in the last month, and with Sunday's 5-2 win over Bowie at Prince George's Stadium, they... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Area youth baseballSisto Law Office8-8-1 Reliance Bank7-8-2 Cumming Motors7-9-1 Grabill Seelye7
Area youth baseball
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
Sisto Law Office8-8-1 Reliance Bank7-8-2 Cumming Motors7-9-1 Grabill Seelye7-10 ERA Sports6-11 Altoona Mirror4-12-1 Gority Brothers4-12-1 Unifirst4-12-1 Altoona Kiwanis3-13 Altoona... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Thomas B. Kenney Jr.He was born in Altoona in 1951, son of Thomas B. Sr. and Gertrude N. Kauffman K
Thomas B. Kenney Jr.
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
He was born in Altoona in 1951, son of Thomas B. Sr. and Gertrude N. Kauffman Kenney. Thomas is survived by his wife, Mona E. (Karam) Kenney of Homer City; his daughter, Kristen A. Rebholz and husband, Kevin A., of Carmel, Ind.; four siblings:... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Ronald V. DiehlHe was born in Altoona, son of Richard V. and Patricia Madigan Diehl. He marrie
Ronald V. Diehl
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
He was born in Altoona, son of Richard V. and Patricia Madigan Diehl. He married Lori F. Arnold February 14, 1997, in Canan Station. Surviving are his wife, with whom he shared 19 years of marriage; his mother; a stepdaughter, Christa... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
William P. ‘Bill’ HeiningerWilliam P. "Bill" Heininger, 23, Altoona, died Saturday morning, June 25, 2016,
William P. ‘Bill’ Heininger
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
William P. "Bill" Heininger, 23, Altoona, died Saturday morning, June 25, 2016, in Altoona as the result of a motorcycle-automobile accident. Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 30, 2016, at Jones Funeral Home. A funeral service... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Sales likely to establish recordare hands-down the largest individually selling items," Weimer said. Keystone
Sales likely to establish record
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
are hands-down the largest individually selling items," Weimer said. Keystone Fireworks has four tent locations in the Altoona area, while Phantom Fireworks has locations in Altoona, Bellwood and Duncansville. "We have had tents in the Altoona... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Weekend crashes result in six deathsLittle information was available Sunday about William Heininger (see obituary,
Weekend crashes result in six deaths
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
Little information was available Sunday about William Heininger (see obituary, Page A5), 23, an Altoona man who died in a motorcycle-vehicle collision in the city Saturday morning. Blair County Coroner Patricia Ross did not return a call for... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Altoona native wields special kind of power in mideastKattouf, an Altoona native and former U.S. ambassador to Syria and the United A
Altoona native wields special kind of power in mideast
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
Kattouf, an Altoona native and former U.S. ambassador to Syria and the United Arab Emirates, didn't think bringing youths from Muslim nations to live with host families in the U.S. would produce a harmonious result. But he was wrong: evangelical... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Former Stanley Prison warden, Brad Hompe, faces chargesa crisis negotiator that the U.S. "stop bombing Syria and Iraq," according to t
Former Stanley Prison warden, Brad Hompe, faces charges
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 3 hours ago
a crisis negotiator that the U.S. "stop bombing Syria and Iraq," according to transcripts released by the FBI on Monday. Altoona sees the most damage after Saturday's stormAltoona sees the most damage after Saturday's storm People across the... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
ECFD responds to several floating-related calls Sundaya crisis negotiator that the U.S. "stop bombing Syria and Iraq," according to t
ECFD responds to several floating-related calls Sunday
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 3 hours ago
a crisis negotiator that the U.S. "stop bombing Syria and Iraq," according to transcripts released by the FBI on Monday. Altoona sees the most damage after Saturday's stormAltoona sees the most damage after Saturday's storm People across the... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Early Offense, Pill’s Gem, Vault B-Mets to 7-2 Winruns, two RBI and a triple and Smith finished 2-for-4 with his fifth RBI of the
Early Offense, Pill’s Gem, Vault B-Mets to 7-2 Win
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 8 hours ago
runs, two RBI and a triple and Smith finished 2-for-4 with his fifth RBI of the series. The B-Mets now hit the road for Altoona and a three-game series with the Curve beginning on Monday at 7:00 PM. RHP Rainy Lara will start for Binghamton... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
FATFAR draws thousands to the Chippewa Rivera crisis negotiator that the U.S. "stop bombing Syria and Iraq," according to t
FATFAR draws thousands to the Chippewa River
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 9 hours ago
a crisis negotiator that the U.S. "stop bombing Syria and Iraq," according to transcripts released by the FBI on Monday. Altoona sees the most damage after Saturday's stormAltoona sees the most damage after Saturday's storm People across the... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Wisconsin's nonpartisan elections board in final daysa crisis negotiator that the U.S. "stop bombing Syria and Iraq," according to t
Wisconsin's nonpartisan elections board in final days
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 10 hours ago
a crisis negotiator that the U.S. "stop bombing Syria and Iraq," according to transcripts released by the FBI on Monday. Altoona sees the most damage after Saturday's stormAltoona sees the most damage after Saturday's storm People across the... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Officials with the Wisconsin Department of Corrections are force-feeding prisoners on a hunger strike.a crisis negotiator that the U.S. "stop bombing Syria and Iraq," according to t
Officials with the Wisconsin Department of Corrections are force-feeding prisoners on a hunger strike.
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 16 hours ago
a crisis negotiator that the U.S. "stop bombing Syria and Iraq," according to transcripts released by the FBI on Monday. Altoona sees the most damage after Saturday's stormAltoona sees the most damage after Saturday's storm People across the... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Rough first inning ends Curve's win streakof the first, but he at least saved the bullpen by lasting 6 innings and keepin
Rough first inning ends Curve's win streak
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
of the first, but he at least saved the bullpen by lasting 6 innings and keeping his team in the game down by only four. Altoona's offense just couldn't get anything going until the seventh, though, and let some scoring chances slip away. The... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Robert D. BalascoHe was born in Altoona, son of Ralph and Mary (DeAngelis) Balasco. He married L
Robert D. Balasco
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
He was born in Altoona, son of Ralph and Mary (DeAngelis) Balasco. He married Laura Jane Tipton on May 14, 1949. Surviving are five sons: David (Bonnie) of Paris, Ark., Donald (Rose) of Altoona, Robert Louis in South Carolina., Mark (Kelly) of... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Helen Marie LaulorShe was born in Altoona, third of four children born to the late Homer Joseph a
Helen Marie Laulor
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
She was born in Altoona, third of four children born to the late Homer Joseph and Jesse Mildred (Lafferty) Bearr. She met her future husband, Richard J. Laulor, a USNR officer, in August 1969, when he was serving two weeks on active duty at the... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Deborah K. ‘Debbie’ EichenlaubShe was born in Altoona, daughter of the late James H. and Lois L. (David) Glas
Deborah K. ‘Debbie’ Eichenlaub
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late James H. and Lois L. (David) Glass. She married Kenneth E. Eichenlaub on Feb. 26, 1972, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Altoona. Surviving are her husband of 44 years; two sons: Jamie A.... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Shirley A. GardnerShe was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Dominick and Linda (Frederick) Ul
Shirley A. Gardner
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Dominick and Linda (Frederick) Uliano. She married John R. Gardner. She was a 1964 graduate of Altoona High School, and worked as a teacher's aide for the Juniata Valley School District. Surviving are... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Workplacecampus in Tyrone, Bellmeade Family Medicine and the office of Dr. Lawrence Levi
Workplace
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
campus in Tyrone, Bellmeade Family Medicine and the office of Dr. Lawrence Levinson, located in the Pinecroft area of Altoona, and Houtzdale Family Medicine located in Houtzdale. Awards and honors -- Lynn Gardini, franchise owner of Home... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Blair County Nonprofit of the Monthmarital & family), Martha & Mary House Emergency Shelter Program, pregnancy sup
Blair County Nonprofit of the Month
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
marital & family), Martha & Mary House Emergency Shelter Program, pregnancy support Additional information: Offices in Altoona, Johnstown and Bellefonte Contact Information: Jean Johnstone; P.O. Box 1349, Altoona, PA 16603;... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Inmate wants resentenced without mandatoriesCriminal Act. One of the individuals who is asking that his lengthy sentence b
Inmate wants resentenced without mandatories
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
Criminal Act. One of the individuals who is asking that his lengthy sentence be reduced is Victor Darnell Thomas, 53, of Altoona, who has spent more than a decade behind bars for convictions in both the Blair County Court and the U.S. District... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Tourism budgets shrinkingissue and it's something that has been going on for quite some time," said Mark
Tourism budgets shrinking
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
issue and it's something that has been going on for quite some time," said Mark Ickes, executive director of Explore Altoona. "Travel spending is a form of economic development ... that affects business development." Ickes said the cuts have... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Donald Dean Nichols, 86one year in the Indy 500 fire pit crew with Gary Boorom. Left to cherish his m
Donald Dean Nichols, 86
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted yesterday
one year in the Indy 500 fire pit crew with Gary Boorom. Left to cherish his memory are his daughters, Diane Jo Roberts of Altoona, Donna Elizabeth (Dan) Brandt, and Darla Gail Nichols all of Marshalltown; step-daughter, Melidy Ann (Reg) Martin of... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Altoona sees the most damage after Saturday's stormman is injured after the motorcycle they were on left a roadway in St. Croix Co
Altoona sees the most damage after Saturday's storm
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted yesterday
man is injured after the motorcycle they were on left a roadway in St. Croix County. Car crashes in to Laundry Depot in AltoonaCar crashes in to Laundry Depot in Altoona The Laundry Depot off of Highway 12 might be closing it's doors for good... Read more
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The Morning Call
Politics as Usualcongressional delegation staying home. Four other congressmen have official ro
Politics as Usual
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
congressional delegation staying home. Four other congressmen have official roles at the convention: Rep. Bill Shuster, Altoona-area Republican, was elected to serve as a delegate and endorsed Trump shortly after the primary election. Costello... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Diamond School of Dance to appear on the big screena Hollywood film on the big screen depict the life of a man who becomes a quadr
Diamond School of Dance to appear on the big screen
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted yesterday
a Hollywood film on the big screen depict the life of a man who becomes a quadriplegic. Car crashes in to Laundry Depot in AltoonaCar crashes in to Laundry Depot in Altoona The Laundry Depot off of Highway 12 might be closing it's doors for good... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Trinity Equestrian Center holds fundraisera Hollywood film on the big screen depict the life of a man who becomes a quadr
Trinity Equestrian Center holds fundraiser
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted yesterday
a Hollywood film on the big screen depict the life of a man who becomes a quadriplegic. Car crashes in to Laundry Depot in AltoonaCar crashes in to Laundry Depot in Altoona The Laundry Depot off of Highway 12 might be closing it's doors for good... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Woman dies, man injured in motorcycle crasha Hollywood film on the big screen depict the life of a man who becomes a quadr
Woman dies, man injured in motorcycle crash
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted yesterday
a Hollywood film on the big screen depict the life of a man who becomes a quadriplegic. Car crashes in to Laundry Depot in AltoonaCar crashes in to Laundry Depot in Altoona The Laundry Depot off of Highway 12 might be closing it's doors for good... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Joplin Elks host "Elkland Breakfast"Medical Center in Neodesha, Kan. celebrates a century of care to southeast Kans
Joplin Elks host "Elkland Breakfast"
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted yesterday
Medical Center in Neodesha, Kan. celebrates a century of care to southeast Kansas communities such as Neodesha, Fredonia, Altoona and Cherryvale. Current practicing physician at the hospital Allen Moorhead is a fourth-generation doctor at the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
High price for lost credibilitythe state attorney general’s office relative to an investigation of child sexua
High price for lost credibility
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
the state attorney general’s office relative to an investigation of child sexual abuse by priests and its cover-up in the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese. The bill, which easily has passed the House, would eliminate the criminal statute of limitations... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
United Methodists announce changesDistrict. Pastor Gloria J. Montgomery from Silvera UMC has been appointed to B
United Methodists announce changes
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
District. Pastor Gloria J. Montgomery from Silvera UMC has been appointed to Bellwood Extended UMC in the Altoona District. Pastor Richard L. DeMarte from Picture Rocks/Tivoli Charge has been appointed to Pine Run UMC in the... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Lilly trio keeps team mark perfect5, Plunkett 1, Singer 3. BB-Benton 1, Plunkett 2, Singer 4. Records: Gority Bu
Lilly trio keeps team mark perfect
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
5, Plunkett 1, Singer 3. BB-Benton 1, Plunkett 2, Singer 4. Records: Gority Builders (6-2); Grandview Marauders (3-7). Altoona Teener Major Josh Krise drove in three runs and was the winning pitcher for Altoona Lions as it defeated... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Covering the bases131st former Curve player to reach the major leagues when he was called up by t
Covering the bases
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
131st former Curve player to reach the major leagues when he was called up by the Pirates on Friday. Frazier hit .324 for Altoona last season and finished second in the EL batting race. He was a below-average defensive shortstop, committing 16... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Family makes living with traveling carnivalan adventure. "It's pretty awesome. It's a crazy lifestyle, but you got to lov
Family makes living with traveling carnival
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
an adventure. "It's pretty awesome. It's a crazy lifestyle, but you got to love it," she said. About 200 employees are in Altoona for the carnival at the Logan Valley Mall. For bigger events, the company may bring 600 employees. The company has... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Longtime attorney leaving law firmfinal school board meeting on Monday. "Thank you, Dave, for providing a calmin
Longtime attorney leaving law firm
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
final school board meeting on Monday. "Thank you, Dave, for providing a calming spirit in the middle of our discussions," Altoona Area board member John Klingeman said. Beard will continue to practice in the office, which will have a new name:... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Father receives prison time for burning daughterTravis Bush-Wonderly, 34, entered a guilty plea Friday in Blair County Court to
Father receives prison time for burning daughter
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Travis Bush-Wonderly, 34, entered a guilty plea Friday in Blair County Court to endangering the welfare of a child. Altoona police filed that and related charges against him in February after investigating how the man's daughter suffered a deep burn... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Kaneshiki to lead Blair County GOPfairly good margin," Kaneshiki beat attorney Michael Routch to take control of
Kaneshiki to lead Blair County GOP
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
fairly good margin," Kaneshiki beat attorney Michael Routch to take control of the party. Attorney Joel Seelye and former Altoona Area School Board member Cheryl Rupp are set to serve as vice-chairs, Stickel said. The change places a new wing of... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
14s return as state finalists, look to wintime until 2013 when it was broken by Lewistown's Isaiah Kearns. Alexander, wh
14s return as state finalists, look to win
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
time until 2013 when it was broken by Lewistown's Isaiah Kearns. Alexander, who played for Milroy, was named the league's outstanding pitcher in 2000. The winner of the District 7 title advances to the state tournament in Altoona starting onJul... Read more
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The Morning Call
Q&A with IronPigs catcher Logan Moorethe most: Out Cold. Pre-game meal if you were in charge: Philly cheesesteaks,
Q&A with IronPigs catcher Logan Moore
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
the most: Out Cold. Pre-game meal if you were in charge: Philly cheesesteaks, without for me. Worst road trip: Going to Altoona two years ago. Stayed in a Super 8. Had to walk everywhere and nothing was close. Worst weather you've ever played... Read more
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TribLIVE
Man injured in Indiana County cycle crashcycle crash | TribLIVE A male motorist was taken by medical helicopter to an
Man injured in Indiana County cycle crash
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
cycle crash | TribLIVE A male motorist was taken by medical helicopter to an Altoona hospital for treatment following a one-vehicle accident involving a motorcycle at about 4:15 p.m. Friday, responding... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Patricia Anne BattistiShe was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Martin John and Marguerite Elizab
Patricia Anne Battisti
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Martin John and Marguerite Elizabeth (Ringler) Kelly. Surviving are two daughters: Kathleen E. Ciaramella (Vincent) and Christina Marie Battisti; three sons: John Paul, Stephen Neal (Vicki) and Timothy... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
William J. ‘Bill’ BollingerWilliam J. "Bill" Bollinger, 93, Celina, died Wednesday. He was born in Altoon
William J. ‘Bill’ Bollinger
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
William J. "Bill" Bollinger, 93, Celina, died Wednesday. He was born in Altoona, son of the late William S. and Nellie B. (Ford) Bollinger. Surviving are his wife, Martha; three children: Cheryl, Craig and Robert; six grandchildren; and three... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Archie Campbell Buchanan Jr.Archie was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. Friends will be received fro
Archie Campbell Buchanan Jr.
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Archie was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. Friends will be received from 10 a.m. until the noon funeral service, Monday, June 27, 2016, at Mauk & Yates Funeral Home Inc., 719 N. Fourth Ave., Altoona. Interment will be at Grandview Cem... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Area celebrations mark Independence Daygo to lock3live.com. The Akron RubberDucks also will get into the spirit of th
Area celebrations mark Independence Day
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 2 days ago
go to lock3live.com. The Akron RubberDucks also will get into the spirit of the holiday with a home game against the Altoona Curve July 4 at 5:35 p.m. at Canal Park, 300 S. Main St. The game will include patriotic-themed activities and... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Briefcaseproducer awards, and has been honored as Top Sales Producer for more than nine
Briefcase
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
producer awards, and has been honored as Top Sales Producer for more than nine years. Hampton receives award Hampton Inn Altoona has received a 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award. The award celebrates hospitality businesses that... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Deborah K. ‘Debbie’ EichenlaubDeborah K. "Debbie" Eichenlaub, 63, Altoona, died Wednesday afternoon, June 22,
Deborah K. ‘Debbie’ Eichenlaub
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Deborah K. "Debbie" Eichenlaub, 63, Altoona, died Wednesday afternoon, June 22, 2016, at UPMC Altoona. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, June 27, 2016, at Myers-Somers Funeral Home Inc., 501 Sixth Ave., Altoona. A funeral... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Helen Cristdeath on Jan. 22, 2008. Surviving are two sons: Adam A. (Kanistra) Crist of La
Helen Crist
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
death on Jan. 22, 2008. Surviving are two sons: Adam A. (Kanistra) Crist of Las Vegas, Nev., and Bill J. (Sarah) Crist of Altoona; a grandson, Michael T. (Brittany) Crist of York; and a great-grandson, Gabriel Crist. Helen was a graduate of... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Patricia Ann Battisti, 75, Altoona, passed away early Thursday morning, June 23, 2016, at Select Spe
Patricia Ann Battisti
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
, 75, Altoona, passed away early Thursday morning, June 23, 2016, at Select Specialty Hospital, Johnstown. Arrangements are by Stanley J. Krish Funeral Home Inc., 1204 17th St., Altoona. A full obituary will appear in Saturday's... Read more
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