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Altoona Mirror
Behind the Deskdishwashers and ranges. Who are your customers? I service Altoona and surroun
Behind the Desk
Altoona Mirror / Posted 13 hours ago
dishwashers and ranges. Who are your customers? I service Altoona and surrounding areas, including Hollidaysburg, Duncansville, Claysburg, Martinsburg, Roaring Spring, Bellwood, Tipton, Tyrone, Ashville, Cresson and Gallitzin. What is... Read more
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Police provide tips for traffic stopsverify who is pulling them over, Mercer said. "That will help alleviate the an
Police provide tips for traffic stops
Altoona Mirror / Posted 13 hours ago
verify who is pulling them over, Mercer said. "That will help alleviate the anxiety of the driver as well," Mercer said. Duncansville may be a small borough, but its police handle a lot of traffic stops. Police Chief Jim Ott said he's had a lot... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pa. man arrested for spray-painting US flag gets $55K in lawsuitDUNCANSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A man arrested for painting the letters "AIM" on an Am
Pa. man arrested for spray-painting US flag gets $55K in lawsuit
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
DUNCANSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A man arrested for painting the letters "AIM" on an American flag that he flew upside-down at his house in protest has settled his free speech lawsuit against the township for more than $55,000. Supervisors in Allegheny... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
BriefcaseDUNCANSVILLE - SylvanSport has added Ansley RV in Duncansville to its dealer ne
Briefcase
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
DUNCANSVILLE - SylvanSport has added Ansley RV in Duncansville to its dealer network. SylvanSport is the US-based manufacturer of the GO Camping Trailer and the "GO Easy" Adventure Trailer. The new "GO Easy" is a bike, boat and cargo hauling,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Duncansville group wants to mark borough milestonesupposed to read the books." But that was decades ago for DeLozier, who for ma
Duncansville group wants to mark borough milestone
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
supposed to read the books." But that was decades ago for DeLozier, who for many years has taken an active role in the Duncansville Area Historical Society and remains one of the few people dedicated to the group's activities and monthly... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Veterans watch RC planes take flight at eventRorabaugh wasn't in the cockpit, of course - he held the controls from far belo
Veterans watch RC planes take flight at event
Altoona Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
Rorabaugh wasn't in the cockpit, of course - he held the controls from far below, on the former Duncansville Airport site owned by the Altoona RC Club. On Saturday, the club invited a group of former servicemembers from the Hollidaysburg Veterans... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Raymond Donald Nicewonger Jr.Raymond Donald "Ray" Nicewonger Jr., 64, Duncansville, died late Thursday eveni
Raymond Donald Nicewonger Jr.
Altoona Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
Raymond Donald "Ray" Nicewonger Jr., 64, Duncansville, died late Thursday evening, July 14, 2016, at his residence. Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, July 18, 2016, at Myers-Somers Funeral Home Inc., 501 Sixth Ave., Altoona. A... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
George E. Isenbergat Memorial Church of the Brethren, Martinsburg. Surviving are his beloved wif
George E. Isenberg
Altoona Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
at Memorial Church of the Brethren, Martinsburg. Surviving are his beloved wife of 36 years; two sons: Nick R. (Erin) of Duncansville and Josh A. (Cindy Fox) of Martinsburg; a daughter, Jena K. of Martinsburg; and two grandchildren: Brynlee and... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Pokemon craze hitting regionhear it's full of haunters (a purple ghostly Pokemon with a round head with a p
Pokemon craze hitting region
Altoona Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
hear it's full of haunters (a purple ghostly Pokemon with a round head with a pair of disembodied hands)," Don Davis of Duncansville said. The game is a free-to-play smartphone game that was released this month by Nintendo and Niantic Labs. "I... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Dr. Megan L. Hess M.D.McCormally. Surviving are her mother, "Peg," of Burlington, Iowa; her loving h
Dr. Megan L. Hess M.D.
Altoona Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
McCormally. Surviving are her mother, "Peg," of Burlington, Iowa; her loving husband of 26 years, Christian A. Hess of Duncansville; two sons: Joseph Hess of Pittsburgh and David Hess at home and Penn State University; a stepson, Nicholas... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Bikers rally for charity ridemultiple counties ending at Brush Mountain Sportsmen's Club. "We've been here
Bikers rally for charity ride
Altoona Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
multiple counties ending at Brush Mountain Sportsmen's Club. "We've been here pretty much every year," said Bob Morris of Duncansville, who attended the event with Jeff Greenberg of Hollidaysburg. "We like looking at the bikes, and we like... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Restoring monuments a tall orderneeds to raise an additional $1,900 to complete the project, according to his f
Restoring monuments a tall order
Altoona Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
needs to raise an additional $1,900 to complete the project, according to his father. Scout Justin Detwiler of Troop 31, Duncansville VFW, is working with yet another Scout to add seven flagpoles to complement a triangular monument on North... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Police reflect on Dallas shootingsworking at a Black Lives Matter protest. "You always hope this will never be,
Police reflect on Dallas shootings
Altoona Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
working at a Black Lives Matter protest. "You always hope this will never be, even if you know it could happen," said Duncansville Police Chief Jim Ott, who is also president of the Blair County Law Enforcement Memorial Foundation. "This is... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Local business briefcasewear store opens Hometown Western Wear located at 16846 Dunnings Highway (Old
Local business briefcase
Altoona Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
wear store opens Hometown Western Wear located at 16846 Dunnings Highway (Old Route 220) between Duncansville and Newry is open for business. Hometown Western Wear, owned by Rhonda Burchfield, offers casual fashions,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Harold J. ‘Red’ Bakerof the American Legion Fort Fetter and the Allegheny Club, both in Hollidaysbur
Harold J. ‘Red’ Baker
Altoona Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
of the American Legion Fort Fetter and the Allegheny Club, both in Hollidaysburg, as well as a life-member of Ashville and Duncansville VFWs. Additionally, he was a fan of the Pittsburgh Pirates and Steelers. Friends will be received from 10 a.m.... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Naomi R. Gensamerof Martinsburg; three sisters: Barbara Young of Clark's Summit, Leona Lanzendor
Naomi R. Gensamer
Altoona Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
of Martinsburg; three sisters: Barbara Young of Clark's Summit, Leona Lanzendorfer of Roaring Spring and Shirley Waiters of Duncansville; and numerous nieces and nephews. Gensamer She was preceded in death by an infant brother, Robert Shaw. Naomi... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
William J. ‘Bill’ WilsonHollidaysburg. Surviving are his wife; two daughters: Lori Wilson of State Col
William J. ‘Bill’ Wilson
Altoona Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
Hollidaysburg. Surviving are his wife; two daughters: Lori Wilson of State College and Erin Hayer and husband, Jared, of Duncansville; two sons: Kevin Wilson and wife, Emily, in North Carolina, and Mark Wilson of Pittsburgh; five grandchildren:... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Advocates decry state’s handling of abuse billministries "who are in no way responsible for abuse that occurred decades ago."
Advocates decry state’s handling of abuse bill
Altoona Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
ministries "who are in no way responsible for abuse that occurred decades ago." A sense of justice Michele Gonsman of Duncansville, a former classmate of Gergely's, said she's appalled at groups like the Catholic Conference blocking laws to... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Children’s advocate commits suicideanother priest also named in the report as having abused children. McCaa died
Children’s advocate commits suicide
Altoona Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
another priest also named in the report as having abused children. McCaa died in 2007. Trying to cope Michele Gonsman of Duncansville was Gergely's classmate at Bishop Carroll and said she remembered the day Gergely first opened up about his... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Stephen R. ‘Steve’ MusselmanWilliams of Tyrone; Debbie Sault (Mark) of Newry and Dan Williams (Cherri) of A
Stephen R. ‘Steve’ Musselman
Altoona Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
Williams of Tyrone; Debbie Sault (Mark) of Newry and Dan Williams (Cherri) of Altoona; a sister-in-law, Terry Musselman of Duncansville; and numerous nieces and nephews. Musselman He was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Cadance, in 2009;... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Bernard Thomas ‘Pat’ Baneyof Altoona; a brother, Walter Nichols of Altoona; and two sisters: Beatrice Plo
Bernard Thomas ‘Pat’ Baney
Altoona Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
of Altoona; a brother, Walter Nichols of Altoona; and two sisters: Beatrice Plowman of Altoona and Betty Lou Patterson of Duncansville. Pat served active duty in the U.S. Navy from 1952-56 during the Korean conflict, and upon his return lived in... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
A. Richard RutledgeSonny; and two sisters: Kay and Diane. There will no public services. A private
A. Richard Rutledge
Altoona Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
Sonny; and two sisters: Kay and Diane. There will no public services. A private graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family at Greenwood Cemetery, Altoona. Arrangements are by Liebegott-Brown Funeral Home Inc., Dun... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Arlene M. HeustonA graveside service and committal for , 92, Duncansville, will be held at 11 a.
Arlene M. Heuston
Altoona Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
A graveside service and committal for , 92, Duncansville, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 5, 2016, at Alto-Reste Park Cemetery. The time of service has been changed from previously submitted information. Arrangements are by... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Workplaceper person productivity of 1.5 transactions monthly per agent. - Michelle L. P
Workplace
Altoona Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
per person productivity of 1.5 transactions monthly per agent. - Michelle L. Peterson, a certified public accountant from Duncansville, was named to the nominations committee of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants for a... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Beatrice Lee (Meyers) Loveare six children: L. Jane (Robert) Wingard of Camp Hill, Joan L. (William) Mack
Beatrice Lee (Meyers) Love
Altoona Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
are six children: L. Jane (Robert) Wingard of Camp Hill, Joan L. (William) Mack and Jean A. (Steven) Lytle, both of Duncansville, Deborah L. (Jeffrey) Mellott of Loysburg, John R. (Judy) Love of Hershey and Scott M. (Jennifer) Love of St.... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Arlene M. HeustonShe was born in Duncansville, daughter of the late Albert L. and Bernice (Gosne
Arlene M. Heuston
Altoona Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
She was born in Duncansville, daughter of the late Albert L. and Bernice (Gosnell) Rice. She married Merle W. Heuston in 1944, and he preceded her in death on July 25, 2013. Surviving are a daughter, Linda Lou Sickles of Pittsburgh; a son, Merle L.... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Lori A. MillerBaptist Christian Academy, Altoona. Following high school, she worked as a secr
Lori A. Miller
Altoona Mirror / Posted 24 days ago
Baptist Christian Academy, Altoona. Following high school, she worked as a secretary for Blair County Christian School, Duncansville. She attended Martinsburg Grace Brethren Church, where she participated in discipleship groups and also helped... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Jeffrey D. MillerBlake, Colbie and Leon Miller; a brother, Dale Miller (Ana) in Australia; a sis
Jeffrey D. Miller
Altoona Mirror / Posted 24 days ago
Blake, Colbie and Leon Miller; a brother, Dale Miller (Ana) in Australia; a sister, Debbie Connor (Donald) of Duncansville; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother, David Miller. Jeffrey was a 1977... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
William P. ‘Billy’ HeiningerChase Heininger of Altoona; a daughter, Capri Skye Heininger of Pittsburgh; his
William P. ‘Billy’ Heininger
Altoona Mirror / Posted 25 days ago
Chase Heininger of Altoona; a daughter, Capri Skye Heininger of Pittsburgh; his maternal grandmother, Linda Garland of Duncansville; several aunts, uncles and cousins; numerous friends; and girlfriend. Billy was 2010 graduate of Altoona Area... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Richard ‘Dick’ C. Byrnesgreat-grandsons; a sister, Joyce Veckov and husband, Steve, of Hollidaysburg; a
Richard ‘Dick’ C. Byrnes
Altoona Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
great-grandsons; a sister, Joyce Veckov and husband, Steve, of Hollidaysburg; a twin brother, Charles and wife, Nancy, of Duncansville; a dear nephew, Billy Byrnes; and many other nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Logan joins MS4 groupfor joining the Intergovernmental Stormwater Committee with Blair County, the c
Logan joins MS4 group
Altoona Mirror / Posted 26 days ago
for joining the Intergovernmental Stormwater Committee with Blair County, the city of Altoona, Hollidaysburg, Bellwood and Duncansville boroughs and Allegheny, Antis, Blair, Frankstown and Freedom townships will be $17,600 a year, based on a... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Ronald V. Diehl19 years of marriage; his mother; a stepdaughter, Christa Bender-Eberhardt; a d
Ronald V. Diehl
Altoona Mirror / Posted 27 days ago
19 years of marriage; his mother; a stepdaughter, Christa Bender-Eberhardt; a daughter, Nikkolette (Justin Harker), all of Duncansville; a son, Joshua of Roaring Spring, three grandchildren: Mara and Mason Eberhardt and Jaxon Harker; and a brother,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Sales likely to establish recordFireworks has four tent locations in the Altoona area, while Phantom Fireworks
Sales likely to establish record
Altoona Mirror / Posted 27 days ago
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 area since the late 1990s. We are a Pennsylvania-based company -... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Officers remember fallennot make it home. "Blue lives matter because we stand in the gap between a tra
Officers remember fallen
Altoona Mirror / Posted 30 days ago
not make it home. "Blue lives matter because we stand in the gap between a tranquil society and a chaotic one," he said. Duncansville Police Chief Jim Ott, who serves as president of the Blair County Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Service,... Read more

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