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Altoona Mirror
Briefcasethere are now eight branch locations: three in Johnstown, two in Altoona and on
Briefcase
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
there are now eight branch locations: three in Johnstown, two in Altoona and one each in Davidsville, Martinsburg and Duncansville. Members also have access to 10 ATM locations. Customer celebration set LORETTO - Vale Wood Farms will hold... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
James D. ‘Jim’ Boorwas born in Roaring Spring, son of Virgil and Estella (Miller) Boor. He married
James D. ‘Jim’ Boor
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
was born in Roaring Spring, son of Virgil and Estella (Miller) Boor. He married Debra L. Stitt on Aug. 18, 1967, in Duncansville. Surviving are his wife of New Enterprise; his stepmother, Lois Boor of Martinsburg; three sons: Douglas J. of... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Lillian K. SnyderA memorial service to be held at a later date will be announced. Interment will
Lillian K. Snyder
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
A memorial service to be held at a later date will be announced. Interment will take place at Carson Valley Cemetery, Duncansville. Arrangements are by Liebegott-Brown Funeral Home Inc., Duncansville. Memorial contributions may be made to... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Natalia Marie ‘Natty Bug’ LaPennaa sister, Sophia Raine LaPenna; grandparents: Tina Brantner and Scott Bush of W
Natalia Marie ‘Natty Bug’ LaPenna
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
a sister, Sophia Raine LaPenna; grandparents: Tina Brantner and Scott Bush of Williamsburg, Michael and Michelle LaPenna of Duncansville, and Michael Renzi of Williamsburg; great-grandparents: Emmamarie Patterson and Martha Casselberry, both of... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Police seek driver who failed to stop after crashIt happened at 6:25 a.m. Tuesday on I-99 between the Route 22 exit and Duncansv
Police seek driver who failed to stop after crash
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
It happened at 6:25 a.m. Tuesday on I-99 between the Route 22 exit and Duncansville Borough where a mid-sized vehicle rear-ended a 2010 GMC Terrain driven by a 53-year-old Hollidaysburg man, state police said. The vehicles were in the right travel... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Sentencingsmonths' probation for deceptive business practic by state police, Dec. 4, 2013.
Sentencings
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
months' probation for deceptive business practic by state police, Dec. 4, 2013. - Lisa A. Smith, 49, 175 Wayside Drive, Duncansville, sentenced Nov. 20, 2014, to $500 fine and 10 days to 12 months in jail for DUI by Freedom Township police, June... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Bishop, Catholics pray for sex abuse victimsprosecuted. "These leaders hide behind the laws that they are lobbying for," S
Bishop, Catholics pray for sex abuse victims
Altoona Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
prosecuted. "These leaders hide behind the laws that they are lobbying for," Samber said. Like Samber, Michele Gonsman of Duncansville said she'd like to see the statute changed. In fact, she's rallied at the state's capital to encourage the... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Co-op offers wild salmonBillings, Mont.,-based Kwee-Jack Fish Co. has opened its Altoona co-op at the A
Co-op offers wild salmon
Altoona Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
Billings, Mont.,-based Kwee-Jack Fish Co. has opened its Altoona co-op at the Alpacas of the Alleghenies Farm, near Duncansville. The business was started by Joe Echo-Hawk, who was born in Fairbanks, Alaska, and is now a commercial airline pilot... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Event hosts 90 craft breweriesCity Brewing Co. in Altoona, Robin Hood Brewing Co. in State College, Coal Coun
Event hosts 90 craft breweries
Altoona Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
City Brewing Co. in Altoona, Robin Hood Brewing Co. in State College, Coal Country and Marzoni's Brewing Co. based in Duncansville. Marzoni's head brewer Bill Kroft said one thing with certainty. He's noticed a demographic change in craft... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Anna Jane (Imler) CorleShe was born in Woodbury, daughter of John and Lenora (Smith) Imler. Surviving
Anna Jane (Imler) Corle
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
She was born in Woodbury, daughter of John and Lenora (Smith) Imler. Surviving are two daughters: Janie McConnell of Duncansville, and Susan Gochnour of Roaring Spring; two sons: Thomas Corle of Leola and James Corle of Corning, N.Y.; eight... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Night Market successalso could be seen in the area near a stage where live music was playing. Sitt
Night Market success
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
also could be seen in the area near a stage where live music was playing. Sitting in a folding chair, Kay Wilkins of Duncansville, a first year attendee, said she was waiting for the The Fabulous Flashbacks to perform. "I already looked at... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Dakota Ridge ‘Cody’ NoelA funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016, at Evangelica
Dakota Ridge ‘Cody’ Noel
Altoona Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 14, 2016, at Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1200 Fourth Ave., Duncansville, the Rev. Jaime G. Olson and Vicar Matthew Best officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
30 years of harmony: Hollidaysburg Community Chorus celebrating its anniversaryHigh School, had about 20 members when they first gathered to rehearse, said th
30 years of harmony: Hollidaysburg Community Chorus celebrating its anniversary
Altoona Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
High School, had about 20 members when they first gathered to rehearse, said the group's current director, Sandy Harteis of Duncansville. But by the time they were ready to perform, that number had swelled to 50, she said. "The chorus continued to... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Teenager killed in accident remembered as ‘hard worker’St., Hollidaysburg. A funeral service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday at the
Teenager killed in accident remembered as ‘hard worker’
Altoona Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
St., Hollidaysburg. A funeral service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday at the Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1200 Fourth Ave., Duncansville. Mirror Staff Writer Sean Sauro is at 946-7535. Mirror reporter Russ O'Reilly contributed to th... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Veteran to receive new homeBoys after a groundbreaking on Wednesday for the new home that will be built fo
Veteran to receive new home
Altoona Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
Boys after a groundbreaking on Wednesday for the new home that will be built for Campbell in the Fox Hollow development of Duncansville through the Helping a Hero Program. Mirror photo by Gary M. Baranec / Jeffrey Campbell is overcome with emotion... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
10 face charges for drug-related offensesmethamphetamines and drug paraphernalia at his home on March 7; released on $3,
10 face charges for drug-related offenses
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
methamphetamines and drug paraphernalia at his home on March 7; released on $3,500 bail. Austin Joseph Lykens, 20 of Duncansville; Penn College police possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia on campus on March 2; released on $1,500... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Behind the deskAddress: 921 Third Ave., Duncansville Telephone number: 693-0646 Position: Ow
Behind the desk
Altoona Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
Address: 921 Third Ave., Duncansville Telephone number: 693-0646 Position: Owner/physical therapist Years with company: 111/2 Family: Husband, Jim; and children: Trevor, Ben and Alayna. What products or services does your company... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Joan Marilyn (Jewell) Sargentchildren: Jewell Ann (Rob) Carey of Chester Springs, Eric (Janice) of Pollock P
Joan Marilyn (Jewell) Sargent
Altoona Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
children: Jewell Ann (Rob) Carey of Chester Springs, Eric (Janice) of Pollock Pines, Calif., and Jason (Stacey) of Duncansville; and four grandchildren: Jana, Dillon, Torrey and Sabrina Sargent. Joan's extended family includes Tom Hesley,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Ex-hotel worker banned from Blair Countyfiled in 2015 by Allegheny Township police, based on reports by two women who s
Ex-hotel worker banned from Blair County
Altoona Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
filed in 2015 by Allegheny Township police, based on reports by two women who stayed at the Budget Inn, 855 Old Route 220, Duncansville. One woman told police on July 2 that she turned around in her motel bathroom and saw Patel, with his pants... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Pius A. ‘Jack’ BeeglePatrick's Catholic Church, Newry. Surviving are his wife of 64 years; four dau
Pius A. ‘Jack’ Beegle
Altoona Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
Patrick's Catholic Church, Newry. Surviving are his wife of 64 years; four daughters: Ann Benton and husband, Laird, of Duncansville, Nancy Kimmel and husband, Tim, of Newry, Mary Jean Fochler and husband, Joseph of Hollidaysburg and Joyce Haney... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Business briefsChamber of Commerce will hold a safety workshop "Share the Road" from 7:30-9:30
Business briefs
Altoona Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
Chamber of Commerce will hold a safety workshop "Share the Road" from 7:30-9:30 a.m. May 20 at Hoss's Steak & Sea House in Duncansville. The presenter will be Joe Drugo, senior safety trainer for Ward Trucking. Drugo has more than 30 consecutive... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Prom datesPark. -- Tussey Mountain at 7 p.m. at Lake Raystown Resort Conference Center.
Prom dates
Altoona Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
Park. -- Tussey Mountain at 7 p.m. at Lake Raystown Resort Conference Center. -- Williamsburg at 7 p.m. at Calvin House, Duncansville. -- Central Cambria at 6:30 p.m. at Firemen's Social Club, Carrolltown. -- Claysburg-Kimmel at 7 p.m. at The... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Dennis Alan Knorrwas preceded in death by a sister, Audrey Knorr in 2009. Dennis was a veteran
Dennis Alan Knorr
Altoona Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
was preceded in death by a sister, Audrey Knorr in 2009. Dennis was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. At the request of the deceased, there will be no visitation or service. Arrangements are by Liebegott-Brown Funeral Home Inc., Dunca... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Briefcasephysicians need to make confident diagnoses. Although the radiation amount is
Briefcase
Altoona Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
physicians need to make confident diagnoses. Although the radiation amount is lower, the image quality isn't compromised. DUNCANSVILLE NAC receives creative awards from communications group NAC Inc., one of the nation's largest direct mail... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Playing an important roleincludes 995 adult members and 897 cadets ages 12-21. Altoona's first CAP squa
Playing an important role
Altoona Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
includes 995 adult members and 897 cadets ages 12-21. Altoona's first CAP squadron was founded Feb. 16, 1942, at the Duncansville Airport under the command of Earl C. Price. That squadron disbanded and the current squadron was formed in 1979,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Cruisers damaged in chasethrough Newry, going through several yards. The car then went onto Shamrock Lan
Cruisers damaged in chase
Altoona Mirror / Posted 24 days ago
through Newry, going through several yards. The car then went onto Shamrock Lane and Mill Road before heading south into Duncansville and onto Route 22, police said. A Cambria County 911 dispatcher said they were notified at 3:24 p.m. to assist... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Robert ‘Bob’ BakerHe was born in Duncansville, son of Raymond and Lillian (Bernie) Baker. Bob mov
Robert ‘Bob’ Baker
Altoona Mirror / Posted 25 days ago
He was born in Duncansville, son of Raymond and Lillian (Bernie) Baker. Bob moved to Buffalo, N.Y., in 1955 and retired to Florida in 1985. Surviving are his beloved wife of more than 66 years, Ruth; four children: Charlotte (Chuck) Miles, Steven,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Donald B. McCoy Sr.in 2001. Donald served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He was employed as a dies
Donald B. McCoy Sr.
Altoona Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
in 2001. Donald served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He was employed as a diesel engine mechanic, and was a life member of Duncansville VFW Post 8724. At the request of the family, all services will be private. Interment will be at Leamersville... Read more

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