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Altoona Mirror
Beth Ann BartonShe was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Henery E. and Jolane (Bundy) Bart
Beth Ann Barton
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Henery E. and Jolane (Bundy) Barton. She is survived by brothers: Jeff Barton and Timothy Barton and wife, Tina; nephews: Jacob, Mitchell, and Zachary Barton; a niece, Ava Barton; and beloved dog,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Business briefsWindow Perfections, 1803 Valley View Blvd., has earned the Angie's List Super S
Business briefs
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
Window Perfections, 1803 Valley View Blvd., has earned the Angie's List Super Service Award for 2015. "We feel truly honored to receive and accept this award from Angie's List. We also want to thank our customers for taking the time to submit... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Highland Hall work receives approvalS&A Homes of State College, the project's developer, intends to make about $13
Highland Hall work receives approval
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
S&A Homes of State College, the project's developer, intends to make about $13 million worth of renovations to the building on the 500 block of Walnut Street, S&A Executive Vice President Andy Haines said previously. Council granted conditional use... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Betty Jean GunsallusShe was born in Petersburg, daughter of John Clay and Thelma (Carper) Dearing.
Betty Jean Gunsallus
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
She was born in Petersburg, daughter of John Clay and Thelma (Carper) Dearing. On Nov. 2, 1944, she married Charles L. Gunsallus in Tyrone, and he preceded her in death on Sept. 26, 1969. Surviving are a daughter, Ivalou Goldy and husband, Joseph,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Bernadine M. BrumbaughShe was born in Hollidaysburg, daughter of the late William and Bertha (Black)
Bernadine M. Brumbaugh
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
She was born in Hollidaysburg, daughter of the late William and Bertha (Black) Ernest. She married D. Richard "Dick" Brumbaugh on Jan. 17, 1948, and he preceded her in death on Feb. 27, 2012. Surviving are two sons: Dennis Brumbaugh and wife, Patti,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Linda C. VaughnShe was born in Johnstown, daughter and only child of the late Albert and Erma
Linda C. Vaughn
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
She was born in Johnstown, daughter and only child of the late Albert and Erma (Anderson) Vaughn. Surviving are her boyfriend and companion of the last eight years, John Hartsock of Hollidaysburg, as well as John's sister, Lisa, and their mother,... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Victory eludes Husky boysFive of the first half triples came from the hot hand of senior Jack Packer. U
Victory eludes Husky boys
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Five of the first half triples came from the hot hand of senior Jack Packer. Unfortunately, the Huskies went cold in the second half as the Golden Tigers came back from a four-point halftime deficit to a 59-46 victory. "The second half they came... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
State rankingsSTATE RANKINGSBoys By City of Basketball Love (records through games of Feb.
State rankings
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
STATE RANKINGSBoys By City of Basketball Love (records through games of Feb. 7) CLASS AAAA Rec Pvs 1. Allderdice (8) 19-1 1 2. Roman Catholic (12) 18-4 2 3. Parkland (11) 20-3 3 4. Coatesville (1) 22-1 5 5. Downingtown West (1) 21-2 4 6.... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
SCHOLASTIC SPORTSMaking them was another story. The Thunder couldn't buy a bucket in the final s
SCHOLASTIC SPORTS
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Making them was another story. The Thunder couldn't buy a bucket in the final stanza, which allowed Newport to tie the non-league girls basketball game, and eventually win it in overtime, 39-33. "If there was ever a game lost by foul shooting this... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Jean S. GreeneShe was born in Lititz, daughter of the late Clarence Behmer and Beulah (Ruhl)
Jean S. Greene
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
She was born in Lititz, daughter of the late Clarence Behmer and Beulah (Ruhl) Shaub. Surviving are three daughters: Cathie Greene of Annapolis, Md., Sally Bunce of Northbridge, Mass., and Vicki Goodman of Exton; three grandchildren; and seven... Read more
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TribLIVE
Sewickley-area teams have high hopes for boys basketball playoffs | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Top high school sports• Gorman: The hottest ticke
Sewickley-area teams have high hopes for boys basketball playoffs
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods Top high school sports• Gorman: The hottest ticket in town• Kiski Area wrestling team... Read more
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The Morning Call
Parkland No. 3 and No. 4 in two boys basketball polls as league and district tourney get into full swingHonorable Mention Northeastern (3) 21-1, Central York (3) 19-1, Spring Grove (
Parkland No. 3 and No. 4 in two boys basketball polls as league and district tourney get into full swing
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
Honorable Mention Northeastern (3) 21-1, Central York (3) 19-1, Spring Grove (3) 19-2, Strath Haven (1) 17-3, Pocono Mountain West (11) 20-3, Abington (1) 19-4, Central Bucks West (1) 19-4, Phoenixville (1) 19-4, Pennridge (1) 18-4, McCaskey (3)... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Behind the deskAddress: 505 Allegheny St., Hollidaysburg Telephone number: 696-5055 Position
Behind the desk
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Address: 505 Allegheny St., Hollidaysburg Telephone number: 696-5055 Position: Co-owner/head chef Years with company: Seven years in May Family: Husband and co-owner, Kirk; and daughters, Gianna and Alyssandra What products or services does your... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Workplace-- Melissa Walls has been named CEO of the Broad Top Area Medical Center. Wall
Workplace
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
-- Melissa Walls has been named CEO of the Broad Top Area Medical Center. Walls, who recently moved to Altoona, has more than 20 years of experience in the Federally Qualified Health Center arena. She most recently worked in Hartford, Conn., at... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Valentine’s is big retail dayAccording to the National Retail Federation's Valentine's Day Consumer Spending
Valentine’s is big retail day
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
According to the National Retail Federation's Valentine's Day Consumer Spending Survey, conducted by Prosper Insights and Analytics, 54.8 percent of consumers will celebrate Valentine's Day, spending an average of $146.84 on flowers, jewelry, candy,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Officials agree on barn planBlair County Judge Timothy M. Sullivan approved the agreement when it was prese
Officials agree on barn plan
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Blair County Judge Timothy M. Sullivan approved the agreement when it was presented to him this week by representatives of both sides, attorney A. Thomas Farrell on behalf of Dr. Sathya N. Aswathappa, and George W. Henry Jr., supervisors... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Diversity celebratedMirror photo by Patrick Waksmunski Erika Salisbury, 12, of Duncansville writes
Diversity celebrated
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Mirror photo by Patrick Waksmunski Erika Salisbury, 12, of Duncansville writes her name in Russian above a nesting doll image she was coloring during the fourth annual Hollidaysburg Area High School World Language Festival held at the junior high... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Defense to seek federal review of ruling in 2004 slayingHOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A defense attorney says he will ask a federal judge t
Defense to seek federal review of ruling in 2004 slaying
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 6 days ago
HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A defense attorney says he will ask a federal judge to review a state Supreme Court ruling allowing prosecutors to seek the death penalty in the retrial of a man charged in the murder of a woman in central Pennsylvania more... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Black Civil War soldiers honored only in PennsylvaniaStrolling through a cemetery around a national holiday, when bright flags mark
Black Civil War soldiers honored only in Pennsylvania
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 6 days ago
Strolling through a cemetery around a national holiday, when bright flags mark each veteran's grave, it's easy to overlook the four letters carved into some: "U.S.C.I." They stand for United States Colored Infantry, and they mark the resting place... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Tigers fall on bucket with 2 seconds leftThat's what the Hollidaysburg boys basketball team did Friday night, as Tommy S
Tigers fall on bucket with 2 seconds left
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
That's what the Hollidaysburg boys basketball team did Friday night, as Tommy Sekunda's hook shot with 2.2 seconds to go sank the Golden Tigers against State College, 57-55, at the Hollidaysburg Area High School Gymnasium on senior night. "We didn't... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
BG boys win big on senior nightBedford coach Mark Anderson stressed to his players that they needed to do what
BG boys win big on senior night
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Bedford coach Mark Anderson stressed to his players that they needed to do whatever it took to cap off the run and complete the comeback. But whatever Drenning said to Bishop Guilfoyle certainly had more of an impact. Coming out of the timeout,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Walter L. Rhodes, 65, Duncansville, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday at UPMC Altoona.
Walter L. Rhodes
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
, 65, Duncansville, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday at UPMC Altoona. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Walter E. and Regina (Meadows) Rhodes. On Oct. 21, 1972, he married Verna Dee Shields at Hollidaysburg Church of... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Lucy M. Forlina, 87, Altoona, passed away Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at UPMC Altoona. She was bo
Lucy M. Forlina
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
, 87, Altoona, passed away Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at UPMC Altoona. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late William and Josephine (Naimo) Gentilcore. She married Anthony C. Forlina Sr. on Oct. 15, 1947, and he preceded her in... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Hazel M. Burket, 93, Marengo, Ohio, formerly of Hollidaysburg, passed away Thursday evening, F
Hazel M. Burket
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
, 93, Marengo, Ohio, formerly of Hollidaysburg, passed away Thursday evening, Feb. 4, 2016, at Bennington Glen Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Margeno, Ohio. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday at... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Ross’ murder retrial setThe Supreme Court made its ruling in late November. The decision cleared the w
Ross’ murder retrial set
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
The Supreme Court made its ruling in late November. The decision cleared the way for Ross' retrial for the murder of 26-year-old Tina Miller whose body was found during the early morning of June 26, 2004, at Canoe Creek State Park. Ross was charged... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Seniors key romp over HollidaysburgThe Huskies and Coach Roger Herto have to win their last four games - or at lea
Seniors key romp over Hollidaysburg
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
The Huskies and Coach Roger Herto have to win their last four games - or at least the three District 6 opponents - to earn a spot in the District 6 Class AAAA playoffs. After Friday's 62-42 non-league victory over Hollidaysburg, it's one down with... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Rita V. KennedyShe was born in Hollidaysburg, daughter of the late John and Anna (Godfrey) Dau
Rita V. Kennedy
Altoona Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
She was born in Hollidaysburg, daughter of the late John and Anna (Godfrey) Daus. She married Regis L. Kennedy on Oct. 30, 1946, in Hollidaysburg, and he preceded her in death on Sept. 2, 1990. Surviving are two children: Raymond Leo (Beverly) and... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Carl F. GlassHe was born in Newry, son of the late Elmer R. and Margaret K. (Leighty) Glass.
Carl F. Glass
Altoona Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
He was born in Newry, son of the late Elmer R. and Margaret K. (Leighty) Glass. Surviving are three sisters: Janet Glass, Mary Elizabeth Glass and Barbara Reilly and husband, J. Thomas. Carl was a 1953 graduate of Hollidaysburg High School, as well... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Pennsylvania State Police promotion prompts change in Reading-based Troop LA promotion in the ranks of the Pennsylvania State Police is bringing about a c
Pennsylvania State Police promotion prompts change in Reading-based Troop L
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
A promotion in the ranks of the Pennsylvania State Police is bringing about a change at the top of the department's Reading-based Troop L. The troop's current captain, Dante Orlandi, is being will be promoted to major and assigned as commander of... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Ronald E. BrumbaughHe was born in Roaring Spring, son of the late Elvin and Mae (Amick) Brumbaugh.
Ronald E. Brumbaugh
Altoona Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
He was born in Roaring Spring, son of the late Elvin and Mae (Amick) Brumbaugh. Surviving are a son, Bob Brumbaugh of Altoona; a daughter, Tracy of Houtzdale; eight grandchildren: Shay, Shane, Karissa, Cody, Schylar, Ashley, Chris and Brice; seven... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
School registrations acceptedBut the Irish are fighting. Billboards are appearing in the area that promote
School registrations accepted
Altoona Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
But the Irish are fighting. Billboards are appearing in the area that promote St. Patrick School in Newry. "Your child deserves a better choice," reads a billboard on Frankstown Road. The school was slated to close under the diocese's... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Confident Huskies fall in fourthThe Huskies started strong and sustained that play a majority of the game. Cen
Confident Huskies fall in fourth
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
The Huskies started strong and sustained that play a majority of the game. Central Dauphin East was able exploit and mismatch inside and utilize big man Brennan Jackson and the Panthers fought off a tough Huskies effort, 61-52 in a Mid-Penn... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
SCHOLASTIC SPORTSAlana Hicks went 13-for-15 from the free throw line en route to a team-high 23
SCHOLASTIC SPORTS
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Alana Hicks went 13-for-15 from the free throw line en route to a team-high 23 points and the Tigers disposed of the Indians 48-47 in overtime on Wednesday night. Erin Heimbach added 14 points for the home team. East Juniata was down three heading... Read more
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TribLIVE
Westmoreland high school roundup: Derry wrestlers advance to WPIAL semifinals | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Top high school sports• Top 10 Western Pa. recrui
Westmoreland high school roundup: Derry wrestlers advance to WPIAL semifinals
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods Top high school sports• Top 10 Western Pa. recruits in the Class... Read more
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TribLIVE
WPIAL, City League football players sign with FCS, Division II schools | TribLIVE Neighborhoods • WPIAL, City League players sign with Division I
WPIAL, City League football players sign with FCS, Division II schools
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods • WPIAL, City League players sign with Division I FBS schools Top high school... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Cyrene Faye Collins, 84, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Yoakum, Texas, passed away Monday at UPMC Alto
Cyrene Faye Collins
Altoona Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
, 84, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Yoakum, Texas, passed away Monday at UPMC Altoona after a brief illness. She was born in Yoakum, Texas, daughter of the late Herman F.C. and Mary W. (Beck) Brunkenhoefer. Collins Surviving are... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Blair County allocates remainder of 2015 natural gas fundsThe county receives hundreds of thousands of dollars each year from Marcellus S
Blair County allocates remainder of 2015 natural gas funds
Altoona Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
The county receives hundreds of thousands of dollars each year from Marcellus Shale revenue based on a formula from the Public Utility Commission. More funds in 2016 are expected, but Blair could see a 40 percent decrease based on projections from... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Central Cambria tops BedfordAllison Shuke had 15 points for Bedford, and Lindsay Shuke was also in double f
Central Cambria tops Bedford
Altoona Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
Allison Shuke had 15 points for Bedford, and Lindsay Shuke was also in double figures with 11. CENTRAL CAMBRIA (67): Stevens 8 5-6 21, Hildebrand 0 6-6 6, Bracken 1 0-0 3, Hollis 4 1-1 9, Boring 9 3-3 23, Wess 0 0-0 0, Young 0 0-0 0, Lockard 0 0-0... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Council: Try again on voting districtsThe redistricting is intended to even voter totals within the borough's seven w
Council: Try again on voting districts
Altoona Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
The redistricting is intended to even voter totals within the borough's seven wards. In Hollidaysburg, the wards with largest and smallest totals differ by more than 400 voters, officials said. A revised map intended to even totals was prepared by... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
State RankingsSTATE RANKINGS By City of Basketball Love (Records through games of Jan. 31)
State Rankings
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
STATE RANKINGS By City of Basketball Love (Records through games of Jan. 31) CLASS AAAA Rec Pvs 1. Allderdice (8) 17-1 1 2. Roman Catholic (12) 16-4 2 3. Parkland (11) 17-3 4 4. Downingtown West (1) 19-1 3 5. Coatesville (1) 19-1 5 6.... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Hobert W. ‘Bert’ Hobbs Sr.Hobert W. "Bert" Hobbs Sr., 76, Altoona, died Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, at Garve
Hobert W. ‘Bert’ Hobbs Sr.
Altoona Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
Hobert W. "Bert" Hobbs Sr., 76, Altoona, died Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, at Garvey Manor Nursing Home, Hollidaysburg. A Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Altoona. Arrangements... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Carl R. ‘Dick’ BrantHe was born in Cumberland, Md., son of late Carl L. and Daisy Belle (Ritenour)
Carl R. ‘Dick’ Brant
Altoona Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
He was born in Cumberland, Md., son of late Carl L. and Daisy Belle (Ritenour) Brant. He married Pamela E. Baker-Hatison June 18, 1970, in Cumberland, Md. Surviving are his wife, Pamela, with whom he shared 45 years of marriage; three daughters:... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Christopher Allen Johnston, 46, Hollidaysburg, died Saturday. He was born in Fort Belvoir, Va., son of M
Christopher Allen Johnston
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
, 46, Hollidaysburg, died Saturday. He was born in Fort Belvoir, Va., son of Michael F. Sr. and Wileva L. (Bettis) Johnston of Hollidaysburg. Surviving are his wife, Melissa Anne Farley-Johnston, whom he married May 21,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Bernard J. ‘Bernie’ FrederickBernard J. "Bernie" Frederick, 82, Hollidaysburg, passed away Saturday evening
Bernard J. ‘Bernie’ Frederick
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
Bernard J. "Bernie" Frederick, 82, Hollidaysburg, passed away Saturday evening at his home. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Jake and Grace (Lily) Frederick. Frederick Surviving are his companion of 28 years, Shirley Stayer; his daughter,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Nancy J. Ake, 68, Martinsburg, passed away Sunday at home. She was born in Altoona, daught
Nancy J. Ake
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
, 68, Martinsburg, passed away Sunday at home. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Roger and Alberta (Noel) Lanzendorfer. She married Clark L. Ake on Dec. 17, 2007. Surviving are her husband; five children: Tina Brumbaugh of... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Black Civil War soldiers forgottenStrolling through a Blair County cemetery around a national holiday, when brigh
Black Civil War soldiers forgotten
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
Strolling through a Blair County cemetery around a national holiday, when bright flags mark each veteran's grave, it's easy to overlook the four letters carved into some: "U.S.C.I." Graves of black soldiers who served in the Civil War, such as this... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
'She loved the Curve games:' Fan who never missed home game passesCurve home games will never be the same after the passing of Mielnik, a soft-sp
'She loved the Curve games:' Fan who never missed home game passes
Altoona Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
Curve home games will never be the same after the passing of Mielnik, a soft-spoken, kind-hearted, wonderful woman who was as sweet as anyone you'll ever meet. She died Wednesday at age 73 after courageously battling several health issues in recent... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
New-home construction picks upThat's the forecast that David Crowe, chief economist for the National Associat
New-home construction picks up
Altoona Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
That's the forecast that David Crowe, chief economist for the National Association of Home Builders, delivered during the trade association's latest industry convention in Las Vegas. And despite the U.S. economy's mixed track record of growth in... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Latrobe stomps Golden TigersFor the Mirror LATROBE - Greater Latrobe used a fast start on both ends of the
Latrobe stomps Golden Tigers
Altoona Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
For the Mirror LATROBE - Greater Latrobe used a fast start on both ends of the floor Friday on its way to a 89-48 non-section rout of Hollidaysburg Area. The District 7 Wildcats (18-1), who extended their home winning streak to 20 games, were... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Bonnie DillingBonnie (Smith) Dilling, 76, Bradenton, Fla., passed away Sunday. She was born
Bonnie Dilling
Altoona Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
Bonnie (Smith) Dilling, 76, Bradenton, Fla., passed away Sunday. She was born in Hollidaysburg, daughter of the late Howard A. and Elizabeth G. Smith of Hollidaysburg. Surviving are two daughters: Terri L. Emmons and Tamara J. Wagner; two... Read more
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