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Altoona Mirror
City pays respect to fallen veteranswho served in the military," Shayna Bice said. As the 35-minute parade passed
City pays respect to fallen veterans
Altoona Mirror / Posted 18 hours ago
who served in the military," Shayna Bice said. As the 35-minute parade passed by, the Disabled American Veterans and Hollidaysburg Veterans Home groups received the loudest ovations from the crowd. "The kids wanted to come to see the... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Lynn M. ZapotocznyHigh School. She was a nurse aide at Golden LivingCenter-Hillview, Altoona, fo
Lynn M. Zapotoczny
Altoona Mirror / Posted 18 hours ago
High School. She was a nurse aide at Golden LivingCenter-Hillview, Altoona, for 36 years and Garvey Manor Nursing Home, Hollidaysburg, for two years. Lynn attended St. Mary's Catholic Church, Altoona. She enjoyed animals and shopping. Friends... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Blair County purchases computers for reassessmentattendance for all seven meetings to more than 2,100. On Wednesday, 580 people
Blair County purchases computers for reassessment
Altoona Mirror / Posted 18 hours ago
attendance for all seven meetings to more than 2,100. On Wednesday, 580 people attended an informational meeting at the Hollidaysburg Area Junior High School, making it the most well-attended session. "The results have exceeded my... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Take a bow: Best high school musical productions honoredAnne Diminick of Hollidaysburg Area High School took him up on it, snapping a s
Take a bow: Best high school musical productions honored
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
Anne Diminick of Hollidaysburg Area High School took him up on it, snapping a selfie of herself and O'Harrow as she accepted her runner-up award for best featured dance or dancer. That selfie was just a small slice of the celebratory atmosphere at... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Murphy, Lazorka earn medals in AA triple jumpfrom the medal chase. In the Class AA 200, Bishop Guilfoyle's Alyssa McGhee wa
Murphy, Lazorka earn medals in AA triple jump
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
from the medal chase. In the Class AA 200, Bishop Guilfoyle's Alyssa McGhee was fifth in her heat, clocking in at 26.21. Hollidaysburg junior Ali Wyland was in action in the Class AAA 100 dash semis, where she posted a time of 12.63, which placed... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Pa. protection bill drawn into bathroom battleshave had more correspondence on this than any other issue since I've taken offi
Pa. protection bill drawn into bathroom battles
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
have had more correspondence on this than any other issue since I've taken office," said state Rep. Judy Ward, R-Hollidaysburg, who forcefully opposes the measure. "That tells you how strongly people feel here and how frightened people... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
CC’s Hildebrand completes rise with medalan individual medal today in the 300 hurdles, scoring a time of 47.14 to place
CC’s Hildebrand completes rise with medal
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
an individual medal today in the 300 hurdles, scoring a time of 47.14 to place fourth in her heat. Wyland punches ticket Hollidaysburg junior Ali Wyland remained in medal contention, qualifying for the Class AAA 100 semifinals by running a 12.53... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Donald R. Singer Jr., 74, Hollidaysburg, died Thursday, May 26, 2016, at his home. A memorial serv
Donald R. Singer Jr.
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
, 74, Hollidaysburg, died Thursday, May 26, 2016, at his home. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. June 4, 2016, at Sorge Funeral Home Inc., Hollidaysburg, with full military honors by the U.S. Marine Corps Honor Guard. A... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Sylvia P. ‘Sib’ Weaklandmemory may be made to Hospice 365, 119 S. Main St., Carrolltown, PA 15722; Cent
Sylvia P. ‘Sib’ Weakland
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
memory may be made to Hospice 365, 119 S. Main St., Carrolltown, PA 15722; Central Pennsylvania Humane Society, 1837 E. Pleasant Valley Blvd., Altoona, PA 16602; or to American Cancer Society, Blair Unit, 1004 N. Juniata St., Hollidaysburg, PA 16... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Tigers walk off with winto move Jon Wagner from center field to the right side of shortstop Nick Holesa
Tigers walk off with win
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
to move Jon Wagner from center field to the right side of shortstop Nick Holesa for an unusual five-infielder formation. Hollidaysburg's John Servello, who tripled to deep right-center off of gutsy pitcher Jared Showalter to start the inning, was... Read more
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Business Wire
Pennsylvania School Districts Select Integrated Financial and Human Resources Solution from Tyler Technologies(SaaS) model. In Blair County, the Greater Altoona Career and Technology Cente
Pennsylvania School Districts Select Integrated Financial and Human Resources Solution from Tyler Technologies
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
(SaaS) model. In Blair County, the Greater Altoona Career and Technology Center (GACTC), along with the Hollidaysburg School District and the Claysburg-Kimmel School District, formed a consortium several years ago to review and... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Lillian May Clapper, 102, a resident of the Lutheran Home at Hollidaysburg, formerly of Duncansvil
Lillian May Clapper
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
, 102, a resident of the Lutheran Home at Hollidaysburg, formerly of Duncansville, died Wednesday morning at the home. Friends will be received from noon until the 2:30 p.m. funeral service, Monday, June 6, 2016, at Duncansville... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Steven R. Merrickin addition to working as an estimator for several other construction companies
Steven R. Merrick
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
in addition to working as an estimator for several other construction companies. He was a member of Grace Bible Church, Hollidaysburg, where he served as a deacon, a member of the missions' board and as a Sunday school teacher. He enjoyed... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Woman stole from disabled clientsJennifer Rutherford, 32, of 110 Godfrey Lane, Hollidaysburg, is accused of embe
Woman stole from disabled clients
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Jennifer Rutherford, 32, of 110 Godfrey Lane, Hollidaysburg, is accused of embezzling $31,831 while working as a secretary for Crossroads Services Inc., an organization that runs group homes and day programs for people with mental and physical... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Producers plead to keep public accessdone, given the Altoona Area School District's plans to dismantle the studio it
Producers plead to keep public access
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
done, given the Altoona Area School District's plans to dismantle the studio it operates for the city, Logan Township and Hollidaysburg, Ellis said. "You guys are on there, too," she added, speaking of council meeting broadcasts. Upon the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Adrena N. Gibboneyto Hospice of St. Francis, 1250-B Grumman Place, Titusville, FL 32780 or Grane
Adrena N. Gibboney
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
to Hospice of St. Francis, 1250-B Grumman Place, Titusville, FL 32780 or Grane Hospice, 106 Zee Plaza, N. Juniata St., Hollidaysburg, PA 16648 or McAlevy's Fort Presbyterian Church, 13543 Greenwood Road, Huntingdon, PA 16652. Arrangements are... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Residents learn more about reassessmentHigh School drawing 270 and Tyrone Area High School at 262. The sixth session
Residents learn more about reassessment
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
High School drawing 270 and Tyrone Area High School at 262. The sixth session is scheduled for 6 to 8 p.m. tonight at the Hollidaysburg Area Junior High School auditorium and the last one is set for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Bellwood-Antis High... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Doris J. BushJason, Jeffrey, Sara, Rachel, Corey, Michael and Reagan; four great-grandchildr
Doris J. Bush
Altoona Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
Jason, Jeffrey, Sara, Rachel, Corey, Michael and Reagan; four great-grandchildren; a sister, Betty L. Klobetanz of Hollidaysburg; and a brother, Wayne H. Beach and wife, Marilyn, of Roaring Spring. She was preceded in death by a brother,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
State officials mull option for Hazleton's pension fundsa state takeover of the Scranton pension plan should be done gradually, Finance
State officials mull option for Hazleton's pension funds
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
a state takeover of the Scranton pension plan should be done gradually, Finance Chairman Sen. John Eichelberger, R-30, Hollidaysburg, said Monday. The amendment gives PMRS legal authority to manage the severely distressed pension plans, he... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Cook, McGhee picked as top starsof exceptional leadership - Claysburg-Kimmel's Luke Eberhart was the inaugural
Cook, McGhee picked as top stars
Altoona Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
of exceptional leadership - Claysburg-Kimmel's Luke Eberhart was the inaugural winner of the award named for late former Hollidaysburg and Huntingdon athletic director Dean Rossi. Ebensburg native and former major league pitcher Mike Holtz was... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
State officials mull option for Scranton's troubled pension fundsa state takeover of the Scranton pension plan should be done gradually, Finance
State officials mull option for Scranton's troubled pension funds
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
a state takeover of the Scranton pension plan should be done gradually, Finance Chairman Sen. John Eichelberger, R-30, Hollidaysburg, said Monday. The amendment gives PMRS legal authority to manage the severely distressed pension plans, he... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
More state finalists for District 4?The Millionaires captured the Central Penn League championship last week, scori
More state finalists for District 4?
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
The Millionaires captured the Central Penn League championship last week, scoring 21 runs and delivering 28 hits against Hollidaysburg and State College. Craig Weaver’s Loyalsock Lancers are the No. 2 seed in District 4 Class?AA. Sophomore... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Altoona surgeon set to lead national medical grouphas taken on various leadership roles locally and with state and national medic
Altoona surgeon set to lead national medical group
Altoona Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
has taken on various leadership roles locally and with state and national medical groups over the years. He lives in Hollidaysburg with his wife, Nancy. They have two grown children. The Mirror caught up with Gurman last week to talk about... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Elsie Hugg of Hollidaysburg, Pa., dies at 87Elsie Hugg PEQUANNOCK – Services will be held for Elsie "Jackie" Hugg, 87, of
Elsie Hugg of Hollidaysburg, Pa., dies at 87
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
Elsie Hugg PEQUANNOCK – Services will be held for Elsie "Jackie" Hugg, 87, of Hollidaysburg, Pa., who died on Wednesday, May 18, 2016. She was a former resident of the Pompton Plains area of this township. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., Mrs. Hugg moved to... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
West follows heart homeonslaught of organized offseason leagues, including AAU, which he coaches. "The
West follows heart home
Altoona Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
onslaught of organized offseason leagues, including AAU, which he coaches. "There's too many games - Mansion, Building II, Hollidaysburg Y - Monday through Friday. Where is the time when the kids work on their skills? And I've been part of that... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Lillian K. SnyderA., in 2014; three brothers: Robert, Freeman Jr. and Harold; and an adopted gra
Lillian K. Snyder
Altoona Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
A., in 2014; three brothers: Robert, Freeman Jr. and Harold; and an adopted grandson, Mark. Lillian was a 1941 graduate of Hollidaysburg High School. She was a homemaker and a self-employed Tupperware dealer for many years. She enjoyed cooking and... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Public access may soon go darkis unwilling to utilize taxpayer dollars for the operation of the channel," Mar
Public access may soon go dark
Altoona Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
is unwilling to utilize taxpayer dollars for the operation of the channel," Marcinko said. Altoona, Logan Township and Hollidaysburg are negotiating a new 10-year franchise agreement with Atlantic Broadband. Over the last 20 years, the... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Crowd honors Armed Forces"I'm amazed by the turnout," state Rep. Judy Ward, R-Hollidaysburg, said to the
Crowd honors Armed Forces
Altoona Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
"I'm amazed by the turnout," state Rep. Judy Ward, R-Hollidaysburg, said to the crowd gathered under large tents. About half the crowd were members of the United States Armed Forces. Others included Armed Forces mothers and family of past and... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Baker Mansion gets Makeoverrepainted to match the more colorful appearance iron-company owner Elias Baker
Baker Mansion gets Makeover
Altoona Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
repainted to match the more colorful appearance iron-company owner Elias Baker sought in the 1800s. Thanks largely to Hollidaysburg artist Michael Allison, the first floor's ornate guest room features detailed ceiling work. Allison is... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Earth Matters: Problems not so puzzling when you understand geologyEnglish, that means that an upwardly folded bunch of rocks ends or plunges down
Earth Matters: Problems not so puzzling when you understand geology
Altoona Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
English, that means that an upwardly folded bunch of rocks ends or plunges downward, in Brush Mountain's case just north of Hollidaysburg. Like the rest of the Appalachian Mountain system, the 2,500-foot-high Brush Mountain was once much larger... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Gore, Wilkinson among area winnersfield gold kind of blew her mind. "I didn't even think of it. Wow. That's a cr
Gore, Wilkinson among area winners
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
field gold kind of blew her mind. "I didn't even think of it. Wow. That's a crazy feeling," Wilkinson said. Wilkinson, a Hollidaysburg Area High School senior, was part of a select group of area competitors who won events at the District 6 Class... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Marlene ‘Joyce’ Kensingerand her favorite flowers were red and white carnations. Joyce and her husband a
Marlene ‘Joyce’ Kensinger
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
and her favorite flowers were red and white carnations. Joyce and her husband attended Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hollidaysburg. Friends will be received for a celebration of life at noon, Monday, May 23, 2016, at The Good Funeral Home... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Police seek driver who failed to stop after crashthe Route 22 exit and Duncansville Borough where a mid-sized vehicle rear-ended
Police seek driver who failed to stop after crash
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
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 lane at the time of the crash, and after impact,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Sentencingscharged with DUI controlled substance by state police, May 31, 2014. - William
Sentencings
Altoona Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
charged with DUI controlled substance by state police, May 31, 2014. - William P. Durbin, 25, 1321 Country Club Terrace, Hollidaysburg, charged with DUI of alcohol by state police, May 24, 2014. - Michael P. Bridges, 35, 3569 Evitts Creek Road,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Angeline M. Lawson, 92, Altoona, passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at the Presbyterian Home, Hol
Angeline M. Lawson
Altoona Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
, 92, Altoona, passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at the Presbyterian Home, Hollidaysburg. Friends will be received from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 21, 2016, at Santella Funeral Home, Altoona. A funeral Mass will be... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Edgar S. Clapperand Roberta (Thomas) Clapper. Surviving are two sisters: Carol Brown and Connie
Edgar S. Clapper
Altoona Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
and Roberta (Thomas) Clapper. Surviving are two sisters: Carol Brown and Connie Fitzkee. At the family's request, there will be no viewing or service. Interment will be in Broad Top Cemetery. Arrangements are by Sorge Funeral Home Inc., Hollidaysbu... Read more
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TribLIVE
Robinson golfer triumphs at Hollidaysburg qualifier for U.S. Open spot | TribLIVE HOLLIDAYSBURG — Robinson's Gordon Vietmeier shot a 3-under par 6
Robinson golfer triumphs at Hollidaysburg qualifier for U.S. Open spot
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
| TribLIVE HOLLIDAYSBURG — Robinson's Gordon Vietmeier shot a 3-under par 68 and Web.com player Carlos... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Senate takes up municipal pensions againforcing many small police departments to shut down, so changes are needed, said
Senate takes up municipal pensions again
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
forcing many small police departments to shut down, so changes are needed, said Finance Chairman John Eichelberger, R-30, Hollidaysburg. The committee vote is seen as a sign of renewed Senate interest in the municipal pension bill since the... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
WHS wins CPLout swinging from the get go and never let up, collecting 17 hits in six inning
WHS wins CPL
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
out swinging from the get go and never let up, collecting 17 hits in six innings en route to a 14-4, six inning win over Hollidaysburg that gave Williamsport the Central Penn League title, a nice accomplishment after beginning the year 1-4, and... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
AAA seedings revealedto the state meet, which will be held at Shippensburg University on May 27-28.
AAA seedings revealed
Altoona Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
to the state meet, which will be held at Shippensburg University on May 27-28. Two of the area's top seeds are from Hollidaysburg. Golden Tiger hurdler Gino Montano is ranked first at the 110-meter distance, while Lady Tiger Ali Wyland... Read more
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TribLIVE
High school roundup: Vincentian wins on walk-off walk in 9thJessell allowed six hits and had seven strikeouts in six innings for Woodland H
High school roundup: Vincentian wins on walk-off walk in 9th
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
Jessell allowed six hits and had seven strikeouts in six innings for Woodland Hills (9-8). Fox Chapel 4, Hollidaysburg 1 — In the PIAA first round, Robby Shymansky, Sidd Rajupet and Neil Bencheriff won in singles matches to lead... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Pistons GM Jeff Bower honored in sports Hall of Fame in Pennsylvaniabasketball player Jennifer (Shingler) Hansberry. Bower was honored for rebuild
Pistons GM Jeff Bower honored in sports Hall of Fame in Pennsylvania
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
basketball player Jennifer (Shingler) Hansberry. Bower was honored for rebuilding the New Orleans Hornets franchise. The Hollidaysburg, Pa., native drafted Chris Paul and spent seven seasons as the Hornets GM in two different stints. He was the... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
MaryLou BendenMichael; three grandchildren and three siblings: Suzie Armstrong, Jim and Bob C
MaryLou Benden
Altoona Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
Michael; three grandchildren and three siblings: Suzie Armstrong, Jim and Bob Conraph. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at Sorge Funeral Home Inc., Hollidaysburg. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery,... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Diocese to hold prayer services for sex abuse victimsHOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Roman Catholic diocese is planning to hold several
Diocese to hold prayer services for sex abuse victims
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Roman Catholic diocese is planning to hold several prayer services for sexual abuse victims more than two months after a Pennsylvania grand jury found two former bishops helped cover up the sexual abuse of hundreds of... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Diocese to hold prayer services for sex abuse victimsHOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Roman Catholic diocese is planning to hold several
Diocese to hold prayer services for sex abuse victims
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Roman Catholic diocese is planning to hold several prayer services for sexual abuse victims more than two months after a Pennsylvania grand jury found two former bishops helped cover up the sexual abuse of hundreds of... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
WHS softball back from its 1-4 beginningshowed. Williamsport, with Chloe Jennings (18), Mikayla Aldenderfer (4) and Sk
WHS softball back from its 1-4 beginning
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
showed. Williamsport, with Chloe Jennings (18), Mikayla Aldenderfer (4) and Skyler Colaruso (24) has won 8 of 12 and plays Hollidaysburg today for the Central Penn League title. Once again, Williamsport is proving it. As it did three years ago,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Area youth baseball roundupGrane Home Care 2 New Pig 14, Centennial Tigers 8 Little Caesars 16, Keller E
Area youth baseball roundup
Altoona Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
Grane Home Care 2 New Pig 14, Centennial Tigers 8 Little Caesars 16, Keller Engineers 4 New Pig 15, Two 20 Studios 1 Hollidaysburg Area Summer League MAJORSW-L McCarl's7-1 Marzoni's6-2 Keystone Dental5-3 Imler's Poultry4-4 R.T.... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Mirror track honor rollhurdles: Kaschalk, CC, 45.86; P. Wess, CC, 48.74; Gates, NB, 49.74; Hunter, Ho,
Mirror track honor roll
Altoona Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
hurdles: Kaschalk, CC, 45.86; P. Wess, CC, 48.74; Gates, NB, 49.74; Hunter, Ho, 49.75; Snyder, Ho, 50.21 400 relay: Hollidaysburg, 50.90; Bishop Carroll, 51.56; Altoona, 52.24; Bedford, 52.84; Northern Cambria, 53.27 1600 relay: Central... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Court reviewing inmate’s sentencelaw library, including ones that falsely reported a bomb threat at the Blair Co
Court reviewing inmate’s sentence
Altoona Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
law library, including ones that falsely reported a bomb threat at the Blair County Courthouse and the poisoning of the Hollidaysburg-area water system. Hardin's attorney, Mark Zearfaus, in a statement he filed for the appeal process, offered... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Behind the deskAddress: 311 U.S. Route 22, Mielnik's Shopping Village, Hollidaysburg Telephon
Behind the desk
Altoona Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
Address: 311 U.S. Route 22, Mielnik's Shopping Village, Hollidaysburg Telephone number: 309-FISH (3474) Position: Co-owner with my wife Marlene Years with company: Four years. Aquatic Imitations opened March 28, 2010 Family: Marlene and I are... Read more
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