Monday Mar 3
Altoona lauded as top metro area
A national publication Monday recognized the Altoona metropolitan area as among the top metropolitan areas in the United States for new and expanded facilities in 2013.
Lull gives crews a break
With the latest snow already hitting the roads and sidewalks, a long, miserable winter might have launched its last major offensive on Pennsylvania.
Robert J. - LJ' Edgar Jr.
Robert J. "LJ" Edgar Jr., 31, Coalport, died Thursday at UPMC Altoona from injuries sustained in an ATV accident in Beccaria Township, Clearfield County.
Live Music Before the Next Snowstorm
With weather forecast models projecting up to a possible 12 to 18 inches on snow falling on the region Sunday and Monday, the area music scene offers some fine entertainment options to enjoy while you're out stocking up on milk, eggs, butter and toilet paper.
Kevin Lee Baker
Surviving are his mother of Duncansville; a daughter, Brandi Baker of Duncansville and friend, Jose Franco; three sisters: Susanna Piper of Claysburg, Connie Appleyard and husband, Lynn, of Duncansville and Brenda Harpster and husband, Dan, of Berkeley Springs, W.Va.; two brothers: Steve of Duncansville and Kevin's twin, Keith and wife, Ellen, of ... (more)
Barbara J. Berard
Barbara J. Berard, 63, Southport, N.C., formerly of Altoona, went to be with the Lord Thursday after a courageous six-month battle with leukemia.
Marie Salome (Edmundson) Knisely
She was born in Foot of Ten, Duncansville, daughter of David R. and Salome M. Edmundson.
New water lines, tower coming in?Duncansville
Cold and snowy weather hasn't stopped contractors from getting started on a $2.2 million waterline and water tank replacement project in Duncansville and Allegheny Township.
Have a Heart for Live Music This Weekend
While you are sharing hearts and candy, take some time to extend some love toward the area music scene and catch some of the musical entertainment gracing stages this Valentine's Day weekend and upcoming week.
Donald L. - Skeets' Smith
Surviving are his wife, Renna R. ; two children: Kathleen Lower of Hollidaysburg and Thomas of Duncansville; three stepchildren: John Edmundson of Canoe Creek, Richard Edmundson in North Carolina and Neil Edmundson of Hollidaysburg; three grandchildren: Christy, Tracy and Chance; two great-granddaughters: Allyssa and Gianna; and numerous ... (more)
Monday February 10 2014
MORE THAN 2 DOZEN PEOPLE WERE INJUREDa FORTUNATELY NONE SERIOUSLYa SUNDAY AFTERNOON WHEN A TOUR BUS CRAHED ON A SNOWY ROUTE 220 NEAR CENTERVILLE, BEDFORD COUNTY.
Eichelberger confirms his bid for third term
Speaking to a packed crowd at Allegheny Street Coffee Company on the Diamond, two-term state Sen. John H. Eichelberger Jr., R-Blair, announced that he's going for the hat trick.