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Marjorie J. Ginter
Marjorie J. Ginter, 94, Haines City, Fla., was called home by her Lord on July 22, 2014, in Haines City.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Ross debate turns contentious
Blair County President Judge Jolene G. Kopriva began wrestling Monday afternoon with the hotly contested issue over whether Paul Aaron Ross will face the death penalty in his retrial for the murder of a Hollidaysburg woman a decade ago.
Former police Chief Shiffler 'had a way with people'
David Gehret, acting chief of the Hollidaysburg Police Department, said a former superior, David Shiffler, had a way of making people feel comfortable.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Storm causes several outages
A severe thunderstorm knocked out power to a number of area residents Sunday night, according to information compiled by Penelec.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Audrey M. (Tampt) Ajay
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Samuel and Helen Tampt. She married John Joseph Ajay Jr. in May 1948, and he preceded her in death on Sept.
Robert A. Piper Sr.
He was born in Altoona, son of the late Clinton and Catherine Piper. He married Patricia C. Estright on June 1, 1968.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
IUP trumpet professor making appearance at Sunday concert
"My parents were not musicians, but they loved music, and one of their favorite performers was Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass.
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Teener baseball: Bellefonte takes state tournament opener
Bellefonte took advantage of some wild pitching and sloppy fielding to drop Hollidaysburg 8-2 in the opening round of the Pennsylvania VFW 13-14 year-old Teener State Tournament at Clearfield High School.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Team TPC Joins Fight Against MS
Employees and friends of coatings industry publisher Technology Publishing Co. joined the fight against multiple sclerosis last weekend, biking 150 miles to raise nearly $9,000.
Local man becomes US citizen
Blair County's newest citizen, Noel Gatmaitan Villadolid, a native of the Philippines, was asked Wednesday how he ended up in Blair County - considering he was born so far away and spent several years in California.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Bernard E. Hinish
He was born in Curryville, son of the late Wilmer E. and Martha R. Hinish. He married LouAnna Shirk on April 23, 1956, in Curryville.
Ketner to retire from borough police force
Longtime Hollidaysburg Police Chief Jeffrey Ketner will announce his retirement at today's Borough Council meeting, according to a statement released Monday.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Megan's Law registrant receives 15 to 30 years for sexual assault
An Altoona man who sexually assaulted a teenage girl has been sent to a state correctional institution for 15-30 years by Blair County Judge Wade Kagarise.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Summer programs go beyond topics covered during school
More than the dreaded "summer slide," some area parents worry about their bored children staring at a tablet or cellphone nonstop until the next school year begins.
State budget shows increase in funding for education
School boards can breathe a bit easier now that they are certain that the finalized state budget includes some increases in school funding for the upcoming year.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Crowd expected at borough meeting
Members of the Hollidaysburg community are expected to turn out in large numbers for the Borough Council's meeting Tuesday evening.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Man charged after standoff
A Hollidaysburg man faces charges after a standoff with sheriff's deputies and the state police, according to the Blair County Sheriff's Department.
Summer Sounds All Over
The Fabulous Flashbacks take the stage at downtown Altoona's Heritage Plaza on Friday night in the latest installment of the Summer Sounds concert series.
Leroy M. - Jr.' Knisley
He was born in Roaring Spring, son of the late Leroy E. and Geraldine E. Knisley.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Community Days continues
The Duncansville Community Days celebration, which opened Thursday night at Memorial Park, will continue through Saturday when it caps off with a fireworks show.