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  1. Giants' Cain likely done for the seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Washington Nationals

    ... to be sent packing Thursday morning when Richmond manager Russ Morman ordered them not to board the team bus to Altoona, Pa. The non-waiver Trade Deadline was just a few hours away, and either could have been included in a multiple-player deal. ...

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  2. Ryan Vogelsong pitches two-hitter in SF Giants winRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... baseman Dan Uggla. Parker and Duffy learned they were going to the bigs after being told not to take the team bus to Altoona, Pa., on Thursday. They figured they were being shopped in a deal before the deadline. Vogelsong did not allow a baserunner ...

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  3. Giants designate Uggla, Colvin, call up Double-A duoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    ... to be sent packing Thursday morning when Richmond manager Russ Morman ordered them not to board the team bus to Altoona, Pa. The non-waiver Trade Deadline was just a few hours away, and either could have been included in a multiple-player deal. ...

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  4. Giants turn to Double-A prospects for reinforcementRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... fans were doing, but with a twist. Duffy and Jarrett Parker had been told not to get on Double-A Richmond's bus to Altoona, Pa., and both thought they were getting traded. After a few hours of reading trade rumors on Twitter, Duffy gave up. Shortly ...

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  5. Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Uses GeoDecisions Map as Arts in Education Information ToolRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Directions Magazine

    ... community impact. The duo also displayed a video from the Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art (SAMA) located in Altoona, Pennsylvania, explaining the benefits of teaching artists and collaborating with school teachers. "Through the AIE program, [a ...

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  6. Ex-Altoona soccer coach declared violent predatorRead the original story

    Wednesday | Altoona Mirror

    A former Altoona Area School District assistant soccer coach was found Wednesday to be a sexual violent predator under Megan's Law, meaning she must register with police for the rest of her life and that her picture will be displayed as a sexual offender on a website maintained by state police.

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  7. Schooner Strategies Announces Pennsylvania ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PRWeb

    Schooner Strategies, an Annapolis, Maryland-based national consulting firm that specializes in business development and marketing communications, has opened a second location in Altoona, PA, to expand its growing business.

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  8. Big Ten Wednesday mailbagRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | ESPN

    ... player." So, quite frankly, if Scherff is a good enough pick for Davis, then it's good enough for me. Brian from Altoona, Pennsylvania, writes: Penn State's pick for a new AD doesn't make any sense. Why would they go after her with her academic ...

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  9. Squirrels Tanks Runs Empty; Sens Avert Sweep, 6-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Sports Radio 910

    ... the ballgame. Tyler LaTorre knocked in both runs with a double to left-center field. The Squirrels travel to Altoona, PA, to open a four-game series with the Altoona Curve on Thursday night. First pitch is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. at Peoples Natural ...

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  10. Weather Matters: Heavy rains possible for FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Palm Beach Daily News

    ... 50-degree tempeatures ran up the Appalachians as far south as North Carolina. Some sample temps: Philadelphia, 54; Altoona, Pa., 52; Manassas, Va. outside Washington, D.C., 52; and Binghampton, N.Y., 51. Farther west it was 53 in Springfield, Ill.; ...

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  11. Marjorie J. GinterRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Altoona Mirror

    ... daughter, the late Patricia Simokat, and her son-in-law, Al Simokat. She had formerly resided in Duncansville and Altoona. Marjorie was born in Hollidaysburg, the eldest of five children of Edwin and Bessie Burk. She married John F. Ginter of ...

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  12. Barbara Ann BentonRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Altoona Mirror

    In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Abundant Life Assembly of God Food Bank, 231 Howard Ave., Altoona, PA 16601.

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  13. Ruling: Cop in standoff didn't need to hear rightsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Erie Times News

    ... overturning an earlier ruling. The Superior Court opinion reversed a ruling in 2013 by a Blair County judge who said Altoona police Detective Craig Zahradnik's statement couldn't be used against him at trial on a charge he stalked his estranged ...

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  14. Ruling: Standoff suspect not entitled to rightsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... read to him before he spoke to fellow officers who had surrounded his home during a standoff two years ago. The Altoona Mirror (http://bit.ly/1oFVILn ) reports the Superior Court opinion reverses a ruling by a Blair County judge who ruled that ...

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  15. The Upper Deck Ballpark Tour: Tulsa's ONEOK FieldRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | The Capital-Journal

    ... this one was worth the wait. The Upper Deck View: The only press box view at a minor league park to rival the one in Altoona, Pennsylvania is the view from Tulsa's ONEOK Field. The Tulsa view is a mix of the past and the present. Located in the ...

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  16. Mary Alice HammanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Altoona Mirror

    ... Sondra Jane Hamman and Geraldine Eicher; and several nieces and nephews. Mary retired as a supervisor from Altoona Shoe Co. She was a past member of the former Pleasant Valley Evangelical United Brethren Church, Altoona, and a member of the D. Merl ...

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  17. A trip back in time: Rockhill Trolley Museum acquires a 1980s model San Diego trolleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... the present day." Keeping the work of the trolley museum on track takes a team of volunteers, such as Bud Blair from Altoona, who was seen recently working on the brakes of a 1925 orange-hued car, which, years ago, used to run in the Johnstown area. ...

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  18. Mary Ann BeckwithRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Altoona Mirror

    Surviving are her mother; two daughters and a son: Amy Beth Robison, Katie Ann Beckwith and Allan R. Beckwith Jr., all of Altoona; four grandchildren Zoi, Brenden, Tanner and Maddox Beckwith, all of Altoona; two brothers: Charles E. Wildes and wife, Margie, of Centerville, Ohio, and Richard R. Wildes and wife, Johnna, of Sparks, Nev.; four nephews: ... (more)

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  19. Ask Joe | Humid spell intensifies with high dewpoint readingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Centre Daily Times

    ... sure to split the tree apart. If you have a question about the weather, you can write to Joe Murgo at 5000 6th Ave., Altoona, PA 16602 or email him at Murgo @wtajtv.com.

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  20. Robert A. Piper Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Altoona Mirror

    He was born in Altoona, son of the late Clinton and Catherine Piper. He married Patricia C. Estright on June 1, 1968.

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