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  1. Erdyne L. - Deena' PolitoRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    Erdyne Louise "Deena" Polito passed through the pearly gates to be united with her Saviour on Saturday at the age of 86. Erdyne was born in Altoona, daughter of Clarence and Louise Grazier. She graduated from Altoona Area High School in 1946 and married Crist T. Polito in June 1950.

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  2. Sparks will flyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... Robert E. Lee actively considered ways to disrupt Union rail lines and iron works all the way from Harrisburg to Altoona during the 1863 invasion of Pennsylvania that ultimately led to the epic battle at Gettysburg. The event will include living ...

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  3. Marian R. DodsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Altoona Mirror

    Marian R. Dodson, 94, Altoona, passed away peacefully Friday afternoon at the Altoona Center for Nursing Care, with her family by her side. She was born in Gallitzin, daughter of the late James and Mary Wilson.

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  4. Dorcas I. DickRead the original story

    Yesterday | Altoona Mirror

    ... She is survived by a daughter, Nancy J. Kopac, wife of Paul, of Hollidaysburg; grandchildren: Martina (Tom) Young of Altoona, Rebecca (Dave) Duncan of Grand Forks Air Force Base, N.D., Marsha (Jeff) Lewis of State College, and Timothy Martin of ...

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  5. UPMC leader splits time between Hamot, NorthwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Erie Times News

    ... as 10 times a day when he's at Hamot. He's not the only UPMC administrator to split time between two hospitals. UPMC Altoona and UPMC Bedford; UPMC McKeesport and UPMC East; and UPMC Presbyterian and UPMC Shadyside all share top officials. "We look ...

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  6. Police: McDonald's owner attacked after locking out 40 teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | York Dispatch

    Police say the owner of a McDonald's restaurant in central Pennsylvania was attacked after locking out a group of unruly teenagers. The Altoona Mirror reports Gerald Harrington was assaulted after he refused entrance to as many as 40 teenagers who showed up outside his Altoona restaurant Thursday afternoon.

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  7. Beverly A. (Kuhn) FabianRead the original story

    Friday | Altoona Mirror

    She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Leroy Morris and Margaret Kuhn. She married Bernard P. Fabian on Aug. 12, 1972, at St. Mark's Catholic Church.

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  8. Guy V. BurkholderRead the original story

    Friday | Altoona Mirror

    ... a U.S. Navy veteran of WWII, serving in the Pacific Theater. He retired in 1988 as a truck driver at Ward Trucking, Altoona, after more than 18 years of service. He was a member of Tipton United Methodist Church, where he served as a trustee and ...

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  9. Morris remembered for her love of her communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Altoona Mirror

    A longtime resident of Altoona, Charlotte Lee Morris worked tirelessly for a number of civic organizations and left her community with a long-living legacy, say community leaders who knew her. Morris died at the age of 90 on Monday at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore.

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  10. Police: McDonald's owner attacked after locking out 40 teens in AltoonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Pocono Record

    Police say the owner of a McDonald's restaurant in central Pennsylvania was attacked after locking out a group of unruly teenagers. The Altoona Mirror reports Gerald Harrington was assaulted after he refused entrance to as many as 40 teenagers who showed up outside his Altoona restaurant Thursday afternoon.

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  11. Mom of toddler beaten to death: I don't need your money, I need your prayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Jersey Journal

    ... has said Ty'Mil thought of Pearson like a stepfather. Ty'Mil's father, Willie Solomon, was shot to death inside an Altoona, Pa. club in 2013 - he, Reagan and Pearson were all from the Altoona area, though Pearson had previously lived in the ...

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  12. HOOVER, Ralph BernardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice HOOVER, Ralph Bernard Age 83, passed away Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at home with his family by his side. He was born October 8, 1931 in Altoona, PA to the late George and Estella Hoover.

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  13. Mirror seeking awards nominationsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Altoona Mirror

    ... a left forearm scored 1,000 career points at Claysburg-Kimmel High School. She also played basketball at Penn State Altoona. Seniors are eligible from the Mirror's coverage area, which includes the following schools: Altoona Area, Bedford Area, ...

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  14. Hotel construction to begin near KCAC this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Penn

    ... lounge, outdoor terrace dining and a total of 3,000 square feet of meeting space. Fiore Brothers Management, LLC of Altoona, and Hospitality Asset Management Company of State College are the developers of the project, according to a press release ...

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  15. Citizens honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... of Bedford County. Mearkle told the audience that the DelGrosso business began when Marianna Pulcino immigrated to Altoona from Italy in 1911, bringing with her a recipe for homemade pasta sauce. Pulcino established a cafe and, in 1936, Pulcino's ...

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  16. Barbour Chamber selects members of the monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... in adult and technical education from Marshall University. Benner was a senior high school home economics teacher in Altoona, Pa., for five years before becoming a marketing representative for the People's Gas Co. She was employed as a training and ...

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  17. Diane Louise BradleyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Altoona Mirror

    Surviving are a brother, Gerald P. Bradley of Altoona; three sisters: Elizabeth Ann Bradley of Meadville, Kathleen Casillo in South Carolina and Carol Bradley in California; two sisters-in-law: Joyce and Jeanie Bradley; special nephews: Jeffrey and David; and many other nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by four brothers: Morgan, Robert, Thomas and Eugene Bradley; two sisters: Marie Thiess and Irene Bates; three brothers-in-law: Paul Casillo, David Thiess and Bill Bates; and a sister-in-law, Doris Bradley.

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  18. Sheetz Earth DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | CSP

    ... Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful to remove litter from Pennsylvania's roadways, greenways, parks, forests and waterways. Altoona, Pa.-based Sheetz operates more than 489 convenience stores throughout Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Maryland, Virginia, Ohio ...

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  19. Authorities put stop to major drug operationRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Altoona Mirror

    A major drug operation allegedly led by an Altoona man, Shavoun Barry, 39, of 224 Sixth Ave. was brought to a sudden halt Friday when the FBI, with the help of state and local drug agents, intercepted a large amount of heroin being transported from New York to Altoona. Law enforcement concluded that a drug run was being made last Friday by Terrance Sitton, 32, of 1149 Solomon St., Johnstown.

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  20. Storms packing hail, heavy rain flood roads in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Erie Times News

    ... in the dark Tuesday. Hail gave lawns the look of winter and heavy rains quickly overwhelmed roads. Firefighters in Altoona used long, hooked poles to unclog drains as swollen streets threatened to spill flood waters into nearby businesses. In State ...

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