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  1. Wozniak Praises Passage of Act 47 Reform BillRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | GantDaily.com

    ... ies are currently designated as distressed under Act 47, including Johnstown, which entered the program in 1992, and Altoona, which was declared distressed in 2012.

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  2. S. Joyce LimbertRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | Altoona Mirror

    She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late James and Florence Ulrich. She married James Alton Limbert on July 24, 1954, in Altoona, and he preceded her in death on April 6, 2014.

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  3. Deborah Jane DoughertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... passed away Sunday, September 21, 2014 under the care of New Life Hospice in Lorain. She was born March 10, 1947 in Altoona, Pennsylvania, to Betty Jane (nee Smith) and Edward Hippo. She graduated from Altoona High School and was the valedictorian ...

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  4. Fired aide to get job backRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Altoona Mirror

    A Hollidaysburg Area School District special education aide terminated from her job earlier this year because she was working in real estate while on medical leave from her school job is to be reinstated, according to an opinion Monday by Blair County Judge Wade A. Kagarise. Kagarise upheld a decision by an arbitrator, Marc A. Winters of Butler, who last May ordered Kim Wilt of Altoona reinstated to her job as a special education paraprofessional at the Hollidaysburg Area Senior High School.

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  5. Pennsylvania derailment won't get full probeRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | ABC 27

    ... Delaware State Police have charged a driver after four people, including three children, were hit by a car in Lewes. ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) - Federal railroad authorities say they won't be making a full investigation of a derailment of 17 freight cars in ...

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  6. Altoona's Alexander a constant in years of changeRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2014 | Altoona Mirror

    As the scholastic soccer season heads into full swing, Altoona Area High School boys coach Dave Alexander heads toward a milestone. The 2014 season marks his 20th year at the helm of the Altoona boys program and makes him the most tenured soccer coach in District 6 by far.

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  7. James F. - Jim' HardingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Altoona Mirror

    He was born in Altoona, son of Jay and Mary Harding. He married Judith J. Johnson on May 20, 1961.

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  8. Marjorie BottenfieldRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2014 | Altoona Mirror

    Surviving are two siblings: Paul and Lois, both of Altoona; two nephews: Paul and Randall; and a niece, Rosa Marie Gripp. Marjorie was a graduate of Altoona High School and Altoona Bible Institute.

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  9. Sgt Brandon Adams Memorial 3D ShootRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Altoona Mirror

    Blair County Game, Fish and Forestry Club located at 301 Riggles Gap Road, Altoona, PA 16601 will host a 3D Archery Shoot on September 27, 2014 beginning at 8:00 a.m. There will be 30 targets, handicapped accessible targets, novelty shoots, a Chinese auction, and food. Cost is $10 per shooter, or $50 for a 6-person team.

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  10. Monterey Jazz Festival stage time 'surreal' for Davina SowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | Monterey County Herald

    ... in dark nylons, and her jet-black hair was swirled above her forehead like a fancy French pastry. Sowers grew up in Altoona, Pennsylvania, a railroad town near Pittsburgh. Her mother, a folk singer, got her interested in music as a child. She began ...

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  11. Ruth F. FoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Altoona Mirror

    ... he died Nov. 22, 1998. Surviving are two sons: D. Gary and wife, Bonnie, and Rickey A. and companion, Karen, all of Altoona; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a brother, Paul Drenning of Hollidaysburg; and a close neighbor, Nancy Stoner ...

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  12. Three alledgedly stole card, went on grocery spreeRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | Altoona Mirror

    Three people were taken into custody Friday after Altoona police say they used a stolen credit card to buy hundreds of dollars worth of groceries. Brandon P. McConnell, 25; Susan M. Pendergrast, 31; and Thomas R. Frederick, 53; all of 1526 Fifth St., were taken into custody at their home Friday after video surveillance footage from Martin's Food Market at 200 E. Chestnut Ave., allegedly linked the three to the use of the card, which police said was stolen Thursday night or early Friday.

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  13. Family Fest, Italian Festival, New Germany Arts Festival, Maddie's JourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Altoona Mirror

    ... father-and-son duo the Faiellas. The festival begins at 11 a.m., and admission is free. Indoors, the Swiss Club in Altoona will host a special benefit concert for Maddie's Journey, a local charitable organization that helps local cancer patients and ...

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  14. Child playing with lighter started Altoona fire that sent seven to hospitalRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | O-R Online

    Officials said an elderly woman was burned and a man who got out from an attic window were taken to UPMC Altoona for treatment.

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  15. Donald D. WhitfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Altoona Mirror

    He was born in Altoona, son of Ernest Roy and Ida May Whitfield. He was twice married, first to Iris Mildred Ake; she died May 25, 1995.

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  16. Lisa A. CullenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Altoona Mirror

    Surviving are her mother, with whom she resided; her grandmother, Frances Cullen Clinger of Duncansville; aunts: Carol Doll, Kay Monahan, Beverly Dawn McKinney and Frances Brown ; an uncle, Vincent Cullen ; her goddaughter, Lindsey Miller; her companion, Charles Gibbons of Tyrone; and numerous cousins. Lisa was a graduate of Altoona Area High School.

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  17. Anna Marie AllshouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Altoona Mirror

    She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Henry "Harry" and Annie Sanker. She married William C. Allshouse on May 30, 1952, and he preceded her in death on April 10, 1997.

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  18. Police: Man Urinated Outside Pa. Home Before Stealing Residents' CandyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... Earl Munoz who remained jailed Tuesday. The Johnstown man faces a preliminary hearing Sept. 24 for the burglary Altoona police say occurred shortly after 4:25 a.m. Saturday. The Altoona Mirror ( http://bit.ly/1s4YT2S ) reports the couple first saw ...

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  19. Drunk prowler had a craving for Chick-O-SticksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... a handful of Chick-O-Sticks from their candy bowl. Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1s6cIOC ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) - Police say a central Pennsylvania couple saw a man urinating with his pants down around his ankles moments before he ...

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  20. BriefcaseRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | Altoona Mirror

    ... winners will be announced at a celebration dinner Dec. 4 in Lancaster. Small-medium sized companies: Reliance Bank, Altoona; Mutual Benefit Group, Huntingdon; In-Shore Technologies Inc., Johnstown; 1st Summit Bank, Johnstown; Wessel & Co., ...

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