Sunday Aug 24
Edna C. Carney
Surviving are her husband, William, of Hollidaysburg; two daughters: Jennifer O'Brien and Mary Castillo in New Jersey; six grandchildren; two stepsons: Thomas of Philadelphia and Gerald of Hollidaysburg; five siblings: Faye Szebin of Altoona, Homer of York, Linda Dodson of Tipton, Merrill of Altoona and Bonita Wertz of East Freedom; and numerous ... (more)
Cocaine suspect to face trial
Larry I. Bowman Jr., 37, of Quinton, Va., allegedly sold cocaine supplied by convicted dealer Jermaine Samuel, 34, who was sentenced last year to 461/2 to 103 years in prison for his role in overseeing an operation that police said brought cocaine in from Baltimore to sell out of the Corner Bar & Grill at 1001 Eighth Ave. Bowman was charged in 2013 ... (more)
Julia B. Jenkins
Julia B. Jenkins, 74, Claysburg, formerly of Marmora, N.J., passed away Tuesday at the Altoona Center for Nursing Care.
Support for Night Out grows
With a cavalcade of police cars, ambulances and fire trucks, the 30th Night Out Against Crime kicked off in Duncansville with a "It's nice to see the crowds," Duncansville Police Chief James Ott said on Tuesday night as families strolled among the tables and displays outside the Antique Depot in Duncansville, which hosts the annual event as part of ... (more)
Storm causes several outages
A severe thunderstorm knocked out power to a number of area residents Sunday night, according to information compiled by Penelec.