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  1. Frozen custard shop to open in DoverRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    ... be the couple's second Meadows franchise. The Meadows started in 1950 in Hollidaysburg, Blair County just south of Altoona. Over the years, the location became known as a hot spot for custard - a dessert treat similar to ice cream that's made with ...

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  2. Charles Edward - Charlie' Fisher Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    He was born in Altoona, son of the late Earl Fisher and Ruth Fisher Andrews. On April 20, 1957, he married Annabelle Mae Clapper in Altoona.

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  3. AASD leader: Expand Pleasant Valley schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    ... ay consider. A fire that damaged a city duplex and forced two families out of their homes has been ruled accidental. Altoona ...

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  4. Theodora Love - Teddi' LeidenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Altoona Mirror

    She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late George A. and Dorothea P. Wolf. On April 21, 1951, she married Richard W. Surviving are seven children: Mary C. Nosek and husband, John T., of Haddonfield, N.J., Patience L. Robbins and husband, Joseph Robbins, of Greenbelt, Md., Adam J. Leiden and wife, Rose Massaro, of Hollidaysburg, Charles W. Leiden and wife, Barbara Wertz, of Altoona, Margareta Smith and husband, Gregory A., of Laurel, Md., Benjamin F. Leiden and wife, Bonnie Pasquino, of Altoona and Leah Leiden of Altoona; 11 grandchildren: Luke, Andrew, Nick, Hannah, Grace, Ashley, John Michael, Christopher, Therese, Sam and Jackie; and a brother, Gerald P. Wolf in Florida.

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  5. Richard P. - Dick' PicanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Altoona Mirror

    He was born in Altoona, son of the late Frank and Mary Picano. He was formerly married to Janice Long Ruggles of Hollidaysburg.

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  6. Resolution needed for patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Altoona Mirror

    On June 10 of 2000, I was a 41-year-old triage nurse at Altoona Hospital when I felt my first Parkinson's tremor. Now, nearly 17 years later, I'm happy to tell you that I am still living the dream right here in central Pennsylvania.

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  7. Long lost class ring returnedRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 19 | Altoona Mirror

    ... times and to get the call that someone found it. I never thought it would show up." Like many of his peers, the 1967 Altoona High School graduate purchased a class ring to wear during his senior year. On a cold, February night, Wilt wore the ring to ...

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  8. DeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Altoona Mirror

    Nancy and Barry Huey Sr. and John, Marilyn, Richard and Irene Raymond to Joshua Bookhammer, property at 532 Walnut St., Roaring Spring, $88,000. Morley and Carol Cohn to Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament Charitable Trust and Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament Parish, property at 1213 14th St., Altoona, and 1401-1407 13th Ave., Altoona, $290,000.

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  9. H. Marie (Williams) FeatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Altoona Mirror

    ... nd officiating. Interment will be at Alto-Reste Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the Altoona Bible Church, 3017 Union Ave., Altoona, PA 16602.

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  10. Brokerages Set Shenandoah Telecommunications Co (SHEN) Target Price at $35.33Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | IntersportsWire

    ... provides digital wireless service to a portion of over four-state area covering the region from Harrisburg, York and Altoona, Pennsylvania, to Harrisonburg, Virginia; Cable segment, which provides video, Internet and voice services in franchise ...

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  11. Gabriel M. - Gabe' BrunoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Altoona Mirror

    He was born in Altoona, son of the late Vito Donato and Lucia Bruno. On Aug. 20, 1966, he married Marian A. Moffa at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Altoona.

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  12. Garth A. Freet Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Altoona Mirror

    Surviving are his wife of 16 years, Jennifer L. Freet; two sons: Dylan and Owen, both at home; his parents; his stepmother, Michele; two sisters: Krystal and Kimberly; four brothers: T.J., Joshua, Nathan and Isaiah; and his parents-in-law, James and Elizabeth Bettwy, all of Altoona. Garth was a 1998 graduate of Altoona Area High School.

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  13. Kimmel opening to other districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Altoona Mirror

    Altoona Area School District is opening its William P. Kimmel Alternative School to all Blair County districts next school year. "It's a way to ensure the program doesn't lose money, and it gives other districts a way to provide alternative education to their students without going to private companies," The school board this week approved Prijatelj's proposal to charge outside districts tuition to send their students to the school.

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  14. Former sub shop owner to face charges in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Altoona Mirror

    ... felony theft by deception and felony receiving stolen property. HOLLIDAYSBURG - A Blair County jury has acquitted an Altoona man of criminal mischief in a case that grew out of ...

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  15. Florence Rose - Honey' FalboRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Altoona Mirror

    ... death on Sept. 4, 2002, after having shared 42 years of marriage. Surviving are a son, Thomas and wife, LaVonne, of Altoona; two grandchildren: Lindsey Rose Falbo of Baltimore, Md., and Evan Michael Falbo of Ebensburg; and two step-grandchildren: ...

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  16. AccuWeather VP Announces Candidacy for Harris Township SupervisorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Statecollege.com

    An Altoona native, Frank graduated from Penn State in 1994. He went on to hold leadership positions with several advertising agencies in Baltimore and was director of advertising for the Baltimore Orioles.

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  17. Magisterial district judgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Altoona Mirror

    Corey C. Grant, 25, 1617 Second Ave., charged by Altoona police with theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property at his residence Jan. 6, 2016. Charges were held for court Dec. 21. Devin M. Miller, 25, 632 W. 15th St., Tyrone, charged by Altoona police with two counts of resisting arrest, DUI and five summary traffic violations on the 3300 block of Beale Avenue Oct. 30. David J. Altemara, 33, 524 Fifth Ave., Apt.

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  18. SentencingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Altoona Mirror

    ... than a year old, the Mirror publishes them in the interest of complete reporting. Bryant Stahl, 27, 870 26th St., Altoona, sentenced Jan. 30, 2015, to $100 fine and six months' probation after pleading no contest to unsworn falsification to ...

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  19. Mountain Lions continue to play well lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Altoona Mirror

    Doug West is a firm believer that it's much more important to finish a regular season strong than it is to begin a season on a high note and tail off at the end. As the regular season winds down and the playoffs loom, the Altoona Area High School boys basketball coach has been very pleased with what he's been seeing from his players in recent weeks.

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  20. Nicholas T. BalestinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Altoona Mirror

    He was born in Altoona, son of the late Joseph and Amelia Balestino. On June 28, 1969, he married Pauline Glashauser at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Coupon.

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