Altoona, PA - Blair County - Blair County Pennsylvania Links

FREE Newsletter

Our Altoona, PA directory offers information about Blair County including downtown Altoona, Blair County. Check out our : movie listings, real estate guide, Employment and Jobs, the take out and delivery guide, and our business directory

View All Local News Coverage →

Altoona News

Local NewsPSU Campus NewsSports NewsBlogs

All Local News

 
Penn State Football: 2015 Recruiting Class Packs Balance, Talent, And Room For Growth Penn State Football: 2015 Recruiting Class Packs Balance, Talent, And Room For Growth
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Six offensive players and six defensive players make up the recruiting haul so far with a mixture of positions on each side of the ball. In total, nine different position are represented with receivers, running backs, and defensive ends being the only positions represented more than once. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Fielding Punts Key For Huff As Return Units Take Shape Penn State Football: Fielding Punts Key For Huff As Return Units Take Shape
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We've got a process at how to catch punts. A lot of teams put a guy back there and if he can catch it, great. We teach our guys how to catch it, there's a mechanism about it, a system," Huff said. "In order to be a good punt returner you have to be able and willing to field every ball, and tha [Read More]
Blair County Man Accused of Starting Apartment Fire
2 days ago - WRTA.com
wrta.com  - A man accused of start­ing an apart­ment fire last week was sched­uled to appear in court yes­ter­day, but the pre­lim­i­nary hear­ing has been resched­uled for next month.Police say 23-year old Bryan Flick­er­ing from Blair County [Read More]
Women’s Health Expo
2 days ago - WRTA.com
wrta.com - The Breast Can­cer Women’s Health Insti­tute of Cen­tra PA is spon­sor­ing a Women’s Healthy Liv­ing Expo at the Tyrone Hos­pi­tal Cam­pus on April 26th. The expo will expose women to solu­tions for com­mon health issues, and will [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hackenberg Living Up To The Hype In The Eyes Of Donovan Penn State Football: Hackenberg Living Up To The Hype In The Eyes Of Donovan
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"He is everything you would hope he would be," Offensive coordinator John Donovan said after the Blue White game. "We always saw him at a distance, so the first time you meet with him and the first time you see him throw and the first time you interact with him and he keeps learning the offense m [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Answering Meyer's Challenge, Already Setting Stage For Marquee Weekend Penn State Football: Franklin Answering Meyer's Challenge, Already Setting Stage For Marquee Weekend
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We do need to as a conference, need to keep pushing that envelope to be better," said Meyer of Big Ten recruiting. "Our whole conversation [at the Big Ten coaches meeting] needs to be about 'how do we recruit?' [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nine Assistants Set To Join Franklin During Caravan Tour Penn State Football: Nine Assistants Set To Join Franklin During Caravan Tour
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State fans are already set to meet James Franklin and several other head coaches across Penn State athletics, but now they'll have a chance to hear from all of Franklin's assistants. In total, Franklin will be joined by nine head coaches and nine assistant coaches by the end of Penn State's [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Wednesday, April., 16 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Wednesday, April., 16
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State, State College and Centre County are making news all over cyberspace. Every weekday at noon we post links to some of the most noteworthy stories. [Read More]
Man Sentenced to Life Petitions for Bail
4 days ago - WRTA.com
wrta.com - He was sen­tenced to life in prison for the 1987 shoot­ing death of a 21-year old gas sta­tion clerk after rob­bing the store of $90. Now, William Paul Salts­man says he’s served enough time for the crime, and is ask­ing to be released on bail. Salts­man [Read More]
Mosquito Control Grants Distribution Planned
4 days ago - WRTA.com
wrta.com - Blair County is going to get a lit­tle help ward­ing off mos­qui­toes this sum­mer. The Depart­ment of Envi­ron­men­tal Pro­tec­tion announced nearly 2-point-1 mil­lion dol­lars in grants for West Nile Virus con­trol. Blair County [Read More]

All PSU Campus News

 
Penn State Football: 2015 Recruiting Class Packs Balance, Talent, And Room For Growth Penn State Football: 2015 Recruiting Class Packs Balance, Talent, And Room For Growth
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Six offensive players and six defensive players make up the recruiting haul so far with a mixture of positions on each side of the ball. In total, nine different position are represented with receivers, running backs, and defensive ends being the only positions represented more than once. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Fielding Punts Key For Huff As Return Units Take Shape Penn State Football: Fielding Punts Key For Huff As Return Units Take Shape
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We've got a process at how to catch punts. A lot of teams put a guy back there and if he can catch it, great. We teach our guys how to catch it, there's a mechanism about it, a system," Huff said. "In order to be a good punt returner you have to be able and willing to field every ball, and tha [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hackenberg Living Up To The Hype In The Eyes Of Donovan Penn State Football: Hackenberg Living Up To The Hype In The Eyes Of Donovan
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"He is everything you would hope he would be," Offensive coordinator John Donovan said after the Blue White game. "We always saw him at a distance, so the first time you meet with him and the first time you see him throw and the first time you interact with him and he keeps learning the offense m [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Answering Meyer's Challenge, Already Setting Stage For Marquee Weekend Penn State Football: Franklin Answering Meyer's Challenge, Already Setting Stage For Marquee Weekend
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We do need to as a conference, need to keep pushing that envelope to be better," said Meyer of Big Ten recruiting. "Our whole conversation [at the Big Ten coaches meeting] needs to be about 'how do we recruit?' [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nine Assistants Set To Join Franklin During Caravan Tour Penn State Football: Nine Assistants Set To Join Franklin During Caravan Tour
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State fans are already set to meet James Franklin and several other head coaches across Penn State athletics, but now they'll have a chance to hear from all of Franklin's assistants. In total, Franklin will be joined by nine head coaches and nine assistant coaches by the end of Penn State's [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Wednesday, April., 16 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Wednesday, April., 16
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State, State College and Centre County are making news all over cyberspace. Every weekday at noon we post links to some of the most noteworthy stories. [Read More]
Joe Paterno Voted Greatest Football Coach in Big Ten History Joe Paterno Voted Greatest Football Coach in Big Ten History
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Bill DiFilippo
Paterno — the No. 4 seed in the field — took down several legendary football coaches en route to being voted the winner in the ESPN B1G Coaches Tourney, where he bested longtime Nebraska coach and No. 3 seed Tom Osborne. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barnes 'All In' Heading Into Summer Penn State Football: Barnes 'All In' Heading Into Summer
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"He's a quiet leader," Shoop said. "He's not the most vocal guy and I think Deion has been beat up a little bit. He's the Big Ten Rookie of The Year two years ago and I keep hearing people say to me that he didn't have as good of a year last year and things like th [Read More]
Lady Lions Hoops: Maggie Lucas Drafted By The WNBA’s Phoenix Mercury Lady Lions Hoops: Maggie Lucas Drafted By The WNBA’s Phoenix Mercury
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Zach Berger
With the 21st overall pick in the WNBA Draft, the Phoenix Mercury selected standout Lady Lions guard Maggie Lucas. She was projected as high as a late first round pick in some mock drafts, but Lucas fell to the middle of the second round on Monday night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions' Clash With Buckeyes Set For 8 PM Kick Penn State Football: Nittany Lions' Clash With Buckeyes Set For 8 PM Kick
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Big Ten East Division clash between Penn State and Ohio State will kick at 8 p.m. and air on ABC, ESPN or ESPN2. The Nittany Lions and Buckeyes will be meeting in prime time for the sixth time in the past 10 seasons (2005, ’07, ’08, ’12, ’13, ‘14). [Read More]

All Altoona

 
Penn State Football: 2015 Recruiting Class Packs Balance, Talent, And Room For Growth Penn State Football: 2015 Recruiting Class Packs Balance, Talent, And Room For Growth
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Six offensive players and six defensive players make up the recruiting haul so far with a mixture of positions on each side of the ball. In total, nine different position are represented with receivers, running backs, and defensive ends being the only positions represented more than once. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Fielding Punts Key For Huff As Return Units Take Shape Penn State Football: Fielding Punts Key For Huff As Return Units Take Shape
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We've got a process at how to catch punts. A lot of teams put a guy back there and if he can catch it, great. We teach our guys how to catch it, there's a mechanism about it, a system," Huff said. "In order to be a good punt returner you have to be able and willing to field every ball, and tha [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hackenberg Living Up To The Hype In The Eyes Of Donovan Penn State Football: Hackenberg Living Up To The Hype In The Eyes Of Donovan
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"He is everything you would hope he would be," Offensive coordinator John Donovan said after the Blue White game. "We always saw him at a distance, so the first time you meet with him and the first time you see him throw and the first time you interact with him and he keeps learning the offense m [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Answering Meyer's Challenge, Already Setting Stage For Marquee Weekend Penn State Football: Franklin Answering Meyer's Challenge, Already Setting Stage For Marquee Weekend
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We do need to as a conference, need to keep pushing that envelope to be better," said Meyer of Big Ten recruiting. "Our whole conversation [at the Big Ten coaches meeting] needs to be about 'how do we recruit?' [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nine Assistants Set To Join Franklin During Caravan Tour Penn State Football: Nine Assistants Set To Join Franklin During Caravan Tour
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State fans are already set to meet James Franklin and several other head coaches across Penn State athletics, but now they'll have a chance to hear from all of Franklin's assistants. In total, Franklin will be joined by nine head coaches and nine assistant coaches by the end of Penn State's [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Wednesday, April., 16 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Wednesday, April., 16
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State, State College and Centre County are making news all over cyberspace. Every weekday at noon we post links to some of the most noteworthy stories. [Read More]
Joe Paterno Voted Greatest Football Coach in Big Ten History Joe Paterno Voted Greatest Football Coach in Big Ten History
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Bill DiFilippo
Paterno — the No. 4 seed in the field — took down several legendary football coaches en route to being voted the winner in the ESPN B1G Coaches Tourney, where he bested longtime Nebraska coach and No. 3 seed Tom Osborne. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barnes 'All In' Heading Into Summer Penn State Football: Barnes 'All In' Heading Into Summer
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"He's a quiet leader," Shoop said. "He's not the most vocal guy and I think Deion has been beat up a little bit. He's the Big Ten Rookie of The Year two years ago and I keep hearing people say to me that he didn't have as good of a year last year and things like th [Read More]
Lady Lions Hoops: Maggie Lucas Drafted By The WNBA’s Phoenix Mercury Lady Lions Hoops: Maggie Lucas Drafted By The WNBA’s Phoenix Mercury
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Zach Berger
With the 21st overall pick in the WNBA Draft, the Phoenix Mercury selected standout Lady Lions guard Maggie Lucas. She was projected as high as a late first round pick in some mock drafts, but Lucas fell to the middle of the second round on Monday night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions' Clash With Buckeyes Set For 8 PM Kick Penn State Football: Nittany Lions' Clash With Buckeyes Set For 8 PM Kick
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Big Ten East Division clash between Penn State and Ohio State will kick at 8 p.m. and air on ABC, ESPN or ESPN2. The Nittany Lions and Buckeyes will be meeting in prime time for the sixth time in the past 10 seasons (2005, ’07, ’08, ’12, ’13, ‘14). [Read More]

Welcome to Altoona PA

Welcome to the relaunched Altoona.com, the go-to website for Altoona , Pennsylvania, home to the Altoona Curve Minor League Team and the historic Horseshoes Curve Rail Road.

We’ve been busy redesigning the site, giving it a fresh, user-friendly look.

Our goal is to become your No. 1 resource for everything in the area, from community events, entertainment and dining to real estate and employment. Whether you’re a parent or a professional (or both), think of Altoona.com as one-stop shopping for information that’s vital to your life. Search for a business in our Business Directory or plan your weekend with our Community Calendar and Movie Theaters. We have it all covered.

Take a look around, and check back often for updates. Of course, if you have a suggestion or just want to say hello, drop us a note here. We look forward to getting to know our readers and welcome your Feedback as we continue to make changes

 

order food online