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A mid-sized city in central Pennsylvania, Altoona once changed its name to "POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold, Pennsylvania," for two months to promote the city, as well as the film by the same name, by documentarian Morgan Spurlock "Super Size Me!"). The city has over 46,000 residents and its located in the middle of Blair County. Interestingly, it's the only city in the U.S. that imposes no property tax on buildings, but instead on land values only.

Population: 46320
Local Newspapers: Altoona Mirror
Local Sports Teams: Altoona Curve (Minor League Baseball)
Local Colleges: Penn State Altoona

Zip Codes associated with altoona, pennsylvania: 16601 16602 16603
Towns/Cities near altoona, pennsylvania : Hollidaysburg Bellwood Tipton Duncansville Tyrone Ebensburg

Altoona News
Man Assaulted On West College Ave. Early Sunday Morning

A 21-year-old man was assaulted on West College Ave. between South Atherton St. and South Patterson St. around 2:30 a.m. Sunday morning, according to a press release from the State College Police Department. He was found lying in the grass on the 500 block of West College Ave. with injuries to his face and head.

Frustration heaped upon frustration

Imagine this: You have been a loyal employee of a company for 15 years. Then, suddenly, your boss calls you into her office to tell you that the company is cutting back and must let you go.

Police arrest chase suspect

A high-speed chase on I-99 ended with spike strips and the arrest of a Blair County woman wanted on drug charges. Stephanie Duffield, 56, of Duncansville was taken into custody Wednesday night after leading state police on a chase down I-99, according to Trooper Jeff Petucci of Troop G in Hollidaysburg.

Overcoming Opioids: The Quest for Less Addictive Drugs

Heidi Wyandt, 27, puts on her coat to leave the Altoona Center for Clinical Research in Altoona, Pennsylvania., March 29, 2017, where she is helping test an experimental non-opioid pain medication for chronic back pain related to a work related injury she received in 2014. Tummy tucks really hurt.

Clearfield Municipal Authority Hears About Cost Savings by Purchasing Backhoe

Board members heard an update on cost savings between subcontracting and purchasing a backhoe for excavation during yesterday's Clearfield Municipal Authority meeting. Last month, the board asked Manager John Williams to research how much it costs to subcontract an excavator every year versus the cost of purchasing one and what the savings would be.

Police: Man attacked ER workers

Evan L. Pratt, 40, of 816 Lexington Ave., was allegedly drunk when he had to be restrained in the emergency room of UPMC Altoona about 3:30 p.m. Saturday, according to Altoona police. Pratt allegedly grabbed a UPMC Altoona police officer around the head and kicked two workers, who both required medical attention, after he became unruly.

Companies work to create less addictive drugs

Heidi Wyandt, 27, holds a handful of her medication bottles at the Altoona Center for Clinical Research in Altoona, Pa., where she is helping test an experimental non-opioid pain medication for chronic back pain related to a work related injury she received in 2014, in this photo taken on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Tummy tucks really hurt.

Overcoming Opioids: The quest for less addictive drugs

Heidi Wyandt, 27, puts on her coat to leave the Altoona Center for Clinical Research in Altoona, Pa., on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, where she is helping test an experimental non-opioid pain medication for chronic back pain related to a work related injury she received in 2014. With about 2 million Americans hooked on opioid painkillers, researchers and drug companies are searching for less addictive drugs to treat pain.

Volunteers helping groups succeed

Mirror photo by Gary M. Baranec / Frank Hibernik of Hollidaysburg is a volunteer at UPMC Altoona who serves Communion to Catholic patients. At UPMC Altoona, 350 active volunteers served 52,000 hours in 2016.

Retired Altoona school teacher still sharing her knowledge, Mixed-media fiber art

Artist Sharon Wall[/caption]Sharon Wall always knew she would be an artist, even when as a young child, she painted rocks with mud she stirred in her Altoona yard. While studying art at Penn State Altoona, she learned that art is more than drawing and painting, and she fell in love with fabric and how it looks painted and layered and even quilted.

ATV strikes deer in Pennsylvania, killing softball standout

Authorities say an all-terrain vehicle struck a deer and overturned on a central Pennsylvania road, killing a high school standout softball player. State police in Blair County said the accident happened at about 4:15 a.m. Friday along Knob Road in Greenfield Township.

Web Press Operators

Job Description North American Communications, a leader in the Direct Mail Industry, is looking for Web Press Operators for it's Duncansville, Pennsylvania location. Located in Central PA, NAC has been in continual operation since incorporated in 1979.

New church to make - impact'

While Center City Church could be considered a non-denominational church, Pastor Jim Kilmartin said a more appropriate way to define the church would be to say it's a church will be launched this weekend, with special services celebrating its official opening in the former Pleasant Valley Assembly of God building, located behind Dean Patterson along Pleasant Valley Boulevard. Services begin at 7 p.m. tonight at the church, 801 Pleasant Valley Blvd., Altoona.

Spiritual notes

In celebration of Law Day on April 21, Saint Francis University will hold its annual Red Mass for all faiths. The public is invited to attend the Mass, which will be celebrated by Bishop Mark Bartchak, bishop of the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown.

Altoona Man Charged for Allegedly Setting Philipsburg House Fire

A 42-year-old Altoona man, Erick J. Karlson, is facing arson and related charges in connection with a house fire he allegedly set Wednesday on East Presqueisle Street in Philipsburg Borough. According to state police at Philipsburg, around 3:30 p.m. - 3:40 p.m., a male witness saw Karlson arrive at the house.

AG Josh Shapiro announces second major drug bust of week

A $5 million drug pipeline in York and Blair counties resulted in 15 arrests, Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro said Monday. Another round of arrests was announced Thursday.

Cause of Coalport House Fire Remains Undetermined

The house caught fire at 1 a.m. Wednesday at 520 Railroad St. When it was discovered, flames were already burning through the roof of the house. State police say all three occupants - two adults and a child - were taken to Altoona for treatment of injuries sustained as a result of the fire.

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