The 11th Hour - Guests & Topics April 11th-18th 2014
Monday April 14th Dr. Gabe Mirkin Dr. Dr. Gabe Mirkin on Fitness & Health Facebook page Dr. Mirkin on Twitter Tuesday April 15th David Ickes Wednesday April 16th Thursday April 17th Adam Conrad - Real...
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Dial N Deal - April 11th 2014
Keith Junior High School Varsity Jacket new, never worn, size XXL, stored in a non-smoking, no-pet home from 1990's - $130 Swatch Watch 1983 vintage, tennis grid design, model GW100, with red Swatch Guard, original packaging, needs battery,...
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The 11th Hour - Guest & Topics April 7th-11th 2014
Monday April 7th Master Gardener Tom Ford 472-7986 - Penn State Cooperative Extension/Balir County Facebook Tuesday April 8th David Ickes also WISE Woman of Blair Country Annual Tribute Dinner & Honorees April 16th - The...
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Dial N Deal - April 4th 2014
Dial N Deal - sponsored by R Style Furniture Boutique 508 South Kettle Street Altoona Yamaha Motif Keyboard 88 weighted keys, excellent condition valued at $4000, asling $2500 OBO Sammy, Altoona 312-5661 Roaring Spring Water...
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The 11th Hour Guests & Topics - March 31st-April 4th 2014
Monday March 31st Penn State Altoona Musicologist Jerry Zolten Chimpin' The Blues - Now on Vinyl! Jerry's Interview with R. Crumb Tuesday April 1st David Ickes Wednesday April 2nd The 11th Hour's Annual Almost-Last Minute...
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Among the Friday Lenten Fish Dinners in our area:
Through Good Friday the 18th:
Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 2716 Broad Avenue in Altoona
Takes outs at 3:30; Eat-in 4:30 to 7
$9 for adults, $6.50 for children under 12
Geeseytown FireCompany, starting 3pm until out
$9 for adults, $5 for 10 and under
Saint Patrick’s School in Newry 4:30 - 7pm
There’ll be an All-You-Can Eat Breakfast 7 to 10am Saturday April 19th at the Osceola Lodge 515 in Osceola Mills to benefit the Ryan Thomas Eagle Scout Project.  Cost is $6 for Adults, $3 for children
Six Mile Run Volunteer Fire Company will have a Turkey & Ham Buffet Easter Dinner Sunday April 20th from 11:30 until sold out.  It’s $10 for adults, $5 for children 5 to 12, 4 and under eat free.  Take-outs are $10.  The fire hall is at 1064 Six Mile Run Road
Our Lady of Fatima Parish in Altoona is having a Hoagie Sale for pickup April 23rd.  Choices are Classic ham, salami and bologna, or Healthy with smoked turkey.  They’re $6 each, and orders are due by noon April 21st by calling 942-0371
State Representative John McGinnis will host a free personal document shredding event 9am to Noon Friday April 25th at the District Office, 1331 12th Avenue in downtown Altoona.  No commercial or business shredding will be accepted.  It’s cosponsored by Burgmeier’s Shredding and the Altoona Police Department
The Blair/Clearfield Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired will host Free Vision Screenings for ages two to adult 9am to 4pm Friday April 25th at their office, 300 Fifth Avenue in Altoona.  For information call 944-2021
Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is 10am to 2pm Saturday April 26th.  You can turn in out-dated, unused or no longer needed prescription and over-the-counter drugs at the Pennsylvania State Police Barracks, 1510 North Juniata Street in Hollidaysburg and at the Tyrone Borough Police Department, 1100 Logan Avenue.  For information log onto
The Cresson Volunteer Fire Company’s Indoor Yard Sale will be 8am to 2pm Saturday April 26th at the Fire Hall, 223 Ashcroft Avenue 
St. Francis University’s Dorothy Day Center will hold their Annual Funfest Carnival for Kids Noon to 5pm Saturday April 26th.  There’ll be music, food, games and more for all ages.  Cost is $8 and benefits the Center’s Clients in need of clothing, furniture, groceries and utilities.  Canned food donations will also be accepted.  It’s in the Auxiliary Gym at The Stokes Athletic Center on the Loretto campus
The Hollidaysburg Area YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day Saturday April 26th is a free event featuring fun, games, rock climbing, bike safety, swimming and more.  It’s from 10 to 1 with special swimming activities from 1 to 4.  For details, call 695-4467 or log onto