The American Red Cross is urging healthy donors of all blood types to give blood or platelets to ensure a strong blood supply for patients as the U.S. braces for flu season while in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

COALPORT — A once collaborative relationship between the Coalport Area Coal Museum and the Glendale Area Public Library has apparently dissolved, as an emailed notice to the museum from the library stated they no longer want to share telephone access in the community building, which houses b…

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Joseph Gates, formerly of Beaver Valley, is an O.R./ surgical technician with Texas Pain Physicians in San Antonio, Texas.

DUNCANSVILLE — Commander Lloyd Peck cordially invites Blair County War Veterans Council members and central Pennsylvania National Guard and Veterans Association members participating in the Altoona Veterans Parade on Saturday, Nov. 7 at 10 a.m. to start the day with a complimentary breakfast…

HOUTZDALE — Caprio’s Beverages of Houtzdale, Madera Moose of Madera, and Berg Construction of Houtzdale, along with all of the Moose members who attended the Madera Moose annual picnic on Sept. amassed more than $3,000 that was used to purchase food to donate to the Houtzdale Food Pantry.