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Stories with place: Altoona
  • Police say 4 firefighters called in false alarms for thrills 
    Updated: May-17-16 7:58 am

    ALTOONA, Pennsylvania - Police say four central Pennsylvania volunteer firefighters called in five false alarms earlier this year because they enjoyed the thrill of riding in fire trucks.

  • Diocese to hold prayer services for sex abuse victims story has photos
    Updated: May-16-16 10:25 pm

    HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pennsylvania - A Roman Catholic diocese is planning to hold several prayer services for sexual abuse victims more than two months after a Pennsylvania grand jury found two former bishops helped cover up the sexual abuse of hundreds of children by dozens of clergy over four decades.

  • Pennsylvania hotel worker to return to India after assaults 
    Updated: May-09-16 9:17 am

    HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pennsylvania - A former central Pennsylvania hotel worker has agreed to return to India and stay out of the county where he was accused of sexually assaulting two hotel guests.

  • Female inmates record books for their children 
    Updated: May-08-16 1:59 pm

    ALTOONA, Pennsylvania - Many children buy flowers or take their moms out to dinner for Mother's Day, but the idea is to spend time with the women who raised them.