Altoona, Pennsylvania

What is Altoona, Pennsylvania known for?


game shows

''. At the same time, WTAJ in Altoona, Pennsylvania, did run the program and was viewable in the eastern part of the Pittsburgh market. Also, CBS affiliate WTRF in Wheeling, West Virginia was viewable in Pittsburgh and to the west. KDKA also preempted the 10 a.m. hour of game shows and reruns from CBS at various points. KDKA also produced plenty of local programs such as Evening Magazine, People Are Talking, and local news. KDKA TV also occasionally pre-empted primetime CBS


program history

service, subsidized by the Essential Air Service program. History The airport was dedicated in 1948 as '''Johnstown Municipal Airport''',and at one time was served by both Allegheny Airlines and Mohawk (Mohawk Airlines). When US Airways ended service to Altoona (Altoona, Pennsylvania) and Pittsburgh, United Express picked it up with service to Altoona and Washington-Dulles. '''Robert


construction technique

engineer on the Norristown Railroad and engaged in bridge and tunnel construction. On August 30, 1838, he married Ann Cecelia Keller in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. They eventually had seven sons and four daughters. In 1839, he designed and patented a novel bridge construction technique that is known as the Haupt Truss (truss bridge); examples of bridges he constructed with this technique are in Altoona (Altoona, Pennsylvania) and Ardmore, Pennsylvania, both from 1854. 102. Altoona (Altoona, Pennsylvania) - State College (State College, Pennsylvania) - Johnstown (Johnstown, Pennsylvania) '''WTAJ-TV 10 (32)''' '''Canoe Creek State Park''' is a


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Pennsylvania State University. He had his first professional newspaper job with the Altoona Mirror in 1966.historic&date Dec+11,+1981&author &pub Chicago+Tribune&desc Awards+for+excellence+to+13+Tribune+staffers&pqatl google Awards for excellence to 13 Tribune staffers, '' The Chicago Tribune


high quot

and maintenance complex. Altoona was incorporated as a borough on February 6, 1854, and as a city under legislation approved on April 3, 1867, and February 8, 1868. Altoona One explanation of the city's name is that the word "Altoona" is a derivative of the Latin word ''altus'', meaning "high".

, which he had bestowed upon the new town in the belief that it was a Cherokee word meaning "the high lands of great worth." In the Cherokee language there is a word eladuni, which means "high lands," or "where it is high"; but to a Cherokee, Allatoona and eladuni are so different that the former could hardly be derived from the latter.


news de

conversion. On 8th August, 2008, WJAC-TV unveiled a new set designed by FX Group in Orlando, Florida. http: www.wjactv.com 60thanniversary 17122940 detail.html http: tribune-democrat.com local x519170492 WJAC-news-de-emphasizes-channel-number-undergoes-makeover The station also unveiled a new graphics package and changed its on-air branding from its long standing "Channel 6" to "WJAC-TV" as different cable companies now

carry the station on different channels. http: tribune-democrat.com local x519170492 WJAC-news-de-emphasizes-channel-number-undergoes-makeover In addition to its main studios, the station operates bureaus in State College (State College, Pennsylvania), Altoona (Altoona, Pennsylvania), and DuBois (DuBois, Pennsylvania). airdate October 13, 1986 (1986 in television) location Johnstown (Johnstown, Pennsylvania) Altoona


significant+focus

recent revitalization efforts, Altoona's downtown maintains a significant level of economic vitality and hosts few office and residential vacancies. The downtown maintains a significant focus on pedestrian-oriented development (Walkability), as evidenced by the presence of more pedestrian bridges and underpasses across the railroad tracks (connecting the two parts of downtown) than automobile crossings. Penn State Altoona has bought several downtown buildings


working part

family of three sons and two daughters. Herman attended school by working part time to pay his tuition. He was appointed to the United States Military Academy at the age of 14 by President (President of the United States) Andrew Jackson. He graduated in 1835 and was commissioned a second lieutenant (second lieutenant#United States) in the 3rd U.S. Infantry that July. However, he resigned his commission on September 30, 1835, to become a civil engineer. He worked as a construction engineer on the Norristown Railroad and engaged in bridge and tunnel construction. On August 30, 1838, he married Ann Cecelia Keller in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. They eventually had seven sons and four daughters. In 1839, he designed and patented a novel bridge construction technique that is known as the Haupt Truss (truss bridge); examples of bridges he constructed with this technique are in Altoona (Altoona, Pennsylvania) and Ardmore, Pennsylvania, both from 1854. 102. Altoona (Altoona, Pennsylvania) - State College (State College, Pennsylvania) - Johnstown (Johnstown, Pennsylvania) '''WTAJ-TV 10 (32)''' '''Canoe Creek State Park''' is a


political family

. It is, as of 2011, being held for restoration at the B&O Railroad Museum in Baltimore. This crash also inspired the finale for the 1976 film, ''Silver Streak (Silver Streak (1976 film)).'' Born in 1813 in Livermore, Maine to a prominent political family, Washburn organized the Maine Republican Party from 1854 onward. He was the 29th (List of Governors of Maine) Governor of Maine from 1861 to 1863. During the American Civil War, he helped recruit Federal government


service style

maintains 4 engines, 1 ladder truck, 1 heavy-rescue truck, plus an assistant chief on duty. Also, all 4 main engines carry the AMKUS Jaws of Life equipment. class "wikitable" - ! Station !! Apparatus Number !! Apparatus Type !! Status - style "text-align: center;" rowspan "2" 310 311 Rescue-Engine Pumper In service - 351 Aerial Ladder Truck In service - style "text-align: center;" rowspan "4" 320 312 Rescue-Engine Pumper

Altoona, Pennsylvania

'''Altoona''' is a city in Blair County (Blair County, Pennsylvania), Pennsylvania, United States. It is the principal city of the Altoona Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA). The population was 46,320 at the time of the 2010 Census (2010 United States Census), making it the tenth most populous city in Pennsylvania. The Altoona MSA includes all of Blair County and was recorded as having a population of 127,089 at the 2010 Census (2010 United States Census), radius of the Altoona city center according to U.S. Census zip code population data. This includes the adjacent boroughs of Hollidaysburg (Hollidaysburg, PA) and Duncansville (Duncansville, PA), adjacent townships of Logan (Logan Township, Blair County, PA), Allegheny (Allegheny Township, Blair County, PA), Blair (Blair Township, PA), Frankstown (Frankstown Township, PA), Antis (Antis Township, Blair County, PA), and Tyrone (Tyrone Township, Blair County, PA), as well as nearby boroughs of Bellwood (Bellwood, PA) and Newry (Newry, PA).

Having grown around the railroad (Rail transport) industry, under the direction of Teresa Cheung. Prominent landmarks include the Horseshoe Curve (Horseshoe Curve (Pennsylvania)), the Railroaders Memorial Museum, the Juniata Shops of the Altoona Works, the Mishler Theatre, the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament (Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament (Altoona)), and the Jaffa Shrine Center.

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