Local News 4-16-13

Altoona Speaker to Draw Crowd

NFL quarterback and former Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow will speak tonight at the Blair County Convention Center in Duncansville. Tebow’s presentation is part of the Penn State Altoona Speaker Series. Tonight’s event begins at 7 pm. 

PA Taxpayers Granted Relief

 Pennsylvania taxpayers will have until midnight, tonight to file their 2012 state tax returns. A computer problem prevented some residents from using the state’s online tax filing resources yesterday. According to a Pennlive.com article, the Tax Foundation praised Pennsylvania as one of only five states that simplified finding tax information online down to three clicks or less.