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February 18, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Economy topic of chamber meeting

The current economic growth rates are not a recession but they are mild, said a Pittsburgh-based... More...

Top of th' Morning

U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster said the payroll tax credit extension is not perfect but is... More...

Special Sections

Local

Extension to conduct gardening seminars

Penn State Extension will conduct six different educational seminars for weekend gardeners at the... More...

Little dogs rule!

Another blue — a blue heeler, that is — is Nana. She’s 5 months old,... More...

Judge halts work amid Pa. gas pipeline court fight

LAPORTE, Pa. (AP) — A judge has issued a temporary halt to construction and tree clearing on... More...

Local Sports

Half a dozen Bulldogs reach D6 semifinals

ALTOONA — Six Claysburg wrestlers are still in the running for a District 6-AA championship... More...

Bedford wrestlers post another unbeaten regular campaign

Bedford going undefeated in the regular season in wrestling must be old hat for all the coverage... More...

Hole In One

Cameron Sprowls of Bedford aced the No. 3 hole at the Frog Hollow Golf Club near Wilmington,... More...

How much is the doggy in the window?

Lost dog featured in window display

How much is the doggy in the... More...

Broad Top man gets new heart

After surpassing medical odds a quarter of a century ago, a Broad Top City man was blessed with a... More...

Glenn fever returns 50 years after historic flight

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — John Glenn fever gripped Cape Canaveral on Friday, just as it did... More...

Obituaries

Mary Jane Whitesell - 2017-02-24
Theresa M. Buratty - 2017-02-23
Helen D. Imler - 2017-02-23
Deidre M. Snyder - 2017-02-23
Todd A. Goldizen - 2017-02-23
Jason C. Bush - 2017-02-22
Kenneth R. Mowry - 2017-02-22
Don M. Elbin - 2017-02-22
Thomas E. Bingham - 2017-02-21
John E. Criswell - 2017-02-21
Grace A. Weimer - 2017-02-21
William M. Strayer Jr. - 2017-02-20
Dale L. Price - 2017-02-18
Nancy Green - 2017-02-18
Sandy M. Crawford - 2017-02-17
Sharon Sinclair-Snyder - 2017-02-17
Mary Jane Whitesell - 2017-02-17
Margaret F. Entrekin - 2017-02-17
L. Faith Horner - 2017-02-17
Jennifer (Angelo) Meck - 2017-02-16
Mark (Marck) Robinson - 2017-02-16
Ruby V. Shroyer - 2017-02-16
Thomas L. Spencer - 2017-02-14
Paul M. Calhoun - 2017-02-13
Richard A. May - 2017-02-13
Brent Allen Pensyl - 2017-02-13
Glen M. Johnson - 2017-02-11
Lois Mae Sollenberger - 2017-02-11
Stanley W. Corley Sr. - 2017-02-10
Michael Brady Rininger - 2017-02-10
Cheyanne Marie Powell - 2017-02-10
Dacota Emily Powell - 2017-02-10
Mark B. Atkinson - 2017-02-09
Shirley M. Conner - 2017-02-09
S. June Gosnell - 2017-02-09
Harold Grant Bishop - 2017-02-08
Arnold R. Miller - 2017-02-08
Minnie E. Miller - 2017-02-07

Regional Classifieds
  • Blattenberger's GENERAL CONTRACTING Interior-Exterior PAINTING ROOFS Shingle or Metal ELECTRICAL PLUMBING INSULATION DECKS Built -Stained-Sealed DRYWALL- Hanging Finishing or Repair WINDOWS-DOORS Kitchen/Bath Remodeling SIDING, SOFFIT & FASCIA FLOORING Tile- Hardwood- Laminate Refinishing WIND, WATER OR FIRE DAMAGE A Veteran-Owned Company Free Estimates Fully Insured ¥ PA008349 (814)623-5233 (814)285-6514
  • 859A PUBLIC NOTICE OF BEDFORD BOROUGH BUILDING CODE BOARD OF APPEALS PUBLIC HEARING Notice is hereby given that William Defibaugh, P.E., Engineer for the Appellant, David Heller, 109 Heller Railroad Street, Bedford, PA has requested a hearing before the Bedford Borough Building Code Board of Appeals. The Appellant requests an appeal of a decision by the Municipal Building Code Official from the Uniform Construction Code requirements for a Sprinkler System per IBC 2009, Section 903.2.1.2. Group A3 at property located at 109 Railroad Street, Bedford, PA 15522. The hearing shall be held at the Bedford County Courthouse, 200 S. Juliana St., Room 110, Bedford, PA on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 at 09:00 am. If you are a person with a disability and wish to attend the meeting scheduled for March 8th and require any auxiliary aid, service, or other accommodations to participate, please contact Beverly Geller at the Borough Office or at 814-623-8192 to discuss how Bedford Borough may best accommodate your needs.
  • Power Line Construction company is hiring laborers. Send resumes to Bedford Gazette, P.O. Box 01345, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • BEDFORD AREA- 2-BEDROOM HOUSE, like new, all appliances included, $825/mo. Phone 814-285-7412.
  • Help Wanted- Full-time dependable Class A CDL resume wanted. 40 CPM. Flexible hours. Home daily but on occasion, out overnight. Must have experience. Fax resume to 814-623-1638.
  • 844A BID NOTICE Everett Area School District is soliciting sealed bids on ART, JANITORIAL, & ATHLETIC SUPPLIES. Specifications and/or bid documents may be obtained online at www.everett.k12.pa.us or by calling (814)652-9114 x 2104. Bids are due in the Business Office no later than 3:00 p.m. on March 22, 2017 at which time bids will be publicly opened. The School Board reserves the right to reject any or all bids or any part or any bid and to waiver technical defects if, in its judgement, the best interest of the School District will be thus served. Theresa L. Smith Board Secretary
  • WHEN PLACING YOUR classified ad get extra attention in TODAY'S BEST BUYS! Ask your ad rep for details
  • Saxton Treasure - Emporium - Crafts, Antiques & Furnishings Vendor spaces available! Winter Hours: Tue-Sat: 10-4; Sunday 12-3 Closed Monday 800 Main Street, Saxton, PA (814)635-2152
  • HIRING! Valley Community Services is hiring several Home and Community Habilitation Staff to provide supports in the home and community setting in the Bedford County Area. ¥Services offer competitive wages and flexible scheduling. HCH Staff help individuals with intellectual disabilities improve and maintain daily living skills and participate in community activities. Must be dependable and have good communication skills. High school diploma or a GED and valid PA driver's license and pre-employment drug testing required, so is the ability to obtain background clearances. Experience preferred but not required. If interested, please contact Kelly Fetsko at 814-418-3425 or kfetsko@valleycs.org. EOE
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.

State/National

News Briefs

Terror suspect arrested near Capitol... More...

Philly diocese alters plan for school closures

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — After hearing appeals, the Archdiocese of Philadelphia announced Friday... More...

Pittsburgh Zoo welcomes baby

Moka, a western lowland gorilla, cradles her newborn baby Thursday at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG... More...

Editorial

Bailing on CNN debate

Guest editorial

Hard-core political junkies and Newt Gingrich were undoubtedly disappointed when CNN cancelled its... More...

162 reasons to marry

—Ethics & Religion

Those of us who believe in marriage are not doing a good job. The marriage rate has plunged 54... More...

Flights of fancy

Just Dessert

A ccording to The Wall Street Journal, which doesn’t get hysterical about these matters,... More...

State/National Sports

AP source: Yanks agree to trade Burnett to Pirates

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees agreed Friday to trade much maligned pitcher A.J. Burnett to... More...

Pirates president Coonelly optimistic about 2012

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Pittsburgh Pirates president Frank Coonelly borrows an analogy from... More...

Crosby skates with team but still not symptom free

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby joined his Pittsburgh Penguins teammates on the ice for the... More...

Vital Statistics

Generations gather for photo

Baby Zoey Ward is pictured in this five-generation photo with, seated, her... More...

Mr. and Mrs. George Felix mark 65th

George and Doris Felix of Alum Bank celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Feb. 4.  The... More...

Barkmans honored as King and Queen, to mark 73rd anniversary Sunday

The Pennknoll Village 2012 Valentine’s Day King and Queen are John and Guila Barkman. ... More...