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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

Jeffrey A. Bauman - 2017-08-17
Charles F. DeMoss - 2017-08-17
U. Thomas Langham - 2017-08-17
Henry E. Leppert - 2017-08-16
Mary O. Snider - 2017-08-16
Paul W. Williams - 2017-08-16
Raymond E. Diehl - 2017-08-15
Eva M. Boyer - 2017-08-14
Ann H. Shaffer - 2017-08-12
Elizabeth Mae Stuby - 2017-08-12
Donald C. Lambert - 2017-08-11
Richard W. Heming - 2017-08-10
April T. Ross - 2017-08-10
Betty J. Furmanchick - 2017-08-09
Verna Lucille Ritchey - 2017-08-09
Laurence J. Mateljan - 2017-08-08
Daniel G. Pensyl - 2017-08-08
Ruth V. Dermer - 2017-08-07
Ruth Shuey Risser - 2017-08-07
Mary R. Page - 2017-08-07
Delores R. Thomas - 2017-08-07
Merriam J. Shab Smith - 2017-08-07
Andrew J. Domonkos - 2017-08-05
Steven R. Smith - 2017-08-05
Stanford P. Boyer - 2017-08-04
Betty J. Furmanchick - 2017-08-04
Barry J. Leighty, II - 2017-08-04
Richard Lee Ritchey - 2017-08-03
Obit correction - 2017-08-02
Robin M. Hillegas - 2017-08-01
Lois A. Knisely - 2017-08-01
Harry Max McDannell - 2017-07-31
Lillian M. Pepple - 2017-07-31
Janet M. Morgan - 2017-07-31
Theodore R. Eichler - 2017-07-29

Regional Classifieds
  • For Rent- Bedford Boro. 3-Bdr, applicances included. $650/mo. No pets. No smoking. Security deposit, first, and last month required. 814-494-1108
  • RIDGETOP ORCHARDS 2953 Valley Rd. Fishertown, PA PEACHES 814-839-4181 Monday- Saturday 9am-5pm www.ridgetoporchards.com
  • For Rent - Bedford Area ¥1-BD APARTMENT ¥2 & 3 BD MOBILE HOMES ¥MOBILE HOME SPACE ¥3-BD HOUSE - BEDFORD Security deposit. No pets. (814)623-1992
  • High-Paying Postal Jobs! No Experience Required! Don't pay for information about jobs with the Postal Service or federal government. Call the Federal Trade Commission toll-free, 1-877-FTC-HELP, or visit www.ftc.gov to learn more. A public service message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • The Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging encourages interested applicants to take Civil Service exams for the following classifications for future local government employment: L0657 Aging Care Manager 1 (starting $14.85/hr); L0635 Aging Care Manager 2 (starting $16.27/hr; L0811 Senior Center Operator 1 (starting $11.87/hr). Good benefit package. Access the Civil Service Comission's website at www.scsc.pa.gov to review test announcements, minimum experience & training requirements and completion of application for exams. The Agency is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
  • LEHMAN'S FARM Our Sweet Corn is Ready! Call to order CORN! Taking Orders for Green Beans & Red Beets & Tomatoes 432 Lehman Road New Paris 814-839-4247
  • Multi-Family Yard Sale Friday & Saturday August 18-19; 9am-4pm 480 Ridgewood Dr. (off Route 56 between Chestnut Ridge Schools) Stove, power tools, microwave, range hood, toys, car seats, crib mattress, pack-n-play, bouncer, corner bench with table, housewares, books, and children/adult clothing.
  • FOR SALE (3) Hustler Commercial Zero Turn Mowers; (2)Ride on; (1)Walk behind. Asking $2,300 each or $6,400 for all; North Star 200 gallon ski Sprayer with Honda Engine; 300ft hose and electric reel. Asking $1,600. All prices negotiable. For information call or text 814-285-0203.
  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026
  • Lost Pink Cell Phone at Summit Gym. Reward offered. Please call 494-8583

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...