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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

Ronald Dennis McCahan - 2017-06-26
Lorraine Vaughn - 2017-06-26
Richard A. Walter - 2017-06-26
Marion E. Leonard - 2017-06-24
Warren C. Barkman Sr. - 2017-06-23
Vera V. Nave - 2017-06-23
Robert W. Davis - 2017-06-23
Merriam J. Smith - 2017-06-23
Paul E. Jones - 2017-06-22
Paul A. Wagoner - 2017-06-22
Sadie L. Riggs - 2017-06-22
Correction - 2017-06-22
Betty J. Conrath - 2017-06-21
Rosalie Grace Kunsman - 2017-06-21
Audry Mae Crawford - 2017-06-21
S. Lucille Weiser - 2017-06-21
Paul E. Jones - 2017-06-21
Joe W. Critchfield - 2017-06-20
Dorothy E. Myrick - 2017-06-20
Dennis Gene Sweeney - 2017-06-20
Barbara A. Diehl - 2017-06-20
Jerry Wayne Rogers - 2017-06-20
Patricia L. Hoppe - 2017-06-20
Anna Lee Stair - 2017-06-20
Craig Lavelle Horner - 2017-06-20
Barbara A. Diehl - 2017-06-19
Donna Lea (Carl) Hess - 2017-06-19
Ivan Lee Mack - 2017-06-19
John W. Payne Jr. - 2017-06-17
Jay R. Walter - 2017-06-17
John W. Payne Jr. - 2017-06-16
John Charles Lehman - 2017-06-15
John W. Payne Jr. - 2017-06-15
Jeffery A. Morral - 2017-06-15
Roger D. Winesickle - 2017-06-15
Roger D. Winesickle - 2017-06-14
Thelma L. Clark - 2017-06-13
Mary E. Dodson - 2017-06-13
Virginia R. Hall - 2017-06-13
Stanley V. Shaffer - 2017-06-13
Eleanor M. Clark - 2017-06-12
Margaret L. Crock - 2017-06-12
Beatrice Louise Smith - 2017-06-12
Glenna M. Fisher - 2017-06-10
Péla N. Marisic - 2017-06-10
Kenneth R. Witt - 2017-06-10
Barbara Jean Kudasik - 2017-06-08
Nancy A. Beaumont - 2017-06-07
Dolores P. Mitchell - 2017-06-07
Robert J. Petrunyak - 2017-06-07

Regional Classifieds
  • Moving Sale- Saturday July 1st. Milligan's Cove Road, Manns Choice. 9am-2pm, Rain or Shine. Furniture, free stuff, clothes, baby, Longaberger.
  • Bedford Gazette is now taking applications for Newspaper Carriers ¥ Part-Time Hours ¥ Full-Time Pay Earn up to $650 every two weeks!!! Contact Joe Beegle at 623-1151 or email at jbeegle@bedfordgazette.com
  • Large Yard Sale- Every Friday and Saturday throughout the summer!! 9am-5pm at the former Travelers Rest Motel located at 14275 Lincoln Highway Everett (Rt 30 between Breezewood and Everett). New items added weekly.
  • HUGE YARD SALE- July 1, 7:30am-? July 2, 9am-2pm. 207 Barclay Street. Girls 0-9months, boys 0-6T. Excellent condition. Baby items, changing table, toddler bedding, womens clothes/shoes, misc.hh, maternity clothes, TOYS!
  • 262A PUBLIC NOTICE TAKE NOTICE THAT the Bedford Area School Board, Bedford County, Pennsylvania under the provisions of the Public School Code, has levied a tax for the fiscal school year 2017-2018 of five ($5.00) dollars upon each person eighteen (18) years of age or older residing within the territorial limits of the said school district and a tax at the rate of 9.424 mills of assessed value based upon county assessments of real property in said school district. ALSO TAKE NOTICE that the said Bedford Area School District, under the provisions of the Local Tax Enabling Act, Act 511, has reenacted without change, except as hereinafter set forth, the following tax resolutions for general revenue purposes, and the same taxes are imposed for the fiscal school year 2017-2018. A. A tax of five ($5.00) dollars upon each person eighteen (18) years or older residing within the territorial limits of the school district. B. A tax of one (1%) per cent on earned income of residents of that said school district and one (1%) per cent of net profits of businesses, professions, and other activities conducted by residents of said school district. C. A tax of one (1%) per cent on all real estate transferred within the said school district, under the Authority of the Act of 1965, December 31, P.L. 1257. D. An LST/Emergency Municipal Service tax of ten ($10.00) dollars upon persons that are gainfully employed within the said school district. E. An Act 1 tax of .5% on earned income and net profits earned by resident individuals. Proceeds of this tax will be used to fund property tax relief for approved homestead farmstead properties. Christina K. Robosson Business Manager Bedford Area School District
  • CRAWLEY'S HANDYMAN SERVICE Commercial & Residential ¥ Clearing Lots ¥ Tree Removal ¥ Cleaning Gutters ¥ Pressure Washing ¥ Deck Refinishing ¥Spring Clean Up ¥ Mowing & Trimming ¥ Cemetery Mowing & Trimming Fully Insured Free Estimates PA No. 038375 814-285-8395 814-310-8479
  • Bedford Farm Bureau (Curryville Location) has an immediate opening for a Mill Production Employee. Must be able to lift 50 lbs and work as a part of a team. The job hours will be 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and some Saturdays 8:00 and 12:00 p.m. Benefits will be offered after 90 days of employment. Please apply at the Curryville location or email your resume to bfcoop@aol.com.
  • 263A NOTICE Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the Fictitious Names Act a Fictitious Name Registration has been filed with the Corporation Bureau, Department of State, Harrisburg, PA, for filing on behalf of Jackson Mill Pet Boarding, with its principal place of business at 627 Jackson Mill Road, Breezewood, Pennsylvania 15533. The interested party in the business is: Cari Nycum, of 627 Jackson Mill Road, Breezewood, Pennsylvania 15533. The principal activity of the business will be for the boarding of pets. Dean A. Crabtree, Esquire 130 W. Penn Street Bedford, PA 15522
  • 2-BEDROOM DUPLEX Newly remodeled. Fishertown area. No pets. Heat, water/sewage and appliances included. $700/per month. References and security deposit required. Phone (814)839-4735.
  • MALLOW REUNION Sunday, June 25 at 1pm Friends & Family Welcome! Pleasant Union Church, Clearville. Plates/cups furnished. Bring covered-dish and drink.

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...