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May 8, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

GOP Senate budget plan would add education aid

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Republicans who control the Pennsylvania Senate advanced a plan Monday... More...

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Flags for veterans’ graves are available. Volunteers responsible for placing cemetery flags... More...

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Local

Local grad won job, not bachelorette

He may not have won the heart of “Sweet Home Alabama” bachelorette Devin Grissom when... More...

Erie angler catches record lake trout

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Too much surplus

The General Assembly needs to cut its surplus of taxpayer money. It might be tough budget times for... More...

Pension ‘tapeworm’

Gov. Tom Corbett has added a new item to his agenda: the increasing costs of pensions covering more... More...

State/National Sports

Big East is looking for a new leader

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Big East Commissioner John Marinatto, facing pressure from school... More...

Improved Pirates staff racking up strikeouts

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — There was a time in James McDonald’s career — any point before... More...

Valdespin’s first career hit leads Mets to win

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Jordany Valdespin had a pinch-hit three-run homer off Jonathan Papelbon... More...

Bedford picks Diehl as borough manager

Bedford Borough council announced the new borough manager, which will also open a position within... More...

Driver who injured 2 teens sentenced

Best gets at least 59 months for DUI

A Bedford man convicted of driving under the influence following a head-on collision with two... More...

Watch that first step

A keeper walks camel Laila with a broken leg at a horse clinic in Berlin,... More...

Obituaries

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
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-04
Mary Amelia Machtley - 2017-02-04
Erma Ruth Ling - 2017-02-04
Ronald W. Bingham - 2017-02-03
Carlton F. Rinker - 2017-02-03
Gary Francis Suggars - 2017-02-03
Roger A. Dodson - 2017-02-02
Geraldine A. Logsdon - 2017-02-02
Brenda J. Sacratini - 2017-02-02
Dena M. Beck - 2017-02-01
Steven C. Good - 2017-02-01
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-01

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  • Love In Action International Ministries (LIAIM) A 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-denominational organization focused on establishing and operating children's homes in Latin America, is currently seeking a Director of Development. The primary duties of this position are to lead marketing efforts, discover new funding opportunities, maintain current funding networks, and organize fundraising events in support of the operational, growth, and home office functions of this ministry. The primary work setting is at LIAIM's home office in Altoona, PA; however the successful candidate should expect some out of town travel. Candidate should possess the following qualifications: ¥ Strong organizational, communication and presentation skills across verbal, visual, and written models. ¥ Preferred: Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, communications, or non-profit leadership/development ¥ Computer expertise in Microsoft Office including, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Publisher, Outlook, Access, as well as other marketing, fundraising, and publishing applications; Internet proficiency and experience with various social networks. ¥ 3+ years of experience in fundraising ¥ Highest degree of ethics and integrity ¥ High level of initiative; able to work independently and with a team ¥ Strong relationship building and solicitation skills ¥ Goal setting, planning, and execution ¥ Business math skills ¥ Passion for the mission of this ministry and strong desire to promote it For more information about LIAIM, our vision and mission, and a full Director of Development position description, visit our web site at www.liaim.com Interested candidates should email a letter of interest and resume that includes both personal and professional references in PDF form to Gary Zimmerman, Director of LIAIM at: liaim@aol.com Starting salary range is $45,000 to $55,000, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
  • 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
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State/National

Tour boats weighed down

PITTSBURGH (AP) — New Coast Guard regulations that reflect a heavier average American are... More...

Pa. school lawsuit could ripple across state

ALLENTOWN,... More...

Redistricting panel told more changes needed

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Local officials and political candidates Monday urged additional... More...

World

CIA thwarts ‘undetectable’ al-Qaida bomb plot

WASHINGTON (AP) — The CIA thwarted an ambitious plot by al-Qaida’s affiliate in Yemen... More...

Austerity out, what next for Europe?

PARIS (AP) — The day after Francois Hollande rode to power in France on a slogan of... More...

Stradivarius busted

MADRID (AP) — A Stradivarius cello housed at the Spanish Royal Palace was broken in an... More...

Local Sports

Clites captures District 5 singles crown

Hope for Hyndman junior is first district champ in charter school’s short history

Tyler Clites came close to being the best singles player in the district last year, and he... More...

One Bedford at-bat makes a difference against Ridge

If one was to overlook the sixth inning on Monday between Bedford and Chestnut Ridge, the stats... More...

Northern girls win ICC title, Snyder is top runner

BELLWOOD — Rarely in track does a conference championship meet rely on a lot of depth. ... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Chris and Megan (Smith) Shaffer of Lancaster are pleased to announce the birth of a daughter. Rowan... More...