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May 9, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

State AG candidate touts work as DA, admnistrative skills

Like many public officials dealing with shrinking budgets, David Freed said he has consolidated,... More...

Special Sections

Local

Fair queen contestants sought

Contestants for Bedford County Fair Queen are being... More...

Rails to Trails of Bedford County 2012 Triathlon Results

BIKING RANK TIME PACE 1. Jody Lobert 1 41:50.20 3:29 2. In Memory of Lee McMackin 5 47:51.80 3:59... More...

Curve and Baysox are suspended for rain

ALTOONA — The Altoona Curve and Bowie Baysox had their Tuesday night seriesopening contest... More...

World

Research: Plastic trash impacting sea life

SAN DIEGO ( AP) — An increase in plastic debris floating in a zone between Hawaii and... More...

Local Sports

Local fields use donation

Sharon Hickey, team coordinator for the “Bedford Over the Hillbillies” 40-over... More...

Area wrestlers shine at MAWA Eastern Nationals

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Sports Results

TUESDAY, MAY 8 Baseball Chestnut Ridge at Hope for Hyndman, ppd. Everett at Forbes... More...

NB passes contract, hears public

LOYSBURG — The Northern Bedford School District approved a 10-month contract with its... More...

Pa. GOP budget may aid schools

HARRISBURG,... More...

High kitty

Scranton Animal Control Officer Dave Medici helps “Stripes” the cat from a street... More...

Top of th' Morning

A new tenant will move into one of the county courthouse’s auxiliary buildings. The Bedford... More...

Obituaries

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

UPMC employees clean up for Earth Day

A few UPMC Bedford Memorial employees, usually busy cleaning wounds and taking care of patients... More...

House passes Metzgar bill on inheritance tax

The state House unanimously passed legislation that would eliminate the inheritance tax on property... More...

Pa. students urge loan rate deal

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Pennsylvania college students are urging federal lawmakers to strike a... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Budget favors defense

House Republican got themselves, and just about everybody else, in a real bind when they decided to... More...

Divider in chief

‘T he pundits like to slice and dice our country into red states and blue... More...

State/National Sports

Barajas’ walkoff gives Bucs a 5-4 win

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Rod Barajas hit a two-run homer off Washington closer Henry Rodriguez with... More...

Firsthand look at head injuries

PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Famer Mike Webster started it all, really, the... More...

Hamilton has history-making night with four homers

BALTIMORE (AP) — Josh Hamilton became the 16th player to hit four home runs in a game,... More...