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May 19, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Iran, Syria on tap for G-8 and NATO

CAMP DAVID,... More...

Long-awaited Facebook IPO closes flat

NEW YORK (AP) — It was barely a ‘‘like’’ and definitely not a... More...

Special Sections

Local

Fishertown plans concert, parade for Memorial Day

The Fishertown Memorial Day festival, concert, parade and services will be held Monday, May 28 with... More...

The most common lie in the world

They used to say the three most common lies were these: The check’s in the mail. You look... More...

Adorable duos and more

  The napping kittens are just two of the many at the Bedford County Animal Shelter. At right... More...

Local Sports

Claysburg beats Fannett-Metal for ICC title

Claar fans 12, Lady Bulldogs score six times in second inning of 6-2 victory

WILLOW HILL — Ronette Claar has always been a player who lets her actions do the majority of... More...

Claysburg baseball team comes up short in D6 quarters

CLAYSBURG — Sometimes when the playoffs roll around, you have to throw the regular season... More...

Curve earn fourth straight victory by topping SeaWolves, 3-2

ALTOONA — Brandon Cumpton scattered seven hits to allow just one run over seven innings, and... More...

Expect gas price drop this Memorial Day

If you’re lucky enough to live in some parts of the United States, you may see gas pump... More...

Everett bus contracts waiting on state funds

Bus contractors and Everett Area School District are continuing to work on contract language but... More...

Watch out for the ticks

Going out in the woods should be a time for peaceful strolls and enjoying nature. For some, it... More...

Top of th' Morning

Cause for Paws, Claws and Hooves is being held today at Old Bedford Village. Lhasa Apso Club Rescue... More...

Obituaries

LeRoy K. Helsel - 2017-09-19
Betty J. Berkey - 2017-09-18
Daniel W. Sivits - 2017-09-18
Robert R. Claar - 2017-09-18
Louise Evelyn Smith - 2017-09-18
Harry L. Gearhart - 2017-09-18
Obit correction - 2017-09-18
N. Frances Gabler - 2017-09-15
John C. Morgret Jr. - 2017-09-15
Irene Gladys Sands - 2017-09-14
Obituary Correction - 2017-09-14
Terry L. Schafer - 2017-09-13
Mae K. Holsinger - 2017-09-13
Mary Ann Sullivan - 2017-09-13
Warren E. Reid - 2017-09-13
Lawrence Deister - 2017-09-12
Denver R. Nelson - 2017-09-12
Elsie Louise Ickes - 2017-09-11
Scott Paul Morgenweck - 2017-09-11
Dennis Blair Grace Sr. - 2017-09-08
Robert E. Whisner - 2017-09-07
Rodney L. Mearkle - 2017-09-06
Evelyn D. Weicht - 2017-09-05
Allen P. Koontz - 2017-09-05
Viola Laws - 2017-09-05
Ameen Kohanyi - 2017-09-02
Bivian L. Smith - 2017-09-02
Obit correction - 2017-09-02
Roger L. Omps - 2017-09-01
Hilda J. Weaverling - 2017-09-01
Roland Ellis Weyant - 2017-09-01
Pamela F. Omps - 2017-08-31
Hilda J. Weaverling - 2017-08-31
Gloria (Browell) Fluke - 2017-08-31
Donald E. Mitchell - 2017-08-31

Regional Classifieds
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  • Boyer Orchards Apples Honeycrisp, Gala, Mcintosh, Cortland Asian, & Seckel Pears & Cider 4116 Cortland Drive New Paris 814-839-4715 Open Monday-Saturday 9-5 Sunday 1-5 www.boyerorchards.com
  • Insurance Agent- Licensed in property and casualty, wanting to work in an independent insurance agency. Full time hours with commission opportunities! Resumes to: jacinda@masondixonins.com
  • 426A INVITATION TO BID West St. Clair Township will be accepting bids for the following amounts ( more or less): 1,500 Tons AS2 Anti-skid Price per ton delivered to Township stockpile locations within West St. Clair Township, Bedford County, as specified by Road Master together with a price per ton for pick up at plant. Bid Deadline: Wednesday October 4, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Bids must be submitted on forms supplied by the Township. Forms may be obtained by calling (814)839-2375. Bids must be in sealed envelope marked ANTI-SKID BIDS. Bids will be opened October 4, 2017 after 4:00 p.m. at the West St. Clair Township regular meeting inside the Chestnut Ridge Ambulance Building. West St. Clair Township Supervisors reserve the right to accept of reject any or all bids. Barbara Hammer Secretary/Treasurer
  • 438A EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The Borough of Bedford is accepting applications from qualified individuals for the position of Wastewater Treatment Superintendent. Application documents and additional information can be obtained on our website: www.bedboro.com or Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m. at the Bedford Borough Office. completed Application Documents must be returned to the Borough of Bedford Office no later than 4:00 p.m., Friday, September 22, 2017. Please submit application documents (specific to this position) and cover letter to: Barbara E. Diehl (address below) or by email to bdiehl@bedboro.com. The compensation for this exempt position shall be commensurate with experience and education. Barbara E. Diehl, Borough Manager Bedford Borough 244 W. Penn Street Bedford, PA 15522-1226 (814)623-8192 The Borough of Bedford is an Equal Opportunity Employer
  • 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.
  • SMALL 2-BEDROOM MOBILE HOME for rent north of Everett. Suitable for 1 or 2 people. Phone 814-652-2094.
  • 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
  • Office Space on Mile Level- Imlers Plaza. Rear of store. $500/month. Call (814)285-7412.

State/National

Pa. judge charged in corruption case

PITTSBURGH (AP) — State Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin was charged Friday with... More...

Take precautions to avoid ticks

Avoiding ticks is possible with some basic treatment, according to the Centers for Disease Control... More...

Private rocket set to blast off for space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA hasn’t seen this much launch jitters since the space... More...

Editorial

Making the Fifth optional

The framers of the U.S. Constitution were admirably clear, or so they and we thought, when they... More...

Old Photo Album

This handsome man is Bob Malone, who will be celebrating his 84th birthday on Sunday, May... More...

Black clergy mobilize

Black clergy are mobilizing to defeat Barack Obama’s re- election campaign.  “Some... More...

State/National Sports

Flame arrives for London

ROYAL NAVAL AIR STATION CULDROSE, England (AP) — Even the wind cooperated Friday at this... More...

Verlander nearly throws a no-hitter for Tigers

DETROIT ( AP) — Justin Verlander came within two outs of his third no- hitter, allowing only... More...

White Sox beat Cubs in Kerry Wood’s finale

CHICAGO (AP) — On a wild day at Wrigley Field when Kerry Wood retired, Paul Konerko got hit... More...