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June 16, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Hollidaysburg artist captures significance of ‘quilt codes’

The quilts that slave families of the 19th century made had very practical and obvious... More...

Special Sections

Local

Cats for dads, grads

Big Tom and Gypsy, at right, are sibling tiger kittens, 10 weeks old, and just two of the many... More...

Police

An all- terrain vehicle was stolen earlier this week. According to state police, someone removed a... More...

Dairy Show entries due July 2

MARTINSBURG — Entries are being accepted for the 2012 Morrisons Cove Dairy Show July 30... More...

World

Hurricane Carlotta nears resorts

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Carlotta grew into a powerful Category 2 hurricane on Friday as it neared... More...

Local Sports

First local legion battle goes to Claysburg

Claysburg decided to bring its gold-colored uniforms out of semi-retirement on Friday, and on a... More...

Gazette Major League Tournament begins

Full Story

Curve lose, 4-3

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. — An early three-run lead was not enough on Friday night as the Binghamton... More...

Obama eases immigration laws

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama eased enforcement of immigration laws Friday,... More...

Speedway working to be ‘good neighbor’

The complaints of one Bedford Speedway neighbor has the new promoter working hard to be a... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford County Players will hold auditions Sunday and Monday. Auditions for the comedy,... 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
Timothy H. Carey II - 2017-07-28
Eugene Leo Turner - 2017-07-28

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

Report: Fracking not high risk to trigger quakes

WASHINGTON (AP) — The controversial practice of hydraulic fracturing to extract natural gas... More...

Judge allows Sandusky’s disorder testimony

BELLEFONTE,... More...

Wallenda walks across Niagara Falls

NIAGARA FALLS, Ontario (AP) — Daredevil Nik Wallenda became the first person to walk on a... More...

Editorial

Toast to a paper

From the creation of the modern newspaper industry with its newsroom culture shortly before the... More...

Old Photo Album

This photo is a tribute to Ernie Deremer, who passed away Nov. 9, 1994. The picture was taken on... More...

A father’s message

A n unusual thing occurred in my life the other day: In a fit of extravagance, I bought a new... More...

State/National Sports

Indians snap losing streak in beating slumping Bucs

CLEVELAND ( AP) — Justin Masterson pitched seven effective innings and the Cleveland Indians... More...

Furyk, Woods, Toms lead at halfway point of U.S. Open

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Just when this U.S. Open was starting to look like child’s play,... More...

MLB Standings

National League East Division W... More...