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July 11, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Obama, Romney clash on taxes, outsourcing jobs

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Clashing over the economy, President Barack Obama challenged Mitt... More...

Special Sections

Local

Schellsburg man facing sexual assault charges may have statement suppressed

A Bedford County judge must decide if a defendant’s statement should be suppressed after he... More...

Police

A Needmore teenager is facing a charge of harassment stemming from a recent incident. Lauren Nicole... More...

Local agency seeks funds for homeless

One agency gave up emergency shelter funds Tuesday and another announced application for federal... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Charter omission

The idea behind charter schools in Pennsylvania is that they’re just another form of public... More...

Imperial presidency

Though overshadowed by the shocking Supreme Court decision on health care, the court’s... More...

State/National Sports

National League rolls to All-Star Game win

Senior Circuit unloads on Verlander early, Bucs’ McCutchen gets a hit

KANSAS CITY,... More...

Cano reception during All-Star festivities causes a stir

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The relentless booing of the Yankees’ Robinson Cano by Kansas... More...

MLB says interleague rivalry games will be reduced in 2013

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The number of games between interleague rivals such as the Yankees... More...

Commissioners questioned on tax values

The Bedford County commissioners said Tuesday they are receiving phone calls more questioning than... More...

Report on Sandusky scandal out Thursday

STATE COLLEGE,... More...

Pa. mayor cuts city workers’ pay to minimum wage

A fiscal and political crisis in the nearly-broke northeastern Pennsylvania city of Scranton... More...

Top of th' Morning

A Cumberland, Md., man was struck and killed by a train in Hyndman Tuesday... More...

Obituaries

Mary Jane Whitesell - 2017-02-24
Theresa M. Buratty - 2017-02-23
Helen D. Imler - 2017-02-23
Deidre M. Snyder - 2017-02-23
Todd A. Goldizen - 2017-02-23
Jason C. Bush - 2017-02-22
Kenneth R. Mowry - 2017-02-22
Don M. Elbin - 2017-02-22
Thomas E. Bingham - 2017-02-21
John E. Criswell - 2017-02-21
Grace A. Weimer - 2017-02-21
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

Regional Classifieds
  • Blattenberger's GENERAL CONTRACTING Interior-Exterior PAINTING ROOFS Shingle or Metal ELECTRICAL PLUMBING INSULATION DECKS Built -Stained-Sealed DRYWALL- Hanging Finishing or Repair WINDOWS-DOORS Kitchen/Bath Remodeling SIDING, SOFFIT & FASCIA FLOORING Tile- Hardwood- Laminate Refinishing WIND, WATER OR FIRE DAMAGE A Veteran-Owned Company Free Estimates Fully Insured ¥ PA008349 (814)623-5233 (814)285-6514
  • 859A PUBLIC NOTICE OF BEDFORD BOROUGH BUILDING CODE BOARD OF APPEALS PUBLIC HEARING Notice is hereby given that William Defibaugh, P.E., Engineer for the Appellant, David Heller, 109 Heller Railroad Street, Bedford, PA has requested a hearing before the Bedford Borough Building Code Board of Appeals. The Appellant requests an appeal of a decision by the Municipal Building Code Official from the Uniform Construction Code requirements for a Sprinkler System per IBC 2009, Section 903.2.1.2. Group A3 at property located at 109 Railroad Street, Bedford, PA 15522. The hearing shall be held at the Bedford County Courthouse, 200 S. Juliana St., Room 110, Bedford, PA on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 at 09:00 am. If you are a person with a disability and wish to attend the meeting scheduled for March 8th and require any auxiliary aid, service, or other accommodations to participate, please contact Beverly Geller at the Borough Office or at 814-623-8192 to discuss how Bedford Borough may best accommodate your needs.
  • Power Line Construction company is hiring laborers. Send resumes to Bedford Gazette, P.O. Box 01345, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • BEDFORD AREA- 2-BEDROOM HOUSE, like new, all appliances included, $825/mo. Phone 814-285-7412.
  • Help Wanted- Full-time dependable Class A CDL resume wanted. 40 CPM. Flexible hours. Home daily but on occasion, out overnight. Must have experience. Fax resume to 814-623-1638.
  • 844A BID NOTICE Everett Area School District is soliciting sealed bids on ART, JANITORIAL, & ATHLETIC SUPPLIES. Specifications and/or bid documents may be obtained online at www.everett.k12.pa.us or by calling (814)652-9114 x 2104. Bids are due in the Business Office no later than 3:00 p.m. on March 22, 2017 at which time bids will be publicly opened. The School Board reserves the right to reject any or all bids or any part or any bid and to waiver technical defects if, in its judgement, the best interest of the School District will be thus served. Theresa L. Smith Board Secretary
  • WHEN PLACING YOUR classified ad get extra attention in TODAY'S BEST BUYS! Ask your ad rep for details
  • Saxton Treasure - Emporium - Crafts, Antiques & Furnishings Vendor spaces available! Winter Hours: Tue-Sat: 10-4; Sunday 12-3 Closed Monday 800 Main Street, Saxton, PA (814)635-2152
  • 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
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.

State/National

Global warming tied to risk of weather extremes

NEW YORK (AP) — Last year brought a record heat wave to Texas, massive floods in Bangkok and... More...

States seek help to fight mussel scourge

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Regional energy planners for four Western states are asking Congress for... More...

Pa. borough limits chairs by parade route

CANONSBURG, Pa. (AP) — One western Pennsylvania borough’s council has voted to curb... More...

Local Sports

Fire-N-Ice melts the competition

The Fire-N-Ice softball team went undefeated to win the 18U division at the Blast in the... More...

Bullets are runner-up in Hollidaysburg

The Central PA Bullets softball squad took second place in the Hollidaysburg... More...

Sports Schedule

Wednesday, July 11 American Legion PLAYOFF SCHEDULE Championship Bracket... More...

Worship

Episcopal Church approves same-sex blessing rite

Episcopalians approved a churchwide ceremony Tuesday to bless same-sex couples, the latest decisive... More...