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July 21, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Football players help out

Members of the Bedford Bison football team, Curtis Arnold, 16, left, and Alex Robinette, 17,... More...

State creating special photo ID for some voters

HARRISBURG,... More...

Mysterious fortune cookies

It was a shock a couple of weeks ago to drive through Indiana and Illinois on our way to the Church... More...

FDA warns of bacteria in N.Y. shellfish

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration is warning people not to eat raw or... More...

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Local

Police

A Riddlesburg woman and two children were injured in a wreck Thursday east of Williamsburg. Ashley... More...

Soldiers will ‘burn’ Chambersburg today

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Chambersburg was torched in 1864, a victim of unfilled ransom... More...

Comics

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Editorial

The fatal dilemma

The Aurora, Colo., theater shootings represent one of law enforcement’s worst nightmares: a... More...

Old Photo Album

Members of the Bedford High School class of 1962 were holding their 25th reunion at the Bedford... More...

Chilled by Olympics

The Games of the XXX Olympiad start next week in London, which is good news for those of us who... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates rally past Marlins 4-3 behind Alvarez homer

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pedro Alvarez hit his 20th homer of the season, Andrew McCutchen had two... More...

Reds hit 3 home runs, beat Brewers 3-1 behind Bailey

CINCINNATI ( AP) — Homer Bailey pitched eight innings for his first career win over the... More...

Gabriel takes third

FARGO, N.D. — Bedford's Jon Gabriel finished up a tremendous week of wrestling by finishing... More...

Everett teen shot and killed by friend

An Everett teenager is dead and his friend is facing an assault charge with other charges pending... More...

States have yet to regain lost jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) — Three years since the recession ended, 43 states have yet to regain the... More...

Penn State weighing Paterno statue’s future

As emotions continue to swirl around Penn State’s larger than-life statue of Joe Paterno, the... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford County Fair opens Sunday. Sunday events include the rabbit and cavy judging at 9 a.m.... More...

At BCHS, dog days are here

Bedford County Humane Society has an assortment of great pets ready for adoption. Fritz (below,... More...

Obituaries

Gerald F. Grasser - 2016-07-23
Almeda V. Korns - 2016-07-23
Kenneth Clair Machtley - 2016-07-22
Annetta Faith Snyder - 2016-07-22
Warren Stufft - 2016-07-22
Kenneth C. Machtley - 2016-07-21
Gerald F. Shaw - 2016-07-20
W. Clifford Elder - 2016-07-19
Reo M. Hechler - 2016-07-16
Charles D. Mentzer - 2016-07-16
Romaine M. Bingham - 2016-07-15
James T. Miller - 2016-07-15
Wanetia L. Hughes - 2016-07-15
John R. Colyer - 2016-07-14
James T. Miller - 2016-07-14
Marvin A. Weicht - 2016-07-14
Keith A. Stuart - 2016-07-14
Ruth E. Eichelberger - 2016-07-13
M. Larue Keibler - 2016-07-13
Joseph A. Imler Sr. - 2016-07-13
Kevin D. Clark - 2016-07-13
Laura S. Smith - 2016-07-13
Bertha Eichelberger - 2016-07-12
Glenn A. Layton - 2016-07-12
Leota Amelia Fink - 2016-07-12
Gary V. Wentz - 2016-07-12
Ella E. Snyder - 2016-07-12
William H. Schaeffer - 2016-07-11
Miriam J. Moore - 2016-07-11
M. Larue Keibler - 2016-07-11
Robert L. Frazier - 2016-07-09
Sandra L. McConahy - 2016-07-09
Dale Sherman Grimes - 2016-07-08
Roland Stover Keller - 2016-07-07
Jennie M. Fronckowiak - 2016-07-06
Randy Eugene Garlick - 2016-07-06
Ada V. Simpkins - 2016-07-06
Leo R. Mazman - 2016-07-05
Marjorie A. Shaffer - 2016-07-05
Paul Lynn Wible - 2016-07-05

Regional Classifieds
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  • 264A NOTICE OF HEARING ON AMENDMENT TO SUBDIVISION AND LAND DEVELOPMENT ORDINANCE AND NOTICE OF ORDINANCE Notice is hereby given by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of South Woodbury (the ÒTownship') that at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 2, 2016 shortly after the commencement of the regularly scheduled meeting of the South Woodbury Township Board of Supervisors, to be held at the Municipal Building, located at 125 North Road, New Enterprise, PA 16664, said Board will hold a public hearing to obtain input, information and comments from the public regarding a proposed amendment to the Township's Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance ('SALDO'). Following said hearing, and during the regular meeting of said Board, said Board will consider whether to adopt, and actually may adopt, at said meeting, the following Ordinance: Ordinance No. 2016-02, an Ordinance of the Township of South Woodbury, amending the Township's current Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance (Ordinance No. 2015-01, relating to subdivision and land development within the Township of South Woodbury), by making the following amendment: Section 403.1. A. (pertaining, generally to notes and data that are to be included in preliminary plans) is hereby amended by deleting the following sentence from the end of sub-subsection 7: If on-lot groundwater is proposed to be used, a hydrogeological analysis including data on the source and supply must be submitted. Additionally, Ordinance No. 2016-02 affirms all other parts of Ordinance No. 2015.01, and establishes an effective date. The full text of said Ordinance is available for review at the office of the Township Secretary located at 125 North Road, New Enterprise, PA 16664, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Mon.-Wed., and Fri. If you are a handicapped person who would need assistance at said meeting or in obtaining a copy of said Ordinance, please contact the Township Secretary in person or by calling (814)766-2900. SOUTH WOODBURY TOWNSHIP BOARD OF SUPERVISORS GENEVIEVE ZEBROSKI, SECRETARY 125 North Road New Enterprise, PA 16664 W. LEE OSWALT, III, ESQ. TOWNSHIP SOLICITOR 414 N. Logan Boulevard Altoona, PA 16602
  • NATIONAL SERVICE POSITIONS Appalachia Intermediate Unit 8's AmeriCorps program is recruiting for stipend based positions in education, social services and environment, in a 16-county area. For more information visit: www.pmsc.org or call the IU8's local AmeriCorps office at 814-472-7690
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  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.
  • CAMP-SITE-FOR-RENT Dunnings Creek (Cessna), by the week/month. RVs and trailers only. No tents. Sewer, water and electricity furnished. 814-276-3355.
  • NOTICE TO OUR READERS: While work at home advertising is often legitimate, we advise our readers to fully investigate, the background of any company before paying a fee. "If it sounds too good to be true", it probably is. Proceed with caution if you are asked to send money or in calling 900 numbers. All phone numbers prefixed by "900" are charged to the caller on a per minute or per call basis. THE BEDFORD GAZETTE makes every effort to qualify these charges for the reader. Remember if you have any doubts, "investigate."
  • PRESSMAN APPRENTICE The Bedford Gazette has a part-time opening in its pressroom Excellent opportunity for the right person to learn skilled trade in running a newspaper press. Training provided. Evening and early morning hours. E.O.E. Send resume to: Phil Lewis Pressroom Foreman P.O. Box 671 Bedford, PA 15522 or email gazetteaccount@embarqmail.com
  • GARAGE-YARD SALE July 21-23; 8am-? 145 North Main Street Breezewood Small freezer, generator, TV, china cupboard, cedar chest, dishes/pans and much more!
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State/National

Nearly 200 Chihuahuas seized in Pa.

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The scene was shocking — 185 Chihuahuas were being kept at a... More...

State Briefs

Turnpike approves toll hike for 2013 HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Turnpike... More...

After shooting: Obama, Romney speak as parents

WASHINGTON (AP) — For a day, at least, President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney... More...

World

Poland to auction Marilyn Monroe photos

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland plans to auction off part of a photographic collection that... More...

Muslims begin Ramadan fast; bombs hit Thai south

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Muslims have begun fasting for the start of the Ramadan holy month... More...

Local Sports

Bedford Legion heads west to Region 7 tourney

Hurricanes in as CCAL runner-up, will play State College in today’s first round

With only a handful of returning players this summer, the final fate of Bedford’s Legion team... More...

Moose/Camp Hartley remains undefeated in fast pitch

JUST SPORTS

Some catching up on some things that happen in the past few weeks and is coming up. Snake Spring... More...

Sports Schedule

Region 7 Tournament (Double Elimination) Field Key: LKP - Legion-Keener... More...

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