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August 8, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Food ministry aims to stretch family budget

The founder of a low-cost food distribution service was in Bedford Tuesday evening to talk about... More...

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Vandalism of portable johns at Bedford’s parks may lead to their... More...

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Having fun while fighting crime

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August menu

The menu for August includes:  The August Value Manna Meal costs $32 and includes chicken... More...

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Dodging the issue

Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid has acted quickly to enliven the dog days of August, when... More...

Truth and ploy

Today we will unearth all we need to know about the personal income tax truths Mitt Romney is... More...

State/National Sports

D-Backs open up to beat Pirates

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Chris Johnson homered in the eighth and ninth innings Tuesday night,... More...

Steelers name DeCastro, Adams to start in preseason opener at Eagles

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Former Penn Stater Brown practices at Oklahoma

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — In one day, Oklahoma suddenly doubled the number of experienced... More...

Groups gather for Night Out Against Crime

Vocalist Ricky Howsare entertained at Night Out. Above him is the aerial platform from the Saxton... More...

2012 sets record for hottest year ever

ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) — No surprise for Northeast residents sweating out the summer after a... More...

Relentless rains pound Philippines

A man clings on to the pole of a basketball court as he tries to cross a flooded area in Quezon... More...

Obituaries

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
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-04
Mary Amelia Machtley - 2017-02-04
Erma Ruth Ling - 2017-02-04
Ronald W. Bingham - 2017-02-03
Carlton F. Rinker - 2017-02-03
Gary Francis Suggars - 2017-02-03
Roger A. Dodson - 2017-02-02
Geraldine A. Logsdon - 2017-02-02
Brenda J. Sacratini - 2017-02-02
Dena M. Beck - 2017-02-01
Steven C. Good - 2017-02-01
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-01

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  • Love In Action International Ministries (LIAIM) A 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-denominational organization focused on establishing and operating children's homes in Latin America, is currently seeking a Director of Development. The primary duties of this position are to lead marketing efforts, discover new funding opportunities, maintain current funding networks, and organize fundraising events in support of the operational, growth, and home office functions of this ministry. The primary work setting is at LIAIM's home office in Altoona, PA; however the successful candidate should expect some out of town travel. Candidate should possess the following qualifications: ¥ Strong organizational, communication and presentation skills across verbal, visual, and written models. ¥ Preferred: Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, communications, or non-profit leadership/development ¥ Computer expertise in Microsoft Office including, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Publisher, Outlook, Access, as well as other marketing, fundraising, and publishing applications; Internet proficiency and experience with various social networks. ¥ 3+ years of experience in fundraising ¥ Highest degree of ethics and integrity ¥ High level of initiative; able to work independently and with a team ¥ Strong relationship building and solicitation skills ¥ Goal setting, planning, and execution ¥ Business math skills ¥ Passion for the mission of this ministry and strong desire to promote it For more information about LIAIM, our vision and mission, and a full Director of Development position description, visit our web site at www.liaim.com Interested candidates should email a letter of interest and resume that includes both personal and professional references in PDF form to Gary Zimmerman, Director of LIAIM at: liaim@aol.com Starting salary range is $45,000 to $55,000, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
  • 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
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State/National

Man with bicycling DUI

CANONSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been ordered to stand trial on driving... More...

GOP lawmaker wins Orie’s seat

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Republican state... More...

Hiker rescued

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World

Heavy rains submerge Philippine capital; 9 killed

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Relentless rains submerged half of the sprawling Philippine... More...

Hurricane Ernesto closes in on Yucatan coast

CHETUMAL, Mexico (AP) — Hurricane Ernesto closed in on Mexico’s Caribbean coast near... More...

News Briefs

Fear over post-Assad Syria   KILIS, Turkey (AP) — Standing just a few strides from the... More...

Local Sports

NBC, Everett working to be the ‘Gold’ standard

ICC Media Day

BELLWOOD — The bar has been set pretty high at Northern Bedford, and this year’s group... More...

2012 ICC Divisions

Gold - Bellwood, Everett, Mount Union, Northern Bedford, Southern Huntingdon, West Branch. ... More...

Claysburg, Tussey are aiming for ‘Silver’ supremacy

ICC Media Day

BELLWOOD — Claysburg’s Zach Helsel enters 2012 as the Gazette coverage area’s... More...