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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...

Top of th' Morning

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

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Local

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 nuggets,... More...

Comics

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Editorial

Political Cartoon

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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

Adna Fay (Jay) Assel - 2016-08-30
James A. Post Sr. - 2016-08-30
Colleen K. Hollis - 2016-08-30
Betty Marie Ours - 2016-08-30
Stocks - 2016-08-30
Daniel Colledge - 2016-08-29
James R. Smyers - 2016-08-29
C. Gerald Albright - 2016-08-27
Cyrus E. Sturtz - 2016-08-27
Terry C. Smith Sr. - 2016-08-26
Norma B. Berkey - 2016-08-24
Curtis R. Horton - 2016-08-24
Larry B. Bowman - 2016-08-24
Penney L. McKnight - 2016-08-24
Carla L. Crabtree - 2016-08-24
James William Gartland - 2016-08-23
Melvin E. Lafferty - 2016-08-23
Mary C. Orndoff - 2016-08-23
Billy Lee Porter - 2016-08-22
Gary Lee Weicht - 2016-08-22
James Monte Figard - 2016-08-20
Ruth V. Dorman - 2016-08-18
E. Pearl Ferguson - 2016-08-18
Janet Watkins Robel - 2016-08-17
Karen Lee Wyant - 2016-08-17
Linda Lou Hamm - 2016-08-16
Milton R. Marsh - 2016-08-16
Deborah S. Helman - 2016-08-16
Kenneth Robert Moore - 2016-08-16
John H. Crist - 2016-08-15
Jane Louise May - 2016-08-15
Edward F. Diehl - 2016-08-15
William P. Moore - 2016-08-13
Maurice D. Oaks - 2016-08-13
Bonnie Y. Fox - 2016-08-11

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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 Rep. Randy Vulakovich easily defeated Democrat Sharon... More...

Hiker rescued

BANGOR, Pa. ( AP) — Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania say an injured hiker has been rescued... More...

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 Syrian... 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. Silver -... 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...

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