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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...

Special Sections

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... 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

Margaret E. Barnett - 2017-02-25
Jim W. Page - 2017-02-25
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

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

BANGOR,... 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... 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...