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August 18, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Romney, Obama fight for edge on Medicare

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — The jobs-and-economy election suddenly seems all about Medicare... More...

Top of th' Morning

West Providence Township will be working on East First Avenue starting Monday. The township said... More...

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Local

Rain is a blessing to be enjoyed

I walked out with the dog yesterday after he insisted he needed a walk Right Now! Of course it had... More...

Ah, cooler weather

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Editorial

Old Photo Album

The Everett High School Class of 1962 will be holding its 50th reunion today. In this picture,... More...

Congress and the cliff

A metaphor now so popular in Washington, D.C., that it has become a cliche is “fiscal... More...

What do seniors owe?

What is the obligation of America’s seniors to the younger generation? In my view, as a... More...

Waiver cuts a ‘low point’ for seniors

Alan Smith, executive director of the Agency on Aging for the tri-county area, said the recent move... More...

Jobless rates up in 44 states

WASHINGTON (AP) — Unemployment rates rose in 44 U.S. states in July, the most states to show... More...

Drought-exposed river sandbars called a danger

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A lack of rain in the United States’ midsection in recent months has... More...

Obituaries

Elsie Grace Creegan - 2016-04-30
Michael L. Kendall - 2016-04-29
Richard P. Replogle - 2016-04-29
Paul G. Eichelberger - 2016-04-28
Aubrey Dale Gates Jr. - 2016-04-28
Gregory K. Shaffer - 2016-04-28
Paul Dean Meshyock - 2016-04-27
Edith L. Miller - 2016-04-27
Earl Wesley Jordan Jr. - 2016-04-26
Melvin L. Korns - 2016-04-26
Timothy D. Lightner - 2016-04-26
James A. Fockler - 2016-04-25
Mary E. Fluke - 2016-04-25
Ray A. Claycomb - 2016-04-23
Dorothy L. Fox - 2016-04-23
Merle Hinson - 2016-04-23
Lori Lynn Kroom - 2016-04-22
Brandi Lynn Soloski - 2016-04-22
Dr. Patricia N. May - 2016-04-21
Connie Barton - 2016-04-21
Audrey (Heidorn) Poet - 2016-04-21
Harry Jones - 2016-04-20
Shelby J. Horn - 2016-04-20
Darin D. Leydig - 2016-04-19
JoAnn Martz - 2016-04-18
Jack M. Bolinger - 2016-04-16
Mary E. Cregger - 2016-04-15
Betty J. Walls - 2016-04-15
Chester E. Findley - 2016-04-15
Richard D. Greenway - 2016-04-14
John William Dunlap - 2016-04-13
Geraldine Adele Hafer - 2016-04-12
Beverly A. Howsare - 2016-04-12
Evelyn Pearl Caro - 2016-04-11
F. Hope Weaver - 2016-04-11

Regional Classifieds
  • 962A PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE PURSUANT TO THE SUNSHINE ACT The State Transportation Commission (STC) will hold a quarterly business meeting at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 12, 2016. The meeting will be held in the meeting room at the following location: Bedford Township Supervisors, 1007 Shed Road, Bedford, PA 15522. STC was created by Act 120 of 1970 to evaluate transportation facilities and services, and periodically adopt a Twelve Year Program (TYP) to improve the Commonwealth's transportation system. The Meeting is open to the public to attend. The meeting location is accessible to persons having disabilities. If you need any accommodation due to a disability, please contact the STC Office at (717) 787-2913 at least 24 hours in advance so arrangements can be made.
  • CAREGIVER NEEDED daytime, part-time 12-24 hours per week. Experience is preferred. Snake Spring Twp. area. Phone 814-977-6318 between 9am-5pm.
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.
  • Laid off? Work from home. Be your own Bo$$! First, call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot work-at-home schemes. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • Local Food Service Establishment is seeking a FULL TIME SEASON MANAGER (March thru mid-September) to handle: scheduling, ordering, overseeing daily operations, etc. Must be available all shifts, including evenings, weekends & holidays. Reliable transportation, Serve-Safe Certification plus criminal & background checks required. Hourly rate + potential bonuses. EOE. Send resume w/references to: Box 02031, c/o Bedford Gazette, PO Box 671, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • ROWE VENDING SNACK MACHINE Excellent working condition, has bill changer, coin mechanism and keys. Perfect for office or any public area. Great money maker! Machine is located in Bedford. Must be picked up. $600 OBO phone (814) 977-2528
  • VINTAGE ADVERTISING SIGNS Soda, Gas, Etc. Cash Waiting Phone 814-742-9821
  • THE BEDFORD AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT is advertising for an anticipated vacancy for a secretarial position at the Bedford High School. Interested applicant must have at least three years of secretarial training and/or experience and must be proficient in the use of computers and PC applications. The applicant must also be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively deal with a diverse group of staff and visitors. Additional technology training is desired. All applicants must obtain the following clearances for employment: Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Background Check. Applicant should send a letter of interest, resume (including additional listing of technology experience), three letters of reference, and required clearances, to: Mr. Kyle Kane, Principal, Bedford High School, 330 East John Street, Bedford, PA 15522, by May 2, 2016.
  • PRESNELL'S HEATING & A.C. NOBODY BEATS OUR QUALITY! Specializing in Oil Heating, Installing; * New American made Oil Boilers * Warm Air Furnaces with Metal Duct Work * Superior Quality Mobile Home Furnaces *Furnace Cleaning & Repairs *Trane Central A.C. and Heat Pumps HONEST PRICES & RELIABLE WORKMANSHIP SINCE 1977! PA #19263 814-839-4278
  • Earn $$$ helping MDs! Process medical claims from home. Call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot medical billing scams. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from The Bedford Gazette and the FTC.

State/National

White House offers money for roads and bridges

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is making nearly half a billion dollars in unspent... More...

Tea company’s icy bait tests honesty

LAS VEGAS ( AP) — As Sinan Karatoy trudged northward on the Las Vegas Strip in the... More...

Youth at fair contract new flu

HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported four confirmed and six probable... More...

World

Tropical Storm Helene forms

VERACRUZ, Mexico (AP) — Tropical Storm Helene formed just offshore in the southwestern Gulf... More...

Local Sports

Taillon gets called up to Curve

ALTOONA — The Pittsburgh Pirates have announced that Jameson Taillon, the second overall pick... More...

Bisons pick up a pair of wins in first outing

The Bedford Bisons golf team kicked off their season with two wins, defeating Northern Bedford... More...

Sports Results

FRIDAY, AUGUST 17GolfBedford 206, Northern Bedford 220,Everett 234... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers activate Hampton and Mendenhall

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — Before they broke camp at St. Vincent College Friday, the Steelers made a... More...

Texas wins at LLWS along with Canada and Panama

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Win or lose, the Little League World Series team from Uganda... More...

Pirates hold off Cardinals

ST. LOUIS (AP) — James McDonald halted a string of ineffective starts with six innings of... More...