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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...

Special Sections

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... 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... 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

Henry E. Leppert - 2017-08-16
Mary O. Snider - 2017-08-16
Paul W. Williams - 2017-08-16
Raymond E. Diehl - 2017-08-15
Eva M. Boyer - 2017-08-14
Ann H. Shaffer - 2017-08-12
Elizabeth Mae Stuby - 2017-08-12
Donald C. Lambert - 2017-08-11
Richard W. Heming - 2017-08-10
April T. Ross - 2017-08-10
Betty J. Furmanchick - 2017-08-09
Verna Lucille Ritchey - 2017-08-09
Laurence J. Mateljan - 2017-08-08
Daniel G. Pensyl - 2017-08-08
Ruth V. Dermer - 2017-08-07
Ruth Shuey Risser - 2017-08-07
Mary R. Page - 2017-08-07
Delores R. Thomas - 2017-08-07
Merriam J. Shab Smith - 2017-08-07
Andrew J. Domonkos - 2017-08-05
Steven R. Smith - 2017-08-05
Stanford P. Boyer - 2017-08-04
Betty J. Furmanchick - 2017-08-04
Barry J. Leighty, II - 2017-08-04
Richard Lee Ritchey - 2017-08-03
Obit correction - 2017-08-02
Robin M. Hillegas - 2017-08-01
Lois A. Knisely - 2017-08-01
Harry Max McDannell - 2017-07-31
Lillian M. Pepple - 2017-07-31
Janet M. Morgan - 2017-07-31
Theodore R. Eichler - 2017-07-29
Timothy H. Carey II - 2017-07-28
Eugene Leo Turner - 2017-07-28

Regional Classifieds
  • For Rent- Bedford Boro. 3-Bdr, applicances included. $650/mo. No pets. No smoking. Security deposit, first, and last month required. 814-494-1108
  • RIDGETOP ORCHARDS 2953 Valley Rd. Fishertown, PA PEACHES 814-839-4181 Monday- Saturday 9am-5pm www.ridgetoporchards.com
  • For Rent - Bedford Area ¥1-BD APARTMENT ¥2 & 3 BD MOBILE HOMES ¥MOBILE HOME SPACE ¥3-BD HOUSE - BEDFORD Security deposit. No pets. (814)623-1992
  • High-Paying Postal Jobs! No Experience Required! Don't pay for information about jobs with the Postal Service or federal government. Call the Federal Trade Commission toll-free, 1-877-FTC-HELP, or visit www.ftc.gov to learn more. A public service message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • The Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging encourages interested applicants to take Civil Service exams for the following classifications for future local government employment: L0657 Aging Care Manager 1 (starting $14.85/hr); L0635 Aging Care Manager 2 (starting $16.27/hr; L0811 Senior Center Operator 1 (starting $11.87/hr). Good benefit package. Access the Civil Service Comission's website at www.scsc.pa.gov to review test announcements, minimum experience & training requirements and completion of application for exams. The Agency is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
  • LEHMAN'S FARM Our Sweet Corn is Ready! Call to order CORN! Taking Orders for Green Beans & Red Beets & Tomatoes 432 Lehman Road New Paris 814-839-4247
  • Multi-Family Yard Sale Friday & Saturday August 18-19; 9am-4pm 480 Ridgewood Dr. (off Route 56 between Chestnut Ridge Schools) Stove, power tools, microwave, range hood, toys, car seats, crib mattress, pack-n-play, bouncer, corner bench with table, housewares, books, and children/adult clothing.
  • FOR SALE (3) Hustler Commercial Zero Turn Mowers; (2)Ride on; (1)Walk behind. Asking $2,300 each or $6,400 for all; North Star 200 gallon ski Sprayer with Honda Engine; 300ft hose and electric reel. Asking $1,600. All prices negotiable. For information call or text 814-285-0203.
  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026
  • Lost Pink Cell Phone at Summit Gym. Reward offered. Please call 494-8583

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 17 Golf Bedford 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,... More...

Pirates hold off Cardinals

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