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August 25, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Most laid-off workers take pay cuts in new jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economic recovery hasn’t felt much like one even for people... More...

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A half-block of Lafayette Avenue in Bedford will be closed until next... More...

Special Sections

Local

Egging On My Allergies

There was a time when packaged food came without a list of ingredients. We didn’t know... More...

Donaldson family wins movie basket

The Bailey Donaldson family has won the Bedford County Community Support Program movie basket,... More...

Beagle brigade

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Editorial

Blanket tweeting

The Republican National Convention starting Monday in Tampa will be the first such political... More...

Old Photo Album

Sonja (Feathers) McDonald was an 11-year-old baker from Pleasantville when she won the award for... More...

Today’s Christian women

Three-quarters of Christian women in America, the backbone of most churches, say they are mature in... More...

State/National Sports

Brewers hold off last inning rally by Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Fiers pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Aramis Ramirez had... More...

Cards beat Reds, 8-5

CINCINNATI (AP) — Allen Craig and Yadier Molina homered during a six- run sixth inning on... More...

Garcia, Watney lead The Barclays at midway point

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — A common phrase this year — ‘‘Tiger’s... More...

Civilians hurt in gunfire highlight dangers

NEW YORK (AP) — The nine people believed injured by stray police gunfire outside the Empire... More...

Pa. seeks to protect bat species

Three bat species could be added to the state’s endangered species list because a bat fungal... More...

Braddock’s defeat charted in museum

NORTH BRADDOCK, Pa. (AP) — The Battle of the Monongahela, in which French and Indians rained... 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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State/National

Teen charged with snatching baby from Pa. hospital

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A 19- year-old woman who falsely claimed to be pregnant was arraigned... More...

Bernanke: Fed can act further

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke makes clear in a letter to a House... More...

Iron deficiency is top nutrition disorder

Iron deficiency, according to the World Health Organization, is the No. 1 nutrition disorder in the... More...

World

Storm nears Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Tropical Storm Isaac strengthened as it swirled toward an... More...

Local Sports

Speedway crowns six

A regular five- division show of racing, plus the addition of the All-American Outlaws, took place... More...

Richmond starter Kickham no-hits Altoona through six of a 2-1 win

ALTOONA — Richmond starter Mike Kickham carried a no-hitter through six innings, and though... More...

Local football squads are preparing for the new season

Everett’s Zakk Jays breaks around the corner for a positive gain during the Warriors’... More...