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December 4, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

CDC: U.S. flu season starts early, could be bad

NEW YORK (AP) — Flu season in the U.S. is off to its earliest start in nearly a decade... More...

Top of th' Morning

Letters for Santa will be accepted until Friday. Children ages 10 and younger are invited to write... More...

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Police

Electrical wire was stolen from an unfinished house in Napier Township. According to state police,... More...

Sudoku

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Shelter Boxes provided

In the spirit of Rotary’s motto of “Service Above Self,” the Bedford and... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Money for nothing

When it comes to executive pay, the corporate mindset has developed a “heads I win, tails you... More...

Defining a presidency

We learned almost nothing about Barack Obama’s second term during his re-election campaign.... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers’ win over Ravens could provide spark

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Larry Foote has no illusions about the Pittsburgh Steelers catching the... More...

Foles gets Eagles job for final games

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nick Foles is the quarterback of the present for the Philadelphia Eagles.... More...

Ravens still a good bet to win division

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens remain poised to reach the postseason as AFC... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Jared Robinette and Patricia Deffibaugh of Everett are delighted to announce the birth of a... More...

Bedford to lease Egolf Park to group

Bedford Borough Council voted Monday to lease Egolf Park to the group that filed a lawsuit to stop... More...

Man pleads guilty to friend’s death

A Bedford man who allegedly fatally pushed his long-time friend pleaded guilty to involuntary... More...

Aging agency set to continue waiver program

BREEZEWOOD — The Huntingdon-Bedford Fulton Agency on Aging announced plans to continue the... More...

Port strike idles drivers, threatens retail shortages

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Negotiators returned to the bargaining table Monday as a strike that has... More...

Obituaries

Gerald F. Grasser - 2016-07-23
Almeda V. Korns - 2016-07-23
Kenneth Clair Machtley - 2016-07-22
Annetta Faith Snyder - 2016-07-22
Warren Stufft - 2016-07-22
Kenneth C. Machtley - 2016-07-21
Gerald F. Shaw - 2016-07-20
W. Clifford Elder - 2016-07-19
Reo M. Hechler - 2016-07-16
Charles D. Mentzer - 2016-07-16
Romaine M. Bingham - 2016-07-15
James T. Miller - 2016-07-15
Wanetia L. Hughes - 2016-07-15
John R. Colyer - 2016-07-14
James T. Miller - 2016-07-14
Marvin A. Weicht - 2016-07-14
Keith A. Stuart - 2016-07-14
Ruth E. Eichelberger - 2016-07-13
M. Larue Keibler - 2016-07-13
Joseph A. Imler Sr. - 2016-07-13
Kevin D. Clark - 2016-07-13
Laura S. Smith - 2016-07-13
Bertha Eichelberger - 2016-07-12
Glenn A. Layton - 2016-07-12
Leota Amelia Fink - 2016-07-12
Gary V. Wentz - 2016-07-12
Ella E. Snyder - 2016-07-12
William H. Schaeffer - 2016-07-11
Miriam J. Moore - 2016-07-11
M. Larue Keibler - 2016-07-11
Robert L. Frazier - 2016-07-09
Sandra L. McConahy - 2016-07-09
Dale Sherman Grimes - 2016-07-08
Roland Stover Keller - 2016-07-07
Jennie M. Fronckowiak - 2016-07-06
Randy Eugene Garlick - 2016-07-06
Ada V. Simpkins - 2016-07-06
Leo R. Mazman - 2016-07-05
Marjorie A. Shaffer - 2016-07-05
Paul Lynn Wible - 2016-07-05

Regional Classifieds
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  • 264A NOTICE OF HEARING ON AMENDMENT TO SUBDIVISION AND LAND DEVELOPMENT ORDINANCE AND NOTICE OF ORDINANCE Notice is hereby given by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of South Woodbury (the ÒTownship') that at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 2, 2016 shortly after the commencement of the regularly scheduled meeting of the South Woodbury Township Board of Supervisors, to be held at the Municipal Building, located at 125 North Road, New Enterprise, PA 16664, said Board will hold a public hearing to obtain input, information and comments from the public regarding a proposed amendment to the Township's Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance ('SALDO'). Following said hearing, and during the regular meeting of said Board, said Board will consider whether to adopt, and actually may adopt, at said meeting, the following Ordinance: Ordinance No. 2016-02, an Ordinance of the Township of South Woodbury, amending the Township's current Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance (Ordinance No. 2015-01, relating to subdivision and land development within the Township of South Woodbury), by making the following amendment: Section 403.1. A. (pertaining, generally to notes and data that are to be included in preliminary plans) is hereby amended by deleting the following sentence from the end of sub-subsection 7: If on-lot groundwater is proposed to be used, a hydrogeological analysis including data on the source and supply must be submitted. Additionally, Ordinance No. 2016-02 affirms all other parts of Ordinance No. 2015.01, and establishes an effective date. The full text of said Ordinance is available for review at the office of the Township Secretary located at 125 North Road, New Enterprise, PA 16664, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Mon.-Wed., and Fri. If you are a handicapped person who would need assistance at said meeting or in obtaining a copy of said Ordinance, please contact the Township Secretary in person or by calling (814)766-2900. SOUTH WOODBURY TOWNSHIP BOARD OF SUPERVISORS GENEVIEVE ZEBROSKI, SECRETARY 125 North Road New Enterprise, PA 16664 W. LEE OSWALT, III, ESQ. TOWNSHIP SOLICITOR 414 N. Logan Boulevard Altoona, PA 16602
  • NATIONAL SERVICE POSITIONS Appalachia Intermediate Unit 8's AmeriCorps program is recruiting for stipend based positions in education, social services and environment, in a 16-county area. For more information visit: www.pmsc.org or call the IU8's local AmeriCorps office at 814-472-7690
  • 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.
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.
  • CAMP-SITE-FOR-RENT Dunnings Creek (Cessna), by the week/month. RVs and trailers only. No tents. Sewer, water and electricity furnished. 814-276-3355.
  • NOTICE TO OUR READERS: While work at home advertising is often legitimate, we advise our readers to fully investigate, the background of any company before paying a fee. "If it sounds too good to be true", it probably is. Proceed with caution if you are asked to send money or in calling 900 numbers. All phone numbers prefixed by "900" are charged to the caller on a per minute or per call basis. THE BEDFORD GAZETTE makes every effort to qualify these charges for the reader. Remember if you have any doubts, "investigate."
  • PRESSMAN APPRENTICE The Bedford Gazette has a part-time opening in its pressroom Excellent opportunity for the right person to learn skilled trade in running a newspaper press. Training provided. Evening and early morning hours. E.O.E. Send resume to: Phil Lewis Pressroom Foreman P.O. Box 671 Bedford, PA 15522 or email gazetteaccount@embarqmail.com
  • GARAGE-YARD SALE July 21-23; 8am-? 145 North Main Street Breezewood Small freezer, generator, TV, china cupboard, cedar chest, dishes/pans and much more!
  • Mill Ridge Landscape Contracting & Design (Our 8th Year of Operation) ÒQuality Work-- Second to None' Unequaled Professional Design, Spring Clean-up, Tree Trimming, New Plantings, Landscape Maintenance, Mulching/ Decorative Stone 15% SENIOR CITIZEN DISCOUNT 10% REPEAT CUSTOMER DISCOUNT (Sorry, no mowing services) Insured Licensed PA 083602 Bill & Barb Benigni 623-9878 or 494-1182

State/National

More rain expected in drenched Calif.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Northern California residents recovering Monday from a series of wet,... More...

Town helps post office keep Rudolph postmark

RUDOLPH, Ohio ( AP) — The most famous postmark of all has been saved, thanks to volunteers in... More...

Teen employment high in Pa.

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Pennsylvania had among the highest percentages of teen employment last... More...

World

Pope joins tweeting masses with Pontifex handle

VATICAN CITY ( AP) — Benedict XVI, the pope known for his hefty volumes of theology and... More...

U.S. weighing military options if Syria uses WMD

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House and its allies are weighing military options to secure... More...

Prince William and Kate expecting baby

LONDON (AP) — The most widely anticipated pregnancy since Princess Diana’s in 1981 is... More...

Local Sports

2012 Bedford Gazette Girls Soccer All-Stars

The 2012 Bedford Gazette Girls Soccer First Team All- Stars is one of the most veteran laden teams... More...

— Last five MVP’s —

2012 - Olivia Claycomb, Tussey Mountain 2011 - Kelly Beegle, Bedford 2010 - Keisha... More...

2012 Bedford Gazette Girls Soccer All-Stars

First Team... More...

Diehl Electric

AAI Insurance

Weyants' TV

Tree of Life

In Memory

Cessna Communications