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December 11, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Officials urge reversal of ‘less relevant’ standing

Community members agree that America’s rural regions are losing their relevance to the... More...

Snow chills Midwest

Eau Claire, Wis. residents clean up Monday, Dec. 10, following winter weather that dumped just... More...

Special Sections

Local

Auditor slams Turnpike for free trips

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The state auditor general says the Pennsylvania Turnpike should end... More...

Toys collected

At the annual Snowflake Social held at the Omni Bedford Springs Resort on Friday, Downtown Bedford... More...

Ghana malnutrition effort gets lift from Hershey

HERSHEY, Pa. (AP) — The Hershey Co. said Monday it will help build and operate a peanut... More...

Local Sports

Bellwood girls spoil Northern Bedford’s opener

LOYSBURG — The beginning of this season presents tough challenges for Northern Bedford, but... More...

Central earns a boys hoops win at Claysburg, 57-40

CLAYSBURG — On Monday, Claysburg-Kimmel kicked off its boys basketball season, looking to... More...

Junior High Roundup

Everett 34, Bedford 30  Everett defeated Bedford in a junior high girls game on Monday,... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Brandon and Jennifer (College) Snyder of Hopewell are pleased to announce the birth of a daughter.... More...

Everett Foodliner to add gas station

EVERETT — Another Everett business is ready to expand by building a gas station and... More...

Girls testify against dad in rape trial

The jury trial of a Schellsburg man accused of coercing his stepdaughter and daughter into sexual... More...

Surprise: New insurance fee in health overhaul law

WASHINGTON (AP) — Your medical plan is facing an unexpected expense, so you probably are,... More...

Top of th' Morning

The U.S. Postal Service reminded senders that Christmas deadlines are coming. For delivery by... 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

Corbett: Pa. lacks the will to pass ‘right-to-work’ law

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) —... More...

SEAL killed in rescue from Pa.

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Navy SEAL killed during a weekend rescue mission in Afghanistan was... More...

Partial list of taxes and fees in overhaul

Starting in 2014, President Barack Obama’s health care law will expand coverage to some 30... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Lower pension rates

I t has become an article of faith among unionized state employees, teachers and lawmakers, who... More...

Did he hike them or not?

I n politics, it can be hard to count the different arguments that frame one single issue, and that... More...

State/National Sports

Erractic Steelers still looking for consistency

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Casey Hampton believes greatness is still within reach for the Pittsburgh... More...

Eager Eagles get back to work after rare win

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A quirky schedule meant the Philadelphia Eagles had little time to... More...

NHL cancels games through Dec. 30

NEW YORK (AP) — The NHL eliminated 16 more days from the regular-season schedule Monday, and... More...