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January 2, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

World looks to 2013 after violence, economic woes

NEW YORK (AP) — As the world rang in 2013 with spectacular fireworks displays and showers of... More...

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Local

Whiskey bottle brings $1,700 at auction

Auctioneer Frank Brumbaugh hosted his annual New Year’s Day sale Tuesday, drawing bidders... More...

Bedford Skies

Jupiter visible

January... More...

Cards requested

Cards have been requested for Betty M. Cornell, who will celebrate her 90th birthday on Jan. 6.... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Final impressions

A little known spy agency has hoisted a crystal ball to gaze into the future, determining how new... More...

Near-failure continues

A mericans are mostly an optimistic lot, but as they enter the New Year they have reason to see the... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers brace for changes following 8-8 year

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers spent all fall claiming the chatter generated by... More...

Stanford, Georgia, South Carolina win bowls

PASADENA, Calif. ( AP) — Although Stanford didn’t score many style points in the 99th... More...

Lurie expects to make extensive search for new Eagles’ coach

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Jeffrey Lurie’s search for the Philadelphia Eagles’ next... More...

Weary Congress avoids ‘fiscal cliff’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Past its own New Year’s deadline, a weary Congress sent President... More...

State lawmakers take oath during New Year’s session

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Newly elected members of the Pennsylvania Legislature took their oath... More...

Top of th' Morning

Fifteen residents were left homeless after a fire in Breezewood Sunday. Breezewood firefighters... More...

Obituaries

Anna Lois Diehl - 2017-10-19
Melissa Ann Mauro - 2017-10-19
Norma J. Diehl - 2017-10-18
James Walter Paul - 2017-10-18
Elmer Paul Ruby - 2017-10-17
Paul J. Snyder - 2017-10-17
Larry Allen Conrad - 2017-10-14
Verna M. Malony - 2017-10-14
Raymond H. Coakley Jr. - 2017-10-13
Janet R. Critchfield - 2017-10-12
Barbara Jean Kinsey - 2017-10-11
Nancy E. Koontz - 2017-10-11
Jay S. Barton - 2017-10-10
Tracy Lynn McFarland - 2017-10-10
Robert Lee Yoder - 2017-10-10
Harry J. Hite - 2017-10-09
Delphine C. Gates - 2017-10-09
Allen John Carbaugh - 2017-10-09
Mary Ann Winesickle - 2017-10-07
Betty M. Claycomb - 2017-10-05
Gregory L. Fetter - 2017-10-04
Maxine E. Wambaugh - 2017-10-04
Mary A. Johnson - 2017-10-03
Patricia J. Miller - 2017-10-03
Joseph A. Beegle - 2017-10-02
LaVerne Shaffer - 2017-10-02
Eufemia Galura Doyle - 2017-10-02
Brian L. Diehl - 2017-09-30
H. Landon Henry - 2017-09-30

Regional Classifieds
  • Day Care in your home. Any Hours. Call Carla 239-257-8068
  • 457A PUBLIC NOTICE- PERMIT RENEWAL Pursuant to the Surface Mining Conservation & Reclamation Act notice hereby is given that Robindale Energy Services, Inc., 224 Grange Hall Rd, Armagh PA 15920, has made application to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection for renewing its existing Surface Coal Mine Permit and the related NODES permit. The current permit, No. 05110101/PA0263231 was issued on 11/27/2012 and will expire on 11/27/2017. This renewal does not contain revisions to the existing operation. The receiving stream for the permit area is Shreves Run and Longs Run. The operation is located in Broadtop Township, Bedford County, and is known as Richards Mine. The permit area is situated along Winters Road 1/10 mile south of the intersection with Enid Mountain Road, and just south of the village of Finleyville. The Saxton 7.5' U.S.G.S. topographic map contains the area described. A copy of the renewal application is available for public inspection at the Cambria District Office, DEP, Bureau of District Mining Operations, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931. Written comments, objections, or a request for public hearing or informal conference may be submitted to the District Mining Manager at the above address no later than thirty (30) days following the final publication date of this notice. Any correspondence must include the person's name, address, telephone number, and a brief statement as to the nature of the objection.
  • Saxton Apartment-2 bedroom 1 bath. 1 car garage. washer/dryer in unit. Tenant pays electric and trash. $595/month. $695/security deposit. Freedom Rentals 695-9408
  • 509A Bid Request Snowplowing and Ashing sealed bids will be received until November 3, 2017 for snowplowing and ashing duties on an as needed basis for Hopewell Township, Huntingdon County for the year of 2018. Please enclose a second bid for ashing only. All bids must include a valid driver's license and proof of insurance. Bids will be opened at the meeting on Saturday, November 4, 2017. The supervisors reserve the right to reject any or all bids. Bids can be sent to: Hopewell Township 18179 Peach Orchard Lane, James Creek, Pa 16657. Wendy Melius, Secretary
  • 505A BOROUGH OF SAXTON CONCISE FINANCIAL STATEMENT Year Ended December 31, 2016 CASH BALANCE - JANUARY 1, 2016 $ 281,844 SOURCES OF CASH Taxes $ 150,850 Licenses & Permits 11,329 Fines & Forfeits 10,642 Interest, Rents & Royalties 2,148 Intergovernmental 92,660 Charges of Services 420,837 Miscellaneous 30,008 Other Financing Sources 10,751 TOTAL SOURCES OF CASH $ 729,225 USES OF CASH General Government $ 33,537 Public Safety 132,101 Health & Welfare 0 Public Works - Highways & Streets 106,806 Public Works - Water System 370,574 Culture & Recreation 9,091 Debt Service 0 Insurance & Payroll Taxes 41,949 Miscellaneous 430 Other Financing Uses ____0 TOTAL USES OF CASH $ 694,488 CASH BALANCE - DECEMBER 31, 2016 $ 316,581 This concise financial statement differs from the Borough's Statement of Cash Receipt and Disbursement Activities - Cash Basis. The full financial statements and auditor's report thereon may be viewed by contacting the Borough office at 635-2363 to make arrangements.
  • Housekeeping- In your home. Reasonable Prices. Any Hours. Call Carla 239-257-8068
  • First Time Fall Garage Sale- Oldtown Road, Fishertown. Friday, 20th & Saturday, 21st. 8am. Off Route 56 at Fishertown County Store. Boys clothes sizes 5-7, scrapbooking, including 2 Cricut machines, lots of seasonal decorations, including 2 large lighted Christmas trees & 2 Stick trees, exercise equipment, much more. As always a very clean sale.
  • CDL Driver wanted Class A. Hauling paperwood & logs. 814-652-5871
  • Boyer Orchards Apples Honeycrisp, Gala, Mcintosh, Cortland, Golden & Red Delicious, Jonagold Fuji, Pink Lady, Stayman, Granny Smith, Rome Bosc Pears Cider, Pumpkins & Winter Squash 4116 Cortland Drive New Paris 814-839-4715 Open Monday-Saturday 9-5 Sunday 1-5 www.boyerorchards.com
  • THIS NEW CLASSIFICATION HAS BEEN CREATED TO ACCOMMODATE LEGAL PUBLIC MEETING NOTICES Deadline for legal notices to appear in this classification will be 11 a.m. of the preceding day.

State/National

List: No love for ‘fiscal cliff,’ ‘spoiler alert’

DETROIT (AP) — Spoiler alert: This story contains words and phrases that some people want to... More...

Corbett to sue over Penn State sanctions

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) —... More...

State Briefs

2 dead, 2 hurt in Reading shootings... More...

World

France counts 1,193 cars torched on New Year’s Eve

PARIS (AP) — Hundreds of empty, parked cars go up in flames in France each New Year’s... More...

Local Sports

Tremendous year of local highlights in ‘12

Dell’s Olympic medal leads as seven other sports mentioned in annual Top 10

Locally, nationally, and even internationally, athletes with ties to the Gazette coverage area made... More...

Mearkle earns All-State 1st team

Everett’s Colton Mearkle was named a First Team All- State football player on Tuesday by... More...

Sports Schedule

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 2Girls BasketballHOPE for Hyndman at ChestnutRidge, 6 p.m.Junior High Girls... More...