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February 7, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Claysburg retirements could save district funds

CLAYSBURG — Two long-time employees will retire at the end of the school year with more... More...

Boy Scouts delay decision on gays

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Caught in an ideological crossfire, the Boy Scouts of America is putting... More...

Special Sections

Local

Borough’s auto call system worked well

Bedford Borough’s automated telephone dialing system reached more than 2,000 water customers... More...

E. Providence Twp. getting new tax bill

East Providence Township real estate taxpayers are receiving a new bill to correct the millage rate... More...

Police

Two men were in a stolen car when they led state police on a high- speed chase last... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Targeted killing

The 9/ 11 attacks, and the desperate efforts to prevent a repeat, have forced the United States... More...

Hate-filled politics

I s America unstoppably careening towards hate and minutia-filled politics as it moves further into... More...

State/National Sports

Hackenberg, Sickles front Penn State recruits

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State’s first recruiting class since the NCAA hammered... More...

PSU recruits

Richy Anderson, rb, 5-11, 171, Thomas Johnson HS, Frederick, Md. Brandon Bell, lb, 6- 1, 222,... More...

Pitt goes for linemen, locks up Clairton trio also

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — There’s a formula Pittsburgh coach Paul Chryst likes to use when... More...

Obama taps REI exec to lead Interior

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s choice for interior secretary is a lifelong... More...

Sally Jewell has degree in engineering

NAME: Sally JewellAGE: 56EDUCATION: Graduate of University of Washington, bachelor’s degree... More...

U.S. plans to cut carrier fleet in Persian Gulf to 1

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon is cutting its aircraft carrier presence in the Persian Gulf... More...

Top of th' Morning

An East Providence Township supervisor has been appointed to a statewide panel for township... More...

Obituaries

Elsie Grace Creegan - 2016-04-30
Michael L. Kendall - 2016-04-29
Richard P. Replogle - 2016-04-29
Paul G. Eichelberger - 2016-04-28
Aubrey Dale Gates Jr. - 2016-04-28
Gregory K. Shaffer - 2016-04-28
Paul Dean Meshyock - 2016-04-27
Edith L. Miller - 2016-04-27
Earl Wesley Jordan Jr. - 2016-04-26
Melvin L. Korns - 2016-04-26
Timothy D. Lightner - 2016-04-26
James A. Fockler - 2016-04-25
Mary E. Fluke - 2016-04-25
Ray A. Claycomb - 2016-04-23
Dorothy L. Fox - 2016-04-23
Merle Hinson - 2016-04-23
Lori Lynn Kroom - 2016-04-22
Brandi Lynn Soloski - 2016-04-22
Dr. Patricia N. May - 2016-04-21
Connie Barton - 2016-04-21
Audrey (Heidorn) Poet - 2016-04-21
Harry Jones - 2016-04-20
Shelby J. Horn - 2016-04-20
Darin D. Leydig - 2016-04-19
JoAnn Martz - 2016-04-18
Jack M. Bolinger - 2016-04-16
Mary E. Cregger - 2016-04-15
Betty J. Walls - 2016-04-15
Chester E. Findley - 2016-04-15
Richard D. Greenway - 2016-04-14
John William Dunlap - 2016-04-13
Geraldine Adele Hafer - 2016-04-12
Beverly A. Howsare - 2016-04-12
Evelyn Pearl Caro - 2016-04-11
F. Hope Weaver - 2016-04-11

Regional Classifieds
  • 962A PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE PURSUANT TO THE SUNSHINE ACT The State Transportation Commission (STC) will hold a quarterly business meeting at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 12, 2016. The meeting will be held in the meeting room at the following location: Bedford Township Supervisors, 1007 Shed Road, Bedford, PA 15522. STC was created by Act 120 of 1970 to evaluate transportation facilities and services, and periodically adopt a Twelve Year Program (TYP) to improve the Commonwealth's transportation system. The Meeting is open to the public to attend. The meeting location is accessible to persons having disabilities. If you need any accommodation due to a disability, please contact the STC Office at (717) 787-2913 at least 24 hours in advance so arrangements can be made.
  • CAREGIVER NEEDED daytime, part-time 12-24 hours per week. Experience is preferred. Snake Spring Twp. area. Phone 814-977-6318 between 9am-5pm.
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.
  • Laid off? Work from home. Be your own Bo$$! First, call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot work-at-home schemes. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • Local Food Service Establishment is seeking a FULL TIME SEASON MANAGER (March thru mid-September) to handle: scheduling, ordering, overseeing daily operations, etc. Must be available all shifts, including evenings, weekends & holidays. Reliable transportation, Serve-Safe Certification plus criminal & background checks required. Hourly rate + potential bonuses. EOE. Send resume w/references to: Box 02031, c/o Bedford Gazette, PO Box 671, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • ROWE VENDING SNACK MACHINE Excellent working condition, has bill changer, coin mechanism and keys. Perfect for office or any public area. Great money maker! Machine is located in Bedford. Must be picked up. $600 OBO phone (814) 977-2528
  • VINTAGE ADVERTISING SIGNS Soda, Gas, Etc. Cash Waiting Phone 814-742-9821
  • THE BEDFORD AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT is advertising for an anticipated vacancy for a secretarial position at the Bedford High School. Interested applicant must have at least three years of secretarial training and/or experience and must be proficient in the use of computers and PC applications. The applicant must also be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively deal with a diverse group of staff and visitors. Additional technology training is desired. All applicants must obtain the following clearances for employment: Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Background Check. Applicant should send a letter of interest, resume (including additional listing of technology experience), three letters of reference, and required clearances, to: Mr. Kyle Kane, Principal, Bedford High School, 330 East John Street, Bedford, PA 15522, by May 2, 2016.
  • PRESNELL'S HEATING & A.C. NOBODY BEATS OUR QUALITY! Specializing in Oil Heating, Installing; * New American made Oil Boilers * Warm Air Furnaces with Metal Duct Work * Superior Quality Mobile Home Furnaces *Furnace Cleaning & Repairs *Trane Central A.C. and Heat Pumps HONEST PRICES & RELIABLE WORKMANSHIP SINCE 1977! PA #19263 814-839-4278
  • Earn $$$ helping MDs! Process medical claims from home. Call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot medical billing scams. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from The Bedford Gazette and the FTC.

State/National

New England braces for blizzard

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A blizzard heading to New England could make travel nearly impossible... More...

NY-NJ Port Authority: Sandy caused $2 billion in damage

NEW YORK ( AP) — The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will spend more than $2... More...

Two Great Lakes at record low

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Two of the Great Lakes have hit their lowest water levels ever... More...

Local Sports

State Duals are set to start

I had planned to go to the State Duals this weekend, but my plans have been changed. I have been... More...

Ridge falls short of North Star

NEW PARIS — The Chestnut Ridge Lions had six shooters set new personal bests, but fell to... More...

League foes trip up local boys

Johnstown 69, Bedford 40 JOHNSTOWN — Bedford fell at Johnstown on Wednesday, 69-40. Zack... More...