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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 Jewell AGE: 56 EDUCATION: Graduate of University of Washington,... 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

Mary Jane Whitesell - 2017-02-24
Theresa M. Buratty - 2017-02-23
Helen D. Imler - 2017-02-23
Deidre M. Snyder - 2017-02-23
Todd A. Goldizen - 2017-02-23
Jason C. Bush - 2017-02-22
Kenneth R. Mowry - 2017-02-22
Don M. Elbin - 2017-02-22
Thomas E. Bingham - 2017-02-21
John E. Criswell - 2017-02-21
Grace A. Weimer - 2017-02-21
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

Regional Classifieds
  • Blattenberger's GENERAL CONTRACTING Interior-Exterior PAINTING ROOFS Shingle or Metal ELECTRICAL PLUMBING INSULATION DECKS Built -Stained-Sealed DRYWALL- Hanging Finishing or Repair WINDOWS-DOORS Kitchen/Bath Remodeling SIDING, SOFFIT & FASCIA FLOORING Tile- Hardwood- Laminate Refinishing WIND, WATER OR FIRE DAMAGE A Veteran-Owned Company Free Estimates Fully Insured ¥ PA008349 (814)623-5233 (814)285-6514
  • 859A PUBLIC NOTICE OF BEDFORD BOROUGH BUILDING CODE BOARD OF APPEALS PUBLIC HEARING Notice is hereby given that William Defibaugh, P.E., Engineer for the Appellant, David Heller, 109 Heller Railroad Street, Bedford, PA has requested a hearing before the Bedford Borough Building Code Board of Appeals. The Appellant requests an appeal of a decision by the Municipal Building Code Official from the Uniform Construction Code requirements for a Sprinkler System per IBC 2009, Section 903.2.1.2. Group A3 at property located at 109 Railroad Street, Bedford, PA 15522. The hearing shall be held at the Bedford County Courthouse, 200 S. Juliana St., Room 110, Bedford, PA on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 at 09:00 am. If you are a person with a disability and wish to attend the meeting scheduled for March 8th and require any auxiliary aid, service, or other accommodations to participate, please contact Beverly Geller at the Borough Office or at 814-623-8192 to discuss how Bedford Borough may best accommodate your needs.
  • Power Line Construction company is hiring laborers. Send resumes to Bedford Gazette, P.O. Box 01345, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • BEDFORD AREA- 2-BEDROOM HOUSE, like new, all appliances included, $825/mo. Phone 814-285-7412.
  • Help Wanted- Full-time dependable Class A CDL resume wanted. 40 CPM. Flexible hours. Home daily but on occasion, out overnight. Must have experience. Fax resume to 814-623-1638.
  • 844A BID NOTICE Everett Area School District is soliciting sealed bids on ART, JANITORIAL, & ATHLETIC SUPPLIES. Specifications and/or bid documents may be obtained online at www.everett.k12.pa.us or by calling (814)652-9114 x 2104. Bids are due in the Business Office no later than 3:00 p.m. on March 22, 2017 at which time bids will be publicly opened. The School Board reserves the right to reject any or all bids or any part or any bid and to waiver technical defects if, in its judgement, the best interest of the School District will be thus served. Theresa L. Smith Board Secretary
  • WHEN PLACING YOUR classified ad get extra attention in TODAY'S BEST BUYS! Ask your ad rep for details
  • Saxton Treasure - Emporium - Crafts, Antiques & Furnishings Vendor spaces available! Winter Hours: Tue-Sat: 10-4; Sunday 12-3 Closed Monday 800 Main Street, Saxton, PA (814)635-2152
  • HIRING! Valley Community Services is hiring several Home and Community Habilitation Staff to provide supports in the home and community setting in the Bedford County Area. ¥Services offer competitive wages and flexible scheduling. HCH Staff help individuals with intellectual disabilities improve and maintain daily living skills and participate in community activities. Must be dependable and have good communication skills. High school diploma or a GED and valid PA driver's license and pre-employment drug testing required, so is the ability to obtain background clearances. Experience preferred but not required. If interested, please contact Kelly Fetsko at 814-418-3425 or kfetsko@valleycs.org. EOE
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.

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,... More...