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February 16, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

States’ health choices are national experiment

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul is unfolding as a... More...

Top of th' Morning

A Hyndman Borough councilman won’t seek reelection this year. Chris Harden said he... More...

Special Sections

Local

Cloudy with a forecast of music

Danger lurks everywhere. There are notes flying through the air. The sharps can cut right through... More...

Jaffa hosts sports show Feb. 22-24

The Jaffa Sports Show will be held at the Jaffa Mosque in Altoona Feb. 22-24. More than 120 vendors... More...

Leevi Steele honored on race car

Local NASCAR Sprint Cup fans and supporters of the Steele family of Hopewell will have the... More...

Editorial

The cut is in the mail

I t’s Nixon’s fault. I speak of the financial woes of the U.S. Postal  Service,... More...

Uncle Sam, scapegoat

I f something bad happens in Russia, Russian officials have an instant explanation: It’s the... More...

End the bed tax scam

Buried in Barack Obama’s budget (last year’s, of course, because this year’s is... More...

State/National Sports

Adams scores twice as Penguins ground Jets, 3-1

WINNIPEG, Manitoba ( AP) — Craig Adams scored his first two goals of the season to lift the... More...

Jacobson, Bae tied for lead

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A move down the California coast hasn’t changed a thing for Fredrik... More...

Opening practice includes 5-car wreck

DAYTONA BEACH,... More...

Meteor explodes over Russia

More than 1,000 people injured from bus-sized meteor

MOSCOW (AP) — With a blinding flash and a booming shock wave, a meteor blazed across the... More...

DA: Melvin’s family ties became ‘criminal ties’

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The campaign corruption case against suspended state Supreme Court Justice... More...

Valentine sweethearts

Pennknoll Village residents, Bertha and Clair Smith, were crowned as Valentine King and Queen... More...

Obituaries

LeRoy K. Helsel - 2017-09-19
Betty J. Berkey - 2017-09-18
Daniel W. Sivits - 2017-09-18
Robert R. Claar - 2017-09-18
Louise Evelyn Smith - 2017-09-18
Harry L. Gearhart - 2017-09-18
Obit correction - 2017-09-18
N. Frances Gabler - 2017-09-15
John C. Morgret Jr. - 2017-09-15
Irene Gladys Sands - 2017-09-14
Obituary Correction - 2017-09-14
Terry L. Schafer - 2017-09-13
Mae K. Holsinger - 2017-09-13
Mary Ann Sullivan - 2017-09-13
Warren E. Reid - 2017-09-13
Lawrence Deister - 2017-09-12
Denver R. Nelson - 2017-09-12
Elsie Louise Ickes - 2017-09-11
Scott Paul Morgenweck - 2017-09-11
Dennis Blair Grace Sr. - 2017-09-08
Robert E. Whisner - 2017-09-07
Rodney L. Mearkle - 2017-09-06
Evelyn D. Weicht - 2017-09-05
Allen P. Koontz - 2017-09-05
Viola Laws - 2017-09-05
Ameen Kohanyi - 2017-09-02
Bivian L. Smith - 2017-09-02
Obit correction - 2017-09-02
Roger L. Omps - 2017-09-01
Hilda J. Weaverling - 2017-09-01
Roland Ellis Weyant - 2017-09-01
Pamela F. Omps - 2017-08-31
Hilda J. Weaverling - 2017-08-31
Gloria (Browell) Fluke - 2017-08-31
Donald E. Mitchell - 2017-08-31

Regional Classifieds
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  • Insurance Agent- Licensed in property and casualty, wanting to work in an independent insurance agency. Full time hours with commission opportunities! Resumes to: jacinda@masondixonins.com
  • 426A INVITATION TO BID West St. Clair Township will be accepting bids for the following amounts ( more or less): 1,500 Tons AS2 Anti-skid Price per ton delivered to Township stockpile locations within West St. Clair Township, Bedford County, as specified by Road Master together with a price per ton for pick up at plant. Bid Deadline: Wednesday October 4, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Bids must be submitted on forms supplied by the Township. Forms may be obtained by calling (814)839-2375. Bids must be in sealed envelope marked ANTI-SKID BIDS. Bids will be opened October 4, 2017 after 4:00 p.m. at the West St. Clair Township regular meeting inside the Chestnut Ridge Ambulance Building. West St. Clair Township Supervisors reserve the right to accept of reject any or all bids. Barbara Hammer Secretary/Treasurer
  • 438A EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The Borough of Bedford is accepting applications from qualified individuals for the position of Wastewater Treatment Superintendent. Application documents and additional information can be obtained on our website: www.bedboro.com or Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m. at the Bedford Borough Office. completed Application Documents must be returned to the Borough of Bedford Office no later than 4:00 p.m., Friday, September 22, 2017. Please submit application documents (specific to this position) and cover letter to: Barbara E. Diehl (address below) or by email to bdiehl@bedboro.com. The compensation for this exempt position shall be commensurate with experience and education. Barbara E. Diehl, Borough Manager Bedford Borough 244 W. Penn Street Bedford, PA 15522-1226 (814)623-8192 The Borough of Bedford is an Equal Opportunity Employer
  • 2-BEDROOM DUPLEX Newly remodeled. Fishertown area. No pets. Heat, water/sewage and appliances included. $700/per month. References and security deposit required. Phone (814)839-4735.
  • SMALL 2-BEDROOM MOBILE HOME for rent north of Everett. Suitable for 1 or 2 people. Phone 814-652-2094.
  • 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
  • Office Space on Mile Level- Imlers Plaza. Rear of store. $500/month. Call (814)285-7412.

State/National

Dance Marathon arrives at PSU

STATE COLLEGE,... More...

Sheriff: Ex-cop Dorner died from gunshot

SAN BERNARDINO,... More...

Jesse Jackson Jr., wife to plead guilty

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a spectacular fall from political prominence, former U.S. Rep. Jesse... More...

World

Venezuelan gov. shows Chavez photos

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The world got its first glimpse of Hugo Chavez since he underwent a... More...

Local Sports

CK’s Brown advances to D6-AA semifinal round

ALTOONA — Five Claysburg wrestlers kept their seasons alive on Friday at the District 6- AA... More...

Glendale tops Claysburg in season finale, 72-58

CLAYSBURG — Glendale got off to a fast start offensively and scored in a multitude of ways to... More...

Remembering a Bedford County great — John Foor

Recently one of the patriarch of baseball in Bedford County passed away at the age of 95. John... More...