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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

Arthur W. Hoenstine - 2018-10-18
Memorial Service - 2018-10-18
Virginia H. Bequeath - 2018-10-17
Andrew E. Van Horn - 2018-10-17
Thomas F. Wright - 2018-10-17
Jack A. Hoenstine - 2018-10-16
Dr. Jason Craig Waite - 2018-10-16
John H. Egolf - 2018-10-16
E. Ruth Over - 2018-10-15
Paul Detwiler Jr. - 2018-10-13
Jane (Culp) Vandermade - 2018-10-13
Irma E. Greenawalt - 2018-10-12
Martha L. Davis - 2018-10-11
Fred Eugene Brown - 2018-10-10
Don A. Fletcher - 2018-10-10
Kathy Jo Sturtz - 2018-10-10
Earl Richard Davis Jr. - 2018-10-10
John Russell Giffin - 2018-10-10
Guy Hunter Velykis - 2018-10-10
Larry E. Finnegan Sr. - 2018-10-10
Rae Kathleen Ickes - 2018-10-08
Fredrick J. Risbon - 2018-10-08
Elaine Cole - 2018-10-08
Richard A. Skok - 2018-10-05
Linda I. Whysong - 2018-10-04
Betty J. Lundquist - 2018-10-03
Weston Miles Konicky - 2018-10-03
Maxine D. Wakefoose - 2018-10-03
Anna J. Musselman - 2018-10-02
Kelly C. Claycomb - 2018-10-01
Ronald A. Boore - 2018-10-01
Harry Jerome Seamen - 2018-10-01
Karen B. Brantner - 2018-09-29
Apryle L. Foor - 2018-09-29

Regional Classifieds
  • LOT FOR SALE Offers are being accepted by Broad Top Township for the purchase of (1) lot, approximately 0.142 acres at Broad Street, Wood, PA until 3:00 pm November 5, 2018. Public sewer & water available. Close proximity to Lake Raystown. Contact the Municipal Office at P.O. Box 57 Defiance, PA 16633. P# 814-928-5253.
  • Apartments for Rent- For more information, contact Ron (814) 251-2189
  • 508A Public Notice Notice is hereby given that Forcey Coal, Inc., 475 Banion Road, Madera, PA 16661 has requested a bond release for Surface Mine Permit #05060101 pursuant to the Surface Mining Conservation and Reclamation Act. The mine site is located in Broad Top Township, Bedford County and is known as the Heaton Mine. The permit is located west of SR 1023, Dudley Road, approximately 0.5 miles north of the intersection between SR 1023 and SR 1036, Six Mile Run Road, and south of T-581, Heaton Road, on the property of William H., Dixie A., and John A. Heaton. The permit was issued on April 9, 2007. Bond release of $112,191 is requested on 59.0 acres. Total bond held is $117,810. A Stage II bond release is requested as the area has been backfilled to approximate original contour and is currently supporting an established growth of a mixture of grasses, legumes and trees. Written comments, objections, or a request for an informal conference may be submitted to the PA Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of District Mining Operations, Ebensburg District Office, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931 within 30 days following the final (4th) publication date of this notice and must include the person's name, address, telephone number, and a brief description as to the nature of the objection.
  • For Rent- Two bedroom house in Bedford, $800 per month, Call 814-285-7412
  • DECKSIDE LANDSCAPING ¥ Yard Cleanup ¥ Mow/Trim ¥ Mulch/Plant ¥ Fertilization ¥ Weed Control ¥Tree Spraying Bagworms, etc. ¥ Power Washing ¥ Deck Refinishing Free Estimates Veteran Owned Senior Discount Res/Com Insured Credit Cards 814-977-3022 PA111248 BU13424
  • 2-BEDROOM DUPLEX Fishertown area. No pets/smoking. Heat, water/sewage and appliances included. $700/per month. References and security deposit required. Phone (814)839-4735.
  • Barn Help for Special Needs Horses near Jean Bonnet. All weather mucking, feeding, grooming, etc. Must be reliable, able to follow instructions, and have transportation. Submit resumes to: Bedford Gazette c/o 1328 PO Box 671 Bedford, PA 15522
  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Now offering Container Service ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026
  • EVERETT AREA DUPLEX- Large, remodeled 3 bedroom, 1 bath, basement and yard. $700/month plus security deposit. Available November. 352-445-4584
  • PHARMACY TECHNICIAN Rite Aid Pharmacy in Everett is hiring a FT and a PT Pharmacy Technician. Applications available at the store in Everett.

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...