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February 19, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Youth groups see growth opportunity amid Scouts turmoil

NEW YORK (AP) — With the Boy Scouts of America entangled in a furor over its ban on gays,... More...

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Local

Heart of the moon

— Photo submitted When Kathy Matolyak of Bedford was looking through the photos still on her... More...

Bedford man facing simple assault charge

A Bedford man is facing an assault charge stemming from a Feb. 10 incident in East Providence... More...

Schellsburg man faces burglary, theft charges

A Schellsburg man was jailed on suspicion that he broke into a Juniata Township vacation home last... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Loophole closed

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane has been on the job for only a month and already she... More...

Corbett, Kane tensions

HARRISBURG, Pa. ( AP) — Call it the anti-honeymoon.  The interaction between midterm... More...

State/National Sports

Down big early, Notre Dame rallies over Pitt

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jerian Grant and Jack Cooley scored 13 points each and No. 25 Notre Dame... More...

Flyers score blowout win at Isles

UNIONDALE,... More...

Report: Hurdle to get an extension

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Clint Hurdle is going to get a chance to finish a turnaround... More...

Bedford rejects liquor license transfer

Bedford Borough Council said no Monday night to the proposed transfer of a liquor license from... More...

Parents urge Tussey to hire aide for first grade at Robertsdale

SAXTON — Parents of Robertsdale Elementary first-graders approached the Tussey Mountain... More...

Colo. House passes gun-control measures

DENVER (AP) — Limits on the size of ammunition magazines and universal background checks... More...

Top of th' Morning

Today is the first day to circulate nominating petitions for spring primary candidates. Anyone who... 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

Study: Better TV may improve kids’ behavior

SEATTLE (AP) — Teaching parents to switch channels from violent shows to educational TV can... More...

Ex-prosecutor to review Pittsburgh police policies

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A former western Pennsylvania prosecutor has been hired to review... More...

Pa. company gets $1M grant to study health impacts of natural gas drilling

DANVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania health company says it has gotten a $1 million grant to... More...

World

Ailing Chavez returns to Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — President Hugo Chavez returned to Venezuela on Monday after more... More...

European Union slaps more sanctions on N. Korea

BRUSSELS ( AP) — The European Union imposed trade and economic sanctions on North Korea while... More...

Local Sports

Bedford wins at Garver

  This group of 5th and 6th grade girls from Bedford won first place in the 2013 Garver YMCA... More...

Everett junior high wins 17 games

Everett’s junior high girls basketball team completed a 17-2 season and was co-champs in the... More...

— Junior High —

Bedford 36, McConnellsburg 18  MCCONNELLSBURG — Bedford defeated McConnellsburg in... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Jon and Ashlee Harold of Bedford are pleased to announce the birth of a daughter. Maiya FayeAnn... More...