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March 15, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Census: 1 in 3 U.S. counties are dying

WASHINGTON (AP) — A record number of U.S. counties — more than 1 in 3 — are now... More...

Top of th' Morning

Orders for personalized pavers are due. Downtown Bedford Inc. will accept orders until March 29 for... More...

Special Sections

Local

Fire damages workshop

At 12:27 p.m., the Shawnee Valley Fire Department were dispatched to the property of Bob Benna... More...

Students in regional band

Two Northern Bedford County High School students participated in the PMEA Region III band festival... More...

Ridge FFA students attend breakfast

HARRISBURG — Students from the Chestnut Ridge FFA Chapter were given the opportunity to meet... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Carefully considered

Pope Francis is faced with bringing reform to an institution that has survived for so many... More...

Easing budget pains

When Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel once remarked on the vast power of the Israel lobby in the... More...

State/National Sports

Penguins skate past Maple Leafs in third

TORONTO (AP) — Pascal Dupuis scored two of Pittsburgh’s three goals in the third... More...

Penn State starts fast, can’t keep up with Michigan

CHICAGO (AP) — Leading scorer D.J. Newbill is just a sophomore. Tim Frazier will be back next... More...

Syracuse holds off last ditch rally by Pitt to win, 62-59

NEW YORK (AP) — A poor opening half kept Pittsburgh from having a chance at a last long run... More...

Spectra backtracks on gas incident

Spectra Energy on Thursday backtracked from its assertion earlier this week that a release valve at... More...

Woman pleads to charges in Everett shooting

An Everett woman who was the owner of a gun used in an accidental fatal shooting of a 15-year-old... More...

Senate GOP tells Obama to tone down the attacks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Polite yet firm, Senate Republicans told President Barack Obama on Thursday... 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

Crews cap faulty gas well

TUNKHANNOCK,... More...

Boy calls 911 after dad, grandma OD

NEW BRIGHTON, Pa. (AP) — Police have charged a man and his mother with endangering a... More...

Prosecutors: ‘Pay to play’ culture pervaded turnpike

HARRISBURG,... More...

World

New Zealand suffering huge drought

CARTERTON, New Zealand (AP) — Dairy farmer John Rose has sent more than 100 of his cows to... More...

China names new premier

BEIJING (AP) — China is formally installing the Communist Party’s second-ranked leader,... More...

Pope Francis shows new papal style

VATICAN CITY (AP) — On his first day as shepherd of the world’s 1.2 billion Catholics,... More...

Local Sports

Bowlings

BREAKFAST CLUB W L Sugar Cubes 12 4... More...

Bulletin Board

Teams interested in playing in either the Schellsburg Fast-Pitch or Slow- Pitch leagues is urged to... More...

Worship

Schellsburg youth group to host food drive March 16

YOUTH GROUP of the United Church of Schellsburg United Church of Christ will hold a food drive from... More...

Civil War service offered

A Civil War church service, planned to remember the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address,... More...