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March 16, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Bedford grads on disabled Carnival Legend

The anxious mother of a Bedford High School graduate aboard Carnival Legend, Carnival... More...

Colo. expands gun background checks

DENVER (AP) — A landmark expansion of background checks on firearm purchases was approved... More...

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Bees buzzed with caffeine from flowers

Suddenly that song “Flight of the Bumblebee” makes sense! You know, that crazy piece by... More...

No Blarney! We need homes

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Local Sports

Spring sports getting close despite the wintry weather

With the weather we have been having, it is hard to believe that the spring sports season is two... More...

PIAA Basektball

BOYS CLASS A QUARTERFINALS Friday, March15 Johnsonburg 54, Smethport 43 Lincoln Park Charter 86,... More...

Bulletin Board

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

Seeing green

Friday was “Go for the Greens” day at Chestnut Ridge Middle School. Students and... More...

Hearings set for Saxton men charged in gun theft

Preliminary hearings for two Saxton men suspected in a January burglary at Saxton Outdoor Supply... More...

Maryland ends death penalty

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland lawmakers approved a measure abolishing the death penalty on... More...

Top of th' Morning

There’s been a time change for the Chestnut Ridge “When in Rome” performance... More...

Obituaries

Elsie Grace Creegan - 2016-04-30
Michael L. Kendall - 2016-04-29
Richard P. Replogle - 2016-04-29
Paul G. Eichelberger - 2016-04-28
Aubrey Dale Gates Jr. - 2016-04-28
Gregory K. Shaffer - 2016-04-28
Paul Dean Meshyock - 2016-04-27
Edith L. Miller - 2016-04-27
Earl Wesley Jordan Jr. - 2016-04-26
Melvin L. Korns - 2016-04-26
Timothy D. Lightner - 2016-04-26
James A. Fockler - 2016-04-25
Mary E. Fluke - 2016-04-25
Ray A. Claycomb - 2016-04-23
Dorothy L. Fox - 2016-04-23
Merle Hinson - 2016-04-23
Lori Lynn Kroom - 2016-04-22
Brandi Lynn Soloski - 2016-04-22
Dr. Patricia N. May - 2016-04-21
Connie Barton - 2016-04-21
Audrey (Heidorn) Poet - 2016-04-21
Harry Jones - 2016-04-20
Shelby J. Horn - 2016-04-20
Darin D. Leydig - 2016-04-19
JoAnn Martz - 2016-04-18
Jack M. Bolinger - 2016-04-16
Mary E. Cregger - 2016-04-15
Betty J. Walls - 2016-04-15
Chester E. Findley - 2016-04-15
Richard D. Greenway - 2016-04-14
John William Dunlap - 2016-04-13
Geraldine Adele Hafer - 2016-04-12
Beverly A. Howsare - 2016-04-12
Evelyn Pearl Caro - 2016-04-11
F. Hope Weaver - 2016-04-11

Regional Classifieds
  • 962A PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE PURSUANT TO THE SUNSHINE ACT The State Transportation Commission (STC) will hold a quarterly business meeting at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 12, 2016. The meeting will be held in the meeting room at the following location: Bedford Township Supervisors, 1007 Shed Road, Bedford, PA 15522. STC was created by Act 120 of 1970 to evaluate transportation facilities and services, and periodically adopt a Twelve Year Program (TYP) to improve the Commonwealth's transportation system. The Meeting is open to the public to attend. The meeting location is accessible to persons having disabilities. If you need any accommodation due to a disability, please contact the STC Office at (717) 787-2913 at least 24 hours in advance so arrangements can be made.
  • CAREGIVER NEEDED daytime, part-time 12-24 hours per week. Experience is preferred. Snake Spring Twp. area. Phone 814-977-6318 between 9am-5pm.
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.
  • Laid off? Work from home. Be your own Bo$$! First, call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot work-at-home schemes. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • Local Food Service Establishment is seeking a FULL TIME SEASON MANAGER (March thru mid-September) to handle: scheduling, ordering, overseeing daily operations, etc. Must be available all shifts, including evenings, weekends & holidays. Reliable transportation, Serve-Safe Certification plus criminal & background checks required. Hourly rate + potential bonuses. EOE. Send resume w/references to: Box 02031, c/o Bedford Gazette, PO Box 671, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • ROWE VENDING SNACK MACHINE Excellent working condition, has bill changer, coin mechanism and keys. Perfect for office or any public area. Great money maker! Machine is located in Bedford. Must be picked up. $600 OBO phone (814) 977-2528
  • VINTAGE ADVERTISING SIGNS Soda, Gas, Etc. Cash Waiting Phone 814-742-9821
  • THE BEDFORD AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT is advertising for an anticipated vacancy for a secretarial position at the Bedford High School. Interested applicant must have at least three years of secretarial training and/or experience and must be proficient in the use of computers and PC applications. The applicant must also be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively deal with a diverse group of staff and visitors. Additional technology training is desired. All applicants must obtain the following clearances for employment: Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Background Check. Applicant should send a letter of interest, resume (including additional listing of technology experience), three letters of reference, and required clearances, to: Mr. Kyle Kane, Principal, Bedford High School, 330 East John Street, Bedford, PA 15522, by May 2, 2016.
  • PRESNELL'S HEATING & A.C. NOBODY BEATS OUR QUALITY! Specializing in Oil Heating, Installing; * New American made Oil Boilers * Warm Air Furnaces with Metal Duct Work * Superior Quality Mobile Home Furnaces *Furnace Cleaning & Repairs *Trane Central A.C. and Heat Pumps HONEST PRICES & RELIABLE WORKMANSHIP SINCE 1977! PA #19263 814-839-4278
  • Earn $$$ helping MDs! Process medical claims from home. Call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot medical billing scams. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from The Bedford Gazette and the FTC.

State/National

Global warming may affect tornadoes, too

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — With the planet heating up, many scientists seem fairly certain some... More...

Man dies of rabies from infected donated kidney

The Defense Department says a man whose organs were donated to four people before it was learned he... More...

Corbett to revise lottery contract

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) —... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

The late Marvin and Esther (Foor) Foor of Everett would have celebrated their 62nd anniversary... More...

Base closings

Faced with a costly excess of military bases and facilities and a protective Congress’... More...

A breath of fresh air

I n his first moments as Pope Francis, everyone could see his humility. “Bona sera,”... More...

State/National Sports

Syracuse tops G-town in Big East semifinals

Maryland, Wisconsin pull upsets in respective tournaments

NEW YORK (AP) — Brandon Triche scored the go-ahead basket early in overtime and No. 19... More...

Sanchez strong as Pirates beat Astros

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Jonathan Sanchez pitched three strong innings and Garrett Jones and... More...

Flyers get past Devils in 2-1 shootout victory

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Matt Read and Claude Giroux both scored goals in the shootout to lead... More...