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May 8, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

New stock market milestone: Dow tops 15,000

NEW YORK (AP) — The Dow Jones industrial average punched through another milestone Tuesday,... More...

Top of th' Morning

Young at Heart golfing will go on today rain or shine. A golf scramble is set to start at 8:30 a.m.... More...

Special Sections

Local

Unique memorabilia

Dona Feaster, of Centerville, recently wrote a letter to Queen Elizabeth congratulating her on her... More...

Agri-business in the classroom

HYNDMAN — Students at HOPE for Hyndman Charter School got to spend their Tuesday afternoon... More...

Dallara to speak at Memorial Day service

A former Chestnut Ridge School District teacher will be the guest speaker at the Cumberland Valley... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

A pointless secret

This week we learned that back on Feb. 16, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie secretly underwent... More...

Obama: The fall

Fate is fickle, power cyclical, and nothing is new under the sun. Especially in Washington, where... More...

State/National Sports

Gomez pitches Bucs to a win

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Maybe Jeanmar Gomez should be given short notice every time he... More...

Isles beat Pens, 6-4, to tie the series

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — John Tavares scored with 9:49 left, and the New York Islanders tied... More...

Ref’s death shows saddening lack of sportsmanship

The football teams were still on the field, exchanging the traditional postgame handshakes, when... More...

Auditors find special fund owes county

The Bedford County auditors say a fund that is to pay for supplemental salaries, overtime, on-call... More...

Brothers arrested for Ohio abductions

CLEVELAND (AP) — The woman’s voice was frantic and breathless, and she was choking back... More...

Wet spring brings troubling start to corn planting

ST. LOUIS (AP) — John Reifsteck looks out at his muddy 1,800- acre central Illinois farm and... More...

Obituaries

Gerald F. Grasser - 2016-07-23
Almeda V. Korns - 2016-07-23
Kenneth Clair Machtley - 2016-07-22
Annetta Faith Snyder - 2016-07-22
Warren Stufft - 2016-07-22
Kenneth C. Machtley - 2016-07-21
Gerald F. Shaw - 2016-07-20
W. Clifford Elder - 2016-07-19
Reo M. Hechler - 2016-07-16
Charles D. Mentzer - 2016-07-16
Romaine M. Bingham - 2016-07-15
James T. Miller - 2016-07-15
Wanetia L. Hughes - 2016-07-15
John R. Colyer - 2016-07-14
James T. Miller - 2016-07-14
Marvin A. Weicht - 2016-07-14
Keith A. Stuart - 2016-07-14
Ruth E. Eichelberger - 2016-07-13
M. Larue Keibler - 2016-07-13
Joseph A. Imler Sr. - 2016-07-13
Kevin D. Clark - 2016-07-13
Laura S. Smith - 2016-07-13
Bertha Eichelberger - 2016-07-12
Glenn A. Layton - 2016-07-12
Leota Amelia Fink - 2016-07-12
Gary V. Wentz - 2016-07-12
Ella E. Snyder - 2016-07-12
William H. Schaeffer - 2016-07-11
Miriam J. Moore - 2016-07-11
M. Larue Keibler - 2016-07-11
Robert L. Frazier - 2016-07-09
Sandra L. McConahy - 2016-07-09
Dale Sherman Grimes - 2016-07-08
Roland Stover Keller - 2016-07-07
Jennie M. Fronckowiak - 2016-07-06
Randy Eugene Garlick - 2016-07-06
Ada V. Simpkins - 2016-07-06
Leo R. Mazman - 2016-07-05
Marjorie A. Shaffer - 2016-07-05
Paul Lynn Wible - 2016-07-05

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  • 264A NOTICE OF HEARING ON AMENDMENT TO SUBDIVISION AND LAND DEVELOPMENT ORDINANCE AND NOTICE OF ORDINANCE Notice is hereby given by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of South Woodbury (the ÒTownship') that at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 2, 2016 shortly after the commencement of the regularly scheduled meeting of the South Woodbury Township Board of Supervisors, to be held at the Municipal Building, located at 125 North Road, New Enterprise, PA 16664, said Board will hold a public hearing to obtain input, information and comments from the public regarding a proposed amendment to the Township's Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance ('SALDO'). Following said hearing, and during the regular meeting of said Board, said Board will consider whether to adopt, and actually may adopt, at said meeting, the following Ordinance: Ordinance No. 2016-02, an Ordinance of the Township of South Woodbury, amending the Township's current Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance (Ordinance No. 2015-01, relating to subdivision and land development within the Township of South Woodbury), by making the following amendment: Section 403.1. A. (pertaining, generally to notes and data that are to be included in preliminary plans) is hereby amended by deleting the following sentence from the end of sub-subsection 7: If on-lot groundwater is proposed to be used, a hydrogeological analysis including data on the source and supply must be submitted. Additionally, Ordinance No. 2016-02 affirms all other parts of Ordinance No. 2015.01, and establishes an effective date. The full text of said Ordinance is available for review at the office of the Township Secretary located at 125 North Road, New Enterprise, PA 16664, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Mon.-Wed., and Fri. If you are a handicapped person who would need assistance at said meeting or in obtaining a copy of said Ordinance, please contact the Township Secretary in person or by calling (814)766-2900. SOUTH WOODBURY TOWNSHIP BOARD OF SUPERVISORS GENEVIEVE ZEBROSKI, SECRETARY 125 North Road New Enterprise, PA 16664 W. LEE OSWALT, III, ESQ. TOWNSHIP SOLICITOR 414 N. Logan Boulevard Altoona, PA 16602
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State/National

Ex-Pa. Justice Melvin given house arrest

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Former Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin avoided prison... More...

Distracted driving deaths underreported

WASHINGTON (AP) — Seventeen year-old Kelsey Raffaele’s last words were over a cellphone... More...

Military reports of sexual assaults rise

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sexual assaults in the military are a growing epidemic across the services... More...

World

Syria has limited options

BEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian regime on Tuesday dispatched an obscure proxy, a Damascus-based... More...

Bangladesh disaster death toll at 705

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Hundreds of garment factory workers who survived a building collapse... More...

Local Sports

Bedford boys earn LHAC crown

SOMERSET — The Bedford boys captured the Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference Track and Field... More...

Senators blast by Curve, 13-2

HARRISBURG — Harrisburg used a four-run fourth inning to catapult itself to a 13- 2 victory... More...

Sports Results

TUESDAY, MAY 7 Baseball Chestnut Ridge at Everett, ppd. Somerset at Bedford,... More...

Deed Transfers

Deed transfers

Robert P. Rose* to Thomas J. Phillips*, Cumberland Vlly Twp, $25,000. Debra l. Ellis* to Debra L.... More...

Geisel Funeral Homes & Crematory

Bardell Realty

J&O Furnaces

For the Kids Learning

Gerber's Repair Service

Shawnee Valley Volunteer Fire Co.