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May 31, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

N.Y.C. police: Notes to Obama, mayor had gun threats

WASHINGTON (AP) — A suspicious letter mailed to the White House and intercepted this week was... More...

Philly school leaders approve ‘doomsday’ budget

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Faced with a huge deficit, the Philadelphia school board reluctantly... More...

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Local

Seniors prepare to say farewell

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Everett man faces criminal charges relating to crash

ROARING SPRING — Following the investigation of an accident, the Roaring Spring Police... More...

Boy, 13, facing charges in crime spree

A 13-year-old Riddlesburg boy is facing plenty of juvenile charges stemming from a crime spree on... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Health care: Just say no

Having failed every other way to derail President Barack Obama’s health-care reform,... More...

Rural youth neglected

President Barack Obama regularly sounds the alarm that the United States must find ways to... More...

State/National Sports

Martin’s walkoff leads Pirates past Tigers in 11th

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Russell Martin hit a bases-loaded single off the left-center wall in the... More...

McLendon hoping to fill Hampton’s big shoes with Steelers

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Steve McLendon always believed his moment would... More...

Schwartzel begins Memorial with a splendid round of 65

DUBLIN, Ohio ( AP) — Charl Schwartzel made sure one hole didn’t ruin an entire round... More...

Breaking News - 5/31/2013 10:40 AM

Gazette printing press breaks down  Free Access 

Friday's paper will be delivered with Saturday edition
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‘Obamacare’ to offer more choices

WASHINGTON (AP) — Insurance companies are showing interest in providing coverage under the... More...

Scams remain problem for area seniors

The letter was immediately suspicious and downright unbelievable.  The recipient, an older... More...

Top of th' Morning

The 2013 Graduation Edition accompanies today’s Gazette. The edition includes photos of most... More...

Obituaries

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
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-04
Mary Amelia Machtley - 2017-02-04
Erma Ruth Ling - 2017-02-04
Ronald W. Bingham - 2017-02-03
Carlton F. Rinker - 2017-02-03
Gary Francis Suggars - 2017-02-03

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  • Love In Action International Ministries (LIAIM) A 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-denominational organization focused on establishing and operating children's homes in Latin America, is currently seeking a Director of Development. The primary duties of this position are to lead marketing efforts, discover new funding opportunities, maintain current funding networks, and organize fundraising events in support of the operational, growth, and home office functions of this ministry. The primary work setting is at LIAIM's home office in Altoona, PA; however the successful candidate should expect some out of town travel. Candidate should possess the following qualifications: ¥ Strong organizational, communication and presentation skills across verbal, visual, and written models. ¥ Preferred: Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, communications, or non-profit leadership/development ¥ Computer expertise in Microsoft Office including, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Publisher, Outlook, Access, as well as other marketing, fundraising, and publishing applications; Internet proficiency and experience with various social networks. ¥ 3+ years of experience in fundraising ¥ Highest degree of ethics and integrity ¥ High level of initiative; able to work independently and with a team ¥ Strong relationship building and solicitation skills ¥ Goal setting, planning, and execution ¥ Business math skills ¥ Passion for the mission of this ministry and strong desire to promote it For more information about LIAIM, our vision and mission, and a full Director of Development position description, visit our web site at www.liaim.com Interested candidates should email a letter of interest and resume that includes both personal and professional references in PDF form to Gary Zimmerman, Director of LIAIM at: liaim@aol.com Starting salary range is $45,000 to $55,000, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
  • 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
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State/National

Winfrey: Learn from your failures

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — The invitation from Harvard University caught Oprah Winfrey at a low... More...

Pa. readies security for Gettysburg’s 150th

GETTYSBURG,... More...

Feds find drugs in woman’s shoes

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Federal agents are hot on the heels of a New Jersey woman who allegedly... More...

Local Sports

Lady Hornets make history with a D5 title

HOPE for Hyndman scores in bottom of seventh to beat Rockwood, 4-3

Kayla Wilt wasn’t expecting to play a hero’s role in Thursday’s District 5- A... More...

HOPE for Hyndman rides emotional win

Karly Willison remembers how close she and her softball teammates came to winning a district... More...

McCort rallies past Claysburg in D6-A final

ALTOONA — Bishop McCort knows a thing or two when it comes to the district postseason. ... More...

Worship

Strawberry, tractor, bluegrass festival planned

STRAWBERRY, tractor and bluegrass festival will be held May 31 through June 2 at Friendship Village... More...