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June 14, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

U.N. says nearly 93,000 killed in Syrian civil war

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrians are being killed at an average rate of 5,000 per month, the U.N. said... More...

Special Sections

Local

Playground build under way

Activity at The Green in Bedford Borough to build a new playground is underway but the major part... More...

Princess and Pirate Party set for Aug. 4

Sheetz and Children’s Miracle Network at Geisinger will host a special Princess and Pirate... More...

Police

A home along West Mattie Road in East Providence Township was... More...

World

Nicaragua approves massive canal project

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — A proposal to build a massive rival to the Panama Canal across the... More...

Local Sports

Claysburg Legion beats Portage

PORTAGE — With nine games on the schedule over the next week, the Claysburg Legion team is... More...

Bedford tops Lilly

LILLY — With the game tied heading into the seventh inning, Kody Blevins knocked a triple... More...

Another postponed game for Altoona

NEW BRITAIN, CT — The Altoona Curve and the New Britain Rock Cats were postponed on Thursday... More...

Worship

Area churches offer vacation Bible school

VACATION Bible School at Claysburg Bible Church, located along Route 220 to King, from 6 to 8 p.m.... More...

Community Grace Brethren kicks off building project

Community Grace Brethren Church is launching a long-awaited building project this summer. The... More...

A little bit of pampering

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Big storm brought rain, high winds East

WASHINGTON (AP) — A massive storm system that started in the Upper Midwest brought soaking... More...

Top of th' Morning

Members were reappointed and appointed to Bedford County Visitors Bureau’s board of directors... 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.
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State/National

‘Happy Birthday’ copyright suit filed

NEW YORK (AP) — A production company making a documentary about the song ‘‘Happy... More...

Caterpillar drops Boy Scouts support

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Caterpillar Inc. is no longer giving money to the Boy Scouts because... More...

Colo. wildfire destroy more than 360 homes

COLORADO SPRINGS,... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Gene ruling sensible

To most laypersons, it defies common sense that a private company could patent for profit a... More...

Two common men

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State/National Sports

Mickelson fires a 67 after long day

ARDMORE, Pa. (AP) — Even for Phil Mickelson, his path to the top of the leaderboard Thursday... More...

Giants pound Pirates, 10-0

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Matt Cain allowed two hits over 6 2-3 innings and the San Francisco Giants... More...

Tomlin encouraged as Steelers finish minicamp

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin likes what he’s seen over the... More...