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July 19, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Anxiety brews among immigration supporters

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supporters of far-reaching immigration legislation fear they’re... More...

Top of th' Morning

Farmers’ market vouchers are still available at the Bedford County Area Agency on... More...

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Local

Dinner, dance benefit to help cancer survivor

A dinner and dance benefit for Cheryl Bailey will be held Saturday to help raise money for Bailey,... More...

Bedford County Fair celebrates 140 years

A cake was cut Thursday to mark the celebration of the Bedford County Fair’s 140th... More...

Memorial Park receives grant

Bedford County Endowments handed over the check for a $1,000 grant to Bedford Memorial Park... More...

Local Sports

Taillon, Curve take opener from Sea Wolves, 6-3

ALTOONA — Jameson Taillon tossed seven innings for the fourth time this season and the... More...

J-town ready for Season Two

JOHNSTOWN — The Johnstown Tomahawks are thrilled to announce their schedule for the 2013-14... More...

Lumbersticks grab another trophy

The Everett Lumbersticks won the 16U Division at the Recreation All-Stars Tournament in... More...

Worship

Hyndman Camp Meeting set for July 21-Aug. 4

2013 HYNDMAN Camp Meeting will be held July 21 through Aug. 4 at 1155 Gooseberry Road, Hyndman. A... More...

Sanford churches to hold weekly prayer meetings

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — Churches in Sanford, Fla., have opened their doors for prayer to ease... More...

Pope spends day in hill town, jokes with residents

CASTEL GANDOLFO, Italy (AP) — For once, Pope Francis has abandoned his traditional Sunday... More...

Everett chooses new principal

Board also picks superintendent’s wife as head teacher

EVERETT — Everett Area School District’s board of directors Thursday approved a new... More...

ECM giving back through scholarships

Everett Cash Mutual Insurance Company is giving back to their loyal customers after 100 years of... More...

Mighty Motor City files for bankruptcy

DETROIT (AP) — Once the very symbol of American industrial might, Detroit became the biggest... 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

Suit seeks Sunday hunting

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A sportsmen’s group has asked a federal judge to throw out the... More...

Lawyer: Some voter IDs were inaccessible

HARRISBURG,... More...

Lightning strikes injure 13 in Colorado, Montana

WELLINGTON, Colo. (AP) — A fire official says nine people working at a Colorado farm have... More...

Editorial

Surprise! Compromise!

The Senate, when it rouses itself to do so, does work. Slowly, inefficiently, maddeningly, but it... More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Napolitano tried, failed

Well, well, well. Janet Napolitano is quitting and heading west. She leaves behind the most mammoth... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates poised to finish the job in 2013

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates are used to this part, the one where they spend the... More...

Predicting the Bucs finish

PITTSBURGH — Way downriver Friday night, the Pittsburgh Pirates play the first of their... More...

Phillies aiming to make a second-half run

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A four-day break allowed the Philadelphia Phillies to stay at .500 longer... More...

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Faith Brethren Bible Church