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July 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Obama says Martin ‘could have been me’ years ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a rare and public reflection on race, President Barack Obama called on... More...

Special Sections

Local

Different shades of green all over

Back in the 1980s, the Russians were sending cosmonauts to their space station as regular as... More...

Small pets, big hearts

The Bedford County Humane Society’s shelter has some fine small pet friends available for... More...

Criminal justice students to train in Bedford

Penn State criminal justice students will be training in Bedford this fall.  Bedford County... More...

Local Sports

Bedford making another regional appearance

Hurricanes won two games in both 2011 and 2012 Region 7 showings

Judging from various forms of social media, Bedford Legion is ready to play some more... More...

Football Anniversary coming

My son Bill and his daughter came home on Friday to work on the 100th Bedford Football Anniversary... More...

Hyndman team wins 16U title

Hyndman captured the Mountain Softball Assoc. 16U championship on Friday, July 12 by defeating... More...

Heritage Trail plans on drawing board

After many months of talking and planning, the plans for the Heritage Trail, which will connect the... More...

House GOP wants to replace ‘No Child’ mandate

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans voted Friday to dismantle the troubled No Child Left... More...

Top of th' Morning

State police were involved in a standoff early Saturday morning in Imler. Police were gathered near... More...

Obituaries

Mary Jane Whitesell - 2017-02-24
Theresa M. Buratty - 2017-02-23
Helen D. Imler - 2017-02-23
Deidre M. Snyder - 2017-02-23
Todd A. Goldizen - 2017-02-23
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

Regional Classifieds
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  • 859A PUBLIC NOTICE OF BEDFORD BOROUGH BUILDING CODE BOARD OF APPEALS PUBLIC HEARING Notice is hereby given that William Defibaugh, P.E., Engineer for the Appellant, David Heller, 109 Heller Railroad Street, Bedford, PA has requested a hearing before the Bedford Borough Building Code Board of Appeals. The Appellant requests an appeal of a decision by the Municipal Building Code Official from the Uniform Construction Code requirements for a Sprinkler System per IBC 2009, Section 903.2.1.2. Group A3 at property located at 109 Railroad Street, Bedford, PA 15522. The hearing shall be held at the Bedford County Courthouse, 200 S. Juliana St., Room 110, Bedford, PA on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 at 09:00 am. If you are a person with a disability and wish to attend the meeting scheduled for March 8th and require any auxiliary aid, service, or other accommodations to participate, please contact Beverly Geller at the Borough Office or at 814-623-8192 to discuss how Bedford Borough may best accommodate your needs.
  • Power Line Construction company is hiring laborers. Send resumes to Bedford Gazette, P.O. Box 01345, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • BEDFORD AREA- 2-BEDROOM HOUSE, like new, all appliances included, $825/mo. Phone 814-285-7412.
  • Help Wanted- Full-time dependable Class A CDL resume wanted. 40 CPM. Flexible hours. Home daily but on occasion, out overnight. Must have experience. Fax resume to 814-623-1638.
  • 844A BID NOTICE Everett Area School District is soliciting sealed bids on ART, JANITORIAL, & ATHLETIC SUPPLIES. Specifications and/or bid documents may be obtained online at www.everett.k12.pa.us or by calling (814)652-9114 x 2104. Bids are due in the Business Office no later than 3:00 p.m. on March 22, 2017 at which time bids will be publicly opened. The School Board reserves the right to reject any or all bids or any part or any bid and to waiver technical defects if, in its judgement, the best interest of the School District will be thus served. Theresa L. Smith Board Secretary
  • WHEN PLACING YOUR classified ad get extra attention in TODAY'S BEST BUYS! Ask your ad rep for details
  • Saxton Treasure - Emporium - Crafts, Antiques & Furnishings Vendor spaces available! Winter Hours: Tue-Sat: 10-4; Sunday 12-3 Closed Monday 800 Main Street, Saxton, PA (814)635-2152
  • 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

Lottery

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Saturday’s “Cash 5” jackpot will be worth $ 225,000... More...

Stocks

NEW YORK (AP)— Final Dow Jones Averages for Friday, July 19.... More...

N.J. man specialist in BBQ, diplomacy

HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — The way Robert Egan sees it, New Jerseyans and North Koreans have a... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

Henry Herline and his nephew, Dudley Dull, posed for this photo in 1923. Both lived in the Tulls... More...

License plate spying

One of the last venues offering any kind of privacy in this country is — or was — your... More...

Social cost of porn

Pornography is ubiquitous in the American culture — a silent killer of millions of marriages.... More...

State/National Sports

Reds defeat Pirates in second-half opener, 5-3

CINCINNATI (AP) — Brandon Phillips drove in three runs with a bases-loaded double on Friday... More...

Quirky Jimenez atop leaderboard at a tough British Open

GULLANE, Scotland (AP) — Miguel Angel Jimenez looked like the only guy who was having... More...

NHL stars will return to Olympics in Sochi in 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — After weeks of tough negotiations, the NHL and its players reached a deal... More...