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August 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Gunrunners smuggled firearms to N.Y.C. on buses

NEW YORK (AP) — A pair of gunrunners smuggled firearms into New York City by hiding them in... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford Farmers’ Market will be open Wednesday. The market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.... More...

Special Sections

Local

Tussey waives tuition for Huntingdon student

SAXTON — The Tussey Mountain School Board took care of some business items Monday night... More...

Auditions set for ‘Peter Pan’

Auditions for the children’s show, “Peter Pan,” will be held at Gardner Memorial... More...

Police

A Manns Choice man was cited for criminal mischief after allegedly damaging a Hyndman man’s... More...

World

Mubarak release would fuel unrest in Egypt

CAIRO (AP) — A court ruling Monday raised the possibility of jailed ex-president Hosni... More...

Chief says UN is changing to deal with attacks

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Kimoon told a memorial service on Monday’s... More...

Prince William describes his joy at parenthood with CNN

LONDON (AP) — His newborn son is ‘‘a little bit of a rascal’’ and car... More...

Local Sports

Curve split a doubleheader

ALTOONA — The Altoona Curve salvaged a split of the doubleheader on Monday night with the... More...

Sports Schedule

TUESDAY, AUGUST 20Girls TennisChestnut Ridge at Rockwood, 4 p.m.Greater Johnstown at Bedford, 4p.m.... More...

Bulletin Board

Tickets are available for the banquet to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Bedford football. The... More...

Discovery Time won’t open for school year

After reconsideration by its would-be landlord, Discovery Time School will not be able to open at... More...

Deputy praised for saving garage

A Bedford County sheriff ’s deputy is a hero, say a Salemville couple, after his quick... More...

Creditors file objections to Detroit’s bankruptcy

DETROIT (AP) — The city’s biggest employee union, retirees and even a few dozen... More...

Obituaries

Elsie Grace Creegan - 2016-04-30
Michael L. Kendall - 2016-04-29
Richard P. Replogle - 2016-04-29
Paul G. Eichelberger - 2016-04-28
Aubrey Dale Gates Jr. - 2016-04-28
Gregory K. Shaffer - 2016-04-28
Paul Dean Meshyock - 2016-04-27
Edith L. Miller - 2016-04-27
Earl Wesley Jordan Jr. - 2016-04-26
Melvin L. Korns - 2016-04-26
Timothy D. Lightner - 2016-04-26
James A. Fockler - 2016-04-25
Mary E. Fluke - 2016-04-25
Ray A. Claycomb - 2016-04-23
Dorothy L. Fox - 2016-04-23
Merle Hinson - 2016-04-23
Lori Lynn Kroom - 2016-04-22
Brandi Lynn Soloski - 2016-04-22
Dr. Patricia N. May - 2016-04-21
Connie Barton - 2016-04-21
Audrey (Heidorn) Poet - 2016-04-21
Harry Jones - 2016-04-20
Shelby J. Horn - 2016-04-20
Darin D. Leydig - 2016-04-19
JoAnn Martz - 2016-04-18
Jack M. Bolinger - 2016-04-16
Mary E. Cregger - 2016-04-15
Betty J. Walls - 2016-04-15
Chester E. Findley - 2016-04-15
Richard D. Greenway - 2016-04-14
John William Dunlap - 2016-04-13
Geraldine Adele Hafer - 2016-04-12
Beverly A. Howsare - 2016-04-12
Evelyn Pearl Caro - 2016-04-11
F. Hope Weaver - 2016-04-11

Regional Classifieds
  • 962A PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE PURSUANT TO THE SUNSHINE ACT The State Transportation Commission (STC) will hold a quarterly business meeting at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 12, 2016. The meeting will be held in the meeting room at the following location: Bedford Township Supervisors, 1007 Shed Road, Bedford, PA 15522. STC was created by Act 120 of 1970 to evaluate transportation facilities and services, and periodically adopt a Twelve Year Program (TYP) to improve the Commonwealth's transportation system. The Meeting is open to the public to attend. The meeting location is accessible to persons having disabilities. If you need any accommodation due to a disability, please contact the STC Office at (717) 787-2913 at least 24 hours in advance so arrangements can be made.
  • CAREGIVER NEEDED daytime, part-time 12-24 hours per week. Experience is preferred. Snake Spring Twp. area. Phone 814-977-6318 between 9am-5pm.
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.
  • Laid off? Work from home. Be your own Bo$$! First, call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot work-at-home schemes. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • Local Food Service Establishment is seeking a FULL TIME SEASON MANAGER (March thru mid-September) to handle: scheduling, ordering, overseeing daily operations, etc. Must be available all shifts, including evenings, weekends & holidays. Reliable transportation, Serve-Safe Certification plus criminal & background checks required. Hourly rate + potential bonuses. EOE. Send resume w/references to: Box 02031, c/o Bedford Gazette, PO Box 671, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • ROWE VENDING SNACK MACHINE Excellent working condition, has bill changer, coin mechanism and keys. Perfect for office or any public area. Great money maker! Machine is located in Bedford. Must be picked up. $600 OBO phone (814) 977-2528
  • VINTAGE ADVERTISING SIGNS Soda, Gas, Etc. Cash Waiting Phone 814-742-9821
  • THE BEDFORD AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT is advertising for an anticipated vacancy for a secretarial position at the Bedford High School. Interested applicant must have at least three years of secretarial training and/or experience and must be proficient in the use of computers and PC applications. The applicant must also be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively deal with a diverse group of staff and visitors. Additional technology training is desired. All applicants must obtain the following clearances for employment: Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Background Check. Applicant should send a letter of interest, resume (including additional listing of technology experience), three letters of reference, and required clearances, to: Mr. Kyle Kane, Principal, Bedford High School, 330 East John Street, Bedford, PA 15522, by May 2, 2016.
  • PRESNELL'S HEATING & A.C. NOBODY BEATS OUR QUALITY! Specializing in Oil Heating, Installing; * New American made Oil Boilers * Warm Air Furnaces with Metal Duct Work * Superior Quality Mobile Home Furnaces *Furnace Cleaning & Repairs *Trane Central A.C. and Heat Pumps HONEST PRICES & RELIABLE WORKMANSHIP SINCE 1977! PA #19263 814-839-4278
  • Earn $$$ helping MDs! Process medical claims from home. Call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot medical billing scams. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from The Bedford Gazette and the FTC.

State/National

Task force: Prepare for rising seas

NEW YORK (AP) — Coastal communities should assume floods are going to happen more frequently... More...

Budget cuts mean fewer children at Head Start

WASHINGTON (AP) — Automatic federal spending cuts will reduce the number of low-income... More...

Heavy rains a disaster for S.C. agriculture

HARLEYVILLE,... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Governed to extinction

There is an old saying that you can’t legislate common sense. Tell that to our state... More...

Past spokesmen’s spin

Gov. Tom Corbett may not be changing his message as he shifts into re- election mode, but for the... More...

State/National Sports

Tennessee routs Delaware in LLWS elimination game

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Knox Preston’s head turned out to be fine. And so is the... More...

Stewart out rest of Cup season, Martin takes over in 14 car

Out for the season with a broken leg, Tony Stewart turned to one of NASCAR’s most respected... More...

Bolt steals the show on track’s big stage again

MOSCOW ( AP) — Yes, Usain Bolt dazzled again. He usually does on the biggest of stages,... More...