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August 30, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Fast-food workers stage huge protests for higher wages

NEW YORK (AP) — Fast-food workers and their supporters beat drums, blew whistles and chanted... More...

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Local

Parade kicks off Labor Day fun

A few dozen entries made their way through Shawnee Valley Fire Company’s annual parade to... More...

Everett library to explain icons

The Everett Free Library staff will be explaining the library’s home page icons during a... More...

Farm Market

MORRISONS COVELIVESTOCK AUCTIONMartinsburgAug. 26, 2013... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

To save lives

Sudden cardiac arrest — when, without warning, the heart instantly stops beating —... More...

Here comes Congress!

Forget about a good 5- cent cigar. What this country needs is an infusion of common... More...

State/National Sports

Panthers send Steelers to winless preseason

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Ted Ginn Jr. is making a home for himself in... More...

Brewers take series from Pirates with 4-0 win

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Yovani Gallardo pitched seven sharp innings to beat Pittsburgh once again... More...

Penn St. releases wrestling schedule

UNIVERSITY PARK — Head coach Cael Sanderson and the Penn State Nittany Lion wrestling team... More...

U.S. prepares for solo action in Syria

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Thursday prepared for the possibility of... More...

Obama, Biden seek action on gun control

WASHINGTON (AP) — Months after gun control efforts crumbled in Congress, Vice President Joe... More...

Top of th' Morning

Bedford Borough’s municipal authority’s work will continue into next... 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$$! First, call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot work-at-home schemes. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • Local Food Service Establishment is seeking a FULL TIME SEASON MANAGER (March thru mid-September) to handle: scheduling, ordering, overseeing daily operations, etc. Must be available all shifts, including evenings, weekends & holidays. Reliable transportation, Serve-Safe Certification plus criminal & background checks required. Hourly rate + potential bonuses. EOE. Send resume w/references to: Box 02031, c/o Bedford Gazette, PO Box 671, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • ROWE VENDING SNACK MACHINE Excellent working condition, has bill changer, coin mechanism and keys. Perfect for office or any public area. Great money maker! Machine is located in Bedford. Must be picked up. $600 OBO phone (814) 977-2528
  • VINTAGE ADVERTISING SIGNS Soda, Gas, Etc. Cash Waiting Phone 814-742-9821
  • THE BEDFORD AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT is advertising for an anticipated vacancy for a secretarial position at the Bedford High School. Interested applicant must have at least three years of secretarial training and/or experience and must be proficient in the use of computers and PC applications. The applicant must also be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively deal with a diverse group of staff and visitors. Additional technology training is desired. All applicants must obtain the following clearances for employment: Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Background Check. Applicant should send a letter of interest, resume (including additional listing of technology experience), three letters of reference, and required clearances, to: Mr. Kyle Kane, Principal, Bedford High School, 330 East John Street, Bedford, PA 15522, by May 2, 2016.
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  • Earn $$$ 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

States offered more time to ignore education law

WASHINGTON ( AP) — States can request permission to ignore parts of the No Child Left Behind... More...

Former Penn St. president gets travel OK

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A judge loosened travel restrictions Thursday for the former Penn... More...

Police

One driver and her passenger sustained minor injuries from a two-vehicle crash in West Providence... More...

World

Syria defiant as UN chemical probe nears end

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — President Bashar Assad vowed Thursday that ‘‘Syria will... More...

Local Sports

Local golf teams have a very good day

Bedford 405, Central Cambria 421 Bedford put up five scores of 82 or lower to score a 16-stroke... More...

Football banquet this weekend to honor Bedford’s 100th year

The 100th Anniversary of Bedford Football celebration will take place this weekend. Here is a... More...

Curve victorious at Senators

HARRISBURG — Reliever Zack Thornton came on in a spot starting role for the Curve and was... More...

Worship

Silver family featured at Friendship Village gospel sing

FRIENDSHIP Village Campground in Bedford will be holding a gospel sing on Aug. 31 at 7 p.m. with... More...

Iranian court rejects American pastor’s appeal

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The wife of an American pastor serving eight years in an Iranian prison... More...

Pope urges solution to Syria’s civil war

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis says he has been disturbed by ‘‘terrible... More...