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September 6, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

U.S. economy shows steady improvement

WASHINGTON (AP) — The economy is showing strength as summer nears a close — a trend... More...

Top of th' Morning

A walk to benefit Teagan Imler is this weekend. The Together for Teagan walk will benefit... More...

Special Sections

Local

Veggies and more at Claysburg show

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Cancer study seeks participants

A reminder has been issued urging local residents to enroll in the American Cancer Society’s... More...

Jeffries to host Medicare seminar

Brian Jeffries, an Edward Jones financial adviser in Bedford County, will host a “Medicare... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Leave no one hungry

No American should go hungry. That has been a bedrock principle since the trauma of the Great... More...

Time to explain himself

How ironic: President Barack Obama, lauded as a great speechmaker, increasingly turns to others to... More...

State/National Sports

RB Jones fit to be part of the crowd with Steelers

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers spent most of the offseason hoping its crowded... More...

Defending champ Murray out at Open

NEW YORK ( AP) — The earliest real signs of trouble for Andy Murray came in the 10th game of... More...

NFL opener runs late

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) throws a pass during Thursday’s game against... More...

Pigs of a different style

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County appoints humane officer

A longtime Bedford County Humane Society volunteer was appointed Thursday in Bedford County Court... More...

Sandy destroyed reminders of 9/11

NEW YORK (AP) — The letters and photos were beyond value — some of the mementos Joe... 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
  • Blattenberger's GENERAL CONTRACTING Interior-Exterior PAINTING ROOFS Shingle or Metal ELECTRICAL PLUMBING INSULATION DECKS Built -Stained-Sealed DRYWALL- Hanging Finishing or Repair WINDOWS-DOORS Kitchen/Bath Remodeling SIDING, SOFFIT & FASCIA FLOORING Tile- Hardwood- Laminate Refinishing WIND, WATER OR FIRE DAMAGE A Veteran-Owned Company Free Estimates Fully Insured ¥ PA008349 (814)623-5233 (814)285-6514
  • 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
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.

State/National

National Zoo’s baby panda is a girl

WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s a girl!  The Smithsonian’s National Zoo announced... More...

Officials charged with gambling ring

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A city councilman, a police chief and 14 other people have been charged in... More...

Pittsburgh forgives parking tickets

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The city of Pittsburgh has agreed to dismiss about 260 parking tickets... More...

World

Egypt’s interior minister escapes assassination

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s interior minister narrowly escaped assassination Thursday when a... More...

S. Korea lawmaker accused of rebellion plot

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s spy agency arrested a leftist lawmaker accused... More...

Local Sports

‘Backyard Brawl’ headlines local football slate

After all the hype leading into the high school football season, Week One went by in a flash and... More...

Week 2 Schedule

(All games at 7 p.m. unless noted) FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6 Laurel Highlands... More...

Bedford, Tussey girls soccer teams claim wins

Bedford rolled past Penn Cambria on Thursday, 6-0.  Amelia Beland scored two goals in the... More...

Worship

Loysburg church to host community hymn sing

LOYSBURG Reformed Church will host a hymn sing for the Southern Morrisons Cove community at 2:30... More...

Heaven Bound to minister

Heaven Bound will minister at Mt. Chapel Church, Breezewood, on Sept. 8 at 11 a.m. Members of the... More...

PM defends gay marriage

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has defended his support for... More...