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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

Isabel S. Cramer - 2017-09-20
LeRoy K. Helsel - 2017-09-19
Betty J. Berkey - 2017-09-18
Daniel W. Sivits - 2017-09-18
Robert R. Claar - 2017-09-18
Louise Evelyn Smith - 2017-09-18
Harry L. Gearhart - 2017-09-18
Obit correction - 2017-09-18
N. Frances Gabler - 2017-09-15
John C. Morgret Jr. - 2017-09-15
Irene Gladys Sands - 2017-09-14
Obituary Correction - 2017-09-14
Terry L. Schafer - 2017-09-13
Mae K. Holsinger - 2017-09-13
Mary Ann Sullivan - 2017-09-13
Warren E. Reid - 2017-09-13
Lawrence Deister - 2017-09-12
Denver R. Nelson - 2017-09-12
Elsie Louise Ickes - 2017-09-11
Scott Paul Morgenweck - 2017-09-11
Dennis Blair Grace Sr. - 2017-09-08
Robert E. Whisner - 2017-09-07
Rodney L. Mearkle - 2017-09-06
Evelyn D. Weicht - 2017-09-05
Allen P. Koontz - 2017-09-05
Viola Laws - 2017-09-05
Ameen Kohanyi - 2017-09-02
Bivian L. Smith - 2017-09-02
Obit correction - 2017-09-02
Roger L. Omps - 2017-09-01
Hilda J. Weaverling - 2017-09-01
Roland Ellis Weyant - 2017-09-01

Regional Classifieds
  • NOTICE TO OUR READERS: While work at home advertising is often legitimate, we advise our readers to fully investigate, the background of any company before paying a fee. "If it sounds too good to be true", it probably is. Proceed with caution if you are asked to send money or in calling 900 numbers. All phone numbers prefixed by "900" are charged to the caller on a per minute or per call basis. THE BEDFORD GAZETTE makes every effort to qualify these charges for the reader. Remember if you have any doubts, "investigate."
  • Rye For Sale. 847-0056
  • Boyer Orchards Apples Honeycrisp, Gala, Mcintosh, Cortland Asian, & Seckel Pears & Cider 4116 Cortland Drive New Paris 814-839-4715 Open Monday-Saturday 9-5 Sunday 1-5 www.boyerorchards.com
  • Insurance Agent- Licensed in property and casualty, wanting to work in an independent insurance agency. Full time hours with commission opportunities! Resumes to: jacinda@masondixonins.com
  • 426A INVITATION TO BID West St. Clair Township will be accepting bids for the following amounts ( more or less): 1,500 Tons AS2 Anti-skid Price per ton delivered to Township stockpile locations within West St. Clair Township, Bedford County, as specified by Road Master together with a price per ton for pick up at plant. Bid Deadline: Wednesday October 4, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Bids must be submitted on forms supplied by the Township. Forms may be obtained by calling (814)839-2375. Bids must be in sealed envelope marked ANTI-SKID BIDS. Bids will be opened October 4, 2017 after 4:00 p.m. at the West St. Clair Township regular meeting inside the Chestnut Ridge Ambulance Building. West St. Clair Township Supervisors reserve the right to accept of reject any or all bids. Barbara Hammer Secretary/Treasurer
  • 438A EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The Borough of Bedford is accepting applications from qualified individuals for the position of Wastewater Treatment Superintendent. Application documents and additional information can be obtained on our website: www.bedboro.com or Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m. at the Bedford Borough Office. completed Application Documents must be returned to the Borough of Bedford Office no later than 4:00 p.m., Friday, September 22, 2017. Please submit application documents (specific to this position) and cover letter to: Barbara E. Diehl (address below) or by email to bdiehl@bedboro.com. The compensation for this exempt position shall be commensurate with experience and education. Barbara E. Diehl, Borough Manager Bedford Borough 244 W. Penn Street Bedford, PA 15522-1226 (814)623-8192 The Borough of Bedford is an Equal Opportunity Employer
  • 2-BEDROOM DUPLEX Newly remodeled. Fishertown area. No pets. Heat, water/sewage and appliances included. $700/per month. References and security deposit required. Phone (814)839-4735.
  • SMALL 2-BEDROOM MOBILE HOME for rent north of Everett. Suitable for 1 or 2 people. Phone 814-652-2094.
  • For Rent - Bedford Area ¥1-BD APARTMENT ¥2 & 3 BD MOBILE HOMES ¥MOBILE HOME SPACE ¥3-BD HOUSE - BEDFORD Security deposit. No pets. (814)623-1992
  • Office Space on Mile Level- Imlers Plaza. Rear of store. $500/month. Call (814)285-7412.

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...