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October 9, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Most heating bills expected to rise this winter

The government forecast Tuesday that most households will pay more for heat this winter. Heating... More...

Top of th' Morning

An Everett Middle School student won a top award in a state contest. Shay Decker, an eighth grader,... More...

Special Sections

Local

Woodland owners sponsor pre-timber harvest tour

Woodland Owners of the Southern Alleghenies will sponsor a pre-timber harvest tour on Mike and... More...

Greyhound adds route

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — Greyhound will offer twice-daily round-trip service between downtown... More...

Bedford Tavern buys Bread Basket Café

The Bedford Tavern is purchasing the Bread Basket Café and the combined company will operate in... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

A common core

A young boy comes home from school and tells his mother, “I don’t like Lincoln. He was... More...

Who locked Yellowstone?

The ObamaCare/ shutdown battle has spawned myriad myths, the most egregious of which concern the... More...

State/National Sports

Pens stop Hurricanes, 5-2, to stay undefeated

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jussi Jokinen collected his first hat trick in nearly six years and the... More...

Cole, Wainwright matching up in Bucs-Cards decider

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Heading into Game 5 of their NL division series against Pittsburgh, the... More...

Bowa back with Phils

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Linked together in one of the worst trades in franchise history, Larry... More...

Obama, Boehner hint at compromise

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner offered hints of... More...

NBC coaches to take class

LOYSBURG — Newly hired paid coaches in the Northern Bedford County School District will be... More...

Spirits of Schellsburg featured on walking tour

SCHELLSBURG — Listen as homeowners share their own spooky experiences and learn some of the... 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

Park Service cites 20 over Valley Forge closure

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The National Park Service says it has cited 20 people for violating a... More...

Pa. officials seek release from gay-marriage suit

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s governor, its chief legal officer and its health... More...

Janet Yellen may replace Bernanke

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will nominate Federal Reserve vice chair Janet... More...

World

Cairo scarred by years of turmoil, violence

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s capital has long been proud of its nickname, ‘‘Mother... More...

Two win Nobel for Higgs theory

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Nearly 50 years after they came up with the theory, but little more than a... More...

Local Sports

Everett tops Tussey Mountain in five games

EVERETT — With the two teams atop the Sideling Hill League meeting on Tuesday night, it came... More...

Spartan frosh Mellott surprises at D5 Singles

Usually to be the best you have to beat the best and on Tuesday, Bronwyne Mellott did just that.... More...

Chestnut Ridge girls beat Tussey Mt.

FISHERTOWN — Chestnut Ridge defeated Tussey Mountain on Tuesday, 6- 2. After playing to a... More...