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October 18, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Environmentalists seek strength in power of diversity

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Thousands of young environmentalists from around the country are heading to... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford County Federated Library System and Bedford County Library have changed their board... More...

Special Sections

Local

AIM artwork showcased Sunday

An art workshop that began this year for adults with intellectual disabilities invites the public... More...

Dog park hosting Barktoberfest events

Barktoberfest will be held Oct. 18-20 at the Blair County Dog Park. The rain date is Oct.... More...

Brochure wins fourth

The Fall Foliage Committee received fourth place in the 2013 International Best Brochure... More...

Local Sports

HOPE for Hyndman Hornets round out regular season .500 with victory

Boys Soccer HOPE for Hyndman 3, Berlin Brothersvalley 1 HYNDMAN — The HOPE for Hyndman... More...

A look at Class A football playoffs, weekly picks

Single A Playoffs  Single A playoffs - District 5 there are six teams that have won four games... More...

—— Junior High ——

Everett 27, Mount Union 12  EVERETT — The Everett Warriors junior high football team... More...

Worship

Grief Share group forming at Breezewood church

GRIEF SHARE, a grief recovery support group, will meet Sundays, beginning Oct. 20, at 6:30 p.m. at... More...

St. James Episcopal Church bell will be silent for a while this autumn

Since 1957, the bell in the St. James Episcopal Church at 309 S. Richard St., Bedford, has reminded... More...

Everett explains new school profiles

EVERETT — This school year, 2013- 14, would have been the one that Pennsylvania’s... More...

Obama lashes GOP over shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — In withering day-after criticism, President Barack Obama declared Thursday... More...

View from above

Colorful leaves and, in the distance, brown cornfields can be seen in this view from near the top... More...

Obituaries

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
Pamela F. Omps - 2017-08-31
Hilda J. Weaverling - 2017-08-31
Gloria (Browell) Fluke - 2017-08-31
Donald E. Mitchell - 2017-08-31

Regional Classifieds
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  • 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

Officials set Oct. 20-26 at National Radon Action Week

The federal government is taking action on radon gas to prevent lung cancer deaths in the United... More...

After asthma death, Philly looks at school staffing

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Daniel Burch wonders whether to home school his two asthmatic sons, after... More...

Stack to run for Pa. lieutenant gov.

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Philadelphia state senator who for months toyed with the idea of... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

GOP deserves choices

The rumors of... More...

Crises aren’t over

My Republican father used to say that conservatism was looking for stairs to walk down rather than... More...

State/National Sports

Crosby, Fleury lift Penguins past Flyers, 4-1

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sidney Crosby, Jussi Jokinen and Chris Kunitz scored goals, leading the... More...

Confident WR Brown on record pace for Steelers

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Antonio Brown keeps insisting he didn’t get into it with Pittsburgh... More...

Cardinals need one more big start from pitcher Wacha

ST. LOUIS (AP) — For four straight starts, Michael Wacha has been all but untouchable and... More...