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November 1, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Texas flooding kills 2, prompts rescues

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Two men were killed as heavy rains across Central Texas swelled rivers... More...

Special Sections

Local

Bedford kicks off Toys for Tots drive

Bedford Middle School kicked off the school’s annual Toys for Tots drive by holding a hat... More...

NBC to host talent show

The Northern Bedford County High School Chorus will sponsor a Talent Show in the high school... More...

Claysburg students take part in Red Ribbon Week

CLAYSBURG — Claysburg- Kimmel Elementary students showed their dislike for the harmful... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Iraq’s second thoughts

Diplomatic protocol frowns on it and it’s just not in President Barack Obama’s nature,... More...

Are drones war crimes?

I n 1996, al-Qaida founder Osama bin Laden issued a formal declaration of war against the United... More...

Worship

Donations of winter hats and gloves sought for those in need

“WINTER Wrap-Up” glove and hat distribution program for local residents in need of hats... More...

Group takes pilgrimmage

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Millions to see cuts in food stamps

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 47 million Americans who receive food stamps will see their... More...

Agencies strive to provide jobs for the disabled

EVERETT — Matthew Ullman of Everett is becoming a friendly, familiar face at Pennknoll... More...

Top of th' Morning

A Veterans’ Day celebration hosted by the Cumberland Valley Veterans’ Association is... More...

Obituaries

Margaret E. Barnett - 2017-02-25
Jim W. Page - 2017-02-25
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

Obama won’t attend Gettysburg Address remembrance

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — President Barack Obama’s affinity for Abraham Lincoln was on... More...

Police, FBI probe armored car robbery in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police and the FBI are investigating an armored car robbery in northeast... More...

Drug tunnel equipped with rail system

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A tunnel designed to smuggle drugs from Tijuana, Mexico, to San Diego was... More...

World

Israel strikes Russian weapons shipment in Syria

BEIRUT ( AP) — Israeli warplanes attacked a shipment of Russian missiles inside a Syrian... More...

Local Sports

Bedford advances by beating Bradford, 2-0

DuBOIS — Not even a power outage could slow down Bedford's Sebastien Jane- Aluja in the PIAA... More...

Chestnut Ridge falls to North Star in 5-A boys final

SOMERSET — Chestnut Ridge was “all in” this fall, and it was no more evident than... More...

Somerset volleyballers top Bedford for district crown

SOMERSET — On Halloween, usually the host accepts visitors and hands out treats.  On... More...

State/National Sports

Red Sox win this year, but hoping for another run in 2014

BOSTON ( AP) — The Boston Red Sox didn’t just build a World Series champion in... More...

Slow starts not helping struggling Steelers

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Like many of his brethren, Pittsburgh Steelers coach Todd Haley comes up... More...

Michigan State picked to win Big Ten

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Given how good Michigan State was last year and the core players... More...