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November 7, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Nation’s poor at 49.7M, higher than official rate

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of poor people in America is 3 million higher than the official... More...

Corbett hits Pa. campaign trail to seek 2nd term

PITTSBURGH (AP) —... More...

Special Sections

Local

Bocce team competes at Villanova

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Lehman, 100, passionate about voting

Sherman Lehman of Buffalo Mills smiles as he turns in his voter ballot Tuesday afternoon in... More...

Entertainment

CLAYSBURG Area Community Theatre will stage “A Christmas Carol” Nov. 8 and Nov. 9 in... More...

Local Sports

Bedford-Harbor Creek site, time set

Bedford will play Harbor Creek in the PIAA Class AA Boys Soccer quarterfinals at 2 p.m. on Saturday... More...

Bulletin Board

Pre- sale Tickets for the Tussey Mountain vs. North Star Football Game at Tussey Mt. on Friday Nov.... More...

Bowlings

PIONEER W L Ritchey, Ritchey & Koontz 25 11... More...

U.S. trashes, sells gear in Afghanistan

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — The withdrawing U.S. military is destroying most of the... More...

Sebelius takes GOP criticism on ‘Obamacare’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans blistered Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius... More...

Top of th' Morning

Support the Heather’s Cup at two businesses in Altoona and Johnstown this... 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$$! First, call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot work-at-home schemes. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • Local Food Service Establishment is seeking a FULL TIME SEASON MANAGER (March thru mid-September) to handle: scheduling, ordering, overseeing daily operations, etc. Must be available all shifts, including evenings, weekends & holidays. Reliable transportation, Serve-Safe Certification plus criminal & background checks required. Hourly rate + potential bonuses. EOE. Send resume w/references to: Box 02031, c/o Bedford Gazette, PO Box 671, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • ROWE VENDING SNACK MACHINE Excellent working condition, has bill changer, coin mechanism and keys. Perfect for office or any public area. Great money maker! Machine is located in Bedford. Must be picked up. $600 OBO phone (814) 977-2528
  • VINTAGE ADVERTISING SIGNS Soda, Gas, Etc. Cash Waiting Phone 814-742-9821
  • THE BEDFORD AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT is advertising for an anticipated vacancy for a secretarial position at the Bedford High School. Interested applicant must have at least three years of secretarial training and/or experience and must be proficient in the use of computers and PC applications. The applicant must also be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively deal with a diverse group of staff and visitors. Additional technology training is desired. All applicants must obtain the following clearances for employment: Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Background Check. Applicant should send a letter of interest, resume (including additional listing of technology experience), three letters of reference, and required clearances, to: Mr. Kyle Kane, Principal, Bedford High School, 330 East John Street, Bedford, PA 15522, by May 2, 2016.
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  • Earn $$$ 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

Motorcycle recovered in Calif. 46 years after theft

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say a Nebraska man is getting his motorcycle back — 46... More...

Flight 93 national park battling invasive pest

SHANKSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — An invasive insect is attacking the hemlock grove around where United... More...

OSHA wants safety reports made public

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Labor Department wants companies to begin filing all workplace injury... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Must seek art owners

A mong the many sins of the Nazi leaders who afflicted Europe for 12 years, until they were... More...

Better reporting needed

Covering politicians as a journalist has one thing in common with playing golf. The central premise... More...

State/National Sports

Rangers dominate Penguins in a 5-1 victory

YORK (AP) — Brian Boyle scored his first goal of the season and Ryan Callahan added his first... More...

Steelers can look back to 2006 season for a rebound

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger has already hit the reset button. Sure, the Pittsburgh... More...

Bengals in control of a strange AFC North this sea-

Only one team with a winning record? The Steelers and Ravens bringing up the bottom? What’s... More...