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April 23, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Chestnut Ridge facing $1M budget deficit

FISHERTOWN — The Chestnut Ridge school board is hoping a new state block grant will help to... More...

Top of th' Morning

Due to the forest fire, the Cumberland Valley Volunteer Fire Department chicken dinner planned for... More...

Special Sections

Local

SOUND OFF

With prom season coming up, residents responded to the following question: What is your best or... More...

Police

Tools were taken from Bedford County man’s shed sometime between Oct. 31, 2013 and April 11,... More...

County students named to Scholastic Hall of Fame

Twenty-one area students from six county school districts and the technical center were named to... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Protect secret ballot

A new report on the United Auto Workers’ attempt to organize Volkswagen’s plant in... More...

The zealots win again

The debate over campaign contributions is never-ending for a simple reason: Both sides of the... More...

State/National Sports

Curve get 14 hits, Sampson sharp on the mound in 7-0 win

ALTOONA — The Altoona Curve continued to impress on both sides of the diamond on Tuesday... More...

Cueto throws another three-hitter, Pirates lose

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Johnny Cueto tossed his second three-hitter against the Pittsburgh in a... More...

Four suspended from brawl between Bucs and Brewers

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball has suspended four players involved in last... More...

County, court union reach agreement

The Bedford County commissioners approved Tuesday the second of three contracts they negotiated or... More...

Pa. court holding up election officials’ ballot work

With the clock ticking toward primary election deadlines, Bedford County’s election officials... More...

Bookmark winners announced

Winners of the bookmark competition were recognized Tuesday at the Bedford County Library open... More...

Obituaries

Stephen L. Unger - 2018-01-19
Obituary Correction - 2018-01-19
Margaret G. Baker - 2018-01-18
Belva Mae Logeston - 2018-01-18
George E. Hutzell - 2018-01-18
Mabel Baker Jordan - 2018-01-17
Kenneth W. Watkins - 2018-01-17
Kurt W. Moorhead - 2018-01-17
Eva Mae Strenski - 2018-01-16
Obituary correction - 2018-01-16
Ronald E. Fochtman - 2018-01-15
Donna E. Snyder - 2018-01-15
Patricia R. Wilson - 2018-01-15
Lois C. Miller - 2018-01-15
Marcia E. Thompson - 2018-01-15
Clifford J. Simmons - 2018-01-15
Wayne L. Thompson - 2018-01-15
Audrey L. Stavola - 2018-01-13
Hortense E. Keays - 2018-01-13
Margaret M. Maslanik - 2018-01-13
Audrey L. Stavola - 2018-01-12
Merle Abe Barton - 2018-01-11
Jennifer Sue Kania - 2018-01-11
Sean Thomas Reilly - 2018-01-11
Ray Vincent Chathams - 2018-01-11
E. Irene Duppstadt - 2018-01-11
Eleanor W. Shambach - 2018-01-11
Ashley Sue Adolphson - 2018-01-10
Madelyn Oldham - 2018-01-10
Ruth Mary Gladfelter - 2018-01-10
Catherine June Simmons - 2018-01-10
Tom Bowser - 2018-01-09
Janyth Kay Thomas - 2018-01-09
Terrence D. Hann - 2018-01-09
Betty Jane Hess - 2018-01-09
Christopher V. Brockey - 2018-01-08
Catherine E. Matulnes - 2018-01-08
David Mark Becker - 2018-01-06
Dorlin Waldo Hay - 2018-01-06
Rodney L. Hasting - 2018-01-05
Robert A. Berger - 2018-01-04
Shirley J. Kensinger - 2018-01-04
Gregory G. Weyant - 2018-01-04
Linda D. Kurtz - 2018-01-03
Stephen L. Unger - 2018-01-03
Elvin F. Marshall - 2018-01-03
Erma L. Bulger - 2018-01-02
James Alan Feather - 2018-01-02
Robin Feathers - 2018-01-02

Regional Classifieds
  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Now offering Container Service ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026
  • IMMEDIATE OPENING AVAILABLE! Bedford Health Care facility seeking a self-motivated, detail oriented, computer literate candidate who enjoys working with people. Position is 30-35 hrs/wk including some evenings. Pay is determined by skills and experience. Send resume and references to hrdesk@embarqmail.com
  • 2-BEDROOM, 2-BATH second floor apartment w/l.r., d.r. kitchen, laundry room, $900/mo. Most utilities included. No pets. Located above Cove Creek Outfitters, apply within.
  • Looking for Servers, Bartenders & Kitchen Staff. Apply in person at Blue Knob Club House or call 814-239-1024
  • PET GROOMING & BOARDING Stottlemyer's Groom ÔN Board 2-1/2 miles from Bedford on Egolf Road. Hours by appointment only 814-623-2374
  • 772A Notice of Intent to Remediate to an Environmental Standard Pursuant to the Land Recycling and Environmental Remediation Standards Act, the act of May 19, 1995, P.L. 4, No. 1995-2 (Act 2), notice is hereby given that Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc., on behalf of Agracel Inc., has submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, a Notice of Intent to Remediate the property located at 550 Sunnyside Road, Bedford, Bedford County, Pennsylvania. This Notice of Intent to Remediate state that the site is a former exercise equipment manufacturing facility. The site has volatile organic compound impacts to soil and groundwater associated with historic operation as a manufacturing facility. The proposed remediation measures may include removal of underground storage tanks, engineering and institutional controls in the form of maintaining onsite building slabs and asphalt parking areas, and an environmental covenant to prevent contact with impacted soils and groundwater. The proposed future use of the property will be non-residential. Agracel plans to use the site-specific standard at the site. Act 2 provides for a 30-day public comment period for site specific standard remediation. The 30-day comment period is initiated with the publication of this notice. Until 10 days from the published date, Bedford Township may elect to be involved in the development of the remediation and reuse plans for the site. Bedford Township may also submit a request to Agracel during this 30- day comment period to develop and implement a public involvement plan. Copies of these requests and of any comments should also be submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Environment Protection at 909 Elmerton Avenue, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17110.
  • 2 Mobile Homes for rent in the Everett Area. References and Security Deposit Required. These are both no smoking and no pet homes. Applications can be picked up at Gary's Homes.
  • 2 Bedroom Apt near Bedford-Second Floor with balcony & Off street parking, Stove, Refrigerator, & laundry hook up included, No Smoking, No Pets, $500/per month plus security deposit, No utilities included, Call 814-585-2125
  • LOOKING FOR DRIVER, must be at least 18 years old, 40 hours per week, must be able to work Saturdays. Must have clean driving record. Send resume to P.O. Box 345, Bedford, PA. 15522.
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State/National

Fuels from corn waste no better than gas

Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global... More...

IRS awards bonuses to 1,100 who owe back taxes

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Internal Revenue Service has paid more than $2.8 million in bonuses to... More...

Bid for August Wilson Center questioned

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A dispute erupted Tuesday over efforts to save Pittsburgh’s bankrupt... More...

World

Putin has few reasons to heed West

MOSCOW (AP) — Since he took over Crimea, President Vladimir Putin has seen his popularity... More...

Hundreds killed in South Sudan slaughter

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The townsfolk believed the mosque was safe. They crammed inside as... More...

Jet search likely to use more powerful sonar

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet will likely soon... More...

Local Sports

Wilt’s walkoff slam finishes Lady Hornet win

HYNDMAN — Kayla Wilt produced the ultimate help yourself type of moments on Tuesday. ... More...

Northern boys track snaps Bellwood’s long win streak

BELLWOOD — Northern Bedford’s boys gave Bellwood- Antis its first league dual meet loss... More...

Everett rallies late

EVERETT — Everett put up a six-run sixth inning for a 6-4 win over Southern Huntingdon on... More...