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May 2, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Drive-in goes digital; ready to show local film

JOHNSTOWN — After a tough loss in a contest to win a digital projector, the Silver Drive-In... More...

Top of th' Morning

Graduating homeschool, private school or cyberschool students are asked to call the... More...

Special Sections

Local

Easter bunny visits ABC Community Learning Center

The Easter Bunny made a surprise visit to the ABC Community Learning Center in Alum Bank on April... More...

Rep. Lang to host free expo

Josh Lang, Republican candidate for the 78th District state representative seat, will host a Free... More...

Local writer launches children’s books

Having written for magazines and newspapers since 1978, Loretta Radeschi of Bedford has authored... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Pass the pot bill

The heroin epidemic ravaging the nation is tied closely to the availability of powerful, legal... More...

America’s Race-O-Rama

A merica has just had its jolting Michael Corleone... More...

State/National Sports

Pens rested, ready for Rangers

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Don’t worry, Kris Letang insists. The heat is... More...

Pirates lose first game with O’s

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates didn’t go down in order... More...

Mickelson starts well at Quail Hollow

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Phil Mickelson was entertaining to the very end Thursday and finished... More...

Claysburg area residents pray with ‘one voice’

CLAYSBURG — The 63rd annual National Day of Prayer was celebrated throughout the region... More...

County awaiting word on ballot issue

Bedford County Elections Director Kelly Detwiler said she wasn’t sure what the state will do... More...

Jobless benefit signups up by 14k

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose last week... More...

Obituaries

Janet (Arnold) Deneen - 2018-12-15
Ray E. Koontz - 2018-12-15
Terry Joseph Malec - 2018-12-14
Rylie A. Weyandt - 2018-12-14
Janet L. Wright - 2018-12-14
Linda B. Francis - 2018-12-12
Clyde H. Whetstone - 2018-12-12
Lee Gordon Hughes - 2018-12-12
Linda B. Francis - 2018-12-11
Troy Levi Ott - 2018-12-11
Paul M. Stone - 2018-12-11
Jenna Lee Myers - 2018-12-11
Phyllis J. Mitchell - 2018-12-10
Kenneth W. Bowser - 2018-12-08
Clara Ruby Hastings - 2018-12-06
Gerard L. Harclerode - 2018-12-06
Sachiko Horton - 2018-12-06
Hartman W. Black - 2018-12-04
Marjorie G. Hankinson - 2018-12-04
Anne S. Combs - 2018-12-04
Angela Kaye Keenan - 2018-12-04
William W. Titter Jr. - 2018-12-04
Samuel R. Howsare - 2018-12-04
Mason ‘Gene’ Jay - 2018-12-03
Angela K. Keenan - 2018-12-03
Carole R. Molovich - 2018-12-01
Carole R. Molovich - 2018-11-30
David Lee Thompson - 2018-11-29
Carl Eugene Deremer - 2018-11-28
Calvin T. Pittman - 2018-11-28
Richard E. Hershberger - 2018-11-28
Arthur Louis Larson - 2018-11-27
Agnes C. Fleming - 2018-11-26
Shirley Y. Hook - 2018-11-26
Helen M. Kimmel - 2018-11-26

Regional Classifieds
  • TJ's Electrical Service _______________ Residential Light Commercial Over 30 yrs Experience _______________ T.J. Reiley 814.285.2016 Fully Licensed Certified Insured PA038198
  • The Bedford Area School District is advertising for an anticipated vacancy for a Computer Technician. Interested applicant should possess a post high school degree in technology and/or demonstrated proficiency in technology related practices and experience. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently are also required. All applicants must obtain the following clearances for employment: Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Background Check. Please send a letter of interest, resume, three letters of reference: Mr. John Diehl, Director of Technology/CIO, Bedford Area School District, 330 East John Street, Bedford, PA 15522, by December 21, 2018. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Diehl at 814-623-4208 or email diehlj@bedfordasd.org. A ÒJob Description' is available upon request. The BASD is an EOE.
  • BEARD TREE SERVICE Trimming, Removal & Clean-Up Stump Grinding ¥Fully Insured ¥Free Estimates (814)494-3031 If no answer please leave message
  • Wolf's Trucking in Manns Choice, PA is seeking a tri-axle driver. Part-time, 2-3 days/week. 2 years experience preferred. CDL required. 814-977-4373
  • RIDGETOP ORCHARDS 2953 Valley Rd. Fishertown, PA Honeycrisp 20 Varieties Apples MIX & MATCH bins 814-839-4181 Monday- Saturday 9am-5pm www.ridgetoporchards.com
  • FOUND- Remote Car Key for a Ford Vehicle at May's Christmas Tree Farm in Clearville. Call 814-784-3252.
  • WHEN PLACING YOUR classified ad get extra attention in TODAY'S BEST BUYS! Ask your ad rep for details
  • 641A Chestnut Ridge School District Attention: Food Service Management Companies The Chestnut Ridge School District is requesting proposals for school food service management services. The Food Service Management Company will provide management services according to United State Department of Agriculture (USDA) regulations and guidelines, as well as the Pennsylvania Department of Education policies and guidelines. Food Service Management Companies and/or their representative may submit proposals to: Chestnut Ridge School District In C/O Dennis K. Shaffer 3218 Valley Rd Fishertown, PA 15539 (814)839-4195 Ext. 2003 The Chestnut Ridge Board of Education reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all proposals or to accept the proposal that it finds, in its sole discretion, to be in the best interest of the school district. A mandatory walk-through meeting is scheduled for January 16, 2019 at 2pm at Chestnut Ridge Administration Office, 3281 Valley Rd, Fishertown, PA 15539. All proposals must be submitted no later than 1:30pm on February 1, 2019. All proposals should be delivered in a sealed envelope and addressed to the Chestnut Ridge School District Attn: Dennis K. Shaffer and be clearly marked: Food Service management Proposal.
  • 127 N. CHAMBERLAIN ST. BEDFORD BORO 2-bedrooms. Non-smoking. No pets. $475/mo. includes trash. Lease and security deposit required. Phone 814-285-6391.
  • Bish General Contracting Interior/Exterior You name it, we do it! Fully licensed and insured 814-977-7847

State/National

Pa. pension panel elects chair

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A state commission that reviews pension legislation affecting... More...

Melvin seeking new appeal

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Former state Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin wants the appeal of her... More...

Guzzardi ordered off ballot

HARRISBURG, Pa. ( AP) — The state’s highest court on Thursday struck... More...

World

Putin wants troops out of east Ukraine

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that Ukraine should... More...

U.S. draws down, Afghan opium production thrives

MARJAH, Afghanistan (AP) — Pink-and-white poppy blooms stretch toward the horizon in this... More...

Local Sports

Two-run seventh lifts Everett over Northern

LOYSBURG — Does two runs in the seventh inning sound familiar?  It did for Everett on... More...

Somerset gets past Bedford in D5 tennis semifinal

At the start of the season, the Bedford boys tennis team looked to be young and inexperienced at... More...

Tussey beats Windber, 3-2

SAXTON — For the third time this season, Tussey Mountain and Windber faced off on the tennis... More...

Worship

Bishop Baxter retiring May 31

The Rt. Rev. Nathan D. Baxter, 10th bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Central Pennsylvania, is... More...

Religion

MT. UNION Christian Church of Mench will provide refreshments for the annual yard sale May 15-17... More...