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May 9, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

House votes for Benghazi investigation

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans on Thursday rammed through a measure opening a new... More...

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Alum Bank Community Fire Company was called to a fire late Thursday.  Firefighters were called... More...

Special Sections

Local

‘Penny Wars’ heating up at tech center

Each year, the Bedford County Technical Center students hold “Penny Wars” to raise... More...

Local consulting firm receives Army award

JOHNSTOWN— Wessel & Company, Certified Public Accountants and Business Consultants,... More...

Bark for Life slated for May 10 at Tenley Park

People will be walking dogs to fight against cancer on Saturday as part of the Bark for Life event... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Let voter ID law go

You might have missed it amid the Benghazi thundering on Fox and the airplane searching on CNN. But... More...

Court activism

Sometimes being a U.S. Supreme Court justice is very hard... More...

Worship

Missions Festival planned for May 17 at Everett church

MISSIONS Festival will be held May 17, beginning at 4 p. m., at First Christian Church, Providence... More...

Everett budget calls for staff cuts

EVERETT — A preliminary budget outlined Thursday by Everett Area School District will reduce... More...

Group to form C-K foundation

A group of individuals is forming an education foundation that will assist students in public and... More...

Students, employers recognized at banquet

Students and employers who participated in the 12th annual Transition Work Experience Program were... 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.
  • High-Paying Postal Jobs! No Experience Required! Don't pay for information about jobs with the Postal Service or federal government. Call the Federal Trade Commission toll-free, 1-877-FTC-HELP, or visit www.ftc.gov to learn more. A public service message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.

State/National

Wolf defends his record in debate

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Front-runner Tom Wolf defended his record Thursday in a debate that... More...

Toddler death ruled accidental

KLEINFELTERSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania toddler was struck and killed three days before... More...

Nation’s report card: No gains for 12th-graders

WASHINGTON (AP) — In an abysmal showing, only about one-quarter of... More...

Local Sports

Chestnut Ridge rushes past Northern Bedford

NEW ENTERPRISE — For five innings of play on Thursday, the Northern Bedford Panthers held off... More...

Everett, Bedford boys sweep track and field meets

Boys Everett 93, Mount Union 57 Everett, 96, Fannett-Metal 50 Girls Everett 84,... More...

Ridge girls use free passes to beat Northern

LOYSBURG — Two hits doesn’t always equal winning softball.  Chestnut Ridge found... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers take Shazier with first round pick

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers finished outside the top 10 in total defense last... More...

Texans pick Clowney; Manziel to the Browns

NEW YORK ( AP) — For nearly three years, Jadeveon Clowney couldn’t wait to get to the... More...

Jays hit 5 homers in 12-6 win

TORONTO (AP) — Edwin Encarnacion hit two of Toronto’s five home runs and the Blue Jays... More...