`
SUBSCRIBE TODAY to have total access 24 hours a day to your Bedford Gazette.

July 8, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

New radio program highlights county stories

Bedford County is full of go-getters, and Cessna Communications is dedicated to highlighting the... More...

Top of th' Morning

Community drum circle is this week at Bedford’s farmers... More...

Special Sections

Local

Weather Today

Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Humid with highs in the upper 70s. West winds 5 to... More...

Out for a ride

Grace Ritchey Pollock, 89, of Hyndman enjoys a ride on the back of Rodney Lehman’s scooter... More...

Written in the sky

Ruth Davis, of Everett, wanted to share with readers her photo of a cross formed by two jet... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

This group of lifeguards patrolled the waters to keep swimmers safe in 1968 at Shawnee State... More...

Question of pride or shame

Should we feel proud of our rebellious Confederate... More...

Taxing health, progress

Guest editorial

Dreaming up innovative products that make living easier and even save lives requires creating... More...

State/National Sports

Polanco helps with tarp, then triples in win

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Gregory Polanco helped free a grounds crew member trapped underneath a... More...

Dempsey scores twice, U.S. beats Honduras 2-1

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Clint Dempsey scored twice on headers in front his home state fans, and... More...

Williams gets past Azarenka; Sharapova next

LONDON (AP) — Even as Serena Williams piled up aces and groundstroke winners from all angles,... More...

Wolf attacks GOP budget

Senator pins stalemate on governor’s request for tax increase

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) —... More...

County approves raise for non-union workers

By Erin Thompson  Gazette Staff Writer  Bedford County Commissioners approveda3percent... More...

Greece gets until Sunday for proposals to stave off collapse

BRUSSELS (AP) — Frustrated and angry eurozone leaders fearing for the future of their common... More...

Obituaries

Larry F. Stabnau - 2018-01-20
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

Pair escape Pa. house explosion

NORTH BRADDOCK,... More...

Pa. court rules police videos can be public records

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania court ruled Tuesday that police videos recorded in... More...

Report: Number of U.S. heroin users rose 300,000

NEW YORK (AP) — The number of... More...

World

Bomb blamed on Boko Haram kills 20 in northern Nigeria

ZARIA, Nigeria (AP) — A bomb blast in Nigeria’s northern university town of Zaria... More...

China opens exhibit to mark war victory over Japan

BEIJING (AP) — China opened an exhibition of guns and photos of massacres to commemorate the... More...

Burundi ruling party wins in parliament

BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Burundi’s ruling party has won a majority in parliament in... More...

Local Sports

Bedford holds on for 5-3 win over Cernic’s

Sometimes defending a small lead can be the hardest part of baseball.  In Tuesday’s... More...

Claysburg pitchers shut out St. Michael, 13-0

SIDMAN — The meeting between the teams with the best records in the Cambria County American... More...