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May 16, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

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Bedford, Everett, Chestnut Ridge, and Claysburg baseball teams will play in the District 6... More...

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Local

Bedford Elementary third graders mark Environmental Day

Bedford Elementary third graders marked Environmental Day on May... More...

Weather Today

Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Tonight: Partly... More...

Organist Nicholas Will to perform in Bedford

Organist Nicholas Will is the final artist in the PA Consort’s 2015-16 Guest Artist Series,... More...

Local Sports

Everett grads big parts of teams’ successes

Zanella wins 800 at PSACs; Clark helped Potomac St. make nationals

MANSFIELD – The California University of Pennsylvania women’s track & field team... More...

Altoona sweeps Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. – The Altoona Curve jumped ahead early and finished a four game sweep of the... More...

Bellwood teams top C-K

BELLWOOD — Bellwood’s Sawyer Kline threw a three-hitter with 10 strikeouts and had two... More...

Worship

News briefs

IS attacks leave 29 dead across Iraq   BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group launched a... More...

Blessed events

Jamie and Dakota McClucas, of Fishertown, are pleased to announce the arrival of a son, born May 3... More...

Vital Statistics

Graham, Gordon united in marriage

Lexie Lynne Graham and Blair Christopher Gordon were united in marriage at 3 p.m. May 7 in the... More...

Johnson, Morris wed

Kelsie Marie Johnson and Timothy Allen Morris exchanged wedding vows in a double-ring ceremony... More...

Marguerite Simpson turns 100 years old

Marguerite Aileen (Bowser) Simpson, of Madley, is celebrating her 100th birthday today, May... More...

‘Bark for Life’ dogs, owners brave the rain

EVERETT — Torrential rains prevented canine participation in the obstacle course and relay at... More...

Hospital Day celebrated

UPMC Bedford Memorial hosted its annual Hospital Day... 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

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  • 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.
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State/National

Two people shot at graduation ceremony

AUGUSTA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say two people have been wounded at a high school graduation... More...

Elevator problems cause another closure

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Monument is closed again because of what the National Park... More...

Texas bus company in crash faced vehicle problems before

LAREDO, Texas (AP) — The small South Texas bus company involved in a rollover crash that... More...

Editorial

The high cost of college

Guest editorial

Pennsylvania colleges are the second least affordable in the country, according to the “... More...

Old Photo Album

Bob Taylor of Bedford is pictured here in 1970. He is marking his 56th year of participating in... More...

Dry rot in academia

Column

Jason Riley has now joined the long and distinguished list of people invited — and then... More...

State/National Sports

Cole, Kang lead Pirates past first-place Cubs

CHICAGO (AP) — While the attention was on Jon Lester’s quest for a second no-hitter,... More...

Raptors advance in playoffs

TORONTO (AP) — Kyle Lowry scored 35 points, DeMar DeRozan had 28 and the Toronto Raptors beat... More...

Pens, Lightning off to chippy start in series

PITTSBURGH (AP) — So much for niceties and the promise of fluid, free-flowing hockey. In the... More...