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August 24, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Tour will highlight prominent people of Bedford’s past

The people who helped to build Bedford will tell the tale of the town’s early years from... More...

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Local

Weather Today

Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday night: Mostly clear. Lows in the... More...

Police

A Maryland man was charged after a stolen motorcycle incident in Cumberland Valley... More...

Volunteers help collect to Stuff the Bus 2016

From left, volunteers David Jingozian, United Way Board Secretary Amy Barkman and Leah Pepple,... More...

Editorial

Sex assaults on campus

Guest editorial

As college freshmen head off to school this month, many will sit through speeches and click through... More...

The price of powerlessness

This week Russian bombers flew out of Iranian air bases to attack rebel positions in Syria. The... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
Full Story

Bedford district postpones due to mold

District to begin school Aug. 29 after cleanup efforts

The Bedford Area School District will be postponing the start of the 2016-17 school year, which was... More...

Double fatality caused by driver losing control of car

Police said the driver of a vehicle that crashed, killing him and a passenger, lost control while... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Everett Fire Department has reported a possible scam effecting area... More...

Obituaries

Billy R. Keagy - 2018-02-24
Gary Blaine Cessna - 2018-02-24
Nellie L. Morrison - 2018-02-24
Ruth D. Smith - 2018-02-23
Walter D. Carlin Jr. - 2018-02-22
Ronald John McEldowney - 2018-02-22
Harold C. O'Brien - 2018-02-21
Sharon Diane Helsel - 2018-02-21
Obituary Addition - 2018-02-21
Betty Louise Whiteside - 2018-02-20
J. Louise Gardner - 2018-02-20
William O. Mowry - 2018-02-20
Ruth D. Smith - 2018-02-20
Jan Randolph Knavel - 2018-02-19
William O. Mowry - 2018-02-19
Jay H. Shroyer Sr. - 2018-02-19
Frank P. Wertz Jr. - 2018-02-17
Raymond T. Boore - 2018-02-16
Randy Lee College - 2018-02-16
Belva Eileen Ewig - 2018-02-16
Robert Joseph Chnapko - 2018-02-16
Evelyn Grace Ebersole - 2018-02-16
Dorsey Roy Wertz - 2018-02-16
Carl E. Elliott - 2018-02-13
Ms. Florence E. Smith - 2018-02-13
James R. Barnett - 2018-02-12
Harold A. Shriner - 2018-02-12
Harold Eugene Diehl - 2018-02-09
Robert H. Grubb - 2018-02-08
Norma J. Emerson - 2018-02-07
Norman A. Hush - 2018-02-07
Denise Dawn Lawson - 2018-02-07
Christopher R. Ranker - 2018-02-07
A. Darlene Walters - 2018-02-07
Thomas E. Croyle - 2018-02-06
Melvin Ray Emerick - 2018-02-06
Mark G. Leibfreid - 2018-02-06
Thelma Mae Dunkle - 2018-02-05
John O. Sparks - 2018-02-05

Regional Classifieds
  • FOR RENT: Small Store Front. Aprox. 900sq ft. sewage, water, trash and parshal heating. $500/month. Call 814-977-2766 or 814-977-7847
  • Blattenberger's GENERAL CONTRACTING PAINTING- INTERIOR/EXTERIOR ROOFING- Shingle or Metal ELECTRICAL PLUMBING DECKS DRYWALL WINDOWS & DOORS Kitchen/Bath Remodeling HARDWOOD FLOOR REFINISHING TILE, HARDWOOD, AND LAMINATE INSTALLATION SIDING WIND, WATER OR FIRE DAMAGE A Veteran-Owned Company Free Estimates Fully Insured ¥ PA008349 (814)623-5233 (814)285-6514
  • HELP WANTED Pallet Handler. Full Time. Must be able to be on feet all day and be able to lift 70lbs Mon-Thurs, Day Shift. Call (814)624-5298 or (414)897-1306. If not answer, please leave message.
  • 1993 FORD TEMPO- Inspection current, some rust, new distributor, new starter, $1,200, call 623-1912.
  • Very Nice, One Bedroom Second floor, Clean and Bright. Many Extras. No pets. $550/month. Call- 814- 977-0146
  • CLASS A - TRUCK DRIVER Position requires tanker endorsement and at least 1 year tractor/trailer driving experience and/or certification from accredited driving school. Pick-up raw milk from local farms and deliver to processing plants. Travel within a 100 mile radius of Bedford, PA - HOME EVERY NIGHT! Benefits include health and vision insurance, 401k, paid vacation and holidays. Interested applicants call 814-847-2742 H. EUGENE KOONTZ TRUCKING, INC.
  • Process medical claims from home! Use own computer! Find out how to spot a medical billing scam from the Federal Trade Commission, 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC
  • For Rent - Bedford Area ¥1-BD APARTMENT ¥2 & 3 BD MOBILE HOMES ¥MOBILE HOME SPACE ¥3-BD HOUSE - BEDFORD Security deposit. No pets. (814)623-1992
  • 844A BID NOTICE The Chestnut Ridge School District will accept bids on the following up to the time specified on March 16, 2018, at which time the bids will be opened at the business office in the Chestnut Ridge Middle School, Fishertown, PA 15539. The public and bidders are invited to attend the bid opening. 1. Electrical Supplies - 9:15 a.m. 2. Maintenance Supplies - 9:30 a.m. Sealed bids should be clearly identified and mailed to Mr. Dennis K. Shaffer, Business Manager, Chestnut Ridge School District, 3281 Valley Road, Fishertown, PA 15539, phone 814-839-4195, extension 2003. The Board reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids. Dennis K. Shaffer Acting Board Secretary
  • 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

State/National

Howard Johnson’s restaurant to close

BANGOR, Maine (AP) — The closing of one of the last two Howard Johnson restaurants in a... More...

Homeless woman proves Social Security owes her $100K

WASHINGTON (AP) — For years, Wanda Witter has lived on the streets in Washington, D.C.,... More...

New estimates show deficit increase after years of decline

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new government report released Tuesday blames lower-than-expected tax... More...

Local Sports

Altoona Curve fall to Harrisburg, 4-3

HARRISBURG — For the second consecutive game, Barrett Barnes and Stetson Allie each hit a... More...

State/National Sports

Nova, Polanco lead Pirates to 7-1 victory

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ivan Nova took a shutout into the ninth inning and finished with a... More...

Dinh hits walk-off single, Iowa beats Rhode Island

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Kaiden Dinh hit a walkoff single and Johnston, Iowa rallied... More...

Sports court confirms Russia ban from Rio Paralympics

GENEVA (AP) — Two days after Russia finished fourth in the Olympic medal table, its... More...