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Cruise-ins will be hosted by the Fort Bedford Antique Automobile Club of America from 4 to 7 p.m. June 13 at Happy Hollow Restaurant, 10924 Raystown Road, Saxton, and July 26 and Aug. 16 at Landmark Restaurant, 647 E. Pitt St., Bedford. All makes and years of cars, trucks and motorcycles welcomed.

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Inkwell writers group will meet via Zoom at 6 p.m. June 2. Guest speaker award-winning author Abigail Drake will conduct the live-stream workshop “How to Make the Most of the Marketing Opportunities Hidden Inside Your Book.” Meetings are open to all writers, from beginner to published. If pl…

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Cruise-ins will be hosted by the Fort Bedford Antique Automobile Club of America from 4 to 7 p.m. June 13 at Happy Hollow Restaurant, 10924 Raystown Road, Saxton, and July 26 and Aug. 16 at Landmark Restaurant, 647 E. Pitt St., Bedford. All makes and years of cars, trucks and motorcycles welcomed.

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Bedford County Technical Center car show on May 16 has been canceled.

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Cruise-ins will be hosted by the Fort Bedford Antique Automobile Club of America from 4 to 7 p.m. June 13 at Happy Hollow Restaurant, 10924 Raystown Road, Saxton, and July 26 and Aug. 16 at Landmark Restaurant, 647 E. Pitt St., Bedford. All makes and years of cars, trucks and motorcycles welcomed.

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Devin Tew and Kaytee Norris of Hopewell are pleased to announce the birth of a son, Colton Ralph Tew. The newborn arrived April 22 at Conemaugh Nason Medical Center in Roaring Spring. He weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and measured 20 inches long. Colton joins Taylor Tew, 7, and Brantley Tew, 6.…

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In the two months or so since the COVID-19 virus outbreak arrived in the US in force, researchers have learned a great deal about the virus, Dr. Donald Yealy, chief of emergency medicine for UPMC and the University of Pittsburgh, said Thursday during a video news conference.

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Cruise-ins will be hosted by the Fort Bedford Antique Automobile Club of America from 4 to 7 p.m. June 13 at Happy Hollow Restaurant, 10924 Raystown Road, Saxton, and July 26 and Aug. 16 at Landmark Restaurant, 647 E. Pitt St., Bedford. All makes and years of cars, trucks and motorcycles welcomed.

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Chicken barbecue dinners will be served carryout only from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 9 at the Cumberland Valley Township Volunteer Fire Department, 3544 Bedford Valley Road, Bedford. Each dinner will include one-half chicken, baked beans, macaroni salad and roll. Cost will be $10. Pre-orders wil…

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Family Hospice, part of UPMC, is continuing to offer a free monthly Bereavement Support Group meetings on the last Tuesday of each month from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at ACTS Community Church, 169 Bedford Plaza Rd., Bedford. Registration is required. Contact Charlene Ebersole, bereavement secretary, a…

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Bedford County Dairy Princess Pageant committee is seeking contestants. The committee is looking for girls between the ages of 9 and 24 who would be interested in promoting Pennsylvania’s state beverage, milk, and traveling throughout Bedford County and the state. Candidates must be Bedford …

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Bedford County Players Season Gala on May 9 at The Hall At Kinton’s Knob has been canceled. Along with the cancellation of the gala, the 2020 season opener of “Clue: On Stage” and the June musical “Willy Wonka” have been canceled for the 2020 season. The two productions will be added to Play…

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Family Hospice, part of UPMC, is continuing to offer a free monthly Bereavement Support Group meetings on the last Tuesday of each month from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at ACTS Community Church, 169 Bedford Plaza Road, Bedford. Registration is required. Contact Charlene Ebersole, bereavement secretary, …

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Monday & Thursday: 9 a.m. to noon, bagged breakfasts and lunches, three day supply each pickup day, in front of middle school.

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Kennametal retired men’s breakfast has been canceled for April 28.

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Bedford County Players Season Gala on May 9 at The Hall At Kinton’s Knob has been canceled. Along with the cancellation of the gala, the 2020 season opener of “Clue: On Stage” and the June musical “Willy Wonka” have been canceled for the 2020 season. The two productions will be added to Play…

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Family Hospice, part of UPMC, is continuing to offer a free monthly Bereavement Support Group meetings on the last Tuesday of each month from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at ACTS Community Church, 169 Bedford Plaza Rd., Bedford. Registration is required. Contact Charlene Ebersole, bereavement secretary, a…

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Bedford County Players Season Gala on May 9 at The Hall At Kinton’s Knob has been canceled. Along with the cancellation of the gala, the 2020 season opener of “Clue: On Stage” and the June musical “Willy Wonka” have been canceled for the 2020 season. The two productions will be added to Play…

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Everett High School Class of 1959 meetings on the third Thursday of each month have been canceled until further notice.

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Karen Everhart shared photos of some of the caregivers at First Choice in Home Care brighten the lives of some of the clients. Above, left, Shirley Koontz, left, homecare aide from First Choice In Home Care, continues to provide much needed care to Terry Bardell, right, during these uncertai…

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Family Hospice, part of UPMC, is continuing to offer a free monthly Bereavement Support Group meetings on the last Tuesday of each month from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at ACTS Community Church, 169 Bedford Plaza Rd., Bedford. Registration is required. Contact Charlene Ebersole, bereavement secretary, a…

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The Northeast Beef Promotion Initiative, a sub-contractor to the Beef Checkoff in partnership with the Pennsylvania Association of Meat Processors will be holding its second annual Best Beef Butcher Contest at the PAMP Annual Conference on June 4 from noon until 3 p.m. at the Penn State Univ…

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Family Hospice, part of UPMC, is continuing to offer a free monthly Bereavement Support Group meetings on the last Tuesday of each month from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at ACTS Community Church, 169 Bedford Plaza Rd., Bedford. Registration is required. Contact Charlene Ebersole, bereavement secretary, a…

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Everett Free Library announces it has four little free libraries stocked with free books for anyone to take. People are asked to not return the books to reduce the spread of the coronavirus. Little free libraries can be found at the Snake Spring Township building, the Hopewell Township build…

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Bedford County Players will host their second annual Season Gala May 9 from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at The Hall At Kinton’s Knob. The evening will feature a “Roaring ’20s Speak Easy” theme. Players and patrons will be advised and encouraged to wear 1920s attire. Throughout the course of the evening, …

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Bedford County Chapter of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE) will not meet in April. Monthly meetings will resume at a later time. For information, call 784-3345.

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Bedford County Players will host their second annual Season Gala May 9 from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at The Hall At Kinton’s Knob. The evening will feature a “Roaring ’20s Speak Easy” theme. Players and patrons will be advised and encouraged to wear 1920s attire. Throughout the course of the evening, …

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Jason Mallery and Ashley Ramsey of Pittsburgh are blessed to announce the birth of a son, Jayce Wyatt Mallery. He was born at 1:52 a.m. March 19 at UPMC Magee-Women’s Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce and was 19 1/2 inches long. He is welcomed by five amazing siblings: Kyara Mallery, Mo…

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Bedford County Sportsmen’s Club has canceled the trapshoot on April 5 and the general membership meeting on April 6. If the current situations do not improve, the ATA Kunzler Ham shoot scheduled on April 19 will be postponed to a later date. Any questions on events should be addressed to 623…

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Bedford County Players will host their second annual Season Gala May 9 from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at The Hall At Kinton’s Knob. The evening will feature a “Roaring ’20s Speak Easy” theme. Players and patrons will be advised and encouraged to wear 1920s attire. The directors of the upcoming season w…

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American Red Cross blood drive will be held March 30 from 12:30 to 5 p.m. at the Seventh-day Adventist Church, 203 Drive In Lane, Everett. The Altoona Donation Center, located at 415 Orchard Ave., is open noon to 6 p.m. on Tuesdays.

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Rainsburg Recreation Council has canceled its March 26 and March 27 hoagie sales.

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Alum Bank Fire Company Auxiliary dance for March 21 at the Alum Bank Fire Hall has been canceled.

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Upcoming Red Cross blood drives include the following: noon to 5:30 p.m. March 19 at the Everett Church of God; and 12:30 to 5 p.m. March 30 at the Seventh-day Adventist Church, Everett.

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The Wall That Heals Bedford County, a three-fourth size replica version of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., will be on site at the Bedford School District track facility July 23-26. The exhibit will be open 24 hours a day, from July 23 through 2 p.m. July 26. The exhibit wi…

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Jazz and art evening will be hosted by the Claysburg-Kimmel School District March 12 at the Claysburg-Kimmel High School. The Balcony Big Band from Pittsburgh will be the featured group. Also featured during the evening will be artwork from student and community artists. Doors will open at 5…

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Freedom From Smoking classes will be held every Tuesday, March 17 through April 28, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at the Bedford County Chamber of Commerce Building, 203 S. Juliana St., Bedford. An extra class will be held on April 9, during “quit week.” The free classes are hosted by the Lung Disease…

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Bedford Senior Center will host a round table discussion on the opioid crisis in Bedford County on March 25, beginning at 10:30 a.m. Personal Solutions Inc. will give an overview, and young people going through recovery will share their stories. Following the presentation, there will be a qu…

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Bedford High School will present “Bye, Bye, Birdie” at 7 p.m. March 6 and March 7 at the high school auditorium. Admission will be $10 for adults and $5 for students. For tickets, call 623-4250, ext. 1219.