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Gift Guide Arts Fashion Food Special Events 

Gift Guide

The holidays are almost here and you know what that means- it’s the season of giving. But don’t make the mistake of thinking that you have to break the bank to get the best gifts! Here are some high quality gift ideas for those last minute stocking-stuffers at reasonably low prices: Know someone eager to try out those super cute mermaid tail blankets all over Instagram? Get one here for just $19.88!     2. Nothing says ‘I love and cherish you’ quite like an ugly Christmas sweater and these…

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Junior High and High School Students Donate for a Cause Special Events 

Junior High and High School Students Donate for a Cause

Several student charity drives have been taking place for the past several weeks at Northern Bedford high school and middle school to help people all over the world during the holiday seasons. NBC Interact Club hosted an Operation Christmas Child shoebox collection drive starting October 31. Students were encouraged to bring in items to fill a shoebox that would be sent to children anywhere from the ages of 2-14 years old. Their mission was to spread joy all over the world on Christmas Day. Interact Club set a goal for…

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Diehl Claims Fall Foliage Queen Title News Special Events 

Diehl Claims Fall Foliage Queen Title

The Bedford Fall Foliage Queen Contest concluded Saturday, October 8 at the Bedford County Courthouse with the crowning of the 2016 queen as well as first runner-up, second runner-up, and third runner-up.   The title of 2016 Fall Foliage Queen was given to Chestnut Ridge junior, Megan Diehl. She will represent Bedford County in a variety of events around the community during the next year.   Megan is the daughter of Travis and Lori Diehl, of Osterburg. She plans on entering the medical field to pursue her dream of becoming…

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Bedford Fall Foliage Returns Special Events 

Bedford Fall Foliage Returns

The first weekend of Bedford’s 52nd annual Fall Foliage Festival was held this past weekend, October 1 and 2 in downtown Bedford to celebrate the beginning of the fall season. Booths were set up all throughout Downtown Bedford for many different craft and food vendors.   Multiple people have traveled for hours to attend Fall Foliage, such as Jeff Jurick. He said, “We’re from West Virginia, and we’ve come up here to the Bedford Fall Festival because we love it!”   Along with many vendor sales, live music, and crafts…

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Fall Fun Food Music Special Events 

Fall Fun

Fall might be considered as the leaves changing or the cooler weather, but the beginning of fall is remembered by most people as the Fall Foliage Festival. Held in Bedford, the festival celebrates their 52nd year on the weekends of October 1 and 7. The festival, held on the 1 and 7 weekends of October, has brought in people near and far to kick off their fall with some exciting entertainment, food, and crafts. A visitor, Jeff Jurick, traveled almost an hour to the festival. “We’re from West Virginia and…

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Welcoming Fall in a Festive Way Special Events 

Welcoming Fall in a Festive Way

Delgrosso’s amusement park held their 30th annual Harvest Festival in Tipton, PA on September 24 and 25 to mark the ending of the amusement park season and welcome the season of fall.   Harvest Fest has been held every year for the past 30 years at Delgrosso’s. It hosts several events such as live entertainment from local bands, food, craft and vendor sales and several other events. Admission was $6.00/person. This included rides and entertainment for children and adults. Children under 3 years old were granted free admission.   Amy…

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