Advertisement

Cars line up at the starting line of the “Amazing Grace” road rally scavenger hunt event at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Berwick on Sunday afternoon.
Press Enterprise/Mary Bove

Cars line up at the starting line of the “Amazing GRace” road rally scavenger hunt event at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Berwick on Sunday afternoon. The event, organized by the outreach committee, concluded with food and prizes for the winners, who had to drive all around Berwick in search of clues.

The Latest

Front PageFake IDs hit suspects in wallet

Three cited with trying to buy booze illegally face penalties topping $800

Front PageWedding ring case annulled by judge

Berwick woman owes ex nothing

Front PageLaSalle boasts thrifty homes

County hopes efficient houses revive once-blighted Berwick block

Front PageDeal pays buyers to stay

Families can buy the new energy-efficient homes on LaSalle Street for...

AP News
Posted on: Monday, August 31, 2015 - 3:10am
BAXTER STATE PARK, Maine (AP) — When Jackson Spencer set out to tackle the Appalachian Trail, he anticipated the solitude that only wilderness can bring — not a rolling, monthslong frat... READ MORE »

Posted on: Monday, August 31, 2015 - 3:05am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House said Sunday, a major symbolic gesture... READ MORE »

Posted on: Monday, August 31, 2015 - 3:00am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Thousands of bicyclists in various stages of undress have pedaled their way around the city to promote fuel conservation and positive body image. The Philly Naked Bike... READ MORE »

Page 1
Three cited with trying to buy booze illegally face penalties topping $800
SCOTT TWP. — Two college-age men and one woman each face more than $800 in penalties for attempting to use fake IDs to...
Berwick woman owes ex nothing
BERWICK — A man who sued his ex-girlfriend in a dispute over wedding and engagement rings saw his lawsuit dismissed in...
County hopes efficient houses revive once-blighted Berwick block
BERWICK — Rich Kisner is hoping four new energy-efficient houses will help the once notorious 300 block of LaSalle...
Health system defends care
DANVILLE — Geisinger failed to treat a man’s malignant melanoma in time, so it’s spread to other parts of his body, a...
Families can buy the new energy-efficient homes on LaSalle Street for $100,000, but there’s a $50,000 string attached...
Husband banned from contact with Catawissa cop; judge issues three other orders
A Catawissa police officer recently was granted a protection-from-abuse order against her spouse. Michael Gallie and...
Page 2
1939: The first issue of Marvel Comics, featuring the Human Torch, was published by Timely Publications in New York....
Free Meal: 5-6 p.m., New Heart Café at New Heart Christian Fellowship, 507 E. Third St., Nescopeck; 570-380-9454 for...
• Rhythm-and-blues singer Tamara (Trina & Tamara), 38. • Actress Sara Ramirez, 40. • Actor Chris Tucker, 43...
Mount McKinley now Denali WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will change the name of North America’s tallest...
• Berwick Area Joint Sewer Authority invites bids for its storm water/sanitary sewer separation project. • The raising...
One shot in melee near IUP INDIANA (AP) — Authorities say a one man was shot and another assaulted during a melee...
TREASURE HUNT: 02-03-04-22-26 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 8-8 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 3-8-5 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 7-1-8-6 MIDDAY PICK...
Page 3
While most of her family was sleeping, a teenage Ana Popovic was jamming out in her living room with her father,...
BLOOMSBURG — A car rear-ended an SUV stopped for a pedestrian Sunday afternoon at the intersection of Main and Market...
ELYSBURG — An Elysburg teen reached speeds topping 100 mph in a 2010 Chrysler PT Cruiser while being chased by police...
• Christine M. Chew, 1106 Lightstreet Road, Scott Township, daughter of late John L. Chew and Aldona S. Chew, and Dawn...
Page 4
September visit will be first in his life, not just papacy
NEW YORK (AP) — When Pope Francis sets foot on the tarmac at Andrews Air Force Base near Washington on Sept. 22, it won...
Charges: Driving mistake led to DUI BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man heading into town after beers at the Lightstreet...
Page 5
Here is a partial list of the winners of Sunday night’s 2015 MTV Music Video Awards in Los Angeles, available by press...
Page 6
The embattled but entrenched Pennsylvania politician, proclaiming his or her innocence while clinging to the public...
ROSE: The newest addition to Danville’s growing collection of outsized, outdoor murals may be the best yet. In a...
Page 7
Longtime educator enjoyed writing letters
Marilee J. Miller, age 77, 122 Valley View Road (P.O. Box 497), Mifflinville, died at 6:10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A few inches above the floor, a man is suspended from a swing-like apparatus pretending he’s flying...
Enjoyed reading, sewing, music and fishing
Doris V. Sharrow, 90, of Millville went to be with the Lord Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, at Grandview Health Homes Inc.,...
Police: Mom killed baby, kept body BATAVIA, N.Y. (AP) — A woman who prosecutors say lived with her dead baby girl’s...
NEW YORK (AP) — There was the blind man who had the disastrous experience of regaining his sight. The surgeon who...
Charlotte N. Coombe Daniel and Haili (Shetler) Coombe of Bloomsburg are the parents of a daughter, Charlotte Nell,...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Wes Craven, whose “Nightmare on Elm Street” and “Scream” movies made him one of the most...
Page 8
I’d like to know when the Mifflin Township supervisors and the codes officer are going to do something about the...
Page 9
Q. I saw a letter from a reader who was unable to come off proton-pump inhibitors (PPIs). You already published the...
LEWISBURG — Cimarr??n, a Colombian music ensemble, will perform Wednesday, Sept. 16, at 7:30 p.m. at the Campus Theatre...
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to the following calls from Aug. 19 through Aug. 25. Aug. 19 • 2:10 a.m. — Noise...
•Edgar Sollenberger, 47 Wilson Circle, Milton, son of late Wilmer Sollenberger and late Hazel Sollenberger, and Connie...
Page 12
“Residents of the Hawaiian Islands are holding their breath as powerful Pacific Hurricane Ignacio, with its 130-mph...
AURORA, Ill. (AP) — The police department in Illinois’ second largest city is going to compile a “habitual drunkard”...
JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii (AP) — Researchers made a surprising find when diving in the waters off Hawaii:...
Page 13
60-year-old fan suffered critical injuries after fall
ATLANTA — The U.S. flag flew at half-staff at Turner Field on Sunday, one day after a fan died following his fall from...
Lewisberry falls short of Series title with loss in championship
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT — Tokyo won the Little League World Series on Sunday, pounding out 22 hits and overcoming an eight-...
Calling the death of IndyCar driver Justin Wilson at Pocono Raceway last week a tragedy is an understatement. I know...
Page 14
ATLANTA — Jacoby Ellsbury hit a three-run homer, Chase Headley and Stephen Drew each added a two-run shot and the New...
PHILADELPHIA —James Shields pitched seven innings for his first road win since May, and the San Diego Padres hit three...
CHICAGO — Rookie Tyler Saladino drove in the winning run with a single in the 11th inning, and Chicago rallied to beat...
MINNEAPOLIS — Ervin Santana struck out 10 to earn his first home win, Eduardo Nunez and Miguel Sano homered, and...
TORONTO — Edwin Encarnacion homered for the fourth time in two days, Josh Donaldson also connected, and Toronto beat...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Brandon Guyer and Kevin Kiermaier homered, and the Tampa Bay bullpen held Kansas City to one hit...
MILWAUKEE — Ryan Braun homered and Wily Peralta pitched seven strong innings to help Milwaukee beat Cincinnati....
PITTSBURGH — Jorge De La Rosa pitched into the seventh inning before being ejected, and Ben Paulsen hit a two-run...
NEW YORK — Michael Cuddyer hit a tiebreaking single in the seventh inning and NL East-leading New York stopped its five...
PHOENIX — Marcus Semien’s two-run single with the bases loaded and two outs in the 11th inning sent Oakland to a...
SAN FRANCISCO —Matt Carpenter, Brandon Moss and Mark Reynolds all hit home runs, Yadier Molina drove in two and St....
ARLINGTON, Texas —Derek Holland struck out every Baltimore batter while throwing a three-hitter for his eighth career...
CLEVELAND — Abraham Almonte hit his first career grand slam and Josh Tomlin worked into the eighth inning, leading...
WASHINGTON — Jayson Werth homered and drove in three runs, and Clint Robinson added a pinch-hit home run as Washington...
Page 15
SONOMA, Calif. — Stefan Wilson was spotting for his brother in last year’s Indianapolis 500 when a crash in front of...
EDISON, N.J. — Jason Day powered and putted his way to another blowout against a world-class field Sunday at The...
ATLANTA — Thirty-five years after his hopes for a gold medal were dashed by Jimmy Carter’s boycott of the Moscow...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. —Alex Smith was familiar with Jeremy Maclin long before the wide receiver signed with Kansas City,...
Page 16
Aug. 31, 1985 • Jerry Marks runs 36 yards for a second-quarter touchdown, and Scott Kerstetter adds a 1-yard plunge in...
Today TENNIS High school girls Dallas at Berwick...................... 4 p.m. Lewisburg at Bloomsburg......... 4 p....
International League North Division W L Pct. GB S/W-B (Yankees) 76 60.559 — Rochester (Twins) 71 65.522 5 Buffalo (...
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7 p.m. ESPN — N.Y. Yankees at Boston CSN — Philadelphia at N.Y. Mets 10 p.m. MLB — Regional...
BASEBALL American League MINNESOTA TWINS — Sent OF Aaron Hicks to Rochester (IL) for a rehab assignment. SEATTLE...
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT — Issac Garcia hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning to help Pearland, Texas, beat Mexicali,...
Page 20
I love fried green tomatoes! My grandmother made them at the beginning of fall when there were so many tomatoes on the...
Page 21
DEAR ABBY: Three years ago I gave my adult daughter, married with a child, more than $16,000 to help pay off her debts...
DEAR DR. ROACH: Would you mind providing some guidelines for preventing eye strain? I’m a graduate student, so I...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are involved with the events occurring around you. You understand human nature, and want to...
Estate in bike fight When Robin Williams hanged himself last August, it wasn’t a big surprise that he left an estate...
Page 22
... son of John and Jodi Podgurski, Elysburg, will turn 4 on Thursday. He is the grandson of Jim and Janet Levan, and...
... daughter of Jeremiah and Holly Clayton, Muncy, will be 4 years old on Sunday. Her grandparents are Ed and Debbie...
... son of Rachel Venditti and Adam Kusnerick, Millville, will turn 1 year old Thursday. Grandparents are Joseph and...
... son of Chad and Jillian Fenstermacher, Berwick, turned 1 on Aug. 29. Grandparents are Jacqueline and James Hart,...
... son of Ken and Jessica Lewis, Benton, will turn 4 Wednesday. Grandparents are Lila Allen and John and Shirley...
... son of Bobby and Janae Calarco, Berwick, turned 2 on Aug. 23. Grandparents are Joe and Jeannie DiPippa and Theresa...
... daughter of Jeremy and Amy Powlus, will turn 6 on Tuesday. Her grandparents are Denise and Ken Moyer, Hobbie, and...
... twin sons of Jenny and Dave Hall, Bloomsburg, turned 2 years old on Aug. 26. Grandparents are Lori and Dale...
... son of Chris and Maggie Peak, Pittsburgh, will turn 3 years old on Tuesday. He is the grandson of Gary and Jan Peak...
... son of John and Loni Phillips, Danville, will turn 9 on Sunday. Chase is the grandson of Mark and Shelly Andress,...
... son of Richard Remley and Jennifer Goldsworthy, Berwick, turned 7 on Aug. 28. He is the grandson of Wayne...
... son of Donald and Julie Kopp, Bloomsburg, is 6 years old today. Grandparents are Thomas and Judy Brokenshire,...