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Warrior Run’s catcher Michael Muffy, right, chases down Central Columbia’s Evan Williams for the out as Williams tried to score on a single by Dominic Coombe in the fourth inning of Wednesday afternoon’s game at Central.
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Warrior Run’s catcher Michael Muffy, right, chases down Central Columbia’s Evan Williams for the out as Williams tried to score on a single by Dominic Coombe in the fourth inning of Wednesday afternoon’s game at Central.

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‘Avenue Q’ motivates theater group to stage online finance campaign
DANVILLE — Earlier this year, school administrators worried about foul language and adult subject matter canceled a...
Owner: Downtown restaurant to get new identity, signs
BLOOMSBURG — The Colorado-based Boston Market restaurant chain has sued Boston Style Chicken in downtown Bloomsburg,...
Nescopeck-area farm event honored with award, inspires music label
For the Press Enterprise Richard Briggs loves the blues. He loves them so much that 20 years ago, he decided to bring...
Syria, Ghana natives vie for president job in May interviews
BLOOMSBURG — A board in Harrisburg will choose between a neurobiologist and a presidential adviser in picking the next...
Man’s guilty plea could result in years in prison
BLOOMSBURG — A former Bloomsburg University marketing student says he made “a very bad decision” when he took a group...


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• A State Board of Nursing has indefinitely suspended the license of Edward J. Wason, Bloomsburg; details about the...
Daily Bread Meal: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Agape Center, 19 E. Seventh St., Bloomsburg; Fresh Express, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.;...
Jury gives Frein death penalty MILFORD (AP) — A bell tolled the fate of a gunman after a jury on Wednesday condemned...
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Catawissa Borough Council recently kicked around the idea of buying the shuttered former PNC Bank building up the...
NORTHUMBERLAND —A 20-year-old man died in an industrial accident at Strong Pools and Spas Wednesday morning. The...
BLOOMSBURG — Town council voted Monday to apply for $500,000 in state funding for expanding Bloomsburg’s flood...
BLOOMSBURG — Just one out of eight businesses in the Press Enterprise coverage area failed inspections carried out...
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One of original volunteers at House of Care
Patricia Anne Miller Beecham, 90, of Danville passed away peacefully Friday, April 21, 2017, at Maria Joseph Manor,...
Educator taught piano, loved the outdoors
Janice Elizabeth Moser Morrison, 66, of 9 Sumac Lane, Elysburg, died peacefully in her home at 9:22 a.m. on Wednesday,...
Longtime dairy cattle farmer, milk inspector
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Helen Lois (Cooper) Ochs, 93, ended her journey here on earth on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, in her home, surrounded by...
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Darrell Eugene Bankes, 83, of Danville passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 23, 2017, at the Geisinger Columbia...
Indiantown Gap National Cemetery burial set
Donald G. Lanning, 59, of Lower Heidelberg Township passed away in the evening hours on Sunday, April 23, 2017, of...
Sophia R. Troy will celebrate her 88th birthday on Saturday, April 29. She would appreciate greetings. Cards will reach...
Joseph J. Benner, 60, of Catawissa went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 25, 2017, as the result of an accident....
BU boss 9-plus years David Soltz has been president of Bloomsburg University for 91/2 years. A caption in Wednesday’s...
CINCINNATI (AP) — A stuffed toy given to a Pennsylvania police officer by a child to help keep him safe has made its...
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DANVILLE — Danville’s superintendent is retiring at the end of the school year. After six years at the helm, Cheryl...
HEMLOCK TWP. — A Virginia man in the Bloomsburg area Block Party weekend was pulled over in Buckhorn and charged with...
School officials file truancy complaints BERWICK — Berwick school officials have filed truancy complaints in district...

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WILKES-BARRE (AP) — A man and woman pleaded guilty in Luzerne County Court in the theft of more than $174,000 while...
NEW YORK (AP) — An expanded lawsuit filed Tuesday accuses Fox News Channel of racial discrimination “that appears more...
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“It won’t be long until we learn how much of a problem summer insects are going to be. There is a tendency for...
HARRISBURG (AP) — New rules for tethered dogs and other changes to animal cruelty laws passed the Pennsylvania House by...
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5-time All-Pro entering 12th season
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PHILADELPHIA — Maikel Franco hit his second grand slam of the month, helping the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Miami...
BOSTON — Luis Severino pitched seven innings of three-hit, shutout ball and Aaron Judge celebrated his 25th birthday...
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DETROIT — James Paxton struck out nine in seven outstanding innings, and Nelson Cruz and Guillermo Heredia homered to...
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PITTSBURGH — Gift Ngoepe, the first African to reach the major leagues, singled in his first plate appearance and Josh...
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MILWAUKEE — Major League home run leader Eric Thames scored twice before leaving with an injury and Orlando Arcia...
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FIRST ROUND Best-of-7 Friday, April 21 Boston 104, Chicago 87 Oklahoma City 115, Houston 113 L.A. Clippers 111,...
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TURBOTVILLE —Bloomsburg’s Ashley Rostucher hit a two-run home run in the top of the seventh inning, and the Panthers...
April 27, 1987 • Shawn Joline shuts down Central Columbia’s bats in Berwick’s 12-2 romp over the Blue Jays. April 27...
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Underage drinking alleged in Bloom BLOOMSBURG — A New Jersey woman was cited for underage drinking after she nearly...
ELYSBURG — In an effort to help educate parents and members of the community about the latest drug concerns and...
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A proposal considered by California lawmakers would substantially remake the health care system of...
BLOOMSBURG — Criminal charges and citations issued during the annual Block Party weekend booze bash were down by about...
BLOOMSBURG — First Columbia Bank & Trust Co. will present “REBOUND —The Chris Herren Story” at 7 p.m. Wednesday,...
BLOOMSBURG — Liquor enforcement officers in Bloomsburg checked seven businesses in Bloomsburg two days before Block...
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Filmmaker’s daughter bestows work on Michigan school
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Orson Welles’ daughter has given the University of Michigan dozens of the renowned filmmaker’s...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol has a new acting chief — the first woman to lead the agency in its 93-year...
DETROIT (AP) — A grand jury indicted two doctors and a third person on Wednesday in an alleged scheme to perform...
Obama photographer has book NEW YORK (AP) — The chief White House photographer of President Barack Obama’s...
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Laughing at the crying snowflake trumpie supporters getting upset and angry about the tax march protest at the post...
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DEAR ABBY: I’m writing because I see a lot of bullying going on at school. One of the bullies is a friend of mine and...
NEW YORK (AP) — Jonathan Demme, the eclectic, ever-enthusiastic filmmaker behind the Oscar winners “The Silence of the...
STOP MAKING SENSE: One of the most acclaimed and innovative rock documentaries, this 1984 film drew upon state of the...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You love the outdoors — especially the water. You are intelligent and often will go with your...
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Sit on it, Chachi. When the death of “Happy Days” actress Erin Moran was first announced, her co-stars offered kind...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I’m a 55-year-old mother of three daughters. I found out through genetic testing that I am a carrier...
PITTSBURGH (AP) —New Pennsylvania Department of Health rules require school students to be fully vaccinated within five...
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Here are available school menus for the week of May 1: BENTON/breakfast — Monday: Pancake sausage wrap. Tuesday:...
Art on display A select number of Central Columbia High School art students entered their artwork into a contest at...
Physics ‘matters’ The University of Scranton’s Kane Physics Competition hosted 31 seven-person teams from 17 Northeast...
Rage in the Cage set The Bloomsburg High School Robotics team will be hosting the 5th Annual Rage in the Cage...
Keturah A. Corderman, daughter of Doug and Suzie Corderman, is Turbotville Lions Club’s Student of the Month for April...
States in song In social studies at Holy Family School, first-graders are learning facts about the 50 states. They are...
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HARRISBURG — The Republican leadership in the Pennsylvania House says it has positioned four liquor-reform bills for...
WASHINGTON (AP) —Despite the lifting of a federal hiring freeze, the Department of Veterans Affairs is leaving...
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls from April 16-22. April 16 • 12:56 a.m. — 300 block West...
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“We know that local communities do it best and know it best. The time has come to empower parents and teachers to make...
Block Party, Bloomsburg’s booze-soaked rite of spring, is like a virus. No matter what the town’s budding social...
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump misstated how the federal court system works in a trio of tweets Wednesday about a...
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