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Emeritus of Bloomsburg workers fired after forcing medication on elderly woman, state records say
SCOTT TWP. — The state revoked a personal care home’s license and two of the home’s employees were fired after they...
SCOTT TWP. — An employee of the Emeritus at Bloomsburg personal care home posted photos of a “recently deceased”...
Popular Bloom Fair stand settles in, runs out of food on first day
BLOOMSBURG — A popular Bloomsburg Fair stand that has been featured on the Food Network will now serve stuffed pretzels...
Case alleges owner tried to shield assets in accident that left a victim paralyzed
WILLIAMSPORT —Worried about litigation, a trucking-firm owner scrambled to hide his assets from victims of a crash...
Authorities: Area banks cheated
BERWICK — Through a system of fraudulent accounts and bad checks, a Berwick man bilked local banks out of more than $8,...
Hall of Famers credit hometown
BERWICK — A peek behind a forbidden door inspired one Berwick student to help special education students nationwide. A...
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Buckwheat Cake/Pancake Breakfast: 7 a.m.-1 p.m., Benton Fire Hall. Southern Columbia Relay for Life Survivor/...
• Actor Aaron Weeks, 29. • Actor Channing Tatum, 35. • Actress Jordana Brewster, 35. • Actor Nyambi Nyambi, 36...
1952: The destroyer-minesweeper USS Hobson sank in the central Atlantic after colliding with the aircraft carrier USS...
1,865 killed in Nepal quake KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Nepal’s Home Ministry says the death toll from Saturday’s...
Slain teacher to be honored COUDERSPORT (AP) — Northern Potter School District is naming its auditorium after murdered...
TREASURE HUNT: 3-10-17-21-23 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 0-9 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 7-9-1 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 7-0-9-6 MIDDAY PICK...
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George Clooney apparently considers his turn as the Caped Crusader a lifetime title. It’s kind of like an old...
MONTOUR TWP. — An SUV crashed through a guard rail and plunged down a steep 15-foot embankment before smashing...
ELYSBURG — It’s official — Impulse, the newest roller-coaster at Knoebels, is open for business. An auction for the...
Police: Driver of child, 9, was high RIVERSIDE — The driver of a 9-year-old was high, a newspaper has reported. Cody...
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SUGARLOAF TWP. — A motorcyclist was rushed to Geisinger Medical Center Saturday afternoon with major injuries after an...
WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — Mayor Scott Avedisian says Motel 6 executives have agreed to appear before the Warwick Board of...
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Nuns, health center warned of lawsuit DANVILLE — Melissa Crawford has filed a notice of a pending lawsuit against...
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TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — A mom’s decision to take her 11-year-old daughter to a Pink concert has a judge saying, “So...
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ALBANY, N.Y. — New York is eliminating dozens of small fees the state had imposed on such random things as potato...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) —Travelers on a roughly 55-mile stretch of I-90 west of Rapid City to the Wyoming border may not...
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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Fair Haven’s Old Barge, possibly the one remaining connection to America’s mid-19th century...
Bill eases process to remove squatters CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Lawmakers are considering a measure that would make it...
ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — The Pitkin County coroner’s office is planning to use virtual autopsies in cases where a...
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LEWES, Del. (AP) — Broadkill Beach north of Lewes is about to get an estimated $30 million gift from federal taxpayers...
Shoplifter hid in ceiling of Giant ARBUTUS, Md. (AP) —Baltimore County police say a shoplifting suspect hid in a...
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin is urging the maker of a heroin overdose antidote to stop what he...
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Bill would regulate use of payroll cards ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) —There’s new momentum behind a proposal to regulate payroll...
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) —Hundreds of New Mexico state employees have been accused of not voting in November’s election...
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Michigan man was native of Wanamie
Leonard C. Peters, 84, of Battle Creek, Mich., died Sunday, March 8, 2015, at Bronson at Home Hospice Residence. He...
FAIRBURY, Neb. (AP) — McBattas Packing and Printing building is somewhat of a one-stop shop. It houses MSA Brand...
Wednesday services for Berwick native
Beatrice M. Lutsey, 86, of Palmer Township, passed away peacefully to Heaven on Friday, April 24, 2015. Born Sept. 20...
Va. man lived in Berwick more than 57 years
Raymond Stanley Bolstrum, age 88, of Woodbridge, Va., passed away on April 10, 2015. He was the beloved husband of Dr...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Navajo Indian imprisoned in Wisconsin can wear a headband in his cell and celebrate a tribal...
YASTISHAK — Anna, 94, of Elysburg - Funeral Mass will be held Monday, April 27, 2015, at 11 a.m. in the Church of the...
BRISTOL, Va. (AP) —Southern Coal Corp. says it plans to hire 100 miners at four surface mines in Kentucky, Virginia and...
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“We are now at the time of the year when local fruit growers hope Mother Nature smiles on them. Blossoms on fruit trees...
Danville woman in Snyder accident MONROE TWP. — A Danville driver rear-ended another vehicle as the cars were entering...
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‘We understand that (MLB) has to do what they think is fair’
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Royals and Chicago White Sox each lost Saturday without playing a game. Four...
CHICAGO — Baseball’s most compelling video game is not offered in any store. Exactly how many people are playing is...
Injury-plagued Penguins made a quick exit from playoffs
PITTSBURGH — Sidney Crosby wasn’t making excuses so much as stating the obvious. The Pittsburgh Penguins raced through...
A season removed from a broken back, Columbia County Christian’s David Hutchison showcased his leaping and shooting...
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NEW YORK — Matt Harvey finished one out shy of a complete game, earning his first win against the team he rooted for...
PHILADELPHIA — Andrelton Simmons led off the seventh inning with a homer, sparking a rally that helped the Atlanta...
OAKLAND, Calif. — Houston star Jose Altuve hit a three-run homer to extend his hitting streak against Oakland to 28...
DETROIT — Victor Martinez drove in three runs, taking advantage after Cleveland pitched around Miguel Cabrera and...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —Tim Beckham hit a tiebreaking double during a three-run eighth inning and Tampa Bay won its...
MIAMI — Tom Koehler outpitched Stephen Strasburg, Giancarlo Stanton homered and revitalized Miami earned its fourth win...
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AVONDALE, La. — Erik Compton birdied three of five holes after a nearly six-hour rain delay Saturday, giving the two-...
UNIONDALE, N.Y. —Nikolay Kulemin scored the go-ahead goal with 9:27 left and the New York Islanders beat the Washington...
NEW YORK — Brook Lopez had 22 points and 13 rebounds, Thaddeus Young added 18 points and 11 rebounds, and the Brooklyn...
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3-D shoot today Today’s 3-D archery shoot will be held at the Hazleton Club. The May 3 shoot will be held at...
The past winter was one to remember in this area and, if you believe everything you hear on the Weather Channel, it was...
The 1951 Pennsylvania fishing license had to be extended several months due to a delay in getting the new fishing...
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MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League Washington -110/+100 at Miami Chicago -115/+105 at Cincinnati at...
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April 26, 1985 • Utah’s Mike Eaton blocks 10 shots during a 96-94 loss for the Jazz against the Houston Rockets....
Rolling Pines April 21 Low gross First flight: Maryann Williams, 50. Second flight: Sylvia McLaughlin, 57. Third...
AUTO RACING 2 p.m. ESPN2 — NHRA, SpringNationals, at Baytown, Texas (same-day tape) 3 p.m. NBCSN — IndyCar, Grand...
BASEBALL COMMISSIONER'S OFFICE — Suspended Kansas City RHP Yordano Ventura seven games; Kansas City RHP Edinson...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Berwick’s Brooke Stout hit a three-run home run in the second inning to send the Bulldogs past...
May 20-21 — Owners' meeting, New York. June 8 — Amateur draft begins. July 14 — All-Star game, Cincinnati. July 17...
Today No events scheduled ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––Monday BASEBALL High school Northwest at Meyers...
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BRENHAM, Texas — Alice Stern and Billie Schomburg were among the more than 200 people who gathered at a prayer vigil...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) —Country music star Garth Brooks says a new child play zone at a children’s hospital here is a “...
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Dachshund racing reviewed by state BOISE, Idaho (AP) —Southwest Idaho authorities are reviewing the legality of a...
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Boy, 7, hits hole in one LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. (AP) — A 7-year-old pulled off something many adults only dream of: a...
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Bloomsburg — CCFNB Bancorp Inc., parent company of First Columbia Bank & Trust Co., reports improvements in net...
WASHINGTON — The American Hospital Association will present the Justin Ford Kimball Innovators Award to Dr. Glenn D....
Dear Mr. Berko: I belong to a successful investment club with a large portfolio. We own 150 shares of Goldman Sachs...
Dear Mr. Berko: I have $14,000 to invest from a January sale of 300 shares of Yahoo at $49, which my broker told me to...
CATAWISSA — Mountainside Pottery, a new business in Roaring Creek Township, celebrated its grand opening last weekend...
BERWICK — MetroCast Business Services says it’s offering new, faster Internet speeds to business customers. MetroCast...
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EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from the most recent column by Ann Coulter, author of “Never Trust a Liberal Over 3 —...
ROSE: It had to be a heart-stopping moment when John Whyne III of rural Catawissa and Dave Beagle of Danville spotted a...
Ladies and Gentlemen, in this corner of the ring we have union president Dave Fortunato and representative Mark McDade...
Generally, corporations who want to be good citizens within a community will set aside a corporate giving program as...
Reading the story on the Numidia residents unhappy with the noise from the Numidia Raceway, it reminded me of a...
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or...
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OUARZAZATE, Morocco — “QUIET!” The cry rings out in English, French and Arabic across the cobblestoned streets of...
HARTFORD, Conn. — Mary Doyle Keefe, the model for Norman Rockwell’s iconic 1943 Rosie the Riveter painting that...
It seemed like a good idea when the town of Celoron, New York, agreed in 2009 to pay for a bronze statue honoring the...
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DENVER — In the old days, after the snow melted at ski resorts, all that remained was grass, a gondola and the...
Prompted by daughter, man decorates his facial hair
LAWTON, Okla. (AP) — The beard is taking over the male population, one scruffy face at a time. Its history is fraught...
The latest high school graduation rate has reached 81 percent, the Education Department recently said in an analysis of...
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BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — St....
27/MONDAY Free Ladies Exercise Class, Mondays, 9 a.m., Sweet Valley Church of Christ, 5439 Main Road, Sweet Valley;...
Volunteers needed to tidy riverbank SUNBURY — The Susquehanna River Cleanup Project (SRCP) is gearing up for its...
50th anniversaries • Terry and Wanda Buss will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were married...
Geisinger-Bloomsburg MONDAY — Gift shop: Pam Craig, Janet Burket; Info Desk: Joan Kile, Judy Lupini, Nancy Campbell,...
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FRANKLIN TWP. — Here are Southern Columbia Middle School honor roll students for the third marking period:...
Senior centers list week’s activities • Benton — Monday: Bingo, 9:30 a.m.; Sit & Fit, 10 a.m.; Tuesday: Casino bus...
RSVP due for May 11 class luncheon BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg High School Class of 1964 will meet for lunch at Perkins...
BERWICK — Here are Berwick High School honor roll students for the second marking period: Distinguished Honors •...
Amy J. Shotwell and Douglas B. Howard were married on Feb. 28, 2015, at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Elkridge, Md...
Jackson Baptist Church in Benton was the setting for the April 11, 2015, wedding of Margaret Myers of Ashley and Gary...
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Jim I usually agree with you on the rights of landowners to do what they want with their property but would a land...
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NEW YORK — In Noah Baumbach’s “Greenberg,” there’s a scene where Ben Stiller, playing a prickly, neurotic 40-year-old,...
NEW YORK (AP) — Elisabeth Moss will be cutting her return to Broadway short — the revival of “The Heidi Chronicles” is...
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DEAR ABBY: I have noticed that some people in my age group (60s) are becoming compulsive talkers. These people don’t...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY Because you value things, you take care of them. If you create a system of organization, you...
NEW YORK (AP) — It’s going to be “Groundhog Day” on Broadway. A musical version of the story about an arrogant weather...