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Authorities say pizza delivery led to Lions Gate suspects
SCOTT TWP. — Three teen friends attending a late-night party at Lions Gate Apartments last weekend trashed the...
SALEM TWP. — Township residents will have their chance to weigh in with comments about a proposed natural gas-fueled...
Berwick man calls accuser’s story ‘technically a lie,’ says she flirted with him at work
BERWICK — A man accused of kissing a co-worker and forcing her to feel his erection when the woman gave him a ride home...
BERWICK — A woman accused of helping two men make methamphetamine needs treatment, not prison, her mother says. Lauren...
Tot’s parent cited with harassment, accused of threat
BRIAR CREEK — A man told his mental-health caseworker that he intended to kill his ex-girlfriend and her father, court...
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• Actress Shoshannah Stern, 35. • Actress Olivia Munn, 35. • WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, 44. • Actress-...
1863: The three-day Civil War Battle of Gettysburg in Pennsylvania ended in a major victory for the North as...
Millville Fire Company Carnival: Community Park, Millville, Tommy Guns Band; large fireworks display by Sky Shooters,...
Explosive found in car SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man arrested after police said they found an improvised...
• The Columbia County Local Emergency Planning Committee will meet on Monday, July 13 at 4:45 p.m. in a meeting open to...
Ex sues Kane’s twin sister HARRISBURG (AP) — The twin sister of state Attorney General Kathleen Kane is being sued...
TREASURE HUNT: 4-5-8-12-18 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 3-1 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 8-4-9 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 9-1-4-6 MIDDAY PICK FIVE...
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The Thomas Beaver Free Library is offering a summer program for boys to teach and also reinforce the love of reading....
HARRISBURG (AP) —Gov. Tom Wolf vetoed a Republican-backed bill to privatize the state-controlled sales of wine and...
BERWICK — The two Berwick men who climbed into a sewer pipe and had to be rescued last month have now been cited with...
Here are fireworks displays taking place in our area: Today • HAZLETON — Harman-Geist Stadium, 175 N. Wyoming St.,...
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Southern Columbia field damaged CATAWISSA — Someone drove a vehicle onto a junior varsity football field at Southern...
BERWICK — Police say a seat belt likely saved the life of a man in a recent car accident here. The Jeep Compass owned...
The Internal Revenue Service has issued an alert to help taxpayers protect themselves from scammers posing as IRS...
BLOOMSBURG — A town man seen stalling out a vehicle several times before pulling over and attempting to switch seats...
BLOOMSBURG — A man who pointed a shotgun at several people including a police officer during an eviction from a Berwick...
BLOOMSBURG — An admitted heroin addict was given the option of serving his jail time in Luzerne County so he can...
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Bloomsburg native was longtime medical tech
Geraldine L. (Rider) Blom, age 91, Farmington, Conn., died late Wednesday evening, July 1, 2015, at the Arden Court of...
Choir member and vocalist worked for dentist
Belle M. (Wademan) Warmkessel, 80, formerly of McCracken Road, Danville, died Tuesday, June 30, 2015. She was born...
BRV nurse’s aide enjoyed time with family
Marsha L. Shultz, 78, of Bloomsburg passed away Monday, July 1, 2015, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born...
Avid reader was Internet security consultant
Shawn R. McHenry, age 41, Bloomsburg, died Friday, June 26, 2015, at his home in Bloomsburg, where he had lived for one...
Nonagenarian enjoyed family history research
Donald C. Swank, 97, a resident of Vintage Knolls for the past two years and formerly of 403 Kingsley Ave., Danville,...
Centenarian was Practical Nurse at Geisinger
Ethelyn L. Gross, 103, formerly of Mount Carmel, passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 30, 2015, at Julia Ribaudo HCG,...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
J. Robert “Bob” Sands Sr., 93, of Benton died early Thursday morning, July 2, 2015, at Emeritus at Bloomsburg. He was...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Joseph James Jacobs, 84, of Berwick passed away peacefully on Wednesday night, July 1, 2015, at Berwick Retirement...
Danville man was longtime Merck employee
John R. “Jack” Sterner, age 84, Danville, died Monday, June 29, 2015. Jack was born April 6, 1931, the son of Afwood W...
MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A CSX train car carrying hazardous material derailed and caught fire in the middle of the night...
FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) — A missing Phoenix-area couple were killed and buried in the yard of a man who told investigators...
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EDITOR’S NOTE: This is an open letter to Dr. Scott Rifkin, founder and CEO of Mid Atlantic Health Care of Timonium, Md...
Some readers might regard it as foolish to editorialize on the long-shot presidential campaign of real estate mogul...
Questions for state GOP
More often than not, our elected lawmakers seem more interested in gamesmanship than governing. Instead of doing what’s...
This is an open letter to all my friends and fellow Bloomsburgians. We all have fond memories of growing up in...
While many taxpayers and the media are paying close attention to ongoing state budget negotiations, this weekend the...
In these troubled times, isn’t it nice to happen upon an unhappy story with a happy ending? Listen to this: About a...
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Disease runs in family of 34-year-old single mother
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Carrie Richardson knows what she faces after being diagnosed with Early Onset Familial...
Glass vase marks W.Va.’s birthday MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia celebrated its 152nd birthday with a...
MONTPELIER, Vt. — The stories of a Vermont farmer who spent years moiling for gold in the Canadian Yukon might have...
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DEAR ABBY: I have been with “Tom” for two years, and I suspect that he will be proposing soon. He is 27, and I’m 24....
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. unemployment fell to a seven-year low of 5.3 percent and employers hired at a solid pace in June...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a 55-year-old male. After five or six days of thinking I had pulled a muscle in my bicep, I was...
PARK CITY, Utah (AP) —A studio executive who authorities say was assaulted by actor Emile Hirsch during the Sundance...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are truthful and sincere. You are also very sensitive. In large measure, your success...
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INSIDE OUT ★★★½ In this animated adventure, a young girl is uprooted when her father starts a new job in San Francisco...
There’s an early scene in “Magic Mike XXL” that hints at what this much ballyhooed sequel woulda, coulda, shoulda been...
“Me and Earl and the Dying Girl” might not be a perfect film, but it is small, earnest, occasionally witty and even...
Thirty-one years and counting, and the Terminators keep rolling off the assembly line like new iPhones, upgraded with...
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Unless you’ve been living totally off the grid for the last 72 hours or so, you know movie stars Ben Affleck and...
NEW YORK — The credits of “Infinitely Polar Bear” almost resemble a family tree. Written and directed by Maya Forbes,...
LOS ANGELES (AP) —“Inside Out” and “Jurassic World” are still drawing significant audiences to theaters even in their...
NEW YORK (AP) —Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for June 22-28. Listings include the week’s ranking...
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“This June was the wettest in a long time. The Selinsgrove airport recorded 8.56 inches of moisture, while Williamsport...
NEW YORK (AP) — “Sesame Street” is about to be less A-OK. Sonia Manzano, who has played the role of Maria on the...
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Standout linebacker for Huskies headed to Indianapolis
INDIANAPOLIS — Bloomsburg University graduate Justin Shirk started his football career at Lewistown High School as a...
VANCOUVER, British Columbia —One of the benefits of an expanded field of 24 teams at the Women’s World Cup this year...
GENEVA — The United States has submitted a formal request for Switzerland to extradite seven FIFA officials arrested in...
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When John Smoltz is inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in three weeks he’ll be the first player enshrined...
DETROIT — Francisco Liriano knows very well what the Detroit Tigers have done to him over the last five years. Since...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away Baltimore 42 37.532 — — 6-4 L-1 26-16 16-21 New York 42 37.532 — — 4-...
BALTIMORE — Leonys Martin ended a scoreless duel with an RBI single in the ninth inning, and Texas beat Baltimore...
ATLANTA — Cameron Maybin drove in the go-ahead run with a chopper against Max Scherzer that bounced over third base in...
MIAMI — Jose Fernandez’s comeback required a comeback. The precocious right-hander shook off a rocky start in his...
NEW YORK — Jonathan Herrera filled in neatly for Kris Bryant, driving in three runs with a squeeze bunt and homer that...
TAMPA, Fla. — Mike Aviles homered on the first pitch of the 10th inning, giving Cleveland a victory and a four-game...
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LONDON — Two-time champion Rafael Nadal is making another early exit from Wimbledon, after losing in the second round...
SAN DIEGO — Antonio Gates’ squeaky-clean image took a big hit Thursday when the San Diego Chargers’ star tight end was...
BY the Associated Press MIAMI — Dwyane Wade is staying with the Miami Heat. Wade informed the Heat on Thursday that...
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — For a change, Tiger Woods got off to a good start. Woods rebounded from a dismal U.S....
The Greenbrier Classic First Round a-denotes amateur Scott Langley 30-32—62 -8 Jonathan Byrd 31-32—63 -7 Danny Lee...
NEW YORK — New York Rangers forward Martin St. Louis is retiring after 16 NHL seasons, seven All-Star selections and...
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July 3
July 3, 1985 • James Shrader, a member of the Berwick Class of 1967, and his wife Aija, both members of the Cleveland...
Today BASEBALL Little League Major Division at Mary Byers Complex Warrior Run vs. Milton..........5:30 p.m. Minor...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Chicago -170/+160 Miami at Washington -155/+145 San Francisco at...
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Sent 2B Jonathan Schoop to Frederick (Carolina) for a rehab assignment...
AUTO RACING 9 a.m. NBCSN — Formula One, practice for British Grand Prix, at Silverstone, England 2 p.m. NBCSN —...
TURBOTVILLE — Morgan Wagner pitched a complete game, and Danville reached the title game of the District 13 Major...
Links at Hemlock Creek THURSDAY NIGHT LEAGUE Points Barton/Barton 98.5 Lee/Lambert 95.5 Dawson/Hilliard 93...
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So, America, you take down one flag and raise another. You remove the Stars ‘n Bars and extol the multi-colored stripes...
3/FRIDAY Millville Community Fire Company Carnival, July 3-4; carnival grounds in Millville. Taking a Look at Animal...
Karl and Opal Schlappi, country gospel, July 4, 7:15 p.m., Patterson Grove Campmeeting, off Rt. 239 between Shickshinny...
Free Children’s Summer Theater, The Magic Workshop, July 7, 11 a.m., Columbia Mall, Buckhorn. “Sideways Stories from...
Model Trains, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-noon, Christ Memorial Episcopal Church, Pine and East Market streets, Danville, free;...