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Man claims sibling broke promise to repay $18,500, left him homeless
BERWICK — A man is suing his older brother and sister-in-law over bills for their parents’ funerals. Darin Gross...
Volunteer left Bloom for Greek isle where Mideast exiles land
BLOOMSBURG — On the beaches of Lesbos, the refugees arrive sopping wet and chilled to the bone, packed by the dozens on...
Area police question cost of new devices to check registrations
Press Enterprise Managing Editor BLOOMSBURG — The state will stop issuing vehicle registration stickers at the end of...
RUSH TWP. — A Millville woman gulped down her dying mother’s painkillers while she was visiting her home near Danville...
Dad’s friend now faces trial for allegedly molesting teen
BLOOMSBURG — A 16-year-old allegedly molested by her father’s friend testified Wednesday that she trusted the man...
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• Actor Taylor Lautner, 24. • Singer Aubrey O’Day, 32. • Rhythm-and-blues singer Kelly Rowland, 35. • Actor...
1929: The Lateran Treaty was signed, with Italy recognizing the independence and sovereignty of Vatican City. 1937: A...
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.;...
Bullet kills baby in her crib LOS ANGELES (AP) — A 1-year-old girl lying in her crib at home in Compton was struck in...
Police union protests Dorney ALLENTOWN (AP) — One of the nation’s largest police unions won’t hold its annual picnic...
TREASURE HUNT: 4-14-16-17-22 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 2-6 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 7-6-1 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 7-2-3-9 MIDDAY PICK...


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What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than by enjoying free soup and sandwiches with the caring folks at the...
HARRISBURG (AP) —Pennsylvania’s embattled attorney general survived a Senate vote to remove her from office on...
BENTON — Two people recently arrested for cooking meth in Benton are also facing a harassment citation for an incident...
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Nurseryman enjoyed the ministry, travel, golf
Jerome “Jerry” Abraczinskas Sr. of Millville and New Smyrna Beach, Fla., passed away Feb. 5, 2016, at age 77 at Baptist...
Longtime Northwest teacher enjoyed quilting
Bernadine I. (Barchik) Pierontoni, 72, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, surrounded by her loved ones....
Disposal service owner enjoyed traveling
Eugene W. “Gene” Kreamer, age 80, of 507 Montour Blvd., Bloomsburg, died at 12:18 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, at...
Vreeland Harley employee enjoyed gardening
Melinda S. “Mel” Farr, age 66, of 1315 Bloom Road, Danville, died at 7:18 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, at Geisinger...
Founder of BU Staff Development Committee
Rosemary T. McGrady, 84, of Bloomsburg and McAdoo, passed away Wednesday morning, Feb. 10, 2016, at Geisinger Medical...
NEW YORK (AP) — On “The Walking Dead,” Michael Cudlitz’s character, Abraham Ford, is known for his bright red hair and...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Wilbur L. Bloss, 93, of Hobbie passed away Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, at Smith Health Care, Mountain Top. A full obituary...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A Sumatran female tiger was killed at the Sacramento Zoo by her mating partner Wednesday...
Konner A. Lowry Edward Lowry and Jamie Lore, Columbia County, are the parents of a son, Konner Andrew, born Thursday,...
Sloth was purchased, not donated PITTSBURGH (AP) — In a recent story about a two-toed sloth, the Associated Press...
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Mifflin man allegedly had drug gearMIFFLIN TWP. — A man already on probation is facing new charges for the empty...
“When we get into a stormy weather pattern, storms develop easily and come our way quickly. “During the past five...
BLOOMSBURG — An alleged drug dealer who police say gave heroin to women in exchange for sex is now facing trial in...
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Junior learned from trip to Hershey last season
FRANKLIN TWP. — Last year as a sophomore, Southern Columbia wrestler Shane Casey experienced the PIAA Class AA...
The NHL’s “great expansion” of 1967 delivered hockey to California, led to the “Broad Street Bullies” and legitimized...
BOSTON — Olympic silver medalist Devin Logan pictures herself standing atop the 140-foot ski jump that towers over...
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EMBU, Kenya — Two Kenyan athletes serving four-year bans for doping at the 2015 world championships say the chief...
MIAMI — San Antonio’s first play of the 2008-09 season was designed and executed perfectly. Spurs’ center Tim Duncan...
WASHINGTON — Fresh off scoring 51 points against the Washington Wizards, reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry praised John...
PHILADELPHIA — DeMarcus Cousins had 28 points and 12 rebounds, and Darren Collison scored 21 of his 25 points after...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 35 16.686 — Boston 31 23.574 5½ New York 23 32.418 14...
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Dave Gettleman has been on both ends of the spectrum when it comes to Super Bowl —winning two with...
DETROIT — Danny DeKeyser and Henrik Zetterberg scored early in the first and third periods to help the Detroit Red...
When Brent Burns packs his bags for road trips, the San Jose Sharks defenseman often leaves something behind: His...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Florida 54 32 16 6 70 155 123 Detroit 54 28 18 8 64 137...
Five weeks until Selection Sunday. Twenty-five more days in college basketball’s regular season. The season is winding...
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Feb. 11, 1986 • Charlotte Hubler and Wendy Lamerand each score eight points to pace Benton to a 30-20 victory over...
Today BASKETBALL High school boys Berwick at Hazleton............ 7:15 p.m. Nanticoke at Northwest....... 7:15 p.m...
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Ok. City 11½ 220½ New Orleans at Milwaukee 1½ 211 Washington COLLEGE BASKETBALL...
BERWICK — Reese Mensinger scored a game-high 23 points, and Berwick fell to Hazleton, 67-53, in high school girls...
COLLEGE BASKETBALL 5 p.m. ESPNU — St. Francis (Pa.) at Robert Morris 7 p.m. CBSSN — E. Kentucky at Morehead St....
BASEBALL American League DETROIT TIGERS — Agreed to terms with OF J.D. Martinez on a two-year contract. TEXAS...
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YORK (AP) — They show up at the York County Judicial Center, and ask for help. They’re scared of their husband or wife...
NEW YORK — In one of the more elaborate and unexpected spoofs of Donald Trump, Johnny Depp has joined the ranks of the...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter set out to build a virtual town square bustling with billions of people. But it’s starting...
HARRISBURG (AP) —Pennsylvania educators are happy to see Gov. Tom Wolf advocating this week for another big boost in...
BETHLEHEM (AP) — Lehigh University says a student tested positive for the Zika virus after a trip abroad, but has since...
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BUCKHORN — A driver suffered “severe and permanent injuries” in a crash after another motorist turned into his path on...
Police: Woman will be cited in crash VALLEY TWP. — A Danville motorist will be cited for failing to drive at a safe...
BLOOMSBURG — Town council has approved the following employee salaries and wages for 2016: Recycling • Director of...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —Here are Central Columbia Middle School honor roll students for the second marking period:...
NEW YORK (AP) — HBO Now has gained about 800,000 paying subscribers since it launched on Apple TV in April,...
BLOOMSBURG — Here are Bloomsburg Christian School honor roll students for the second marking period: Highest Honors...
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DEAR CAR TALK: I have an ’06 Pontiac Vibe. It’s a stick shift that I lovingly refer to as “The Ponticorn,” since stick...
2016 Toyota Highlander
Toyota’s mid-size Highlander sport utility vehicle strikes a fine balance of value, fuel economy, function and...
BASE PRICE: $29,990 for LE FWD; $32,975 for LE AWD; $33,895 for LE Plus FWD; $35,355 for LE Plus AWD; $36,815 for XLE...
LOS ANGELES — It’s not just a junkyard — or even a really big junkyard — but a living, breathing monument to Los...
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With all this outrage over the name of the new elementary school, since most of the previous schools are named for...
Marathon offers runners weddings LOS ANGELES (AP) — Love will be in the air at this weekend’s Los Angeles Marathon....
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Usually, “The Buzz” would not be discussing the Super Bowl unless there was a wardrobe malfunction during the halftime...
DEAR ABBY: “Roger” and I have been seeing each other for two years. (We are both 50.) He is very handsome. We go to...
DEAR DR. ROACH: A friend has been suffering from persistent erectile dysfunction, whereby he can achieve (usually) an...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You do things to improve the lives of those around you because this matters to you. Freedom is...
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BENTON — Here is a list of cast and crew for Benton Area’s production of “The Sound of Music”: CAST • Maria Rainer...
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The First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP) has announced that nearly $220,000 in scholarships...
Here are school menus for the week of Feb. 15: BENTON/breakfast — Monday: No school. Tuesday: French toast sticks....
Classroom news • Holy Family School’s first-grade students are enjoying all the special activities for Catholic...
Proud poet Bloomsburg Christian School senior Arianna Smith competed in the Poetry Out Loud National Recitation...
Lloyd T. Minium, son of Herbert and Connie Minium, was named Milton Rotary Club Vocational Student of the Month for...
100 school days Columbia County Christian School’s kindergarten, first and second grades celebrated the 100th day of...
Math is fun! When third-graders at Turbotville Elementary finished their animated film on polygons, they had no idea...
ANNAPOLIS, Md. —Would you like to take a one-week STEM course at the Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md.? Science,...
Honor roll Local MMI Preparatory School honor roll students for the second marking period are: • Seventh grade —...
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DETROIT (AP) — Computers that control cars of the future can be considered drivers just like humans, the federal...
FRANKLIN TWP. — Here are Southern Columbia Area Middle School honor roll students for the second marking period:...
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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) —Here’s the latest on the 2016 presidential race as Republican and Democratic candidates head from...
Freeze-in-dark policies
Except for that one snowstorm, which arrived, conveniently, on a Saturday, it’s been a tolerable winter, at least so...
My name is Barbara Nagel and I am a mother of a 7-year-old second-grader at 14th Street School in Berwick. I sent the...
Intentional Security Violations – Damage to Our National Defense When an individual is hired for a position that...
“We are going to do something so good and so fast and so strong and the world is going to respect us again, believe me...
Do you have an hour or two that you can share? Do you like meeting people? Are you interested in volunteering? If “yes...
Not newsworthy — listed are three sound bites paraphrased from the Republican debates of Jan. 28, which I doubt will...