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Bloom shooting victim said attackers were ‘tipped’ about cash, records say
BLOOMSBURG — There was $2,000 in a safe, baggies of marijuana, and several cell phones at the off-campus apartment...
Rural woman’s recently deceased hen had hundreds of Facebook fans
HUNTINGTON MILLS — Cheep Cheep the hen was about as glamorous a chicken as you’ll find with her wardrobe of dozens of...
Bloom, Central seniors face one Saturday at least
Seniors at Central Columbia and Bloomsburg will have to go to school at least one Saturday, while other districts may...
BERWICK — A woman in a wheelchair cornered her daughter with a pair of shears, so the daughter threw a chair at her,...
MAHONING TWP. — A nursing-home employee grabbed and pushed three residents — two of them well into their 90s — during a...
58-year-old killed in accident during sleet storm near Danville, police say
MAHONING TWP. — June L. Hutton of Berwick was the woman killed in the Route 11 crash here Tuesday during a sleet storm...
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Red Cross Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Watsontown. Daily Bread Meal: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m...
• Actor Jake Lloyd, 26. • Actor Sterling Knight, 26. • Actress Dominique McElligott (TV: “Astronaut Wives Club” ex-”...
• Millville Area residents are invited to apply for an open seat on the school board. • A Verizon affiliate plans to...
1946: Winston Churchill delivered his “Iron Curtain” speech at Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri. 1955: Elvis...
Cops: Husband killed three LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police say a 21-year-old man shot and killed his 33-year-old wife and two...
Grandson accused in death NEWTOWN (AP) — A suburban Philadelphia man is charged in the death of his 95-year-old...
TREASURE HUNT: 12-17-22-25-28 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 0-1 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 6-4-2 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 2-9-9-7 MIDDAY PICK...
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Don’t be a Bum(stead)! There’s no need to head to the kitchen for leftovers to make your own Dagwood sandwich. The...
HARRISBURG (AP) — Prosecutors and members of the Pennsylvania Legislature on Wednesday attacked Gov. Tom Wolf’s...
DANVILLE — A Danville man on a motorized wheelchair was not hurt when he was hit by a van here Tuesday, but his chair...
HAMBURG (AP) — A day after outlining his first budget proposal, Gov. Tom Wolf punched back Wednesday at strident...
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Renowned psychiatrist enjoyed the arts
In the quiet of the night on March 2, 2015, the Lord called out to His good and faithful servant, and Augusto Jose...
Outdoorsman, logger was great storyteller
Beloved father and grandfather, Arthur Ludwig Marquardt, 89, of Hughesville died Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at Geisinger...
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man was ordered to pay $525 in fines and costs after pleading guilty Wednesday to possessing...
• A card shower is requested for Shirley C. Fester, who will celebrate her 80th birthday on Thursday, March 19. Cards...
BLOOMSBURG — Students will pay 5 percent more for room and board and almost twice as much for expanded health care...
Candidate’s information Montour County commissioner candidate Frank Dombroski was the lead man on a welding...
BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County commissioners have picked two companies that will help build a flood-protection system in...
Reagan J. Rixey Sam and Tara Rixey of Myrtle Beach, S.C., are the parents of a daughter, Reagan Joan, born Monday, Feb...
SEATTLE (AP) — It’s a job that might make you flush: Find easily accessible restrooms for Seattle-area bus drivers and...
WANICH — On Jan. 26, 2015, Genevieve (Hartman), widow of John G. “Jake” Wanich, formerly of Columbia Avenue, Bloomsburg...
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SALEM TWP. — Township Police were investigating the death of a 16-year-old boy from Moskaluk Road at press time last...
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“With the storm that gave us snow, ice and rain Tuesday and Wednesday moving slowly away, today will be mostly cloudy...
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Yanks star singles, walks in return from suspension
TAMPA, Fla. — Alex Rodriguez returned to the New York Yankees after an absence of more than 17 months, lining a single...
Trading McCoy to Buffalo is team’s latest bold move
Chip Kelly’s latest bold move is another example of his coaching philosophy: “Culture beats scheme.” Two people...
Five Northwest wrestlers going to states for Benton
SHICKSHINNY — When you think of Benton wrestling, you think of the wrestlers being from Benton. But this year’s bunch...
DENVER — Former Broncos tight end Nate Jackson says he believes the NFL will have no choice but to remove marijuana...
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INDIANAPOLIS — George Hill scored a season-high 21 points, and Rodney Stuckey added 17 to help Indiana rout the...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 38 22.633 — Brooklyn 25 33.431 12 Boston 23 35.397 14...
Professional pucks will be back on ESPN. The cable TV giant regained a foothold with the NHL on Wednesday when it was...
STATE COLLEGE —D’Angelo Russell scored 28 points and coach Thad Matta tied the school record for wins in No. 23 Ohio...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L OT Pts GF GA Montreal 41 17 5 87 171 139 Tampa Bay 39 20 6 84 213 171...
PHILADELPHIA — The Philadelphia Eagles have released linebacker Trent Cole. A fifth-round draft choice of the Eagles...
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ST. LUCIE COUNTY, Fla. — A New York Mets fan has put his displeasure with the team’s ownership on full display. Gary...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) —Mets infielder Daniel Murphy says he disagrees with the "lifestyle" of people who are gay. The Mets...
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Two seasons after Hall-of-Famer Paul Molitor played his last game, he became the bench coach for the...
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March 5, 1985 • The Northwest boys basketball team beats Valley View, 51-29, in the District 2 Class A quarterfinals...
NCAA BASKETBALL FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG Wisconsin 6 at Minnesota Temple 6 at East Carolina Arkansas 1 at South...
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Named Ramon Martinez special assignment pitching instructor. CHICAGO...
ALAN DILTZ Benton Junior 106 pounds • SEASON RECORD: 36-5 • CAREER RECORD: 77-34 • THE ROAD TO HERSHEY: Central...
GOLF 7:30 a.m. TGC — European PGA Tour, Africa Open, first round, at East London, South Africa 1 p.m. TGC — PGA...
NBA LEAGUE LEADERS Scoring G FG FT PTS AVG Harden, HOU 59 475 492 1597 27.1 Westbrook, OKC 45 406 338 1194 26.5...
Today WRESTLING High school at Giant Center, Hershey PIAA tournament...................... 9 a.m. ———————————————...
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One-word change in ordinance nixed EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The Eugene City Council balked at a proposal to allow the parks...
BARCELONA, Spain —The pervasive creep of the Internet from computers and phones to all kinds of objects is the theme of...
NEW YORK (AP) — There was a time you could count on phones getting larger each year. Samsung’s runaway success with the...
NEW YORK — Samsung’s new Galaxy smartphones improve in two areas: design and picture quality. Samsung ramped up its...
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Warmer temperatures next week should begin to melt ice and snow
STATE COLLEGE — While the official arrival of spring is a few weeks away, the winter weather is going to break soon....
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A San Antonio man trying to visit his jailed son also landed behind bars after being caught with a...
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls Feb. 22-28: Feb. 22 •3:56 a.m. — 200 block Iron Street, fight •...
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D???I went to one of those “drive in for an oil change” places. Almost immediately after arriving, the young man...
2015 Toyota Yaris
Toyota’s lowest-priced car, the Yaris, is restyled inside and out for 2015, has an improved ride and adds new standard...
BASE PRICE: $14,845 for 3-Door L manual; $15,570 for 3-Door L automatic; $15,945 for 5-Door L; $16,505 for 3-Door LE; $...
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) —At age 26, Jim Bush ordered the muscle car of his dreams. When the bright purple, straight-from...
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My apologies for being late to jump on the Central girls basketball bandwagon this year. Watched the district...
HEMLOCK TWP. — Township Police report responding to these incidents Feb. 15-27: Feb. 15 • Vehicle accident – Mall...
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Daytime Emmys ceremony is returning to television with a new home on the Pop channel. The...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I need your advice on a new prescription my primary doctor has given me; it’s called trazodone, 50...
DEAR ABBY: A family member, “Bill,” likes to come visit in the afternoons and, because he’s not comfortable driving in...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are a productive, creative, imaginative person who is extremely secretive and private at the...
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Please note, some actors have multiple roles. Cast Nathan Lincoln, Joseph Zimmerman, Ryan Hippenstiel, Emily Wolfe,...
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Here are school menus for the week of March 9: BENTON/breakfast — Monday: Pancakes, apple juice. Tuesday: Dutch...
Students show skills Skills USA students from Columbia Montour AVTS traveled to Penn College of Technology to compete...
School sign-up Millville Elementary School Kindergarten Registration will take place Wednesday, March 11, and Thursday...
Pennies add up Students at Berwick’s 14th Street Elementary School recently collected $745.53 to help fight childhood...
Career path Berwick Area School District teamed with Columbia Montour Chamber of Commerce to bring speakers from...
Student standouts Millville Junior-Senior High School Students of the Marking Period are as follows: Lexus Mordan /Sr...
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New revelations strengthen the case that the Internal Revenue Service stonewalled congressional document requests...
It’s money he wants
Even though it was expected he would ask for tax increases, Gov. Tom Wolf’s budget address Tuesday landed like a punch...
This letter is sent at the request of Solicitor Mihalik. He, on behalf of the Orange Township Supervisors has stated...
The recent state elections have produced little or no changes in the makeup of the Legislature. The Pennsylvania voters...
“I don’t want to spend my time campaigning for me. I want to campaign for the people.” SEN. BARBARA MIKULSKI Who...
Tax the rich more and the poor and middle class less. The Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy ranks Pennsylvania...
Struggling through Jeb Bush’s press conference, I was reminded of what that great New York Yankee, Yogi Berra, once...
Michael Maziarczyk was recently given the Bronze Medal he had earned while in the Army in World War II. He was in the...
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The Buzz” would never claim to predict the future, but we just did. Remember Left Shark from Katy Perry ’s Super Bowl...
WASHINGTON (AP) —From the United States to Asia to Europe, a global economy that many had feared was faltering appears...