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Bloom officials: Without sponsors, future of fireworks tradition in doubt
BLOOMSBURG — Unless a sponsor steps up to foot the bill for the town’s July 4 fireworks celebration, the $8,500 display...
Berwick motorist’s wreck puzzles Bloomsburg officer
BLOOMSBURG — A man who slammed his vehicle into a traffic light pole on his way to work at the Press Enterprise Monday...
DANVILLE — Concerned with travel expenses, Montour County commissioners want to appoint a “watchdog” to its housing...
Authorities say SUV struck Shamokin man
ELYSBURG — A Shamokin man died Tuesday morning when his car went sideways across Route 54 and was struck by an oncoming...
FISHERDALE — The Columbia County Commissioners faced a room full of frustrated Cleveland Township residents Tuesday...


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• Country singer Kellie Pickler, 31. • Actor John Cusack, 51. • College and Pro Football Hall of Famer John Elway,...
1939: Pan American Airways began regular trans-Atlantic air service with a flight that departed New York for Marseilles...
• July 10 at 5:30 p.m., Berwick Council will conduct a hearing on how best to use federal grant money; to learn more,...
Men’s Free Breakfast: 7:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church kitchen, 320 Market St., Berwick. Read-to-Me Club: 10 a.m...
Bobcat attacks woman, 80 SUNAPEE, N.H. (AP) — An 80-year-old woman fought off a rabid bobcat with the help of her two...
Cyberattack strikes hospital BEAVER (AP) — A hospital and health care system based in western Pennsylvania is dealing...
TREASURE HUNT: 12-13-18-21-26 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 6-8; WILD: 7 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 8-3-6; WILD: 7 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 5-1...


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Secretary of Health to become chief innovation officer
DANVILLE — Pennsylvania’s Secretary of Health is leaving government for a leadership position at Geisinger, the health...
George Skomsky, who died June 4 at the age of 77, never wanted me to know his name. The former PGA golf pro and Golf...
BERWICK — A Berwick man is accused of wrecking a pickup while driving drunk with his juvenile son riding as a passenger...
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MILLVILLE — A Berwick couple alleges a woman owes more than $7,700 to pay for repairs to an apartment she damaged at...
Longtime legal secretary, active in her church
Joyce A. (Fisher) Girton, 74, 128 Valley View Drive, Mifflinville, died at her home at 6:12 a.m. on Tuesday, June 27,...
GMC print facility assistant manager was artist
C. William “Bill” Nungesser, 65, 140 Trump Road, Danville, died at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, on Sunday,...
MONTOURSVILLE — The Preserve Road bridge, which spans McKee Creek in Anthony Township, Montour County, has been...
Berwick native owned construction firm
Paul Daniel Lex, 59, of Marietta, Georgia, died on Sunday, June 25, 2017, at Tranquility at Kennesaw Mountain hospice...
Former Riverside man loved classic cars
John Thomas Marconi, 56, of Potomac, Md., and formerly of Riverside, passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at Casey House...
Guardrail violation alleged in Berwick BERWICK — Gregory Hess, of 534 W. Front St., Apt. A, is being cited for “...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Harold Gaito, 67, of West Front Street, Berwick, died Saturday, June 24, 2017, at Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital. A...
Defendant’s photo Henry Knorowski Jr. agreed to send charges that he threatened to kill police and an unnamed co-...
BERWICK — A woman had a cut on the top of her head after a man allegedly pushed her into an window air conditioner,...
MAHONING TWP. — A thief broke into a car on Charles Street here and stole several items, according to Police Chief...
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LONDON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Tuesday that she believes banking regulators have made enough...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate GOP leaders abruptly shelved their long-sought health care overhaul Tuesday, asserting they...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s campaign promise to repeal and replace “Obamacare” is in the hands of a key...
LOS ANGELES (AP) —Swedish actor Michael Nyqvist, who starred in the original “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” films...

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The Bloomsburg Town Pool Restoration group could still use an extra hand or two to pass the hat during the July 4...
“We’re rapidly approaching the hottest time of the year. So, summer cool downs like we had Sunday through Tuesday can’t...
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Tractor Supply Company store is hosting a Farmers’ Market on Saturday. From 10 a.m. until...
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Use fresh berries to make festive sweet for the Fourth
The stars aligned when our forefathers signed the Declaration of Independence right in the middle of berry season. And...
Balmy weather calls for ice-cold sweet treats; fruity drinks are a natural part of the summer landscape. But those...
The crisp, cobbler, crumble, grunt, slump or buckle. What do these all have in common? They are all fruit desserts...
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DEAR ABBY: I recently had to spend a night in the hospital following minor surgery. One of the female techs taking...
DEAR DR. ROACH: In a recent column regarding the woman with Parkinson’s disease experiencing a loss of taste, I was...
There’s not a lot of “California Love” for “All Eyez On Me.” The recently released Tupac Shakur biopic has stirred up...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY People are attracted to you because you are creative and entertaining. You also are goal-...
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‘What are we going to do tonight?” I asked my husband, Daniel. “I don’t know, do you have anything that you would like...
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Two 9-1-1 calls and a tweet about the possibility of an active shooter at a military...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has shut down any prospect of meeting with the former star of “Dog...
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As I was enjoying the 90th Anniversary Berwick High School Band Concert, featuring alumni and current band members, I...
EDITOR’S NOTE: An excerpt from a column by Will Bunch of the Philadelphia Daily News; @will_bunch or bunchw@phillynews...
Finally catching up with 47 other states, Pennsylvania’s lawmakers have agreed to toughen penalties for people who...
Here we go again. It’s early summer and the state budget debate is reaching a crisis point. But before you dismiss the...
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European regulators fined Google a record 2.42 billion euros ($2.72 billion) for abusing its dominance of the online...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) —Merck & Co. said Tuesday that a new type of cholesterol drug reduced heart attacks, deaths and...
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Here are Fourth of July fireworks displays taking place in our area: July 1 • SELINSGROVE — Fireworks display, MVAA...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Workers installed a Ten Commandments monument outside Arkansas’ Capitol on Tuesday, two years...
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HEMLOCK TWP. — Hemlock Township Police responded to these calls May 17-31: May 17 • Dog in vehicle — Lowes •...
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BERWICK — McBride Memorial Library welcomed two new employees recently to lead youth services at the library. A strong...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —Here are Central Columbia Middle School honor roll students for the fourth marking period:...
Anniversaries • Colan and Carol Combs of Lime Ridge will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Friday, July 7....
Club helps pack food boxes at AGAPE ROHRSBURG — The June meeting of the Rohrsburg Community 4-H Club was called to...
BERWICK — Here are Berwick High School honor roll students for the fourth marking period: Distinguished Honors •...
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I would want 30 Seconds to come up and take two pictures of a house at 3617 Second St., in Almedia. The place is a...
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Federal prosecutor cites ‘inadvertent suppression’ in report
For years, USA Gymnastics felt it aggressively safeguarded hundreds of thousands of athletes from sexual abuse. Yet the...
SOCHI, Russia — After years of intrigue about allegedly corrupt World Cup bidding, FIFA published an investigation...
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Tim Tebow knows he can still improve on everything. Given his numbers, that’s obvious. If he’s...
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NEW YORK — Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell has been suspended one game after poking umpire Bill Miller in the chest...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 41 33.554 — — 3-7 W-1 24-13 17-20 Boston 42 34.553 — — 5-5 W...
MIAMI — Ichiro Suzuki had a pinch-hit RBI single in the seventh inning to put Miami ahead, Christian Yelich had three...
PITTSBURGH — David Freese misplayed a groundball at third base, allowing Steven Souza Jr. to score in the 10th inning...
CLEVELAND — Adrian Beltre hit his 450th career home run, a solo drive in the ninth inning off Cody Allen that sent...
TORONTO — Kevin Gausman won for the first time in four starts, Mark Trumbo hit an RBI double and Baltimore beat Toronto...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Indians 15, Rangers 9 Texas 430 200 000— 9 9 1 Cleveland 101 145 30x—15 19 0 Hamels, Alvarez (5),...
WASHINGTON — Max Scherzer allowed one run and two hits as Washington knocked Chicago Cubs starter Jake Arrieta out in...
CINCINNATI — Joey Votto hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the fifth inning, helping last-place Cincinnati top...
DETROIT — J.D. Martinez and Miguel Cabrera homered and Justin Verlander pitched seven strong innings as Detroit beat...
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CHICAGO — The Chicago Bulls set a clear direction by trading All-Star Jimmy Butler to the Minnesota Timberwolves on...
MOSCOW — After years of controversy, Russian officials think their World Cup has weathered the storm. Stadiums are...
A sure sign that the USGA needs to take a closer look at how it sets up the U.S. Open is when it draws comparisons with...
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June 28
June 28, 1987 • Philadelphia Phillies pinch-hitter Greg Gross breaks up Ron Darling’s no-hitter in the eighth inning...
Today BASEBALL Little League 8-10-year-old all-stars at Bloomsburg Town Park S. Columbia vs. Snyder Cty.....5:30 p...
International League North Division W L Pct. GB Lehigh Valley (Phillies) 49 28.636 — Scranton/WB (Yankees) 46 30.605...
BLOOMSBURG — Brandon McGaw and Justin Knight led Danville with a pair of hits, and Post 40 defeated Bloomsburg, 8-4...
COLLEGE BASEBALL 8 p.m. ESPN — NCAA College World Series, Finals, Game 3, LSU vs. Florida (if necessary), at Omaha,...
BASEBALL COMMISSIONER'S OFFICE — Suspended Boston manager John Farrell one game for his actions during an argument...
Orangeville Sportsmen’s Club TRAPSHOOTING June 25 Squad one: Joe Mule, 25. Squad two: Roger Mowery, 24. Squad...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League Colorado -107/-103 at San Francisco at Washington -168/+158 Chicago New...
Aug. 3 — Hall of Fame game. Aug. 5 — Pro Football Hall of Fame inductions. Aug. 9-13 — First preseason weekend of...
July 7 — Last day to sign for amateur draft picks subject to deadline. July 11 — All-Star Game, Miami. July 30 — Hall...