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Paralyzed Central senior donates Buddy Benches
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — It’s a month before high school graduation, and Sam Brown has a lot to look forward to. He’ll be...
Judge: Case didn’t prove Luzerne put fire victim at risk
WILKES-BARRE — A judge has dismissed a federal lawsuit filed by the family of a Mocanaqua woman who died in a fire...
Danville woman answers post, gives part of liver to save Espy man
In August 2013, Tom Hoover was in a hospital bed, preparing to say goodbye to his children and grandchildren. Plagued...
Health system cites incompetence, not ailment in job loss
DANVILLE — A Geisinger nurse lost her job due to her own incompetence, not because of a seizure disorder, according to...
High-tech sensors help kids keep eye on their aging parents
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Each time 81-year-old Bill Dworsky or his 80-year-old wife Dorothy opens the refrigerator, closes...
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Bloomsburg Kiwanis Pet & Toy Parade: Forms 5:30 p.m. in parking lots behind Columbia County Courthouse, steps off...
• Actress-singer Naomi Scott, 22. • Actress-comedian Sasheer Zamata, 29. • Actress Gabourey Sidibe, 32. • Actress...
• Orange Township intends to construct a 20-by-40-foot addition to its municipal building for a food pantry; to learn...
1935: The Works Progress Administration began operating under an executive order signed by President Franklin D....
Officer: Gray arrest legal BALTIMORE (AP) — One of the Baltimore police officers who arrested Freddie Gray wants the...
Smoking blamed for blaze COATESVILLE (AP) — Authorities say a mobile home fire that killed three relatives was...
TREASURE HUNT: 2-6-10-21-29 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 6-8 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 3-8-4 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 1-7-0-7 MIDDAY PICK...
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PINE TWP. — Joseph Frank Mazzuca, 52, allegedly hit Lisa Ann Theokary, 50, in the head with a stick after an argument...
On Saturday, we Celebrate Berwick, and there’s so much to celebrate, the day has been expanded. This year’s...
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Dog lover, Phillies fan, WWII and Korea vet
On Monday, May 4, 2015, our world lost, but heaven gained, a great storyteller. Joseph Klebon Sr. of Tharptown passed...
Enjoyed family time, Senior Center friends
Paul Thomas Connor, age 76, Central Road (Carroll Park), Bloomsburg, peacefully left this earth in the presence of his...
Berwick High grad known for sense of humor
Michael John Remley, 37, formerly of Berwick, passed away early Sunday morning, May 3, 2015, at his home in Tulsa, Okla...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Viola C. Wildsmith, age 96, of 56 Fisher Court, Danville, died at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at her home....
Misconduct alleged BLOOMSBURG — Police recently cited the following people, court papers show. • A drunken Meghan...
Private services were held for Berwick native
V. Jane Shaffer, age 87, of Lee Park Avenue, Hanover Township, and formerly of Mary Street, Ashley, died on Sunday, May...
BLOOMSBURG — Here is the April report from the office of District Judge Russell Lawton: ASSESSMENT DETAIL...
SCOTT TWP. — Keith J. Lyden Jr., 22, had “a small amount of marijuana” at the Lions Gate apartment complex 2:31 a.m....
CATAWISSA — Here is the April report from the office of District Judge Craig W. Long: COLUMBIA COUNTY —$6,484 •...
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DANVILLE — A New Jersey man who wandered into the U.S. Gypsum plant and started flipping switches in the control room...
BLOOMSBURG — A student landlord has been issued three citations for rubbish and debris outside three of his properties...
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MAYWOOD, N.J. (AP) — A northern New Jersey man lit his kitchen table on fire by adding lighter fluid and gasoline to a...
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“You may have noticed how we’ve jumped from below-normal temperatures to above-normal ones in the past week. This isn’t...
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Tiger has sleepless nights over Vonn, father’s death
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — Tiger Woods felt rusty and tired Tuesday at The Players Championship — rust because he has...
Boxer’s torn rotator cuff is another hit for boxing
The people who paid $99.95 to watch at home had no clue. Neither did those spending $40,000 or more for a ringside...
MINNEAPOLIS — Relaxing with a cup of coffee in the Minnesota Twins’ clubhouse one day last year at spring training,...
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PITTSBURGH — Marlon Byrd homered and drove in four runs, Todd Frazier belted his National League-leading ninth home run...
NEW YORK — Bartolo Colon became the first pitcher in at least 100 years to beat the same opponent with seven different...
ATLANTA — Shelby Miller threw his third career shutout, Freddie Freeman and Kelly Johnson hit homers to spoil Chad...
TORONTO — Mark Teixeira hit a two-run homer, Michael Pineda matched his career high with eight shutout innings and New...
BOSTON — Mookie Betts homered to lead off the sixth inning — the first hit off Rays starter Drew Smyly — and added...
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INDEPENDENCE, Ohio — LeBron James leaned against a padded basket stanchion and spun a ball on his index finger. As it...
TAMPA, Fla. — Montreal Canadiens forward Brandon Prust has apologized to referee Brad Watson for his comments following...
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May 6, 1985 • NBA legends Billy Cunningham, Tom Heinsohn and Red Holzman are among six men inducted into the Naismith...
Today BASEBALL High school Benton at Bucktail............... 4:30 p.m. Mt. Carmel at Bloomsburg... 4:30 p.m....
BASEBALL American League BOSTON RED SOX — Activated INF Luis Jimenez. Optioned RHP Dalier Hinojosa to Pawtucket (IL...
FRANKLIN TWP. — Blair Johnston and Haley Levan each homered for Southern Columbia, leading the Tigers to an 8-7,...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Washington -200/+185 Miami at Colorado -145/+135 Arizona at San...
COLLEGE SOFTBALL 8 p.m. ESPN2 — Texas at Baylor ——————————————— GOLF 7 p.m. FS1 — USGA, U.S. Amateur Four-Ball,...
Frosty Valley MAY 5 One best ball of the threesome First net: Val Andreychik, Paula Houston and Linda Forney, 69...
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Where is the Federal Election Commission when you need it? With more money than ever swirling around political...
Seniors should worry
As it’s turned out, there are no “death panels,” as Sarah Palin and other opponents of Obamacare predicted. But there...
This is an important message for people who went to the Affordable Care Act Marketplace for health insurance. This is...
Religion’s role in public life has been much in the news. Locally, there’s the flap over the cross on the Lehigh County...
Reports say hackers from Kremlin were successful in gaining access to the White House computer system and able to read...
“While all the facts are not in yet, last night’s attack serves as a reminder that free and protected speech, no matter...
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HEMLOCK TWP. — Justin Michael Hudimac, 19, Bloomsburg, was high on Xanax while driving on Millville Road, according to...
BLOOMSBURG — The following people were recently cited with disorderly conduct, records show. • Denise P. Woolridge, 46...
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Toppings add flavor, texture, appeal
I’m not entirely sure what the difference is between a classic open-faced sandwich and the suddenly hip world of toast...
Remember the warm spinach salad? That hot bacon dressing, crumbles of blue cheese, crunchy nuts and those canned orange...
If delicate green cardamom pods are the queen of spices, black cardamom might be Maleficent. Like the Disney character...
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Chief: Danville-area pair cooperative
MAHONING TWP. — A Danville-area couple who allegedly stole $13,000 from the man’s 88-year-old mother were allowed to...
HARRISBURG (AP) — Biologists are confirming the first case of cancer in a smallmouth bass caught in the Susquehanna...
PITTSBURGH (AP) —When she went to her first high school prom, Sherry Thornhill couldn’t afford to purchase her own gown...
BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County’s Veterans Affairs office has moved to a new location at 16 W. Main St. in Bloomsburg....
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It was 5:30 on Wednesday evening. I stopped at mom’s to chat with her for a bit before going to my husband’s office to...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) —The health insurer Aetna is ending most coverage of hysterectomies performed with a once-popular...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I was wondering what adult vaccines should be given to enhance the immune system, in addition to...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You like fantasy and have a wonderful imagination. Many of you become teachers and counselors,...
DEAR ABBY: My boyfriend of 10 years, “Scott,” and I separated last year. I was pregnant and hormonal at the time, and...
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Miley Cyrus was the picture of sleek elegance at the Met Gala earlier this week. But it’s still unclear if she finally...
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Addresses needed for classmates BLOOMSBURG — Central Columbia High School’s Class of 1965 is seeking addresses of the...
Trio recognized The Berwick Historical Society held its 77th Annual Luncheon and Business Meeting on April 18 at the...
Mental Health Fair slated Thursday HUMMELS WHARF — On Thursday, the Mental Health Association of Central Susquehanna...
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Please send your photographer to the Laurel Hill Cemetery in Orangeville. It is a disgrace the way it looks with all...
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There are houses in the paper that need to be cleaned up, whatever. 1638 Fairview Avenue, there is a boat trailer in...
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Danville drug dealer said his acid was ‘crazy good’
DANVILLE — A Danville man awaits sentencing after he pleaded guilty Monday to peddling LSD and other drugs to...
SCOTT TWP. — Three Bloomsburg-area men were cited for disorderly conduct at Lightstreet and Papermill roads here,...
BLOOMSBURG — Four people were recently accused of alcohol offenses here. All face $200 fines plus costs unless...