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Berwick man made videos of 4-year-old
WILKES-BARRE — A Berwick man will spend up to 16 years in a federal prison for producing child pornography, a federal...
Millville residents try to salvage belongings
MILLVILLE — Chris Persing walked into his fire-ravaged apartment, hoping to retrieve some of the items he and...
Murdered father’s mother had appealed earlier court ruling
HARRISBURG — The mother of murder victim Frank Spencer has lost her most recent battle to win custody of her...
BLOOMSBURG — Bids for a new airport terminal here came in higher than estimated, and the state’s budget impasse has put...
BLOOMSBURG — If you missed last night’s Luke Bryan show at Montage Mountain, you’ll have a second chance to catch one...
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• Actor Rico Rodriguez, 17. • Country singer-musician Zac Brown, 37. • Actor Robert Telfer, 38. • Actress Annie...
1715: A fleet of Spanish ships carrying gold, silver and jewelry sank during a hurricane off the east Florida coast,...
Red Cross Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., Caldwell Consistory, 150 N. Market St., Bloomsburg. Parish Picnic: Today and Saturday...
Lion outrage baffles Africans HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — While the death of a protected lion here has caused outrage in...
• Mayberry Township plans to designate the Montour County Council of Governments Uniform Construction Code board of...
Papal visit causes concern PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eight weeks before Pope Francis arrives in Philadelphia as the...
TREASURE HUNT: 3-7-9-22-28 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 0-8 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 9-8-6 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 5-0-9-9 MIDDAY PICK FIVE...
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An art party is popping up in Danville tonight. Free show “Summer Delirium: Abject and Uncanny Art” is set for 7 to 9...
Three were killed in incident at township meeting
The widow of one of three people killed in a shooting at a municipal building has filed a federal lawsuit against...
HARRISBURG — Several used car lots in Pennsylvania have reached settlements with the state Attorney General’s office...
MAHONING TWP. — A Northumberland man stole a bagel-display case from Geisinger’s Knapper Clinic, police say. Steven I...
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BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to these calls from July 22-28: July 22 • 1:53 a.m. — Possible break-in, 800...
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NEW YORK (AP) —Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for July 20-26. Listings include the week’s ranking...
Lawyer: Kingdom had nothing to do with attacks
NEW YORK — Saudi Arabia had nothing to do with the Sept. 11 attacks and should be dismissed as a defendant in lawsuits...
NORTH CENTRE TWP. —A bridge-replacement project will start here Saturday on Route 93 just west of Dohl Road. A 21-day...
DANVILLE — Kenneth C. Sherwood, 49, of 12 Pine St., Danville, gave Tamera L. Gray-Scott a cut below her right eye July...
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DETROIT — When a car dealer offers to loan you the money to buy a car at zero interest, it gets your attention. Yet...
UNCASVILLE, Conn. —One high roller requests a refrigerator full of bananas that he squeezes and throws as he gambles....
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Lifelong Berwick resident retired from ACF
Rolland E. Von Houten, 93, passed away peacefully at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville on Wednesday, July 29, 2015...
Longtime resident of Almedia loved yard sales
Gloria J. Hopper Kershbaumer Ward, 71, of Largo, Florida, was called home to her heavenly father late Saturday July 25...
New Jersey native had a good heart
David Bradford Remig, 61, of Numidia died suddenly at home Tuesday, July 28, 2015. Born in Passaic, New Jersey, to...
Shickshinny man drove truck for Calex
James Earl Mitchell, 71, of Shickshinny died Tuesday, July 28, 2015, in Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born July...
CHRIS CIOFFI Writer for The News & Advance FOREST, Va. (AP) — A few minutes after 10 a.m. one recent morning,...
Man, 81, accused of sex act with shrub STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) — An 81-year-old Stratford man has been charged with...
Liliana R. Shultz Brandon and Laura Shultz are the parents of a daughter, Liliana Rae, born Wednesday, July 22, 2015,...
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It’s true the three members of the Libertarian Party who have successfully filed to be on November’s ballot for offices...
A Marine fights back
William McAloon, a former captain in the U.S. Marine Corps, was watching baseball on TV earlier this summer when the...
As a former resident of Bloomsburg, I have become aware of an issue that could have an impact on current Bloomsburg...
Frustration while waiting for traffic lights seems more common every year. Red lights too long, green and yellow lights...
I am glad that the Millville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center has made corrections again. But that does not ease the...
July is supposed to be a relatively quiet time in Washington, D.C., but not this year. Trumpmania has struck the...
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NEW YORK (AP) — More than 140,000 night lights are being recalled because they can overheat and spark a fire. Other...
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A clothing line’s copyright lawsuit targeting Taylor Swift just got weird. Plaintiff Robert Kloetzly, the man behind a...
NEW YORK — The modern comedy remake is among the most laughable of movie genres. In Hollywood’s reboot frenzy, the...
LOS ANGELES (AP) —The blockbuster summer movie season is still going strong, but the Toronto International Film...
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ANT-MAN ★★ A founding member of The Avengers hits the big screen. Armed with the ability to shrink in scale but...
Cruise continues to dazzle in action franchise
There’s some interesting talk in the cleverly satisfying script of “Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation” about the...
The great American family road trip seems, in the 32 years since we first met the Griswolds, as antiquated a concept as...
LOS ANGELES (AP) —He might be tiny and one of Marvel’s lesser-known properties, but “Ant-Man” has power at the box...
NEW YORK (AP) — Two-time Tony Award-winner Matthew Broderick has joined the upcoming cast of A.R. Gurney’s “Sylvia” on...
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Report: Curb cuts failing in New York NEW YORK (AP) — Many of the curb cuts designed to help disabled people access...
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — A Corvallis-based company has a simple goal for its new product line: it wants to overturn the...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) —Bird flu restrictions are forcing a young magician to come up with new tricks in his act,...
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — An inmate is suing the New Mexico Corrections Department, claiming that he was shot in the foot...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Sioux Falls teenager has garnered national attention by quitting her job when told by a...
HAMTRAMCK, Mich. (AP) — Some Detroit-area residents fed up with the crummy condition of certain streets are taking...
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DEAR ABBY: I have been close to my best friend for three years. A year ago we decided to date. We have a wonderful...
DEAR DR. ROACH: My husband had open heart surgery and has a pacemaker. He fell while getting out of the car, and his...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The nation’s second-largest city is poised to ban possession of firearm magazines that hold more...
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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) —Three University of Virginia graduates and members of a fraternity who were portrayed in a debunked...
“A weak cold front passed through the area at noon yesterday, shoving the hot, humid air away. Because the front lacked...
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New England QB looks sharp at team’s camp
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Fans drove to Gillette Stadium past a booth selling “Free Tom Brady” T-shirts. Then, when they...
Saintilus: ‘I’d rather travel ... and continue playing’
BLOOMSBURG — When Alssene Saintilus graduated from Bloomsburg University earlier this year, his goals were to see the...
Major All-Stars run out of rallies at state tourney
NEWVILLE — The comeback kids from South Columbia simply didn’t have enough steam for one more rally. Back Mountain’s...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Patrick Willis walked away first with a nagging toe injury that kept him from being the dominant...
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PHILADELPHIA — After years of trade speculation, Cole Hamels’ time in Philadelphia is ending. Two people familiar with...
PHILADELPHIA — Domonic Brown homered and Aaron Harang snapped his losing streak at eight starts, leading the...
DETROIT — Toronto acquired All-Star left-hander David Price from the Detroit Tigers on Thursday, the second major move...
NEW YORK — Justin Upton hit a three-run homer through the driving rain with two outs in the ninth inning, and San Diego...
MIAMI — Max Scherzer scattered three hits over seven innings, Jonathan Papelbon got his first save for Washington with...
TORONTO — Dioner Navarro, Russell Martin and Josh Donaldson all homered for Toronto. The Blue Jays have homered in 12...
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GAINESVILLE, Va. — Tiger Woods took a conservative 3-wood off the first hole at the Quicken Loans National when many...
LATROBE — Cortez Allen and Jarvis Jones are not young anymore. Not by NFL standards anyway. And they know it. The...
CHICAGO — While the Big Ten East gets all the attention, with the defending national champions at Ohio State and Jim...
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July 31, 1985 • South Columbia’s Brady Taylor singles in Denny Hashagen to win, 3-2, over French Creek in a...
Today BASEBALL 11-Year-Old Division at Plymouth Meeting S. Columbia vs. Abington........... 1 p.m.
BASEBALL Major League Baseball OFFICE OF THE COMMISSIONER OF BASEBALL — Suspended New York Yankees RHPs Anderson...
AUTO RACING 11 a.m. NBCSN — NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for Windows 10 400, at Long Pond 2 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR,...
International League North Division W L Pct. GB S/W-B (Yankees) 58 48.547 — Buffalo (Blue Jays) 55 50.524 2½...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —The Rich Mills FUNdamental Basketball Camp for boys and girls ages 6-15 will be held at the Vo-Tech...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Philadelphia -105/-105 Atlanta at New York -135/+125 Washington...
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MENLO PARK, California (AP) — Facebook says it will begin test flights later this year of a solar-powered drone with...
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home rental prices climbed much faster than incomes in June. But there are signs of slowing...
31/FRIDAY Parish Picnic, July 31-Aug. 1, 6-11 p.m., Our Lady of Mercy Church, Slabtown; Friday, “Kartune”; Saturday, “...
Free Children’s Summer Theater, The Jokesters, comedy, mime and magic, Aug. 4, 11 a.m., Columbia Mall, Buckhorn. “...
Miss Melanie and the Valley Rats, Aug. 1, 7 p.m., St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Main and Iron streets, Bloomsburg, free...
Model Trains, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-noon, Christ Memorial Episcopal Church, Pine and East Market streets, Danville, free...
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CHICAGO (AP) — Lex the police dog from central Illinois is far from top dog in drug-sniffing skills. That’s the core...
When you read “Democrats on wrong side of history” (7-22-15, letter) by “I am the pestilence,” the author really wants...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are thoughtful, observant and philosophical. You like to share your observations with...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A temporary restraining order has been issued preventing an anti-abortion group from releasing any...