Stories from Monday, August 21, 2017

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Targeted tenant says complaints are exaggerated and tinged with racism
For the Press Enterprise MOCANAQUA — A group of neighbors is frustrated by escalating noise complaints, acts of...
Man allegedly let go over alcohol, mental problems loses his appeal
BEACH HAVEN — A former security guard at the nuclear plant, fired for alleged alcohol abuse and mental problems, cannot...
Take simple steps to safely view 75 percent blockage of sunlight here
Seven years ago, a guy named Mike Lynch put his telescope on his back porch after an evening of looking at the stars...
1993 grad deployed with Coast Guard during mission to Iraq
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — A Berwick native commands one of the Coast Guard ships patrolling the Caribbean Sea and eastern...
Other proposed businesses in Berwick building to need individual clearances, zoning officials say
BERWICK — Part of a former sweater factory is set to begin a new life as a venue for weddings and special events. But...

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• Mifflin Township is offering a roadway paving contract; bidding details in today’s Public Notices. • Aug. 29 at 6:30...
STORY TIME: 11:30 a.m.-noon, McBride Memorial Library, 500 Market St., Berwick. Eclipse Day Sun Special for Kids: 1-2...
1945: President Harry S. Truman ended the Lend-Lease program that had shipped some $50 billion in aid supplies to...
• Actress Hayden Panettiere, 28. • Country singer Kacey Musgraves, 29. • Olympic gold medal sprinter Usain Bolt, 31...
Lawyer: Slaying a sex fantasy CHICAGO (AP) — The fatal stabbing of a hairstylist here was part of a sexual fantasy...
Car-buggy crash kills one HUNTINGDON (AP) — One person died and another was seriously injured after a car struck a...
TREASURE HUNT: 11-13-17-20-23 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 7-0, Wild: 6 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 0-1-0, Wild: 6 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 1-6-...


 
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Good news for visiting jurors and people who keep forgetting when it’s street-sweeping day. Last week, town council...
HARRISBURG (AP) — Top state officials are warning that Pennsylvania’s deficit-strapped government is rapidly...


 
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Bonnie Parker waxed poetic before being gunned down by authorities May 23, 1934. “Some day they’ll go down together/...


 
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Comedy icon and telethon host hailed for ‘undeniable genius’
LOS ANGELES — Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame in a lucrative partnership...
Funeral arrangements to be announced
Paul E. Bartlow Sr., 66, of Danville passed away Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete...
Complete obituary to be published later
Christopher L. Wood, 37, of Berwick passed away on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. A full...
LOS ANGELES —Dick Gregory, the comedian and activist and who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to...
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Collectors are expected to pour into Cleveland this week for the world’s largest show of beer...
Koda K. Schrader Shawn and Sarah (Weaver) Schrader of Catawissa are the parents of a daughter, Koda Kate, born Friday...


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‘Smoke ’em if you got ’em” is a World War II-vintage expression that basically means “Take a break.” It’s appropriate...
If you’re wondering why many Americans are fed up with traditional politics — and some are taking to the streets — look...


 
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Q. My mother was just released from the hospital. She went in when her potassium dropped to 1.2. She could have died,...


 
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“The partly sunny, warm conditions we had yesterday will stay with us today, giving us a similar Monday. “Sorry, but...

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Bell leads Pirates past Cardinals in Little League Classic at Bowman Field
WILLIAMSPORT — Josh Bell homered and drove in four runs to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates over the St. Louis Cardinals, 6-...
BRISTOL, Tenn. — It could have gotten very uncomfortable as Erik Jones and Matt Kenseth sat side-by-side shortly after...
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BOSTON — Jackie Bradley Jr. tripled in two runs and singled in another, and Rick Porcello pitched six innings of a...
SAN FRANCISCO — Rookie Rhys Hoskins homered again and Pedro Florimon contributed with his bat and arm, sending the...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away Boston 71 52.577 — — 7-3 W-1 40-22 31-30 New York 66 57.537 5 — 6-4 L...
SAN DIEGO — Gio Gonzalez allowed only five singles and struck out eight to lead Washington to a victory against San...
MINNEAPOLIS — Eddie Rosario hit a grand slam in a nine-run first inning and Minnesota routed Arizona to complete a...
ATLANTA — Tyler Flowers’ grand slam broke open a close game in Atlanta’s six-run fifth inning, Sean Newcomb earned his...
HOUSTON — Marcus Semien wound up with a Little League home run when Houston kept throwing the ball away, and Oakland...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —Blake Snell allowed only two hits in seven innings for his second consecutive win following a...
DENVER — Jesus Aguilar homered twice, Chase Anderson won in his return from the disabled list and Milwaukee beat...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. —Cheslor Cuthbert homered and drove in three runs, Alcides Escobar also had three RBIs and Kansas City...
DETROIT — Justin Verlander and Kenta Maeda both took no-hitters into the sixth inning, but only Verlander was able to...
NEW YORK — Giancarlo Stanton hit his major league-leading 45th home run and Adam Conley struck out a career-high 11,...
ARLINGTON, Texas —Miguel Gonzalez escaped early trouble and pitched six scoreless innings, leading Chicago over Texas...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Yankees 4, Red Sox 3 New York 030 001 000—4 9 0 Boston 000 020 100—3 6 3 Sabathia, Warren (7), Dav....
BALTIMORE — Pinch-hitter Cameron Maybin singled in the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning, Kole Calhoun and Andrelton...
CHICAGO — Alex Avila capped Chicago’s three-run 10th inning with a two-run single, and the Cubs swept Toronto with a...
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ENGLEWOOD, Colo. —Even though coach Vance Joseph isn’t saying it, the steady and solid Trevor Siemian appears to have...
Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race Saturday At Bristol Motor Speedway Bristol, Tenn. Lap length: 0.533 miles (Start...
GREENSBORO, N.C. —Henrik Stenson kept making birdies on the back nine Sunday at the Wyndham Championship. They added up...
PITTSBURGH — Rookie running back James Conner set up Pittsburgh’s winning fourth-quarter touchdown pass in the Steelers...
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Aaron Rodgers isn’t the only quarterback playing well for the Green Bay Packers. His backups are...
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Today TENNIS High school girls Berwick at Hazleton...................4 p.m. Bloomsburg at Milton.................4...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League LA Dodgers -163/+153 at Pittsburgh Arizona -128/+118 at NY Mets...
BASEBALL 11 a.m. ESPN — Little League World Series, consolation game, Great Lakes (Grosse Pointe, Mich.) vs. Europe-...
International League North Division W L Pct. GB Scranton/WB (Yankees) 78 47.624 — Rochester (Twins) 73 53.579 5½...
What started as a protest against police brutality has mushroomed a year later into a divisive debate over the future...
BASEBALL American League LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Agreed to terms with RHP Fernando Salas on a minor league contract....
UNITED STATES GREAT LAKES, Grosse Pointe, Mich.; MID-ATLANTIC, Jackson, N.J.; MIDWEST, Sioux Falls, S.D.; NEW ENGLAND...
Sept. 2 — Cutdown to 53-man roster. Sept. 3 — Creation of 10-man practice squads allowed. Sept. 7 — Season opener,...
Sept. 1 — Active rosters expand to 40 players. Oct. 3-4 — Wild card games. Oct. 5 — Division Series start. Oct. 13...
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DEAR ABBY: I am a recovering drug addict. I have slipped, as many do, but I have been clean for four years now. The...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I was diagnosed with Gilbert syndrome after I had a blockage of my common bile duct and became...
Tagging someone a racist is a good example of hate speech, an act of verbal violence. Sam Costello, Berwick ••• My...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: This is a social, happy year with bright and cheerful vibrations. Broaden your social circle...
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... son of Dan and Jen Jensen, Nescopeck, turned 1 year old on Aug. 18. He is the grandson of Glenda and Mark Sterner...
... daughter of Tonyia and Jason Williams, Danville, will turn 6 Tuesday. Grandparents are Don and Karryne Gandenberger...
... son of Bobby and Janae Calarco, Berwick, will turn 4 Wednesday. Grandparents are Joseph and Jeannie DiPippa and...
... son of Damion and Angie Kingston, Bloomsburg, will turn 5 on Tuesday. Grandparents are Robert and Gail Leitzel and...
... daughter of Brad and Amanda Jones, Berwick, is 9 today. Grandparents are Richard Miller, Brenda and Will Schrader,...
... son of Kylie and Sam Rankin, Benton, turned 5 on Aug. 15. Grandparents are Teresa Rankin, Stillwater; Lee Rankin,...
... daughter of Dave and Lyndi McDaniels, Bloomsburg, turned 1 year old Aug. 17. Grandparents are Dave and Evanna Nolte...
... twin daughters of Mark and Cindy Baylor, Catawissa, turned 9 years old on Aug. 7. Their grandparents are Scott and...
... son of Cole Rupert and Carla Alber, Nescopeck, will be 1 year old Wednesday. Grandparents are Ray and Helen Rupert...
... daughter of Anastasia Kovaschetz, Danville, and Joshua Snyder, Milton, will be 1 year old Tuesday. She is the...
... will be 2 years old on Saturday. The child’s mother is Desiree Robinson, Berwick. Grandparents are Kelly Robinson...
... son of Mike Williams, Montgomery Village, Maryland, will turn 11 years old on Sunday. He is the grandson of Tom and...
... son of Lynette Evans, Bloomsburg, and Nathan Higgins, Numidia, turned 5 on Aug. 17. Grandparents are Ginny and Ron...