Stories from Friday, August 25, 2017

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Official: Berwick manager likely to lose job after election
BERWICK — A proposal to give one borough employee a nearly $40,000 severance package in the event that she’s fired...
Classrooms still need tweaking as turf delay transfers football game
DANVILLE — New science classrooms and the entrance to Danville Area High School won’t be ready for the start of the...
$200G winner pops up at Berwick supermarket
CATAWISSA — Someone purchased a Powerball lottery ticket worth $2 million at a gas station here. Fresh-N Quik sold the...
Driver, 22, pleads guilty in fracas, is fined
BERWICK — A road-rage incident ended in a handshake when the two men involved met again in district court recently. In...
Bloomsburg men travel with telescope to Tennessee for heavenly event
For the Press Enterprise My chess buddy Gordy Clapp called me last Sunday morning: “We have to talk after church,” he...

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Camp Wonderopolis: 4:30-5:30 p.m., fifth-sixth grades, McBride Memorial Library, Berwick. Back-to-School Party: 6-8 p....
• Actress Blake Lively, 30. • Model Claudia Schiffer, 47. • Country singer Jo Dee Messina, 47. • Actor Cameron...
1921: The United States signed a peace treaty with Germany. 1944: During World War II, Paris was liberated by Allied...
Hiker survives lightning SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — An Austrian man hiking 9,000 feet up in the Sierra Nevada was on a...
• Orange Township supervisors notify residents today that they have authorized issuance of a note for $487,728; details...
Founder’s name to be erased BRYN MAWR (AP) — A private college in suburban Philadelphia says it will remove references...
TREASURE HUNT: 3-5-15-18-24 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 9-6 WILD: 6 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 2-2-3 WILD: 6 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 6-2-5-6...


 
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Mahoning Township firefighters were busy in July, fielding 53 calls, most of which came on the same day for flooding...
SCOTT TWP. — An employee for Robert G. Dent Heating and A.C. Inc. appeared to have suffered a “medical condition” when...
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Fair wants those looking for tickets to the fair’s grandstand concerts to know that its...
WILKES-BARRE — A Shickshinny man who stole a bike from the Wilkes-Barre Police Department garage moments after being...


 
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BERWICK — Two women were charged by police after an argument turned physical in a trailer court. Tiffany Lee Levan...
ELYSBURG — A jailed drug dealer can’t claim the writer of a letter to the editor defamed him when he told him to “Man...
Montour County marriage licenses • Thomas Joseph Talanca, Jr., 26 Reedy St., Danville, son of Thomas and Karen Talanca...
Solo manufacturer plans $40M center MASON, Mich. (AP) — A company that makes Solo and foam cups as well as plastic...


 
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Mobile home park owner was nature lover
Benjamin Joe Hess, 76, of Danville, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, at Grandview Health...
Pregnant Fargo, N.D., resident has been missing since Saturday
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A newborn infant was found in a Fargo apartment building Thursday where a missing pregnant woman was...
A former mayor who was acquitted of murder in the killing of a black woman during racial unrest in 1969 died early...
Philadelphia native enjoyed crafts, needlepoint
Frances A. “Fran” (Nowak) Coppola, 73, of rural Stillwater, died Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 23, 2017, at her home...
EASTON (AP) — A man enraged that his 70-year-old mother changed the TV channel will spend 11 to 23 months in jail for...


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Wisconsin on pace for cranberry lead WISCONSIN RAPIDS, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin cranberry growers are expected to...


 
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ALL SAINTS (No reviews available) Based on the true story of salesman-turned-pastor (John Corbett), the church he was...
What’s more important: social media or real life? For the title character in “Ingrid Goes West,” there is no question...
The fraternal directing duo of Josh and Benny Safdie make urban odysseys that flow with the quicksilver currents of New...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” stole the weekend from the heist pic “Logan Lucky,” easily topping the box...


 
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An animated “Flashdance” meets “Cinderella,” “Leap!” isn’t so much bad as it is bewildering. The feature about an...
Wish you could catch a glimpse of Shickshinny-area native Krysten Ritter ? She MIGHT show up at a Northwest football...
NEW YORK (AP) — A rare Prince music film, “Sign O’ the Times,” will air on Showtime beginning Sept. 16. Directed by...
NEW YORK (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Aug. 14-20. Listings include the week’s ranking...


 
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BELLEFONTE (AP) — A Bellefonte man charged with ambushing and fatally shooting the husband of a woman police say the...


 
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jay Thomas, a radio talk show host and actor with recurring roles on the sitcoms “Murphy Brown” and...
“High-school football season kicks off tonight. Some years, the first round of games are held in conditions too warm...

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Popularity of Irish fighter has greatly affected odds
LAS VEGAS — Conor McGregor is making a lot of wise guys nervous in this gambling city. Should he somehow manage to...
Philadelphia raked in millions during April’s three-day event
April’s NFL draft had an economic impact of almost $95 million for Philadelphia. According to a report commissioned by...
Quarterback’s TDs lead Eagles to victory over Dolphins
For the Associated Press PHILADELPHIA — Carson Wentz and Jay Cutler are ready for the regular season. Most of their...
Tough guys calling shots remains a hallmark of football conference
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Tom Allen and Jeff Brohm remember watching the Big Ten at its rugged best. P.J. Fleck just heard...
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NEW YORK — Robbie Ray returned to a big league mound for the first time since being hit in the head with a line drive...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away Boston 73 53.579 — — 7-3 W-2 40-22 33-31 New York 68 58.540 5 — 7-3 L...
PHILADELPHIA —Giancarlo Stanton launched his major league-leading 47th home run, J.T. Realmuto hit an inside-the-park...
CINCINNATI — Jose Peraza had a pinch-hit, bases-loaded double in the eighth inning, rallying Cincinnati to a victory...
DETROIT — Detroit slugger Miguel Cabrera and Yankees catcher Austin Romine wrestled on the ground near home plate...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —Alex Cobb and four relievers combined on a six-hitter and center fielder Kevin Kiermaier made two...
PITTSBURGH — Yasmani Grandal and Adrian Gonzalez hit back-to-back home runs in the eighth inning and Los Angeles pulled...
ST. LOUIS — Carlos Asuaje’s RBI single in the ninth inning gave San Diego the lead and Jose Pirela’s sacrifice fly...
AMERICAN LEAGUE White Sox 4, Twins 3 Minnesota 000 102 000—3 3 1 Chicago 001 001 011—4 7 1 E.Santana, Rogers (8),...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Pat Valaika hit a two-run homer with two out in the eighth inning and Greg Holland finished for his...
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OLD WESTBURY, N.Y. —Golf hasn’t felt this easy to Dustin Johnson since he was making it hard for anyone to beat him....
Northern Trust First Round Russell Henley 32-32—64 -6 Dustin Johnson 34-31—65 -5 Scott Brown 35-31—66 -4 Camilo...
RB says Kaepernick not worth ‘chaos’ for ‘OK’ player
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. —Bills running back LeSean McCoy isn’t surprised Colin Kaepernick has had difficulty finding a job....
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Press Enterprise writer Tim Hare takes a look at this week’s high school football games and tells you who will win and...
BERWICK — The broadcast team that’s been calling Berwick Bulldogs football for years will be on the air tonight, but...
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Nick Bosa lives in the shadow of his superstar older brother Joey, one of the best defensive ends ever...
Today FOOTBALL High school Berwick at Hazleton.................. 7 p.m. Bloomsburg at Danville............. 7 p.m...
GOLF 5:30 a.m. GOLF — European PGA Tour, Made In Denmark, second round, at Farso, Denmark 9:30 a.m. GOLF — European...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League Arizona -139/+129 at New York Miami -131/+121 at Philadelphia Los...
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LOS ANGELES (AP) —Those looking to spend quality time with Chris O’Dowd, who made a splash as the endearingly patient...
25/FRIDAY Camp Wonderopolis, Aug. 25, 4:30-5:30 p.m., for fifth through sixth grades, McBride Memorial Library, 500...
“Help! My husband has gone missing; my daughter is getting married; and I am having hot flashes!”, comedy, Aug. 25-27,...
Model Trains, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-noon, Christ Memorial Episcopal Church, Pine and East Market streets, Danville; fiber...
Raven Creek, bluegrass gospel, Aug. 26, 7:15 p.m., Patterson Grove Campground, 1128 Bethel Hill Road, Shickshinny;...
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A truly objective press has never existed in the United States, but the news media’s current commitment to destroy the...
Tomorrow is Women’s Equality Day, observed annually on Aug. 26, commemorating the 1920 ratification of the 19th...
ROSE: As a small antidote to the national disgrace at Charlottesville, we’ll take the visit Wednesday by Aretha...
For many years, statues of Confederates have quietly stood as reminders of a failed cause. Visited mostly by pigeons,...
Like most Americans, I was dismayed by the recent events in Charlottesville but encouraged by the surge of moral...
It brings joy to the heart of every patriot that WHLM gave the boot to that dangerous misfit, David Reilly. As a...
“I would have loved to write another role for him. RIP Jay.” Diane English Creator of “Murphy Brown” in a Twitter...
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I keep seeing the pictures of trashy properties in 30 seconds. Well, the red house on the corner of 8th and Butternut...
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DEAR ABBY: I am the mother of two teenaged girls (13 and 15) and have been debating whether to tell them a secret about...
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is moving swiftly to make big changes at Whole Foods, saying it plans to cut prices on bananas,...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a 67-year-old male in fair to good health (more good than fair, really). In a recent column,...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are astute and practical. You’re also friendly toward everyone. Many of you will be a...
ROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) — Alerted by a detailed tip from Spanish colleagues, Dutch police arrested a man Thursday...