Stories from Monday, September 11, 2017

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Chain seeks liquor license transfer
SCOTT TWP. — Sheetz may be serving more than Made-to-Order food at its store along Route 11 here if the company’s...
Newlyweds charged with trespassing on honeymoon by river
MONTOUR TWP. — Two people who were spotted fishing without licenses and trespassing on railroad property along the...
Partners’ venture also revives Opera House, a Catawissa landmark
CATAWISSA — While a teenager growing up outside Catawissa, Jennifer Ney wanted a new dresser for her bedroom....
‘Pray, pray for everybody,’ governor urges; no U.S. deaths reported
MIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Irma gave Florida a coast-to-coast pummeling with winds up to 130 mph Sunday, swamping homes and...
BLOOMSBURG —A man who threatened Children and Youth caseworkers when they came to his house last June was shocked when...


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Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., LCBC Church, Bloomsburg. Clothing giveaway: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Stillwater Christian Church, 39...
• Orange Township welcomes bids on upgrading the Woods Edge Wastewater Treatment Plant; details for bidders can be...
1936: Boulder Dam (now Hoover Dam) began operation as President Franklin D. Roosevelt pressed a key in Washington to...
• Country singer Charles Kelley (Lady Antebellum), 36. • Actor Ryan Slattery, 39. • Rapper Ludacris, 40. •...
China wants end to gas cars BEIJING (AP) — China is joining France and Britain in announcing plans to end sales of...
Resident charged in shooting WHITEHALL (AP) — A homeowner who had been a burglary victim 24 hours earlier is now...
TREASURE HUNT: 06-11-15-20-23 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 9-4, Wild: 3 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 5-5-9, Wild: 3 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 2-4-...


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Noisy crowds, congested spaces and bright lights can be hard to handle for some youngsters (and adults, too). So the...
SHANKSVILLE (AP) —The 16th anniversary of United Flight 93’s crash into a Pennsylvania field during the 9/11 terrorist...
WILKES-BARRE (AP) —Jury selection is slated to begin today for the retrial of a woman accused of having tried to kill...
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Longtime truck driver for Maier’s Bakery
Charles C. “Charlie” Rubenstein, age 88, of 303 Country Lane East, Orangeville (Stony Brook Circle), died at 12:52 a.m...
BENTON TWP. — A Benton-area man was listed in critical condition at Geisinger Medical Center Sunday evening after being...
Medical secretary for former Bloomsburg doctor
Joan L. Wagner, 83, of Smith Hollow Road, Nescopeck, passed away Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017, at the Berwick Retirement...
Anna Kundrick is celebrating her 92nd birthday today, Sept. 11. Cards and well-wishes will reach her at Serenity...
Funeral arrangements to be announced
Scott M. Welkom, 54, of Catawissa passed away Friday, Sept. 8, 2017. Arrangements are incomplete and will be...
Funeral arrangements to be announced
Sarah J. Grenewich, 72, of Benton died early Sunday morning, Sept. 10, 2017, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville....

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EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from Ann Coulter’s most recent offering. Congress has tried to sneak through amnesties three...
With Pennsylvania teetering on the edge of another budget cliff, it is immensely clear to me that we must get creative...
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Q. I am a 34-year-old woman with a 53-year-old husband. I love him so much, but he has erectile dysfunction, and in the...
Flight from Mechanicsburg took 34 minutes versus two-hour ride, flier says
BUCKHORN — A Mechanicsburg man used his helicopter to visit a friend Sunday, setting it down on the golf course here....
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Before crashing into Florida, Hurricane Irma set all sorts of records for brute strength as it flattened Caribbean...
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“Looking at the coming week, temperatures will be close to or a little below normal. No really warm days are expected...
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Roethlisberger tosses two TDs; Pittsburgh beats Cleveland
CLEVELAND — For Pittsburgh’s first road game, Antonio Brown wore a bow tie and purple and black suit embroidered with...
NEW YORK — Rafael Nadal against Kevin Anderson in the U.S. Open final shaped up as quite a mismatch — and that’s...
Philadelphia defeats Washington thanks to Wentz’s magic
LANDOVER, Md. — Carson Wentz put on a magic act evading pressure, the Philadelphia Eagles’ defense ratcheted up its...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — It was hardly NASCAR’s finest moment when an ambulance clogged the entrance to Richmond’s pit road in...
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ST. LOUIS — Yadier Molina’s teammates could tell their All-Star catcher was not happy. After taking a fastball from...
WASHINGTON — The shortest game of the season at Nationals Park turned into a lengthy afternoon for Washington. It was...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away Boston 81 62.566 — — 5-5 L-1 44-27 37-35 New York 77 65.542 3½ — 7-3...
LOS ANGELES — NL West-leading Los Angeles lost its 10th straight game for its worst skid in 25 years, routed by Mark...
CHICAGO — Jose Abreu connected for two home runs a day after hitting for the cycle, leading Carson Fulmer and Chicago...
CHICAGO — Travis Shaw hit a two-run homer to back Zach Davies, and Milwaukee beat Chicago to complete a three-game...
BOSTON — Reigning AL Cy Young Award winner Rick Porcello was dealt his major league-leading 17th loss, the victim of...
ATLANTA — Rio Ruiz had a tying, two-run single with two outs in a three-run ninth inning and Lane Adams hit a two-run...
PHOENIX — Paul Goldschmidt homered on his 30th birthday and J.D. Martinez went deep twice, helping Robbie Ray and...
NEW YORK — Reds manager Bryan Price put his argument with a pair of umpires on pause for the singing of “God Bless...
SEATTLE — Justin Upton had a two-run double in the eighth inning to Los Angeles avoid a sweep with a win over Seattle,...
TORONTO — Teoscar Hernandez hit his first two home runs of the season, Darwin Barney had four hits and Toronto beat...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jason Vargas snapped a personal four-game losing streak with his career high 15th victory, Brandon...
ARLINGTON, Texas —Aaron Judge became the second major league rookie with a 40-homer season, going deep twice as AL wild...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Athletics 11, Astros 4 Houston 000 003 100— 4 7 0 Oakland 000 003 26x—11 14 2 Peacock, Musgrove (6...
OAKLAND, Calif. — Astros ace Dallas Keuchel walked in two runs and hit a batter to force in another during a shaky...
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GREEN BAY, Wis. — Green Bay defensive lineman Mike Daniels’ strip sack of Russell Wilson deep in Seattle territory in...
East W L T Pct PF PA Home Away AFC NFC Div Buffalo 1 0 0 1.000 21 12 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 Miami 0 0 0.000 0...
HOUSTON — Leonard Fournette ran for 100 yards and a touchdown in his NFL debut, and Jacksonville had 10 sacks and...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. —Derek Carr threw for 262 yards and two touchdowns, and Oakland beat Tennessee in a season opener...
CINCINNATI — Baltimore’s rebuilt defense picked off Andy Dalton four times and forced him to fumble, making it easy for...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. —Cam Newton threw a pair of touchdown passes following San Francisco turnovers and the Carolina...
DETROIT — Matthew Stafford threw two of his four touchdown passes to rookie Kenny Golladay in the fourth quarter,...
CHICAGO — Matt Ryan threw an 88-yard touchdown to Austin Hooper and led two fourth-quarter scoring drives, and NFC...
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Tyrod Taylor threw two touchdown passes and the new-look Bills beat New York in Sean McDermott’s...
LOS ANGELES — Jared Goff passed for a career-high 306 yards and a touchdown in his first victory as an NFL starter, and...
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bloomsburg • HEAD COACH: Erik Coyne, first year • ASSISTANT: Tanner Dilg • ROSTER: Seniors —Kera Schmit, Oonagh...
Sept. 11
Sept. 11, 1987 • Despite a sprained ankle, Southern Columbia’s Jerry Marks re-enters the game late in the fourth...
Today SOCCER High school girls Southern at Warrior Run.......4:30 p.m. Central at Mifflinburg...........4:30 p.m....
MLB 7 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage, N.Y. Yankees vs. Tampa Bay, at Citi Field in New York OR Detroit at Cleveland 10...
Federated Auto Parts 400 Saturday At Richmond Raceway (Start position in parentheses) 1. (4) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Milwaukee -158/+148 Pittsburgh at Arizona -188/+173 Colorado Los...
The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through...
AMHERST, N.Y. —Bloomsburg University’s Mike Bazadona III scored a pair of goals, and Austin Transue netted the game-...
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Not only did Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield beat Ohio State in Columbus and avenge last year’s...
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The horror-movie genre has given birth to some memorable moms. “Psycho” showed us Norman Bates, who just couldn’t...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I injured my left shin by impact two years and one month ago, and to my astonishment, it still hurts...
BORN TODAY You are practical and curious. You are intelligent and like to improve things. This is a social, happy year...
DEAR ABBY: I am a 65-year-old woman, attractive and lonely. I am uncomfortable using dating sites because I have...
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Hey, Salem Township finest, how about having those cars moved from the highway up there on Salem Boulevard. When you...
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WASHINGTON (AP) —President Donald Trump will preside over his first 9/11 commemoration in office today, a mostly solemn...
KATY, Texas (AP) — Bryan Harvey is frequently reminded that he shares a name with the storm that dumped 50 inches of...
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota university is mixing the magical world of Harry Potter into philosophy teachings. St...
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... daughter of Craig and Jan Fox, Bloomsburg, turned 9 years old on Sept. 9. Her grandparents are James and Velma...
... daughter of Sgt. Eric Noss II and Shannon Noss, Red Lion, will turn 1 year old on Wednesday. Her grandparents are...
... daughter of Ryan and Paula Potter, Bloomsburg, turned 5 on Sept. 3. Grandparents are Margaret and George Law,...
... son of Brian and Brandi DeFebo, Berwick, turned 6 on Sept. 7. Grandparents are Sophie Welsh and Sam and Diane...
... son of Lance and Nikki Seesholtz, Bloomsburg, turned 8 on Sunday. Grandparents are Dave and Evanna Nolte, Sharon...
... son of Michele Richards and Michael Williams of Elysburg, will turn 5 on Tuesday. His grandparents are Peggy and...
... daughter of Lisa and Ben Rubendall, Bloomsburg, turns 10 Friday. Grandparents are Betty and Clair Davis, Bloomsburg...
... twin daughters of Jeremy and Alycia Fairchild, Millville, will be 6 years old on Tuesday. Grandparents are Richard...
... daughter of Ben and Tisha Book, Millville, is 9 years old today. Grandparents are Dave and Kathy Stackhouse,...