Stories from Sunday, November 12, 2017

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Official of established development alliance says idea is a DRIVE to absorb over $1M
BLOOMSBURG — A newly-formed economic development group is proposing a takeover of several long-established...
Landlord, Bloom officials clash over apartment check
BLOOMSBURG — Town officials and a landlord clashed this week over a tenant’s right to refuse a routine rental...
Quick response, tenant’s work capped damage, official says
ESPY — Espy Fire Chief Ken Carey was driving home Saturday morning after a 12-hour shift at the 9-1-1 center when he...
26-year-old mother of five accused of stealing $1,200
DANVILLE — A 26-year-old accused of forging $1,212 worth of checks from her ex-boyfriend’s father said that she has...
Case blames Geisinger Health and Bloom facility
BLOOMSBURG — A man suffered painful injuries when a technician injected a substance into his forearm instead of a vein...

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All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast: 7-11 a.m., Millville Fire Company. Christmas Bazaar: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., St. James Lutheran...
1936: The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge opened as President Franklin D. Roosevelt pressed a telegraph key in...
• Actress Anne Hathaway, 35. • Actor Ryan Gosling, 37. • Actress Cote de Pablo, 38. • Retired MLB All-Star Sammy...
Trump: Putin’s denial sincere HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — President Donald Trump says that President Vladimir Putin’s denial...
• Northwest Area School District Transportation Committee will meet Nov. 15 at 5:45 p.m. in the board room of the...
Nominee picked for election CANONSBURG (AP) — Republicans have chosen state Rep. Rick Saccone as their nominee for...
TREASURE HUNT: 7-9-15-20-30 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 2-9, Wild: 4 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 6-9-5, Wild: 4 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 8-2-4-...


 
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Actress Lupita Nyong’o is calling out UK magazine Grazia for removing part of her hair for her cover photo on the...
HARRISBURG (AP) — One of the candidates seeking the Republican Party nomination to challenge two-term Democratic Sen....


 
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For many evangelicals, fiery Alabama politician and judge Roy Moore has been a longtime hero. Others have sometimes...


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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Kidnapping victim Elizabeth Smart is pleased with how a Lifetime movie and documentary she helped...


 
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Devoted mom, wife, grandma, daughter, sister, aunt
Cynthia Kay Buckenberger, age 67, 198 Mount Zion Drive, Danville, died peacefully while surrounded by her family at the...
BU professor served on BTE board of directors
Nancy Ellen Coulmas, age 70, of Bloomsburg, died on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. Nancy was a resident of her home in...
VANCOUVER, Wash. — As a nurse at Stanford University Medical Center, Marion Mullin could have taken part in America’s...
Nonagenarian, golfer, employed by Berkheimer
Elizabeth M. (Thomas) Miller, age 96, 1274 Hemlock St., Bloomsburg, died at her home at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 11,...
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio judge is trying to decide how to deal with a man who has been diagnosed with autism and has...


 
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“Arctic air, which has its origin in Siberia or extreme northern Canada, always plays a part in our winter weather. “...
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) —Some Montana drivers got Thanksgiving turkeys instead of tickets when they were pulled over by...


 
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EDITOR’S NOTE: In conjunction with the celebration of Veterans Day, Nancy Gentile Ford, a professor of history at...


 
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SUNBURY — Weis Markets Inc. reported its third-quarter sales for the 13-week period ending Sept. 30 increased 15...
Dear Mr. Berko: My elder sister, who never married and who worked for a large automobile dealer in Detroit, passed...
DANVILLE – “How Geisinger Treats Diabetes by Giving Away Free, Healthy Food” has been chronicled by four health system...
Dear Mr. Berko: What is your opinion of Owens & Minor, which is in the medical supply business? I have $9,600 in...
BERWICK — Michael Cymbala, assistant engineer and resident project representative at Peters Consultants Inc., recently...
LEWISBURG — Evangelical Community Hospital’s Nuclear Medicine department recently earned a three-year re-accreditation...

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A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit,...
ROSE: Yes, Virginia, there will be a holiday parade in Bloomsburg this year. After WHLM announced it would not be...
The “leaf season” is coming to a close seemingly a few weeks later than it usually does. As I thought about the...
I am so bitter, angry, and heartbroken my mind cannot rest. Twenty-six people shot dead in a church. The pastor’s young...
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Three teenagers from Rahway, New Jersey, who call themselves the Rahway Bushmen, have been discouraged from their...
‘The Last Jedi,’ Han Solo-focused film just part of money-making franchise
NEW YORK — Disney’s $4 billion deal for Lucasfilm and “Star Wars” just keeps getting better for the House of Mouse....
NEW YORK — The Walt Disney Co. announced Thursday that Rian Johnson will craft a new trilogy for the “Star Wars”...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — TV series are including more LGBTQ characters and adding gender-nonconforming ones, but there’s a...
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Random Thoughts 1. Each ISIS attack is now a reaction to Trump policies, but during Obamas term were due to Climate...
Church planning shooter training BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York pastor is planning active shooter training...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) —The University of Minnesota is struggling to handle the largest freshman class the university has...
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China to buy $200M in beef from Mont. BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — China’s largest online retailer has signed a deal with...
RYE, N.H. — Entrepreneur Josh Adler was brainstorming with other tech professionals several years ago, about the...
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Pair of Marine vets steps up to help Huskies cruise on Veterans Day
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University breezed past Clarion on a chilly Saturday afternoon en route to a 31-15 victory....
Quarterback sets TD mark in Lions’ victory
STATE COLLEGE — Coach James Franklin saw Saturday’s game against Rutgers as an opportunity to bounce back from a tough...
Bloomsburg’s playoff run comes to an end vs. Camp Hill
For the Press Enterprise HAZLETON — After battling through 110 minutes of compelling and dramatic soccer against Camp...
The arrow was pointing up for the Cowboys, sideways or down for the Falcons. Then a federal court on Thursday upheld...
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AVONDALE, Ariz. —There’s no denying the rapid changing of the guard in NASCAR, and this year’s playoffs proved how...
NEW ORLEANS — DeMarcus Cousins had 35 points and 15 rebounds and Anthony Davis added 25 points and 10 rebounds to help...
PHILADELPHIA — Jason Zucker scored his sixth goal in three games and Devan Dubnyk made 32 saves for his second straight...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Tampa Bay 17 13 2 2 28 69 45 Toronto 19 12 7 0 24 72 63...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Boston 11 2.846 — Toronto 7 4.636 3 New York 6 5.545 4...
CHICAGO — T.J. Gibbs scored 21 points to lead No. 14 Notre Dame to a 72-58 victory over DePaul on Saturday in the...
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AUBURN, Ala. — Kerryon Johnson ran for 167 yards and caught a 55-yard touchdown pass from Jarrett Stidham and No. 10...
East Albright 28, Lebanon Valley 14 Alfred 63, Hartwick 21 Army 21, Duke 16 Bentley 35, Assumption 31 Bethany (WV...
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Nov. 12
Nov. 12, 1987 • Mark Howe scores a power-play goal and assists on Dave Poulins short-handed score as the Philadelphia...
Today BASKETBALL College women Carol Eckman Memorial tournament at West Chester BU vs. Livingston...
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Boston OFF OFF Toronto at Detroit 3 202 Miami Houston 3 222½ at Indiana at...
AUTO RACING 10:30 a.m. NBCSN — Formula One, Grand Prix of Brazil, at Sao Paulo 2:30 p.m. NBC — NASCAR, Monster...
Episcopal Academy 35, Haverford School 21 Malvern Prep 52, Springside Chestnut Hill 21 Penn Charter 26, Germantown...
P-Nut Bowl MONDAY LADIES LEAGUE Week 10 W L Sparetimers 23 13 Valley Girls 22 14 Gutter Gals 22 14 Queen B’s...
Phoenix Can-Am 500 Friday's qualifying; race today At Phoenix Raceway Avondale, Ariz. (Car number in parentheses) 1...
WEST CHESTER —Bloomsburg University’s Alyssa Mack scored a team-high 14 points and Berwick graduate Taylor Montana...
BASKETBALL National Basketball Association MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES — Recalled C Deyonta Davis and G/F Wayne Selden Jr. from...
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Yesterday was Veterans Day, which is a day where we all should have taken time to pay tribute to the men and women who...
Vets invited to shoot The Orangeville Sportsmen’s Club is proud to invite all veterans to shoot trap today starting at...
Chester Siegel, Benton Game Protector, reported killing seven dogs that were running deer in his area.
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Family sues over Ferris wheel injuries SEATTLE (AP) — A family injured in a Ferris wheel incident in Port Townsend has...
GEORGETOWN, Del. (AP) — How much is a 7-year-old beagle worth? That’s a question to be answered in a lawsuit filed...
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Retailer tools to cut loss, build loyalty
NEW YORK — Clothing stores are trying to solve one of the most vexing issues for online shoppers: Finding items that...
: It seems like all my income disappears by the end of the month, and I want to know where it’s going. What’s the best...
AP Travel Editor NEW YORK — Booking air travel is stressful. How far in advance should you book? Did you get the best...
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Luncheon locale has been changed LIME RIDGE — The lunch get-together for Bloomsburg High School’s Class of 1964 has...
4-H club discusses upcoming carnival SCOTT TWP. — The Columbia County 4-H Hare Raisers Rabbit and Poultry Club held a...
Senior centers list week’s activities • Benton — Monday: Sit & Fit, 10 a.m.; covered dish/birthdays, Kathy and...
BLOOMSBURG — Here are Bloomsburg University summer 2017 graduates, listed by county: Columbia • Kyle L. Bauman,...
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Mental Health Support Group to start DANVILLE — On Tuesday, Nov. 14, at 7 p.m., in St. Joseph Church, Danville, a...
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — CCDP,...
BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church this week...
Geisinger-Bloomsburg SUNDAY — Gift shop: Dorene Miguelez MONDAY — Gift shop: Betty Kisner, Peggy Fiedler; Desk:...
13/MONDAY Scott Class of 1956, Monday, 11:30 a.m., Cracker Barrel, Buckhorn; 570-784-0279. Columbia Montour Torch...
LEWISTOWN — Contestant applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Miss Central Pennsylvania Scholarship and Miss...
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I read in the paper that a fellow officer of a Berwick local fraternal organization is in trouble with the law. If he...
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NEW YORK — It’s always a little startling to hear Tony Shalhoub’s regular voice. The Emmy winner has played Germans,...
NEW YORK (AP) — Animal Planet’s Jackson Galaxy is out with a new book urging humans to meet their felines halfway. The...
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DEAR ABBY: The winter months are hard for me. They remind me that another year has gone by without my father and my...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are caring and considerate. You have a strong sense of responsibility. You will be more...
NEW YORK (AP) — The author of the best-selling young adult novel “If I Stay” has a new book coming in March. Viking...