Stories from Monday, November 13, 2017

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Borough may simplify power billing to stabilize revenue, customer costs
CATAWISSA — Through September, the borough had charged its electricity customers $62,000 less than projected in 2017....
Ex-worker sues Benton Foundry in federal court
SUGARLOAF TWP. — An ex-employee is suing the Benton Foundry, claiming he was fired for taking family leave to look...
Route 93 from Berwick to Orangeville dubbed Stuie’s memorial highway
BERWICK — The Stuart tank’s imprint on local history grew a little deeper Sunday with the dedication of a stretch of...
Man was speeding in vehicle of Catawissa woman previously revived from an overdose, officers say
NUMIDIA — Locust Township Police pulled over a speeding car with a burned-out brake light and found 21 bags of meth,...
Maine driver with suspended license charged in two accidents
SCOTT TWP. — A man in a pickup struck vehicles in two different townships while allegedly driving recklessly along...

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1789: Benjamin Franklin wrote in a letter to a friend, Jean-Baptiste Leroy: “In this world nothing can be said to be...
• Actor Gerard Butler, 48. • Actor Steve Zahn, 50. • Comedian and talk show host Jimmy Kimmel, 50. • Former NFL...
Toddler Time with Lisa Doerschler: 9:15 a.m., Bloomsburg Public Library, age 18 months-3 years. Clothing giveaway: 10...
Services resume after attack SUTHERLAND SPRINGS, Texas (AP) —Hundreds of mourners crowded into the tiny town of...
• The proposed 2018 budget for Briar Creek Township is available for public inspection; see today’s Public Notices for...
Fire kills defense lawyer FARMINGTON (AP) — A fire in a rural home here claimed the life of an assistant county public...
TREASURE HUNT: 12-14-24-26-29 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 0-0, Wild: 1 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 5-4-8, Wild: 1 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 7-4-...


 
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Get your internet access to-go along with this week’s reading materials. Starting today, the Bloomsburg Public Library...
Tips sought in theft from store
BLOOMSBURG — Someone broke into Lil Kids Stuff at 132 W. Main St. and stole a small amount of cash, police say. A rock...


 
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the House’s tax-writing committee said Sunday that he’s confident that chamber won’t...


 
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Active church member also worked election poll
Evelyn Jean (Honse) Hess, 86, of Mifflinville went home to her Lord and Savior on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, at Maria Hall...
NEW YORK (AP) — Liz Smith, the syndicated gossip columnist whose mixture of banter, barbs, and bon mots about the...
WASHINGTON (AP) —Former Vice President Joe Biden said he is uncertain about a run for president in 2020, but indicated...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music star Carrie Underwood is recuperating from injuries sustained in a fall on steps...
Transplant drug called Prevymis TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — In a story Nov. 8 about a new Merck and Co. drug approval, the...


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While there are signs that Pennsylvania’s overall economy might be improving, the critical question is whether it’s...
‘Last in, first out’ is out
While most of the chatter in Harrisburg these past six months has been about budget woes, the General Assembly managed...


 
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WINOOSKI, Vt. (AP) — A retired Rhode Island man is running through the 251 towns in Vermont, the state where he grew up...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A rare bird has landed at the University of Michigan: a two-legged robot named “Cassie” that...


 
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HARRISBURG (AP) —Movement in Pennsylvania to slash school property taxes and Congress’ bid to cut federal taxes could...


 
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“All indications point to the jet stream blowing across the nation from west to east during the coming five days in...
Study finds females also more likely to die when stricken in a public place
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Women are less likely than men to get CPR from a bystander and more likely to die, a new study...
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Benton grad: ‘I focus on what I want to get out of the match’
For the Press Enterprise STATE COLLEGE—It was the 37th consecutive sellout at Rec Hall and it also marked the second...
AVONDALE, Ariz. — Matt Kenseth doesn’t get to end his career the way he hoped. He thinks he’s got a handful of good...
Roethlisberger rallies Steelers to victory over Colts
INDIANAPOLIS — Ben Roethlisberger’s old game plan still works. Pittsburgh’s quarterback kept taking shots Sunday, and...
Miami is back at No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll, the Hurricanes’ best ranking since 2003. The...
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LEXINGTON, Ky. — Hamido Diallo scored 16 points and No. 5 Kentucky held off Vermont, 73-69 on Sunday. The Wildcats,...
CHICAGO — Miles Wood had three goals for his first career hat trick and added an assist to help New Jersey Devils rally...
BOSTON — Al Horford had 21 points in his return from a two-game absence because of a concussion and the Boston Celtics...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Boston 12 2.857 — Toronto 7 5.583 4 New York 7 5.583 4...
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...
Can-Am 500 (Start position in parentheses) 1. (7) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 312 laps, 0 rating, 56 points. 2. (4) Chase...
WASHINGTON — Patrick Ewing led Georgetown to the pinnacle of college basketball, then had a Hall of Fame career in the...
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SANTA CLARA, Calif. —C.J. Beathard threw for 288 yards and two touchdowns and ran for a third score to lead the San...
East W L T Pct PF PA Home Away AFC NFC Div New England 6 2 0.750 216 179 3-2-0 3-0-0 3-1-0 3-1-0 1-0-0 Buffalo 5 4 0....
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. —Mark Ingram scored a career-best three touchdowns and New Orleans won its seventh straight game by...
CHICAGO — Brett Hundley threw for 212 yards and a touchdown, Nick Perry had three sacks and Green Bay beat Chicago to...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. —Josh Lambo kicked a 30-yard field goal with 3:12 remaining in overtime, lifting Jacksonville to a...
ATLANTA — Adrian Clayborn set an Atlanta record with six sacks, Matt Ryan threw a pair of short touchdown passes and...
LANDOVER, Md. — Case Keenum threw touchdowns to four different receivers to build a big lead, and NFC North-leading...
ALLEN PARK, Mich. —Matthew Stafford lofted a 29-yard, tiebreaking touchdown to Eric Ebron early in the fourth quarter...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. —Marcus Mariota tossed a 7-yard touchdown pass to DeMarco Murray with 36 seconds left, and Tennessee...
LOS ANGELES — Robert Woods caught two of Jared Goff's three touchdown passes during a dominant third quarter, and...
TAMPA, Fla. — Ryan Fitzpatrick led two long scoring drives and Tampa Bay limited New York to less than 200 yards of...
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CHESTER — Bloomsburg University’s Alyssa Mack and Darcy Lee both finished with a team-high 12 points, and the Huskies...
Nov. 13
Nov. 13, 1987 • Rob Hahn’s 35-yard field goal attempt with 15 seconds remaining goes slightly left and Danville loses...
Today No events scheduled
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Washington 11½ 210 Sacramento Cleveland 4½ 218½ at New York at Milwaukee 4 203...
COLLEGE BASKETBALL 6:30 p.m. FS1 — Minnesota at Providence 7 p.m. BTN — Cent. Michigan at Michigan ESPNU — Gardner...
The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through...
AHL Eastern Conference Atlantic Division GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA WB/Scranton 12 9 2 0 1 19 48 33 Charlotte 14 10 4...
BASKETBALL National Basketball Association ATLANTA HAWKS — Assigned G Tyler Dorsey to Erie (NBAGL). NEW YORK KNICKS...
Nov. 13-16 — General managers' meetings, Orlando, Fla. Nov. 15-16 — Owners' meetings, Orlando, Fla. Nov. 16 —...
Nov. 19 — New England vs. Oakland at Mexico City. Dec. 31 — Regular season ends. Jan. 6-7 — Wild-card playoffs. Jan...
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We guess Rachel’s no longer “on a break” from television. “Friends” actress Jennifer Aniston is teaming up with fellow...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I have been diagnosed with gastroparesis and am waiting to see a doctor who treats it. Do you have any...
DEAR ABBY: After my future son-in-law moved in with our daughter, my husband and I stopped by unannounced to visit. He...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are confident, courageous and strong-willed. You also are witty and down-to-earth. This is...
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This is in response to “Danville man” who stated that the Montour County Commissioners presence inside the polls in...
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Care facility hosts special high school that teaches old and young
NEW YORK (AP) — In a classroom, an old man glides in pushing a walker, and none of the young faces turn. In the...
Q. I was listening to your radio show and heard you wondering about the reason that vinegar works for reflux. As a...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas regulatory panel voted Wednesday to ban the use of an herbicide for part of next...
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... daughter of Kristin and Bruce Schlichter, is 5 years old today. Grandparents are John and Sue Johnson and Rich and...
... daughter of Jason and Ashley Allen, Nescopeck, turned 5 on Nov. 8. Her grandparents are Michele Miller and Ben and...
... son of Laurie (Dancho) and Christopher Scott Hilborn, Yorktown, Virginia, will turn 12 Saturday. His grandparents...
... daughter of Tracy and Stephen Eveland, Berwick, turned 6 on Nov. 2. Grandparents are Betty Longenberger,...
... daughter of Jillian and Dinesh Venkateswaran, New Jersey, turned 6 on Nov. 9. Grandparents are Edward and Susan...
... son of William J. and Stephanie DiDomenico, Danville, will turn 6 Tuesday. Grandparents are Dan and Karen Haas,...
... son of J.C. and Tonja Dodge, Bloomsburg, will turn 5 Tuesday. Grandparents are Nancy Dodge and Chris and Cindy...
... daughter of Drew and Kim Hampton, Catawissa, turned 5 on Nov. 10. Her grandparents are Paul and Kathy Shultz,...
... son of Patrick and Mary Casey, New Holland, turned 12 on Nov. 11. Grandparents are Jon and Cathy Casey, Carlisle,...
... son of Lisa and Jesse Hopper, Catawissa, will turn 12 Thursday. He is the grandson of Patsy Doraski, Catawissa;...
... daughter of Gary and Becky Gallup, Catawissa, turned 10 on Nov. 10. Grandparents are Alan and Kelly Huntington,...