Stories from Monday, February 26, 2018

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Millville man charged with fleeing officers, risking young passengers
HEMLOCK TWP. — A Millville man was locked up late Saturday after leading a chase at speeds reaching 100 mph with...
New police pact also calls for 3 percent raises for three years
BERWICK — A new police contract will penalize the borough if it takes too long to fill officer vacancies, plus gives...
Fancy film of the big day, karaoke with laser show on offer at fair
BLOOMSBURG — Wedding specialist John Yogodzinski and his wife, Karrie, realized after their own wedding two years ago...
Woman allegedly fled officers after being caught stealing from donation bin
BERWICK — A Berwick woman fled police and attempted to escape from custody with help from an earring when she was...

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1616: Astronomer Galileo Galilei met with a Roman Inquisition official, Cardinal Robert Bellarmine, who ordered him to...
• Actress Jennifer Grant, 52. • Bandleader John McDaniel, 57. • Singer Michael Bolton, 65. • Actress Marta...
Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 345 Market St., Bloomsburg. Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., The Gardens at...
• March 6 at 6:30 p.m., Washingtonville Borough Council will consider amendments to the ordinance governing property...
UK explosion injures four LONDON (AP) — Four people were hospitalized in critical condition following an explosion...
Man shot in Scranton bar SCRANTON (AP) — Police say a man was critically injured by shots fired into a bar here, and a...
TREASURE HUNT: 07-08-18-22-24 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 8-9, Wild: 9 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 1-6-2, Wild: 9 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 9-2-...


 
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For 20 years, women here have been taking the stage to read Eve Ensler ’s play, “The Vagina Monologues,” hailed as...
HARRISBURG (AP) —The Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s decision to redraw boundaries of the state’s congressional districts...


 
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They are women. Hear them roar! You won’t catch any mewling kittens in “Black Panther.” The record-breaking Marvel...
DEAR ABBY: I’m 29. I had a son six years ago and left my ex because he didn’t want to be a father. He chose to party...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are ambitious; but you also are compassionate. Personal relationships are important to you...


 
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Founded GMC’s Nephrology Dept., dialysis unit
Frederick G. Brown, M.D., 82, of Danville passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Feb. 24, 2018, at...
Geisinger security guard for past 14 years
Robert William “Bobby” Tarr, 63, of Paxinos passed away peacefully on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, at Geisinger Medical...
Avid collector enjoyed country music shows
Linda Sue Fenstermaker, 65, 262 E. Eighth St., Bloomsburg, died at 4:40 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, at the Geisinger...
Complete obituary to be published Wednesday
Joan Collins, 80, formerly of Berwick passed away Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. A...
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Walking through a trade show all about military drones, Emirati officials made a...
REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — Icelandic lawmakers are considering a law that would ban the circumcision of boys for non-...
HEMLOCK TWP. — A Danville man and his passenger each escaped injury in a Saturday night crash along Frosty Valley Road...
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Insurance companies, part of the health care industry, don’t often resort to military analogies to tout their...
Loophole just too big
It’s not every day that an election results in 90 percent of the votes going one way and only 10 percent the other....


 
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Q. I have been taking glucosamine hydrochloride and chondroitin sulfate for knee joint pain. My cholesterol has always...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I’m 13 weeks pregnant, and I am on pregabalin (prescribed off-label for anxiety). I asked my GP if it...
ATLANTA (AP) — Lying about your weight on an online dating site? Checking out who won the Falcons game from your work...


 
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CHICAGO (AP) — Dana Loesch is the new public face of the National Rifle Association, an organization long associated...
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Unorthodox Southern wrestler advanced to final
WILLIAMSPORT — When Sean Sprauge jogged out for the parade champions, he had already won over the fans. It didn’t...
World bids farewell to Pyeongchang as Olympics end
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Wind, snow, ice or shine, the Winter Games had its share of golden moments that will forever...
HAMPTON, Ga. — Kevin Harvick completed his weekend mastery of Atlanta Motor Speedway by holding off Brad Keselowski on...
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BUFFALO, N.Y. — Benoit Pouliot and Kyle Okposo scored on consecutive shots in the first period and the Buffalo Sabres...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Tampa Bay 62 42 17 3 87 223 167 Toronto 64 39 20 5 83 213...
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Justin Thomas nearly holed a wedge that got him into a playoff, and then hit 3-wood over the...
PEORIA, Ariz. — Clayton Kershaw’s spring debut was quick and efficient. The Los Angeles Dodgers ace retired the...
MADISON, Wis. — Cassius Winston scored 20 points and went 6 for 6 from the 3-point line, and No. 2 Michigan State held...
CLEVELAND — LaMarcus Aldridge scored 27 points, Danny Green added 22 and the San Antonio Spurs ended their annual “...
Honda Classic Final Justin Thomas 67-72-65-68—272 -8 Luke List 71-66-66-69—272 -8 Alex Noren 66-75-65-67—273 -7...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 41 17.707 — Boston 42 19.689 ½ Philadelphia 32 25.561 8½...
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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — The Russians won the gold in men’s hockey —without a flag to salute or a national anthem to...
They had their moments, without a doubt. From a nerve-wracking victory in women’s hockey to the fun-loving guys over...
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Feb. 26, 1988 • Millville’s Erin Farr hits a 12-foot jumper to force overtime, and the Quakers defeat Montgomery, 41-...
BASEBALL American League CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Agreed to terms with 1B Diego Goris and LHP Matt Tomshaw on minor...
COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. ESPN — Duke at Virginia Tech ESPNU — Norfolk St. at Howard FS1 — Marquette at Georgetown...
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Toronto 10½ 218 Detroit at Brooklyn 3 217½ Chicago at Boston OFF OFF Memphis L...
Today BASKETBALL College men PSAC first round Bloomsburg at Kutztown..... 7:30 p.m. College women PSAC first...
KINGSTON — Nick Yule won a title at 113 pounds, one of three Berwick wrestlers to place at the District 2 tournament...
1. (3) Kevin Harvick, Ford, 325 laps, 0 rating, 56 points. 2. (5) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 325, 0, 53. 3. (9) Clint...
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... son of Amber Pincoskie, Coal Township, and Adam Bausch, Riverside, turned 9 on Feb. 22. Grandparents are Chris Dock...
... daughter of James and Meghan Deitterick, Bloomsburg, turned 7 on Feb. 24. Grandparents are Jimmie and Teresa...
... daughter of Timothy and Chelsea Mahle, Reyburn, is 5 years old today. Grandparents are Patricia and Frank Kastreva...
... son of Curtis and Jackie Mracek, Ponte Vedra, Fla., will turn 9 Wednesday. Grandparents are Chuck and Lisa...
... daughter of Matthew and Karen Fenstemaker, Berwick, will turn 4 Saturday. Grandparents are Anne Volpe and Damon...
... son of Tim Hare, Bloomsburg, and Melissa Chivers, Stillwater, is turning 10 years old. A Leap Year baby, his...
... daughter of John and Lindsy Maxwell, Watsontown, will turn 6 on Sunday. Grandparents are Harold and Mary Kay Force...
... twin daughters of Nicole and Andrew Hoke, Berwick, turned 11 years old on Feb. 24. They are the granddaughters of...
... daughter of Courtney Kovaschetz and Devante King, Danville, will turn 3 on Friday. Her grandparents are Jolene and...
... daughter of Renee and Dan Dawson, Wapwallopen, is turning 10 years old. A Leap Year baby, she is the granddaughter...
... daughter of Michael and Sherry Minnig, will turn 11 Tuesday. She is the granddaughter of Betty and Duane Shuman,...
... daughter of Steve and Andrea Lowe, Danville, turned 7 on Feb. 24. Grandparents are Ed and Joann Haladay, Danville,...
Instead of spending 10 to 20 million dollars on 160 students for a new school in Nescopeck. Berwick should invest that...