Stories from Friday, May 25, 2018

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Elysburg scam victim to take another swipe at Bank of America charge
ELYSBURG — A scam victim sued Bank of America, N.A., for billing him with a $657 charge from a scammer, according to...
Talen official: Maintenance planned at Salem Township recreation area
SALEM TWP. — The Riverlands recreation area here is in dire shape, longtime user Ren Parker says. But Talen spokesman...
BERWICK — Workers at Wise Foods turned down a contract offer for the second time Thursday, saying proposed pay raises...
Officials: Man ‘fair’ after accident
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A truck driver from Illinois was taken to the hospital when the “handle of a crank” fell on his...
Special to the Press Enterprise BERWICK — The new beer-wine café at the Weis Markets store on Chestnut Street here...

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• Olympic gold medal gymnast Aly Raisman, 24. • Actress Octavia Spencer, 48. • Actresses Lindsay and Sidney...
Car stolen with kids inside PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A man who allegedly stole a car in Philadelphia with two young...
1916: The Chicago Tribune published an interview with Henry Ford in which the automobile industrialist was quoted as...
Trump cancels Korea summit WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday abruptly canceled his summit with...
• Briar Creek borough is seeking bids for traffic calming devices on Park Road. • Southern Columbia Area School...
BLOOD DRIVE: 1-6 p.m., Bethany United Methodist Church, 116 Summerhill Ave., Berwick. MIFFLINVILLE CARNIVAL: 4-10 p.m...
TREASURE HUNT: 03-06-18-22-27 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 8-9; Wild: 6 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 5-0-6; Wild: 6 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 0-0-...


 
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Miracle Fest 2018 will be held at Geisinger Woodbine Lane’s parking lot and building on Sunday, June 3, from 11 a.m. to...
Three of 22 establishments in the Press Enterprise coverage area were deemed out of compliance with Pennsylvania...
BLOOMSBURG — One of two women accused of conspiring with a guard to have drugs smuggled into Columbia County Prison...
BERWICK — A Berwick man who was a passenger in a vehicle that was pulled over for a bad headlight near the intersection...
BENTON — A man found sleeping in the lobby of Steve Shannon Tire Center here had three stolen credit cards that he used...


 
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BERWICK — A Berwick man who was dancing and hollering obscenities in a parking lot on Front Street here was under the...
DANVILLE — When Stacie Bond of Bloomsburg allowed her youngest daughter Rylee to sleep over at a friend’s house in...
DANVILLE — The Children’s Miracle Network Celebration is set for Sunday, June 3, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., on the campus...


 
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Ellis W. Boyd Bob and Teanne (Shirk) Boyd, Catawissa, are the parents of a son, Ellis Wayne, born Wednesday, May 2,...
Township supervisor enjoyed Farmall tractors
Roy A Whitmoyer, 90, of Unityville, passed away Thursday, May 24, 2018, at his residence. He was born Jan. 20, 1928, in...
Pupils at vo-tech school build gas, oil apparatus
NEW CASTLE — Some high school students are learning to make robots and three-dimensional items using laptop computers...
Bridal shop employee enjoyed sunny beaches
Debra A. “Debi” Adams, age 61, of Mifflinville, passed away on Thursday, May 24, 2018, surrounded by her loving family...
NEW YORK (AP) — Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein is expected to surrender to authorities today to face charges...
HONOLULU (AP) — Scientists in Hawaii have captured rare images of blue flames burning from cracks in the pavement as...
BELLUM — Helen Bellum, 99, of Beaver Township is also survived by a great-granddaughter, Kaydence Downton. HARMON...
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CAMP HILL — A prestigious award that celebrates voluntary conservation by farmland owners is coming to Pennsylvania,...
BLOOMSBURG — A truck driver charged with stealing household items while making a delivery to the Dollar Tree warehouse...
BLOOMSBURG — MePush, a computer services company with offices here and in Lewisburg, is inviting police officers to...


 
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BRIAR CREEK — A Berwick man who was speeding, ran a stop sign and was weaving in and out of traffic was in possession...
HEMLOCK TWP. — A man convicted of endangering the welfare of children in 2005 attempted to purchase a firearm from...
BERWICK — A Berwick man who was a passenger in a vehicle that was pulled over for a faulty brake light had marijuana,...
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A Berwick woman who’s required to report her address under Megan’s Law moved out of the area, but...


 
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ROSE: Over the years, we’ve published stories and photos of countless Boy Scouts who have undertaken all kinds of...
“As a candidate, I pledged that we would rescue these community banks from Dodd-Frank, the disaster of Dodd-Frank, and...
EDITOR’S NOTE : Excerpts from a column in The Philadelphia Inquirer by Bryan Leib, Republican nominee for Congress in...
Recently, the Public Utility Commission (PUC) made a decision that will save Pennsylvanians at least $320 million...
By any measure, Braddock Mayor John Fetterman’s road traveled is different. As is the man himself. ... he doesn’t look...
No English dictionary has been able to adequately explain the difference between these two words. In a recent...


 
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AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR ★★½ The Avengers and their superhero allies try to stop Thanos from destroying the universe....
If there’s one takeaway from “Solo: A Star Wars Story,” it’s that our favorite scoundrel had been through a lot before...
LOS ANGELES — Thandie Newton jokes there might be something off about Alden Ehrenreich — because how else could he take...
LOS ANGELES (AP) —The release of “Deadpool 2” ended “Avengers: Infinity War’s” three-week stronghold on the top spot at...
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Her “So-Called Life” is going well, thanks. Actress Claire Danes was glowing at the New York premiere of her new movie...
25/FRIDAY Mifflinville Carnival, May 25-27, carnival grounds, East First Street, Mifflinville; live music, tractor...
Berwick Drama Club’s “Narrators Gone Bad,” June 1, 6 p.m., Berwick High School auditorium, free. Peterson Toscano,...
DJ “Lenny,” May 26, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., Nescopeck AMVETS Post 93, free and open to public. Re-Creation in Concert, May 27...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Julia Louis-Dreyfus is being honored with the Kennedy Center’s Mark Twain Prize for a lifetime in...
Model Trains, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-noon, Christ Memorial Episcopal Church, Pine and East Market streets, Danville; free...
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WASHINGTON (AP) —The Trump administration is exploring whether tariffs are needed on auto imports, a move that comes as...
DEAR DR. ROACH: Something’s been puzzling me. I’m a 71-year-old female, and my cholesterol tends to hover around the...
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BLOOMSBURG — Several drug charges against a Nescopeck man were dismissed this week because police have not yet received...
HEMLOCK TWP. — A man with criminal charges pending in another county attempted to purchase a firearm at Dunham’s Sports...
NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Bateman and Tony Hale are apologizing for comments they made in defense of their “Arrested...
Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman apologized on Thursday to anyone who may have felt “uncomfortable or disrespected”...
BLOOMSBURG — The director of Bloomsburg University’s police and safety has been replaced, according to school officials...
DANVILLE — NRS Rentals of Bloomsburg seeks $1,050 in rent from Todd Nevius, 617 Railroad St., Danville, Apt. 101,...
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PHILADELPHIA — The housing authorities of Columbia and Montour counties are among thousands nationwide sharing in $2.6...
Here are Memorial Day events planned for the area: Saturday • SONESTOWN — 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Memorial Day Tribute with...
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“There’s a consensus among the local weather stations that May featured an excessive amount of rain. Many have declared...
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) —A former NAACP leader who was outed as a white woman pretending to be black has been charged with...
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Professor: ‘(Owners) open another can of worms’
PHILADELPHIA — Now that the NFL is drawing the line against players kneeling during the national anthem, athletes...
New anthem policy is a prize for Jones, owners
NFL owners were busy handing out prizes at their meeting in Atlanta, doling out Super Bowls to various cities and...
Panthers strand 13 runners in near-upset of top seed
For the Press Enterprise TURBOTVILLE — Bloomsburg had top seed Warrior Run on the ropes numerous times throughout...
WASHINGTON — Jimmy Patterson was a fresh-faced 22-year-old in the stands at the old Capital Centre in October 1974 when...
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NEW YORK — Baseballs really have been getting extra lift since 2015, and it’s not from the exaggerated uppercuts...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away Boston 34 16.680 — — 6-4 L-1 15-7 19-9 New York 31 15.674 1 — 5-4 L-2...
CINCINNATI — Eugenio Suarez hit a grand slam off Ivan Nova — who dropped his sixth straight start against Cincinnati —...
CLEVELAND — Charlie Morton remained unbeaten this season with six solid innings, Alex Bregman and Jake Marisnick hit...
OAKLAND, Calif. — Stephen Piscotty and the Athletics tagged Felix Hernandez early, and Oakland ended Seattle’s’ five-...
ST. PETERBURG, Fla. —Blake Snell threw six scoreless innings, Wilson Ramos drove in two runs, and Tampa Bay avoided a...
TORONTO — Mike Trout and Albert Pujols each hit solo home runs, Shohei Ohtani doubled twice and Los Angeles beat...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Rangers 12, Yankees 10 New York 301 060 000—10 14 1 Texas 000 524 01x—12 11 2 Sabathia, Holder (5...
BATTING—Betts, Boston,.364; Brantley, Cleveland,.338; Martinez, Boston,.335; Simmons, Los Angeles,.331; Machado,...
CHICAGO — Dylan Bundy struck out a career-high 14 and pitched a two-hitter for his second complete game in the majors,...
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CLEVELAND — Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue was answering a question about Boston’s defense on LeBron James during a...
CONFERENCE FINALS Best-of-7 Sunday, May 13 Boston 108, Cleveland 83 Monday, May 14 Golden State 119, Houston 106...
LAS VEGAS — Pierre-Edouard Bellemare didn’t know what to do as he browsed in the grocery store. Fans were admiring the...
STANLEY CUP Best-of-7 Monday, May 28 Washington at Vegas, 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 30 Washington at Vegas, 8 p.m...
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May 25, 1988 • Michael Jordan wins the first Most Valuable Player award of his career after averaging 35 points per...
AUTO RACING 11 a.m. NBCSN — IndyCar, Indianapolis 500, Carb Day, practice, at Indianapolis 12:30 p.m. NBCSN —...
BASEBALL COMMISSIONER'S OFFICE — Suspended Chicago White Sox C Welington Castillo 80 games after testing positive for...
DALLAS — Santiago Segura had 23 assists and eight digs for Berwick in a 3-0 loss to Holy Redeemer in the District 2...
The Links at Hemlock Creek MONDAY NIGHT LEAGUE 4 p.m. standings W-L-T Total Gross Sterner/Raup 5-0-0 162 Maurer/...
Mlb FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Chicago -203/+183 San Francisco at Pittsburgh -117/+107 St....
Today TRACK AND FIELD High school PIAA meet..................................... TBA BASEBALL High school...
Little League Berwick Area Little League Major Division W L Samsel Construction 8 0 May’s Drive-In 6 3 Gray’...
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DEAR ABBY: I was divorced seven years ago. My ex-wife, “Annie,” and I were married almost seven years and had what I...
So, watching Judge Judy. Judge Judy says to the woman, “So you’re on Social Security because you have a gambling...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are adaptable, easygoing and charming. People admire you. You are comfortable being unique...