Stories from Wednesday, June 6, 2018

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CSS Industries: Berwick Offray bucks trend
For the Press Enterprise BERWICK — CSS Industries, the company that owns ribbon maker Berwick Offray, is cutting costs...
DANVILLE — Geisinger turned a $145.9 million profit over the first nine months of its current fiscal year, which is a...
Berwick self-service business needs zoners’ OK
BERWICK — Gary Bedio is hoping to open a self-service garage, where do-it-youselfers and vehicle enthusiasts would have...
Ranger: Dozens of volunteers had searched Ricketts Glen
RICKETTS GLEN — A 16-year-old boy who was hiking with his dog Monday was reported missing, but was found Tuesday...
For the Press Enterprise SHICKSHINNY — Borough residents and others from nearby communities packed the Shickshinny...

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• Actress Aubrey Anderson-Emmons, 11. • Actress Amber Borycki, 35. • Actress Staci Keanan, 43. • Actress Sonya...
1933: The first drive-in movie theater was opened by Richard Hollingshead in Camden County, New Jersey. (The movie...
Men’s Free Breakfast: 7:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church kitchen, 320 Market St., Berwick. Clothing/household item...
Kidnapped baby returned RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Following an anonymous tip, police rescued a kidnapped 7-month-old girl...
• The Columbia County Commissioners will consider an amendment to the section of county subdivision and land...
Students given bullet shields CHADDS FORD (AP) — Graduating eighth graders have received a parting gift from their...
TREASURE HUNT: 1-15-19-24-30 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 5-9; WILD: 0 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 6-2-5; WILD: 0 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 3-4-6...


 
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Berwick High School English teacher Kimberly Glass received one of the nicest send-offs possible as she prepared for...
WILKES-BARRE — Frank Henry, the former longtime chairman of Geisinger’s board of directors, died Sunday at age 85....
SCOTT TWP. — A New Jersey man was arrested Tuesday for stealing a skid-steer loader from Artesian Pools & Spas...
DANVILLE — A man accused of molesting an 8-year-old girl is disputing the allegations against him, according to his...


 
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Longtime nurse enjoyed dogs and reading
Deborah L. “Debbie” Young, 70, of Bloomsburg passed away June 4, 2018, at Bonham Nursing Center. She was born Aug. 8,...
Loved to bake, dine out, sing with choirs
Larry L. Funk, age 78, of Bloomsburg, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018, in the emergency room of the Geisinger???...
Enjoyed crafts and creating eggshell art
Margaret J. Aungst, 87, of Benton, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018, at Geisinger Medical Center. Born in Lofty, on...
Worked in BU’s business office over 25 years
Fern Agresta, 73, of Hazleton passed away surrounded by her family on June 5, 2018. Born May 15, 1945, she was the...
BRIAR CREEK — A Berwick man was under the influence of alcohol when he fled the scene of a crash last fall, police now...
Carson J. Gurns Ashley (Robbins) Brown and Josh Gurns, Berwick, are the parents of a son, Carson Jacob, born Monday,...


 
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NEW YORK — Bright. Vibrant. Colorful. And, most essentially, fun. The same words used so often to describe Kate Spade’...
LIBERTY TWP. — Two men had a pair of 5-gallon buckets filled with marijuana inside the trunk of a car Thursday on...
TAMAQUA — To get a look and explanation of the wire tree sculpted by Bloomsburg artist Mark Golomb, plan a trip to...
NORTHUMBERLAND — The history of covered bridges of Columbia County will be featured in SECV 8 TV’s latest installment...
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He’s still gotta cut loose. So “Footloose” actor Kevin Bacon, 59, and older sibling Michael, 68, are serving up...
BLOOMSBURG — It took thousands of classroom hours, school lunches, and bus rides, but the 148 seniors at Columbia-...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a patient with myelofibrosis, and have been under treatment for over three years. At one time I...
DEAR ABBY: My husband and I are both active duty military. We have been married for three years and have an 18-month-...
TROUT RUN — For months, Daniel Roupp, roadmaster for Cogan House Township, has been reaching out to Aqua America Inc....
BLOOMSBURG — Now that the town has secured funding for the expanded floodwall, financing of the Bloomsburg Area School...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are intelligent, emotionally intense and passionate about everything you do. You give...
CATAWISSA — Here is the May report from the District Court of Craig W. Long. • COLUMBIA COUNTY —$8,981 • Checks...


 
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WASHINGTON (AP) —Medicare will run out of money sooner than expected, and Social Security’s financial problems can’t be...
LEWISBURG — From June 12 to Aug. 14, the Campus Theatre here will screen 10 family-friendly films free, Tuesdays at 2 p...


 
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On June 6, 1944, Allied troops landed on the beaches of Normandy. What followed is considered by some the most...
Are you sick of extreme partisanship, the left and the right talking over each other and refusing to listen or...
Representative Barletta deserves credit for standing up for taxpayers and trying to improve the Farm Bill that recently...
Today, Sen. John Gordner and the Pennsylvania Senate Professional Licensure Committee will vote on legislation to allow...
We have all heard the sayings about the understanding or language discrepancies between the males and females of the...
A wife asks her husband, “How would you describe me?” He replies, “ABCDEFGHIJK.” The confused wife asks, “What does...


 
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Please send your photographer to 55 Washington Ave., in Bloomsburg. There is a house below it and behind it, a cinder...
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Families plan get-togethers on Sunday CATAWISSA — The 68th Ernest-Gotshall Family Reunion will be held on Sunday, June...
Berwick classmates to gather on Friday BERWICK — Berwick High School’s Class of 1967 will meet Friday, June 8, at Hog’...
Here are area Red Cross blood drives scheduled: • June 7: 1-6 p.m., Grace Bible Church, 209 McIntyre Road, Catawissa...
Doctorate DURHAM, N.C. — Derek R. Volkel of Berwick received his Doctor of Physical Therapy from Duke University on...
BERWICK — Students at the Columbia Sullivan Head Start located at the Berwick Child and Family Center are working with...
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“A cold front working its way across Pennsylvania resulted in yesterday being partly cloudy and cool for early June....
MENLO PARK, Calif. —The New York Times says Facebook has acknowledged it shared user data with several Chinese handset...
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Cleveland hopes to grab momentum at home
CLEVELAND — LeBron James laughed as he came around the backstage partition after arriving fashionably late for his...
Gallant: Goalie needed help in Game 4 defeat
Gerard Gallant didn’t consider pulling Marc-Andre Fleury as another game and perhaps the Vegas Golden Knights’ Stanley...
Trump holds rally in lieu of honoring Super Bowl champs
WASHINGTON — Taking on the NFL and football’s Super Bowl champs, President Donald Trump gave the boot to a White House...
DOVER, Del. — The market for legal sports gambling in the United States widened significantly on Tuesday with expanded...
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TORONTO — Miguel Andujar hit his first career grand slam, CC Sabathia pitched seven innings to snap a five-start...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away Boston 42 19.689 — — 7-3 W-3 21-8 21-11 New York 39 18.684 1 — 7-3 W-...
NEW YORK — Alex Cobb delivered his best performance since signing a rich contract with Baltimore late in spring...
CLEVELAND — Corey Kluber scattered seven hits in seven strong innings and moved into a tie for the American League lead...
BOSTON — J.D. Martinez hit his 20th home run, Steven Wright pitched seven sharp innings in his first start of the...
WASHINGTON — Max Scherzer pitched eight strong innings to become the first 10-game winner in the majors this season,...
BATTING—Betts, Boston,.359; Castellanos, Detroit,.333; Segura, Seattle,.331; Simmons, Los Angeles,.330; Altuve, Houston...
MINNEAPOLIS — Eduardo Escobar hit a three-run home run with two outs in the eighth inning to power Minnesota past...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Angels 9, Royals 6 Kansas City 120 020 100—6 12 1 Los Angeles 110 013 03x—9 14 0 Duffy, McCarthy (6...
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PARIS — It was difficult to discern which was less likely: that 12-time major champion Novak Djokovic would falter in...
NBA FINALS Best-of-7 Thursday, May 31 Golden State 124, Cleveland 114, OT Sunday, June 3 Golden State 122,...
STANLEY CUP Best-of-7 Monday, May 28 Vegas 6, Washington 4 Wednesday, May 30 Washington 3, Vegas 2 Saturday,...
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CLEVELAND — Stephen Curry and LeBron James spoke their minds last year. They have not changed their minds this year....
June 6, 1988 • Iran Barkley upsets Thomas “The Hitman” Hearns to become the WBC middleweight champion. June 6, 1998...
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Recalled C Austin Wynns from Norfolk (IL). BOSTON RED SOX — Sent RHP...
International League North Division W L Pct. GB Lehigh Valley (Phillies) 30 25.545 — Buffalo (Blue Jays) 26 22.542 ½...
COLLEGE SOFTBALL 8:30 p.m. ESPN — NCAA World Series, Championship series (Best-of-3), Game 3 (if necessary), Florida...
Danville lacrosse player Hannah Kipple was named the Central Susquehanna Player of the Year, one of seven Ironmen...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at San Diego OFF Atlanta at San Francisco -139/+129 Arizona Los...
Little League BERWICK Berwick 18, Milton 5 Milton 500 00 — 5 3 2 Berwick 3(13)0 2x — 18 12 1 W — Lauren Rauch. L...
Today BASEBALL American Legion Shamokin at Bloomsburg..... 5:45 p.m.
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Drunkenness alleged BERWICK — Robert Cerasoli, 49, of 100 N. Mulberry St., Berwick, is facing charges of public...
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... daughter of Angela Azad and the late Jamil Azad, Bloomsburg University, psychology
... son of Gene and Andrea Bartlett, Pennsylvania State University, architectural engineering
... daughter of Kevin and Cheri Bissinger, Kutztown University, special education/ elementary education
... daughter of Heidi Bolus and Robert Bolus Jr., Bloomsburg University, health sciences: pre-physicians assistant
... daughter of Jonel and William Booher, Pennsylvania College of Technology, civil engineering
... daughter of Bonnie and David Bowlin, workforce/ Luzerne County Community College, teaching assistant
... son of Amy and Bobby Britton, Western Michigan University, aviation flight science
... son of Robert and Amy Britton, Auburn University, accounting
... daughter of Perry and Paula Caflisch, LCCC-Indiana University of Pa., small business management
... daughter of Jeffrey and Dianne Cizewski, Bloomsburg University, mid-level social studies education
... daughter of Steve and Michelle Crawford, Pennsylvania State University, bio-medical engineering
... son of Brandon and Lynette Eyerly, University of Florida, marketing
... son of Caroline and Chris Farr, Pennsylvania State University, agricultural education
... son of John and Connie Fritz, Bloomsburg University, criminal justice
... daughter of Robert and Kristie Groshek, Bloomsburg University, nursing
... daughter of Jeff and Rondel Groshek, Kutztown University, secondary mathematics
... daughter of Donald and Sonal Harris, West Chester University of Pennsylvania, business management
... daughter of Karl and Yvette Henry, University of Delaware, mechanical engineering
... son of Jaymes Kauffman and Cynthia Cronrath, Ithaca College, musical theater
... daughter of Richard Klingerman and Darla Koffel, Bloomsburg University, nursing
... daughter of Layne and Amelia Kocher, Oswego State University, accounting
... son of Jim and Linda Krause, Bloomsburg University, mass communications/ theater
... daughter of Jeffrey and Miriam Krug, Pennsylvania State University, political science
... daughter of Jane Keller and the late Larry Keller, Temple University, international business
... daughter of Christopher and Millie Lapos, Bloomsburg University, nursing
... son of Russell and Angela Lawton, Bloomsburg University, digital forensics
... son of Barry and Maria Lewis, Carnegie Mellon University, statistics
... daughter of Joseph and Ann Martin, Bloomsburg University, international business, human resource management/Spanish
... son of Jarrod Michaels and Stacey Michaels, Pennsylvania State University, aerospace engineering
... daughter of Sonya Smith and Paul Miller, York College of PA, hospitality management
... daughter of Lydia and Tim Moyer, Bloomsburg University, business education
... son of Tim and Karen Novatnack, Wilkes University, pharmacy
... daughter of Michael and Dorislyn Palmer, Bloomsburg University, audiology/speech language pathology
... daughter of Rajiv and Julie Panikkar, Temple University, vocal jazz
... son of Peter and Alpaben Patel, Bloomsburg University, accounting
... daughter of Joel Phillips and Amber Fox, DeSales University, musical theater
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Central Columbia High School will hold commencement exercises on Saturday, June 9, at 4 p.m., in...
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... son of Chris Podeschi and Carrie Vitko, Loyola University of Maryland, statistics
... Stephen and Autumn Powlus, Penn State-Hazleton, engineering
... son of Andrew Pruden and Melissa Marmor, University of South Carolina, undeclared
... daughter of James and Kristin Rafel, Duquesne University, nursing
... son of Tim and Kellee Rumbough, Bloomsburg University, digital forensics
... daughter of Steve and Kelly Shannon, Bloomsburg University, accounting
... son of Michael and Allison Shepard, Gettysburg College, physics/Spanish
... son of Jeffrey and Tara Stauffer, University of Michigan, sports management, concentration in analytics
... daughter of Timothy and Shani Steward, West Chester University of Pennsylvania, biology-medical laboratory science
... son of Mark and Annette Thatcher, Arcadia University, engineering
... son of James and Heather Vance, Penn State-Hazleton, mechanical engineering
... son of Allan and Jennifer Vandermark, Bloomsburg University, accounting
... daughter of Lee Whitesell and Wana Whitesell, Bloomsburg University, secondary education-Spanish
... daughter of Richard and Deanna Yoder, Bloomsburg University, agricultural and extension education
... son of David and Cheryl Yoder, Pennsylvania College of Technology, building construction technology
... daughter of Denny and Angela Young, University of South Carolina, marketing
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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. —When the Miss America pageant started in 1921, having young women parade around in bathing suits...
NEW YORK (AP) — A judge set deadlines that could make President Donald Trump answer questions under oath by early next...