Stories from Tuesday, July 3, 2018

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Teen driver, critically injured sibling are sons of BU head football coach
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A teenage driver and his 28-year-old brother are facing a long road to recovery after a crash early...
Commissioners file complaint with feds on wireless outages
BLOOMSBURG — With Verizon Wireless service down across the area June 24, Columbia County emergency management director...
Neighbor complains of Berwick woman’s loudly crowing roosters
BERWICK — Crowing roosters sent a woman to council recently in hopes of having the birds banned from the borough....
Accused decides to forgo his hearing and face charges in court
BERWICK —Shouts erupted from the waiting area of the district magistrate’s office Monday when supporters of a teen...
Suspect suggested that victim’s office was only reason for charges, court papers say
CATAWISSA — A man allegedly threatened to punch the mayor of Catawissa’s “teeth down his throat and kill him,” after an...

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1863: The three-day Civil War Battle of Gettysburg in Pennsylvania ended in a major victory for the North as...
• Actress Olivia Munn, 38. • Actress-singer Audra McDonald, 48. • Actress Hunter Tylo, 56. • Actor Tom Cruise, 56...
Blood Drive: 1-6 p.m., First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 400 Main St., Watsontown. Millville Fire Company Carnival:...
Man admits punching death MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a New Jersey man has admitted causing the death of...
AG wants grand jury report HARRISBURG (AP) — The state Attorney General’s office is pushing for the public release of...
TREASURE HUNT: 5-13-18-22-24 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 7-3 WILD: 9 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 2-2-2 WILD: 9 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 0-5-0-1...


 
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Fishing Creek Township officials remind residents to recycle only those items that are accepted at the township...
For the Press Enterprise Amy Helm, Briggs Farm Blues Festival’s headliner on Saturday is an Americana blues/folk...
DANVILLE — A Florida man will face charges in Montour County Court for allegedly slamming a police officer into a...
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Public Library wants to remind folks that if they need to cool off, they can stop by the...


 
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Raised on family’s homestead near Millgrove
Penelope Joan (Hoffman) Warters, 80, of Pinehurst, N.C., left us too early on Friday, June 29, 2018. Penny was born to...
Had love of learning, involved in civic affairs
Dottie McHenry Rabb, 97, of Benton passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 27, 2018, surrounded by loving children...
Loved gardening, the outdoors and traveling
Rose (Miknich) Kocerha, 92, formerly of Berwick, passed away peacefully at Chestnut Hill Hospital in Philadelphia on...
Complete obituary to be published later
Linda A. Johnson, 67, of Bloomsburg passed away Sunday, July 1, 2018, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. A full...
Warren T. Gilbert Matthew and Elyse (Huss) Gilbert of Bloomsburg are the parents of a son, Warren Tobias, born...


 
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BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A 3-year-old Idaho girl who was stabbed at her birthday party died Monday, two days after a man...
BRUSSELS (AP) — The EU on Monday slammed the Trump administration for considering tariffs on auto imports, saying they...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — As the one-time capital of the Confederacy wrestles with its Civil War heritage, a commission in...
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For nearly half a century, the Title X Family Planning Program has been a crucial source of federal dollars for family...
Today America dominates the globe. It’s easy to forget that the United States almost didn’t exist. In 1776 a rag-tag...
I would like to offer a viewpoint differing from your regular contributor Larry Lahiff. Larry begins by showing...
For those of you who do not watch Fox News Channel’s Special Report with Bret Baier, you’ve missed what may have been...
The level of national outrage that pressured President Trump to end his policy of separating children from their...
While I waited at a service station for my car to be tuned, a woman drove up in a clunker that rattled, wheezed and...


 
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Study: It may boost longevity
CHICAGO — Go ahead and have that cup of coffee, maybe even several more. New research shows it may boost chances for a...
Kathy Griffin nearly lost her head — and her career — when satirizing President Donald Trump ’s reputation as “bully-...
Danville — The Danville Business Alliance has selected a new executive director, according to a press release....
Here are Independence Day celebrations taking place in the area: Today • HAZLETON — Fireworks, City View Park, dusk...


 
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Poliovirus is used to fight brain tumors
One of the world’s most dreaded viruses has been turned into a treatment to fight deadly brain tumors. Survival was...
DEAR DR. ROACH: Two years ago, I spent a month in Havana, Cuba, to study Spanish. We were staying in a good hotel....
BOSTON (AP) — Sneaking a cigarette in the school bathroom? How quaint. Today’s teens have taken to vaping, an...
Q. I know from personal experience how annoying eczema can be. My hands and face get red, itchy spots. To control it, I...


 
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U.S. regulators have approved the first drug developed specifically to reduce excessive sweating, a common condition...
WHO: Saturated fat should be less than 10 percent of diet LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization is taking on the...
NEW YORK (AP) — Tainted irrigation water appears to be the source of a national food poisoning outbreak linked to...
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“As afternoon temperatures have been brutally hot and nights too warm for good sleeping, most of you will be glad the...
LACEY TWP., N.J. (AP) — America’s oldest nuclear power plant will shut down on Sept. 17, but the Oyster Creek plant...
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) —Malaysian authorities are investigating the marriage between an 11-year-old Thai girl and...
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ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia — Jan Vertonghen started Belgium’s comeback with a crazy, looping header and Nacer Chaldi capped...
Signing turns Los Angeles back into glamour show
LOS ANGELES — From George Mikan to Kobe Bryant, superstars have been the Lakers’ lifeblood for decades. LeBron James...
CLEVELAND — There were LeBron James jerseys in assorted colors hanging inside the Cavaliers team shop, their retail...
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Many hitters got off to a smashing start in July as Cleveland socked 11 doubles, Baltimore homered four times and the...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 54 27.667 ½ — 5-5 W-1 31-12 23-15 Boston 57 29.663 — — 7-3 W...
MIAMI — Marlins closer Kyle Barraclough was the National League’s best reliever in June, which makes him a trade target...
WASHINGTON — Rick Porcello hit a three-run double off former teammate Max Scherzer and allowed two runs in six innings...
MIAMI — Yadiel Rivera’s infield hit with none out in the 10th inning scored Brian Anderson, and Miami beat Tampa Bay....
TORONTO — Jose Iglesias hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the 10th inning and the Tigers recovered from a blown save...
BATTING—Betts, Boston,.339; Altuve, Houston,.338; Segura, Seattle,.335; Martinez, Boston,.324; Duffy, Tampa Bay,.321;...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Yankees 11, Red Sox 1 Boston 000 000 001— 1 4 0 New York 420 300 02x—11 16 0 Price, Haley (4),...
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LONDON — Now that she’s “Mrs. Williams,” per the Wimbledon chair umpire, now that she’s a mother, now that she is back...
SAMARA, Russia —Flaunting his flair and his finishing touch wasn’t enough. Neymar put his theatrics on show, too. What...
SOCHI, Russia — Well, Spain can enjoy its siesta now. There will be plenty of time for the Spaniards to figure out how...
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July 3, 1988 • Dave Bonsor of Wind Gap breaks away from the lead pack of 11 to win the Category II and III 40-mile...
International League North Division W L Pct. GB Lehigh Valley (Phillies) 47 34.580 — Buffalo (Blue Jays) 38 37.507 6...
World Cup SECOND ROUND Saturday, June 30 At Kazan, Russia France 4, Argentina 3 At Sochi, Russia Uruguay 2,...
Mlb FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Colorado -127/+117 San Francisco at Arizona -137/+127 St. Louis at...
MLB 2 p.m. MLB — Detroit at Chicago Cubs 6 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage, Boston at Washington OR Atlanta at N.Y....
BASEBALL American League BOSTON RED SOX — Optioned RHP Justin Haley to Pawtucket (IL). Selected the contract of RHP...
BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg University will induct seven former athletes into its athletic Hall of Fame on Oct. 19. The...
Today SOFTBALL Little League Major Division Section 3 at Old Lycoming Fields Central vs. Tunkhannock...... 5:30 p...
Orangeville Sportsmen’s Club Squad 1: Paul Kozemko, 25. Squad 2: Tony Sinibaldi, 25. Squad 3: Tony Sinibaldi, 24;...
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Kreisher the new Mayor by a tie breaker, HA, LOL Ya know, for your information, no one in this town likes him. So don’t...
Mark Hough had barely taken a sip of his Friday afternoon margarita when he heard twigs snapping and leaves rustling in...
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DEAR ABBY: I am a retired male. My girlfriend is still working. We have been exclusive for three years. We live 300...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: There is an air of mystery about you because you are a private person. Personally, you have...