Stories from Friday, July 6, 2018

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Expert: Online review scam criminal, hard to prosecute
For the Press Enterprise BLOOMSBURG — M.J. Moss was trying to be polite but firm when she turned down a cold caller’s...
Shickshinny tourism idea would cost about $200,000
For the Press Enterprise SHICKSHINNY — A group aiming to promote the borough here has a vision of a campground near...
Bloomsburg man accused in fracas involving refund
BLOOMSBURG — A customer threatened a CVS pharmacist here, saying he’d use “a six-shooter” to play Russian roulette with...
BLOOMSBURG — Less than two weeks after town officials denied needing or hiring a regular solicitor, a Lewisburg lawyer...
Ex-Columbia County Probation officer still locked up in drug case
BERWICK — A former Columbia County Probation officer quietly agreed to send new charges of manufacturing steroids to...

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Millville Fire Company Carnival: Through Saturday; tonight: Tommy Guns Band, country. Animal Resource Center Yard...
Trump: Test Warren’s DNA HELENA, Mont. (AP) — In a freewheeling speech in Montana on Thursday, President Donald Trump’...
• Comedian-actor Kevin Hart, 39. • Actress Tia Mowry, 40. • Actress Tamera Mowry, 40. • Rapper 50 Cent, 43. •...
1885: French scientist Louis Pasteur tested an anti-rabies vaccine on 9-year-old Joseph Meister, who had been bitten by...
• Berwick’s Zoning Hearing Board will meet 6 p.m. July 19 to consider the following applications: 1. To use a former...
Police: Teen threw fireworks PITTSBURGH (AP) — A teenage boy who allegedly set off fireworks and threw them at people...
TREASURE HUNT: 03-05-18-23-26 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 8-2; Wild: 3 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 5-2-2; Wild: 3 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 5-9-...


 
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The 80th Montour-DeLong Community Fair is set for July 30 through Aug. 4. Starting at 4:30 p.m. Monday, July 30, and...
DANVILLE — A drunken man barged into a stranger’s home and told officers who arrested him for trespassing that “hashtag...
Here are Independence Day celebrations taking place in the area: Today • BERWICK — Fireworks, Crispin Field, dusk,...
BERWICK — The following civil complaints were filed in the offices of District Judge Richard Knecht: • Susquehanna...
BRIAR CREEK — Dale Austin Kulp, 24, of 150 Shellhammer Road, Berwick, was cited with disorderly conduct at 5:33 a.m. on...


 
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NEW STANTON — Representatives from 13 area churches got tips last week on proper handling of guns in the event any of...


 
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BU housekeeping retiree enjoyed reading
Joanne A. Hess, 84, of Millville, and previously of Bloomsburg, died on Wednesday, July 4, 2018, a patient of the The...
Bloomsburg family members among survivors
Alice T. Bernosky, 84, of Freeland passed away Thursday morning, July 5, 2018, at her home, surrounded by her family....
Bloomsburg native had wide range of interests
Robert L. “Bob” Johnstone, 78, Lykens, passed away Monday, June 4, 2018, at his home. He was born Jan. 19, 1940, in...
Avid card player enjoyed being a homemaker
Arlene (Bankes) Fisher, 90, of Main Street, Orangeville, died late Monday evening, July 2, 2018, at the Brookdale Rehab...
Was Millville Welcome Wagon representative
Colombe G. Gillaspy, 95, of Millville went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at the Gardens at Millville....
Bloom truck driver enjoyed riding motorcycles
Jay A. McCormick, 78, of Bloomsburg, devoted husband and loving father, went to be with the Lord, Wednesday July 4,...
Retired from Central Columbia cafeteria
Anna E. Kundrick, 82, of Lime Ridge passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2018, at Serenity Gardens of Mount Carmel. She was...
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Funeral arrangements will be announced
David J. Minderhout, age 71, of Bloomsburg, died on Wednesday, July 4, 2018, at his Hemlock Township residence. A...
BLOOMSBURG — The following defendants entered guilty pleas Tuesday before Columbia County President Judge Thomas James...
For the Press Enterprise NESCOPECK TWP. —Briggs Farm Blues Festival might have a Woodstockesque vibe, but attendees...
BRIAR CREEK — A Danville man stole a tow trailer and other items from a garage on West Rittenhouse Mill Road, according...
BLOOMSBURG — A total of 24 establishments in the Press Enterprise coverage area were deemed in compliance with...


 
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WASHINGTON (AP) —President Donald Trump has boldly declared that trade wars are easy to win. He’s about to find out....
CONESTOGA — Until Paul Nevin produces a soft bristle brush and bucket of Susquehanna River water from his johnboat, the...


 
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6/FRIDAY Millville Fire Company Carnival, through July 7. Animal Resource Center Yard Sale, Thursdays, Saturdays and...
Raven Creek, bluegrass gospel, July 7, 7:15 p.m., Patterson Grove Campground, 2 miles off Rt. 239, between Shickshinny...
To invite 50,000 Press Enterprise readers to your next fun event, give us a call or send a fax or e-mail by Tuesday....
Model Trains, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-noon, Christ Memorial Episcopal Church, Pine and East Market streets, Danville; free...
“Charlotte’s Web,” directed by James Goode, Thursdays-Sundays, July 12-29, BTE’s Alvina Krause Theatre, 226 Center St...
Bleeding heart liberals claim Trump is acting like Hitler’s Germany concerning kids that are being taken away from...


 
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BOOK CLUB ★★½ Four friends (Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen and Mary Steenburgen) have their lives turned...
Among the greatest threats to the shape-shifting heroes of the Marvel sequel “Ant-Man and the Wasp” are windshield...
Writer and director Boots Riley’s crackling first film, “Sorry to Bother You,” is a challenging social statement about...
“The First Purge,” the fourth film in the franchise, is an origin story set in modern day New York that allows creator...
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Marvel has crowned its queen bee. This weekend’s “Ant-Man and the Wasp” features a woman in a title role. And “Lost”...
DEAR ABBY: I’m 52. My mom died when I was 11. It wasn’t until I reached my mid-20s that I realized I have no memories...
DEAR DR. ROACH: My daughter’s iron level has been dangerously low for several years. One measurement was as low as 5...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Francesca, a female pygmy hippo that “I Want a Hippopotamus For Christmas” singer Gayla Peevey...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are passionate, strong and assertive. You approach life with great enthusiasm! You...
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Allison Preiss became a hero to airline passengers last spring when she scored a $10,000 travel voucher for losing her...
NEW YORK (AP) — Scarlett Johansson’s plans to portray a transgender man have sparked a backlash from many who object to...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” and “Incredibles 2” fended off newcomers to top the box office...
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for June 25-July 1. Listings include the week’s ranking and...
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“We’ve endured almost a week of temperatures well above normal coupled with oppressive humidity. Fortunately, a...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt resigned Thursday amid ethics...
DALLAS (AP) — A woman shot a man in the head after he tried to steal her sport utility vehicle with her children inside...
NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel analyst Brit Hume deleted a Fourth of July tweet suggesting Democrats “sure don’t love...
MAHONING TWP. — A blaze tore through the home at 401 Schoolhouse Road here, badly damaging it late Thursday, according...
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20 years after last title, France looks to phenom
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — Kylian Mbappe and Thierry Henry both attended France’s Clairefontaine academy before playing...
Dillon, Wallace taking flack for lack of wins
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — It was the finish NASCAR banked on as the genesis of its ballyhooed youth movement. Austin...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Darrell Wallace Jr. has a proposition for the two guys dominating the NASCAR Cup Series: Swap...
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SEATTLE — Pitcher Wade LeBlanc is guaranteed $2.75 million under a new contract with the Seattle Mariners covering 2019...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away Boston 59 29.670 — — 8-2 W-3 28-12 31-17 New York 56 28.667 1 — 6-4 W...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. —Drop into just about any bank or supermarket or sports bar in the Kansas City metro area these days...
WASHINGTON — Trea Turner hit two homers, including his first career grand slam, and drove in eight runs to help...
BATTING—Betts, Boston,.338; Altuve, Houston,.332; Segura, Seattle,.330; Martinez, Boston,.327; Simmons, Los Angeles,....
AMERICAN LEAGUE Indians 3, Royals 2 Cleveland 210 000 000—3 4 0 Kansas City 010 010 000—2 8 0 Bauer, O.Perez (8), C...
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LONDON — Garbine Muguruza insisted she wasn’t thinking about attempting to collect a second consecutive Wimbledon...
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. — Webb Simpson ran out of sensational shots in the end to keep him from joining an elite...
SOCHI, Russia — It took an angry-looking bird to get Brazilians hooked on their World Cup mascot. The team’s new...
Greenbrier First Round Webb Simpson 31-30—61 -9 Whee Kim 30-32—62 -8 Joaquin Niemann 32-31—63 -7 Kelly Kraft 31-...
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July 6, 1988 • Ken Oberkfell singles home the tie-breaking run in the eighth inning to give the Atlanta Braves a 3-2...
AUTO RACING 8:55 a.m. ESPNU — Formula One, British Grand Prix, practice, at Silverstone, England 2 p.m. NBCSN —...
BERWICK — Connor Geise hit a bases-loaded, RBI single to highlight Danville’s three-run third inning in a 3-0 win over...
International League North Division W L Pct. GB Lehigh Valley (Phillies) 48 36.571 — S/W-B (Yankees) 43 40.518 4½...
World Cup SECOND ROUND Saturday, June 30 At Kazan, Russia France 4, Argentina 3 At Sochi, Russia Uruguay 2,...
Today BASEBALL American Legion Jersey Shore at Bloomsburg.. 5:45 p.m. ——————————————— Saturday BASEBALL Little...
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THORN: Another zoning hearing, another zoning ordinance exposed as unnecessary and unfair. After more than 20 years of...
EDITOR’S NOTE : Ann Coulter’s column celebrating Independence Day untangles history; an excerpt from anncoulter.com...
True independence is the ability to be free in pursuit of the truth. There are theories on the Internet of a powerful...
Your article on the front page of Thursday’s newspaper concerning rising air ambulance bills was very surprising to me...
Lawyers should never ask a Mississippi grandma a question if they aren’t prepared for the answer. In a trial, a...