Press Enterprise 30 Day Archive

January 25, 2015
Former boyfriend sent woman to hospital with broken ribs, nose, she and police say
SALEM TWP. — Less than a month after allegedly beating a sleeping ex-girlfriend, Clayton Drasher Jr., 41, attacked a...
Man accused of DUI in accident that left Berwick pair with broken bones
BERWICK — A pastor and his wife say they’re not angry at the alleged drunken driver who sent them both to the hospital...
BU Police: Man said he thought student flirted
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University freshman accused of grabbing a female student’s buttocks in a campus parking lot...
November’s top jackpot was $10G after three months of $300G wins
After three straight months of $300,000 winners, no local lottery player came close to matching that prize in November...
Demand for hand-roasted beans leads to bigger shop in Danville
DANVILLE — A Danville-area coffee business is brewing up plans for a larger space so it can keep up with customer...
January 24, 2015
Robbery suspect allegedly had cocaine, pot
MIFFLINVILLE — A suspect in New York bank robberies who is considered armed and dangerous by the FBI was nabbed by...
Federal grand jury names town lawyer as defendant in an alleged conspiracy
BLOOMSBURG — Defense attorney Clyde Middleton has been charged with mail fraud and helping an ex-client launder more...
Official: Witnesses said feline was on pole for days in Bloomsburg
BLOOMSBURG — A firefighter fell from the back of a fire truck as a crew worked to rescue a cat from the top of a...
BLOOMSBURG — A switch in the way tuition is charged at Bloomsburg University could mean a jump in cost as high as 50...
ANTHONY TWP. — A 35-mile natural gas pipeline stretching from Lycoming County to Shamokin Dam is expected to cut...
January 23, 2015
Town lawyer ties laundering case to trouble
BLOOMSBURG — Criminal defense attorney Clyde Middleton was taken out of his downtown law office in handcuffs Thursday...
DANVILLE — Medical errors and patient complications will cost Geisinger Health System $1.7 million in fines issued by...
Farmhouse to be rebuilt near Berwick
NORTH CENTRE TWP. — A barking dog warned a sleeping family its century-old farmhouse was on fire, giving everyone...
Berwick ex agrees to withdraw charges against former inmate
BERWICK — A man accused of breaking into his ex-girlfriend’s house and hitting her sister in the face saw the case...
HUNLOCK TWP. — A BMW driver who rear-ended a Porsche was so high on pain medication that she drooled while talking to...
January 22, 2015
27-year-old gets probation for lewdness near Bloom elementary
BLOOMSBURG — A man who exposed himself to young girls as his vehicle circled Bloomsburg Memorial Elementary has pleaded...
Nescopeck woman says she’s fed up with his escalating abuse
SHICKSHINNY — A Nescopeck mother who was beaten in front of her young son by an angry ex-boyfriend says she will not...
Two suspects in lab facing new charges
BLOOMSBURG — A woman who employs an accused meth maker as her handyman wanted to put up $500 to free him from prison...
Catawissa-area inmate will serve up to four years
BLOOMSBURG — A rural Catawissa woman who could not complete two drug-rehab programs was resentenced to state prison for...
January 21, 2015
Orangeville Auto Auction and owner blamed for slip on ice
ORANGEVILLE — A man suffered debilitating injuries after he slipped on an icy sidewalk at the Orangeville Auto Auction...
Woman testifies she repeatedly said no to sex before assaults
BERWICK — A woman who says she was raped twice on New Year’s Eve testified she repeatedly told her alleged attacker she...
Bloom man sold to informant who struck deal to get leniency
BLOOMSBURG — A jury took about 30 minutes Tuesday to convict a Bloomsburg man of selling heroin to an informant who...
President pushes for higher taxes on wealthy, pledges to work with Republicans
WASHINGTON (AP) — Refusing to bend to the new Republican Congress, President Barack Obama unveiled Tuesday night an...
Commissioners say officials decry lack of funds, but refuse to cooperate with attempts to help
ANTHONY TWP. — Montour County commissioners are tired of the criticism they’ve been hearing from Thomas Beaver Free...
January 20, 2015
Combatants’ stories differ, but both have pellets permanently embedded in heads
BRIAR CREEK — A fight at a trailer court here left two men with BBs permanently embedded in their heads. Mack Thomas...
Nescopeck driver distracted by fallen boxes hit second vehicle from rear, police say
NESCOPECK TWP. — Falling boxes distracted a Route 93 driver, who crashed into another car Monday night, sending it...
Bloom woman admitted bilking realty office, bank; losses estimated at $230G
WILLIAMSPORT — An admitted embezzler will ask for house arrest instead of a federal prison term of 18 to 24 months when...
New top cop says he’ll be accessible to citizens
MAHONING TWP. — The township has hired from within to fill its vacant chief position. Cpl. Chad Thomas, who started...
Bloom mayor stands by decision to count outside opinions
BLOOMSBURG — Before voting against drafting a local law to protect gays and lesbians from discrimination, Mayor Sandy...
BLOOMSBURG — People from as far as Easton and Maryland registered their opinion on an anti-discrimination ordinance...
January 19, 2015
Driver alleges pain after two years
BLOOMSBURG — A driver whose stopped vehicle was rear-ended “continues to be plagued by persistent pain and limitations...
HEMLOCK TWP. — A woman was badly hurt in a chain-reaction crash, and she’s suing the Millville man who caused it, a...
Chamber of Commerce says case shows Bloom isn’t business friendly; lawyer blames Pa. rules
BLOOMSBURG — Natalie Austin had to argue with the town’s codes enforcement office for nearly eight months before she...
Berwick man allegedly tried to swallow drug
BERWICK — A Berwick man stole cash from a car parked at the YMCA, used it to buy meth, then tried to swallow the drug...
Police: Repairman sold used parts online as new
MAHONING TWP. — A Millville man who fixed Edenpure heaters for Cole’s Hardware took used bulbs and sold them on eBay as...
Millville-area driver also allegedly had pot pipe
MILLVILLE — A Millville-area teen who sped away from a crash in Bloomsburg was pulled over in Millville minutes later...
Man allegedly found in muddy and damaged car near steep embankment leading to river
BERWICK — Police were trying to get some sensible answers from a DUI suspect, but he was more interested in playing...
January 18, 2015
Tab for holiday festivities, flowers topped $3G per year, records show
MAHONING TWP. — Taxpayers have been footing the bill to wine and dine Mahoning Township employees at an annual holiday...
Bloom-area man says he’s cleaned up life, but police target him
MONTOUR TWP. — A former convict who feels he’s the victim in a neighborhood dispute over a discarded Christmas tree...
Officer plans complaint, wants deposit back for musical Christmas trees
BERWICK — A Kansas City company took $5,500 from the Berwick Christmas Boulevard for two sets of musical Christmas...
Woman charged with DUI, leaving accident
MONTOUR TWP. — A driver had four medications in her system the night she slammed into the back of a car carrying three...
Former beau allegedly left woman with bruised face
BERWICK — An assault victim was stirred from sleep by an ex-boyfriend who started beating her and pulling her hair,...
Neighbors objected for fear of campers’ smoke, noise and traffic
ORANGE TWP. — Township supervisors recently rejected developer Delmar Zeisloft’s proposal for an RV park that would...
January 17, 2015
HEMLOCK TWP. — Four thieves from Brooklyn slipped out of Wal-Mart with $4,280 in stolen goods, but made it only 4 miles...
HEMLOCK TWP. — A policeman responding to a shoplifting call at Wal-Mart found a strange scene: an “unknown shopper”...
MILLVILLE — Millville teachers are seeking two years of retroactive pay raises of nearly 4 percent per year. But if...
New Bloomsburg restaurant boasts unique, seasonal fare
BLOOMSBURG — A longtime Main Street restaurateur has opened a new place where she hopes to serve “upscale comfort food...
Millville chief: Woman nabbed getting last paycheck
BRIAR CREEK — Police have collared Amanda Moran, the woman who was on the run since her car struck and injured a friend...
Township sewer, water officials answer suit, allege overcharging
DANVILLE — Danville has used more than $1 million in sewer funds improperly to balance its annual budget and has been...
January 16, 2015
Megan’s Law offender, admitted addict are locked up
BERWICK — State agents and Berwick Police showed up in force Thursday to arrest two men they say were collecting and...
Fall reopening planned
DANVILLE — BJ’s Steak and Ribs will rebuild in the same spot, and the owner hopes to have the popular Mill Street...
Catawissa Borough residents frustrated as officials search for fix
CATAWISSA — Lynn Shannon is so fed up with power surges here — including one that abruptly jolted her from her...
Police say Danville driver drifted, injured pedestrian
VALLEY TWP. — A driver hit a woman walking along a road Thursday when he sneezed, lost his glasses and leaned down to...
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — It’s been almost four months since Evelin Milena Lemus went missing. Authorities are again asking...
January 15, 2015
Fernville mom to plead guilty
FERNVILLE — The FBI launched a hate-crime investigation and Hemlock Township Police installed cameras at a home in 2013...
Northumberland prison likely lost
From staff and wire reports SUNBURY — Fire tore through the nearly 140-year-old Northumberland County Prison on...
FRANKLIN TWP. — Southern Columbia’s teachers have set a March 31 strike date if contract negotiations continue to stall...
BERWICK — A homeless man sent text messages threatening to kill his ex-girlfriend, then broke into her house and...
Millville man who’s accused of killing newspaper carrier sends charges to court
BERWICK — The man who was allegedly drunk in a crash that killed a newspaper carrier has agreed to face the charges in...
January 14, 2015
Teen who fired at mother’s violent boyfriend is exonerated in killing
FAIRMOUNT TWP. — Fearing for his life and his mother’s, a 16-year-old boy had good reason to fire a single shot into...
Man accused of shooting ex-boss allegedly stole from girlfriend’s folks
MAHONING TWP. — A man who allegedly shot his former boss in the head during a burglary and broke into his own parents’...
Suspect pled guilty to shoplifting, theft counts in other cases
MONTOUR TWP. —A Bloomsburg woman has been charged as an accomplice in a meth bust last week at a trailer park just...
Winning card sold at Slabtown mart, owner confirms
SLABTOWN — A Catawissa-area man won $1 million playing a scratch-off ticket last Friday at the Valley Kwik Mart. Ray...
Woman on crutches after gas-station mishap in Millville; her chum is still sought by police
MILLVILLE — The young woman who was struck by a car at a gas station here says she has no hard feelings for the woman...
A drunken fight just after midnight Dec. 26 in Fernville began at 34 Walnut St., then spilled over into the shared...
January 13, 2015
Non-profit can’t afford $4.5M to fix Bloom building after fire, leader says
BLOOMSBURG — The Moose Exchange will not be moving back into its fire-ravaged building. The non-profit has $1.12...
Chief: Woman who hit, left pal still on run
MILLVILLE — The woman who ran away after her car struck a friend at a gas station called police later to protest that...
Hours on ice after fall too much for mare despite Buckhorn rescuers’ efforts
HEMLOCK TWP. — A 900-pound horse that had fallen onto a frozen pond had to be put down Monday afternoon, despite...
Mom’s car slid off Route 339 in Mifflin after dropping off kids
MIFFLIN TWP. — A crash on an icy highway here had one mother and father questioning why more schools did not cancel...
DA says Berwick residents’ losses could hit $91,000
BERWICK — A former office worker at Berwick Retirement Village pleaded guilty Monday to embezzling at least $35,000 and...
January 12, 2015
Masked, drunken dad swinging nunchakus on street, charges say
CATAWISSA — A drunken father wearing a Guy Fawkes mask and swinging nunchakus here threatened to kill police if they...
Surveillance video contradicted claim of mix-up, police say
MILLVILLE — A Wal-Mart shoplifter lied on the witness stand, inventing a story to make it sound like she never intended...
Woman allegedly pinched friend between vehicles at gas station
MILLVILLE — A Bloomsburg-area woman mistakenly hit the gas instead of the brake when pulling up to a gas pump, pinning...
Room in downtown Bloom needed for public defender hub, officials say
BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County is looking for office space to rent in downtown Bloomsburg to alleviate crowded conditions...
Fracas in Hemlock led to marijuana charge against man
HEMLOCK TWP. — Ronald Sotack grabbed a baseball bat and walked to a neighbor’s house to confront a group of three...
January 11, 2015
Seven-hour hearing over will airs details of family dispute
BLOOMSBURG — The late Robert Schumacher Sr., approaching age 90 and confused at times with worsening dementia, made...
Woman’s Facebook post: ‘I love my job’
MAHONING TWP. — A female teacher at a juvenile jail who allegedly had sex with an underage inmate inside a storage...
Shareholder calls for restrictions; official questions practicality
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Fair will take a look at restricting smoking to designated areas on the fairgrounds this...
Tenor trio featuring local native could be big grandstand draw, based on BU success, boss says
BLOOMSBURG — In a departure from the usual country and rock acts, the Bloomsburg Fair is courting operatic trio Forte...
Charges: Suspect hadn’t been home in days
MIFFLINVILLE — A Berwick man who had not been home for three days had high levels of a prescription drug in his system...
January 10, 2015
Accused killer’s sister gets custody of dead man’s children
BLOOMSBURG — The grandmother of Frank Spencer’s two children is fighting to keep the kids with her in Bloomsburg...
Newspaper killers, accomplice slain after days of fear, unrest
PARIS (AP) — With explosions and gunfire, security forces Friday ended three days of terror around Paris, killing the...
As his Berwick mom faces court, victim worries for grandma
BERWICK — A son whose mother allegedly stabbed him in the chest said his physical injuries will heal, but it’ll take...
BERWICK — A Berwick-area man who was free to leave a police check but let an officer search his van had a crack pipe...
PITTSTON — Twenty-two members of public TV broadcasting station WVIA’s board of directors pooled together nearly $292,...
Nescopeck man returned to lockup in alleged fracas at Berwick house
BERWICK — A man accused of forcing his way through the door of a house and smashing its windows saw three charges...
January 9, 2015
Authorities believe Bloomsburg man had medical episode
CATAWISSA — An expert fisherman and well-known Service Electric employee died Thursday after he suffered an apparent...
Bloomsburg suspect is to face charges in court
CATAWISSA — A lawyer for an accused meth maker asked a judge to dismiss the charges against him because the evidence...
CATAWISSA — A pair of batteries exploded as a man tried to fix a malfunctioning emergency siren here, spewing battery...
BERWICK — A Berwick man who snatched a purse at a convenience store was picked up only about 10 minutes later, police...
Police: Drunken underage guests were passed out
POWAY, Calif. — A father is facing charges in the wake of his daughter’s Playboy Mansion-themed 18th birthday party,...
January 8, 2015
Charges: Stench, ‘ingredients’ chatter greeted police
MONTOUR TWP. — Chemical odors wafted out from a cracked window as police preparing to raid a suspected meth lab closed...
Man hurled from Jeep in one of two traffic-snarling crashes near Danville
MAHONING TWP. — A Danville-area man was thrown from his SUV here Wednesday when he tried to buckle his seat belt,...
Strong, energetic ‘matriarch’ once ran a temporary-employment agency in Danville
DANVILLE — Just last month, Matt Lysiak threw a surprise 69th birthday party for mother Gina Lysiak. About 25...
Victim Lange says he apologized
SCRANTON (AP) — An 18-year-old man who grabbed a television reporter’s arm and yelled obscenities during a live...
January 7, 2015
Cops: Man charged with lifting eight sets at Wal-Mart grabbed two more
HEMLOCK TWP. — A man charged with stealing eight TVs from Wal-Mart in 2011 stole two more in November, police say....
Montour defendants, including an alleged predator, granted up to $6G for evaluation
DANVILLE — Montour County taxpayers will be billed up to $6,000 for psychiatric evaluations of two defendants who can’t...
Police: Danville-area woman’s foot still on gas of BMW after impact
MAHONING TWP. — A Danville-area woman experiencing a medical emergency ran her car into a cinder-block pillar at the...
Rural Briar Creek garage hit weeks after crash wrecked fence
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A Ford Mustang slid into Dutch and Betty Kishbaugh’s garage Tuesday, just a few weeks after another...
Three profitable years built flood fund, CEO says
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Fair made a $670,000 profit last year, despite the cancelation of one grandstand show and...
January 6, 2015
Millville-area suspect allegedly hid $22G Kubota under tarp in woods
MADISON TWP. —An anonymous caller pointed police to a stolen Kubota tractor hidden under a tarp in the woods here,...
MADISON TWP. — About the same time police found a stolen tractor near his home, Bryon James Eyer also got in trouble...
Frein faces trial in barracks attack; prosecution seeking death penalty
MILFORD — A judge on Monday ordered a survivalist who called for revolution to stand trial on charges he fatally shot a...
State says Leighow must pay $63G for pollution of water
DANVILLE — Leighow Oil Co. Inc. of Danville must pay a $63,351 fine for spills of gasoline, diesel fuel and heating oil...
$3G in fittings found stolen at Danville-area inn
VALLEY TWP. — Thieves looted the vacant Days Inn motel, taking more than $3,000 in televisions, scrap metal and...
Driver also drunk when pulled over, according to charges
BERWICK — A Berwick man stopped for driving without taillights gave an officer a fake Mexican license, police say....
HARRISBURG (AP) — One of four tickets worth $1 million each was sold at Love’s Travel Stop in Mifflinville, state...
January 5, 2015
24-year-old nabbed in borrowed car, posted news to Facebook, cops say
FERNVILLE — A Danville man racked up his fifth DUI charge in just under seven years, then posted the news on Facebook,...
Columbia inmate allegedly caught with fake weed, heroin in his cell
BLOOMSBURG — An inmate at the Columbia County prison turned an apple he got for lunch into a pot pipe and was nabbed...
Bloom-area Harley-shop owner says he’s still adjusting to pull of power
MONTOUR TWP. — With his Top Fuel Harley-Davidson drag bike reaching nearly 200 mph, Rich Vreeland says he’s just along...
MONTOUR TWP. — As an ordained minister, Rich Vreeland hosts 20-minute Bible study sessions on Saturday nights while...
Suspect smashed rest-area vending machines on I-80 here, stole $1,500 for blind, charges say
MIFFLIN TWP. — A man with a history of smashing vending machines with a sledgehammer has been nabbed for a slew of...
Fire official: Driver freed, taken to GMC
STILLWATER — A man was trapped under his SUV after it crashed into a utility pole Saturday during slippery conditions,...
January 4, 2015
Both women allegedly boozing at Bloom bar before making drive to pick up young kids
BLOOMSBURG — A mother and her friend were drinking at a town bar just before driving to pick up children from Memorial...
Several readers say they would welcome Bloom Fairgrounds fowl
BLOOMSBURG — Three geese living near the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds may soon have a new home after a picture and letter...
Police investigating reports of explosion and gunfire suspect chemical rifle targets
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — Some residents in central Columbia County reported hearing or feeling a loud explosion Saturday...
Weird case started with hit-run, cop says
BENTON — Two men in one pickup truck were both drunk in a bizarre case of double DUI here, court papers say. Cody Paul...
HEMLOCK TWP. — A driver clipped another vehicle and kept going, later telling police, “It was only a mirror,” court...
January 3, 2015
Epilepsy suspected in sudden passing of Vo-Tech grad
BERWICK — A 19-year-old who dreamed of becoming a volunteer firefighter died suddenly on New Year’s Eve. Now his...
Cops: Benton man attempted to switch seats after hitting home
BERWICK — The man who crashed a U-Haul into a van and rammed a house Friday morning switched seats with his passenger...
Berwick native was thrown from truck, authorities report
RALPHO TWP. — At the end of a two-week cross-country hunting trip, Brett Siegel bagged a coveted elk as he and his...
LIVINGSTON, Mont. (AP) — As people across the United States struggle to stick to their New Year’s Resolutions, an 11-...
DANVILLE — A Danville man whose license expired in 1997 was driving drunk when stopped for a lighting violation, police...
January 2, 2015
Berwick suspect violated victim twice, authorities say
BERWICK — A man raped a woman twice on New Year’s Eve after she allowed him to visit but warned him, “We’re not having...
Passenger badly injured in wreck in Fairmount Township
FAIRMOUNT TWP. — Two drivers died and a passenger in one of their vehicles was seriously hurt in a violent collision...
Family, dogs escape in Berwick
BERWICK — Seamus Ridgway put a pot of oil on the stove to cook french fries, then stepped out for a smoke, and the...
Mahoning Township supers searching for a new top cop
MAHONING TWP. — Supervisors here spent $10,000 of taxpayer money having the police chief investigated, records show....
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — It was an embarrassing Christmas for Nivea Cabrera after she was accused by her fiance’s mother of...
January 1, 2015
Claims against landlord, DA, university, state, police win only judge’s ire
BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg University graduateAmro Ayman Elansaribegan by suing his landlord, claiming that a dispute over...
BLOOMSBURG — The man who is suing Bloomsburg University is also fighting a charge that he smoked marijuana during...
One area man left $5G for canines, disinherited a child
A dog lover set aside $5,000 in his will for his canines and also disinherited a daughter who had not talked to him for...
Woman dropped court order against tot’s dad, but his alleged threats cut short reconciliation
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A woman dropped a protection-from-abuse order against her son’s father, then let him move in with...
State changes for livestock and teen drivers kick in today
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) —New state laws taking effect today give livestock in California more living room, approve direct-...
December 31, 2014
Woman who gave pregnancy-ending drugs to teen daughter paroled in time for holidays
WASHINGTONVILLE — The mother who was jailed for giving her teenage daughter abortion-inducing pills has been paroled...
Attempted murder suspect had fled, was found in NYC
BERWICK — Prosecutors and defense attorneys for a man accused of attempted murder agreed to lower the defendant’s bail...
Station wagon carrying mother, three children slammed in rear on Route 11, west of Bloomsburg
MONTOUR TWP. — A car with three young children inside was sent spinning into a Route 11 embankment last night after...
Police: SUV driver pulled out in front of his car in Danville
DANVILLE — A Berwick man was left bleeding Tuesday after his car smashed into an SUV that pulled in front of him at a...
Berwick boyfriend turned in girl who left GMC after learning she’d lied, police say
MAHONING TWP. — A teenage mother who is in foster care herself was found less than 24 hours after walking away from...
$500 stolen from Wilburton company, senior center
WILBURTON NO. 2 — Someone snatched more than $500 after breaking into a fire hall here that also serves as a senior...
December 30, 2014
Ky. woman arrived drunk, quarreled with kin, defied police, charges say
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A woman got off a plane drunk for a holiday visit, got into an argument with her host and walked...
Bloom woman charged at over four times legal alcohol limit
BLOOMSBURG — A woman had a blood-alcohol level of.35 percent after her car went through a chain link fence bordering...
Soloist’s death adds sad note to long-awaited airing of Berwick show
BERWICK — When Bridgett Coolbaugh put out decorations at Reliance Fire Co. for the screening party of “It Takes a Choir...
SALEM TWP. — A restaurant employee tried to steal two pork chops and some kitchen gear, but was caught by the owner,...
Man, 25, seemed swamped by task, lawyer for county says
ORANGE TWP. — The elected tax collector here has resigned less than a year into his term, leaving township and county...
16-year-old may be with Berwick boyfriend, 20, officers say
MAHONING TWP. — Police are looking for a 16-year-old who walked away from her foster mother at Geisinger’s Knapper...
December 29, 2014
Former boyfriend allegedly broke windows in Berwick house, car
BERWICK — An angry ex-boyfriend broke into a home and assaulted his ex-girlfriend and her new beau before smashing out...
In two years, pay for execs up 77 percent
BLOOMSBURG — In the two years since former administrator Carol Mas retired, the cost to oversee the town has increased...
Berwick sibling refuses to leave, tend late mother’s house, lawsuit says
BERWICK — A man refuses to vacate his late mother’s house, so his brother is taking him to court in an effort to settle...
Court ordered man away from boy he was accused of hitting in face
BERWICK – A father is appealing a protection-from-abuse order barring him from his 3-year-old son. The boy’s mother...
December 28, 2014
Police: Berwick man drunk at wheel he crashed head-on into pastor’s car on Route 11, cops say
BRIAR CREEK — A Berwick driver was drunk when he swerved across Route 11 and slammed head-on into a pastor’s car in...
New restaurant in Bloom offers halal menu for faithful Muslims
BLOOMSBURG — A new restaurant that uses a clay oven to cook Indian, Pakistani and Middle Eastern foods has been the...
Deputy warden makes own break from 39-year Columbia prison career
BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County deputy prison warden Tom Bauman thought it was some sort of gag when he got a midnight...
Ex-newspaper staffer called quiet, funny and skilled
BLOOMSBURG —When Marlin Wagner didn’t renew his membership to Artspace during an October visit to the gallery, members...
If grads don’t earn $37G+, school will reimburse some debts
ADRIAN, Mich. (AP) — When it came time to pick a college, Abby Slusher leaned toward a private school near her...
December 27, 2014
Authorities: Berwick man nearly hit family, gave false ID
HEMLOCK TWP. — A drunken driver nearly ran down two teenagers as he sped through the Wal-Mart parking lot, then gave...
Berwick man failed to install proper handrails, suit states
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University coed fell down the stairs at a New Year’s Eve party, impaling her hand on a broken...
Bloomsburg codes office head denies grudge is held from court fight
BLOOMSBURG — A businessman who has been cited by the town says code enforcement officers are seeking revenge for losing...
Man one of three in area accused of abuse
A 72-year-old man has been banned from his home after threatening to push his wife down the stairs and hiding her car...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The transit police officers who helped deliver a Christmas baby on a subway train reunited with the...