Press Enterprise 30 Day Archive

July 14, 2014
Facing strip search, suspect allegedly revealed heroin packs, white powder
HEMLOCK TWP. — Faced with a strip search, a drug suspect reached into his undergarments and pulled out 13 bundles of...
‘She has made my life a living hell,’ victim says
DANVILLE — Bob Tarr avoids going into Danville except for work because he’s afraid of what Beth Ann Rogers may do. “I...
Man banned from contact with woman who lost three of her six children in April blaze
DANVILLE — A man threatened to kill his ex-girlfriend just weeks after three of her children died in a house fire, a...
Many devices contain nickel, top allergy-inducing metal
CHICAGO (AP) — Unexplained rash? Check your iPad. It turns out the popular tablet computer may contain nickel, one of...
Berwick suspect allegedly raised ruckus over missing paycheck after visit to bar
BERWICK — A man erupted in screaming when he got home from a bar on his 21st birthday, claiming somebody had stolen his...
July 13, 2014
Bloom, Millville officials object due to faith, also cite schedules for not doing weddings
Two district judges say same-sex marriage does not square with their religious beliefs. So, they won’t be officiating...
Officials at Exchange building hope to learn repair cost soon
BLOOMSBURG — Officials at the fire-ravaged Moose Exchange hope to know the cost of repairing the building by summer’s...
Both men charged in fracas
NESCOPECK — A Berwick man harassing women at a bar at closing time was physically removed by another patron, police say...
HUNTINGTON TWP. — A woman who called police and accused her brother of beating her later admitted she was just hungry...
Husband said spouse, mother-in-law berated him during argument, police say
BERWICK — With his wife and mother-in-law both telling him he was worthless, Donald R. Bogart admits he got angry,...
July 12, 2014
Catawissa man prone to fits of anger, complaint alleges
CATAWISSA — A Catawissa man violated a protection-from-abuse order against him two times in as many months, court...
SCOTT TWP. — When a woman told her drunken boyfriend to stop spitting on the floor, he “flipped out” and hit her in the...
Parents: Enrollment in BU program gives an unfair advantage
BERWICK — Nicole Taylor, 17, has been second in her class since eighth grade, her parents say. But her class rank was...
Man admits no crime, but agrees to avoid wife
BERWICK — A man pointed a gun at himself and his wife during a fight over whether he had hit their son, a court...
Object may look bigger, brighter
NEW YORK — Tonight’s full moon will appear to be unusually big. In fact, it will be a “supermoon.” That’s the nickname...
July 11, 2014
Two facing trial in double slaying
SHICKSHINNY — A relative of two murder victims quietly wept in court Thursday as a State Police corporal read a letter...
Downburst struck Northside residents hard, cutting power and leaving debris
PINE TWP. — As the winds picked up, Yvonne and Charles Whitmoyer stepped in from their porch and stood at their dining-...
SALEM TWP. — A man high on meth and awake for three days stopped his car in traffic so he could catch the poisonous...
CATAWISSA — David A. Disidoro doesn’t deny that he yelled at his girlfriend’s ex and hit the man during a scuffle in a...
CATAWISSA — A Catawissa man who repeatedly broke into a flood-ravaged house here to paint, drink, and listen to music...
July 10, 2014
If Jake Close was proud of his brush with fame after appearing on these hallowed pages last week, he must be ecstatic...
PPL: Out-of-state crews helping restore power, remove trees
BLOOMSBURG — Cleanup work from Tuesday evening’s storms will continue through today, as municipal crews were left with...
BERWICK — A drunken, hit-and-run driver blamed his crash on his girlfriend, whom he had just punched in the face,...
Bloomsburg-area mother also says doctor messed up her meds
BLOOMSBURG — A woman charged with filing a false report that put her boyfriend in jail for nearly two weeks says police...
DA: Alleged victim, family are satisfied with deal
BLOOMSBURG — A counselor accused of sexually assaulting a teen girl at a summer camp was sentenced to probation Tuesday...
July 9, 2014
Catawissa man allegedly scrawled graffiti, including ‘kill cops’
CATAWISSA — A drunken Catawissa man twice broke into an abandoned, flood-ravaged house here last month, claiming he was...
Storm KOs power to nearly 7,000 customers in Columbia, Montour
MONTOUR TWP. — A toppled tree busted through the roof of a home here and struck a man inside during a fierce...
Benton man’s wife says she blames herself for urging him to do driving
BLOOMSBURG — A Benton man must serve five to 10 years in state prison for driving drunk at more than twice the legal...
MIFFLINVILLE — A woman who was jailed for DUI while texting earlier this year now faces her third drunken-driving...
Danville man will also face charges of stealing $12G from mart where he worked, police say
MAHONING TWP. — A Danville man who planned to steal coins from his grandfather panicked and jumped from a second-story...
July 8, 2014
Councilman blames criticism for quick exit, but hire cites bad ‘fit’
BERWICK — The new borough manager resigned before spending one day on the job, a council member said Monday. Gena R....
Police: Orangeville-area teen’s vehicle went flying and made a one-in-a-million landing
ORANGEVILLE — An SUV wound up standing on its rear wheels against a sheared utility pole after the driver dozed off on...
Catawissa chief reports pet feces, mold, stench
CATAWISSA — When police burst into a heroin distributor’s house here July 4, they found four adults and a toddler...
ESPY — Firefighters used a chain saw to slice holes into the roof of a two-story home at 2470 Old Berwick Road last...
Officer: Man sought in N.Y. for jumping bail in drug case
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University student wanted in New York was tracked through his Facebook page and a recent...
Police: Bloom-area man found at home, admitted ‘he did something stupid’
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A drunken driver lost control of his muscle car, hit a pole and fled, leaving his son to pick up...

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