Columbia and Northumberland see first gay marriage applications

Last updated: May 21, 2014 - 5:08pm


Chris DeFrain, left, and Dwayne Heisler in a picture from Tuesday. The men were the first same-sex couple to apply for a marriage license in Columbia County. (Keith Haupt/Press Enterprise)
BLOOMSBURG — All local counties are now taking same-sex marriage license applications after consultation with their lawyers. Columbia and...

Last Updated: October 28, 2014 - 12:02pm

BLOOMSBURG — A council committee says Bloomsburg needs to draw up a law protecting gays from discrimination in town.

A resolution to ask the state to take action would be "passing...

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Last Updated: October 28, 2014 - 7:48am

BLOOMSBURG — For the past two months, the town Community and Economic Development Committee has heard from supporters and opponents of a proposal to draw up an anti-discrimination...

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Last Updated: October 26, 2014 - 11:15pm

NANTICOKE — A man and woman from Berwick have been charged after an explosion in a suspected meth lab here, police said late Sunday.
Adam Longenberger and Jessica Collett, 28, were...

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