Local

News from Columbia and Montour counties and the region, sorted by most recent. (For news on crime, arrests and court cases, see Crime & Courts.


Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 4
• Thomas Sienkiewicz will celebrate his 87th birthday on Wednesday, Nov. 5. Cards will reach him at 421 Columbia Ave., Box 146, Aristes, PA 17920...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 6
“With southwesterly winds, today will be the best day of the week, featuring partly sunny skies, a gusty breeze and afternoon temperatures in the mid...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 11
LEWISBURG — Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Nellie McKay and Grammy Award-winning Turtle Island Quartet will perform songs from the...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 12
SCOTT TWP. — For 18 years, Chad Lower dutifully gave blood, pint after pint, despite schedule conflicts and a bout with anemia. On Thursday, the day...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 12
CATAWISSA — A Catawissa man and two friends pulled $40 of scrap from the rubble of a flooded South First Street home, then tried to make off with the...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 12
Here are Halloween happenings in our area: Today • Benton — Halloween Parade, 7 p.m.; floats line up at 6; to register a float: Jean MacDermott,...
Published on October 27, 2014 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — The scruffy raccoon draped across Jonathan Fletcher’s shoulders flicks out a pink tongue, lapping at his cheek and lips in what he...
Published on October 27, 2014 - Page 3
The next chapter in the debate over a possible anti-discrimination ordinance will play out at Town Hall’s council chambers Tuesday. But this time,...
Published on October 27, 2014 - Page 5
Here are Halloween happenings in our area: Today • BERWICK — Trick-or-Treat Trail, 6-8 p.m., Berwick YMCA, 231 W. Third St.;children can learn...
Published on October 27, 2014 - Page 5
VALLEY TWP. — Deer in the roadway have caused at least three crashes this week, including one in Montour County. A man was driving a new pickup...
Published on October 27, 2014 - Page 7
They came from broken homes to a state university in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains and met the father figure they never had: a school vice...
Published on October 27, 2014 - Page 12
“Last week, clouds, chilly temperatures and occasional showers dominated our weather. “It will be just the opposite this week, with abundant...
Published on October 27, 2014 - Page 19
Special to the Press Enterprise BLOOMSBURG — Nick Lazzarini, season one winner of Fox’s “So You Think You Can Dance,” discovered at the early age of...
Published on October 27, 2014 - Page 22
BLOOMSBURG —Here are more results from the 159th Bloomsburg Fair: 4-H EDUCATION/4-H/ FFA/FCS - 4-H and Voc Market Swine - Market Swine 1st -...
Published on October 26, 2014 - Page 1
Some employees at local American Red Cross chapters are being laid off as the charity reorganizes, but residents shouldn’t see any change in services...
Published on October 26, 2014 - Page 6
Nationally, the American Red Cross has had financial problems for several years. When current CE OGail McGovern took over in 2008, it had a budget...
Published on October 26, 2014 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — West Chester’s football team may have lost more than a game Saturday, according to witnesses. Several Rams players were overheard...
Published on October 26, 2014 - Page 9
Callie M. Lewis Courtney Lewis, Bloomsburg, is the mother of a daughter, Callie Mackenzie, born Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at Geisinger-Bloomsburg...
Published on October 26, 2014 - Page 10
“With weather systems flying across the nation, hold onto your hats today. “It will be partly sunny and chilly, with northwesterly winds gusting to...
Published on October 26, 2014 - Page 25
DANVILLE — Geisinger Medical Center has been named one of the “125 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Orthopedic Programs” by Becker’s Hospital...

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