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 November 19, 2014 - Page 4
Ava K. Maciejewski Emma R. Maciejewski Audrey G. Maciejewski Joshua and Brianna (Kranzel) Maciejewski of Lafayette, Ind., are the parents of...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 4
• Henry Schenck of Berwick is spending the winter in Florida and will celebrate his 90th birthday Monday, Nov. 24. A member of the Susquehanna...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 5
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) —Norfolk Southern Corp. has agreed to pay $217 million to buy nearly 300 miles of track from a subsidiary of Canadian Pacific...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 5
HARRISBURG (AP) — A college professor is challenging the use of her union dues to promote the gubernatorial campaign of Democratic Gov.-elect Tom...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — The town’s 2015 draft budget sets aside $36,000 for new parking meters on Main Street and Market Square. But to pay for the meters,...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 6
DANVILLE — The borough recently received approval from the state Department of Community & Economic Development to use $689,000 in grant funds...
Published on November 19, 2014 - Page 6
“With the Siberian air that blew into the area yesterday in no hurry to leave, today will be partly cloudy, breezy and cold. Tonight will be fair and...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 1
ZION GROVE — After Lisa Dalesandro left her son’s father and moved back home to Zion Grove, she lost her job and her mother became ill. So the single...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 1
MAHONING TWP. — An investigation into the retiring police chief here is complete, and no intentional wrongdoing has been found, township supervisors...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. — A rumor that a Berwick middle school student with a gun was planning some kind of violence at school this week had administrators and...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 3
Columbia County’s Traveling Library will soon cross 100,000 miles of service in Columbia County, and it’ll probably reach that milestone while...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 3
BUCKHORN — A leaky propane line caused a small fire near a stove at 123 Ivey Drive around 1 p.m. Monday, firefighters say. Residents Charles and...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 3
DANVILLE — Renovations are planned for a large room at the former Danville Elementary, and the school board intends to meet there in the future....
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 4
• Leonard Wolfe will celebrate his 83rd birthday on Sunday, Nov. 23. Cards will reach him at 318 W. Third St., Mifflinville, PA 18631. • Arline...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 6
“With air from Siberia making it all the way to Pennsylvania, today will be as cold and uncomfortable as a November day can be. Sunshine will be...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 11
LEWISBURG — Parallel Exit, described in a press release as “New York City’s pre-eminent physical theatre company,” will present “Exit Stage Left” on...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — Balzano’s Italian Kitchen was cited by State Police Liquor Control Enforcement for operating with an expired liquor license in September...
Published on November 18, 2014 - Page 12
LEWISBURG — The Weis Center for the Performing Arts at Bucknell University will present a Celtic holiday performance, Christmas with L??nasa with...
Published on November 17, 2014 - Page 3
Giant announces Ortega Taco recall CARLISLE — Following a recall by B&G Foods, Inc., GIANT Food Stores, LLC and MARTIN’S Food Markets announced...
Published on November 17, 2014 - Page 3
The town wants a larger cut of your fun. Council voted 6-1 last week to eliminate a section of its “amusement tax” that had exempted organizers of...

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