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 December 10, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Two restaurants here have teamed to give the hungry a hot meal for the past month. Seasons on Main owner Gary Vadakin has been asking...
Published on December 10, 2014 - Page 1
“We’d like to have a nice Christmas.” That’s the simple wish Ivy confided in her caseworker. The Mifflinville woman was born with polycystic kidney...
Published on December 10, 2014 - Page 3
The Christmas Boulevard opened in steady rain Saturday, but that didn’t dampen the holiday spirit. Though it came close. The paint on the comic book...
Published on December 10, 2014 - Page 3
LIBERTY TWP. — Eleven tractor-trailers were involved in collisions that closed a slippery stretch of Interstate 80 westbound just after midnight...
Published on December 10, 2014 - Page 5
John D. Hook III John Hook Jr. and Theresa Danko, Wapwallopen, are the parents of a son, John Daniel, born Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, at Geisinger-...
Published on December 10, 2014 - Page 5
• Susquehanna Valley World War II veteran John Paul is fighting his battle with cancer at home and is resting comfortably with the help of Geisinger...
Published on December 10, 2014 - Page 5
Concert time in Bloomsburg The Jubilate Choir will perform on Sunday at 3 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Church on Market Street in Bloomsburg. The time...
Published on December 10, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Wills filed recently in Columbia County: • Isaac Paul Hock, Scott Township, died Aug. 24, 2014, at 96; estate to wife, Althea C. Hock;...
Published on December 10, 2014 - Page 8
“With a large nor’easter barely moving, your Wednesday will be cloudy, breezy and cold, with periods of snow. Tonight and tomorrow will be cloudy and...
Published on December 10, 2014 - Page 13
DANVILLE — Danville’s unofficial historian has been ousted from the borough’s Historical Architectural Review Board to the dismay of her councilman...
Published on December 10, 2014 - Page 13
DANVILLE — Danville’s mayor wanted council to promote the police sergeant to assistant chief, but the idea was shot down before she could even make...
Published on December 10, 2014 - Page 13
• Frederick Ludwig Schrader IV, 93 E. Ninth St., Bloomsburg, son of Frederick Ludwig Schrader III and Shirley Polk Schrader, and Mary Ruth Lorence,...
Published on December 10, 2014 - Page 20
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble is reviving an audience favorite in two venues starting this week. David Sedaris ’ “The Santaland...
Published on December 9, 2014 - Page 1
DANVILLE — A taste of Mediterranean-style cuisine has come to Danville. E tu Bistro quietly opened along Mill Street in November and will use fresh...
Published on December 9, 2014 - Page 1
Never again. When husband Greg slapped her over some dirty dishes, Martina decided she’d had enough. Not wanting sons Dom, 10, and Jed, 8, to grow...
Published on December 9, 2014 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg High School’s Class of 1944 luncheon scheduled for today is now canceled.
Published on December 9, 2014 - Page 3
Bruce Crawford dropped a special delivery into the yard outside his parents’ North Street home in Benton in August 1943 during a flyover of a B-17...
Published on December 9, 2014 - Page 4
Lydia R. Hardenber Jay and Brittany (Mickel) Hardenber of Bloomsburg are the parents of a daughter, Lydia Rochelle, born Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014, at...
Published on December 9, 2014 - Page 6
“With a large storm named Damon along the East Coast, Mother Nature is going to throw everything at us but the kitchen sink during the next 48 hours...
Published on December 9, 2014 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — A pickup driver didn’t see an oncoming car and accidentally clipped it Monday night, sending the car spinning over the curb in front of...

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