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 15, 2014 - Page 12
DANVILLE — A man who suffered multiple stab wounds during a domestic dispute at his Roaring Creek Township residence this week has been released from...
Published on November 14, 2014 - Page 3
NESCOPECK — A Veterans Day parade is set for Saturday, forming at 11:30 a.m. at the Nescopeck car wash and stepping off at noon. The parade will...
Published on November 14, 2014 - Page 3
Danville Mayor Bernie Swank said she received a lot of calls and comments from people wondering why the borough’s Halloween parade was delayed....
Published on November 14, 2014 - Page 5
• A card shower is requested for George Makara, who will celebrate his 85th birthday Sunday, Nov. 16. He is confined to his home and would appreciate...
Published on November 14, 2014 - Page 5
John P. Crisman John Charles and Paula Sue (Leshefsky) Crisman, Nescopeck, are the parents of a son, John Paul, born Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, at...
Published on November 14, 2014 - Page 5
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Nov. 2-8: Nov. 2 • 1:27 a.m. — 400 block Washington Street, open door • 7:26 a.m. — 200...
Published on November 14, 2014 - Page 14
BERWICK — Cub Pack and Boy Scout Troop 88 will be picking up non-perishable food items for the Nescopeck Community Cupboard beginning at 10 a.m....
Published on November 14, 2014 - Page 14
SELINSGROVE — The Susquehanna Valley Reading Council has several service projects coming up. New members — including teachers, administrators,...
Published on November 14, 2014 - Page 14
“Does the record cold the United States is enduring mean we’re in for a long, extremely frigid winter? Not really! Records show half of the time, an...
Published on November 14, 2014 - Page 24
EDITOR’S NOTE: Bloomsburg University alumna TyLean Polley lives outside London with her husband, Jonathan , and young son, Silas . They’ll soon...
Published on November 13, 2014 - Page 1
SALEM TWP. — Callers and a letter writer have complained to the Press Enterprise about a foul odor they believe is coming from a 4,800-head pig farm...
Published on November 13, 2014 - Page 3
HARRISBURG — The state Senate Republican caucus has elected Senator John Gordner (R-Berwick) to serve as Majority Whip for the upcoming legislative...
Published on November 13, 2014 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A year after Matt Zoppetti and partner Sante D’Ambrosio won approval to develop the old Bloomsburg Mills site for senior housing and...
Published on November 13, 2014 - Page 3
A charity breakfast this weekend will benefit Tricia Hoffman, a Southern Columbia social studies teacher recovering from a brain injury. The meal...
Published on November 13, 2014 - Page 3
CARLISLE — Following a recall by Riba Foods Inc., Giant/Martin’s stores have removed from their shelves Salpica Ballpark Nacho and Black Bean Nacho...
Published on November 13, 2014 - Page 4
Alyce M. Hayman Travis Hayman and Nicholette Stout, Nescopeck, are the parents of a daughter, Alyce Mackenzie, born Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, at...
Published on November 13, 2014 - Page 19
BERWICK — Here are Berwick Area High School Honor Roll students for the first marking period: Distinguished Honors • 12th grade — William...
Published on November 13, 2014 - Page 26
BLOOMSBURG — Special-needs children will get to visit Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble’s Treefest this year during special hours set aside just for them...
Published on November 12, 2014 - Page 1
BEACH HAVEN — Carl Cragle says contractors damaged the 200-year-old stone foundation of the home where he’s lived since 1960 while work was being...
Published on November 12, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The mystery behind an “explosion” that shook a downtown business Tuesday was solved when a neighbor came by with a strange tale: A buck...

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