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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 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
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 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 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 3
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg High School’s Class of 1944 luncheon scheduled for today is now canceled.
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
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...
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 11
BLOOMSBURG — Here is the November report for the office of District Judge Russell Lawton: Assessment Detail Bloomsburg Area School District •...
Published on December 9, 2014 - Page 11
COLUMBIA COUNTY • Bryce Jordan Gray, 3 Adams Drive, Catawissa, son of Milton David Gray and Sharon Glenda Gray, and Jessica Amarante, 515 Legion...
Published on December 9, 2014 - Page 11
Press Enterprise readers have contributed more than $15,000 in the first week of the 30th annual Brighter Christmas Fund. The fund’s advisory board...
Published on December 9, 2014 - Page 11
DANVILLE — Geisinger Health System rheumatologists have created a new care model for rheumatoid arthritis patients that has produced significant...
Published on December 9, 2014 - Page 11
BLOOMSBURG — Property taxes will increase 9 percent under a spending plan approved by council Monday night. The $5 million budget doesn’t include...
Published on December 8, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — At this year’s Run for the Diamonds, one of the spectators ended up walking away with a diamond ring when her boyfriend proposed on his way...
Published on December 8, 2014 - Page 1
JoLeen knows she’s made some mistakes. But her “horrible” taste in men resulted in at least two good things: Son Brayden, 5, and daughter Jayda, 2...
Published on December 8, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Since September, the town has received nearly 200 postcards asking council to stop pushing for rules that would ban discrimination based...
Published on December 8, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Council appears split 3-3 on drafting an ordinance to protect lesbians and gays from discrimination, which could leave Mayor Sandy Davis...
Published on December 8, 2014 - Page 3
Kidnapper died at GMC, coroner says PITTSBURGH (AP) — A woman sent to prison for abducting a newborn from a Pittsburgh hospital has died. Breona...
Published on December 8, 2014 - Page 3
A local man is trying to convert his love of food into an Internet radio show. So far, he’s interviewed five finalists from the television show “Top...
Published on December 8, 2014 - Page 4
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is one in a series of articles written by Danville High School students about agencies supported by the local United Way...

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