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 April 8, 2014 - Page 6
“During the weekend, a large storm produced severe thunderstorms, tornadoes and flooding across the Deep South, but fortunately, by the time this...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 11
KINGSTON — All school employees who will be retiring in the next five years are invited to a pre-retirement seminar at LIU 18, 368 Tioga Ave.,...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 11
DANVILLE — Even with a strike looming next week, “nothing” was accomplished Monday when Danville school board and teacher union representatives got...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 12
RIVERSIDE — A public meeting is scheduled today to discuss a Canadian Pacific Railway project to replace an aging crossing at Route 54 here, just off...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — The following property transfers were recorded in Columbia County during March: •Helene P. Thomas (EST AKA), Pearl Helene Thomas (EST...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 16
BERWICK — A field day focused on soil health is set for Wednesday, April 23, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Faihopity Farms Dairy, 492 Cemetery Road near...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 22
Here are scheduled Easter Egg Hunts and other events in the area: April 12 • BERWICK —Special Needs Easter Egg Hunt, 2 p.m., Berwick Elks, 117 W...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Windsor Foods shut down its Bloomsburg plant about three weeks ago, putting roughly 140 people out of work. But a woman in charge of...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 3
The Shade Mountain Winery will close its eight-year-old Bloomsburg store at the end of the month and move down the Susquehanna to Riverside. After...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 3
Here are scheduled Easter Egg Hunts and other events in the area: April 12 • BERWICK —Special Needs Easter Egg Hunt, 2 p.m., Berwick Elks, 117 W...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 4
Here are more events coming up at Bloomsburg University: • The BU Concert Choir will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the First Presbyterian Church...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — The following property transfers were recorded in Columbia County during March: •Andrew P. Fedder, Julie L. Nevel (NKA) Julie L. Fedder...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 4
Hi, I’m Maggie Hoffman, 17 years old, and a senior at The Pennsylvania Cyber Charter School. I live on a small farm in Northumberland and raise...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 5
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls from March 23-29. March 23 •2:28 a.m. — 1100 block Freas Avenue, animal complaint •3:10...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 5
Maximus L. Hughes Ashley Minnich and Jon Hughes of Berwick are the parents of a son, Maximus Lee, born Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Geisinger-...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 12
“April is famous for its showery periods, as cold air fights to hang on and warmer air tries to push it away. It is normally sometime in May before...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 22
Blood drives • April 8: Caldwell Consistory, 150 N. Market St., Bloomsburg, 1-6 p.m. • April 8: Bethany UM Church, 1730 Fowler Ave., Berwick, 1-6...
Published on April 6, 2014 - Page 1
Did the polar vortex take its toll on your winter coats? Have zippers snapped off under the strain of use in the constant cold? Instant Zipper might...
Published on April 6, 2014 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. —After more than two years and $1 million, Skatetown will open its doors to the public Saturday for the first time since the Lee flood....
Published on April 6, 2014 - Page 1
In a new twist for this year’s “Teen Star” competition, judges will name both a top instrumentalist and top vocalist. Each will win $1,500. That...

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