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 March 10, 2015 - Page 3
Camp Victory is in the midst of an estimated $270,000 project to clean out a mucky pond on its property. Not only will the project make the pond...
Published on March 10, 2015 - Page 4
Danielle R. Jensen Samuel and Brianna (Buck) Jensen of Danville are the parents of a daughter, Danielle Rose, born Wednesday, March 4, 2015, at...
Published on March 10, 2015 - Page 4
Trips cost about $19G The Montour County Housing Authority spent roughly $19,000 sending its members to conferences in Nashville and Baltimore in...
Published on March 10, 2015 - Page 6
“The 2015 tornado season has gotten off to a slow start, thankfully. Twisters were scarce in January, and only two hit in February, which has an...
Published on March 10, 2015 - Page 12
If things have gone well, by the time you read this the Dawn Mission will have successfully entered orbit around the dwarf planet and asteroid, 1...
Published on March 10, 2015 - Page 22
DANVILLE — Geisinger Medical Center and Geisinger Clinic are seeking payments from the following people, court records show. The defendants in such...
Published on March 9, 2015 - Page 1
BRIAR CREEK — The saga of the Ber-Vaughn pool has gone through more twists and turns than the scariest water slide at Dorney Park, but the pool will...
Published on March 9, 2015 - Page 1
DANVILLE — Some Montour County Housing Authority members flew to Nashville and drove to Baltimore to attend an annual conference, all expenses paid...
Published on March 9, 2015 - Page 3
Take a jaunt down to the Caldwell Consistory Wednesday for the annual ArtWalk-In, 4-8 p.m. This year, the Moose Exchange, Downtown Bloomsburg, and...
Published on March 9, 2015 - Page 7
Bob “Fuzzy” Beyers will celebrate his 80th birthday on Wednesday, March 18. Cards will reach him at 6 Penn Brook Drive, Bloomsburg, PA 17815....
Published on March 9, 2015 - Page 12
“After enduring harsh winter conditions for the past six weeks, I think you’re going to enjoy the next five days. With all the arctic air moving back...
Published on March 8, 2015 - Page 1
BERWICK — Borough officials suspect Fred Berlin is exploiting a loophole in the landlord law to duck inspections. Berlin says he’s merely helping...
Published on March 8, 2015 - Page 3
HUNLOCK TWP. — A fire that broke out in a first-floor garage destroyed a man’s home and sent him running into the brutal cold for safety late Friday...
Published on March 8, 2015 - Page 5
Press Enterprise staff BERWICK — Here are some of the advantages enjoyed by homeowners with traditional mortgages, but not by residents purchasing...
Published on March 8, 2015 - Page 7
NORTH CENTRE TWP. — A Greenwood Township woman hit her head inside her vehicle but escaped serious injury Friday when her SUV hit a patch of ice and...
Published on March 8, 2015 - Page 7
Cannon W. Crossley Keith and Angela (Atherton) Crossley, Columbia County, are the parents of a son, Cannon Wayne, born Thursday, March 5, 2015, at...
Published on March 8, 2015 - Page 7
FRANKLIN TWP. — The road running past Knoebels Amusement Resort will be shut down Tuesday to allow the company erecting a new roller coaster to take...
Published on March 8, 2015 - Page 8
“With all the snow on the ground in the region, a quick warm-up along with heavy rains would bring flooding problems. “But fortunately, as far ahead...
Published on March 8, 2015 - Page 25
ALLENTOWN — AGAPE in Bloomsburg is one of 10 charitable organizations that will share in a recent donation by PPL Electric Utilities to help the poor...
Published on March 8, 2015 - Page 25
PHILADELPHIA — Twenty-four UPS drivers from Pennsylvania are among 1,445 newly inducted worldwide into the Circle of Honor, an honorary organization...

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