Bloomsburg, PA

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Bloomsburg, Columbia County's seat, is the only incorporated town in Pennsylvania. The relaxed rural atmosphere characteristic of central Pennsylvania is balanced by stimulating cultural and recreational activities.


Published on September 1, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Passers-by have been stopping at Dave Dick’s new meal takeout business, asking for a copy of his menu. Dick has to politely turn them...
Published on August 31, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — ZZ Top has canceled a slate of concerts after its bassist fell on a tour bus and injured his hip, but the rockers still plan to walk on...
Published on August 31, 2014 - Page 23
BLOOMSBURG — Two non-profit groups promoting local businesses are entering into a partnership in hopes of getting more efficient, tackling additional...
Published on August 31, 2014 - Page 30
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Tuesday — Academy of Little Learners, 2:30-3 p.m...
Published on August 30, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Accused “Black Widow” murderess Maria Sanutti-Spencer kept having sex with her estranged husband — as well as a boyfriend — during a...
Published on August 30, 2014 - Page 9
BLOOMSBURG — Danville had new starters all over the field Friday, so coach Jim Keiser felt his young team needed some early breaks to help them get...
Published on August 29, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — An upriver man pleaded guilty Wednesday to forging a $600 check belonging to an Orangeville resident. Marc Velez, 20, Swoyersville,...
Published on August 29, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A Benton man has pleaded no contest to making terroristic threats against a property owner whose wife had asked him not to enter their...
Published on August 29, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man who stole a safe from a friend’s home was allowed to enter Columbia County’s ARD probation program for first offenders....
Published on August 29, 2014 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — Several defendants were put on probation or paroled at sentencing this week, including a Berwick man whose own lawyer called his heroin...
Published on August 29, 2014 - Page 11
BLOOMSBURG — Ryan Geiger and Dakota Hoagland spent the 2013 season —their first as starters — learning from some of the best offensive linemen in the...
Published on August 29, 2014 - Page 14
BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg’s Ivey-Rose Kramer only dropped a point in the final set at No. 1 singles for Bloomsburg, as the Panthers defeated Montgomery...
Published on August 28, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A decade ago, Husky Korners was slated for demolition. Now, the building filled with student housing and 14 businesses has sold for...
Published on August 28, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — The 2014-15 application period is now open for the REAP program. REAP, or Resource Enhancement and Protection, is intended for farmers...
Published on August 28, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — The Robbins-Shuman Scholarship Fund has awarded 47 Columbia County college students with scholarships totaling $157,500 for the 2014-15...
Published on August 28, 2014 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — Police responded to these calls from Aug. 20-26: Aug. 20 •3:28 a.m. — Noise complaint, Iron Street •6:06 a.m. — Assist other agency...
Published on August 27, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG —Face twisted by emotion, Dwayne Heisler told a council committee Tuesday he wanted to know that as a gay man he could go into any...
Published on August 27, 2014 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — An accused drug dealer from Brooklyn was taken into custody last week after missing court dates. Mark C. Williams, 31, known as “Muzz...
Published on August 27, 2014 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — It will be a long time before council passes any ordinance to prevent discrimination based on sexual orientation. But two of the three...
Published on August 27, 2014 - Page 7
BLOOMSBURG — A controversial new rule this year could affect the outcome of PSAC football division races. For the first time, results of two early...

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