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 August 30, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG —A prominent developer says he can create a plan to add 100 new parking spots to the downtown if council gives him a penny as payment and...
Published on August 30, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — There will soon be another pizza option in the Bloomsburg area, as Little Caesars prepares to move into the strip mall attached to the...
Published on August 30, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County will see $550,000 in savings after refinancing about $9 million in debt at a lower interest rate. Commissioner Chris...
Published on August 30, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man found to have a stolen handgun in his car after he crashed into the Bloomsburg Ambulance building has waived a hearing and...
Published on August 29, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — David Bauman, poet and librarian, will read from his work at River Poets’ September meeting Thursday at Bloomsburg Public Library,...
Published on August 29, 2016 - Page 8
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to the following calls Aug. 17-24. Aug. 17 • 5:27 a.m. — Assist other agency, Mall Boulevard • 8:33 a.m. —...
Published on August 29, 2016 - Page 8
BLOOMSBURG — Grammy-award winning performer/creator/composer Rinde Eckert is using a grant he recently received for an “appreciation odyssey.” He’s...
Published on August 28, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg woman is accused of using her mother’s bank card to withdraw $390 from her account at an ATM. Megan Mericle, 26, of 118...
Published on August 28, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A group of college students who put up an offensive sign took it down quickly in the face of a fierce backlash Friday. But images of...
Published on August 28, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A woman who stole about $20 from a bathroom tip jar at the Beer Depot near Millville last December was fined $100 in court this week for...
Published on August 28, 2016 - Page 11
BLOOMSBURG — It’s always nice to have an extra weapon or two whenever you’re trying to win football games. That’s the case at Bloomsburg University...
Published on August 28, 2016 - Page 35
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from Good Shepherd and Buckhorn United Methodist churches this week: •...
Published on August 28, 2016 - Page 35
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — Brite Beginnings, 9:30-10:15 a.m.;...
Published on August 27, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Nescopeck woman sentenced to probation after getting caught making meth in her father’s Jeep Wrangler is back in prison after using...
Published on August 27, 2016 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A suburban Philadelphia man busted on his way to Block Party last year with drugs and a 9mm pistol in his car has been sentenced to six...
Published on August 27, 2016 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — Two convicted meth offenders from Berwick, one of whom caused an explosion and fire while cooking the drug in an apartment building on...
Published on August 27, 2016 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — Captain Steve Kurian has returned to Columbia County after his 13th consecutive season at the helm of his own commercial salmon fishing...
Published on August 27, 2016 - Page 13
BLOOMSBURG — Danville’s offense did almost everything right in its season-opening 24-14 win over Bloomsburg — except find the end zone more...
Published on August 26, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — As professors at Bloomsburg University prepare to vote on a possible strike, their union is urging them to make grades and course...
Published on August 26, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG —While university faculty representatives were in Harrisburg Thursday setting in motion a strike vote, their boss was shuttling plastic...

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