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 December 5, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A young man went to a friend’s house to watch the Eagles game this weekend and ended up being robbed at gunpoint, police say. The...
Published on December 5, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The three businesses that stand to directly benefit from the new floodwall in town will be assessed a quarterly tax and charged a total...
Published on December 5, 2016 - Page 8
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to these calls from Nov. 16-30: Nov. 16 • 12:05 a.m. — Out-of-control person, 500 block East Fair Street • 1:...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — In a quiet, dimly lit room, 3-year-old Lennon Wilson sat on the floor examining a set of plastic building blocks alongside Santa Claus...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The lowest-paid Bloomsburg University faculty members are looking at a pay raise of at least 10 percent over the course of a new three-...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG —With her head bowed, Laura Griffin stood quietly next to her attorney in court as he tried to explain what led the mother of two young...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 31
BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from St. Paul’s Episcopal Church this week: • Monday — I. and B. Brandau; L. Hamilton...
Published on December 4, 2016 - Page 31
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — Vreeland’s Harley Davidson, 12:30-1:30...
Published on December 3, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The grandmother of a woman arrested for dealing heroin with her young daughter in tow says she’s “basically a good person.” Amy...
Published on December 3, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A man threw a space heater and a full can of beer at his 17-year-old girlfriend after they argued about her cat, charges say. Thomas...
Published on December 3, 2016 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg-area man who allegedly attacked his brother-in-law and a friend with an ax during a drunken argument, then fought with...
Published on December 3, 2016 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — The Berwick teen accused of attacking a Bloomsburg University student with a brick will now stand trial on charges of first-degree...
Published on December 2, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Developer Matt Zoppetti has purchased the former Windsor Foods plant on West 11th Street and is in talks to move AGAPE into the building...
Published on December 1, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Nine residents have petitioned Columbia County for a recount of votes from the Nov. 8 election, but they missed the deadline, an...
Published on December 1, 2016 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — All 24 establishments in our coverage area passed state food inspections Nov. 15-22. Found in compliance in Columbia County: Comfort...
Published on November 30, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — It’s been more than 10 months since Steven Whitenight Jr. disappeared while out delivering newspapers, but his father is still looking...
Published on November 30, 2016 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man who followed a woman home from the bar, then grabbed her last June has pleaded guilty to false imprisonment. Idler...
Published on November 30, 2016 - Page 16
BLOOMSBURG — The 7th Annual JourneyMate Wesleyan Church Christmas Dinner will be held in honor of Linda Tobias, who passed away earlier this year...
Published on November 29, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man who served six years in prison for slashing another man’s throat was arrested again last week, this time for allegedly...
Published on November 29, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — An informant who tried to steal 10 packets of heroin while working for police has been sentenced to four months in prison. Michael...

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