Bloomsburg, PA
News from BLOOMSBURG

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 May 4, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — With prison officials listening in on the call, a jailed parole violator talked his wary mother into mailing him drugs inside a phony...
Published on May 4, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Only half the usual amount of water is spouting from the base of the Market Square fountain this spring to keep the flowers nearby from...
Published on May 4, 2016 - Page 7
BLOOMSBURG — A Sunbury-area man was charged with furnishing alcohol to his 19-year-old girlfriend when police found a can of beer and two hard ales...
Published on May 3, 2016 - Page 12
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University student successfully appealed her arrest last fall for a fight at Elwell Hall where another suspect allegedly...
Published on May 1, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Two Berwick men who admitted to possessing kiddie porn were in court recently for sentencing, one of them facing a mandatory 25 years in...
Published on May 1, 2016 - Page 30
BLOOMSBURG — Installation of new officers is scheduled at the next meeting of the Fort McClure Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR)....
Published on May 1, 2016 - Page 31
BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church volunteers this week: • Monday: Noreen and John McKiniry; Ann and...
Published on April 30, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A cashier has admitted stealing $510 from her register while working at Weis Markets here, police said. April May Masker, 34, of 732...
Published on April 30, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — The following people were cited for disorderly conduct by fighting during Block Party weekend April 16-17, court records say. Most are...
Published on April 30, 2016 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — Police cited the following people with public drunkenness during Block Party weekend. Most are facing $200 fines. • Derek Bachman, 23...
Published on April 30, 2016 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — Adrian Pope, 23, Philadelphia, and Michael Sardella, 20, of Havertown were each cited for excessive noise and loud music during Block...
Published on April 30, 2016 - Page 7
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to the following calls April 20-26. April 20 • 12:20 a.m. — Domestic, 200 block Glenn Avenue • 12:07 a.m. —...
Published on April 29, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A mother tried to prevent her son from being sent back to jail for drinking while on house arrest by blaming a “spike” in his blood-...
Published on April 29, 2016 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Organizations in Columbia County will share in $81,500 from the Williams Company, which wants to build a natural gas pipeline here. A...
Published on April 29, 2016 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations the week of May 2: • Monday — St. Columba Catholic School, 9...
Published on April 29, 2016 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A 74-year-old state parolee allegedly caught with a large amount of cocaine and money in his vehicle during a traffic stop in Scott...
Published on April 28, 2016 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The town stands to bring in about $48,000 in fines from citations issued for Block Party, but police say they’d rather have a peaceful...
Published on April 28, 2016 - Page 6
BLOOMSBURG — Former Columbia County Prison Warden Bill Campbell died Wednesday after retiring earlier this year due to health problems. Campbell,...
Published on April 28, 2016 - Page 7
BLOOMSBURG — No one was hurt when two cars collided here Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of East Fifth and Park streets, town police said....
Published on April 28, 2016 - Page 7
BLOOMSBURG — A 20-year-old man was charged with drunken driving after driving the wrong way on a one-way street just before 2 a.m. and parking behind...

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