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 March 29, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The windows on Ready Go Burrito’s storefront have been broken four times in the last year alone, the owners say. A New Year’s Eve brawl...
Published on March 29, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man suffered a broken jaw and damage to his teeth after he was punched in the face by another man outside Good Old Days,...
Published on March 26, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A woman told a police officer she was experiencing a miscarriage when he pulled her over for driving very slowly and hugging the center...
Published on March 26, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Some Hollywood tricks for breaking into locks — using a hairpin as a pick or a stethoscope to crack a safe — are actually solid methods...
Published on March 26, 2017 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A town woman was cited after she was allegedly drunk and disorderly on Iron Street early March 13. Leslie Jo Getkin, 30, of 238 Iron...
Published on March 26, 2017 - Page 14
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg’s Cong Zheng, Collin Kruczek and Theo Hintz all won in straight sets to lead the Panthers past Hazleton, 5-0, in boys tennis...
Published on March 26, 2017 - Page 28
BLOOMSBURG — Remit Corp., a collections company headquartered on Main Street here since 1994, will soon be conducting business as Eastern Revenue Inc...
Published on March 26, 2017 - Page 34
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — Rohrbach’s Farm Market, 2-4:30 p.m. •...
Published on March 25, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man pointed a loaded revolver at a woman and her boyfriend early Wednesday after showing up at the woman’s home three times...
Published on March 24, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — For years, victims and witnesses have been forced to sit on the same hard bench, complete with a dangling pair of shackles, as suspects...
Published on March 24, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick woman who stabbed her boyfriend in the abdomen with a steak knife has pleaded guilty to simple assault, while prosecutors have...
Published on March 24, 2017 - Page 16
BLOOMSBURG — Jack Preston won at No. 3 singles to lead Bloomsburg to a 3-2 win over Towanda in high school boys tennis Thursday. Bloomsburg (1-0)...
Published on March 23, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Of the more than 400 citations given out during last year’s Block Party, one number glaringly stood out: 80 percent were issued to...
Published on March 23, 2017 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Drummer and vocalist Eric “Ricky” McKinnie was a traveling musician on tour with his Gospel Keynotes in 1975 when glaucoma robbed him of...
Published on March 23, 2017 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Two establishments out of 14 in our coverage area failed to meet state Department of Agriculture standards during inspections March 7-14...
Published on March 23, 2017 - Page 7
BLOOMSBURG — Paul Darragh has faced many challenges during his 20 years as a member of Bloomsburg University’s football coaching staff. Now the...
Published on March 23, 2017 - Page 20
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble presents a free preview of its Theatre in the Classroom (TIC) production of “All Aboard! The Story of the...
Published on March 22, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — The sheer volume of snow that got dumped on us last week thwarted the town’s year-round street maintenance plans. With 21 inches...
Published on March 22, 2017 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick woman has pleaded guilty to receiving stolen property by stealing nearly $11,000 out of an online bank account and using...
Published on March 22, 2017 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A dozen people pleaded guilty or were sentenced on various drug charges in Columbia County court recently. • Cody C. Babb, 26, of...

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