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 February 26, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A woman took off her pants and undergarment, then began dancing half-naked inside a public Laundromat here, causing one other patron to...
Published on February 26, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Volunteers here are turning to an online fundraising site, hoping to generate $1.5 million to modernize the town’s swimming complex. At...
Published on February 26, 2017 - Page 14
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University’s Christian Mortellite scored a game-high 27 points and broke the school record for most points in a single season...
Published on February 26, 2017 - Page 35
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — Columbia County Christian School, 10-11...
Published on February 26, 2017 - Page 35
BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from First Presbyterian and Bloomsburg Christian churches this week: • Monday: Chuck...
Published on February 25, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Bedeviled by the decline of volunteerism, the town’s fire department is using gift cards and tuition reimbursement to woo new volunteers...
Published on February 25, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Brooklyn man busted for dealing heroin out of a downtown apartment here has been sentenced to state prison for up to 9 years. Mark “...
Published on February 25, 2017 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — The Women’s Center, Inc., has opened new legal outreach offices throughout Columbia and Montour counties. These offices will be...
Published on February 25, 2017 - Page 8
BLOOMSBURG — The following people were cited with underage drinking, according to Bloomsburg Police: • A Bloomsburg University teen was allegedly...
Published on February 24, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A developer took a second shot at getting the planning commission’s blessing for putting a drug rehab facility at the former Windsor...
Published on February 24, 2017 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — An attempt at insurance fraud has landed a Catawissa man in Columbia County Prison for six months. Torrey Quinn, 45, of 130 S. Second...
Published on February 24, 2017 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Traffic has been snarled on East Street this week as crews marked underground utilities for a road work project slated for 2018, said...
Published on February 24, 2017 - Page 22
BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to the following calls from Feb. 8-15. Feb. 8 • 2:58 a.m. — Noise complaint, 300 block East Street • 6:35 a.m...
Published on February 23, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man who impregnated his own daughter under the pretense of teaching her sex education will spend three to 10 years in state...
Published on February 23, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG —Imam Daayiee Abdullah is an openly gay, African-American Muslim whose life has often intersected with the country’s cultural shifts. Now...
Published on February 23, 2017 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Probation has been approved for a Bloomsburg University student who giggled and asked, “What’s the password?” when a campus police...
Published on February 23, 2017 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Rep. David Millard (R-Berwick) will offer a concealed carry seminar on March 7, from 6-8 p.m., at the Buckhorn Fire Hall, located at 19...
Published on February 23, 2017 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County has the second-lowest property tax bills among the state’s 24 sixth-class counties. According to a recent analysis by...
Published on February 23, 2017 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — All 14 businesses in our coverage area passed state inspections Feb. 7-14. Five Columbia County establishments passed muster. They are...
Published on February 22, 2017 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man who pleaded guilty to molesting three young girls in his home over several years fits the mold of a “predatory sexual...

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