Susan Schwartz
Berwick Reporter
Susan Schwartz grew up in Colorado. She moved to Pennsylvania in 1996 with plans to stay a year, but fell in love with the stories she found here. She believes knowledge is power — with enough information, people can solve any problem.

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Published on July 28, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man who allegedly drove drunk and hit a parked car — then tried to blame the girlfriend he had just punched —says he was clean until the...
Published on July 24, 2014 - Page 1
WILKES-BARRE — As the fire that killed Michelle Dzoch raged, calls for help were going to a 9-1-1 center that didn’t have enough people to answer the...
Published on July 24, 2014 - Page 12
WILKES-BARRE — The factors that led to a six-minute delay in dispatching firefighters to the correct address during a fatal fire in Mocanaqua are not...
Published on July 23, 2014 - Page 1
WILKES-BARRE — Human error alone, not equipment problems, caused Luzerne County to dispatch the wrong fire companies to the wrong address during the...
Published on July 20, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — The Berwick Theater is turning into a nonprofit organization, and it has an ambitious wish list of renovations that supporters hope will...
Published on July 15, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A councilman says a handwriting analyst has identified an anonymous letter writer who urged job candidates to sue the borough — and it’s...
Published on July 12, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — Nicole Taylor, 17, has been second in her class since eighth grade, her parents say. But her class rank was endangered for her upcoming...
Published on July 12, 2014 - Page 6
Each of the three school districts that signed up for the new Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics program at Bloomsburg University this...
Published on July 11, 2014 - Page 1
SHICKSHINNY — A relative of two murder victims quietly wept in court Thursday as a State Police corporal read a letter of apology from their accused...
Published on July 10, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — A drunken, hit-and-run driver blamed his crash on his girlfriend, whom he had just punched in the face, police said. Then Joseph Evanski,...