Stories from Thursday, September 13, 2018

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PennDOT official: Paving project had to proceed, or funding could be lost
ORANGE TWP. — Both lanes will reopen on Route 487 here today, according to PennDOT. That should relieve a traffic...
Veterans’ burial spots remain a mystery in Briar Creek Township
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — Seven years after thieves stole the flag holders from veterans’ graves at a church along Red Brick...
Former steakhouse patrons may file complaints following sub-shop owner’s decision
ORANGEVILLE — For nearly two months, the owner of Tiffany’s Subs has honored gift cards from her fiance’s now-shuttered...
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick bar owner arrested twice for driving drunk has been given a period of house arrest, but spared...
Orangeville man accused of indecent exposure in Bloomsburg
BLOOMSBURG — A woman was walking down East Fourth Street earlier this summer when she saw a pantsless man masturbating...

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Intro to Computers: 10 a.m., McBride Memorial Library, 500 Market St., Berwick. Fun and Games: 4-5:30 p.m., McBride...
• Rock singer Niall Horan (One Direction), 25. • Actor Ben Savage, 38. • Singer Fiona Apple, 41. • Country...
1970: The first New York City Marathon was held; winner Gary Muhrcke finished the 26.2-mile run, which took place...
Firms say tariffs hurt them BEIJING (AP) — Two-thirds of American companies in China say they have been hurt by the...
• The Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit is letting parents know the processes by which their child can receive...
Prison in fatal ATV crash ALTOONA (AP) — Two men have been sentenced in an all-terrain vehicle crash that killed a...
TREASURE HUNT: 9-19-21-27-29 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 3-5, Wild: 5 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 5-4-8, Wild: 5 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 9-6-6...
 
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ALLENTOWN — PPL Electric Utilities is preparing for Hurricane Florence and is bolstering available manpower to respond...
HARRISBURG — Pool owners should be careful not to dump their pool water into a storm sewer or stream to avoid harming...

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Williamsport man survived by son in Danville
Harold J. Witmer, 75, of 2661 Hoppestown Rd., Williamsport, passed away on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, with is family at...
AC breakdown claims kittens BELLE CHASSE, La. (AP) — A New Orleans-area animal shelter put out an urgent call for...
Exotic meat seller says reptile fetches $50-$60 a pound
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — While many people view South Florida’s invasive iguana population as an annoyance at best...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) —Oscar Miranda spends about 100 nights a year in a tent. “Mi casa,” he explained. “I have a little...
• The family of Sally Abraczinskas requests a card shower for her 85th birthday, which is coming on Sept. 16. Cards may...
Eliza J. Pauling Brandon and Erin (Clemens) Pauling, Cortland, New York, are the parents of a daughter, Eliza Jane,...
HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas State Fair is welcoming some unusual food vendors and new attractions this year,...
 
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HAZLETON — There are no cars for sale at two auto dealerships here that were opened just two years ago by a company...
HAZLETON — A concert featuring one of the most popular groups from the doo-wop era is planned here Thursday, Sept. 20...
NEW YORK (AP) — Bob Woodward’s “Fear” is spreading quickly. Woodward’s account of a dysfunctional Trump White House...
BERWICK — The “Weight of My Life” Lifestyle Challenge will kick off its second class this evening at 6:30 at the...
NEW YORK (AP) — “The Tonight Show” canceled an appearance by Norm Macdonald after criticism of his comments about the...

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“Hurricane Florence is what I call a ‘Frankenstein storm.’ Its 140-mph winds will cause a lot of damage when it hits...
LEWISBURG — Dina El Wedidi, a performer of contemporary Egyptian music, will appear Sept. 27 at 7:30 p.m. at the Weis...
WASHINGTON (AP) —Two major Democratic political groups on Wednesday announced a combined $21 million digital ad buy...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Warner Bros. has no current plans for another “Superman” film starring Henry Cavill, a person...
 
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A rolled chicken breast may look la-di-da fancy, but it’s really super-easy to pull off with a tiny bit of patience....
We’re not a huge radish-eating country here in the United States, and I think that’s a mistake. Radishes carry in...
This Spicy Beef Taco Bake packs all the great texture and flavor of taco night into an easy one-dish meal that could...
 
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CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple unveiled three new iPhones on Wednesday, including its biggest and most expensive model...
DEAR ABBY: My mother did something very disrespectful. She picked up my former boyfriend and took him to her house,...
ALISO VIEJO, Calif. (AP) —A high school football game in Southern California turned political after players from a...

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What is better than an ordinary everyday life? Since I’m grown and have children of my own, I can better identify with...
It was built on a sandy foundation of rumored infidelity, and the bones of three failed marriages. Six children...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a 60-year-old woman who has been taking a 200-mg tablet of acyclovir (Zovirax) every day for HSV-...

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If you live in Pennsylvania and you want a job as a cemetery broker, you need a license. If you want to be an...
We have no use for the Confederate flag. We would never purchase or display one. And we have no idea why some people...
Considering all the craziness that is coming out of Washington these days, it is easy to overlook our own little bit of...
The Columbia County Quilts of Valor have been very active in addressing the mission of the Quilts of Valor Foundation....
ATTORNEY: Doctor, before you performed the autopsy, did you check for a pulse? WITNESS: No. ATTORNEY: Did you check...
I was always taught when you want something done, you should always go to the top! Thursday, my son John Gensemer sent...
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Here are available school menus for the week of Sept. 17: BLOOMSBURG ELEM/breakfast — Monday: Mini waffles. Tuesday...
‘Kindergarten Kickoff’ Kindergarten Kickoff was held July 30-Aug. 9 at L.R. Appleman Elementary School in Benton....
BLOOMSBURG — Fort McClure Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution members recently met at McClure House to start...
Numbers game First-grade students at Holy Family School are learning to order numbers using the words least, between...
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) —A private liberal arts college with campuses in New Mexico and Maryland announced Wednesday a $17,...

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I have to comment on how quickly Pa DOT took care of the road closure on Zahners bridge rd. Amazing how one voice can...
BORN TODAY You are thoughtful and kind as well as persevering and devoted to whatever you do. Service to others is your...

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Photos were part of 1942 fair edition
BLOOMSBURG — Back in 1942, America was in the thick of World War II, and many of the men who usually farmed Columbia...
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BLOOMSBURG — A Nescopeck woman pleaded guilty to driving drunk along Numidia Drive in Locust Township last year....
BLOOMSBURG— Professor of economics Stephanie Schmitt-Grohé will give a lecture titled “Monetary Policy in Times of Low...
BLOOMSBURG — Three men were charged with marijuana possession and other offenses here recently. All are scheduled to...
BLOOMSBURG — A 20-year-old man was locked up for defiant trespass when he became violent at his grandmother’s home,...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon wildlife officials with guns and dogs will hunt for a cougar believed to have killed a woman...

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A strange thing happened after Neil Armstrong and the Apollo 11 crew returned from the moon with...
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Nola, deGrom, Scherzer have compelling cases
NEW YORK — Jacob deGrom, Max Scherzer and Aaron Nola are going pitch for pitch in the NL Cy Young Award race. Problem...
Australian paper reprints image of tennis great
MELBOURNE, Australia — A cartoon of Serena Williams that has been widely condemned as a racist depiction of the tennis...
Wentz still hasn’t been cleared to return from knee injury
PHILADELPHIA — Nick Foles made the right choice when he picked the Eagles over the Buccaneers last season. Foles has a...
LOS ANGELES — Sports and gambling have been inextricably linked for Sal Iacono ever since he was a 6-year-old trying to...
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PHILADELPHIA — Stephen Strasburg threw seven impressive innings, Bryce Harper, Ryan Zimmerman and Juan Soto homered and...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away z-Boston 100 46.685 — — 7-3 W-3 51-20 49-26 New York 90 55.621 9½ — 5...
ST. LOUIS — Jameson Taillon won his fourth straight start, Jacob Stallings drove in three runs and the Pittsburgh...
DETROIT — George Springer made a diving catch in the eighth inning to help preserve Houston’s lead, and the Astros...
SEATTLE — Wil Myers lined an RBI double off major league saves leader Edwin Diaz with one out in the ninth inning to...
BOSTON — Boston reached 100 wins for the first time since Ted Williams returned from World War II in the 1946 season,...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —Blake Snell took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning and got his major league-leading 19th win,...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Royals 6, White Sox 3 Chicago 001 000 002—3 6 1 Kansas City 003 120 00x—6 9 0 Covey, Burr (5), N....
SAN FRANCISCO —Pinch-hitter Tyler Flowers drove in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, and Atlanta moved closer to...
BALTIMORE — Matt Olson homered during a 10-run third inning in which the first 11 batters reached base, and Oakland...
CINCINNATI — Yasmani Grandal and Justin Turner drove in three runs each, and Los Angeles beat Cincinnati to avoid a...
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RALEIGH, N.C. — While safety concerns at Atlantic Coast Conference schools are being addressed ahead of Hurricane...
PITTSBURGH — On the surface, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ offseason decision to flip outside linebackers Bud Dupree and T.J...

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Sept. 13, 1988 • Southern Columbia’s Leslie Carl nets two goals 38 seconds apart, and Lois Drumheller makes five saves...
P-Nut Bowl MONDAY LADIES LEAGUE Week 3 W L Sparetimers 7 1 Pin Shakers 7 1 Queen B’s 4 4 The Curvettes 3 5...
Mlb FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Colorado -127/+117 Arizona at New York -181/+166 Miami Los Angeles...
FRANKLIIN TWP. — Kari Cambria had a hand in every goal for Southern Columbia, scoring once and adding three assists in...
FOOTBALL National Football League BALTIMORE RAVENS — Placed RB Kenneth Dixon on injured reserve. Signed RB De'Lance...
BOXING 8 p.m. ESPN2 — Pablo Cesar Cano vs. Ruslan Madiev, super lightweights, at Las Vegas ——————————————— COLLEGE...
Today FIELD HOCKEY High school Midd-West at Central................ 4 p.m. Berwick at Lack. Trail........... 4:15 p...

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