Stories from Wednesday, September 19, 2018

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Police say Millville-area woman to be cited in wreck
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A car crashed down a wooded embankment when it collided with an SUV along Old Berwick Road here...
‘Everybody is entitled to a second chance,’ superintendent says
FRANKLIN TWP. — Southern Columbia’s school board voted Monday to hire a former Catholic school coach to lead the boys...
$13M housing complex built on high ground, protected from water
Press Enterprise Managing Editor BLOOMSBURG — For Carol Wagner of Espy, the Silk Mills Apartments here can’t be...
Authorities: Witness, texts cast doubt on story
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg woman lied to police when she reported that a man raped her last month, charges say. Pyper...
State funding to go toward dredging, trail study in Bloomsburg
DANVILLE — About $200,000 in state money will help to pay for a project in Danville that will remove mud that has built...

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• Actress Alison Sweeney, 42. • ”Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon, 44. • Celebrity chef Michael Symon, 49. •...
1982: The smiley emoticon was invented by Carnegie Mellon University professor Scott E. Fahlman, who suggested...
PB&J AND BREAD GIVEAWAY: 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Bethany UM Church’s drive-up canopy, Summerhill Avenue and Pine Street,...
Accuser wants FBI probe WASHINGTON (AP) — Christine Blasey Ford wants the FBI to investigate her allegation she was...
Police: Wife was on a leash YORK (AP) — A Maryland man who said he used a dog leash to lead his wife around a...
TREASURE HUNT: 3-8-11-18-27 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 5-6; WILD: 6 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 3-7-2; WILD: 6 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 7-2-5-...


 
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Coaches for the U.S. Olympic luge team will be in Berwick again Sunday in search of potential Olympians. The Slider...
Gifts to help offer students real-world experience in fields
BLOOMSBURG — Two major gifts totaling $775,000 have been given to the Bloomsburg University Foundation to help students...
FISHING CREEK TWP. — Brandon Kile, 257 A Mountain Road, Orangeville, was cited with installation of a sewage system...


 
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BERWICK — The borough recently issued the following property maintenance citations on Aug. 23: • Justin Ariola, 510...
Korean War veteran active with Moose Lodge
Gerald D. Dewald, age 87, 866 Bloom Road, Danville, died at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, on Monday evening,...
Was Eastern PA football internet show co-host
Brad K. Creveling, 47, of Berwick, died peacefully in his home Sept. 12, 2018. Brad was the son of the late Floyd (...
Denver airport to add 26 cars DENVER (AP) — Denver is planning to add 26 new cars to the airport’s underground train...
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — His trail name was “Barefoot,” for obvious reasons. On Labor Day Monday, Ninemile resident Dave...
Livia R. Grill Chris and Alexandra (Troxell) Grill of Lewisburg are the parents of a daughter, Livia Rose, born...
PETRO — Lawrence J. “Butch”, 69, of 51 East Railroad Street, Mount Carmel. Funeral Services will be held Thursday, Sept...


 
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HARRISBURG (AP) — Attorney General Josh Shapiro and several lawmakers began ramping up efforts to apply public pressure...
LIBERTY TWP. — Matthew Francis Hehir, 29, of Worcester, Massachusetts, had bag of cocaine in his 2017 Hyundai sedan...
STROUDSBURG (AP) — Authorities have released the names of three people killed in a three-vehicle crash in the Pocono...
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Hawaiian monk seal found malnourished KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — A Hawaiian monk seal pup found malnourished on...
MADISON, W.Va. (AP) — In Madison, West Virginia, All Star Wrestling draws hundreds of people to most matches. The crowd...
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — “Money can’t buy me love,” The Beatles wisely sang. But in Miami’s luxury real estate market...


 
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SHAMOKIN DAM —PennDOT officials have been reviewing the historical nature of electric transmission towers in the...
VALLEY TWP. — Geoffrey Scott Walton Jr., 19, of Plains, was high on marijuana while speeding on Interstate 80 west Aug...
BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Area Community Foundation recently awarded $10,300 to local nonprofits during its...
Landlords allege rent is past due DANVILLE — The following landlords have filed lawsuits seeking rent, court records...


 
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The children were lined up in the cafeteria of a church elementary school for lunch. At the head of the table was a...
EDITOR’S NOTE: An excerpt from a commentary by Katherine Timpf at nationalreview.com The University of Maryland is...
Solution: green space
The acquisition and razing of flood-damaged homes in and around Bloomsburg after the Lee Flood of 2011 looks smarter...
After the recent flooding in Northern Columbia County, we have to ask — Where have our County Commissioners and State...
There has been a plethora of banter about “white privilege” over the last few years. This has reached a fever pitch...
“Utilizing cutting-edge technologies to empower eligible voters isn’t just something we can do — it’s something we must...
Over the past few decades, there has been a proliferation of criminal statutes and regulations carrying criminal...


 
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So the health insurance executives are saying they’re going to back off on increases next year. Big deal. My individual...
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Floral designer BALTIMORE — Mame Broody of Ephrata has been recognized by the American Institute of Floral Designers (...
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BEIJING (AP) — The U.S.-China trade war escalated further Tuesday, with China announcing retaliatory tax increases on $...
HARRISBURG — State recovery money is available to help communities pay for stream-bank restoration and flood recovery...
BERWICK — A Berwick man who was pulled over for a misplaced registration permit had marijuana and drug paraphernalia in...
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WASHINGTON (AP) —President Donald Trump is flexing his executive power to declassify secret documents in the Russia...
“The ghost of Hurricane Florence moved away yesterday morning, and somewhat drier air took its place. That means we’ll...
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Steelers star wide receiver tweeted trade request
PITTSBURGH — Mike Tomlin doesn’t like talking about the way his players use social media. The Pittsburgh Steelers coach...
It seems no one knows what is a clean hit
Pass rushers like Clay Matthews are stumped as to what constitutes a clean hit on quarterbacks anymore. Lending a...
ALAMEDA, Calif. — Jon Gruden was welcomed back to Oakland as a returning hero when he got hired for his second stint as...
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NEW YORK — Neil Walker hit a three-run homer, Zach Britton started a game-ending double play on New York’s third try in...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away z-Boston 103 47.687 — — 7-3 W-2 54-21 49-26 New York 91 58.611 11½ —...
BALTIMORE — The Orioles fell to the Toronto Blue Jays 6-4 Tuesday night, dropping their 108th game, a team record for...
CLEVELAND — Corey Kluber struck out 11 in eight innings to record his career-high 19th win as Cleveland beat Chicago....
MIAMI — Stephen Strasburg matched his season-high with 11 strikeouts and Bryce Harper tied a career-high with five...
DETROIT — Chris Gimenez homered and Tyler Austin drove in three runs as Minnesota beat Detroit. The Twins have won...
BATTING—Betts, Boston,.337; Martinez, Boston,.328; Trout, Los Angeles,.318; Altuve, Houston,.318; Brantley, Cleveland,....
AMERICAN LEAGUE Rays 3, Rangers 0 Tampa Bay 100 001 100—3 8 0 Texas 000 000 000—0 2 1 Glasnow, Kolarek (7),...
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PHILADELPHIA — Elton Brand is in charge of the Philadelphia 76ers. A person familiar with the situation says the...
LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Chicago Bears coach Matt Nagy understands the temptation to compare, given the way his present and...
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Sept. 19, 1988 • Diver Greg Louganis, who hit his head on the board in qualifying, wins the springboard gold medal at...
Mlb FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Atlanta -105/-105 St. Louis New York -125/+115 at Philadelphia at...
BASEBALL American League OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Agreed to a player development contract with Las Vegas (PCL) through...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — With the weather finally cooperating on the third attempt to schedule the match, Bloomsburg beat...
EQUESTRIAN 6 p.m. NBCSN — FEI World Equestrian Games, Vaulting Nations Teams Freestyle: Individual & Squad, at...
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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) —The first track of the new album “King of the Road: A Tribute to Roger Miller” opens with Miller...
Man tied to arson at Okla. shoe store MIAMI, Okla. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a 28-year-old man in connection...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A team from SUNY Cobleskill has won a prestigious dairy cattle judging competition. Students from...
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Abandoned Philadelphia lines transformed into park
PHILADELPHIA — A long-abandoned rail line is open for business again in Philadelphia, transformed into an elevated park...
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If you can’t beat ’em, ruin their season premiere. Roseanne Barr has never been known for her forgiving heart. Just...
DEAR ABBY: A close relative has started working in the adult industry. She now dresses provocatively, showing lots of...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are charming and charismatic. People are drawn to you. You have a good sense of timing and...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a faithful reader of your column, but I don’t read many questions about brain tumors. I am 53...