Stories from Monday, September 24, 2018

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Scott woman allegedly hosted three underage drinking parties at home
SCOTT TWP. — A woman is accused of hosting three parties at a home in Sherwood Village where she supplied alcohol to...
Defendant awaits sentencing after repaying Elks $1G
BLOOMSBURG — An Orangeville woman has pleaded guilty to stealing about $1,000 in cash raised during a benefit gun...
Bloomsburg’s 1918 Red Cross Street Fair thrown as WWI fundraiser
EDITOR’S NOTE: One hundred years ago, American “doughboys” were fighting in France as the First World War ground on....
Man first accused of selling coke
BLOOMSBURG — A former Bloomsburg University football player who was arrested for selling cocaine pleaded guilty under a...

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BLOOD DRIVE: 12-5 p.m., NC Church, 20 Kachinka Hollow Road, Berwick. Bloomsburg Fair: Through Saturday, tickets for...
• Olympic gold medal gymnast Paul Hamm, 36. • Actress-writer Nia Vardalos, 56. • Former U.S. Rep. Joseph Kennedy II...
1869: Thousands of businessmen were ruined in a Wall Street panic known as “Black Friday” after financiers Jay Gould...
$18M in coke found in fruit HOUSTON (AP) — Bananas donated to a Texas prison turned out to have nearly $18 million...
Minivan-SUV crash kills two DARLINGTON (AP) — State Police say a head-on crash between a minivan and a sport utility...
TREASURE HUNT: 02-04-05-23-26 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 3-7, Wild: 8 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 6-5-4, Wild: 8 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 1-7-...


 
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The Bloomsburg YMCA is holding its fourth annual gift card bingo on Sunday, Oct. 14, at the Bloomsburg Fire Hall at 2 p...


 
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Former associate professor of English at BU
William D. Eisenberg, age 87, 5380 Old Berwick Road, Bloomsburg, died at 8:15 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, at the...
ELYSBURG — Police are looking for the driver of a car that struck two vehicles on Route 487 and fled Sunday morning....
Photographer enjoyed hiking with her children
Heather M. (Grosz) Thameem, 38, of Dorrance Township passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Born in...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Trump administration on Saturday proposed rules that could deny green cards to immigrants if they...
Ohio woman was native of Danville
Marjorie Miller Melamed, 74, of Cleveland Heights, Ohio, and formerly of Danville passed away on Sept. 21, 2018. She...
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump is poised to redouble his commitment to “America First” on the most...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Actor James Woods has been locked out of his Twitter account over a tweet he sent out months ago...


 
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DEAR DR. ROACH: You have written many times about elevated cholesterol, but I have never seen anything about low...
The third season of “This Is Us” starts tomorrow on NBC. While fans wait, catch creator Dan Fogelman ’s latest creation...
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Time to bring Robert Muller back to Berwick. Are those big trucks by the football field full of t shirts the 12th Man...


 
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“Sorry, but the weather forecast for the Bloomsburg Fair is not good. With the event now in progress, it would be nice...
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RICHMOND, Va. — Kyle Busch has been one of the last four contenders standing in each of the NASCAR Cup Series’ last...
After a season-high seven ranked teams lost, the back half of the AP college football poll got a makeover on Sunday....
Philly QB tosses TD pass on first drive in 9 months
PHILADELPHIA — Carson Wentz shook off rust and defenders. Wentz threw a touchdown pass on his first drive in nine...
TAMPA, Fla. — So much for struggling without Jameis Winston. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are not only thriving in the...
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East W L T Pct PF PA Home Away AFC NFC Div Miami 3 0 0 1.000 75 52 2-0-0 1-0-0 3-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 New England 1 1 0....
MINNEAPOLIS — Josh Allen played with the poise of a well-seasoned quarterback for the Buffalo Bills by accounting for...
ATLANTA — Drew Brees’ 1-yard run capped an 80-yard touchdown drive to open overtime that lifted New Orleans to a win...
MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. —Receiver Albert Wilson threw a 52-yard touchdown pass to put Miami ahead midway through the fourth...
LOS ANGELES — Jared Goff passed for 354 yards and three touchdowns, and Todd Gurley rushed for 105 yards and another...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — After winning his first three starts, all away from Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City’s second-year pro...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Cam Newton threw for two touchdowns and ran for two others, Christian McCaffrey racked up a career-...
SEATTLE — Russell Wilson threw for two touchdowns in the first half, Chris Carson added a 5-yard TD run in early in the...
HOUSTON — Eli Manning threw for 297 yards and two touchdowns and rookie Saquon Barkley added a score as New York...
LANDOVER, Md. — Adrian Peterson ran for 120 yards and a pair of 2-yard scores, Alex Smith threw two touchdown passes —...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. —Marcus Mariota came off the bench and directed three scoring drives, including one in the fourth...
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Cody Parkey kicked his third field goal of the game, a 43-yarder with 4:31 to remaining, to rally...
BALTIMORE — Joe Flacco picked apart Denver’s depleted defense for 277 yards and a touchdown, and Baltimore defeated the...
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The Amway Top 25 football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Sept. 22, total points based on...
Today FIELD HOCKEY High school Danville at Mifflinburg..........4:30 p.m. SOCCER High school boys Berwick at...
Sept. 24, 1988 • Southern explodes for 25 points in the third quarter to defeat Freeland, 38-7, aided by 403 yards...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at WASHINGTON -240/+220 Miami at CHICAGO -160/+150 Pittsburgh at ST....
The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through...
Tour Championship Final Tiger Woods 65-68-65-71—269 -11 Billy Horschel 71-65-69-66—271 -9 Dustin Johnson 69-70-67-...
MLB 8 p.m. MLB — Regional coverage, Milwaukee at St. Louis OR Pittsburgh at Chicago Cubs 11 p.m. MLB — Regional...
Monster Energy Federated Auto Parts 400 Saturday At Richmond Raceway, Richmond, Va. Lap length:.75 miles (Starting...
BASEBALL National League ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Recalled INF Edmundo Sosa from Memphis (PCL). HOCKEY National Hockey...
ATLANTA — A comeback not even Tiger Woods saw coming a year ago. A chaotic celebration that golf hasn’t seen even in...
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East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away x-Boston 105 50.677 — — 6-4 L-1 54-21 51-29 y-New York 95 60.613 10...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Indians 5, Red Sox 4 (11 innings) Boston 001 100 020 00—4 8 1 Cleveland 021 100 000 01—5 12 1...
ATLANTA — Lane Adams homered and drove in two runs, Anibal Sanchez won for the first time in nine starts and the...
NEW YORK — The Yankees’ Didi Gregorius tore cartilage in his right wrist while scoring the run that clinched a wild...
HOUSTON — Charlie Morton left Houston’s win over Los Angeles after one inning because of discomfort in his pitching...
MIAMI — Miami became the first major league team to draw fewer than 1 million fans at home since the 2004 Montreal...
WASHINGTON — Michael Conforto hit a go-ahead, bases-loaded triple, rookie Jeff McNeil matched a career high with four...
ARLINGTON, Texas —Adrian Beltre was given a standing ovation when he was removed from what could be his last home game...
OAKLAND,Calif. — Kyle Gibson allowed one run over 71/3 innings, Jake Cave hit a two-run homer and Minnesota beat...
PHOENIX — Kyle Freeland extended his unbeaten streak to 10 starts, and Colorado beat Arizona for a three-game sweep...
ST. LOUIS — Miles Mikolas won his fourth straight start, Matt Carpenter hit his NL-leading 36th homer and St. Louis...
PITTSBURGH — Christian Yelich hit his 32nd home run, Travis Shaw added his 31st and the Milwaukee Brewers blew past the...
LOS ANGELES — Hyun-Jin Ryu pitched six scoreless innings and tied a career high with three of Los Angeles’ 16 hits, and...
DETROIT — Rookie Brad Keller pitched seven strong innings, Cam Gallagher broke a sixth-inning tie with a two-run single...
TORONTO — Blake Snell won his ninth straight start to increasing his major league-leading victories total to 21, and...
CHICAGO — Kyle Schwarber homered and drove in two runs, and the Cubs beat the crosstown White Sox to lower their magic...
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I’m writing, yet again, about a bill to reduce the size of America’s Largest Full-Time State Legislature. It’s my...
Heroin and meth make the headlines. But even a casual reading of reports from district courts shows that the cause of...
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... daughter of Heather and John Romanot Jr. of Danville, turned 12 on Sept. 16. Her grandparents are Dave and Charlene...
... son of Brian DeFebo and Brandi Senkus, Berwick, is 4 years old today. Grandparents are Sophie Welsh, Sam and Diane...
... daughter of Brianna and Joshua Maciejewski, Catawissa, will turn 2 on Wednesday. Grandparents are Mary Jean...
... daughter of Joshua and Lucia Gordon, Unityville, will be 1 year old Saturday. Grandparents are Joe and Sheree...
... daughter of Robert Miller III and Kayla Miller, Berwick, turned 1 on Sept. 20. Grandparents are Michael Bedio Sr....
... son of Michael and Sherry Minnig, Bloomsburg, turned 7 on Sunday. His grandparents are Betty and Duane Shuman,...
... son of Rich and Tiffany Mogavero, Frederick, Maryland, is 7 years old today. His grandparents are Jon and Cher...
... daughter of Eric and Ashley Castro, Virginia, will turn 2 on Sunday. Her grandparents are Alfredo and Bibiana...
DEAR ABBY: My son has taken it upon himself to get romantically involved with two different married women. He’s newly...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are easygoing, friendly and generous to others. You are loyal but also impartial and...
Q. I’ve been plagued with plantar warts for most of my adult life. I got rid of the most recent one by treating it...