Stories from Sunday, September 30, 2018

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Berwick group envisions revived borough gateway as ‘Next Step’
BERWICK — A civic group wants to convert a former train station near the Susquehanna River into a meeting place for...
Mine fire journalist condemns ‘malicious vandalism’
CENTRALIA —Someone dumped and burned the tires off rims in one of the large cracks on Graffiti Highway here, according...
BLOOMSBURG — A doctor accused of endangering a patient by being intoxicated while assisting in emergency surgery, then...
Girl, 5, found wandering before, records show
BERWICK — A Berwick woman has been charged with endangering the welfare of her 5-year-old daughter, who was found...
Leaders salute patrolman’s off-duty heroism
BERWICK — A Berwick police officer on a family getaway used CPR to revive a man who had no pulse. Ptlm. Christopher...

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• Actor Kieran Culkin, 36. • Tennis player Martina Hingis, 38. • Actor Ashley Hamilton, 44. • Actress Jenna...
1777: The Continental Congress —forced to flee in the face of advancing British forces — moved to York, Pennsylvania....
Pet Blessing Service: 1:45 p.m., St. John’s Lutheran Church, Fifth and Race streets, Mifflinville, followed by Ice...
Pair falls off railroad bridge ORTANNA (AP) — State police say two people were hospitalized after falling from a...
Syria orders U.S. troops out UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Declaring victory over “terrorism” is almost at hand after more...
TREASURE HUNT: 3-8-15-16-21 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 9-3, Wild: 3 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 7-4-3, Wild: 3 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 9-4-9-...


 
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Fans of ABC’s “The Goldbergs” can “Celebrate Youth” when Rick Springfield guest stars as the boss of Erica ( Hayley...
BENTON — A Danville woman used a debit card without its owner’s permission, taking it from her while she was asleep and...
BERWICK — A Berwick man stopped for driving erratically had clonazepam, without a prescription, hidden in his underwear...


 
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New York woman was native of Bloomsburg
Ruth Marie (Pursel) Andress, age 92, of Dundee, N.Y., passed away Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. She was born Feb. 21, 1926...
Michigan native enjoyed music, outdoors
Kris W. Pankotai, 50, of Continental Boulevard, Danville, passed away Friday, Sept. 28, 2018, at his home with his...
COLUMBIA, S.C. — As the Senate is divided on President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court pick, so too are women across the...
‘Natural’ burials biodegrade CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — City council is considering allowing “natural” burials that...
DALLAS (AP) —A vigil is planned for a Texas woman who created an “Anger Room” where people pay to relieve stress by...
MITCHELL, S.D. (AP) —The court case over a crumbling building that’s closed a Mitchell street for more than a year...
NORTH ROYALTON, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio police department outside Cleveland where fans of the “Road Runner” cartoon are...
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina city dealing with fallout from Hurricane Florence has been swarmed by...


 
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McLEAN, Va. — Republican U.S. Rep. Barbara Comstock accused Senate Democrats Friday of abusing the confirmation process...


 
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“With the large Canadian air mass that dominated our weather Friday afternoon and yesterday in no hurry to leave, both...


 
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Dear Mr. Berko: We bought 1,000 shares of Torchmark at $14, and after two splits, we’ve got 2,250 shares worth $88...
BERWICK — Allied Services Integrated Health System will soon welcome patients to its newest outpatient therapy clinic...
Dear Mr. Berko: Last year, our handsome 31-year-old son finished his bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida...
BLOOMSBURG – For the ninth year, Tractor Supply Co. stores, including the one here, will be holding a Paper Clover...
LEWISBURG — Central Penn Gastroenterology Associates, 90 Medical Park Drive, Lewisburg, has been added to the...
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Most people expected the Senate Judiciary Committee hearings convened to consider Christine Ford’s accusation of sexual...
ROSE: Not only is the Bloomsburg Fair a great tradition, it’s an occasion for many smaller traditions, whether it be...
Better Angels Red/Blue Workshop What: An invitation-only workshop bringing together about five to seven Republican-...
Since I left Bloomsburg over two years ago, I have been doing a lot of sketching in my retirement as a professional...
In a recent commentary in the Wall Street Journal, Tom Steyer argues that to save their party Republicans should...
My wife and I were watching “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?” while we were in bed. I turned to her and said, “Want to...
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HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii panel has approved amended rules prohibiting “dangerous, wild animals” from entering the state...
Original employee marks plant’s 80th TONAWANDA, N.Y. (AP) — One of a western New York auto plant’s original employees...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A transgender software engineer who worked as a Nike contractor says in a recently filed...
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Arts and crafts — best in show NEEDLECRAFT Clothing, Dress [Better Cotton], Marcia Yatcilli, Old Forge Afghans...
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2018 Mazda CX-9
This week, we’re reviewing the impressive second generation 2018 Mazda CX-9, arriving this time in front-drive Grand...
: Greg, I see that Bob Tasca III has returned to full-time racing on the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) touring...
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J. Pushinaitis: Unfortunately I have heard everything Trump has said. From, “Grab them by the p----,” to “S---hole...
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Benjamin scores late touchdown for Bloomsburg
KUTZTOWN — Bloomsburg University’s football team ran into a buzzsaw Saturday night on the road. Kutztown’s potent...
STATE COLLEGE — Ohio State quarterback Dwayne Haskins threw three touchdown passes, including the game-winner with just...
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France — Francesco Molinari and Tommy Fleetwood walked down the fairway after delivering...
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BOSTON (AP) — The Bronx Bombers lived up to their nickname by hitting another big number. A couple of them, in fact....
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away x-Boston 107 54.665 — — 4-6 L-3 56-24 51-30 y-New York 100 61.621 7...
DENVER (AP) — Jon Gray pitched seven crisp innings and drew a bases-loaded walk as part of a five-run third to help the...
MINNEAPOLIS — Joe Mauer reached base three times and Kyle Gibson capped a season of improvement with six quality...
BALTIMORE — Justin Verlander looked playoff-ready in a 10-strikeout performance, Carlos Correa homered and hit a...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —C.J. Cron and Austin Meadows homered and Tampa Bay beat Toronto, though Blake Snell failed to win...
CHICAGO — Miles Mikolas outpitched Cole Hamels with eight sparkling innings, and St. Louis stayed alive in the playoff...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. —Adalberto Mondesi hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer to lift Kansas City to a win over Cleveland....
SAN FRANCISCO — The Los Angeles clinched baseball’s final playoff berth and gave themselves a chance to still win the...
CINCINNATI (AP) — Michael Lorenzen singled home a run and got his first victory as a starter since 2015, leading the...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Twins 2, White Socks 1 Chicago 001 000 000—1 4 0 Minnesota 100 001 00x—2 5 0 Lopez, Minaya (7),...
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SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France — Tiger Woods kept bending over in anguish, his shoulders sinking further and further...
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. —The knuckle below Sam Darnold’s freckled right pinkie is still slightly out of place. It serves as...
CONCORD, N.C. — If there was just one race to watch the entire NASCAR season it would be the one on Charlotte’s...
LAKE CHARLES, La. — Through the first week of camp with the Houston Rockets, all indications are that Carmelo Anthony...
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There is no way anyone outside Tampa or Chicago would have predicted the Bucs and Bears would both be in first place...
CLEMSON, S.C. — With new starting quarterback Trevor Lawrence knocked out of the game, Travis Etienne scored on a 2-...
East Alfred 27, Morrisville St. 22 Amherst 24, Bowdoin 14 Army 42, Buffalo 13 Assumption 54, American International...
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Sept. 30
Sept. 30, 1988 • Dan Frank carries the ball 23 times for 198 yards and three touchdowns to lead Berwick to a 28-7 win...
Today No events scheduled ———————————————Monday CROSS COUNTRY High school Central, Central Mountain, Danville,...
Midway Lanes WEDNESDAY WINTER SENIORS Week 2 W L Hawks 7 1 Robins 4.5 3.5 Ravens 4 4 Blue Birds 3.5 4.5...
ARCHERY 11 p.m. NBCSN — World Cup Final, at Samsun, Turkey (same-day tape) ——————————————— AUTO RACING 7:05 a.m....
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League Atlanta -130/+120 at Philadelphia at San Francisco OFF/OFF Los Angeles...
ROVAL 400 Friday’s qualifying; race Sunday At Charlotte Motor Speedway Road Course Concord, N.C. (Car number in...
MONTOURSVILLE —Central Columbia’s Pat Stalker had a hat trick, and Jesse Wandell scored a pair of goals as the Blue...
Academy of the New Church 28, Wilmington Friends, Del. 21 Archbishop Ryan 38, Father Judge 20 Archbishop Wood 42,...
Oct. 2-3 — Wild-card games. Oct. 4 — Division Series start. Oct. 12 — League Championship Series start. Oct. 23 —...
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Clay shoot today The North Montour Sportsmen’s Club will hold a sporting clay shoot today beginning at 9 a.m. All...
The big game hunting season officially started yesterday. If weather permits, it could be a very good hunting season....
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Although some cat owners let their pets roam free, the felines are a leading cause of bird mortality. Bird and cat...
Your college may allow students to pay for tuition and fees with a credit card. But, like partying the night before a...
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the final submission from the Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Columbia County, of...
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OCT. 1/MONDAY Bloomsburg Area Lions Club, Monday, 7 p.m., Lightstreet Hotel. Compassionate Friends, for parents who...
VIP honoree BALTIMORE — The Daily Record of Maryland has named Christine Buckley to the publication’s 2018 Very...
Senior centers list week’s activities• • Benton — Monday: Board meeting, 9 a.m.; drumming, Sit & Fit, 10 a.m.;...
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — CCDP,...
BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from St. Columba Church this week: • Monday: Gloria and...
Geisinger-Bloomsburg MONDAY — Info Desk: Josie Portelli, Bernadine Zale, Joan Dinger TUESDAY — Info Desk: Candy...
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Garden cleanup, lawn mowing and falling leaves all provide materials that make autumn a good time of year for...
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DEAR ABBY: I have been married to a wonderful man for 17 years. The drawback is he’s a workaholic. We have not spent...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are generous, sociable, imaginative and creative. People are attracted to you because you...
NEW YORK (AP) — An upcoming audiobook will feature former Vice President Joe Biden talking about his late son Beau with...