Stories from Sunday, October 7, 2018

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Housecleaning service owner denies accepting stolen cash from ex-staffer
LIGHTSTREET — After a cleaner was accused of stealing $34,000 from a client’s home here, he told police his boss...
Bail set at $250G for man accused of posing as cop
DANVILLE — A man out on bail on charges that he impersonated a police officer and tied up several people in Berwick...
Orangeville woman who allegedly drove over curb in Scott faces DUI, other charges
SCOTT TWP. — An Orangeville woman who drove her car up over curbing off Fifth Street Hollow Road here was asked by...
Big drawing jackpot puts local July total at $608G
A lottery player from Bloomsburg won a $500,001 jackpot from a $1 drawing game in July, records show. John Downs of...

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1916: In the most lopsided victory in college football history, Georgia Tech defeated Cumberland University 222-0 in...
• MLB player Evan Longoria, 33. • Rhythm-and-blues singer Toni Braxton, 51. • Recording executive and TV...
Breakfast Buffet: 8 a.m.-noon, Hobbie Volunteer Fire Company, 655 East County Road, Wapwallopen; tickets at the door....
Fifty killed in tanker crash KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — At least 50 people were killed and more than 100 were badly burned...
Worker dies in fall NEW CASTLE — A Columbiana, Ohio, construction worker was killed Thursday when he fell about 60...
TREASURE HUNT: 16-18-22-23-24 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 6-9, Wild: 9 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 0-9-5, Wild: 9 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 3-3-...

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Hindsight is 20/20, and this ’80s icon has smashed her rose-tinted glasses. Actress Molly Ringwald, 50, tells NPR...
BERWICK — A Berwick man, stopped by police for driving with the wrong vehicle registration, was under the influence of...
WILKES-BARRE (AP) — A man has been acquitted of all charges in the shooting death of another man outside a bar. Jurors...
Taser didn’t shock, but suspect caught BERWICK — Police attempted to Taser an uncooperative man who took off running...

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BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results of the judging at the Bloomsburg Fair. EDUCATION/4-H/FFA/FCS - Judging & id...

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Devoted homemaker enjoyed puzzles and cards
Viola A. Reibsome, 94, of Danville passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, at...
Central grad, songwriter, loved playing guitars
Kyle Ray Brophy, 30, of Bloomsburg passed away Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, at his parents’ residence. He was born July 20,...
Prison retiree: Pay raises, not ‘crying rooms’ needed
JACKSON, Miss. — The Mississippi prison system is creating stress-reduction rooms for employees amid complaints that...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Josephine Crossley, age 76, of Bloomsburg, died on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, a patient in Geisinger Medical Center,...
HAVERHILL, N.H. (AP) —Court documents in the case of a New Hampshire state senator charged with domestic violence...
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Montserrat Caballe, a Spanish opera singer renowned for her bel canto technique and her...

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Protesters chant as narrow vote tallied
WASHINGTON (AP) —Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in Saturday night as the 114th justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, after a...
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — President Donald Trump celebrated the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court on...

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“While it remains unusually warm here, winter has come early to the western half of the nation, where temperatures are...
VATICAN CITY (AP) —Pope Francis has authorized a “thorough study” of Vatican archives into how a prominent American...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) —California voters are right to think they already weighed in on how big cages should be for egg-...
 
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DANVILLE — Geisinger is offering its leaders a chance to earn their Masters of Business Administration with classes...
Dear Mr. Berko: I’m an 86-year-old retired steelworker. I am in good health and receive substantial retirement benefits...
Dear Mr. Berko: My partner and I seek long-term growth in conservative blue chip stocks. We are both gainfully...
Northumberland — Resilite, which manufactures wrestling and athletic mats here, has introduced a Zip Mat that uses a...
Bloomsburg – First Columbia Bank and Trust Company has added Melissa Fisher to its team of commercial lenders. She...
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PITTSBURGH – UPMC has been recognized by the National Business Group on Health for providing one of the best workforce...
LEWISBURG — Evangelical Community Hospital was recently awarded $46,606 from the Ralph and Josephine Smith Fund at the...
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‘In fourteen hundred ninety two, Christopher Columbus sailed the ocean blue …” I learned that little ditty when I was...
ROSE: In his famous inspirational poem, “If,” this is how Rudyard Kipling begins to explain what it takes for a son to...
I have been reading much mocking and criticism of the Democrat Party. I am guessing over time much of what the...
“I returned a pair of Nike shoes today, to the store from where I bought them. I asked for my money back. The clerk,...
In a typical fire, you may have as little as one to two minutes to escape safely from the time the smoke alarm sounds....
After retiring, I went to the Social Security office to apply for Social Security. The woman behind the counter asked...
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There is a house across the street from Gary Heimbach Park that is being held up by 2x4s for years. That one will be...

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BLOOMSBURG — Here are more results of the judging at the Bloomsburg Fair. EDUCATION/4-H/FFA/FCS - Grains - Corn;...
SOUTH CENTRE — A Bloomsburg man stopped for speeding was driving while high on meth and had drug paraphernalia, police...
BRIAR CREEK — A Berwick man who parked near Briar Creek Lake dock was caught with marijuana and drug paraphernalia,...
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2019 Kia Sorento
This week, we drive our very first 2019 model, specifically the Kia Sorento, which arrived in top-class SXL AWD trim...
: Greg can you tell me a bit of the history of Volkswagen pickup trucks, specifically the Transporter 4WD units? They...
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BLOOMSBURG — Here are more Fair results: Agriculture Hay-grain - Grain & seed crop - Corn;hybrid-field corn-...

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BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg police responded to the following calls from Sept. 9-15: Sept. 9 • 12:35 a.m. — 600 block...

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Cousins, Wentz lead teams in rematch of NFC championship
PHILADELPHIA — This time, it’s Kirk Cousins vs. Carson Wentz. The quarterbacks and the stakes will be different when...
Huskies miss out on golden opportunity to defeat Rams
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University had a golden opportunity to beat one of the top-ranked teams in the nation on...
PITTSBURGH — When the 2018 NFL schedule was released in the spring, Atlanta’s trip to Pittsburgh on the first Sunday in...
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ATLANTA — Left-hander Sean Newcomb will start Game 3 of the NL Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers and not...
WILD CARD Tuesday, Oct. 2: Colorado 2, Chicago 1, 13 innings Wednesday, Oct. 3: New York 7, Oakland 2 ——— DIVISION...
MILWAUKEE — The thin mountain air in Denver might do wonders for the slumping Colorado Rockies. They’re going home...
HOUSTON — Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole have been even more brilliant in the playoffs, keeping Cleveland’s powerful...
HOUSTON — Two Octobers after sparking a reliever revolution, Andrew Miller came up empty. Miller failed to get an out...
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DOVER, Del. — Ryan Blaney kept the party rolling from his first win this season long enough to stimulate business at...
PITTSBURGH — Paul Byron scored two goals and added an assist, leading the Montreal Canadiens to a 5-1 victory over the...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Ottawa 2 1 0 1 3 8 7 Montreal 2 1 0 1 3 7 4 Tampa Bay 1 1...
DOVER, Del. — Bradley Saucier and Joshua Merrill made the trip from Maine to watch this weekend’s NASCAR races at Dover...
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DALLAS — Freshman Cameron Dicker kicked a 40-yard field goal with nine seconds left to give 19th-ranked Texas a 48-45...
East Alderson-Broaddus 55, Lake Erie 27 Amherst 21, Middlebury 0 Bryant 21, Duquesne 20 CCSU 56, Robert Morris 35...
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Oct. 7
Oct. 7, 1988 • Berwick wins a battle of the unbeatens over Tunkhannock, 20-0, behind Dan Frank’s touchdown and 104...
Today FIELD HOCKEY College Queens U. of Charlotte at BU...11 a.m. ———————————————Monday FIELD HOCKEY High school...
Midway Lanes ELKS Oct. 2 W L Team 1 0 0 Team 2 0 0 High game: Joe Muscato 188. High series: Muscato 521....
AUTO RACING 2 p.m. NBCSN — NASCAR, Monster Energy Cup Series, Gander Outdoors 400, at Dover, Del. ———————————————...
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University’s Christina Podpora, a Southern Columbia graduate, and Nicole Varano, a Mount...
Gander Outdoors 400 Qualifying ccd., rain; race today At Dover International Speedway Dover, Del. Lap length: 1 mile...
Abington 24, Council Rock North 8 Academy of the New Church 39, Lower Moreland 0 Archbishop Wood 27, Archbishop Ryan...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Colorado -146/+136 Milwaukee Los Angeles -170/+158 at Atlanta NHL...
BASEBALL American League CLEVELAND INDIANS — Traded RHP Julian Merryweather to Toronto to complete an earlier trade....
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ATA shoot slated The Keystone Sportsmen’s Association will hold an ATA shoot today. A total of 300 birds will be...
If you are looking for a enjoyable, educational experience that’s within a day’s drive, I have a suggestion. No, it isn...
Habitat destruction reduced the Canada goose populations to a low of about 1 million birds in the United States.
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Use, but don’t overhaul, a college kid’s bedroom
Your child is just off to college and you’ve been dreaming of all the ways you could use that suddenly lifeless bedroom...
Asking teenagers to pay the whole cost of a four-year college degree probably isn’t realistic or smart. Kids may be cut...
Hey parents: What if there was a machine that could respond to your kids’ every command, never tiring, even if they ask...
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8/MONDAY Scott Class of 1956, Monday, 11:30 a.m., Cracker Barrel, Buckhorn; 570-784-0279. Columbia Montour Torch...
Senior centers list week’s activities• • Benton — Monday: Closed; Tuesday: Healthy Steps in Motion, 10:15 a.m.;...
Spinners and weavers to meet Oct. 14 MIFFLINBURG — Susquehanna Valley Spinners & Weavers Guild will meet Sunday,...
BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from St. Paul’s Episcopal Church this week: • Monday:...
Geisinger-Bloomsburg MONDAY — Info Desk: Joan Erwine, Barbara Pegg, Candy Lupini, Mary Laubach; ER Desk: Chris...
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — Rohrbach’...
Michael and Denice Wengryn of Bloomsburg, and Steven and Sue Bennett of Orangeville announce the engagement of their...
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Kimberel Eventide, 36, believes her purpose here on Earth is to help other humans become elves, just like herself. A...
NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Evans has wrapped his final performance as Captain America. Evans on Thursday tweeted that his...

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This Kavanaugh nomination has reached the point 0f being ludicrous! The holier than now Republicans took the word of...

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DEAR ABBY: I’m a man in my mid-30s. For the past couple of years I’ve been in love with my best friend. She doesn’t...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are tactful, understanding and have humanitarian tendencies. You like to be tidy and...
NEW YORK (AP) — Just months after the publication of James Comey’s “A Higher Loyalty,” another former FBI official will...