Stories from Sunday, January 6, 2019

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Required posts show costs vary widely for same services
DANVILLE — The price for a single, 200-milligram ibuprofen pain-relief pill at Geisinger-Bloomsburg Hospital is $6.70...
• Pricing lists for Geisinger-owned hospitals can be found online with the following link: https://tinyurl.com/...
Berwick woman remembered in family’s movie house that she revived
BERWICK — More than 100 people came to the Berwick Theater and Center for Community Arts on Saturday evening to...
Coroner: Kin found girl, 15
BLOOMSBURG — A 15-year-old girl was found dead in her home here by a family member Saturday afternoon, a coroner said...
Student revives Cinderella Project that provides teens free dance finery
BERWICK — Teens in the Berwick Area school district and from other school districts are invited to try on formal gowns...
Disney, WarnerMedia to complicate flow
Streaming TV may never again be as simple, or as affordable, as it is now. Disney and WarnerMedia are each launching...

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Berwick Elks Hoop Shoot: Noon-3 p.m., Berwick YMCA, 231 W. Third St., for kids 8-13 as of April 1, free. Free Twelfth...
1838: Samuel Morse and Alfred Vail gave the first successful public demonstration of their telegraph in Morristown, New...
• Actress-comedian Kate McKinnon, 35. • Actress Cristela Alonzo, 40. • Actor Danny Pintauro (TV: “Who’s the Boss...
Five die in escape room WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A faulty heating system appeared to have caused a fire at a house where...
Prison for child sex abuse GREENSBURG (AP) — A woman who admitted allowing men to have sexual contact with a 3-year-...
TREASURE HUNT: 10-16-18-22-25 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 7-2, Wild: 9 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 0-8-2, Wild: 9 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 3-9-...
 
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No wonder they’re “Crazy for” her. Gay icon Madonna performed at the LGBTQ landmark Stonewall Inn just as 2019 kicked...
Cops: Drunken man walked into traffic BENTON — A drunken man walked onto Route 487 into traffic near Uni-Mart and...

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4-H educator provided therapy animals
Yvonne C. “Vonnie” Young, who mentored generations of 4-Hers and used rescued therapy animals to comfort thousands of...
Was employed at Milco and Berwick Offray
Sheila Ann (Haxton) Adams, 63, of Benton died early Friday morning, Jan. 4, 2019, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville...
Borden’s Snack driver enjoyed water skiing
Carl R. Wolfe, 88, passed away on Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born on Jan. 23, 1930,...
HEMLOCK TWP. — Police here are asking for the public’s help in identifying people suspected of shoplifting at Walmart...
CATAWISSA — Margaret Resseguie of Mifflinville is suing Scott Powell of Watsontown for breach of contract and “...
Gavin M. Smith Michael and Deidre (Bogert) Smith, Berwick, are the parents of a son, Gavin Milo, born Friday, Jan. 4,...

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BERWICK — A Berwick man who was pulled over for a suspended registration was driving under the influence of alcohol,...

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“With Winter Storm Fisher circulating moist air into the state, most of yesterday was cloudy and wet. However, the sun...

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Well Mr. P, God bless you also. Your comment contains a lie. The word ‘only’ does not appear in my comment. Which makes...
Orangeville’s recently repaved Main Street, Route 487, dominates the right side of this aerial view, looking north...
BY SCOTT WOOD For the Press Enterprise BERWICK — Phyllis Dietterick was in the midst of making crocheted lap blankets...
 
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DANVILLE – Geisinger has become the first health care system in Pennsylvania and only the fourth in the world to be...
Dear Mr. Berko: What do we do with 1,300 shares of General Electric, which we bought at $31? Our stockbroker says we...
PITTSBURGH — A genetic test developed by researchers at UPMC and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine can...
Dear Mr. Berko: Please don’t use my initials or city, because my comments might encourage the local school board to...
Lewisburg – Evangelical Community Hospital’s board begins the new year with new leadership. John Meckley, Esq., has...
New at Zimmer Brianna Morrison is the newest associate of the Zimmer Insurance Agency, Bloomsburg. She is a graduate...
 
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ROSE: It feels odd starting off with a rose about a drunken driving incident. But the arrest of Mahoning Township...
On New Year’s Day I spoke with a friend of mine who had just returned from a two-week visit with friends in the City of...
The Democrats have taken over the House. Nancy Pelosi is once again speaker. And the great duel of wits begins between...
For the past decade, I have been writing an end-of-the-year column recalling memorable examples of blame-shifting...
Americans have grown all too familiar with the horror of school shootings. But mass shootings in schools are rare...
Wife: “What are you doing?” Husband: “Nothing.” Wife: “What do you mean nothing? You’ve been staring at our marriage...
“Walls work. There’s a reason why politicians and wealthy people build walls around their houses and their compounds....
 
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Oregon inmates get free tampons PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) —Oregon has joined a small number of states that give tampons to...
ATLANTA (AP) — Groundwater near Georgia military bases remains contaminated from a toxic firefighting foam used for...
FREEBURG, Ill. (AP) —The owner of a southwestern Illinois farm is breeding Arabian horses in an unlikely bid to sell...
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky for Kentucky, a Commonwealth-themed store based in Lexington — has created a hotline for...
CLINTON, Ind. (AP) — A man who allegedly deserted the U.S. Army in 2000 had been living in a small western Indiana city...

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2018 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon
This week, we’re driving the all-new fourth generation 2018 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon two-door, not to be confused with the...
: Greg, in early 1963, I talked to a buddy of mine and a race driver by the name of Ray Murray. Ray told me he took...
 
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Uber driver stricken, pair jumps from car PETALUMA, Calif. (AP) —An Uber driver had a heart attack while driving,...
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) — The German Air Force has donated one of its Tornado fighter planes to the New Mexico Museum of...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) —A new city policy requiring public signs on brick buildings warning they might collapse in an...

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Chicago is on a 9-1 tear; Philadelphia has won five of six
LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Not long after he was hired, Matt Nagy watched the Super Bowl with his wife at a bar near the...
SAN JOSE, Calif. — At Alabama and Clemson, being the best at one thing means being the best at everything. That sounds...
HOUSTON — Andrew Luck threw for 222 yards and two touchdowns and the Indianapolis Colts raced out to a big lead and...
 
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DENVER — Nikola Jokic scored a season-high 39 points and grabbed 12 rebounds, reserve Paul Millsap added 18 and the...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 28 12.700 — Philadelphia 25 14.641 2½ Boston 23 15.605 4...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Jordan Bowden scored 20 points and No. 3 Tennessee opened Southeastern Conference play by trouncing...
PHILADELPHIA — TJ Brodie scored 1:59 into overtime, sending the Calgary Flames to a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Tampa Bay 41 32 7 2 66 174 119 Toronto 41 27 12 2 56 152...
NEW YORK — The New York Mets acquired outfielder Keon Broxton from the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday, giving them a...
 
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There is no denying the impact on the coaching world that Bill Walsh and Bill Parcells have had. The hard evidence is...
BALTIMORE — It’s been six years since the Ravens hosted a playoff game, so forgive Pro Bowl guard Marshal Yanda for...
NEW YORK — The Jets’ search for a new coach is kicking into high gear. The team announced Saturday it completed its...
 

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DANVILLE — Danville’s Corinna Petrus finished with a game-high 13 points, Clara Coombe added 12, and the Ironmen...
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Jan. 6, 1989 • Central Columbia grad Mitch Morrisson scores 14 points to lead York College to a 45-36 victory over...
Today No events scheduled ———————————————Monday BASKETBALL High school boys Mt. Carmel at Mahanoy Area..7:30 p.m...
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG Brooklyn 2 208 at Chicago at LA Clippers 7 220 Orlando at Minnesota OFF OFF LA Lakers...
BOWLING 11 a.m. FS1 — PBA Hall of Fame Classic, Arlington, Texas ——————————————— COLLEGE BASKETBALL (MEN'S) 12 p.m...
BASEBALL National League MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Traded OF Keon Broxton to the N.Y. Mets for RHPs Bobby Wahl and Adam Hill...
AHL EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA Charlotte 36 25 8 3 0 53 122 101 Bridgeport 37 21...
Junior high boys SATURDAY 8TH GRADE Bloomsburg 61, Millville 17 High scorers: Bloomsburg — Nasir Heard, 15; Jake...
 

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Statistics from the 2018 hunting seasons in Pennsylvania and other states will not be available for weeks or months,...
Trout meeting set The local chapter of Trout Unlimited will meet Jan. 8 at 7 p.m. in the front room of the Lightstreet...
Hunters donated over 1,600 tons of venison to feed the poor.
 

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Living Coral a ‘feel-good’ color for ‘19
NEW YORK — It’s the color of underwater reefs hanging on for dear life. The sky at dusk. Some of the latest iPhones and...
If college tuition bills are looming and you don’t have nearly enough saved, you have plenty of company. But you also...
A little over a year ago, my twin sister and I celebrated our birthday with a hike. It was so much fun we vowed to...
 

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Announcement is made of the engagement of Jolie Hunsinger, Danville, daughter of Sam and Margaret Hunsinger of...
Joyce and Jody Chik of Berwick announce the engagement of their son, Alexander Chik, to Alyssa Figura, daughter of...
Herman and Luther’s Historic Barn in Montoursville was the setting for the May 26, 2018, wedding of Brianna Edvidge...
 

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Watershed Association to meet Jan. 14 BLOOMSBURG — The Fishing Creek Watershed Association (FCWA) will hold a public...
Geisinger-Bloomsburg MONDAY — Info Desk: Josie Portelli, Bernadine Zale TUESDAY — Info Desk: Mame Monroe...
Auxiliary Unit 273 adds six members BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg American Legion Auxiliary Unit 273 met Dec. 12 with...
Senior centers list week’s activities • Benton — Monday: Board meeting, 9 a.m.; Sit & Fit, 10 a.m.; Spisszaks...
7/MONDAY Twentieth Century Delphian Club of Berwick, Monday, 2 p.m., McBride Memorial Library, Berwick. Bloomsburg...
Today’s event will feature poet NORTHUMBERLAND — Priestley Chapel Associates presents a First Sunday Program of Words...
 

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NEW YORK — Fans of “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” know the show’s clothes deliver eye-popping color and to-die-for style....
NEW YORK (AP) — Broadway producers had plenty of reasons to pop the bubbly as 2018 wound down. Many shows recorded...
 

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EDITOR’S NOTE: We’re revisiting some of the strangest of the strange news we enjoyed in 2018. Happy Strange New Year...
PALM SPRINGS, Calif. —It’s approaching 9 p.m. and Art Laboe adjusts the microphone as Sister Sledge’s “We Are Family”...
Ex-U.S. Senate candidate suing Sacha Baron Cohen
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Former U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore says he didn’t know he was dealing with comedian Sacha...

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DEAR ABBY: My mother recently confessed to me that in my senior year of high school, she sabotaged my chance to go to...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are practical, ambitious and creative. You avoid confrontation and seek harmony. This year...
NEW YORK (AP) — Chelsea Clinton’s career as a children’s author continues with a picture book about endangered animals...