Stories from Friday, September 6, 2019

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Building concerns officials in Berwick
BERWICK — The building sporting the bright mural overlooking Sponsler’s Park is in danger of collapsing, say borough...
and SUSAN SCHWARTZ Press Enterprise Writers BERWICK — A Berwick man is accused of luring a woman to a deserted part...
BU president lauds partnership with Bloomsburg-area firm
BLOOMSBURG —After years of planning and months of construction, Sekisui and Bloomsburg University officially opened the...
Berwick man on parole for threats insists he needs firearm
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man who is extremely distraught over his wife’s death several years ago sobbed in court Thursday...
Bloomsburg man accused of trespass, harassment
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man whom police say forced his way inside an ex-girlfriend’s apartment and wouldn’t leave has...

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1901: President William McKinley was shot and mortally wounded by anarchist Leon Czolgosz at the Pan-American...
Toddler Time: 10 a.m., Bloomsburg Public Library, ages 18 months-3 years. Theme: Robots. ARC Year-Round Yard Sale: New...
• Actor Idris Elba, 47. • Singer CeCe Peniston, 50. • Rhythm and blues singer Macy Gray, 52. • Actress Rosie...
Dorian takes lives in U.S. CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Hurricane Dorian sideswiped the Carolinas Thursday as it closed in...
• Bloomsburg Town Council will hold a public hearing and special meeting at 6 p.m. Sept. 16 regarding an amendment to...
Tot death deemed homicide PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say the death of a toddler reportedly kidnapped last weekend...
TREASURE HUNT: 3-4-17-24-29 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 9-0; WILD: 5 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 3-1-2; WILD: 5 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 2-3-3-...

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A “talking circle” is planned at the Thomas Beaver Free Library on Monday, Sept. 16, at 6:30 p.m. The activity...
HANOVER TWP. — A new State Police headquarters and training center could soon be built here to replace the headquarters...

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Enjoyed travel, taking road trips, camping
Clifton E. Sitler, 84, of Berwick passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, at Berwick Retirement Village II where he was...
Bloom Walmart manager was born in Illinois
Kristine L. Sharpless, age 44, of Berwick, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, at her North Centre...
State services employee enjoyed riding horses
Mary Kay Cash, 49, of Berwick, went to be with the Lord, after a three-year battle with breast cancer, Wednesday, Sept...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Marjorie D. Fullmer Schooley, age 86, of 507 Meadow Lane, Danville, died at 3:50 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2019, at her...
BERWICK — The following citations were filed in the offices of District Judge Richard Knecht. • Jeffrey Hartley,...
BLOOMSBURG — A New Jersey man has been granted probation with a chance to clear his record of a drunken driving arrest...
CROCKETT — James R., 89, husband of the late Katherine Ash Crockett, formerly of Broadway, Ross Township, passed away...

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47 Meters Down: Uncaged ★★★ Young divers (Corinne Foxx, Sistine Stallone, Sophie Nélisse and Brianne Tju) discover a...
It can be a cheesy thing when a novel is split up and spread out over a handful of films, but Stephen King’s “It” is...
Brittany (Jillian Bell) of “Brittany Runs a Marathon” is an aimless and broke 20-something in New York who’s startled...
In the northwest of Scotland, there’s a glacier-carved mountain called Suilven. Climbing it is not for the timid. But...
 
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BERWICK — Substitute teachers here will be getting a 3 percent raise after a school board director asked for the...
General store marks 150 years BARRINGTON, N.H. (AP) — A general store in New Hampshire is about to celebrate its 150th...
HERNDON — A Tennessee juvenile has admitted responsibility in a “swatting” incident that shut down Line Mountain High...

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The lack of four-season food sources is one of the leading causes of the world’s declining bee populations. At certain...
Nothing beats the flavor of fresh-from-the-garden tomatoes and when they’re left on the plant five to eight days after...
NEW YORK (AP) —Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Aug. 26-Sept. 1. Listings include the week’s...

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) —Facebook is tackling a new frontier: love. Facebook Dating, a matchmaking service, arrived...
“High pressure is expected to dominate our weather until Hurricane Dorian is long gone. Much of our area won’t see a...
 
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BU begins season Saturday at home vs. Stonehill
BLOOMSBURG — After a successful spring and summer training camp, Bloomsburg University is ready to hit the gridiron on...
Franchella’s trio of goals leads to a win
For the Press Enterprise SHICKSHINNY — Hurdling head-long past a bevy of bodies, it wasn’t hard to tell who the...
Early scoring onslaught helps Lake-Lehman to win
For the Press Enterprise BERWICK — A slow start proved costly for Berwick in a 5-1 loss to Lake-Lehman on Thursday...
For the Press Enterprise LAPORTE — Benton coach Harry Schlichter was hoping one of his players would step up this...
 
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East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 92 49 .652 _ _ 8-2 W-2 53-22 39-27 Tampa Bay 83 59 .585 9½ _ 7...
NEW YORK — By no means was Serena Williams perfect at the start of her U.S. Open semifinal. She faced three break...
CINCINNATI — Phillip Ervin homered leading off the 11th inning, and the Cincinnati Reds beat Philadelphia 4-3 Thursday...
PITTSBURGH — Brian Moran became the first player in major league history to make his debut while facing his brother on...
CLEVELAND — Reynaldo L??pez pitched a one-hitter for his first complete game in 75 career big league starts, and...
BOSTON — Left fielder Eddie Rosario threw out Rafael Devers at home plate for the final out, preserving Minnesota’s...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Indians 8, White Sox 6 Chicago 020 000 022 — 6 13 2 Cleveland 111 120 20x — 8 14 0 Nova, Cordero (5...
OAKLAND, Calif. — Robbie Grossman hit a two-run triple over the head of center fielder Mike Trout as part of a seven-...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —All-Star Austin Meadows hit his 27th homer, leading Tampa Bay over Toronto and maintaining the...
ALAMEDA, Calif. — Star receiver Antonio Brown was sent away from the Oakland Raiders four days before the season opener...
BALTIMORE — Rookie Kolby Allard won his third straight start, Nick Solak hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off John Means...
ATLANTA — Max Fried pitched one-hit ball over seven innings to outduel Stephen Strasburg and push Atlanta a step closer...
ST. LOUIS — Dakota Hudson pitched six innings of one-hit ball and hit a two-run single for his first big league RBIs,...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. —Jordy Mercer put the Tigers ahead with their third home run of the fourth inning, and Detroit...
 
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SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —Bloomsburg was on the attack for most of the game, and that was key in the Panthers’ 3-0 win over...

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Williamsport at Berwick Williamsport coach Chuck Crews has done an outstanding job with the program since taking over...
PITTSBURGH — No team threw it more times than the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2018. Only the Green Bay Packers ran it less...
 
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Authorities: Interviews indicate mariners tried to save passengers
LOS ANGELES (AP) —The crew of a scuba diving boat that sank off the coast of Southern California made several attempts...
DENVER (AP) — Former public lands managers heaped criticism Thursday on a Trump administration plan to move the...
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A lawyer said Thursday that “evil as all get-out” would be a better way of describing the man...

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — An American woman who attempted to carry a 6-day-old baby out of the Philippines hidden...
BERLIN (AP) — Around 2,000 people are vying to win 1 million euros offered by a German city to anyone who can deliver...

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TORONTO — The 44th Toronto International Film Festival kicked off Thursday with a documentary celebration of Canada’s...
 
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The foundation of this passion was established “Step By Step” decades ago. New Kids on the Block member Jonathan...
DEAR ABBY: I am a 47-year-old woman, married to the love of my life for seven years. Three years ago, my husband’s...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I have been following all the concerns about exposure to measles but have not seen anything mentioned...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are a good listener and you’re persuasive. You are compassionate and considerate of others...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles man was arrested Wednesday on charges that he sold counterfeit opioid pills to Mac...

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Susquehanna Valley Chorale Auditions, Sept. 10 or Sept. 17, 6-6:45 p.m., Christ’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 100 S....
6/FRIDAY Toddler Time, Sept. 6, 10 a.m., Bloomsburg Public Library, age 18 months-3 years. Theme: Robots. ARC Year-...
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged), Sept. 12-Oct. 5, BTE’s Alvina Krause Theatre, 226 Center St.,...
The Temptations Review with Nate Evans, Sept. 18, 7:30 p.m., Hazleton Area H.S., 1601 W. 23rd St., Hazleton; tickets:...
“Students on Stage: The Bloomsburg Players — 1962-1989,” third floor, Harvey A. Andruss Library, Bloomsburg University...
I would like to apologize to all my 30S GOP friends. I totally misjudged you folks. I thought you were moral Christians...
U.S., Chinese to meet again BEIJING (AP) — U.S. and Chinese envoys will meet in early October for more talks aimed at...
 
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EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Kurt Schlichter, an attorney and retired Army infantry colonel. Not-Senile-...
ROSE: The Animal Resource Center’s yard sale, which raises money for the care of the homeless, has itself been homeless...
A few months ago, Sen. Mitch McConnell from Kentucky, Republican U.S. Senate Majority Leader and former Minority Leader...
If you want to see the future of America’s criminal justice system under Democratic control, come to Boston where a...
Everything I need to know, I learned from Noah’s Ark. 1) Don’t miss the boat. 2) Remember that we are all in the...
 
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