Stories from Saturday, February 1, 2020

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Son charged in Orange Township
ORANGE TWP. — A teenager shot his adoptive parents here Thursday night, fabricated clues in an attempted cover-up, then...
Bloomsburg business employed disabled
BLOOMSBURG—A car-cleaning center here that employed people with developmental and physical disabilities has shut down...
Preservation options to be discussed at Tuesday meeting in Washingtonville
WASHINGTONVILLE — The future of a log cabin recently uncovered during a demolition here is still up in the air. But for...
BERWICK — A Berwick man struck his girlfriend in the face because she had asked to get out of the car during an...

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1943: During World War II, one of America’s most highly decorated military units, the 442nd Regimental Combat Team,...
• Singer Harry Styles, 26. • Actress and mixed martial artist Ronda Rousey, 33. • Actor Michael C. Hall, 49. •...
WASHINGTON (AP) — After a dramatic night and a day of expectation, the Senate voted Friday to block Democratic calls...
Benton Gun Show: Today, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Benton Fire Company, food available; admission...
Virus death toll up to 259 BEIJING (AP) — China has reported 259 people have died of a new virus, which has infected...
• The Town of Bloomsburg is looking to fill various vacancies on town boards and commissions. • Bloomsburg will hold a...
Eligibility for OT to expand HARRISBURG (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration is on the brink of making Pennsylvania...
TREASURE HUNT: 4-8-15-19-26 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 1-9; WILD: 2 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 5-3-2; WILD: 2 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 5-9-5-...
 
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HARRISBURG — A Pennsylvania judge Friday put a freeze on a new state police policy regarding sales of partially...
ALLENTOWN — As the young man ran down the alley, a policeman in pursuit with his revolver drawn, a woman ran alongside...
ALMEDIA — Tonight at 6:30, a conference examining drug abuse from a Biblical perspective will take place at the Almedia...
BLOOMSBURG — An emergency operations drill simulating an active shooter will be conducted at Bloomsburg University...
NESCOPECK TWP. — A Berwick woman trespassed on a man’s property and stole a wagon and a metal milk jug, police say....
 
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Pension scam leads to prison HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) —A Connecticut businessman who cheated hundreds of his employees out...
MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — A wild turkey that became a celebrity in a southern New Jersey town was euthanized after it...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) —Police officers in Minneapolis are being given the option to hand out repair vouchers, rather than...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A motorcyclist cited for turning his license plate upside down because he thought “it was cool”...
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) —If you want to tie the knot at the Grand Canyon, you’ll want to get your...
 
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Cop: Man rammed house with vehicle WICHITA, Kan. (AP) —Authorities have arrested a man who is suspected of ramming...
GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) —The new owner of two Wyoming coal mines is at odds with the owner of two huge industrial shovels,...
NEW YORK (AP) — Mary Higgins Clark, the tireless and long-reigning “Queen of Suspense” whose tales of women beating the...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island bill that would ban 3D guns is being considered by lawmakers. The measure would...
 
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N.Y. native enjoyed reading, travel and opera
Rosalyn “Lynn” (Portnoy) Golden, age 91, of 1115 Eighth Ave., Berwick, died peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, at 6...
Berwick man was native of West Ukraine
Peter “Pete” Paul Panczyszyn, 94, of Berwick, passed away Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020, at Berwick Retirement Village II. He...
Was active with Berwick Historical Society
Annalee Stout, 75, of Berwick, passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2020, at the Berwick Hospital Center. Born in Berwick,...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Patricia Ann (Phillips) Neafie, 78, formerly of Huntington Mills, died early Friday morning, Jan. 31, 2020, at the Joe...
Arrangements to appear in Sunday’s edition
Rosanne Marie (Polokowski) Bowes, 76, of Bloomsburg, passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2020, at Maria Hall. Arrangements...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Headley K. Killian of Berwick passed away Jan. 27, 2020. Arrangements for his service will be announced by Kelchner,...
HENDERSONVILLE (AP) — The lakefront property in Tennessee where Johnny and June Carter Cash lived for more than 30...
WILSON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man stole and beat a dog named Tigger, stabbed it to death and used a chain saw to...
DETROIT (AP) — Authorities searched Friday for a Michigan prison inmate who was recently transferred to Ohio to face...
Davenport alleges money owed Donald Davenport of Bloomsburg alleges in a civil court complaint that Ken Church of 1122...
 
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NEW YORK — Going to the movies can easily break the bank. That’s where a movie subscription comes in. Many theater...
BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg University is screening the film “Harriet” on Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Kehr Union Ballroom....
 
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EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Mitchell Zimmerman, an attorney and author of “Mississippi Reckoning,” a...
ROSE: As Januaries go in these parts, the month that ended at midnight was not bad at all. There was just enough cold...
President Trump was impeached and is now on trial in the U.S. Senate. Why are we having this trial? Nancy Pelosi and...
There’s a growing urgency and willingness to fix Pennsylvania’s probation system. Pennsylvania lawmakers can’t...
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is for those of you who didn’t look closely at the picture on Thursday’s front page of Brian...
 
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You should send your photographer to the 1800 block of Chestnut Street. There’s a house that was once under...
 
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NEW YORK — This year’s Super Bowl won’t be a politics-free zone, as both President Donald Trump and Democratic...
Woman says Harvey Weinstein raped her twice
NEW YORK — A key accuser in Harvey Weinstein’s trial testified Friday that he raped her twice, once bellowing, “You owe...
LONDON (AP) — So long, farewell, auf wiedersehen, adieu. With little fuss and not much fanfare, Britain left the...
 
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PARK CITY, Utah — “The Assistant” is one of the first narrative films to come out of the #MeToo movement and the Harvey...
Outdoor plants in cold climates need to bank a certain number of hours being chilly during the winter for their buds to...
Singer-songwriter Joe Henry was absorbing the shock of confronting his life-threatening illness when he climbed into...
 
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“None of the really cold air over northern Canada is headed our way. So the first week of February is going to be about...
ATLANTA (AP) — Anne Cox Chambers, a newspaper heiress, diplomat and philanthropist who was one of the country’s richest...
WASHINGTON (AP) —The first treatment for peanut allergies is about to hit the market. Friday’s approval by the Food...
 
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Junior eager to help Red Tornadoes at District 4 Duals
MOUNT CARMEL — Mount Carmel’s Trevor McDonald could have had surgery to repair a torn UCL months ago, but instead, he...
Gee scorches Bloom by scoring 25 points
For the Press Enterprise BLOOMSBURG — With a full week to digest its first defeat of the season against Bloomsburg,...
Chiefs’ Veach, an MCA grad, not underappreciated
MIAMI — Brett Veach stands to the side of the Super Bowl’s annual media night melee with a couple of close friends,...
For the Press Enterprise BERWICK — Berwick’s Mia Doll proved she can be counted on in high-pressure situations during...
 
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PITTSBURGH — Sidney Crosby beat Brian Elliott 55 seconds into overtime to lift the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 4-3 win...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Boston 51 29 10 12 70 169 135 Tampa Bay 50 30 15 5 65 181...
MELBOURNE, Australia — Locked in an even-as-can-be Australian Open semifinal, Dominic Thiem looked up at his guest box...
DETROIT — Pascal Siakam scored 30 points and Serge Ibaka added 21 to lift the Toronto Raptors to their 10th straight...
MIAMI — Andy Reid has won more games than any coach without a Super Bowl title, so people question whether he can win...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 35 14.714 — Boston 32 15.681 2 Philadelphia 31 18.633 4...
MIAMI — Just over six months ago, Tyreek Hill was uncertain whether he would ever play another game in the NFL. He had...
 
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Feb. 1, 1990 • Houston’s Otis Thorpe scores 30 points, Hakeem Olajuwon adds 23 and the Rockets outlast Michael Jordan...
AUTO RACING 8:30 p.m. NBCSN — Monster Energy AMA Supercross: Round 5, Oakland, Calif. ————————————————————...
Today BASKETBALL High school boys St. John Neumann at Vo-Tech..1:30 p.m. Benton at Bucktail................2:30 p.m...
MILLVILLE — Millville’s Olivia Savage connected on five three-pointers and scored a game-high 21 points, Allison...
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at LA Clippers OFF OFF Minnesota Miami 1½ 206½ at Orlando at Indiana 10½ 213½ New...
 
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Right about now, on the eve of the Iowa caucuses, when the nation’s political microscope turns to inspect the small...
RIVERSIDE, California (AP) —Nearly 200 Americans evacuated from China because of the new virus are “very relieved” to...
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Actor and director Elizabeth Banks is being honored as Woman of the Year by Harvard University’...
 
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TODAY Lasagna dinner,Pine Street Lutheran Church, 621 Pine St., Danville, 4-7 p.m., takeout available. Big Game...
Workshop planned at church in Bloom BLOOMSBURG —Howard Gospel Choir of Howard University will be offering a free...
 

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DEAR ABBY: I have a problem I haven’t seen in your column before. My husband comes from a large family with siblings...
Delta, American and United suspend U.S.-China flights NEW YORK (AP) — Delta, American and United said Friday they will...
PROVINCETOWN, Mass. (AP) — Cape Cod has its first legal pot shop. Curaleaf opened a recreational marijuana store in...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are a born humanitarian who is passionate and honest. Because this is a year of teaching...