Stories from Sunday, June 6, 2021

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Berwick super: Yearbook supplement will offer to show obscured athletes
BERWICK — The mother of one of the students whose pictures were digitally removed from the new Berwick Area High School...
Crews confine flames to rear of Bloom home
BLOOMSBURG — Careless smoking caused a fire that extensively damaged a ranch-style home on Hemlock Lane here Saturday,...
Montour, Columbia officials say income limits have changed
DANVILLE — Officials from Montour and Columbia counties want to get the word out that rental assistance for those...
Officers tracked suspect, used Taser at Mifflin motel,
MIFFLINVILLE — The owner of Arnold’s Golf Course was watching surveillance video about 5 a.m. last Sunday and witnessed...
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A Berwick mother forced her teenage daughter to hide a drug pipe during a traffic stop, police say...
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• Actor Amber Borycki, 38. • Actor Staci Keanan, 46. • Rapper-rocker Uncle Kracker, 47. • TV correspondent...
1816: A snowstorm struck the northeastern U.S., heralding what would become known as the “Year Without a Summer.”...
BTE’s “Tiny Beautiful Things”: The Alvina Krause Theatre; 226 Center St., Bloomsburg, 6:30 p.m., tickets: 570-784-8181...
Police: Man, 86, shot boss BELLE GLADE, Fla. (AP) — An 86-year-old sugar mill worker with 31 years on the job fatally...
Impaled woman sues town OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman impaled by a beach umbrella here three years ago...
TREASURE HUNT: 2-4-7-15-29 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 7-8; WILD: 6 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 6-7-1; WILD: 6 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 9-9-1-6...
 
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BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man who texted threatening messages to his ex-girlfriend was paroled at his sentencing Thursday...
DANVILLE — A contempt complaint against a Berwick man was dismissed here Wednesday after a judge found he had not...
 
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Played baseball for Boston Braves
Leland Robert “Mouse” Grasley, age 88, of 2548 Old Berwick Road, Bloomsburg (Espy) died peacefully at his home at 2:08...
Berwick graduate enjoyed farm life, reading
Elizabeth “Betty” F. Taylor, 87, of Huntington Mills passed away on Thursday, June 3, 2021, at Geisinger Medical Center...
NAPERVILLE, Ill. (AP) —A 76-year-old Minnesota man has been arrested in the stabbing death of a 15-year-old suburban...
Arrangements to be announced
Sophia K. (Bolek) Bond, 96, of Benton, widow of Ivan E. Bond, died early Saturday morning, June 5, 2021, at the Gardens...
Bloom native, first responder, avid gardener
Glendalee Brink Button, 80, North Lima, Ohio, passed peacefully away on May 31, 2021, in her home with several of her...
Everett M. VanGilder Kimmer and Amanda VanGilder, Bloomsburg, are the parents of a son, Everett Michael, born...
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man is accused of harassment for repeatedly contacting his mother about his mail, police said...
MONTGOMERY (AP) —Former Alabama Gov. John Patterson, who entered politics after his father’s assassination but was...
 
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California state lawmakers are grappling with a particularly 21st-century problem: What to do...
 
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“With the Bermuda High now in control of our weather, it became hot yesterday, with high temperatures in the low 90s...
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine’s beloved wild blueberry fields are home to one of the most important fruit crops in New...
 
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Central’s season not over with states upcoming
For the Press Enterprise WILLIAMSPORT — Central Columbia’s Emmie Rowe proved she is one the best centerfielders in the...
Berwick keeps season alive with play-in win
For the Press Enterprise ALLENTOWN — Even if the outcome wasn’t what Berwick had hoped for during the District 2 Class...
Danville claims first District 4 title in 21 years
For the Press Enterprise WILLIAMSPORT — Danville’s Cara Bohner found herself in a predicament as she finished her SATs...
NEW YORK — Brad Cox insisted he wasn’t sitting around waiting or worrying about whether a disqualification of Bob...
 
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PHILADELPHIA — Dwight Howard gushed over his first year in Philly, a train-of-thought review on his favorite...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away Tampa Bay 37 23.617 _ _ 7-3 W-1 15-13 22-10 Boston 35 23.603 1 _ 6-4...
PITTSBURGH — Jacob Stallings hit a game-ending single in the 12th inning that lifted the Pittsburgh Pirates over Miami...
PHILADELPHIA — Bryce Harper hit a run-scoring single that stopped an 0-for-18 skid in his return from the injured list...
ATLANTA — Ozzie Albies drove in the go-ahead run in a five-run third inning off Clayton Kershaw, Abraham Almonte got a...
MILWAUKEE — Christian Yelich and Omar Narv??ez hit back-to-back homers in the eighth inning and Milwaukee beat, the...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. —Ryan Jeffers, Kyle Garlick and Miguel San?? homered, and Minnesota turned a game-ending double play...
SAN FRANCISCO — Unbeaten Kevin Gausman struck out 10 in seven smooth innings, Alex Dickerson homered for the second...
NEW YORK — Kevin Durant scored 29 points, Kyrie Irving had 25 and the two superstars carried the Brooklyn Nets after...
ARLINGTON, Texas —Rich Hill pitched another five scoreless innings as Tampa Bay blanked Texas. Tampa Bay 200 000 010...
CHICAGO — Tarik Skubal struck out a career-high 11 to win consecutive starts for the first time in his major league...
BALTIMORE — Cesar Hernandez and Harold Ramirez homered off Baltimore ace John Means, who exited in the first inning...
NEW YORK — Kiké Hern??ndez snapped an 0-for-27 skid with a tiebreaking double in the eighth inning and Boston completed...
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Joe Panik homered, and Toronto beat Houston. Panik's tiebreaking three-run...
ST. LOUIS — Yadier Molina left the game in the fourth inning with a bruised knee, and St. Louis extended a losing...
FIRST ROUND Tuesday, June 1 Brooklyn 123, Boston 109, Brooklyn wins series 4-1 Denver 147, Portland 140, 2OT Phoenix...
 
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MILLVILLE — Millville is hosting its 25th annual Millard C. Ludwig soccer camp July 6-9 from 9 a.m. to noon at the...
 
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The Hendrick Motorsports train rolls into Sonoma Raceway on a three-race winning streak that pushed it past Petty...
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June 6, 1991 • Julie Croteau, the first woman to play college baseball, quits the team at St. Mary’s College, citing...
AUSTRALIAN RULES FOOTBALL 4:30 a.m. FS1 — AFL: Western at Fremantle ——————————————— AUTO RACING 7:55 a.m. ESPN —...
UNIONDALE, N.Y. —Mathew Barzal broke a tie late in the third period and the New York Islanders beat the Boston Bruins 4...
SECOND ROUND x — if necessary Boston 5, N.Y. Islanders 2 Sunday, May 30 Tampa Bay 2, Carolina 1 Colorado 7, Vegas...
Today BASEBALL Junior Legion Berwick at West Lawn (DH)........1 p.m. ———————————————Monday BASEBALL American...
Berwick Golf Club THURSDAY NIGHT LEAGUE June 3 Fahringer Division Record Pts. Barton/Blasi Sr. 5-4 51 Hower/...
PARIS — Iga Swiatek closed out her latest French Open victory and raised a triumphant right fist. Rafael Nadal won less...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Philadelphia -120/+100 Washington Miami -137/+122 at Pittsburgh L.A....
BASEBALL American League CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Activated OF Andrew Vaughn from the 10-day IL. Optioned INF/OF Gavin...
 
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This area has long been recognized as a trapshooting hotbed. That’s not much of a surprise since the top shooting...
Tour set for today The public is invited to a special dedication and tour of the old CCC grounds located above Elk...
President Jimmy Carter receives a complementary Pennsylvania fishing license with the No. 1 on it for fishing state...
 
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It’s good to be test driving an American-built vehicle that isn’t an SUV or some type of 4x4 crossover. With thanks to...
NEW YORK (AP) — Florence Welch is ditching the machine for musicals. The Grammy-nominated leader of Florence + The...
 
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DANVILLE — For the second year in a row, Geisinger Health Plan ranked best among commercial health plans in...
BLOOMSBURG — The following are some of the property transfers filed in Columbia County in April. Scott Township •...
BERWICK — Nonprofit organizations can send some of their employees to a program sponsored by the Columbia-Montour...
NEW YORK — As COVID-19 ravaged the world last year, CEOs’ big pay packages seemed to be under as much threat as...
Here are the highest paid male and female CEOs in the S&P 500 index for 2020, as calculated by the Associated Press...
 
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Hey Berwick. When in the h--- are you going to pave Scanlon St. between spring Garden Avenue and Rte 11. Must have been...
 
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When Damien Desrocher, 28, decided to “return to nature” in December, it meant leaving his job as an Air Force computer...
NEW YORK (AP) — “Dancin’” — choreographer Bob Fosse’s tribute to the art of dance — is hoping to make its sleek and...
NEW YORK (AP) — Will Arnett’s playful sarcasm is serving him well these days as both the host of Fox’s “Lego Masters,”...
 

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More than 450,000 Americans have died from opioid overdoses in less than a decade. Though the synthetic and powerful...
ROSE: Agape in Greek is a Christian word referring to God’s unconditional love for His people. AGAPE in Bloomsburg has...
A Response to Larry Barlet’s May 16 and Ramona Schaffer’s June 3 opinions: While I have a less than stellar opinion of...
After more than a year of strict COVID mandates, my state has triumphantly reopened. But, some argue, we better think...
 

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The new adventure film “Edge of the World” is about a British explorer and soldier in 1840s Borneo. It’s based on the...
An image is “captured.” A flash “fires.” A camera “shoots.” Weaponry is baked into the language of filmmaking, as...
 

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How to wow your host at post-pandemic parties
The weather has warmed up, vaccines have gotten into a lot of arms, and many of us are ready to gather with friends for...
Maybe you’re cringing at the thought of going back to an office. The seed of a business idea floats around in your head...
EDITOR’S NOTE: The Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Columbia County, of Northumberland County and of Montour...
BLOOMSBURG —Look for the Penn State Extension Master Gardeners at the Bloomsburg Fair Farmers’ Market on June 12 and...
 

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BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County Traveling Library will hold aTent Book Sale today through Wednesday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m., with...
Senior centers list week’s activities • Benton — Monday: Coffee, tea, 9 a.m.; share a laugh, 9:30 a.m.; Sit & Fit...
Anniversaries • Sam and Ginny Bidleman of Bloomsburg celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary on June 4. They were...
BENTON — Here are this week’s programs at Ricketts Glen State Park, 695 S.R. 487, Benton: • Tuesday, 12-2 p.m., Fly...
ELYSBURG — The following memorials were received at the Ralpho Township Public Library: In Honor of: • Maxine...
Killian-Ridall clan to gather June 19 BERWICK — The 102nd Killian-Ridall reunion will be Saturday, June 19, at Ber-...
BLOOMSBURG — Here are this week’s menus for Bloomsburg Area School District’s Summer Feeding Program: • BREAKFAST —...
 

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DEAR ABBY: I have been in a relationship for two years with a man I love very much. We’re both in our early 20s. I...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY People love to be in your company because you are entertaining and interesting! You want life...
LONDON (AP) — A final novel by John le Carré will be published this fall, 10 months after the spy writer’s death at the...