Stories from Wednesday, June 22, 2022

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Berwick facility also cited for housing worker, lacking anesthesiologist
BERWICK — Inspectors cited the Berwick Hospital Center last month after learning the hospital owner was living in the...
Antiques dealer hopes to deliver discovery to writers’ descendants
BERWICK — An antique store owner found 100-year-old letters — mostly addressed to a Catawissa woman from the 1920s —...
Chief: Force is short on officers, cannot check candidate backgrounds
BLOOMSBURG — The town’s top cop is asking officials for $12,000 to pay an agency that conducts background...
The U.S. nuclear industry is generating less electricity as reactors retire, but now plant operators are hoping to...
Businessman formally charged in Harrisburg area
HARRISBURG — Jeff McCreary, 59, owner of now-defunct Vision Home Builders, was arraigned Tuesday on felony charges of...
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Little Squids Storytime: 10 a.m., Bloomsburg Public Library, stories and creative activities for ages 3-6. HAPPY HOUR...
1944: President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Servicemen’s Readjustment Act of 1944, more popularly known as the “GI...
• TV personality Carson Daly, 49. • Environmental activist Erin Brockovich, 62. • Actor Tracy Pollan, 62. • Pop...
KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian attacks laid down a curtain of fire Tuesday across areas of eastern Ukraine. Pockets of...
American died in Ukraine WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department is confirming the death of a U.S. citizen in Ukraine...
• Powlus Storage plans to sell the content of storage units rented by the following people July 6: Michael Borich,...
Assault-rifle ban blocked HARRISBURG (AP) — State House Republicans blocked a proposal to prevent those ages 18 to 21...
TREASURE HUNT: 3-12-14-22-26 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 4-8; WILD: 1 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 1-2-3; WILD: 1 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 6-0-5...
 
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Berwick has a new councilwoman. Council members have appointed Jeri Wozniak to finish serving the term of Scott Bower...
CATAWISSA — A Catawissa man who allegedly came home drunk after crashing his motorcycle and pointed a gun at his...

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Enjoyed gardening, animals, Berwick football
Lester L. Vandermark Jr., 85, of Berwick went to be with the Lord Friday, June 17, 2022, at Geisinger Medical Center,...
BU retiree, former caretaker, waitress, caterer
(Auntie Arlene wrote her own obituary with some additions by her niece, Kathy). Arlene Tessie Lesnefsky, daughter of...
Enjoyed painting, sewing outfits for grandkids
Donna R. (Wagner) Anderson, age 80, of Berwick passed away on Friday, June 17, 2022, at Geisinger Medical Center,...
Lifelong farmer, school bus and truck driver
Glen M. Brown, age 90, of 765 Maple Ridge Road, Millville, passed away at The Gardens at Millville on Tuesday morning,...
Enjoyed quilting, sewing, decorating, gardening
Betty G. O’Handley, 75, of Berwick passed away on Saturday, June 18, 2022, at her residence. Born in Newfoundland,...
Owner/operator of construction business
Jonathan Fisk, 51, of Millville passed away Saturday, June 4, 2022, at Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida. He...
BLOOMSBURG — The Town Park concert by McNett Country is canceled this evening due to a band member’s medical issue,...
Funeral service today at 10 a.m. in Nescopeck
Delphine “Sis” Evans, 94, of Nescopeck passed away on Sunday, June 19, 2022, at Bloomsburg Care and Rehab Center, where...
N.Y. native longtime resident of Bloomsburg
Gail F. Torio, age 74, of Bloomsburg passed away on Monday, June 20, 2022, at her home. Born on March 22, 1948, in...
ANDERSON — Shirley (Krupa) of Davenport, Florida, passed away on Sunday, March 13, 2022. A Celebration of Life service...
MAHONING TWP. — A woman at Danville State Hospital was struck and had her eyeglasses damaged by a patient there, State...
 
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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Police had enough officers on the scene of the Uvalde school massacre to have stopped the gunman...

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DEAR DR. ROACH: Four years ago, my wife had hip surgery caused by a fall. About eight months after the surgery, she...
DEAR ABBY: My husband was forced into sex at the age of 12 by an older female. He has expressed how humiliated he felt...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You’re tough, enterprising and intelligent. You thrive in settings that challenge you and in...

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NEW YORK (AP) — Kellogg Co., the 116-year-old maker of Frosted Flakes, Rice Krispies, Pringles and Eggo, will split...
WASHINGTON (AP) —The House select committee investigating the Capitol insurrection is turning to former President...

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DANVILLE — The Montour County Coroner’s Office and State Police at Milton are investigating the death of a Danville...
Q. I was a trial lawyer in Texas for more than 50 years. Like all litigators, I had substantial stress during those...

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“With warm, dry air and hot, humid air waging an atmospheric battle close by, today will be variably cloudy, warm and...
 
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Browns QB still faces possible suspension
HOUSTON — Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson’s decision to settle 20 of 24 civil lawsuits for sexual...
Consentino hits milestones in circle, ball at plate
Press Enterprise Copy Editor SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Central Columbia already knew what it had in Mea Consentino, the...
PITTSBURGH — Oneil Cruz untucked the No. 15 jersey hugging the shoulders of his wiry 6-foot-7 inch frame, turned his...
 
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NEW YORK — Major League Baseball is standardizing procedures for rubbing baseballs and their removal from humidors in...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 50 18.735 — — 8-2 L-1 29-7 21-11 Toronto 38 29.567 11½ — 4-6...
PITTSBURGH — Bligh Madris hit his first major league home run and fellow rookie Roansy Contreras pitched five solid...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —Isaac Paredes homered in his first three at-bats and Tampa Bay beat the Yankees, handing New York...
CINCINNATI — Tony Gonsolin became the first pitcher in the majors to win nine games, Freddie Freeman drove in five runs...
BOSTON — Trevor Story hit a three-run homer out of Fenway Park, Christian V??zquez added a solo shot for a key run in...
BALTIMORE — Erick Fedde allowed two hits over six innings, and Washington beat Baltimore for its second straight...
 
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OMAHA, Neb. — Nathan Dettmer pitched three-hit ball over seven shutout innings, and Texas A&M capitalized on Notre...
TOKYO — The final price tag for last year's COVID-delayed Tokyo Olympics was put at $13 billion (1.4 trillion Japanese...
TAMPA, Fla. — So much for the notion that the Tampa Bay Lightning might be running out of gas against the speedy...
TAMPA, Fla. — Toronto’s Auston Matthews won the Hart Trophy as the NHL’s most valuable player on Tuesday night, beating...
 
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MVP MEA CONSENTINO Central Columbia Senior Finished with 1361/3 innings pitched, 0.41 ERA, 272 strikeouts (800 for...
June 22, 1992 • The Philadelphia Eagles, looking to bolster a weak running game, sign former Heisman Trophy winner...
Today BASEBALL American Legion Berwick at Sunbury/Norry.... 5:45 p.m. ——————————————— Thursday BASEBALL American...
COLLEGE BASEBALL 2 p.m. ESPN — College World Series: TBD, Game 11, Omaha, Neb. 7 p.m. ESPN — College World Series:...
Rolling Pines MONDAY NIGHT LEAGUE Week 8 Points ABL Graphics 177.5 Larry’s Lumber 175.5 Dan-Ber Concrete 166.5...
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Recalled INF Rylan Bannon from Norfolk (IL). CLEVELAND GUARDIANS —...
Schedule-winners Feb. 6 — Busch Light Clash at The Coliseum (Joey Logano) Feb. 20 — DAYTONA 500 (Austin Cindric) Feb...
BERWICK — Berwick’s Greysen Kupsky singled to left, driving in Graydon Beishline for the walk-off 4-3 win over...
Schedule-winners Sept. 16-19 — Fortinet Championship (Max Homa) Sept. 24-26 — Ryder Cup (United States) Sept. 30-Oct...
 
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Whenever a citizen dies at the hands of law enforcement, the public is owed a full accounting of why it was necessary...
A nuclear power industry expert thinks our nation’s nuclear power plants can double their electrical output over the...
Confusing words and statements the youth of today are hearing: Equity of Outcome versus Equal Opportunity of input....
InsideSources.com Consumer prices are up almost 9% from where they were a year ago. For the median household, that’s...
 
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Well, the Town finally found a job the Public Works leader is qualified for: goose shooer! It’s what happens when job...
 
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