Stories from Tuesday, May 21, 2024

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District may still need to dig into its reserves even with 2.2%-5.7% jump
BERWICK -- School taxes will go up roughly 2.2% for residents of the Berwick Area School District in Columbia County...
Teachers’ salaries and benefits expected to take up 65% of total $32.57 million budget
BLOOMSBURG -- Property owners in the Bloomsburg school district may see their taxes go up by 3.9% next year. To balance...
Seventh Street nonprofit looking to partner, expand after growth
BLOOMSBURG -- The Bloomsburg Children's Museum, which began in 1984 as several handmade and mobile displays created by...
Charges for assaults in Danville facility to be dropped
Press Enterprise staff report DANVILLE -- A former patient at Danville State Hospital charged with multiple assaults on...
Trooper: Car stopped on I-80 contained pills, pot, suspected crack
Press Enterprise staff report MIFFLINVILLE -- Heavily tinted windows prompted a traffic stop on Interstate 80 that led...
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TOPS 0784: 9-10:30 a.m., Bethany Church of Berwick, Summerhill Avenue; info: 570-784-3145. Daily Bread Meal: 11:30 a.m...
JERUSALEM (AP) -- The chief prosecutor of the world's top war crimes court sought arrest warrants Monday for leaders of...
Defense asks for dismissal NEW YORK (AP) -- Donald Trump's lawyers on Monday pressed the judge overseeing his hush...
* The Zoning Hearing Board of North Centre Township will hold two hearings June 5 to consider requests for variances...
1881: Clara Barton founded the American Red Cross. 1932: Amelia Earhart became the first woman to fly solo across the...
* Actor Sarah Ramos, 33. * Actor Scott Leavenworth, 34. * Actor Lisa Edelstein, 58. * Actor-director Nick Cassavetes...
Protesters refuse to disband PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Pro-Palestinian protesters ignored a request by Drexel University's...
TREASURE HUNT: 8-9-14-15-17 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 1-6; WILD: 9 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 5-7-3; WILD: 9 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 0-0-0-3;...
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The truth about bats and their beneficial effect on pest control and plant pollination will be shared during a Saturday...
Here are Memorial Day events taking place in our area: May 24 * SOUTH CENTRE TWP. -- Central Columbia Middle School...
DANVILLE -- A Danville man who admitted severely beating another man whom he suspected of stealing his baseball cards...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- A 70-year-old Alaska man who was attempting to take photos of two newborn moose calves was...

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Retired after 40 years with PPL/Talen Energy
Jay G. Houseknecht, 62, of rural Benton (Jackson Township) died Saturday, May 18, 2024, at Geisinger Medical Center,...
Enjoyed reading, quilting and knitting
Linda S. Fields, 77, of Nescopeck passed away on Friday, May 17, 2024, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville,...
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi and the country’s foreign minister were found dead...
Enjoyed cooking, travel and going to casinos
Tracey Lee Myers, 57, of Mahoning Township (Danville) passed away on Friday, May 17, 2024, at her home. Born March 24,...
Avid reader formerly worked for Bell Telephone
Sandra K. Adkins, 81, of Berwick passed away on Sunday, May 19, 2024, at Celebration Villa, Berwick. Born in Bloomsburg...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- A federal judge will reopen the sentencing hearing for the man who broke into Nancy Pelosi's San...
COLUMBIA, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee community college professor who was swept away by an ocean wave during a study-...
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Press Enterprise staff report DANVILLE -- The motorcyclist injured in an accident in Mifflinville on Sunday was listed...
Press Enterprise staff report DANVILLE -- Geisinger Medical Center will begin its road relocation in June. According...

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Pennsylvania House legislators have come out in strong support of maternal doula care with a package of bills...
The cheapest way to get the residents of Lime Ridge, Almedia and the rest of South Centre Township connected to a safe...
InsideSources.com May is National Water Safety Month, and with public pools set to open over the Memorial Day weekend,...
InsideSources.com In 2021, former French president Nicolas Sarkozy was convicted of trying to bribe a magistrate and...
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DEAR ABBY: My husband and I have been married for 10 years, together for 12. We have no children together, but I have...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You're an interesting and engaging person. You can tell a good story and give great...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I recently tested positive for COVID using an expired home test, and I self-isolated for five days. I...
If you are about to do something dangerous, you might expect a warning. When you drive up to a railroad crossing, bells...
A tax increase for Millville. Are you kidding me?! Those dummies in the white house need to get their act together....
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"While numerous severe, destructive thunderstorms have been causing big problems in the central, southcentral and...

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Pruitt celebrating 40 years of coaching at Berwick
For the Press Enterprise BERWICK -- Numbers aren't simply digits on the backs of players; they often hold a deeper...
For the Press Enterprise GREENWOOD TWP. -- Jacob Balliet, a 20-year old Sprint Car racer from Bloomsburg, has been...
For the Press Enterprise MONTGOMERY -- Off the bat, it looked like a sure single RBI single as Victor Ottman blooped a...
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LeBron James will turn 40 in December. Stephen Curry is 36. Kevin Durant will turn 36 and Jimmy Butler will turn 35 by...
CLEVELAND -- Ben Lively had another solid start, David Fry drove in two early runs and the Cleveland Guardians won...
SECOND ROUND (Best-of-7; x-if necessary) Monday, May 6 New York 121, Indiana 117 Minnesota 106, Denver 80 Tuesday,...
ATLANTA -- Chris Sale allowed only five hits in seven innings to continue his strong run and Atlanta snapped its season...
WASHINGTON -- Luis Garcia Jr. homered and drove in three runs, Eddie Rosario also had three RBIs and Washington snapped...
MIAMI -- Josh Bell singled with the bases loaded in the 10th inning to give Miami a victory over Milwaukee. The NL...
TORONTO -- Bo Bichette had three doubles among his four hits, Jose Berrios pitched six solid innings to snap a four-...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Rafael Devers set a team record by homering in his sixth consecutive game, Tanner Houck allowed...
Jim Otto, the Hall of Fame center known as "Mr. Raider" for his durability through a litany of injuries, has died, the...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 33 15 .688 -- -- 8-2 W-7 16-6 17-9 Baltimore 29 15 .659 2 +6 6...
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Press Enterprise staff report TROY -- Southern Columbia's Brayden Andrews broke up the no-hitter with a single, but...
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May 21, 1994 * The Central Columbia and Benton baseball teams play to a 6-6, 10-inning tie. May 21, 2004 * Chase Utley...
Today BASEBALL High school District 4 Class 4A semifinal at Central Columbia Danville vs. Milton................4:30 p....
BASEBALL Major League Baseball American League CHICAGO WHITE SOX -- Activated RHP Dominic Leone from the 15-day IL....
COLLEGE BASEBALL 10:30 a.m. SECN -- Southeastern Tournament: LSU vs. Georgia, Hoover, Ala. 11 a.m. ACCN -- Atlantic...
Feb. 3 -- x-Busch Light Clash at The Coliseum (Denny Hamlin) Feb. 15 -- x-Bluegreen Vacations Duel 1 at DAYTONA (Tyler...
SECOND ROUND (Best-of-7) Friday, May 17 Florida 2, Boston 1, Florida wins series 4 - 2 Dallas 2, Colorado 1, 2OT,...
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Toxic workplace culture is alleged
NEW YORK (AP) -- The White House said Monday the chairman of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation will step down,...

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