News from BERWICK

Published on January 25, 2022 - Page 1
BERWICK — A 2-year-old boy was found wandering Front Street alone in sub-freezing temperatures, and now his uncle faces charges. A passerby found...
Published on January 23, 2022 - Page 1
BERWICK — A local security firm is donating an $11,000 system to the Salvation Army Corps to combat illegal dumping and drug drops, officials say....
Published on January 21, 2022 - Page 1
BERWICK — A public hearing about whether to let Berwick continue enforcing its own noise ordinance for bars instead of depending on the state Liquor...
Published on January 21, 2022 - Page 4
BERWICK — The following civil lawsuits were filed in the office of District Judge Richard W. Knecht. Such actions are sometimes settled soon after...
Published on January 21, 2022 - Page 9
BERWICK — A drunken man who allegedly broke into his neighbors’ home and fought with them spent 11 days in prison on the charges. Quinten A....
Published on January 17, 2022 - Page 3
BERWICK — Borough Council members’ first meeting of the year was broken into two sessions after only four members — Teresa Troiani, Nelson Learn,...
Published on January 16, 2022 - Page 7
BERWICK —The Community Giving Foundation: Berwick recently welcomed four new members to its 2022 Board of Directors, according to a press release...
Published on January 11, 2022 - Page 1
BERWICK — Michael Bennett, who became a high school football star under legendary coach George Curry, is stepping into his mentor’s shoes. “This...
Published on January 11, 2022 - Page 1
BERWICK — The masks are staying on for Berwick students, at least for now, school directors unanimously decided Monday night. The district is also...
Published on January 10, 2022 - Page 3
BERWICK — A man who allegedly told police he tried to climb into a woman’s window at 1:35 a.m. to retrieve a phone charger was released from prison...
Published on January 9, 2022 - Page 14
BERWICK — Atlantic Broadband will provide broadband connectivity at discounted prices for financially struggling households through the Federal...
Published on January 6, 2022 - Page 1
BERWICK — Clark Griswold is back. Well, his jersey is back, anyway. And the rest of him will be able to return by next Christmas. The mannequin...
Published on January 6, 2022 - Page 1
BERWICK — An authentic Italian restaurant has moved from Benton to Berwick, and may save a borough icon in the process. U’Panzerott has taken over...
Published on January 4, 2022 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man accused of holding a knife to his father-in-law’s throat saw most of the charges against him withdrawn Monday after his alleged...
Published on January 3, 2022 - Page 1
BERWICK — A tenant allegedly crawled across the floor of his landlord’s shop to unplug surveillance cameras and steal more than $2,000 in a series of...
Published on January 3, 2022 - Page 3
BERWICK — A man faces charges after threatening to have someone rob a store at gunpoint because he was caught shoplifting, court papers say. Danny...
Published on January 3, 2022 - Page 3
BERWICK — A woman locked herself in the bathroom and called 9-1-1 for help after her boyfriend threatened to cut her throat, court papers say....
Published on January 3, 2022 - Page 4
BERWICK — A 27-year-old man revived from an overdose turned out to have eight bags of suspected fentanyl or heroin in his shoe, South Centre Police...
Published on January 2, 2022 - Page 3
BERWICK — Police nabbed the same man twice in a month and papers say both times he was wanted. Jonathan Diefenderfer, 36, of 836 State Route 118...
Published on January 2, 2022 - Page 3
BERWICK — The following landlord-tenant disputes were filed in the office of District Judge Richard W. Knecht. Such disputes are often settled soon...
Published on January 1, 2022 - Page 3
BERWICK — A 30-year-old found carrying narcotic pills during a traffic stop pleaded guilty on a minor charge while awaiting trial on much more...
Published on December 31, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Police called to a house where an unconscious woman was barely breathing found a second woman passed out and a man only semi-conscious in...
Published on December 31, 2021 - Page 14
BERWICK — Berwick nearly had two players finish with double-doubles, as Rachel Whitenight scored 13 points and posted 10 rebounds in the Bulldogs’...
Published on December 30, 2021 - Page 4
BERWICK — A Danville man accused of driving drunk refused a breath test and questioned why “he was getting his balls broke” over a few beers, police...
Published on December 29, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man held a knife to his father-in-law’s throat, then after being arrested shattered the glass of a holding cell, police say. Zane...
Published on December 29, 2021 - Page 5
BERWICK — Two Berwick landlords were awarded the following judgments in the office of District Judge Richard W. Knecht. • James McMillan was...
Published on December 27, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK —Clark Griswold has been kidnapped from the Christmas Boulevard, and there’s a $500 reward for information leading to his safe return. The...
Published on December 27, 2021 - Page 10
BERWICK — A drunken 19-year-old initially blamed another driver for hitting her car, sending it into a parked vehicle, police said. Makayla Mary...
Published on December 27, 2021 - Page 10
BERWICK — A New Jersey man who stole tools from a Front Street towing company was caught when he tried to enter Canada, police said. Alan R....
Published on December 26, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — A driver caught with a methamphetamine pipe in the handle of his vehicle’s door told a state trooper he was trying to return it to its...
Published on December 26, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — A 24-year-old man was sentenced to six months of probation after officers found he was carrying hypodermic needles, synthetic marijuana and...
Published on December 24, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A 9-year-old boy who asked Santa to bring gifts for those in need ended up playing the role of Santa himself, gathering donations of warm...
Published on December 24, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Residents’ borough tax rates will stay the same next year after borough council members unanimously passed a $5.55 million budget Monday....
Published on December 24, 2021 - Page 6
BERWICK — The Brighter Christmas Fund received 100 donations of $37,330.16 from Dec. 9 to 15. Included in those were 20 anonymous donations, along...
Published on December 23, 2021 - Page 14
BERWICK — Sean Murphy (13 points) and Tahsjee Taylor (12) scored a combined 25 points and Berwick rallied in the fourth quarter to defeat Central...
Published on December 21, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Borough council members here overrode the fire department’s recent re-election of Randy Remphrey as fire chief, placing his deputy chief...
Published on December 19, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Three-year-old Leila has never been able to lift her head. The little girl was born with hydrocephalus. Fluid filled and enlarged the...
Published on December 16, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A mother caused the death of her infant daughter this summer, and then blamed injuries to the baby on her 2-year-old, police say. Angelica...
Published on December 15, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — The mysterious owner of the newly renamed Glen Brook Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center is the chief executive officer of the consulting...
Published on December 15, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — A borough man who allegedly crashed his Jeep into the median on Market Street at first told police a mysterious stranger was driving it at...
Published on December 15, 2021 - Page 8
BERWICK — The following civil complaints were filed in the office of District Judge Richard W. Knecht. Defendants sometimes settle these types of...
Published on December 14, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A woman accused of setting her trailer on fire in a suicide attempt gave up a preliminary hearing on arson, reckless endangerment and...
Published on December 13, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A tenant was charged with illegally having an AR-style rifle after he pointed it at another man who was scheduled to move into the home he...
Published on December 13, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — The woman police say tried to burn down her trailer in an effort to kill herself Nov. 29 is also accused of stalking her ex-boyfriend the...
Published on December 12, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Each evening before bed, Donald Whitmire listens to a voicemail from his son. He’s got five from which to choose —each a snippet from the...
Published on December 12, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — More than two dozen people in Columbia County have died from drug overdoses this year, and five other people who died were under the...
Published on December 12, 2021 - Page 4
BERWICK — If you were unable to find the hidden pickle ornament at The Christmas Boulevard early last week, there’s good reason. And the organizer...
Published on December 12, 2021 - Page 6
BERWICK — First Keystone Corporation (OTC PINK: FKYS), parent company of First Keystone Community Bank, declared a $0.28 per share quarterly cash...
Published on December 11, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A driver lost control on Susquehanna Avenue and crashed into the IG Design Group building here Friday, police said. Dale Whitenight, 63,...
Published on December 11, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Berwick man scared a woman so badly she fled their home with her child, police said. Brock Wesson Auchter, 29, of 714 Monroe St., is...