News from BERWICK

Published on July 20, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — At the World War II Weekend here, uniforms are optional for re-enactors today. In Danville, they’ll be handing out water for free to make...
Published on July 20, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A new restaurant scheduled to open here before the end of summer won’t just serve food and drinks — it will also provide a window into this...
Published on July 20, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — Council members here are thinking ahead — they’ve already set the dates for this year’s trick-or-treating in the borough. Children can go...
Published on July 19, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man wanted for allegedly raping an unconscious victim in March 2002 in California was arrested Thursday by Berwick Police and the U.S....
Published on July 19, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Seventy-seven years after rolling off the production line at the American Car and Foundry here, a Stuart tank is returning, just in time —...
Published on July 19, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — An accident victim who fought with police Sunday night was wanted for violating a protection-from-abuse order shielding his ex-wife. But...
Published on July 19, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK —Commonwealth Health plans to open a walk-in clinic today at 1918 W. Front St. here, to serve those without doctors or just needing a quick...
Published on July 19, 2019 - Page 10
BERWICK — The Berwick Historical Society will be showing a PowerPoint presentation on the play “Berwick America” during a free session at 7 p.m....
Published on July 18, 2019 - Page 8
BERWICK — A man accused of leading police on a high-speed chase through South Centre Township saw his most serious charge dropped under a plea...
Published on July 16, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Police say while they believe a woman was trading sex acts for money at a massage parlor here, they don’t have any evidence she was...
Published on July 16, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man who led police on a chase Thursday with his 6-year-old son in the car fled again on foot Sunday night when officers spotted him at a...
Published on July 15, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A 50-year-old man is accused of taking a Sheetz credit card from his former employer, then using it himself and lending it to another man...
Published on July 15, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — The head of Berwick council’s fire and water committee suggested council should appoint the borough’s fire chief instead of letting the...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Nescopeck teen stabbed one boy and threatened another with a knife during a fight outside Turkey Hill on West Front Street here, charges...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — School directors here ordered the head of buildings and grounds Monday to review the traffic patterns around Nescopeck Elementary. The...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Two weeks ago, Marty Carrathers found a mistaken time capsule delivered with his daily mail. Inside his Dairy Road mailbox was a bright...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 6
BERWICK — Thomas Talanca, 63, of 408 Aspen St., was cited with disorderly conduct for shoving Officer Randy Gaugler at 8:30 a.m. June 9, according...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 29
BERWICK — Join Penn State Extension Master Gardener Mary Jo R. Gibson for a free program, “Spotted Lanternfly Update,” at the McBride Memorial...
Published on July 14, 2019 - Page 32
BERWICK — Look for the Penn State Extension Master Gardeners at Beyond the Blend Market, 137 W. Front St. in Berwick, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday...
Published on July 13, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man on a motorized scooter was hit while crossing a street here Friday morning and later died from his injuries, police said. Robert “...
Published on July 13, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — Police and the county coroner are investigating the death of a 29-year-old man found in an apartment here Friday, the coroner said....
Published on July 12, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man stopped for riding a bicycle in the dark without proper lighting had heroin tucked underneath his bandana, police said....
Published on July 12, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A massage parlor manager has been charged with promoting prostitution after officers say she provided more than just a massage to a man...
Published on July 12, 2019 - Page 6
BERWICK — Three men face drug charges after a car was pulled over May 1 for a tinted license plate cover, court papers say. During the traffic stop...
Published on July 11, 2019 - Page 9
BERWICK — A Bloomsburg couple, stopped by police because of an expired registration, were found to be in possession of meth, marijuana and drug...
Published on July 11, 2019 - Page 22
BERWICK — Berwick had no answer for Williamsport’s offense in a 11-1 loss in Junior Legion baseball. Mason Albertson doubled for Berwick. Berwick...
Published on July 10, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — This weekend, the Ber-Vaughn Pool is holding the equivalent of a sampler triathlon. Unlike the intense Ironman Triathlon, which features a...
Published on July 10, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A homeless woman who was a passenger in a vehicle stopped for improperly tinted windows, was in possession of fentanyl and drug...
Published on July 9, 2019 - Page 13
BERWICK — Xander Shaffer collected two hits and earned the win on the mound to lead Berwick’s Junior Legion team to a 9-2 playoff win over...
Published on July 8, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A rain garden to alleviate flooding on Steel Street has been moved off the table — or rather, underground. Council members here approved a...
Published on July 8, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick resident unwilling to pay for shoes he agreed to buy online threatened the man selling the shoes with a knife when they met to...
Published on July 7, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Berwick man spotted for driving with a broken windshield was in possession of methamphetamine, police say. Berwick Police spotted David...
Published on July 6, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — For many, retirement means long stints on the golf course or hours spent watching television. But for one local man, helping hobbits find...
Published on July 6, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — Council members are planning to use an annual federal grant to demolish blighted structures and repair alleyways, bypassing requests for a...
Published on July 6, 2019 - Page 5
BERWICK — A driver and two passengers were allegedly in possession of drugs and paraphernalia when police stopped them in the 100 block of East...
Published on July 5, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Berwick’s only ladder truck blew a tire on the highway returning from repairs recently —repairs to broken springs that had kept the truck...
Published on July 4, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A driver admitted he had been drinking after hitting a curb and damaging his vehicle, but changed his story about where, court papers say...
Published on July 4, 2019 - Page 5
BERWICK — A Bloomsburg woman allegedly backed into a vehicle in the 1000 block of North Warren Street, and then left the scene without reporting it...
Published on July 3, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — A Berwick man who passed out at a table at Turkey Hill convenience store with a 40 ounce bottle of beer in front of him on June 8 was...
Published on July 3, 2019 - Page 7
BERWICK — A homeless man found face down on a hood of a parked vehicle, ran into a trailer when approached by police. The trailer, however,...
Published on July 2, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A woman accused of strangling her mother was scheduled to be released from prison Monday after her mom asked police to drop all charges. “...
Published on July 2, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A teen who was hurt as his father dragged him out of his girlfriend’s home in May testified against the dad in court Monday, saying his...
Published on July 2, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Council members here overrode a veto by the mayor Monday night, deciding to limit where tractor trailers can park in the borough to the...
Published on July 1, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A woman allegedly punched and choked her 77-year-old mother during an argument that turned physical at 829 West Front St. Saturday...
Published on July 1, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A woman viewing footage from her home security system on her phone watched another woman steal a package from her porch at 225 E. 4th St.,...
Published on June 30, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A 116-year history ended in just over a minute Saturday, when the Defender Fire Company building and lot was sold at auction. Bidding for...
Published on June 30, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — School directors here voted to loan $5,000 as start-up money for the new Berwick High School Football Club the district is forming to...
Published on June 29, 2019 - Page 5
BERWICK — A case against tenant Sheri Bingaman brought by landlord Fred Berlin was dismissed by Judge Richard Knecht on Tuesday, court records show.
Published on June 28, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Berwick funeral home has sued two customers for unpaid bills, court papers say. James L. Hinckley Jr. Funeral Home alleges Paula...
Published on June 28, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — Susquehanna Surgery Center and Susquehanna Valley Medical Specialties of 6850 Lows Road, Bloomsburg, has filed complaints seeking payments...