News from BERWICK

Published on April 10, 2021 - Page 9
BERWICK — Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church will host its monthly community meal on Monday beginning at 5 p.m. The meal is take-out only. Please...
Published on April 9, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Berwick Area School Board is considering what amounts to a $298,771 down payment on a $3 million project to upgrade the heating and air...
Published on April 9, 2021 - Page 18
BERWICK — Here are Berwick Area Senior High School honor roll students in the third marking period: Distinguished Honors • Ninth grade — Rebecca...
Published on April 9, 2021 - Page 18
BERWICK — Here are Berwick Middle School honor roll students in the third marking period: Distinguished Honors • Fifth grade — Payge Ackerley,...
Published on April 8, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — A woman picked up by police on an arrest warrant was carrying dozens of empty drug packets and several hypodermic needles, according to...
Published on April 8, 2021 - Page 4
BERWICK — Officers responding to an early morning fight between a man and two women reportedly found the man trying to hide under a mattress in the...
Published on April 8, 2021 - Page 14
BERWICK — Zander Unger had nine aces, 18 service points and eight kills and Berwick defeated Nanticoke, 3-0 (25-13, 25-10 and 25-7), in boys...
Published on April 7, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — School officials here gave Superintendent Wendy Kupsky permission to meet with borough officials to iron out a dispute over whether the...
Published on April 6, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — it looks like Park Street will be one-way, taking motorists from Warren to Washington Street past West Berwick Elementary. Council members...
Published on April 6, 2021 - Page 6
BERWICK — A man who’s been banned from Berwick Offray because he repeatedly has shown up to fight with his wife was arrested for trespassing on the...
Published on April 5, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Police found more than $21,000 in cash, an AR-15 rifle and lots of raw fentanyl and other drugs during a drug bust, court papers say. Now...
Published on April 4, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — An employee of the AutoZone store in the borough stole $2,330 from the safe after being promoted to manager of the store, according to...
Published on April 4, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick woman who tried to steal about $90 in merchandise from Family Dollar on West Front Street also had mislabeled medication in her...
Published on April 4, 2021 - Page 16
BERWICK — Motorists traversing Berwick’s East End should be prepared for detours over the next few months as UGI begins replacing natural gas mains...
Published on April 4, 2021 - Page 16
BERWICK — Two technicians with Overhead Door Co. of Berwick have been designated as Certified Commercial Rolling Door Systems Technicians by the...
Published on April 3, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — One of the two AC&F bicycles stolen from the Stuart Tank Memorial Association Museum has been returned. Buddy Mason and Jason...
Published on April 3, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — An officer who searched a drug suspect’s car found a homemade explosive that included a stick of dynamite, court papers say. Matthew A....
Published on April 3, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — Berwick Area School District has filed truancy complaints in the office of District Judge Richard W. Knecht. The complaints allege the...
Published on April 3, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — A man stopped for driving without any lights at night told police he “absolutely” didn’t have any drugs in the car, despite the drugs in...
Published on April 3, 2021 - Page 9
BERWICK — Bethany United Methodist Church is having a garage sale on Friday, April 9, and Saturday, April 10, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Proceeds will...
Published on April 2, 2021 - Page 4
BERWICK — A Berwick woman allegedly tried to steal groceries from the Giant food store in Briar Creek Plaza on the afternoon of Feb. 17. Dianna E....
Published on April 1, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — An accused rapist who police said stole two cars saw the theft charges dropped Monday after the vehicles’ owners failed to show up to...
Published on April 1, 2021 - Page 13
BERWICK — Berwick’s McKenzie Waltman, Gabby Starr and Hannah Hess each hit a home run, and the Bulldogs slugged past Wyoming Area, 10-0, in...
Published on March 30, 2021 - Page 9
BERWICK — Two men accused of robbing a drug customer and running over him with a van agreed to face the charges in county court, but first, one...
Published on March 29, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man charged with tying up a woman and violently raping her in December has been charged with stealing another man’s car months earlier,...
Published on March 29, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — Berwick Area School District has filed truancy complaints in the office of District Judge Richard W. Knecht. The complaints allege the...
Published on March 29, 2021 - Page 4
BERWICK — Volunteer firefighters acted quickly to extinguish a fire inside a garage building at Knorr Hauling at 706 Maple St. Sunday night. Gene...
Published on March 27, 2021 - Page 9
BERWICK — On Easter Sunday, April 4, at 10:30 a.m., Berwick Bible Church will host a concert by the Jacobs Brothers. The Jacobs Brothers from...
Published on March 27, 2021 - Page 9
BERWICK — Berwick Bible Church will host a five-church, combined Good Friday service at 7 p.m. The church is at 1426 Spring Garden Ave. The five...
Published on March 27, 2021 - Page 13
BERWICK — Bewick’s Andrew Blockus has 12 aces, 21 points, 21 assists and three kills to lead the Bulldogs’ boys volleyball team to a season-opening 3...
Published on March 25, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A borough man who in 2017 was charged with using a laundry chute to spy on a 12-year-old girl in a bathroom now faces charges that he...
Published on March 25, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Berwick man was arrested for retail theft from Dollar General here Jan. 11. Jeremiah W. Babb, 36, 215 W. Second St., allegedly took $43...
Published on March 25, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — A homeless man is charged with stealing a wallet from an unlocked car parked in front of the Turkey Hill on Front Street. James Lee...
Published on March 23, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Berwick resident is facing two codes violations for the alleged state of his property on Jan. 26. Code Enforcement Officer Greg Harkins...
Published on March 23, 2021 - Page 5
BERWICK — A Berwick man found by police unresponsive in his SUV had a baggie of methamphetamine in his lap, police said. Miguel Angel Pineda-...
Published on March 22, 2021 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Berwick man who yelled to police “take me to jail” during an argument with his girlfriend got what he wanted, according to court papers...
Published on March 21, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Two area men face felony charges after police say they were driving a car they knew was stolen and then fled police. Robert Joseph...
Published on March 21, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Berwick Area School District is billing the borough for half the cost of school crossing guards, even though council announced a year ago...
Published on March 21, 2021 - Page 18
BERWICK — The executive director of the Berwick Industrial Development Association was recently named to a list of the area’s top female business...
Published on March 20, 2021 - Page 9
BERWICK — The First Reformed United Church of Christ, 301 W. Second St., will host Holy Week services, beginning with a Palm Sunday Worship Service...
Published on March 20, 2021 - Page 9
BERWICK — The Berwick Area Ministerium will be holding a traditional Good Friday service on April 2, beginning at 1 p.m. hosted by First Reformed...
Published on March 18, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Borough Council has delayed a plan to make part of Park Street one way so it can consult the neighbors. The street narrows to not much...
Published on March 17, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Fifteen members of Berwick Area Schools’ middle school softball team are quarantining after a 16th team member tested positive for COVID-19...
Published on March 17, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — One of two suspects charged with robbing a man, then driving a van into him during an apparent drug deal appeared in court Monday ready to...
Published on March 16, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A woman battled through tears after briefly fleeing from the stand to finish telling a judge her account of the day a man tied her up and...
Published on March 16, 2021 - Page 5
BERWICK — A Berwick man busted with a large amount of drugs and cash during a police raid of a home on Monroe Street in late February waived a...
Published on March 15, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A drunken woman showed up at Berwick YMCA and tried to pick up her young son to drive him home, police say. When taken into custody,...
Published on March 15, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — Berwick Area School Board has unanimously approved Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech’s proposed $9.7 million budget. Berwick’s share will be $1.92...
Published on March 14, 2021 - Page 1
BERWICK — A 97-year-old man whose doctor ordered him to be taken by ambulance to Berwick Hospital instead was transported by a Geisinger-owned...
Published on March 13, 2021 - Page 9
BERWICK — Bower Memorial United Methodist Church will have worship services Sunday at 10:30 a.m. Guest speaker is to be district superintendent Dr...