News from BERWICK

Published on November 29, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — The coronavirus pandemic has driven dozens of Berwick Area Schools students to online charter schools, and that has left the district with...
Published on November 29, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — It’s a sure bet the founders of First Christian Church never would have predicted this. The once white building at 120 Cemetery St. here...
Published on November 28, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A drunken woman writhing on the ground after midnight in front of a house where she said she lived and screaming to be let in was instead...
Published on November 28, 2020 - Page 18
BERWICK — The Advent season will be ushered in on Sunday by Pastor Gary Barraco at the First Reformed United Church of Christ, 301 W. Second St.,...
Published on November 27, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Two men allegedly caught looting a senior center in separate incidents just days apart were arrested after police recognized both of them...
Published on November 27, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — The 111th Run for the Diamonds was noticeably smaller than its predecessors. Some runners and spectators skipped the festivities amid a...
Published on November 27, 2020 - Page 11
BERWICK — The Run for the Diamonds crowned two new champions Thursday morning, with a first-time runner edging out a four-time champion in the last...
Published on November 26, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Two men upset and claiming they were sold fake marijuana broke into a house and robbed the residents at knifepoint, police say. Joshua Jay...
Published on November 25, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A homeless man forced his way into a home and hit a woman in the head with a chair — the first in a string of crimes that landed him in...
Published on November 25, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Two bar owners announced Tuesday they would flout Gov. Tom Wolf’s order to stop selling alcohol at 5 p.m. today, but later said they got...
Published on November 25, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK —Registration for Thursday’s 111th annual Run for the Diamonds is now closed. The race will be held in waves with multiple starting lines...
Published on November 23, 2020 - Page 13
BERWICK — The 111th annual Run for the Diamonds will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. Registration for this year’s race will only be accepted online....
Published on November 22, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Lace up your sneakers, area runners; the Run for the Diamonds is on. Members of the Berwick Marathon Association voted Saturday to go...
Published on November 22, 2020 - Page 22
BERWICK — The 111th annual Run for the Diamonds will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. Registration for this year’s race will only be accepted online....
Published on November 21, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — PennDOT has given its blessing for the 111th Run for the Diamonds to take place, but the historic footrace is not out of the woods yet. As...
Published on November 21, 2020 - Page 6
BERWICK — The Berwick Area Ministerium Community Thanksgiving Worship service is available online. The Community Thanksgiving Service is available...
Published on November 20, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Taxes for borough residents will remain steady next year if council gives final approval to the preliminary budget it has passed. In all,...
Published on November 20, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — Berwick girls soccer had four athletes — Kayla Fernandez, Sarina DeFinnis, Kate Starr and Emily Ouimet — recently named first team...
Published on November 19, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — With coronavirus spreading through Pennsylvania and new mandates coming from the state Health Department, Berwick Area Schools will move...
Published on November 19, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — The reopening of the bar at Ranger Hose Co. is being delayed a week because of new coronavirus guidelines, officials said. The bar, at 208...
Published on November 19, 2020 - Page 13
BERWICK — Five Berwick girls volleyball players and coach Sarah Warner were honored by the Wyoming Valley Conference on Wednesday. Sarah Steeber...
Published on November 18, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — The borough will get an $61,899 more in federal funding to recover from the coronavirus pandemic, borough council members were told Monday...
Published on November 18, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — The 62nd annual Schoolboy 5k, a 3.1-mile race, will be held Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. at the Test Track Park. The venue was changed...
Published on November 18, 2020 - Page 14
BERWICK — Berwick leased the Jackson Mansion to Berwick Historical Society for 99 years for $1 in 2009. The society does not own the building. An...
Published on November 17, 2020 - Page 13
BERWICK — The 62nd annual Schoolboy 5k, a 3.1-mile race, will be held Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. on Market Street. The other normally scheduled C...
Published on November 16, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick teen who fled after crashing his vehicle into a fence dropped a pouch containing crystal meth as he was running, police said....
Published on November 16, 2020 - Page 13
BERWICK — The 62nd annual Schoolboy 5k, a 3.1-mile race, will be held Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. on Market Street. The other normally scheduled C...
Published on November 15, 2020 - Page 26
BERWICK — Here are Berwick Middle School honor roll students for the first marking period: Distinguished Honors • Fifth grade — Owen Artley,...
Published on November 15, 2020 - Page 26
BERWICK — Here are Berwick Area High School honor roll students in the first marking period: Distinguished Honors • Ninth grade — Camila Amaya,...
Published on November 15, 2020 - Page 26
BERWICK — Berwick High School is planning its 55th class reunion and needs to get addresses or emails from the following classmates: • Fred Mack •...
Published on November 14, 2020 - Page 6
BERWICK — Berwick Bible Church will be hosting a special night of GriefShare called “Surviving The Holidays” on Tuesday starting at 6:30 p.m. This...
Published on November 12, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — Another student here has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a notice on the school district’s website Wednesday. The pupil was...
Published on November 11, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — The days of parents frantically icing cupcakes for their children’s classroom birthday parties soon may be over. Berwick Area School...
Published on November 11, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A former borough police officer accused of shaking his wife was cleared of domestic violence charges Tuesday after she testified she told...
Published on November 11, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — The 111th annual Run for the Diamonds will be held Nov. 26 at 10 a.m. Registration for this year’s race will only be accepted online....
Published on November 10, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Organizers of parades, the Christmas Boulevard, the Run for the Diamonds and other events may have to provide their own traffic control...
Published on November 10, 2020 - Page 12
BERWICK — The 111th annual Run for the Diamonds will be held Nov. 26 at 10 a.m.. Registration for this year’s race will only be accepted online. The...
Published on November 9, 2020 - Page 11
BERWICK — The 111th annual Run for the Diamonds will be held Nov. 26 at 10 a.m.. Registration for this year’s race will only be accepted online. The...
Published on November 8, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Once upon a time, people went through a lot of effort to avoid what now has become Berwick Historical Society’s newest attraction — the...
Published on November 8, 2020 - Page 24
BERWICK — First Keystone Corp., parent company of First Keystone Community Bank, reported net income of $3.137 million for the last quarter, and $8....
Published on November 7, 2020 - Page 6
BERWICK — Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church, 1228 2nd Ave., Berwick, will be having its Community Meal on Monday at 5 p.m. The meal is take-out only...
Published on November 7, 2020 - Page 6
BERWICK — Berwick Bible Church will be hosting a special night of GriefShare called “Surviving The Holidays” on Tuesday, Nov. 17, starting at 6:30 p....
Published on November 6, 2020 - Page 12
BERWICK — Berwick seemingly got contributions from everyone in a 25-14, 25-15 and 25-18 win over Athens in the District 2/4 girls volleyball final....
Published on November 5, 2020 - Page 4
BERWICK — The car show to raise money for the hospital bills of infant Gemma Rose Seigfried is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at May’s Drive...
Published on November 5, 2020 - Page 5
BERWICK — A Bloomsburg woman who threw a rose-filled vase under a carport after it was delivered to her earlier in the day is facing criminal...
Published on November 5, 2020 - Page 12
BERWICK — The 111th annual Run for the Diamonds will be held Nov. 26 at 10 a.m.. Registration for this year’s race will only be accepted online. The...
Published on November 4, 2020 - Page 5
BERWICK — A Berwick man punched his brother at least three times, then fled and tried to hide methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia behind a...
Published on November 4, 2020 - Page 5
BERWICK — A man fled officers, first in his car and then on foot, after they tried to stop him because of a loud exhaust system, according to court...
Published on November 3, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Council members here say they won’t stop the Run for the Diamonds on Thanksgiving Day — even if PennDOT withholds its approval. But they’...
Published on November 3, 2020 - Page 5
BERWICK — A Berwick man who was revived by police at about 9 a.m. on Oct. 16 after being found unconscious, pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct Oct...