News from BERWICK

Published on August 6, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Berwick Borough Council has approved a 16% raise for its part-time public works employees, increasing the part-time hourly wage from $14.58...
Published on August 6, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — St. Mary’s Church will hold a food-truck event on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Fowler Avenue church’s upper parking lot. Hot...
Published on August 6, 2020 - Page 13
BERWICK — The weather cooled off some, but Berwick Junior RBI’s bats stayed hot in a 10-0 win over Back Mountain in five innings Wednesday afternoon...
Published on August 5, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — A report of two men “snorting something” behind a building led to drug charges for a Berwick man, police said. Police were called to...
Published on August 4, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — In an effort to boost business for local restaurants during the coronavirus outbreak, Berwick council decided to continue the suspension of...
Published on August 2, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A borough woman was charged with endangering the welfare of children after four people reported to police she would shake and pinch her...
Published on August 1, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man overdosed in a gas station bathroom, landing on his face in a stall, police say. Nicholas Melito, 29, of 503 Pine St. was...
Published on July 30, 2020 - Page 5
BERWICK — Susquehanna Valley Medical Specialties, 6850 Lows Road, Bloomsburg, has filed complaints against several patients who failed to pay for...
Published on July 29, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — After digging itself into a hole, Berwick’s Junior RBI League baseball team posted a six-run fifth inning and held off a furious rally by...
Published on July 28, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — School directors here approved a mixed reopening plan, with elementary students attending class five days a week, middle and high schoolers...
Published on July 28, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Berwick Schools Athletic Director Bo Orlando tested positive for COVID-19 more than two weeks ago, but he and the district said they were...
Published on July 26, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — You could argue this is a football town, or a running town. But there’s only one professional team that ever called Berwick home, a local...
Published on July 25, 2020 - Page 5
BERWICK — Teenagers planning to take the SAT at Berwick High School Aug. 29 can take an online SAT preparation course for free. Those that take...
Published on July 24, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A police officer had to manually open the hatch of a van to free a couple after their vehicle rolled on Second Street here early Thursday...
Published on July 22, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Berwick Council has directed the borough manager to look into a resolution encouraging Pennsylvania’s governor to restrict the use of...
Published on July 22, 2020 - Page 13
BERWICK — Here are Berwick Area Senior High School Class of 2020 scholarships and awards: • John Weston Arndt —Class of 2020 Officer Award, $100 •...
Published on July 21, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A new proposal for reopening school here calls for elementary school children to be in the classroom five days a week, while students in...
Published on July 21, 2020 - Page 5
BERWICK — An online school board meeting here was abruptly canceled after dozens of people were denied access. Instead, the meeting, which was to...
Published on July 20, 2020 - Page 5
BERWICK — A Berwick man stopped by police for driving with a suspended license told officers he had found a license plate in the parking lot of a...
Published on July 19, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — The following local students have been awarded scholarships from the Berwick Health and Wellness Fund. Students from Berwick, Benton,...
Published on July 18, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Tom Rood awoke Friday morning to a horrifying sight outside his Vine Street home — a trail of blood circling his block. Neighbors said...
Published on July 17, 2020 - Page 5
BERWICK — Ranger Hose Co. is selling baked potatoes and hamburger barbecue at its property on Chestnut Street across from Weis Markets this weekend...
Published on July 13, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — When Debbie Watson’s husband dug up a 32-year-old class ring in their backyard nearly a month ago, she wouldn’t rest until she had reunited...
Published on July 10, 2020 - Page 4
BERWICK — A driver involved in a “high-risk” traffic stop is facing charges after police say she fought with them while being taken into custody....
Published on July 9, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Coronavirus has killed off the Beyond the Blend indoor farmers market here, its organizer said. On Wednesday morning, Monica Zourides...
Published on July 9, 2020 - Page 4
BERWICK — Parents can get free workbooks designed to help Berwick area students in kindergarten through second grade make up for some of the...
Published on July 8, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — A pair of Nescopeck men are charged after police say one broke into a gaming machine at a convenience store and stole money. Skylar...
Published on July 8, 2020 - Page 6
BERWICK — The Central Susquehanna Community Foundation announced the second round of grants awarded from the Disaster Relief Fund in response to the...
Published on July 6, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man accused of assaulting a police officer by veering a car toward him and hitting him with its side mirror during a pursuit last...
Published on July 6, 2020 - Page 9
BERWICK —Berwick struck for 10 runs in the third inning to sink Sunbury/ Norry, 15-5, in Junior RBI baseball action Sunday afternoon. Berwick had...
Published on July 5, 2020 - Page 8
BERWICK — The Berwick Industrial Development Association is awarding two Berwick Area High School seniors with scholarships. Jendyn Knorr will...
Published on July 1, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — Jordan Montes delivered the game-winning hit in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift Berwick’s RBI junior division baseball team to a...
Published on June 29, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — The heirs of Decker Scrap Yard will be able to continue operating the business on Canal Street here, even while community developers work...
Published on June 28, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A North Centre Township man charged with setting off a March explosion that surprised residents and damaged homes has pleaded guilty to...
Published on June 28, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — Berwick Area United Way is distributing $97,526 in grants to nine non-profits, with more to come, leaders announced. In the second...
Published on June 28, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — A 48-year-old woman jumped from a moving car and tried to flee on foot to avoid arrest on three warrants, police here said. Ann Marie...
Published on June 26, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man faces charges of driving under the influence and leaving the scene of an accident after police say he was involved in two hit...
Published on June 26, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man whose family said he “was not in the right state of mind” and needed medical treatment threw knives at emergency responders and swung...
Published on June 24, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — Mason Raup went 2-for-3 and pitched in relief to help Danville defeat Berwick, 5-0, in junior RBI baseball action Tuesday evening....
Published on June 20, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick officer’s recognition of a borough man who was driving when known to have a suspended license led to drug-related charges against...
Published on June 18, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — Berwick Area Little League (B.A.L.L.) will begin the fall baseball/ softball season earlier than normal. Parents of boys and girls...
Published on June 17, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — Berwick Area Little League (B.A.L.L.) will begin the fall baseball/ softball season earlier than normal. Parents of boys and girls who are...
Published on June 15, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A homeless man arrested here for public drunkenness struggled with police, banged his head against a screen inside a police cruiser, and...
Published on June 14, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Nearly 100 people walked in silence for nine miles here Saturday morning as a reminder of the nearly nine minutes that George Floyd spent...
Published on June 14, 2020 - Page 23
BERWICK — Look for the Penn State Extension Master Gardeners at Beyond the Blend Market, 137 W. Front St. in Berwick, 9 a.m. to noon on June 20 and...
Published on June 13, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — The family of an 81-year-old landlord accused of trying to stab two tenants with a screwdriver and threatening another with a handgun hopes...
Published on June 12, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Zoning board members cleared the way Thursday for the owner of Berwick Hospital Center to sell the Berwick Retirement Village to a NewYork-...
Published on June 11, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Two sisters hope residents will join them in making a statement through their silence during a nine-mile walk Saturday in memory of George...
Published on June 11, 2020 - Page 5
BERWICK — Berwick area students and their families are continuing to get free meals and groceries through the summer as part of a team effort of...
Published on June 9, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — Charges against Brock Lindsay of Berwick were withdrawn before a preliminary hearing Monday after the alleged victim said she did not...