Bloomsburg, PA
News from BLOOMSBURG

Bloomsburg, Columbia County's seat, is the only incorporated town in Pennsylvania. The relaxed rural atmosphere characteristic of central Pennsylvania is balanced by stimulating cultural and recreational activities.


Published on August 14, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Bolstered by last month’s close call with the rising floodwaters of Fishing Creek, some residents of the west end of Bloomsburg calmly...
Published on August 13, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG —A motorcyclist hit the back of a car stuck in slow-moving traffic at a traffic light here Sunday, police said. The accident at the...
Published on August 12, 2018 - Page 7
BLOOMSBURG — Six weeks after fire damaged an apartment building and forced residents of the senior living complex to evacuate, all but one of the...
Published on August 12, 2018 - Page 26
BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from St. Paul’s Episcopal Church this week: • Monday: T. Fritz and T. Eyerly...
Published on August 12, 2018 - Page 27
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — Rohrbach’s Farm Market, 1-4 p.m. •...
Published on August 11, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG —As a PPL contractor’s crew began packing up their equipment on Iron Street Thursday afternoon, Deb Brennan watched in disbelief. The...
Published on August 11, 2018 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — Police have released composite sketches of the man they say tried to snatch a 7-year-old girl inside a women’s rest room at Town Park on...
Published on August 11, 2018 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man who was carrying a handgun and drugs when he fled from police during a traffic stop was sentenced to state prison for 4 to...
Published on August 10, 2018 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Seventeen members of the Bloomsburg University’S Phi Beta Lambda Chapter of the Future Business Leaders of America attended the...
Published on August 10, 2018 - Page 21
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Police responded to the following calls from July 8-15: July 8 • 2:43 a.m. — Catherine and East Ninth streets, possible...
Published on August 9, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A transgender woman arrested for pepper spraying another woman outside Good Old Days says her gender identity had nothing to do with the...
Published on August 9, 2018 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A New Jersey man arrested for stealing a Caterpillar skid steer loader from a local business waived his charges on to Columbia County...
Published on August 9, 2018 - Page 4
BLOOMSBURG — Brian Pufnak of Shamokin, has been appointed director of the ECEN 9-1-1 Center, according to the East Central Emergency Network Board of...
Published on August 8, 2018 - Page 3
BLOOMSBURG — A driver who struck another vehicle with his Jeep at East and East Fifth streets here was arrested for driving drunk, according to court...
Published on August 8, 2018 - Page 7
BLOOMSBURG — A town man who was arrested twice for shoplifting was arrested again when he was caught trying to steal cat food and pet care products...
Published on August 8, 2018 - Page 17
BLOOMSBURG — Two Berwick residents who attempted to steal a bottle of Sprite and a pair of flip flops from Dollar General on Main Street were charged...
Published on August 7, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A fake pizza delivery driver and two armed men forced their way into a home early Monday and tied up the residents at gunpoint before...
Published on August 7, 2018 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — A Danville man was in possession of heroin and fentanyl when police stopped him for driving erratically just after 1 a.m. on May 24....
Published on August 7, 2018 - Page 7
BLOOMSBURG — Youngsters preparing to return to school can get a free backpack tomorrow, starting at 9 a.m. at the front of the Sykes offices in the...
Published on August 6, 2018 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — A year-long fight over a shade tree has a couple lamenting the unfriendly business atmosphere created by Town Council and the Shade Tree...

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