News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 02/25/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A major customer’s decision to move its production lines to Mexico is costing jobs at Patriot Metal Products here, government officials ruled.

That means everyone at the metal...


Fri, 02/24/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls from Feb. 12-18.

Feb. 12

• 12:20 a.m. — 1000 block Spring Garden Avenue, domestic

• 1:52 a.m...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Fri, 02/24/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Berwick Area United Way is teaming up with Salem Elementary to raise money to build a wheelchair ramp for a student.

Identified only as “Jacob,” he needs a ramp for his...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 02/24/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Executives from Schaefer Beer made a pilgrimage to Berwick recently to see if they can duplicate the success of Sacco Beer Distributor, the No. 1 seller of Schaefer beer in the...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 02/24/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — An 8-year-old boy was rushed away in an ambulance after an SUV struck him Thursday afternoon on LaSalle Street.

Witnesses told police the child ran into the street and into...


Thu, 02/23/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls Feb. 5-11.

Feb. 5

• 9:12 a.m. — 100 block West Front Street, burglar alarm

• 9:59 a.m. — 500...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 02/23/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 78-year-old woman lost control of her car due to a medical problem and crashed headlong into a utility pole Wednesday afternoon, police said.

But Elaine S. Miknich of 1652...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 02/22/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — The contractor running Berwick’s school cafeterias offered kindergartners free lunches for three days, and is testing new foods, a regional manager said.

Meanwhile, the food...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 02/22/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 19-year-old was arrested after allegedly threatening the manager of Dunkin’ Donuts Monday, then resisting arrest.

But Shane A. Johnson, of 42 Water Dam Road, said he never...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tue, 02/21/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Another round of Ku Klux Klan flyers has hit the Berwick area, but this time in a small neighborhood a stone’s throw from City Hall.

Bette Grey, 57, of Arbor Street says she’s...


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