News from Berwick

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Berwick Police Department is investigating a stabbing incident, police confirmed. Details on the Wednesday afternoon disturbance will be released later.

 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 09/21/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 79-year-old woman had to be coaxed out of her LaSalle Street home after a dryer caught on fire Wednesday afternoon, neighbors said.

Waunita Young eventually gave up trying...

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Berwick YMCA is collecting the items listed below to send to Little Cyprus School District in Texas, which was devastated by Hurricane Harvey.

Donations may be dropped off...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 09/20/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A small patch of milkweed behind McBride Memorial Library is home to dozens of caterpillars, some of which are already transforming into monarch butterflies.

The quick success...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 09/19/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — The ball to hire new police officers here is once again rolling.

On Monday night, the civil service commission unanimously approved new rules and chose an agency to run the...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 09/18/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police here say the borough continues to drag its feet in replacing officers.

At this point, there are five vacant positions, one-third of the police force when it’s at full...

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Brighter Light Choral Ensemble is holding auditions Tuesday evening for altos, tenors and baritones for its upcoming season.

To try out, contact any group member or send an...

 | By Michael Lester
Sat, 09/16/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — As a lifelong Penn State football fan, Mike Heon of Berwick has seen his share of upsets.

But few have brought the level of disappointment Heon is feeling from an unexpected...

 | By Adam Roberts
Sat, 09/16/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick owned Crestwood from the very beginning, scoring on the first play of the game en route to a 56-0 win Friday.

Berwick (4-0) erased the high snaps that bogged down the...

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — The following landlord-tenant complaints have been filed in the office of District Judge Richard Knecht.

The defendants in such cases sometimes settle claims...