News from Berwick

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man charged with stealing a cell phone pleaded guilty to a lesser charge at District Judge Richard Knecht’s office Monday.

Damien M....


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 09/18/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Ralph Schumacher complained to borough council Monday that the idea of requiring permits for shooting off fireworks in town violates the nation’s principles.

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Wed, 09/18/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — If you worked at the Wise snack plant here before 1981 and now suffer from cancer, you may be entitled to compensation.

That’s the message being put out by lawyers handling...


 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Tue, 09/17/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The building featuring a mural overlooking Sponsler’s Park here will be saved, borough officials say.

The building at 613 Lasalle St., owned by Robert Phillips...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 09/16/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two men got into a bloody fistfight Saturday night after one of them allegedly tackled a woman and dragged her to a home, court papers say.

The fight happened after police...


Sun, 09/15/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Join Penn State Extension Master Gardener John Gallagher for a free program, “Using Native Trees & Shrubs in Your Home Landscape,” at the McBride Memorial Library, 500 Market St...


Sat, 09/14/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The borough of Berwick will receive $500,000 to rehabilitate low-income owner-occupied housing, according to an announcement from local state representatives.

State...


Sat, 09/14/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Commonwealth has filed a private criminal complaint against Shannon Crotzer, 541 Summerhill Ave., Berwick, alleging that she violated Act 138...


Sat, 09/14/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police say they seized 90 bags of fentanyl, used glassine bags and a used hypodermic needle from a purse during an evening traffic stop July 18.

Berwick Police ...


Sat, 09/14/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man pulled over for an inoperable middle brake lamp became “agitated” with police when officers told him they suspected he had marijuana in his Jeep, court papers say.

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