News from Berwick

 | By GERI GIBBONS
Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man barged into a home Aug. 4 and demanded money from a couple who had given him $50 earlier that day so he could feed his children, court papers say.

Shawn Michael...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A popup thunderstorm sent up to 5 inches of water crashing down on Berwick and the surrounding area in just over an hour Thursday, flooding streets and basements and knocking out...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two people seen briefly stopping at a house in the 500 block of Pine Street, which Berwick police had been watching for suspected drug activity, were both charged with having crystal...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 08/15/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Superintendent Wayne Brookhart will be retiring at the end of next summer, before school starts, he announced during Monday’s board meeting.

“I wanted to make sure you weren’t...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 08/15/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Bloomsburg man accused of falsely reporting that an intoxicated man was threatening people with a gun at Test Track Park said Monday that while he never saw a weapon, the man did...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 08/15/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Friday will be the public’s last chance to tour one of the new energy-efficient houses built in the West End here.

The tour of 513 LaSalle St. is part of a ceremony...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 08/14/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A lawsuit filed by a couple of accident victims against a drunken driver and a restaurant that served him has been settled.

Court papers show the attorney for Rhea...


Wed, 08/14/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Downtown business owners here could get grant money to fix up their facades, but only if enough people apply for the program.

The steering committee for Berwick: The Next Step...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 08/14/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man charged with exposing himself to a 14-year-old girl during a video chat quietly agreed Monday to face charges in county court.

Jay L. Fowler, 36, of...


 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Tue, 08/13/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who was charged after he allegedly punched a man who intervened during a domestic dispute at the library last month has allowed his case to be moved to county court....