News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 08/15/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Emergency officials went door-to-door until about 2 a.m. Tuesday in low-lying parts of the borough to warn residents of a possible flood, said Greg Harkins, emergency...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 08/15/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who told police he was a heavy heroin user was charged with loitering and possession after police found him in a shed on Vine Street for a second time July 19, police...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Tue, 08/14/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Reliance Fire Company here opened its doors Monday afternoon to those displaced by flooding, providing refreshments, shelter and information to all who came through the doors....


Tue, 08/14/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man was charged with choking his granddaughter by grabbing her by the throat and mouth while she argued with her mother, arrest papers say.

Russel Young...


Tue, 08/14/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — The following civil complaints have been filed in the offices of District Judge Richard Knecht.

Sometimes these complaints are settled soon after being...


Mon, 08/13/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who threatened his ex-girlfriend June 29 was under the influence of alcohol, according to court documents.

Officers responded to 442 E. Fifth St. about 4 a.m....


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 08/13/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — The former 14th Street School will once again be an educational facility; the Head Start program for preschoolers is moving into the first floor, a developer said.

Meanwhile,...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 08/13/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Council members had to step in when volunteer fire police directing traffic at a motorcycle run accidentally stepped on the toes of Briar Creek Township.

Briar Creek Township...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 08/13/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Shickshinny man driving erratically had a blood-alcohol level four times the legal limit, police said.

According to court papers:

At 6:13 p.m. July 10, police...


Sun, 08/12/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Look for the Penn State Extension Master Gardeners at the Beyond the Blend Market at 137 W. Front St. in Berwick on the third Saturdays of the month through September.