News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 05/27/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — When Bob Smith was fighting in the Vietnam War, he says, he was careful not to bond too quickly with the new soldiers assigned to his platoon — he feared they would be killed.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 05/27/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who drove his car down an embankment at about 3:30 p.m. Feb. 15, told police he had hit a patch of ice, court records indicate.

But, when police couldn’t locate...


Sun, 05/26/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two passengers in a car stopped for a broken headlight were taken into custody after police found drugs and learned of warrants against them, arrest papers say.

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 | By Michael Lester
Sun, 05/26/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A UPS truck recently delivered the last shipment of women’s clothing to JoAnn’s Clothes Corner and Gift Shop in downtown Berwick.

Owners JoAnn and Paul Torsella usually order...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 05/26/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — David C. Champ II, 51, has been legally banned from Berwick Brewing Co., and must pay a $1,500 fine and court costs, a judge ruled Monday.

Champ, of 1538 Orange St. Apt. B,...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 05/25/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two residents of Steel Street showed up at Monday’s council meeting to express concerns about plans to build a rain garden there to relieve flooding.

“I never heard the rain...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 05/25/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Council members voted to increase the fine for parking tickets to $25.

However if violators pay it within 48 hours, the price will be reduced to $10, they decided during their...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 05/25/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman stopped by police May 2 told authorities she used straws to snort her prescription medication, according to court papers.

Here is what police say happened:...


Fri, 05/24/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Susquehanna Valley Diagnostic Imaging, Bloomsburg, has filed civil complaints in the office of District Judge Richard W. Knecht seeking payments for...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 05/23/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A four-way race for three Berwick council seats this fall seems likely after a write-in candidate appears to have won a place on the Democratic ballot.

Raymond Bores...