News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 03/18/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Someone called in a pizza order for misbehaving students who had been pulled from class, perhaps in an attempt to mimic a scene from 1980s high school comedy “Fast Times at Ridgemont...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 03/18/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Council members found themselves on the receiving end of some pointed questions from local teens Monday when they left city hall to meet in front of Berwick High’s Class of 2015....


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tue, 03/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — In a jealous fit of anger, a man chased down his live-in girlfriend as she tried to flee their home, tackled her and choked her until she lost consciousness in their backyard, police...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 03/16/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Vandals and thieves stealing a small amount of copper piping caused more than $41,000 in damage and endangered their own health when they unleashed asbestos, Berwick school officials...


Mon, 03/16/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from March 1-7:

March 1

•4:12 a.m. — 700 block North Market Street, attempted suicide

•11:04 a.m. —...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 03/16/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A week after refusing to testify against a man accused of drug dealing from his house, Bryan Smith faces new drug charges of his own.

Police recently picked up Smith, 36, of...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 03/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — In 1959, Dr. Ali Alley opened his first medical office next to his father’s candy store. Now after working 55 years, delivering about 3,500 babies and treating countless patients, he’...


Sat, 03/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — After a borough man struck a tavern with his pickup, he shouted for his lawyer then cried when he was arrested for DUI, court papers say.

Randy W. Sitler, 33, of 121 Columbia...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 03/13/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two brothers accused of selling heroin from their home saw new charges added to their list of alleged crimes Thursday.

Prosecutors accuse Tristan Fenton, 24, and David Fenton...


 | By Kristin Baver
Thu, 03/12/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — An autopsy on the girl killed in a crash near here Tuesday has confirmed a deputy coroner’s on-scene finding that the child died from multiple blunt force trauma to the head.

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