News from Berwick

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 03/11/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police say they arrested a woman and seized 457 packets of heroin and $958 in cash Tuesday.

Amanda Colon, 34, was arrested on the way to her home at 124 E....

 | By Kristin Baver
Wed, 03/11/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A young girl who had suffered health problems since birth and needed heart surgery died Tuesday when she was thrown from her grandmother’s vehicle as it slid out of control a mile...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 03/10/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick is about to enter the national spotlight again — the Berwick Theater is the star of a “Strange Inheritance” episode set to air on the Fox Business Network at 9 p.m. Monday....

 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 03/09/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of bringing heroin from New York to sell in Berwick saw the most serious charges dismissed after a prosecution witness unexpectedly refused to testify against him on the...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 03/08/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough officials suspect Fred Berlin is exploiting a loophole in the landlord law to duck inspections.

Berlin says he’s merely helping people buy their own homes.


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 03/07/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of robbing a convenience store here says the details of how he and a co-defendant planned the heist are cloudy; he had taken a month’s worth of Xanax in three days....

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 03/05/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman in a wheelchair cornered her daughter with a pair of shears, so the daughter threw a chair at her, cutting her forehead, court papers say.

That was the second time...

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls Feb. 22-28:

Feb. 22

•3:56 a.m. — 200 block Iron Street, fight

•10:35 a.m. — Market and East 13th...

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Local high school students will once again hand out grants to non-profits as part of an annual educational effort by the Central Susquehanna Community Foundation’s Youth in...

 | By Julye Wemple
Sun, 03/01/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 19-year-old accused of having sex with an underage girl reportedly posing as an older teen on Facebook will now stand trial in county court.

Kyle James Rowe, formerly of...