News from Berwick

Thu, 11/19/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Here are Berwick Area High School honor roll students for the first marking period:

Distinguished Honors

Ninth grade — Jacob B....


 | By Julye Wemple
Wed, 11/18/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Jennifer Nevel walked down Fifth Avenue until she got to the police tape.

“I just want to see if it was Michael’s house,” she said.

It was.

Michael...


Wed, 11/18/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — State Police will conduct free child safety-seat checks 3 to 7 p.m. today at Bethany Blessings Christian Preschool, 116 Summerhill Ave., Berwick.

All parents and caregivers...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 11/16/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman accused of pocketing the money from her daughter’s doughnut fundraiser sales was released after spending 18 days in jail.

Julie May Vargo, 1503 Chestnut St.,...


Sun, 11/15/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Commonwealth Health Berwick Hospital Center recently received full Chest Pain Center Accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care, the hospital has announced.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 11/15/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK —Mayor Tim Burke recently vetoed an ordinance, an unusual move that he said he knew council would override.

“But it is important to me to notate my disagreement,” Burke wrote...


 | By Tim Hare
Sun, 11/15/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — In almost every sense, Coughlin dominated the District 2 Class AAA semifinal against Berwick.

The Crusaders forced four turnovers. They held the Bulldogs to less than 150...


Sat, 11/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The following people were charged with allowing children in their care to miss classes in the Berwick Area School District, according to citations filed here.

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 | By Julye Wemple
Fri, 11/13/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Accused gunman James Calderone sat in a hospital gown, a smiley-face “Get Well” balloon tied to the back of his chair, and shook his head as District Judge Richard Knecht read the...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Fri, 11/13/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Registration for the 106th annual Run for the Diamonds is now open to all runners.

Registration forms can be picked up at the Berwick and Bloomsburg YMCAs, and Harry’s...