News from Berwick

Sat, 06/18/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Ayesha Usman, M.D., will present “Treatment Options for Abnormal Uterine Bleeding (AUB)” at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 23, at the Berwick YMCA, third floor, 231 W. Third...


 | By Julye Wemple
Fri, 06/17/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — The grandmother of a man accused of fleeing from police after threatening another man with a knife says he is a “gentle kid” who wants to start over.

But Caleb Gross’ plan to...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 06/17/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Salvation Army Post here is being used as a dumping ground for broken furniture, bald tires and other unusable “donations,” the post commander says.

Instead of helping the...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 06/17/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A pickup pulled out from a side street, was hit by an oncoming car, and spun into a street sign, barely missing a judge’s vehicle.

Brent Eldridge, 26, of...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 06/16/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — An argument between Berwick Borough and the Berwick Area Swimming Pool Association means Berwick residents have to pay full price to swim at the newly refurbished Ber-Vaughn Pool, the...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 06/16/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Water leaks have left a mobile home here unlivable and unrepairable, an insurance inspector says.

But the landlord and the tenant blame each other for the damage.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 06/16/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man who allegedly led police on a wild chase back and forth across the Susquehanna was much calmer Wednesday when he quietly agreed to send the charges to county court.

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Thu, 06/16/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — For many elementary and secondary students, summer signifies ballgames, pools, family vacations, and that longed-for break from school work. But, a complete separation from activities...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 06/14/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man who appeared to be nodding off when he was arraigned on charges of dealing heroin two weeks ago was much more lively Monday as he emphatically signed the paperwork sending his...


Tue, 06/14/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick Police Chief Ken Strish and representatives of area drug and alcohol treatment centers will be at tonight’s Berwick Area Community Watch Group meeting to talk...