News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 01/16/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police say a 21-year-old man trolled Facebook to find underage girls for sex.

Michael Lee Gross Jr., 147 Hogs Back Road, near Millville, was arraigned Friday night after...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 01/15/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police say two men worked together to sell heroin at two separate houses here, so on Thursday afternoon, officers conducted raids almost simultaneously to take them both down.

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 | By Julye Wemple
Fri, 01/15/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A blaze destroyed the lower level of a diner and caused heavy smoke and fire damage to the eatery’s main floor, officials say.

Christos Family Diner, 1500 W. Front St.,...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 01/14/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — School officials here are looking into whether they might be able to arrange for all students to eat free lunches.

If the district has enough students who qualify for free and...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 01/14/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — New federal rules designed to encourage students to eat healthier meals in school are making it more expensive for those who eat a la carte — and that caught some parents by surprise...


Thu, 01/14/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Jan. 1-9:

Jan. 1

•12:02 a.m. — 2100 Jessup Street, fireworks

•12:44 a.m. — 700 block LaSalle...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 01/13/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — An argument last year between the mayor and council cost the borough $760 in legal fees to an outside law firm.

But the two sides are getting along better now, said both Mayor...


Wed, 01/13/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man too drunk to walk fell and knocked over his girlfriend in the process in the 1200 block of West Front Street here, police say.

Matthew D. Gross, 30, of...


Wed, 01/13/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A car with tinted windows and a plate so dirty it was illegible led to a traffic stop and a teen driver being caught with marijuana, records show.

State Police say they...


Tue, 01/12/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Berwick Police Department has released the following warrant list for January.

Names are followed by date of birth (if known), address and type of warrant:

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