News from Berwick

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Eagle Hose Co. is holding a Halloween party 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Saturday.

Probable Cause will be playing, firefighters said.

The fire hall is at 325 S. Mercer St....

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 10/29/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man threatened to throw a woman’s cats in a shed and burn it down after she confronted him about being drunk and loud, police say.

Thomas Michael Slusser, 53, was sitting...

 | By Julye Wemple
Mon, 10/27/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman who was taken to the emergency room after she was found passed out drunk on a sidewalk urinated on the ER’s floor, then tried to smear her urine on hospital staffers,...

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Children living in the Berwick Blueprint Community can enter a costume contest, get treats, make crafts and learn safety tips during the group’s sixth annual Halloween party Wednesday...

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Oct. 12-18:

Oct. 12

•1:30 a.m. — 1700 block Fairview Avenue, deceased person

•8:04 a.m. — 100...

 | By Julye Wemple
Sat, 10/25/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — The two Bloomsburg-area teens who caused more than $1,000 in damage to Central Columbia’s new stadium saw the most serious charges tossed Friday in a deal that keeps their criminal...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 10/25/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Twice in 12 days, police found a dazed man in a litter of synthetic marijuana in his car, charges say.

Both times, Brent Matthew Adams of Berwick had bags of the drug, rolling...

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Someone robbed a 66-year-old woman by a church Friday night, pulling her to the ground and seriously injuring her, police said.

Officers are asking the public for help finding...

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Darla Lunger, 29 Clover Leaf Lane, Berwick, was ordered to pay $1,182 in fines and costs after pleading guilty to allowing three children in her care to commit...

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Commonwealth Health affiliates throughout the region, including Berwick Hospital Center, scheduled 488 mammograms when they teamed up Oct. 2 for the third annual “Mammothon.”