News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 11/22/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — When Bridgett Coolbaugh heard Life Flight being dispatched to Berwick Nov. 4, she didn’t give it much thought.

As the wife of the fire chief and a volunteer herself, the radio...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 11/22/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A landlord who has tangled with the borough over whether people in rent-to-own agreements are tenants has been cited five times by the codes office.

Fred Berlin failed to pay...


 | By Gary Pang
Sun, 11/22/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick unveiled two memorials Saturday — one honoring the rescuers killed in the Sept. 11 attacks, and the other saluting all veterans.

A World Trade Center replica now...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sun, 11/22/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Bloomsburg University student tried to pull an officer’s gun out of his holster during a scuffle, police say.

Akilah Eliza Cunningham, 18, Philadelphia, was part of a group...


Sat, 11/21/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls from Nov. 8-14.

Nov. 8

•12:18 p.m. — 1800 block North Market Street, road rage

•5 p.m. — 700...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 11/20/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A drug raid Thursday netted one of the largest amounts of heroin — about 20 bricks worth about $8,000 on the street — ever found in a single bust here, police say.

Jess T....


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 11/20/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — One of the two young men accused of the armed robbery of Sneidman’s Jewelry in Bloomsburg earlier this year had a history of charges stemming from when he was a minor, police said....


 | By Tim Hare
Fri, 11/20/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick football coach George Curry, whose health has been in obvious decline for months, has confirmed that he has a “neurological disorder.”

At last week’s playoff game...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 11/19/2015 - 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...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thu, 11/19/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A drunken and belligerent Nescopeck man beat up his girlfriend and her 7-year-old son after the boy had a bathroom accident, police say.

Gary Allen Slusser, 43, was drunk when...