News from Berwick

Sun, 06/21/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Clarence E. Johns, 45, of 1413 W. Front St., Berwick, was twice charged with disorderly conduct after letting his two dogs bark continuously outside his house on two...


Sun, 06/21/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 30-year-old man stole a $2,500 television set, then sold it for either $300 or $150, depending on which witness police asked, records show.

Bradley Hummell...


 | By John-Erik Koslosky
Sun, 06/21/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Charlie, the heroic cat who woke his owner as her house was burning last week, died in the blaze.

But he won’t be forgotten.

Firefighters recovered Charlie’s body as...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 06/20/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Shamokin/ Mount Carmel’s Bret Williams had multiple extra base hits and picked up two RBIs during a 10-6 win over Berwick in American Legion baseball on Friday....


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 06/20/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man getting a ride home from a female co-worker grabbed her hand and forced her to touch his private parts, the woman told police.

The woman told officers she works with...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 06/19/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Berwick Theater and Center for Community Arts has repaired its roof and is ready to reopen as soon borough inspectors give the O.K., an engineer says.

That should be soon...


Thu, 06/18/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from June 7-13:

June 7

•12:47 a.m. — 200 block West Ninth Street, domestic

•1:03 a.m. — 100 block...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 06/18/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Firefighters and police hurried to Ninth and Walnut streets Wednesday afternoon after a passing motorist heard cries for help from two young men stuck in a storm sewer pipe.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A series of verbal estimates and handshake agreements — at least one allegedly broken — has landed Mike Sockrider of Tree Works Tree Service in district court with a dissatisfied...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Law enforcement officials say they’re gaining ground in the fight against drugs here.

A concentrated push by a team of local and state officers has led to a sharp drop in...