News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 10/24/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick Councilman Arden Oliver died unexpectedly Friday, eight days after undergoing knee surgery.

Just the day before, he was feeling better and had walked a few steps...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 10/23/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 46-year-old woman cried and offered to pay $2,000 as long as authorities didn’t tell her mother about her arrest for allegedly making a drunken scene.

“Can’t I just give you...


Fri, 10/23/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A stretch of West Second Street was shut down for about half an hour Thursday afternoon after a minor wreck, police say.

Jamie Lahr, 36, Unityville, was...


Fri, 10/23/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls from Sept. 27 to Oct. 3:

Sept. 27

•12:13 a.m. — 1100 block Third Avenue, car alarm

•1:06 a.m...


Thu, 10/22/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man who allegedly fought with police officers who came to arrest him over his alleged abuse of a woman was released from prison Friday to await trial.

Clayton...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 10/22/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman accused of orchestrating an ambush on her boyfriend and a presumed romantic rival now says the attack was “stupid.”

Amy J. Cressinger assured...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 10/22/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Michael S. Lockard, accused of severely beating a homeless man who went into a trailer home and urinated on a TV, will face charges in county court.

Lockard,...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 10/20/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A borough committee recommended banning guns in Berwick parks, but the measure was quickly shot down Monday night by council members who said they feared the restriction would violate...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Mon, 10/19/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A tire-slashing suspect was caught carrying a switchblade when he tripped and fell over debris while being chased down a dark alley by police, records show.

Shawnin Brent...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 10/19/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwickians may get a good look at the buried railroad tanker car recently discovered at the site of the new elementary school.

School directors unanimously voted to exhume...