News from Berwick

 | By John-Erik Koslosky
Sun, 10/18/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Joe Kondrchek brought a quick halt to the phone conversation with his mother, wanting to be sure he heard her correctly.

She was no longer able to open the window in her room...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 10/18/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police here are continuing to work short-handed after a search for new officers brought few applicants and a new hire fell through.

The department is supposed to have 15...


Sat, 10/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Three people were recently cited for messy properties here, court papers show.

Vicki Traugh for her residence at 327 N. Vine St.

Jennifer...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 10/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Six people stand accused of conspiring to make meth at the house police raided Thursday, including one man who said he previously served eight years in federal prison for previous...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 10/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A lone parent showed up at a recent school board meeting and called for school Director Maryann Kovalewski to resign for her stand on football issues.

But Kovalewski adamantly...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 10/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man who said he had permission to take donations from the Berwick Senior Center was met in district court Friday by six angry volunteers.

And after eying the bristling...


Sat, 10/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Oct. 4-10:

Oct. 4

•12:46 p.m. — 500 block Chestnut Street, theft from auto

•2:55 p.m. — 1500...


Fri, 10/16/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man and woman from Berwick are accused of stealing over $400 in merchandise from Kmart on Front Street here Sept. 29.

Police were called by store officials that afternoon...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Fri, 10/16/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A teen without a driver’s license crashed his mother’s car into two parked vehicles on Spring Garden Avenue after allegedly taking the car from the parking lot of Wise Foods, where...


Fri, 10/16/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two men were recently accused of failing to control their dogs.

Samuel Sisler was cited for his Labrador retriever mix at his home at 1433 Brittain St....