News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 07/05/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Council members here asked dueling ambulance services to try to work out differences between themselves rather than getting the borough involved.

“You are a valued member of...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thu, 07/05/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A lightning strike burned a hole through the roof of woman’s home and caught her attic on fire during Wednesday afternoon’s storm.

But thanks to an alert neighbor and the...


 | By Chris Krepich
Wed, 07/04/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Jim Thorpe motorcyclist led police on a roughly 20-mile chase early Tuesday, from Interstate 81 to Berwick —texting and blowing through red lights and stop signs along the way,...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 07/04/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Pete Talanca is back on Berwick council.

During Monday night’s work session, council members voted to appoint him to Alvin Hill ’s seat. Hill...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 07/04/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Wes Whapham and Aaron Johnson each drove in runs to lead Danville to a 4-2 win over Bloomsburg in a District 13 Major Division baseball game...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wed, 07/04/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Flames tore through the roof of a two-story double home here Tuesday night, drawing crowds of spectators as firefighters battled the blaze at 604-606 Maple St.

Owner Wayne...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 07/03/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Crowing roosters sent a woman to council recently in hopes of having the birds banned from the borough.

Carol Bodwalk, 1506 Second Ave., says she doesn’t object to hens, but...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 07/03/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK —Shouts erupted from the waiting area of the district magistrate’s office Monday when supporters of a teen accused of rape exchanged heated words with the family of the alleged victim...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 07/02/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Residents who live across the street from Wise Foods say dust from the parking lot keeps them from opening the windows in their homes.

“It’s been getting worse and worse,”...


Sun, 07/01/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — The recent sale of the Catholic War Veterans building at 501 Monroe St. was brokered by Realty World Masich and Dell at no cost to the veterans’ organization, a press release says....