News from Berwick

Fri, 09/11/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Columbia County Coroner’s Office is looking for any relatives of the late Howard Gearhart, 73, of Lark Drive, Lot 12, Berlin’s Trailer Court.

Gearhart...


Thu, 09/10/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Tonight’s free concert in Berwick has been moved indoors to Reliance Fire Co., 501 W. Third St., said Councilman Jay Jarrett.

The show starts at 7; chairs...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 09/10/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A district judge dismissed most of the charges against a man accused of attacking his girlfriend after the alleged victims told very different stories than police say they told the...


 | By Kristin Baver
Thu, 09/10/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The day after he shot his girlfriend’s estranged husband in the back and dumped the body in the woods,Eleazar “Quest” Yisrael drove the dead man’s car to Berwick, police say.

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 | By CAROL CRANE and SUSAN SCHWARTZ
Thu, 09/10/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Five days after pleading guilty to violently beating one woman, Clayton Drasher Jr. is wanted for allegedly attacking another.

It was the latest in a string of domestic...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 09/09/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police believe a murdered man’s car was in the Berwick area after he went missing, and now they need the public’s help in the homicide investigation.

Samuel John Vacante, 52,...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 09/09/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — School and borough officials posed with freshly painted shovels Tuesday to symbolically break ground for the new West Berwick Elementary.

But judging by the mountains of dirt...


Wed, 09/09/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man shot by police while wielding a kitchen knife was freed on bail Tuesday after spending the last few weeks in a hospital bed and then a prison cell.

Prison officials...


Wed, 09/09/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Salvation Army of Berwick will hold its 125th anniversary celebration on Saturday, Sept. 19, at its Corps Community Center, 320 W. Second St. here.

The event will feature...


Wed, 09/09/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — An owner of Bandit’s Roadhouse in Berwick will face DUI charges in county court after waiving his right to a preliminary hearing on evidence here Tuesday.

Matthew...