News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 05/03/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Gary Heimbach Park is about to expand.

Council President Alvin Hill said the borough has reached an agreement with Don Cleary and Reese Smith to buy the two properties next to...


Sun, 05/03/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Here are Berwick High School honor roll students for the third marking period:

Distinguished Honors

Ninth grade — Isabella Arndt,...


Sat, 05/02/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury William H. Woodin died in 1934, but his policies came into play just two years ago, as Republicans and President Barack...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 05/02/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — As the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, Berwick’s William H. Woodin helped pull the country out of the Great Depression, a biographer said.

But afterward, he was wrongly...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 05/02/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman accused of selling heroin from a house where a large python was later found decided to waive her preliminary hearing on evidence Friday.

Amanda Colon,...


Sat, 05/02/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from April 19-25:

April 19

•12:21 a.m. — 800 block North Vine Street, fight

•10:53 a.m. — 300 block...


Fri, 05/01/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Here are Berwick Middle School honor roll students for the third marking period:

Distinguished Honors

Sixth grade — Maryanna...


Thu, 04/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Susquehanna Avenue will be closed from 1 p.m. until about 2 p.m. Saturday between Oak and Warren streets for racers in the Beyond Violence 5K run/walk.

Participants will be...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 04/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police officers faced off against a cold-blooded fugitive Wednesday morning when a landlord asked them to help evict a large snake.

The reptile, apparently an escaped pet, was...


Thu, 04/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Anyone who wants to put together a plot for the 2015 Christmas Boulevard must send a representative to the kickoff meeting Wednesday, May 6, an organizer said.

The meeting...