News from Berwick

Sun, 11/16/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Cellular Connection’s 300 stores will join in a “Stop the Hunger” campaign this holiday season, a press release says.

Through Friday, Dec. 12, the store at 1544 W. Front...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 11/14/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of threatening to a burn down a woman’s shed with cats inside said Thursday it was all a misunderstanding.

But the alleged victim says she has no doubt what he...


Fri, 11/14/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Cub Pack and Boy Scout Troop 88 will be picking up non-perishable food items for the Nescopeck Community Cupboard beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday in Berwick’s west end.

If you...


Fri, 11/14/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Nov. 2-8:

Nov. 2

• 1:27 a.m. — 400 block Washington Street, open door

• 7:26 a.m. — 200 block...


Thu, 11/13/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Here are Berwick Area High School Honor Roll students for the first marking period:

Distinguished Honors

• 12th grade — William...


Wed, 11/12/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — This week, the Central Susquehanna Community Foundation and its affiliates will mark Community Foundation Week, a press release says.

The Central Susquehanna group’s...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 11/12/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man shot heroin in the Burger King restroom here and was found passed out on the floor, court papers say.

Stephen Ross Springer, 31, had turned blue and was suffering...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 11/12/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — A program that provided warm clothes and a day of mentoring for more than 50 children last year is hoping to help twice as many this year.

But that means organizers of Keeping...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 11/11/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Rescuers who cared for a small dog, found with the flesh rotting off its injured leg, fought in court Monday to prevent the animal from being returned to its owner.

Volunteers...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sun, 11/09/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Run for the Diamonds has started its registration process. Race packet pick-up and registrations will be accepted at the Elks Lodge on Nov. 26 after 1 p.m. or on race day, Nov. 27...