News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 01/07/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — The McBride Memorial Library will be getting its state money after all.

However, it’s unclear when the money will arrive, so it will still be closing early on Saturdays, said...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 01/06/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man arrested as he left the home of two alleged heroin dealers saw his charge changed Tuesday.

Jessie Ray Moore, 33, of 611 Pine St., Berwick, had been...


Wed, 01/06/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A state fire marshal says he was unable to find the cause of a blaze that left a man and his guest homeless the day after Christmas.

The damage to 1200 Susquehanna Ave. here...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 01/06/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Local fans of “The Walking Dead” can rest easy — their cable provider will be able to show the midseason premiere after all.

MetroCast has reached an agreement with AMC...


 | By Gary Pang
Tue, 01/05/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man pushed his 1-year-old daughter off a seat, and she suffered a bump on her head, the child’s mother claims.

Ryan Swetts threatened every day to blow up the house and kill...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 01/05/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Council members here chose to maintain the status quo in 2016, re-electing Alvin Hill as president in a split vote and keeping the same officers and borough officials...


 | By Gary Pang
Mon, 01/04/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A welder can’t sue his landlords over mold and water damage at his machine shop since he never reported those purported problems, the property owners’ lawyer argues.

Michael...


Mon, 01/04/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls from Dec. 20-26.

Dec. 20

•2:17 a.m. — 100 block South Mercer Street, criminal mischief to auto

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 01/02/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of threatening his girlfriend when she appeared to testify in a domestic violence case says the woman continues to contact him while he’s in prison.

Tysean D....


 | By Gary Pang
Fri, 01/01/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Nescopeck teenager claims he suffered a brain injury at birth, and now he’s suing the doctor who delivered him almost two decades ago.

Cody James Taylor, 18, says he came...