News from Berwick

Tue, 11/25/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Eagle Hose Co. 2 of West Berwick, 325 S. Mercer St., was cited by the state Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement for not maintaining “complete and truthful records” on the company’s...

Mon, 11/24/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — A teen who had been smoking pot was driving around Berwick without his car’s headlights on after 1 a.m. Nov. 3.

When Officer Philip Mainiero pulled over...

Sun, 11/23/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 20-year-old Berwick woman is accused of smashing a vehicle with a baseball bat Nov. 3.

Tara Lynn Pereira of 1145 Seventh Ave. smashed the windshield of a...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 11/23/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — It appears two retailers will soon be building new stores along Front Street — and vacating two spaces at the Berwick Plaza.

Family Dollar plans to replace its current store...

 | By Peter Kendron
Sat, 11/22/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two repeat drug offenders went on a two-county ride Friday in a vehicle filled with meth-making ingredients, authorities say.

What they didn’t know was Berwick Police and...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 11/22/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Berwick Salvation Army post is stepping in to take over some of the programs formerly run by the American Red Cross, says Capt. Kevin Polito.

Meals on...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 11/22/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Volunteers have been coming to the aid of the beleaguered Berwick Christmas Boulevard, but more help is needed, an organizer told council members this week.

“It’s Berwick all...

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK —Borough Police responded to the following calls from Nov. 9-15:

Nov. 9

•12:20 a.m. — 200 block East Front Street, threats

•2:08 a.m. — Fourth...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — The driver accused of intentionally running over a Berwick man this summer was hiding under a bed when authorities found him in Manhattan, they say.

James Willie “Coke” Kemp,...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 11/20/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man was found asleep in a car in the Weis Markets parking lot with a drug pipe on the armrest and chips all over the front of his shirt, court papers say.

When Kevin Anthony...