News from Berwick

Sat, 03/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — After a borough man struck a tavern with his pickup, he shouted for his lawyer then cried when he was arrested for DUI, court papers say.

Randy W. Sitler, 33, of 121 Columbia...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 03/13/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two brothers accused of selling heroin from their home saw new charges added to their list of alleged crimes Thursday.

Prosecutors accuse Tristan Fenton, 24, and David Fenton...


 | By Kristin Baver
Thu, 03/12/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — An autopsy on the girl killed in a crash near here Tuesday has confirmed a deputy coroner’s on-scene finding that the child died from multiple blunt force trauma to the head.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 03/11/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police say they arrested a woman and seized 457 packets of heroin and $958 in cash Tuesday.

Amanda Colon, 34, was arrested on the way to her home at 124 E....


 | By Kristin Baver
Wed, 03/11/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A young girl who had suffered health problems since birth and needed heart surgery died Tuesday when she was thrown from her grandmother’s vehicle as it slid out of control a mile...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 03/10/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick is about to enter the national spotlight again — the Berwick Theater is the star of a “Strange Inheritance” episode set to air on the Fox Business Network at 9 p.m. Monday....


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 03/09/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of bringing heroin from New York to sell in Berwick saw the most serious charges dismissed after a prosecution witness unexpectedly refused to testify against him on the...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 03/08/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough officials suspect Fred Berlin is exploiting a loophole in the landlord law to duck inspections.

Berlin says he’s merely helping people buy their own homes.

The...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 03/07/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of robbing a convenience store here says the details of how he and a co-defendant planned the heist are cloudy; he had taken a month’s worth of Xanax in three days....


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 03/05/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman in a wheelchair cornered her daughter with a pair of shears, so the daughter threw a chair at her, cutting her forehead, court papers say.

That was the second time...