News from Berwick

 | By Casey Snyder
Fri, 02/13/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — For the first time in 16 years, Berwick had its sights on defeating Hazleton.

Since the 1992 Hazleton merger, the Bulldogs have just one victory against the Cougars. Berwick...


Fri, 02/13/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Feb. 1-7:

Feb. 1

•Midnight — 400 block East 11th Street, domestic

•4:27 a.m. — 1600 block Steel...


Sun, 02/08/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK —The Dental Health Clinic in the Eagles Building on South Market Street here recently hosted Columbia County’s commissioners to spread the word that affordable dental care is available...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 02/07/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of beating up sleeping women two separate times in less than a month was released from prison with the blessing of one of his alleged victims.

However, Clayton...


Sat, 02/07/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Today’s Walk for Warmth, an event to raise money to help pay people’s heating bills in emergencies, has been moved to the track behind Berwick High.

There was too much snow...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 02/07/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of selling heroin from a main distribution point in Berwick was released from prison Friday after he agreed to send his charges to county court.

Bryan...


Sat, 02/07/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Jan. 25-31:

Jan. 25

•1:46 a.m. — LaSalle Street and Freas Avenue, public drunkenness

•8:43 a.m...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 02/03/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Council members are hiring an outside consultant to find police officer candidates for two open positions.

Bill Gamble will do the job for about $10,000,...


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

BERWICK — A drunk driver clipped another man’s vehicle and yelled that his “mirror was over the line,” then kept going, police say.

But the other driver stayed on Peter Q. O’Donnell’s...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 02/02/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The borough is paying $18,500 to former animal control officer Jinece Loughry and her attorney to settle her federal lawsuit for lost wages.

“I think she’s happy,” said lawyer...