News from Berwick

Sat, 05/02/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury William H. Woodin died in 1934, but his policies came into play just two years ago, as Republicans and President Barack...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 05/02/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — As the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, Berwick’s William H. Woodin helped pull the country out of the Great Depression, a biographer said.

But afterward, he was wrongly...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 05/02/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman accused of selling heroin from a house where a large python was later found decided to waive her preliminary hearing on evidence Friday.

Amanda Colon,...


Sat, 05/02/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from April 19-25:

April 19

•12:21 a.m. — 800 block North Vine Street, fight

•10:53 a.m. — 300 block...


Fri, 05/01/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Here are Berwick Middle School honor roll students for the third marking period:

Distinguished Honors

Sixth grade — Maryanna...


Thu, 04/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Susquehanna Avenue will be closed from 1 p.m. until about 2 p.m. Saturday between Oak and Warren streets for racers in the Beyond Violence 5K run/walk.

Participants will be...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 04/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police officers faced off against a cold-blooded fugitive Wednesday morning when a landlord asked them to help evict a large snake.

The reptile, apparently an escaped pet, was...


Thu, 04/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Anyone who wants to put together a plot for the 2015 Christmas Boulevard must send a representative to the kickoff meeting Wednesday, May 6, an organizer said.

The meeting...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 04/29/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Wise Foods is planning a plant expansion here that managers hope will lead to new jobs.

And local officials pointed to the new owners’ willingness to invest in improvements as...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 04/29/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A couple from Colorado and the wife of a lieutenant at the Columbia County Prison allegedly teamed up to snatch a 5-year-old boy after bursting into a home Tuesday.

Taken...