News from Berwick

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 02/18/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Up to 88 Allentown-based PPL employees will be transferred to the Susquehanna nuclear power plant near Berwick as PPL spins off its power-generating business into a new firm called...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 02/18/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Parole officers prepared for the worst Friday when they went to pick up an alleged violator who had previously tried to take a police officer’s gun.

But in the end,...

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two women spotted on West Front Street here had items used to shoot heroin, police say.

During the same incident Jan. 14, authorities took a wanted man into custody.


 | By Arthur Dowell
Tue, 02/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick wide receiver Andrew Force can place his name among some of the greatest to ever play for the Bulldogs.

Force now joins a long list of Berwick players who went on to...

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman was drunk after an accident here last month, which happened after another driver used a turn signal but didn’t turn, charges say.

Alyson Ann Hergan...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 02/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A menacing phone call to Congressman Lou Barletta’s office had borough officials on high alert during Monday night’s council meeting.

A Berwick resident called the congressman...

 | By Chris Krepich
Mon, 02/16/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A furnace that caught fire and some melting plastic sent Berwick firefighters racing to two different calls within minutes Sunday afternoon.

The first call at 362 Grant St....

Mon, 02/16/2015 - 00:00

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

Distinguished Honors

Sixth grade —Maryanna...

 | By Julye Wemple
Sun, 02/15/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A teenager caught hanging out near his ex-girlfriend’s house to harass her saw the most serious charge dropped in court here, but was warned he’ll be back in jail if he bothers her...

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Berwick woman who lost almost $800 to scam artists got off relatively inexpensively, say the owners of the prepaid card company the con artists used.

A survey of 2,000...