News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 09/06/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The building sporting the bright mural overlooking Sponsler’s Park is in danger of collapsing, say borough officials, who have blocked off the alleyway alongside it.

But...


Thu, 09/05/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two Berwick gas stations with attached eateries were issued citations that allege they failed to properly comply with state liquor laws, according to press releases from Pennsylvania...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 09/05/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Property owners will be able to apply to have their buildings declared historical under a proposed ordinance here.

Council members here voted unanimously to advertise the...


Wed, 09/04/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A driver pulled over for an inoperable middle brake light just after 4 p.m. on Aug. 23 had a small amount of marijuana in his car, court papers say.

Berwick Police...


Wed, 09/04/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A driver pulled over for an improperly displayed license plate had a backpack full of methamphetamine, pills and drug packaging items, arrest papers say.

Jenna Mae...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 09/03/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The head of the Ber-Vaughn Pool is upset that his group didn’t get funded by the Berwick Area United Way this year despite tailoring its grant request to the charity’s new focus on at...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 09/03/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Local Girl Scouts are hoping to collect 500 new and used bras to string about a quarter-mile across the Berwick-Nescopeck Bridge to... er, “support” breast cancer awareness.

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Tue, 09/03/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Samantha Reader, 44, 1703 Walnut St., Berwick, was cited for alleged violations of dog law on Aug. 12 in the borough.

State dog law officer Rich Hine...


Tue, 09/03/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The following landlord-tenant cases were filed in the offices of District Judge Richard Knecht in Berwick.

Defendants in such cases sometimes settle claims...


Tue, 09/03/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A driver with a suspended license had marijuana and a pipe when he was pulled over last month, police say.

Berwick Officer Jeremy Mulders spotted ...