News from Berwick

 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Sat, 07/06/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — For many, retirement means long stints on the golf course or hours spent watching television. But for one local man, helping hobbits find homes has become the perfect hobby.

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Sat, 07/06/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A driver and two passengers were allegedly in possession of drugs and paraphernalia when police stopped them in the 100 block of East Second Street on May 21.

The driver...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 07/05/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick’s only ladder truck blew a tire on the highway returning from repairs recently —repairs to broken springs that had kept the truck out of service for seven weeks, officials say...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 07/04/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A driver admitted he had been drinking after hitting a curb and damaging his vehicle, but changed his story about where, court papers say.

Police say they were dispatched at...


Thu, 07/04/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Bloomsburg woman allegedly backed into a vehicle in the 1000 block of North Warren Street, and then left the scene without reporting it to police.

Linda Schneck...


Wed, 07/03/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who passed out at a table at Turkey Hill convenience store with a 40 ounce bottle of beer in front of him on June 8 was intoxicated, police said.

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Wed, 07/03/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A homeless man found face down on a hood of a parked vehicle, ran into a trailer when approached by police.

The trailer, however, belonged to someone else, according to court...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 07/02/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman accused of strangling her mother was scheduled to be released from prison Monday after her mom asked police to drop all charges.

“She’s been in jail a week, and that’s...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tue, 07/02/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A teen who was hurt as his father dragged him out of his girlfriend’s home in May testified against the dad in court Monday, saying his father threw him down stairs and broke his leg...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 07/02/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Council members here overrode a veto by the mayor Monday night, deciding to limit where tractor trailers can park in the borough to the west side of Vine Street.

However, they...