News from Berwick

Sun, 05/05/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Karlea Allen, 17, recently earned the Girl Scout Gold Award — the highest honor a Girl Scout can earn — for making a meaningful, sustainable change to her community...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sun, 05/05/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man began speaking in a Russian accent and “sounding violent” as he slept with his girlfriend, scaring her enough to leave the residence and call for help, police say.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 05/05/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Councilman Andrew Shecktor says he plans to call for the firing of a borough codes officer after receiving a letter ordering him to repair the broken sidewalk in front of his house....


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 05/04/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Brenda Titus says that when she reads comments calling drug addicts scumbags, “It’s like a shot through the heart.”

That’s not how she remembers her son, Jeremy Creasy, who...


Sat, 05/04/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A teen is accused of punching a pregnant woman in the head.

Berwick Police were dispatched to 541 Summerhill Ave. around 7:30 p.m. April 25 for a report of an argument that...


Sat, 05/04/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police say they found crystal meth on a man accused of stealing a jug of milk and Tastykake cupcakes from Boyer’s market April 23.

When Berwick Police responded to Boyer’s...


Sat, 05/04/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Shaming drug addicts makes it harder for them to recover, says the family of Jeremy Creasy, who died of a fentanyl overdose last June.

“You’re putting labels on people who are...


Thu, 05/02/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Three people were taken to area hospitals to be evaluated for possible injuries following a two-car crash in Berwick on Wednesday afternoon at Eighth Street and Fowler Avenue.

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Thu, 05/02/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man was issued a pair of citations recently for allegedly neglecting a pair of dogs.

Angelo Spezialetti Jr., of 621 LaSalle St., was cited April...


Thu, 05/02/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The following people were accused of letting children in their care miss classes at Berwick Area School District, according to court papers filed here.

Barbara...