News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 12/04/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Council here reluctantly agreed to advertise a proposed budget that would raise borough taxes about 5%.

“I’m not sure I’m going to vote for it,” said Nelson Learn, who made...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 12/02/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A father and son both wanted by authorities led police on a foot chase Oct. 27 after the motor bike they were riding hit a curb and fell to its side near Pine Grove Cemetery, court...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 12/01/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man who built an addition to a garage without first applying for a variance may have to tear it down.

After much debate, zoning board members reluctantly voted to refuse Tim...

 | By Julye Wemple
Thu, 11/28/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man robbed a Berwick bank Wednesday afternoon, forcing customers and employees to drop to the floor and then grabbing cash before fleeing, police say.

Now, officers are...

Sun, 11/24/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — On Nov. 9 at the Berwick VFW Post 821, nine veterans were awarded Quilts of Valor. Their military stories follow:

Curtis Raber of Berwick served in the Air...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 11/23/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The 110th annual Run for the Diamonds will be held Thursday at 10:30 a.m. in Berwick.

Entry sheets can be picked up at Harry’s Sporting Goods in Berwick, the Berwick YMCA and...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 11/23/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Danville man is accused of molesting a 10-year-old girl five years ago.

Mark Wayne Davenport, 30, of 380 Bloom Road, is accused of touching the girl at a Monroe Street home...

Fri, 11/22/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Schools recently filed truancy complaints against parents or guardians, alleging students in their custody have missed days of school.

The Berwick school district...

Fri, 11/22/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Landlord Malene Carr of Bloomsburg is seeking $12,000 from against Aaron Carr for damage and unpaid rent at 380 Knob Mountain Road, Berwick.


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 11/22/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police here are planning to buy a new police dog, in part with money donated by the school district for that purpose 11 years ago, when the last police dog died.

Police Chief...