News from Berwick

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 05/02/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police used a Taser to control an uncooperative man who admitted being high on meth after a dispute with a woman turned physical, court papers say.

Alvin W. Pennypacker, 40,...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 05/02/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The head of public works here has an idea he thinks might solve persistent flooding at Steel and Bowman streets for about a tenth of the cost of traditional storm pipes.

Jack...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 05/02/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick’s Shawn Sheptock broke his own school record in the 200, and also won the 100, as the Bulldogs were able to hold off Nanticoke, 88-62, in boys track and...


 | By MARC MALKOSKIE
Wed, 05/01/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick’s baseball team proved that the sport can be unpredictable Tuesday.

After a slow start, the Bulldogs’ (9-5) offense erupted in the fourth and fifth innings to knock...


Tue, 04/30/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — UGI Utilities will begin replacing a natural gas main in the borough next week as part of the company’s multi-year infrastructure betterment initiative, a press release says.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 04/30/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A councilman here said he is frustrated by the pace of legal work being done for the borough, but another councilman said he thinks the borough solicitor is doing a good job.

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Mon, 04/29/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 65-year-old man is accused of fixing an 18-year-old woman “three to four” glasses of vodka and orange juice at his home on the Fourth of July last year.

The teen, ...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 04/29/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A teen is accused of swinging a stick at her mother’s head during an early morning dispute on April 16.

Berwick Police described Becky Simes’ forehead as “badly” bleeding...


Sun, 04/28/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A search for a man wanted on a felony warrant here led to the arrest of two others inside a trailer residence on North Vine Street, where police say a large amount of suspected...


Sat, 04/27/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — People can dispose of unused prescription medication at the Berwick Police Department from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today as part of the Drug Enforcement Administration’s National Drug Take...