News from Berwick

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tue, 06/12/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Store employees and customers rallied to the aid of a woman seeking shelter when her boyfriend came after her, police said.

The woman later told officers it was all a...


Tue, 06/12/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who was pulled over for driving through a stop sign was in possession of a controlled substance, according to court documents.

On May 26, Christopher...


Mon, 06/11/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — An accomplice tried to distract a convenience store worker while a woman shoplifted, police say.

But the theft was captured on video, and Courtney Marie Tongel,...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 06/11/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Council members here plan to vote on whether to withhold pay from their own members for missing meetings.

The issue came up during a recent work session, when Council...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Mon, 06/11/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A recently launched Teen Center here held a celebration to mark the fact that one of its first fundraisers brought in thousands for families battling pediatric cancer.

The...


Mon, 06/11/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Councilman Alvin Hill announced Sunday that he is resigning from council here as of June 18 due to health reasons.

Hill underwent open-heart surgery last...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sun, 06/10/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Hazleton man had pot and marijuana wax in his vehicle when he was pulled over for a traffic violation, police say.

Matthew R. Hartzell’s SUV smelled of raw marijuana when he...


Sun, 06/10/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Look for the Penn State Extension Master Gardeners at Beyond the Blend Market, 137 W. Front St. in Berwick, on the third Saturdays of the month through September.


Sun, 06/10/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman who took up two parking spaces outside of Cole’s Hardware was under the influence of several controlled substances, police said.

On May 3, Holly Quick...


Sun, 06/10/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who was pulled over for an inoperable brake light was in possession of meth, was using a license plate from another vehicle and was driving with a suspended license,...