News from Berwick

Mon, 08/19/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man wanted by police allegedly fled from the same officer twice in five days before he was caught near May’s restaurant on West Front Street.

Berwick Police Officer...


Sun, 08/18/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Join Penn State Extension Master Gardener Ann L. Lee for a free program, “Houseplants,” at the McBride Memorial Library, 500 Market St., Berwick, on Tuesday at 6 p.m. For more, visit...


Sun, 08/18/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK —Mickey Truck Bodies recently appointed two military veterans to key positions within the company, according to a report in Trailer Body Builders, a trade publication.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sun, 08/18/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Berwick Sports Hall of Fame will honor four athletes and three teams at its 30th induction ceremony Oct. 26 at the Maria Assunta.

Being honored are: Robert Calarco...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sun, 08/18/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Scicchitano’s Pizza reopened this past week despite a legal fight over ownership of the restaurant.

The dispute stems from what owners Joey and Mari Scicchitano say was a “...


Sat, 08/17/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Jim Hock said he and his wife, Bonnie, had just opened up Bella’s Boutique at the corner of Orange and Arch streets on Friday morning when they...


Sat, 08/17/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The borough’s emergency management coordinator, Greg Harkins, says a rotten smell that wafted over Berwick between Front Street and Susquehanna Avenue Monday appears to have been...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sat, 08/17/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — After 15 years, 18 demolitions and 24 new homes, Berwick’s neighborhood revitalization project on the West End came to an end Friday morning with a celebratory ribbon-cutting and tour...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man barged into a home Aug. 4 and demanded money from a couple who had given him $50 earlier that day so he could feed his children, court papers say.

Shawn Michael...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A popup thunderstorm sent up to 5 inches of water crashing down on Berwick and the surrounding area in just over an hour Thursday, flooding streets and basements and knocking out...