News from Berwick

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — For the 12th consecutive year, school directors here passed a budget with no tax increase.

Columbia County residents will pay 43.4 mills — a bit above the current rate of 43.2...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 06/15/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — All of Berwick’s elementary schools and the high school have a lot of empty space, and the student population is continuing to shrink, Superintendent Wayne Brookhart says.

As...


Fri, 06/14/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A lock-in held at the Teen Center in Berwick last month raised more than $6,000 for the ThinkBig Pediatric Cancer Fund.

The organization — which began at the Janet Weis...


Fri, 06/14/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A borough man has admitted to appearing in public manifestly under the influence of alcohol to the extent he annoyed persons in his vicinity May 26 in the 1100 block of Third Ave. in...


Thu, 06/13/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Here’s the schedule for the 2019 Berwick Area Relay for Life:

FRIDAY

3 p.m. — Music

4 p.m. — Purple/...


Thu, 06/13/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Scholarships to attend summer overnight camps for children and teens with Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) are now available thanks to a grant from the Berwick Health and Wellness Fund of the...


Thu, 06/13/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Bloomsburg beat Berwick 3-2 in eight innings thanks in large to a successful suicide squeeze from Mason Yorty that scored Dylan Harris.

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 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Thu, 06/13/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The lawyer for an informant accused of tipping off drug dealers to a raid last month questioned during a recent hearing whether the police themselves may have inadvertently warned the...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 06/11/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — An insurance company is suing Robert A. Bull for payments it says it had to make when his building collapsed, destroying a business there.

Brethren Mutual Insurance Co., of...


Tue, 06/11/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Dozens of firefighters quickly contained a blaze in a mobile home here late Monday, but the trailer was extensively damaged, an official said.

Everyone got out of the...