News from Berwick

 | By Leon Bogdan
Fri, 01/04/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — An intoxicated man who struck others with a bottle on New Year’s Eve was bleeding from his head when police responded to the disturbance, according to court documents.

Brian...


Thu, 01/03/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — In the seven months that the McBride Memorial Library has offered its 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program, 32 children younger than 5 have read a combined 5,100 books, the library...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 01/03/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A fund to accept monetary donations for the victims of Sunday’s house fires on Sixth Street has been set up at the Berwick Area United Way, said Mayor Tim Burke....


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 01/03/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Katie Starr scored a team-high 20 points for Berwick, which held on to beat Wyoming Valley West, 52-50, in high school girls basketball Thursday.

Valley West...


Thu, 01/03/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A wanted man from Berks County gave police a false name and date of birth during a traffic stop here early Wednesday, arrest papers say.

Julio Ramos, 30, of...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 01/02/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — One man charged with taking part in the burglary of an accused drug dealer’s home was released from prison to await trial, but an alleged co-conspirator was ordered to remain behind...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 01/01/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Mayor Tim Burke is setting up a collection to help the victims of a fire that destroyed one house and damaged two more Sunday night.

Toys for Tots will be replacing children’s...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 01/01/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of stealing a motorcycle and trying to sell it told a judge he is anxious to make amends.

“I learned a lot being in jail,” said Travis Miller, 30, of 254 Hughes...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 12/31/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman with a suspended driver’s license hopped into the driver’s seat of a car and reclined the seat to hide from police after an officer witnessed a drug deal and approached in a...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 12/31/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Fire destroyed one double house and spread to a second, leaving at least seven people, including four children, homeless Sunday night.

Meanwhile, a deaf 12-year-old asleep in...