News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 12/01/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Exactly one year since a family-owned company took over Berwick Hospital Center, the CEO says the facility is improving, and will soon expand its in-patient mental health wards.

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 | By GERI GIBBONS
Tue, 11/30/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — More than 20 students at Berwick Area Middle School were sent home Monday after an uptick in coronavirus cases last week and over Thanksgiving break, Superintendent Wendy Kupsky said...


Sun, 11/28/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A family nurse practitioner recently joined the Berwick Medical Professionals group in primary care, according to a press release.

Dallas J. Riley, MSN, RN, FNP-C...


Sat, 11/27/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man was carrying a mixture of heroin and fentanyl when police arrested him on warrants, charges say.

Nickolas Eugene Borem, 29, was reported to be...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Sat, 11/27/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Children scooped up Pixie Stix, Tootsie Rolls and bags of Wise potato chips from the streets as the Berwick Santa Parade made its way through the borough for the first time in two...


Fri, 11/26/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A borough man is accused of sucker-punching another man in the throat at a hardware store, court papers say.

Mikael James Yohe, 36, of 260 E. Sixth St.,...


Fri, 11/26/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police here say they stopped a vehicle for having suspended registration and wound up charging two of the three occupants with having drug paraphernalia after one blurted out he had a...


Wed, 11/24/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK —Here are Berwick Middle School fifth-grade honor roll students for the first marking period. The school omitted fifth grade from the previous listing.

Distinguished...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 11/23/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A councilman said he’s reluctant to exile roosters from the borough, even though residents periodically complain about the noise they make.

“I don’t think we have the right to...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 11/22/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — In-person registration for the Run for the Diamonds will be held Wednesday from 1-7 p.m. and Thursday from 8-9:30 a.m. at the Elks Lodge. Everyone is encouraged to wear a mask.

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