News from Berwick

Sun, 05/15/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — The following students received awards during an assembly at Berwick Area High School on Thursday:

• Isabella Ambrosino, $100 Ralph Allen, Jr. Memorial Scholarship, $1,000...

Sun, 05/15/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — Join the Penn State Extension Master Gardeners at the McBride Memorial Library at 500 N. Market St. in Berwick on Tuesday at 6 p.m. to learn about “Spotted Lanternfly: Myths and...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 05/15/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — Some people buying long-vacant properties will be able to save thousands of dollars in fees under a new proposal council members approved this month.

Under the previous rules...

 | By M.J. Mahon
Sat, 05/14/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — Gubernatorial candidate and state Sen. Doug Mastriano signed a petition circulated by a local group trying to save a flock of geese at Bloomsburg’s Town Park during a campaign stop in...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 05/13/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — Park in the borough parking lot behind Front Street and follow the chalk drawings adorning the sidewalk past St. Charles Park. There, cutouts of girls, made of metal and painted...

Thu, 05/12/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Ranger Hose Co. yard sale and baked potato sale set for May 21 is postponed due to scheduling conflicts, organizers said.

A new date is to be announced later.

 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 05/10/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — A member of Berwick Area School District’s budget committee said he was surprised to learn administrators and coaches are getting up to 9% raises under the district’s proposed budget...

Sun, 05/08/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — The following civil complaints were filed in the office of District Judge Richard W. Knecht.

Such claims are often settled soon after being filed.


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sun, 05/08/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man waiting in his doorway for a pizza delivery was stabbed repeatedly by a downstairs neighbor Saturday afternoon, police say.

Christopher James Broyan, 37, has been jailed...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 05/05/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Nescopeck woman allegedly told police she set up a fake meth deal in an attempt to steal from a man she said did her wrong.

Berwick police say that man was working as a...