News from Berwick

Tue, 10/04/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- Fred C. Berlin of 6101 Park Road, Berwick has filed landlord-tenant complaints seeking the following amounts from tenants, according to court documents:

* $...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 10/04/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- A fire company narrowly missed being closed Monday night during a contentious meeting before council members.

But Eagle Hose Co. has only a reprieve. Council members said...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 10/01/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- The Berwick YMCA food distribution is once again looking for a new home. Unless it finds one by Monday, it will have to miss its next giveaway, officials said.

The charity...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 10/01/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- A potato fryer caught fire at the Wise Snack Foods plant on Rasely Street, filling the building with smoke and sending employees out into the street.

No one was hurt in the...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 09/29/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- The state has given Berwick Hospital permission to convert to a mental health facility.

The certificate of compliance was issued Sept. 19, although the Department of Human...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 09/28/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- Police say a homeless man tried to get rid of the drugs he was carrying by dumping them in a police car -- twice.

James Rodney Hughes, 27, was standing by the Turkey Hill...


 | By Melanie Aikins
Tue, 09/27/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- The fates of two elementary schools were discussed at a Berwick Area school board meeting Monday night, drawing a large crowd of supporters backing their local schools.

The...


 | By the Press Enterprise staff
Tue, 09/27/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 53-year-old woman was charged three times within a month, court papers said. Lorri A. Disidoro, 53, of 739 LaSalle St., Apt. B, Berwick, was arrested July 26 after...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 09/24/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- Berwick school directors approved a new offer to help bus companies shoulder the cost of rising fuel, but the bus companies rejected it, the district superintendent said.

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Fri, 09/23/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- A Bloomsburg man prohibited from entering a residence because of a protection-from-abuse order not only entered the house, but then assaulted his brother, according to police.

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