News from Berwick

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man denied knowing who owned the backpack of drugs and drug paraphernalia in the back seat of the car he was driving, but officers found his birth certificate and bills in...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 01/18/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Late tax payments that Columbia County collected for local school districts wound up arriving even later after the state also fell behind on its payments, the county’s chief clerk...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sun, 01/17/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 28-year-old bicyclist stopped because he didn’t have lights or reflectors during a midnight ride tried to flee police, court papers say.

Brett Gumpy, 28,...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Fri, 01/15/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man was ordered to trial on aggravated assault and related charges filed after police allege he spit on officers and staff in the Berwick Hospital Center emergency room —...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 01/13/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Volunteers for the Stuart Tank Memorial Association Museum are asking whoever took two historic bicycles and other items from their storage shed to return them, no questions asked....


Tue, 01/12/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman told police she stole a $300 pack of Pennsylvania lottery tickets while employed last August at Turkey Hill Minit Market on West Front Street here, arrest papers say...


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

BERWICK — Vendors, bus companies and others haven’t been getting checks sent by the Berwick Area School District over the last month because of post office delays, the district business manager...


Mon, 01/11/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A son was charged with assaulting his father at their residence during a disturbance over money and Gatorade, according to police.

Charles Joseph Church, 21...


Sat, 01/09/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church will hold its monthly community meal on Monday at 5 p.m.

The church is at 1228 Second Ave., Berwick.

The meal is take-out only....


 | By Julye Wemple
Fri, 01/08/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man used a tire iron to viciously attack another man outside a bar, claiming the victim had insulted him, according to police.

Paul Torres, 52, of 421 E. Fourth St., Berwick...