News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 12/24/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 9-year-old boy who asked Santa to bring gifts for those in need ended up playing the role of Santa himself, gathering donations of warm clothes and taking them to the Salvation Army...


Fri, 12/24/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Brighter Christmas Fund received 100 donations of $37,330.16 from Dec. 9 to 15.

Included in those were 20 anonymous donations, along with the following anonymous donations...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 12/24/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Residents’ borough tax rates will stay the same next year after borough council members unanimously passed a $5.55 million budget Monday.

Property owners pay 20.6 mills in...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 12/23/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Sean Murphy (13 points) and Tahsjee Taylor (12) scored a combined 25 points and Berwick rallied in the fourth quarter to defeat Central Columbia, 37...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 12/21/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough council members here overrode the fire department’s recent re-election of Randy Remphrey as fire chief, placing his deputy chief into the role instead.

The six council...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 12/19/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Three-year-old Leila has never been able to lift her head.

The little girl was born with hydrocephalus. Fluid filled and enlarged the cavities in her brain, causing her head...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 12/16/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A mother caused the death of her infant daughter this summer, and then blamed injuries to the baby on her 2-year-old, police say.

Angelica Nicole Rivera cleaned up the body of...


Wed, 12/15/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A borough man who allegedly crashed his Jeep into the median on Market Street at first told police a mysterious stranger was driving it at the time, charges say.

...


Wed, 12/15/2021 - 00:00

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

Defendants sometimes settle these types of cases soon after they...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 12/15/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — The mysterious owner of the newly renamed Glen Brook Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center is the chief executive officer of the consulting firm providing services to the nursing home...