News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 08/15/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — When public schools resume this month, parents who don’t know what to do with middle school students during the days they’re supposed to study from home have a new option: the Berwick...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 08/14/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman accused of stealing numerous purses and wallets from her boyfriend’s hospitalized mother has had the charges withdrawn.

Lauren Propst, 27, of 411 Arch St., was...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 08/14/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Teachers here have a new 3-year contract after school directors ratified the pact during a special meeting Thursday night.

The proposal passed with seven board members voting...


Thu, 08/13/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick Bible Church is to host a movie night at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

The film “Up” will be shown outside on the church lawn at 1426 Spring Garden Ave.

There will also...


Thu, 08/13/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A driver pulled over for lacking license plate lighting around 1:15 a.m. June 30 had ecstasy pills and marijuana in his car, according to police.

Berwick Police pulled over a...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 08/13/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman facing child endangerment charges for allegedly shaking and pinching her baby, as well as using Tylenol to make the child sleep, quietly waived a preliminary hearing on the...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 08/11/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick police officer has been quarantined after he tested positive for COVID-19, but he isn’t showing any symptoms, and no other officers appear to have been infected, the police...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 08/11/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Nervous community members and teachers grilled school officials Monday about the details of how Berwick Area School District will keep children and staff safe from the new coronavirus...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 08/10/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A homeless Berwick man threatened to shoot a woman, flipped her bed and choked her, police said.

The woman originally was reluctant to file a report in the July 29 incident,...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Thu, 08/06/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick Borough Council has approved a 16% raise for its part-time public works employees, increasing the part-time hourly wage from $14.58 to $17.

The vote came at council’s...