News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 03/27/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — Council members here unanimously approved buying a new ladder truck for $1.67 million, but said they won’t be promising any more COVID relief money to non-government agencies.


Fri, 03/25/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman who hit a telephone pole near the intersection of 17th Street and Martzville Road here around 8:30 p.m. Feb. 8 had been drinking, police said.

When officers...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 03/23/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — An 86-year-old driver with a car full of passengers ran a red light and hit another vehicle, sending its driver to the hospital, police say.

Ramona H. Alley...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 03/22/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — A couple stopped in what appears to be the getaway car from a New Jersey shooting quietly agreed to waive their preliminary hearings before District Judge Richard Knecht on Monday....

 | By M.J. Mahon
Sat, 03/19/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick High School senior is headed to an international science competition after testing the best way to grow plants fertilized by live fish.

Sadie Zehner said her...

 | By M.J. Mahon
Fri, 03/18/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman was taken to the hospital after a crash Thursday that left a Jeep on its roof and jammed up traffic for an hour.

Police say Patricia Bobeck, 71, of Drums was driving...

Thu, 03/17/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two Berwick residents were displaced after a kitchen fire spread Wednesday, severely damaging the room.

The rest of the home sustained serious smoke and water damage, but no...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 03/16/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — People often refer to Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church here as “the Russian Orthodox Church,” but it hasn’t been associated with the Russian church in decades, and its members were...

Tue, 03/15/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — Reliance Fire Co. is asking Berwick borough for help buying a new ladder truck, which it estimates could cost $1.7 million.

Longtime firefighter and former Reliance fire chief...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 03/15/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — Some parents of Berwick ninth-graders in Central Columbia’s career and technical education program told school directors Monday they will move to Central if their students are forced...