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.

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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...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
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...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
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...