News from Bloomsburg

Monday, May 23, 2016

BLOOMSBURG — A man hanged himself at the floodwall construction site here early Sunday morning, the county coroner said.

Gregory Miller, 33, of Old...


 | By Kristin Baver
Monday, May 23, 2016

BLOOMSBURG — Liz Bodenman is used to performing in character in high school musicals, so taking the stage here Sunday for First Columbia’s Teen Star was a new experience.

“I never sang...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Monday, May 23, 2016

BLOOMSBURG — A man from Mount Pocono tried running from police, then fought and head-butted a padded wall at the Bloomsburg police station after he was caught, officers say.

Paul...


Sunday, May 22, 2016

BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from First Presbyterian and Bloomsburg Christian churches this week:

• Monday: Jean Underwood, Carolyn Bailey; Jim Watts,...


Sunday, May 22, 2016

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week:

Tuesday — St. Luke’s Preschool, 12:30-12:50 p.m.; Bloomsburg Towers...


 | By John-Erik Koslosky
Sunday, May 22, 2016

BLOOMSBURG — A local health club’s promotional membership drive has some potential customers so upset they’re calling the promotion a “scam” and taking their complaints to social media and the...


Saturday, May 21, 2016

BLOOMSBURG — Town Police responded to the following calls from May 11 through May 17.

May 11

• 10:30 a.m. — Alarm, 200 block Summit Avenue

• 10:53 a.m...


 | By Gary Pang
Saturday, May 21, 2016

BLOOMSBURG — Two ex-professors want Bloomsburg University’s president to give seven hours of testimony as part of their federal-bias lawsuit against BU.

Harisadhan “Hari” Patra and his...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, May 21, 2016

BLOOMSBURG — A man who’s facing more than $600 in penalties for spitting on the grill at Berrigan’s Subs claims he got angry when he was refused service because he’s Asian-American.

But...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, May 20, 2016

BLOOMSBURG — A Philadelphia-area man stopped at a DUI checkpoint near Buckhorn on his way to Block Party last year has pleaded guilty to driving while impaired by drugs as well having marijuana...


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