News from Bloomsburg

Sunday, January 19, 2020

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

Monday —Closed, Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no bookmobile or library...


Sunday, January 19, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from Wesley UM Church this week:

Monday: Martin Luther King Day, no delivery

Tuesday:...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, January 19, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A proposed plan to switch out coin-operated meters for a parking app along East Street is headed back to the committee following public outcry over the move.

The decision...


 | By MARC MALKOSKIE
Saturday, January 18, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University men’s basketball looked excellent at both ends of the floor well into the second half on Friday night.

Unfortunately for the Huskies, they were unable...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thursday, January 16, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Laurie McCants says she never regretted forgoing the neon lights of Broadway to pursue theater off Main Street here in small-town Pennsylvania.

And in the end she found...


Thursday, January 16, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University announces these local students were named to the fall dean’s list:

Jennifer Anderson of Bloomsburg, majoring in Mid Level Education...


Thursday, January 16, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble presents the third show of its 42nd season, “The Children” by Lucy Kirkwood. The three-person play stars Elizabeth Dowd, James Goode ...


Wednesday, January 15, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — On Jan. 4 at the Bloomsburg American Legion Post 273, six veterans were awarded Quilts of Valor. Their military stories follow:

Paul Bejge r, Bloomsburg...


Wednesday, January 15, 2020

BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg University has announced the names of Professional Experience Grant (PEG) recipients for the 2019-20 academic year. Professional Experience Grants (PEGs) help students...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, January 15, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — The Bakers Guild, a small cafe born from the ashes of a devastating downtown fire six years ago, has closed.

Citing a decline in sales and foot traffic, and a town “...