News from Bloomsburg

 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, September 14, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A weekend fight involving a large group of men resulted in two of them being injured here, according to town police.

Police say the fight happened about 3:30 a.m. Saturday...


Friday, September 14, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Campus sirens that are part of Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania’s emergency notification system will be tested today at 9:50 a.m.

The sirens, installed on Elwell Hall...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, September 14, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Morris Vivona and the rides and games of his company, Amusements of America, were supposed to be at a fair near Virginia Beach this week.

But Hurricane Florence had other...


Thursday, September 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Fort McClure Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution members recently met at McClure House to start activities for their upcoming calendar year.

Fort McClure Chapter...


Thursday, September 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Back in 1942, America was in the thick of World War II, and many of the men who usually farmed Columbia County were fighting around the globe.

But then as now, the harvest...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, September 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Nescopeck woman pleaded guilty to driving drunk along Numidia Drive in Locust Township last year.

Adele Kacon, 29, of 526 Fifth St., had a blood-alcohol...


Thursday, September 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG— Professor of economics Stephanie Schmitt-Grohé will give a lecture titled “Monetary Policy in Times of Low Inflation” at Bloomsburg University’s Haas Center for the...


Thursday, September 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Three men were charged with marijuana possession and other offenses here recently.

All are scheduled to appear in district court in October.

Peter Lazure...


Thursday, September 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A 20-year-old man was locked up for defiant trespass when he became violent at his grandmother’s home, arrest papers say.

Penny Bardsley called police...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thursday, September 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick bar owner arrested twice for driving drunk has been given a period of house arrest, but spared jail time, after she told the court of her many health problems.

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