News from Bloomsburg

Monday, March 18, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The following candidates have filed petitions to run for office in Columbia County:

Democrats running for county commissioner:

• David Kovach, of...


 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Monday, March 18, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The Espy Fire Department has advertised events on its sign located along Route 11 for nearly 20 years.

But after receiving a letter from PennDOT ordering the sign’s removal...


Monday, March 18, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The postmark deadline to register for BSA’s Rube Goldberg Challenge is Friday, March 22.

No teams may join after that date for the April 6 event at Central Columbia...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Monday, March 18, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A former live-in caretaker for a bedridden woman has pleaded guilty to neglecting her while using her credit card to make hundreds of purchases without her knowledge.

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 | By Leon Bogdan
Monday, March 18, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Danville man received a state prison sentence of 14 to 28 months for the beating of a Berwick woman while attempting to rob her of cash and pills at her apartment two years ago...


Sunday, March 17, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — UPMC Susquehanna has added ear, nose, and throat specialist James E. Bland, MD, FACS, to SH Ear, Nose, and Throat in Bloomsburg.

Dr. Bland earned his...


Sunday, March 17, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Here are property transfers recorded during January at the Columbia County Courthouse:

Benton

• Harry G. and Jessica L. Schlichter to Franklin C....


Sunday, March 17, 2019

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

Monday — CCDP, Fifth Street, 9:30-10:30 a.m.; Columbia County...


Sunday, March 17, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from St. Columba Church this week:

Monday: Theresa Krasucki and Melinda Nehart; Gina Rydzewski and Tammy...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sunday, March 17, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Scott Township woman will be offered a plea deal to avoid a felony conviction on charges she stole about $2,200 from her neighbor.

Assistant District Attorney Dan Lynn...