News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, June 26, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — He may have won his council seat by sheer luck, but Bill Kreisher was the unanimous favorite Monday to fill the mayor’s seat left vacant by Eric Bower’s resignation.

A bid...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, June 26, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A man and woman picked up an acquaintance in their car last week and refused to let him out, driving through town demanding he hand over possessions and then swiping at him with a...


Tuesday, June 26, 2018

BLOOMSBURG —AGAPE, Love From Above to Our Community, has been given a $20,000 grant from the Berwick Health and Wellness Fund, a press release says.

It will supplement AGAPE’s Life...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sunday, June 24, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man who broke into a residence and opened the door of an infant’s bedroom was under the influence of alcohol, according to court documents.

Justin Brinkley, 41...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, June 24, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The owner of a downtown restaurant now accepts food stamps in a state-sanctioned program that breaks menu items down into individual ingredients and sells them as groceries.

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Sunday, June 24, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Philadelphia-area woman had pot and drug items in her room as police searched for a stolen game system, police say.

Christina M. Walski, 21, of...


Sunday, June 24, 2018

BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church this week:

Monday: Brad and Bonita Rhone, Mike and Lynn...


Sunday, June 24, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The following is the Sunday through Saturday schedule for the Auxiliary volunteers at Geisinger-Bloomsburg Hospital.

MONDAY

Info Desk:...


Sunday, June 24, 2018

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...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, June 23, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man agreed to seek mental health counseling and admitted to making a false report of seeing a gunman trying to enter a school here last fall.

James Robert...