News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, August 31, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — A former Bloomsburg University student pleaded tearfully for leniency during sentencing for his role in the “goon squad” beating of another student last October.

Instead,...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, August 31, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — A homeless man from Florida was caught breaking into unlocked cars along West Main Street here late Tuesday, including a vehicle belonging to a Montour Township supervisor who had...


Thursday, August 31, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — No one was hurt when one driver rear-ended a car that had slowed down on East Fifth Street to turn onto Strawberry Avenue at Columbia County Child Development Center here Wednesday...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, August 30, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Fair won’t allow any Nazi memorabilia at this year’s event, and it has banned protests on the fairgrounds as well, says its security chief.

While it hasn’t...


 | By Kristin Baver
Wednesday, August 30, 2017

BLOOMSBURG —The committee working to rebuild the Norris E. Rock Memorial Pool is asking the town to either support another season, or “step aside” until the new council is seated.

Diane...


 | By Kristin Baver
Tuesday, August 29, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — A developer has won the right to move ahead with a project that could double the parking available behind the courthouse annex.

After a 40-minute hearing, council sided...


Tuesday, August 29, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — Meghan Dougherty, 18, Philadelphia, was cited for underage drinking after she was found “highly intoxicated to the point of falling over” in Schuylkill Hall at...


Tuesday, August 29, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — A warrant has been issued for a Bloomsburg-area woman who failed to appear for trial Monday on charges she possessed drug-use items.

Lauren C. Poe, 24, of...


Tuesday, August 29, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — A driver found sitting on a curb after a hit-and-run accident downtown has been charged for allegedly driving drunk and without insurance, arrest papers say.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, August 28, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — A woman has been charged with assault after allegedly shoving her 79-year-old mother to the floor in the family home.

When officers responded to the West 9th Street home...


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