News from Bloomsburg

 | By Susan Schwartz
Thursday, July 4, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — One year ago today, Robert “Bob” Stackhouse shrugged off his son’s concerns about the heat and humidity and decided to join the rest of the Bloomsburg firefighters in the annual...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, July 3, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Vandals struck part of the new floodwall, spray painting graffiti on a railroad crossing, officials say.

The vandalism was discovered Tuesday afternoon, according to...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, July 3, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A judge has ruled in favor of developer Matt Zoppetti in his two-year quest for permission to turn the former Windsor Foods plant on West 11th Street into a drug-and-alcohol rehab...


Wednesday, July 3, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau announced this year’s Covered Bridge Photo Contest winners.

Paul W. Naus Jr. ’s snapshot of the Kramer Bridge in...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, July 2, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A New Jersey man is being sought as a suspect in the burglary of a home where a woman had allowed him to spend the night because he was homeless, arrest papers say.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, July 1, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A town woman is the second person charged with selling LSD to an informant at 775 Maple St., district court papers say.

Bloomsburg police arraigned Ileana Henriquez...


Monday, July 1, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from Trinity Reformed and St. John’s Lutheran churches this week:

Today: Linda Cromley and Ron...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sunday, June 30, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A basketball player who has been cleaning up the courts at Town Park here weekly was dismayed Saturday when he arrived to find them defaced with obscene and racist graffiti.

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Sunday, June 30, 2019

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

Monday — Rohrbach’s Farm Market, 1-4 p.m.; Town Park Village...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, June 29, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Town Police used a suspect’s offer of a guitar for sale on Facebook to lure him out of hiding Thursday, two weeks after he had disappeared when charged with using a 16-year-old boy...