News from Bloomsburg

 | By Kristin Baver
Sunday, July 9, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University’s second-in-command is leaving for a new job as a university president in Texas, officials say.

Ira Blake has been the focus of so much faculty...


 | By Casey Snyder
Sunday, July 9, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — Apparently, a little rest and relaxation did Danville’s Tyler Fisher some good.

Having just arrived home from vacation earlier in the day on Saturday, Fisher was informed...


 | By MADELINE MESSA
Sunday, July 9, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — A program that helps parents in financial need is looking to expand its coverage.

The “Go Green” cloth diaper program has saved Berwick families thousands of dollars since...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Sunday, July 9, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — A 19-year-old driver who sheared a utility pole and caused a chain-reaction crash near Autozone in May is now charged with driving drunk at three times the legal limit that night...


 | By Kristin Baver
Sunday, July 9, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — When the fire siren started to wail in the wee hours of the morning years ago, Scott McBride remembers his father rushing off to respond.

“I literally grew up in Rescue’s...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Saturday, July 8, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — A downtown business owner has agreed to change the name of his restaurant from Boston Style Chicken to Houston Family Meals after being sued by Boston Market for copyright and...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Saturday, July 8, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — Two days after police were called to escort umpires back to their vehicles due to an angry Little League baseball all-star game crowd, both teams met again for a rematch.

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Saturday, July 8, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — A Mount Carmel man who police say twice roughed up a woman near Wilburton was ordered to spend five days in jail.

Kyle Kent, 37, pleaded guilty in...


Saturday, July 8, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — Fourteen people were placed on probation this week with a chance to clear their arrests under Columbia County’s ARD program.

All must perform 20 hours of community service...


Saturday, July 8, 2017

BLOOMSBURG — A woman on a bicycle complained of shoulder pain after she was struck by a car Friday morning that pulled onto Columbia Boulevard from Dunkin Donuts here, town police said.

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