News from Bloomsburg

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sunday, July 1, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Police launched a quick rescue after seven ducklings fell into a storm sewer Saturday evening.

A passerby at Weis Markets here called emergency dispatchers to...


Sunday, July 1, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — First Columbia Bank & Trust reports that its most recent Teen Star Musical Competition raised over $5,000 for the music departments at several local schools.

The...


Sunday, July 1, 2018

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

Monday — Rohrbach’s Farm Market, 1-4 p.m.

Tuesday...


Sunday, July 1, 2018

BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from Good Shepherd and Buckhorn United Methodist churches this week:

Monday: Bill and Diane...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, June 30, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The abrupt resignation of lawyers for Hummel & Lewis, LLP at a council meeting in June was unnecessary since the attorneys were not hired in the first place, a town official...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Saturday, June 30, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — An Elizabethtown man pleaded guilty to resisting arrest and simple assault for a drunken outburst in which he punched an EMT and tried to kick others who came to his aid.

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Saturday, June 30, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A town man was charged with stealing a 12-pack of beer at Weis Markets, his second arrest for retail theft.

Ke’Juan Pettiford, 30, of 400 W. Main St., Apt...


Saturday, June 30, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Wesley United Methodist Church will welcome a new pastor Sunday.

The Rev. Mark F. Reisinger has been appointed to the church after serving congregations...


 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, June 29, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Having been deployed to Iraq, Kuwait and Qatar during his 25 years spent in the military, it’s hard to imagine Chuck Storti could be scared of anything.

But when he retired...


 | By Gary Pang
Friday, June 29, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Most of the tenants who live at the new Bloom Mills Apartment complex have returned to their residences following Tuesday’s fire in a second-floor unit, an official says.

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