News from Bloomsburg

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

BLOOMSBURG —Dozens of residents crowded into Town Hall on Monday night to air their grievances and offer suggestions about the town’s oft-debated parking policies.

The special meeting...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tuesday, February 11, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County once again boasts the state’s lowest property tax rate among Pennsylvania’s 24 sixth-class counties.

The property tax bill for a $100,000 home in Columbia...


Monday, February 10, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — This year’s next Theology on Tap session is set for Tuesday in Buckhorn.

The 7 p.m. gathering is to be held at Quaker Steak and Lube, 211 Columbia Mall Drive.

This...


 | By Julye Wemple
Monday, February 10, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A Stillwater couple may lose their home after a company dug a well that pumped corrosive, methane-filled water into the house and destroyed the plumbing and appliances, alleges a...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, February 9, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — For seven minutes in November, Alan Wolfe’s heart stopped.

But a host of guardian angels, including the two Bloomsburg police officers who restarted his heart, all...


Sunday, February 9, 2020

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

Monday —St. Columba School, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Bloomsburg Veterinary...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, February 8, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick graduate is spending the next few months in the Indo-Pacific, working on fighter jets aboard a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier.

Vincent Miller, 26, says it’s a...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, February 8, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — The town is hoping to make a big bang this July 4: It’s begun planning an event that could include more fireworks, more activities and, potentially, a bigger budget.

Last...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Saturday, February 8, 2020

BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg University had pins from Christian Gannone (125 pounds), Josh Mason (133) and Aaron Coleman (149) during a 37-11 win...


 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, February 7, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A high schooler who told a crowd of fellow students on Wednesday that he was going to “shoot you all” was back in school Thursday morning, prompting one parent to complain the...