News from Bloomsburg

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sunday, April 4, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg’s Sean Frey finished a home run shy of hitting for the cycle, driving in three runs, and Damon Rasmusen also tripled for the Panthers...


Saturday, April 3, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A man seen “tweaking” or jerking nervously, while carrying a knife as he walked on East Seventh Street was charged with having a drug pipe used to smoke methamphetamine, court...


Saturday, April 3, 2021

BLOOMSBURG—On Thursday at 7 p.m., CARA, the Cultural and Religious Alliance, will present a Zoom webinar, “Same God? Do people who are Jewish, Christian and Muslim believe in the same God?”...


 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, April 2, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Residents in the West End of Bloomsburg and those along Fishing Creek throughout Columbia County are a step closer to flood protection. County commissioners approved a pair of...


Friday, April 2, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A homeless man found trespassing inside an apartment was charged with causing about $700 in damage to drywall in two rooms, town police said.

Dylan Heim,...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, April 1, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Concrete barriers and trespassing signs have been added along Sixth Street to prevent vehicles from parking along the railroad tracks after a train recently was forced to stop...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, March 31, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — After nearly a year, Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble returns to the stage this week with a “deep-fried” murder mystery that gives online audiences a chance to interrogate suspects and...


Wednesday, March 31, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Applications are open for Columbia County landlords and tenants who seek assistance for past-due rent and utility balances related to COVID-19 financial hardship, according to a...


Wednesday, March 31, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County commissioners are asking companies and residents to cut down on their use of outdoor and indoor lighting for the next few weeks as the time for birds to migrate...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, March 30, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Fifty years ago, a handful of concerned citizens got together to create a small recycling program in town.

They sorted items by hand, using elbow grease and a 55-gallon...