News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, January 19, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A proposed plan to switch out coin-operated meters for a parking app along East Street is headed back to the committee following public outcry over the move.

The decision...


Sunday, January 19, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from Wesley UM Church this week:

Monday: Martin Luther King Day, no delivery

Tuesday:...


Sunday, January 19, 2020

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

Monday —Closed, Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no bookmobile or library...


 | By MARC MALKOSKIE
Saturday, January 18, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University men’s basketball looked excellent at both ends of the floor well into the second half on Friday night.

Unfortunately for the Huskies, they were unable...


Thursday, January 16, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble presents the third show of its 42nd season, “The Children” by Lucy Kirkwood. The three-person play stars Elizabeth Dowd, James Goode ...


Thursday, January 16, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University announces these local students were named to the fall dean’s list:

Jennifer Anderson of Bloomsburg, majoring in Mid Level Education...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thursday, January 16, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Laurie McCants says she never regretted forgoing the neon lights of Broadway to pursue theater off Main Street here in small-town Pennsylvania.

And in the end she found...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, January 15, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — The Bakers Guild, a small cafe born from the ashes of a devastating downtown fire six years ago, has closed.

Citing a decline in sales and foot traffic, and a town “...


Wednesday, January 15, 2020

BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg University has announced the names of Professional Experience Grant (PEG) recipients for the 2019-20 academic year. Professional Experience Grants (PEGs) help students...


Wednesday, January 15, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — On Jan. 4 at the Bloomsburg American Legion Post 273, six veterans were awarded Quilts of Valor. Their military stories follow:

Paul Bejge r, Bloomsburg...