News from Bloomsburg

 | By MARC MALKOSKIE
Wednesday, January 8, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — It’s been eight years since Bloomsburg’s boys basketball team enjoyed a six-game winning streak.

On Tuesday night, the Panthers left no doubt that they’re for real this...


Wednesday, January 8, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Police Department will be testing the Emergency Siren and Address System on Monday between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Residents living in the area of the Bloomsburg...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, January 7, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Town Council whittled down the six candidates for an open council seat to three at Monday night’s meeting, but it took two rounds of voting to break a deadlock and appoint business...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Monday, January 6, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Two inmates allegedly beat up a third prisoner on Christmas Day at Columbia County Prison.

Marc Velez, 24, of Benton and Braedon Gurns, 20, of Berwick are seen on prison...


 | By Julye Wemple
Monday, January 6, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — With nearly 24,000 visitors a year, the all-volunteer, non-profit Children’s Museum relies mostly on low-cost admission fees and fundraisers to keep the lively, interactive museum...


Sunday, January 5, 2020

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

Monday —Columbia County Christian School, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.;...


Sunday, January 5, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church this week:

Monday: Joyce Brobst and Connie Foust; Lynn and Mike Canty...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, January 4, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A fight over a bank card sent one woman to the hospital with injuries from a baseball bat and two men to jail early Tuesday, police say.

Officers were called to 329 East St...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, January 1, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Fair made close to $774,000 in profits last fall —a jump of nearly a half million dollars from the previous year.

The fair brought in $5.81 million in 2019,...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wednesday, January 1, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Three members of Bloomsburg University’s football team were named to the Don Hansen Football Gazette All-Super Region 1 third team on Tuesday.

Among those who were honored...