News from Berwick

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Bob Smith, a 69-year-old veteran from Berwick, was a man on a mission Wednesday.

With his daughter and grandchildren by his side, he had one goal in mind: get a signature from...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 07/26/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — An intoxicated man allegedly struck his mother in the face, then became combative and was forced to the ground by officers outside a police station.

Police responded to a 9-1...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 07/26/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of chasing a woman with his golf clubs says that never happened, although he did plead guilty to a less serious charge Monday.

Zachary Imperi,...

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A driver pulled over by police for an inoperable vehicle brake light had a “sizeable” bag of marijuana in one pocket and a pill bottle in another, court papers say.


Wed, 07/26/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick’s code office recently filed the following citations against property owners in the borough.

Gregory A. Winter, of 752 Poplar St., was cited June...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 07/26/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Council members here agreed to turn over a complaint about firefighters who didn’t show up for a training session to the fire chief to handle internally.

Larry Surkin, the...

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — A water heater caught fire Monday afternoon in the basement of 1828-30 Heights Road here, causing little damage, but temporarily displacing seven residents on both sides of the...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 07/25/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — Cindy Francioni sat in the reception area of the magistrate’s office surrounded by friends and family, waiting to greet the man accused of setting her house on fire and shooting at...

 | By Julye Wemple
Mon, 07/24/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — The mother of a teen accused of taking part in a group attack in another man’s home claims the alleged victims have been harassing her online ever since his arrest.


Sun, 07/23/2017 - 00:00

BERWICK — When police confronted a driver who was traveling the wrong way on East Front Street, they found an open bottle of Original Dark Horse wine, a smashed 22-ounce bottle of Beck’s beer...