News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 10/18/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Holes in the walls of the foundation where the Masonic Building once stood may look like tunnels, but they stop after only a few feet, said Zoning Officer Greg Harkins.

The...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 10/17/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Some creative engineering by the public works crew may have saved the borough over $146,000, the foreman told council Monday.

For years, council members have debated about...


Wed, 10/17/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A tailgate party is scheduled for Jingle Hall Friday to raise money for the Berwick Sports Hall of Fame.

The celebration of the Berwick’s last high school football regular...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 10/16/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — State Police tracked down a driver officers say hit a pedestrian on the way out of the borough’s Riverfest celebration Saturday night.

Police were called to the 300 block of...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tue, 10/16/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Hailey Stein had a goal and assist for Berwick, which rallied for three goals in the final 16 minutes to beat Northwest 3-0 in high school field hockey Monday.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 10/16/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — The borough is giving Wade Perry until Nov. 23 to repair the crumbling Geppetto building, or face fines of $300 per day, even though Perry says he doesn’t really own the building....


Sun, 10/14/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman involved in a one-car crash was driving with a blood-alcohol level three times the legal limit, police said.

Natasha Kulha, 23, 84 Slowick...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 10/14/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Work on a new roof for Nescopeck Elementary should start by the end of the month and be finished in eight weeks, school officials say.

The school board voted to approve $595,...


Sat, 10/13/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Donations to Beyond Violence this month will be matched by the Allstate Foundation’s Purple Purse Challenge, doubling the value of every dollar.

The local domestic violence...


 | By Tim Hare
Sat, 10/13/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick changed starters at quarterback hoping the offense would respond.

The response was 507 yards and 61 points in a 61-13 win over Crestwood in which the Bulldogs only...