News from Berwick

 | By Gary Pang
Mon, 08/31/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man who sued his ex-girlfriend in a dispute over wedding and engagement rings saw his lawsuit dismissed in court.

A judge recently ruled in Cindy Louis May’s favor, records...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 08/31/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Rich Kisner is hoping four new energy-efficient houses will help the once notorious 300 block of LaSalle Street reclaim its proud past.

The Columbia County Housing and...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 08/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK —The Maasai warriors crossed their arms and glared at the woman from Berwick. They were armed with swords and spears. And they weren’t sure they trusted her.

Patti Vaughn was...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 08/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The borough wanted to hire two new police officers, but no one managed to pass all the tests required.

That’s despite council spending more than $5,000 on a consultant to help...

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls from Aug. 16 through Aug. 22.

Aug. 16

• 12:19 a.m. — 1200 block Freas Avenue, disturbance

• 3...

Sun, 08/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The borough filed citations against three property owners, alleging they have failed to register and pay their 2015 residential rental license fees.

Those cited were ...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 08/29/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — An 85-year-old Berwick man was arrested after neighbors said he pointed a shotgun at them outside his home last month.

Benjamin Vuocolo stepped out his back door on the...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 08/27/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick’s Tyler Evans led the Bulldogs with a team-low 44, and Jake Demler chipped in with a 45, but it wasn’t enough for Berwick in a 165-182 loss...

 | By Kristin Baver
Tue, 08/25/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man holding an 8-inch kitchen knife above his head charged to within 4 feet of another man before a police officer’s bullet pierced his left shoulder, charges say.


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 08/24/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two days before he shot another man, Roy James IIIattacked his mother, court papers say.

James, 36, of 622 W. Front St., was charged with harassment after allegedly hitting,...