News from Berwick

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 05/07/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Parole agents tried to serve an arrest warrant on John Fitzgerald Karns peacefully, spending about half an hour knocking on his doors and windows, an affidavit said.

But after...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 05/06/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — About three months after officiating the wedding of Rayshaun and Shawndra Stepney, District Judge Richard Knecht presided over their domestic violence case.

Mr. Stepney, 30,...


Sat, 05/05/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman who stopped her Maserati in the middle of an intersection when she was pulled over April 1 had a blood-alcohol level that was three times the legal limit, charges say...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 05/05/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick-area woman, frustrated by a used car with a balky engine and a dealership that either couldn’t or wouldn’t fix it, has been awarded a partial settlement by a district judge...


Thu, 05/03/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Youth in Philanthropy (YIP) is a philanthropic-oriented education program offered by the Central Susquehanna Community Foundation. The purpose is for youth to understand the meaning...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 05/03/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Fred Berlin may have the title to a house that’s allegedly infested with cockroaches and other bugs, but that doesn’t mean he’s responsible for hiring an exterminator to take care of...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 05/03/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — For the second year in a row, the number of arrests declined here, despite more calls for assistance from police.

The decline in heroin arrests was especially sharp, according...


Wed, 05/02/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Rep. David Millard (R-Berwick) will host a drug abuse awareness forum for children and adults, led by medical professionals and local experts on May 9 from 6-8 p.m....


Tue, 05/01/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 43-year-old Berwick woman who died last Thursday evening had an extensive history of drug-related offenses, including possession of a controlled substance and paraphernalia,...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 05/01/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A district judge balked Monday when the prosecutor and defense attorney suggested releasing a man without making him post any bail in a domestic violence case.

So in the end,...