News from Berwick

Sat, 02/07/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Jan. 25-31:

Jan. 25

•1:46 a.m. — LaSalle Street and Freas Avenue, public drunkenness

•8:43 a.m...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 02/03/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Council members are hiring an outside consultant to find police officer candidates for two open positions.

Bill Gamble will do the job for about $10,000,...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 02/02/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A drunk driver clipped another man’s vehicle and yelled that his “mirror was over the line,” then kept going, police say.

But the other driver stayed on Peter Q. O’Donnell’s...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 02/02/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The borough is paying $18,500 to former animal control officer Jinece Loughry and her attorney to settle her federal lawsuit for lost wages.

“I think she’s happy,” said lawyer...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sun, 02/01/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A girl’s Facebook page said she was 17, and her new boyfriend didn’t find out she was only 14 until he had sex with her, he told police.

Kyle James Rowe said he broke it off...

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man is suing a neighbor for $9,533 for tree limbs he says fell off and caved in his shed roof.

Wayne Williams, 1674 Route 93, said Ronald Robery...

 | By Julye Wemple
Sat, 01/31/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two Berwick men accused of sharing and collecting kiddie porn are headed for trial, and they could both be locked up for decades.

Erick S. Myhre, 39, of 740 W. Front St., Apt...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Fri, 01/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick’s Gabby Kishbaugh and Bri Floryshak both scored 13 points, and Taylor Montana and Reese Mensinger...

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police cited two men with harassment after a Jan. 10 confrontation at 110 N. Mulberry St. here.

David G. Monroe Jr., 39, who lives at that address, and...

 | By Kristin Baver
Thu, 01/29/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — In a matter of eight hours, a Berwick woman’s outrage over a Super Bowl commercial gained enough support — some 42,000 signatures — to convince a company to pull its spot.