News from Berwick

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from April 5-11:

April 5

•12:45 a.m. — 1800 block Heights Road, hit and run

•12:53 a.m. — 1200 block...


 | By Kristin Baver
Fri, 04/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Millville Little League volunteer was suspended from coaching after police suspected he was under the influence of drugs while driving erratically.

But Damon P. Rasmussen’s...


Fri, 04/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Columbia-Montour Venturing Crew 22 is holding an open house Saturday from 5-8 p.m. at Christ Episcopal Church, 712 E. 16th St. here.

Venturing is a youth development program...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 04/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Workers at the Wise Foods plant rejected a contract Thursday, the second time they voted down a proposal in a little over a month.

The main sticking point has been the snack...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 04/15/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two cars were damaged Tuesday but no one was hurt during a collision at Front and Oak streets here.

“We haven’t even paid it off yet,” mourned Felicia Cressinger...


 | By Kristin Baver
Wed, 04/15/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The lawyer for a woman living in an alleged meth lab asked a judge to consider reducing her bail Monday.

Rebecca L. Ohl, 27, had “no significant record” when...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 04/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The mayor has been publicly cursing and defaming borough employees, say council members, who plan to vote on publicly chastising him at their meeting next week.

They’re also...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 04/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Rewriting the district’s discipline policy probably won’t cost $15,000 after all — directors decided Monday to give the job to the academic affairs committee.

Director Maryann...


 | By Kristin Baver
Mon, 04/13/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — An ex-con took a plea deal rather than fighting charges of stalking and harassment in an ongoing neighborhood dispute.

“Got to weigh the odds, I guess you say,” Richard K....


Mon, 04/13/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from March 29 to April 4:

March 29

•12:50 a.m. — 100 block East Ninth Street, disorderly conduct

•1:...