News from Berwick

 | By Julye Wemple
Wed, 11/05/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Air Force Staff Sgt. Hondo Galutia stood in the office of Orange Street Elementary yesterday, nervously shifting his feet, a huge grin on his face.

“I’m extremely excited,”...

 | By Casey Snyder
Sat, 11/01/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick’s passing game gained a lot of traction against Hazleton, with Dallas Arner connecting with Andrew Force for two scores, and the Bulldogs combined a balanced attack against...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 11/01/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — A young man who served 17 months in prison for killing a pedestrian in a drunken-driving accident is back in jail after he was caught drinking while underage.

Joseph Scott...

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 11/01/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Run for the Diamonds has started its registration process. Race packet pick-up and registrations will be accepted at the Elks Lodge on Nov. 26 after 1 p.m. or on race day, Nov. 27...

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls Oct. 19-25:

Oct. 19

•6:45 a.m. — Washington and Sycamore streets, open door

•7:17 a.m. — 100 block...

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Eagle Hose Co. is holding a Halloween party 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Saturday.

Probable Cause will be playing, firefighters said.

The fire hall is at 325 S. Mercer St....

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 10/29/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man threatened to throw a woman’s cats in a shed and burn it down after she confronted him about being drunk and loud, police say.

Thomas Michael Slusser, 53, was sitting...

 | By Julye Wemple
Mon, 10/27/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman who was taken to the emergency room after she was found passed out drunk on a sidewalk urinated on the ER’s floor, then tried to smear her urine on hospital staffers,...

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Children living in the Berwick Blueprint Community can enter a costume contest, get treats, make crafts and learn safety tips during the group’s sixth annual Halloween party Wednesday...

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Oct. 12-18:

Oct. 12

•1:30 a.m. — 1700 block Fairview Avenue, deceased person

•8:04 a.m. — 100...