News from Berwick

Tue, 12/04/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man is wanted by police on charges he drove under the influence of alcohol in two separate incidents.

On Jan. 20, Alberto Mellon, 35, of 1138 Sixth...


Tue, 12/04/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man stopped for a broken registration light on Nov. 21 had a drug pipe in his pocket, charges say.

A passenger in the car, also from Berwick, had crystal...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 12/04/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Football Coach Frank Sheptock frantically shook his head in denial after a school director told an angry crowd Monday night that he voted to disband the 12th Man football booster club...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Mon, 12/03/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — Wise Foods workers on Sunday decisively rejected a strike and accepted a three-year contract.

The pact increases company contributions toward health benefits, and grants 2.5...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 12/02/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — An advanced placement class’ research into using solar panels to power Berwick Area School District won them a $5,000 prize, but showed putting the plan into action wouldn’t pay off...


Sun, 12/02/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man police say was driving without brake lights was found to have marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Christopher Daum, 34, 560 New St., Plymouth, was...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 12/01/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A burglar told police that a group of thieves had planned to break into a house because they wanted to steal crystal meth from a drug dealer who lived there, police say.

That...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 12/01/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Berwick Area School District may not have to pay for the free meals it offers students, even though more kids than ever are eating school breakfasts and lunches.

Nearly...


Fri, 11/30/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Hazleton man who was pulled over for heavily tinted windows on his vehicle was driving under the influence of marijuana, according to court documents.

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Fri, 11/30/2018 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who failed to stop at a stop sign was under the influence of alcohol, according to court documents.

Edgar J. Ramos, 58, of 18 Juniper St., also...