News from Berwick

Sat, 05/11/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman attempted to flee police May 1 as they were attempting to pick her up on a warrant.

Police saw Amber Lynn Esser, 25, 118 First St., going into...


Sat, 05/11/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman who was a passenger in a car stopped for a broken tail light was in possession of crystal meth and drug paraphernalia, according to police.

Hope L....


Sat, 05/11/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police and medics found a distraught woman on the Berwick-Nescopeck Bridge shortly after 8:15 a.m. Friday, officers said.

The woman was taken to Geisinger Bloomsburg for...


Sat, 05/11/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Nescopeck man who police stopped for having deeply tinted windows on his 2009 Pontiac was drunk, police said.

Jeffrey P. Powell, 47, 523 E. Second St.,...


Fri, 05/10/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Central Susquehanna Community Foundation is to hold its Berwick-area luncheon May 31 from noon to 1:30 p.m. The event will take place at Rolling Pines, 335 Golf Course Rd.,...


 | By MARC MALKOSKIE
Wed, 05/08/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick’s offense has been uncharacteristically quiet the past couple weeks.

The Bulldogs’ softball team entered Tuesday’s contest having scored just two runs in their last 26...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 05/07/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 51-year-old man yelling at a live band for not playing music was first kicked out of Berwick Brewing Co. and — after threatening the brewpub owner and a bartender — sent to jail,...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 05/07/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Council members and three residents lambasted Councilman Andrew Shecktor when he once again demanded that the borough pay to fix his sidewalk.

But in the end, the council...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Tue, 05/07/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A van jumped a curb along West Front Street, took out a bar’s sign and damaged a pole before coming to rest in a parking lot Monday afternoon.

The crash in front of Bandit’s...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 05/06/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who tried to avoid police as he was walking north on Vine Street Feb. 28 is facing charges of drug dealing and possession of a “throwing star,” an illegal weapon, police...