News from Berwick

 | By Julye Wemple
Wed, 05/25/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man jailed for allegedly threatening his mother and her friend says he can’t stand prison because all his cellmates do is talk about cooking meth.

Austin Eugene...

Wed, 05/25/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from May 15-21:

May 15

• 12:02 a.m. — 300 block North Oak Street, trespass

• 12:13 a.m. — 500 block...

 | By Adam Roberts
Wed, 05/25/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Crestwood capitalized on several Berwick mistakes in the District 2 quarterfinals, beating the Bulldogs, 3-1.

The Bulldogs (10-9) had a chance to pull ahead early, but...

Tue, 05/24/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Anton Georgiev, D.O., is scheduled to present “Advanced Treatment Options for Abdominal Hernias” at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Berwick YMCA, 231 W. Third St.


Tue, 05/24/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A community celebration is being planned to mark the opening of the new West Berwick Elementary.

The event is set for 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 27, said Berwick Area ...

 | By Arthur Dowell
Tue, 05/24/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK —Kylie Levan pitched six shutout innings, striking out seven, but it was Shea Petty’s home run in the fifth that was the difference in Berwick’s 4-3 win over Scranton Prep in the...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 05/24/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of threatening his mother and attacking her friend started to cry when he realized his mother was the only person who might be able to post his bail.


Tue, 05/24/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police have released the names of a motorcyclist and the driver who hit his bike last Thursday afternoon, but the accident remains under investigation.

Biker William...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 05/23/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A mobile-home park owner and one of his residents who sued each other over rent, taxes and repairs for a decrepit trailer each won one case and lost another.

Under a...

 | By Gary Pang
Sun, 05/22/2016 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man charged with making meth inside a speeding car is now banned from contacting his ex-girlfriend.

Tyler James Bitler, 23, choked Nicole Pavlichko, 25, Briar Creek...