News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 09/29/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- The state has given Berwick Hospital permission to convert to a mental health facility.

The certificate of compliance was issued Sept. 19, although the Department of Human...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 09/28/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- Police say a homeless man tried to get rid of the drugs he was carrying by dumping them in a police car -- twice.

James Rodney Hughes, 27, was standing by the Turkey Hill...


 | By Melanie Aikins
Tue, 09/27/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- The fates of two elementary schools were discussed at a Berwick Area school board meeting Monday night, drawing a large crowd of supporters backing their local schools.

The...


 | By the Press Enterprise staff
Tue, 09/27/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 53-year-old woman was charged three times within a month, court papers said. Lorri A. Disidoro, 53, of 739 LaSalle St., Apt. B, Berwick, was arrested July 26 after...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 09/24/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- Berwick school directors approved a new offer to help bus companies shoulder the cost of rising fuel, but the bus companies rejected it, the district superintendent said.

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Fri, 09/23/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- A Bloomsburg man prohibited from entering a residence because of a protection-from-abuse order not only entered the house, but then assaulted his brother, according to police.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 09/23/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- About 20 people gathered at the edge of the Berwick Hospital parking lot Thursday evening in a rally to keep the medical facility, even though its loss is all but certain.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 09/21/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- Berwick goalie Haylea Kellmer stopped 18 shots, but the Bulldogs fell 6-0 to Holy Redeemer on Tuesday in high school field hockey.

The Bulldogs travel to...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 09/21/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- A local landscaping company is donating 15 trees at Ber-Vaughn Park to replace those lost in a July storm, and the owner has some ideas about changing some of the trees lining...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 09/19/2022 - 00:00

BERWICK -- There's more to the Berwick Theater than meets the eye, and about 15 people gathered Tuesday night to talk about how to use the space for more than movies.

"We're open to try...