News from Berwick

Sun, 10/24/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Teens can get free counseling at For the Cause Teen Center from a licensed social worker twice a week.

Kim Kepner was hired with grant money from the Berwick...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 10/24/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — The contractor working on Butternut Street has done a lot of work over the past two weeks, borough officials reported, so council members agreed Monday to give the company the $83,497...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Sun, 10/24/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — About 100 people turned out here Saturday for a 2-mile walk from Good Shepherd Lutheran Church to Sponsler Park to remember those they lost to addiction.

Event organizer...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 10/24/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Christmas is coming, and the new leaders of the Berwick Salvation Army post say they’re worried they don’t have enough volunteers or sites for the charity’s iconic red kettles.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sun, 10/24/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick got off to a good start in its defense of the District 2 girls volleyball title with a 3-0 win over Athens in the quarterfinals on Saturday.

The Bulldogs defeated the...


Sat, 10/23/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A homeless man wanted in Luzerne County faces charges here as well after an officer allegedly found he was carrying marijuana.

Kenneth Allen Shaw, 58, was at...


Sat, 10/23/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man is accused of harassment after an alleged altercation in the Giant Food Store parking lot in Briar Creek Borough.

Cody C. Babb, 31, shoved 29-...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 10/23/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — All the pets humane society officers seized from a Berwick home this year are being given up for adoption as part of a plea bargain with one of the two people accused of neglecting...


Thu, 10/21/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A drunken driver tried to hide his car in a parking lot, but was spotted when an officer pulled into the same lot, court papers say.

Alex Nicholas Kerlish,...


Thu, 10/21/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church, 1228 Second Ave., Berwick, is hosting a free mental health seminar and potluck dinner today.

The potluck dinner begins at 5:30 p.m., while...