News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 01/04/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A few months after Beyond the Blend closed, the quirky co-op is rising again, under new management.

Nicoll Oliver, who with her husband, Nicholas, was the co-op’s landlord,...


Sun, 01/03/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A law firm is seeking people who worked at Berwick Forge & Fabrication Corp. before 1981 who have been diagnosed with various cancers, saying they are entitled to special benefits...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 01/02/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Council will meet at 7 p.m. on the first and third Mondays of every month in 2021, council unanimously voted at its December meeting.

Those meetings, however, will be...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 12/31/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Workers at Wise Foods teamed up with police Wednesday to capture a fugitive on the lam.

The vagrant in question was a wayward sheep. As of press time Wednesday, police still...


Tue, 12/29/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man hit his ex-girlfriend in the face and threatened to damage her car, despite a court order forbidding him to contact her, police say.

Robert Joseph...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 12/29/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A two-week search for a man accused of raping and choking a woman ended Monday when a borough police patrolman chased him down.

Anthony Michael Maisey, 32, of 1147 Ferris Ave...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 12/28/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 71-year-old woman is charged with assaulting her roommate, who had recently had hip surgery, by pushing and kicking her, police said.

Patricia Marie Slusser, 1151 Ferris...


Sun, 12/27/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — The story of the family that bought Berwick Hospital Center sounds like the classic American tale of immigrants who came to this country and built a thriving company.

But the...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 12/27/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — The new owner of Berwick Hospital Center says she plans to grow all parts of the hospital, and has already invested in new services, including a COVID-19 testing system.

“...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sun, 12/27/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A driver reportedly high on Fentanyl tried smoking an unlit cigarette, rolled the rear window down to speak to police, and told officers, “I agree,” when they suggested he was under...