News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 07/12/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Americans are being sold short by the olive oil they’re offered on most store shelves, A.J. Vezendy said — and he means to change that, in his mother’s name.

Literally.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 07/12/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Council members told a resident that if he counts the trucks driving on his street, they’ll reconsider taking steps to try to limit them.

But the real solution,...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 07/11/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Transportation officials plan to remove a guide rail on a curve on Summerhill Avenue, but it won’t say exactly why.

In April, the department sent a letter Thomas...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 07/11/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — The director of nursing at St. Thomas Post-Acute and Rehabilitation Center was fired after she failed to promptly alert family members of COVID-19 outbreaks in the nursing home,...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 07/10/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Grant Evensen delivered the big blow with a home run, Gabe Decker drove in three runs, and Berwick forced a winner-take-all game for the District 13...


Fri, 07/09/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Berwick Area United Way will distribute $96,000 in its 2021-22 fiscal year to pay for nine programs with eight agencies, according to a press release.

The programs range...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 07/08/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police have seized cell phones and a camera box they hope might hold video showing what happened to a 1-year-old girl who died suddenly June 26, according to a recently released...


 | By Michael Lester
Thu, 07/08/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A non-profit redevelopment group may rescue and revive the long-vacant, deteriorating former Geppetto’s building on West Front Street.

Josh Nespoli, deputy director of...


 | By The Associated Press
Thu, 07/08/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Four pitchers combined to strike out 14 batters while scattering four hits, and Berwick’s Major Division Little League baseball all-stars buried Bloomsburg with two solid offensive...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 07/07/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Council members here are sending a letter to state legislators calling for the repeal of a 2017 law that allows Pennsylvanians to buy consumer-grade fireworks.

“It sounded...