News from Berwick

Sat, 12/19/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — The First Reformed United Church of Christ, West Second and Vine streets, Berwick, has closed for in-person worship because of escalating numbers of COVID-19.


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 12/17/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — An anonymous donor bought 106 bicycles for local children, but last night’s snowstorm is making it harder to get them into the hands of youngsters in time for Christmas.


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 12/16/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — State police used a Taser to subdue a Millville man hiding behind a refrigerator inside his home Friday night after he led them on a chase for several miles through three...

Mon, 12/14/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man threatened to shoot up a school and kill another man’s children via text message, but tried to hide his identity using a fake phone number, police say.


Sun, 12/13/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — On Monday, the former Central Susquehanna Community Foundation changed its name to Community Giving Foundation, according to a press release.

The Berwick-based foundation...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 12/13/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick Area School Board last week hired two new elementary school teachers to help instruct youngsters enrolled in the district’s cyber academy and those attending school in person...

Sun, 12/13/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Some relief is likely on the way to borough restaurants after Borough Council unanimously approved $55,799 in Community Development Block Grant Coronavirus Funds for them last week....

 | By Leon Bogdan
Sun, 12/13/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man is being sought by police as a suspect in the violent rape of a woman overnight Friday at a residence on Ferris Avenue here.

Anthony Michael Maisey, 32, is...

Sat, 12/12/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church will sponsor its monthly community meal on Monday at 5 p.m.

The church is at 1228 Second Ave., Berwick.

The meal is take-out only...

Fri, 12/11/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who tried to take custody of his young son against the mother’s wishes touched off a fight that ended with criminal charges for both parents, police say.