News from Berwick

Wed, 12/09/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick Borough Council on Monday passed a 2021 budget without a tax increase.

Under the $5.34 million budget, property owners will continue to pay 20.6 mills, or $432.60 for...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 12/08/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — School directors here say they want to stay the course as they deal with the coronavirus pandemic, holding a mix of in-person and virtual classes and putting off athletic competitions...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 12/07/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — There’s a new toy store in Berwick, but it’s old school — both in some of what it sells and how it sells it.

The Toy Cluster, which opened Nov. 17 on the 100 block of West...

Sun, 12/06/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick driver who handed police his credit card when asked for his license was so intoxicated he fell over during a field sobriety test, according to authorities.


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 12/06/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — On Sept. 6, Tim Turnbach and Tony Ursi teamed up to save the life of their former classmate Bill Bull, whose heart had stopped.

On Thanksgiving Day, just over two months later...

 | By Julye Wemple
Sun, 12/06/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A homeless woman caught cleaning the toilet at her former apartment had to be dragged from the building and pinned to the ground after she allegedly fought with police.


Sat, 12/05/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — The following people are named as defendants in civil actions filed over nonpayments of debts, district court papers say.

Defendants in such cases sometimes settle claims soon...

Sat, 12/05/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick’s annual Christmas Boulevard will continue to bring the sights and sounds of the season to Market Street for a 74th year. This year, it offers a bit of normalcy in the midst...

Fri, 12/04/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — The following people are named in complaints filed recently by their landlords alleging unpaid rent or damage to properties, district court papers say.

Chea Bankes...

Thu, 12/03/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who had been barred from possessing firearms was charged with illegally having a shotgun and a pistol in his vehicle when stopped for speeding here, arrest papers say....