News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 04/15/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A local restaurant is closing its regular kitchen tonight to give a free takeout meal to anyone who seeks it from 5 to 7 p.m.

Michael Monico, owner of Forge...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 04/15/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — The school year for Berwick Area School District students will end June 5, and graduation is set for June 12 —although what form graduation ceremonies will take is very much up in the...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Wed, 04/15/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who ran his estranged wife off the road Tuesday originally claimed he was swerving to avoid hitting an animal, police said.

Carlos Pereira, 52, of 1145 Seventh...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 04/14/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — School officials here are working to get computers into the hands of every middle school student before the end of this year, and hope to have all elementary students connected...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 04/14/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A fifth resident of Berwick Retirement Village has died of the new coronavirus, according to two county coroners.

So far, all the deaths attributed to the virus in Columbia...


 | By Michael Lester
Mon, 04/13/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Coronavirus has claimed the lives of two more Berwick Retirement Village residents, bringing Columbia County’s pandemic death toll to four.

All four who have died from the...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Fri, 04/10/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man allegedly spit on a woman, twisted her wrist and threatened to punch her while she held her 2-month-old daughter, according to police.

When an elderly woman and her son...


 | By Michael Lester
Fri, 04/10/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — It took just three days for a pair of Berwick businesses to join forces and launch a face-mask manufacturing enterprise that already has shipped 1,000 masks to customers in cities...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 04/06/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A mother and son confined to their small apartment for days by the statewide coronavirus shutdown got into a brawl over toilet paper, leading to assault charges against one, police...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sun, 04/05/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A nursing home resident who was admitted to the Berwick Hospital with coronavirus has died, according to the Columbia County coroner.

It’s the first death from the virus to...