News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A 16-year-old girl who disappeared two weeks ago returned home Tuesday night, Town Police said.

A guardian of Amisha Swire, Bloomsburg, contacted the department with the...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, January 16, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Former Scoutmaster and aviation enthusiast George Dalious always dreamed of being a pilot.

He took flying lessons years ago but never completed them; life got in the way,...


Tuesday, January 15, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The AGAPE Center, 19 E. Seventh St. here, is again sponsoring its Project Frozen — Sharing the Warmth. The center is open from 8 p.m.-8 a.m., seven days a week, through March 18...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — After nearly two years, work on the floodwall expansion project will likely begin next month, officials say.

Town Council voted Monday night to award nearly $12 million in...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A town man is accused of stealing a cellphone while visiting an inmate at Columbia County Prison, arrest papers say.

Thomas Allen, 34, of 576-rear W. Main St., is seen on...


Tuesday, January 15, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau (CMVB) has published its 2019 Travel Guide.

The 80-page publication is the bureau’s “key image piece,” a press release says. Some 70,...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, January 14, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man threatened to slit his wife’s throat as they argued outside the public assistance office on East Seventh Street here, town police said.

Rayshaun Stepney, 31,...


Sunday, January 13, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Here are local Bloomsburg University students named to the dean’s list for the fall semester:

Benton

• Andrew Cross, biology;

• Collin...


Sunday, January 13, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — On Jan. 6 at the Bloomsburg American Legion, four veterans were awarded Quilts of Valor in honor and recognition of their service to our country.

Ian Brandau...


Sunday, January 13, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week:

Monday — St. Columba School, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; Rohrbach’s Farm Market,...