News from Bloomsburg

 | By GERI GIBBONS
Wednesday, June 26, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Rescuers led two teens to safety Tuesday afternoon after the pair went swimming in Fishing Creek and got caught in the strong current.

Sierra Lopez, 17, and Autumn Morris,...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, June 26, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg’s annual Fourth of July celebration at Town Park was set to have fireworks and a band, but no sound system, until a local law firm stepped in with a $2,000 donation...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, June 25, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — After a crowd of supporters pleaded for Town Council to fund renovations and repairs to the Norris E. Rock swimming pool Monday night, council agreed to allocate $75,000 for the...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, June 25, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A landlord called being forced to mow a strip of grass between the street and his property “involuntary servitude” at a court hearing Monday.

But a judge found Charles...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, June 25, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Philadelphia woman turned herself into authorities Monday on charges she mailed drugs to her incarcerated son at Columbia County Prison under the guise of “legal mail” in May....


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, June 24, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Police jailed a town man for felony trespass for repeatedly showing up at a woman’s home after being told he was not welcome there, district court papers say.

William...


Monday, June 24, 2019

BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble has received a $5,000 grant from Central Susquehanna Community Foundation’s Berwick Health and Wellness Fund to support its Theatre in the Classroom...


 | By Michael Lester
Monday, June 24, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Nicolette Cusate and Sheryl Davison nervously clutched hands while seated on stage inside the Caldwell Consistory Sunday.

They were anxiously waiting for emcee Doug Farley...


Sunday, June 23, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from Shiloh Bible and St. Luke’s Lutheran churches this week:

Monday: Alberta and Bob Ciero; Grace...


Sunday, June 23, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — On June 9 at the Bloomsburg American Legion Post 273, four area veterans received Quilts of Valor. Their military stories follow:

Robert Cole of...