News from Bloomsburg

 | By Michael Lester
Saturday, September 22, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Congress earmarked an extra $33 million for Capitol Hill security last year, just nine days after a man with a rifle opened fire on Republican lawmakers at a baseball practice, Lou...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, September 22, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — As the Bloomsburg Fair kicks off its 163rd year, here’s a list of the Top 10 things not to miss:

Judging by the enthusiastic crowd at Friday’s harness racing events, the...


 | By Gary Pang
Saturday, September 22, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A minivan struck an injured motorcyclist as he tried to crawl off Route 11 after his cycle had crashed late Thursday, town police said.

Mitchell Cragle, 32, Bloomsburg, was...


Thursday, September 20, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Millville Road at the iron bridge has reopened, a month and a week after high waters ripping down Fishing Creek tore up the area.

The waters moved asphalt in the roadway...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thursday, September 20, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A recent fire on Poplar Street here led to the arrest of a neighboring property owner after volunteers fighting the blaze spotted a Catawissa Fire Co. carnival sign in his yard,...


Thursday, September 20, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — With the beginning of the 2018 Bloomsburg Fair a day away, Bloomsburg University Archivist Robert Dunkelberger has provided us with a collection of photos from 71 years ago. They...


Thursday, September 20, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble is offering one school matinee for its 41st season opener, “The Explorers Club” in the Alvina Krause Theatre in downtown Bloomsburg.

Geared...


Wednesday, September 19, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Area Community Foundation recently awarded $10,300 to local nonprofits during its competitive grant round. The awards were granted through the Bloomsburg Area...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Wednesday, September 19, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg woman lied to police when she reported that a man raped her last month, charges say.

Pyper Miller, 18, of 242 Leonard St., Bloomsburg, told police she had...


Tuesday, September 18, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The West End woman who dropped off buckets of sewage at Town Hall in a post-flood protest is facing charges. She says she intends to fight them in court.

Bloomsburg Police...