News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, August 19, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County, Bloomsburg, and the Bloomsburg Area School District have been ordered to pay back more than $82,000 in taxes collected on a university-owned building.

The...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Sunday, August 19, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick woman is accused of identifying herself as a caseworker with Children and Youth so she could get inside Columbia County Prison to speak with a juvenile who got locked up...


Sunday, August 19, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Like drunken driving, drugged driving is impaired driving, which means it is dangerous and illegal in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, and Washington, D.C., according to a press release...


Sunday, August 19, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Here are property transfers recorded during July at the Columbia County Courthouse:

Beaver Township

• Stanley R., Linda, John P., Bonnie, Gregory...


Sunday, August 19, 2018

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

Monday — CCDP, Fifth Street, 9:30-10:30 a.m.; Columbia County...


Sunday, August 19, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church this week:

Monday: Harry Dent and Jill Prosseda; Joe and...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, August 18, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Schuylkill County man was jailed here Friday for resisting arrest, charges say.

Here’s what arrest papers allege:

Ethan Kennedy, 33, who stands at 6-foot-1 and...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, August 18, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The rains that swamped South Centre Township Tuesday night shut down production at Sekisui SPI until Monday, according to the company’s president Ronn Cort.

The company’s...


Saturday, August 18, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The American Red Cross continues to work to help flood victims recover, according to a press release. So far in Columbia County, it has distributed:

• 34 meals and 122...


Saturday, August 18, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Low vision can rob someone of their independence and the simple pleasure of reading.

On Tuesday, the Bloomsburg Public Library will host a program, “Low Vision: How the...