News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Philadelphia man accused of raping a Bloomsburg University student saw felony charges of rape and sexual assault dropped in exchange for a guilty plea to a lesser charge in...


Tuesday, November 27, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A man who threatened to shoot a group of people on Nov. 18 was illegally in possession of a firearm, then attempted to pull away from a police officer, according to court documents...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man who locked his baby’s mother out of the house, then passed out while watching the six-month-old infant was sentenced to a year of probation and a $300 fine in...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Monday, November 26, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A closed door starved a fire of air and helped contain damage to a second-floor bedroom early Sunday, the fire chief said.

The blaze was quickly controlled, but not before...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, November 25, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Every weekday morning and afternoon, the students at Bloomsburg Memorial Elementary school are greeted by a self-described goof — crossing guard Amelia Blackledge.

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Sunday, November 25, 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, November 25, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from St. Columba Church this week:

Monday: Donna and Todd Creasy; Audry Coombs and Sue DeMelfi

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 | By GERI GIBBONS
Saturday, November 24, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Fair officials say by the time their first Winterfest is done, they expect thousands of people to pass through the fairgrounds.

And at the town square, nearby businesses...


Saturday, November 24, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — State Police at Bloomsburg are seeking information about a 2002 Chevrolet Silverado with license plate YXS-9322.

The pickup is green with a cap over the truck’s bed. It...


Thursday, November 22, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — If you want to catch Santa Claus this year, make sure to stop by TreeFest the next two Fridays from 5-8 p.m. and Saturdays from noon to 3 p.m.

The jolly ol...