News from Bloomsburg

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG —Town council postponed a decision on allowing a homeless shelter and transitional housing at the former Bloom Mills site until later this month.

Mayor Bill Kreisher made the...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — After 25 years with the Bloomsburg Police Department, Chief Roger Van Loan will retire in February.

Council members voted unanimously, but “with regret,” to accept Van Loan...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — President Judge Thomas A. James had some words of advice for the 11 defendants entering the ARD program last week in Columbia County court.

“Binge-watch a...


Tuesday, November 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Residents can hear about the experiences of local Jews, Christians and Muslims, plus try foods symbolic of those faiths, tonight during a free talk.

The session, 3 Faiths...


Tuesday, November 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG —Town council postponed a decision on allowing a homeless shelter and transitional housing at the former Bloom Mills site until later this month.

Mayor Bill Kreisher made the...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — After 25 years with the Bloomsburg Police Department, Chief Roger Van Loan will retire in February.

Council members voted unanimously, but “with regret,” to accept Van Loan...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, November 12, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A New Jersey man found sitting on the ground by officers had a “vape pen” containing concentrated marijuana oil, police say.

Just after midnight Oct. 13, officers received...


 | By Julye Wemple
Monday, November 12, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A restaurant owner cited with punching a waitress in the back was cleared in court Monday after video surveillance cast “a lot of doubt” on the accuser’s claim, according to the...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, November 12, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A New Jersey man found sitting on the ground by officers had a “vape pen” containing concentrated marijuana oil, police say.

Just after midnight Oct. 13, officers received...


 | By Julye Wemple
Monday, November 12, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A restaurant owner cited with punching a waitress in the back was cleared in court Monday after video surveillance cast “a lot of doubt” on the accuser’s claim, according to the...