News from Bloomsburg

Sunday, March 31, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — When Bashar Hanna left his position as a dean at Kutztown University in 2009, he and the school signed a separation agreement that paid him nearly two years’ salary — around $300,...


Sunday, March 31, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — It was a slugfest at Jan Hutchinson Field on Saturday afternoon.

Bloomsburg University used timely hitting — and lots of it — to sweep conference rival Lock Haven, 7-4 and...


Sunday, March 31, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Not many rivalries in the area run deeper than the one between Bloomsburg and Central Columbia, especially when it comes to softball.

The Blue Jays got the best of their...


Sunday, March 31, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Join the Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Columbia County for the annual Spring into Gardening event on Saturday, April 6, at the Ag Services Building, 702 Sawmill Road,...


Sunday, March 31, 2019

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, March 31, 2019

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

Monday: Harry Dent and Joyce Brobst; Mary Ruth and Glenn...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, March 30, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — After more than two years of planning, officials broke ground on Bloomsburg’s newest floodwall expansion project Friday morning.

As a light rain fell on the crowd gathered...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, March 30, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A woman arrested for twice entering an elderly woman’s residence and stealing pain medications while the victim was at church was given a chance to avoid a felony record by...


Saturday, March 30, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Two Bloomsburg University faculty members will give a presentation Thursday about love on the margins of society — like in gay, lesbian and interracial relationships.

“...


 | By Micah Richards
Friday, March 29, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Wesley United Methodist Church is spending thousands of dollars to bring music acts to the area ranging from an organist to an acapella group from Yale that appeared on national TV...