News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, December 6, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg University Council of Trustees voted to borrow $3 million to head off a “serious system failure” in its aging student union building.

Replacing the HVAC...


 | By Michael Lester
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Milco Industries’ future in garment production is uncertain now that it has sold its clothes manufacturing factory in El Salvador, Milco Vice President Joe Iurato confirmed Tuesday...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A man posing as a fireman who went door-to-door collecting funds for the Bloomsburg Fire Department was allowed to enter Columbia County’s ARD program as a first offender.

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 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University broke ground Tuesday on a $33 million, four-story building that will house art studios, classrooms, and administrative offices.

The 131,000-square-...


Wednesday, December 5, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A woman concealed small packets of drugs inside herself in preparation for being lodged in the Columbia County Prison, arrest papers say.

Drugs including small amounts of...


Wednesday, December 5, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The Women’s Center Inc. of Columbia/Montour will be hosting its annual Participant Holiday Party, to be held Wednesday, Dec. 12, from 5:30-7:30 p.m., at Caldwell Consistory, 150...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, December 4, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A judge rejected probation for a woman who admitted stealing about $1,000 as a volunteer at a gun raffle to benefit the Bloomsburg Elks last winter.

Columbia County Judge...


Tuesday, December 4, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Irondale Road Luxury Housing LLC, Orangeville, sued tenants for rent.

On Friday, Bloomsburg District Judge Russell L. Lawton ruled in the...


Tuesday, December 4, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University presents the BU choirs’ annual Carols by Candlelight at the Presbyterian Church, 345 Market St., on Thursday and Friday at 7:30 p.m.

The Concert Choir...


Tuesday, December 4, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A man who failed to obey a stop sign was driving under the influence of marijuana, according to court documents.

Sage Castagna, 19, of Langhorne, was...