News from Bloomsburg

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, August 27, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A man suspected of drunken driving appeared to be reading a Service Electric bill that he pulled out of his glove box when asked for his driver’s information during an early...


Sunday, August 26, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Join Penn State Extension Master Gardener Mary Jo R. Gibson for a free program on “A New Invasive Pest — the Spotted Lanternfly,” in the large conference room of the Ag Services...


Sunday, August 26, 2018

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

Monday — Rohrbach’s Farm Market, 1-4 p.m.

Tuesday...


Sunday, August 26, 2018

BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from Good Shepherd and Buckhorn United Methodist churches this week:

Monday: Bill and Diane...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, August 25, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — An emotional burglary victim recently recounted how his house in Catawissa Township was ransacked by a Shamokin man in 2016.

Judge Gary E. Norton described the arrest...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, August 25, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Lancaster transplant Fran Petersen panicked when floodwaters hit her West Main Street home here last week.

Not a Bloomsburg native, Petersen didn’t know the first thing...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, August 24, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A man who admitted he “drank too much” and assaulted an EMT and others apologized in court, but said he recalled little of that night.

“I remembering ordering gin and...


Thursday, August 23, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Police responded to the following calls from July 29-Aug. 5:

July 29

• 12:12 a.m. — East Main Street, lost property

• 2:30 a.m...


Thursday, August 23, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A UPlan College Planning Strategies Workshop, “Saving for College Without Breaking into College Funds,” will be held Monday, Sept. 17, from 6:30-8 p.m., at the Bloomsburg Public...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, August 23, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A former supervisor and Democratic Party activist accused of stealing quarters from his employer by raiding his coin-operated laundry machines will seek to have the arrest wiped...