News from Bloomsburg

 | By Susan Schwartz
Thursday, September 6, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Staff let a woman into the prison here to see a 16-year-old inmate because they mistook her for a Children and Youth counselor who visited the boy earlier that day.

Arielle...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, September 6, 2018

BLOOMSBURG —For the first time in the Bloomsburg Fair’s 163-year history, there will be betting and booze on the fairgrounds.

Chris Young, Columbia County Commissioner, gave the opening...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thursday, September 6, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A local bank has made a large donation to help residents hurt by the recent flood, a charity announced recently.

And the charity, AGAPE, says it will soon have applications...


Thursday, September 6, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Lisa Giardiello of 224 West St. was cited by a dog law officer for failing to keep her 9-year-old dachshund confined to her premises on Aug. 21.

It was...


Thursday, September 6, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Two award-winning writers will speak as part of the month-long Hispanic Heritage Month celebration at Bloomsburg University.

Bilingual poet Manuel A. Lopez...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, September 5, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — In a break with past flood recoveries, Town Council decided it would not put out Dumpsters for residents of the west end, leaving some with an unexpected expense.

“...


Wednesday, September 5, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Two people were cited with disorderly conduct Aug. 13 for shoving each other and yelling on the front porch at 3345 W. Main St., town police said.

Christopher...


Tuesday, September 4, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Only one of 38 establishments in the Press Enterprise coverage area was deemed out of compliance with Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture standards during inspections from Aug....


 | By Tim Hare
Sunday, September 2, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University earned its season-opening 30-16 win over Merrimack thanks to its offseason work in the weight room.

Actually, thanks to wide receiver Duffy Gilhool’s...


Sunday, September 2, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Want to become a Penn State Extension Master Gardener?

Please email them at mrg211@psu.edu about their Meet & Greet the Master...