News from Bloomsburg

Sunday, December 9, 2018

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

Monday: Mike and Lynn Canty; Harry Dent and Ken Jackman...


Sunday, December 9, 2018

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...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sunday, December 9, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Catawissa-area woman who was swerving back and forth in traffic was driving under the influence of several controlled substances, according to court papers.

Stephanie...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, December 9, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Mounting legal fees and decreasing property tax revenues are partly to blame for a 9 percent property tax increase in next year’s proposed budget, officials say.

Council...


 | By the Press Enterprise staff
Saturday, December 8, 2018

BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg’s Jake Leonardo (106 pounds), Berwick’s Nick Yule (126), Central Columbia’s Isaac Kester (132) and Mount Carmel’s...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Saturday, December 8, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Police called Matthias Kahn a “lucky man” on Friday night after someone shot into his car while he was sitting in it on Center Street, and he escaped injury.

“He was...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Saturday, December 8, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — In 1973, self-described “former hippie” Penny Pomfret started the Magic Carpet Preschool on Barton Street with the belief that a lot of learning comes simply from play and spending...


Thursday, December 6, 2018

BLOOMSBURG— Bloomsburg University will offer a second “Over 60” informational program for those 60 years and older on Tuesday, Dec. 11, from 8:30-10 a.m. in the Assembly Room of Monty’s on...


 | 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...