News from Bloomsburg

 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, November 26, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A man being held as a state parole violator in Columbia County Prison has been charged with a weapons crime for allegedly trying to stab another inmate with a handmade sharp object...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, November 26, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A Briar Creek man has been sentenced to up to 18 years in state prison for sex offenses involving two young girls and their mother last year.

Salvador Ortiz III, 33, of 1...


Wednesday, November 25, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A town woman was cited for harassment for allegedly punching someone in the face and scratching his or her face and neck, court papers say.

The incident happened in the 100...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, November 25, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg University student was charged with aggravated assault and other charges after police said he fought with Geisinger-Bloomsburg Hospital staff and refused to settle...


Tuesday, November 24, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Here are Columbia County Christian School honor roll students for the first marking period:

High Honor Roll

First grade —...


 | By Michael Lester
Tuesday, November 24, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Allison Brooks is an athletic trainer by day and a baker of cookies, cakes and cupcakes by night — or any other time of day she has free outside her full-time job.

During...


 | By Julye Wemple
Monday, November 23, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — The town’s former director of human resources says in a lawsuit that the mayor subjected her to inappropriate sexual comments, while undermining her in public because she is a...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, November 23, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — At least 10 restaurants or food service-related businesses were among more othan 50 Columbia County businesses approved for $399,000 from a second round of COVID-19 relief grants...


Sunday, November 22, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau will hold a Holiday Wine Trail event from Friday, Dec. 4, to Sunday, Dec. 13.

During the event, trail-goers can travel from winery to...


Sunday, November 22, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library is offering limited bookmobile services in the Benton, Millville, Mifflinville and Catawissa areas. This week’s stops include:

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