News from Bloomsburg

Thursday, January 23, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Frozen pipes at a vacant East Street apartment drew out firefighters on a frigid Wednesday night when a pipe burst, sending water through the apartment and tripping a fire alarm,...


 | By Michael Lester
Wednesday, January 22, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A dispute continues to simmer between the town and Columbia County over six jury-selection days each year, when 90 to 100 residents are summoned to the county seat and permitted to...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, January 21, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A complaint about an unpaid invoice for an athletic department purchase led to the discovery of a stack of unpaid bills totaling more than $23,000, Bloomsburg school officials say...


Sunday, January 19, 2020

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

Monday —Closed, Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no bookmobile or library...


Sunday, January 19, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from Wesley UM Church this week:

Monday: Martin Luther King Day, no delivery

Tuesday:...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, January 19, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A proposed plan to switch out coin-operated meters for a parking app along East Street is headed back to the committee following public outcry over the move.

The decision...


 | By MARC MALKOSKIE
Saturday, January 18, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University men’s basketball looked excellent at both ends of the floor well into the second half on Friday night.

Unfortunately for the Huskies, they were unable...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thursday, January 16, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Laurie McCants says she never regretted forgoing the neon lights of Broadway to pursue theater off Main Street here in small-town Pennsylvania.

And in the end she found...


Thursday, January 16, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University announces these local students were named to the fall dean’s list:

Jennifer Anderson of Bloomsburg, majoring in Mid Level Education...


Thursday, January 16, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble presents the third show of its 42nd season, “The Children” by Lucy Kirkwood. The three-person play stars Elizabeth Dowd, James Goode ...