News from Bloomsburg

Saturday, November 28, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A prayer breakfast will be held at Morris Family Restaurant, 6035 Columbia Boulevard, on Saturday, Dec. 5, at 7:15 a.m.

Pastor Doug Lyon will be the...


 | 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...


 | 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
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...


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 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...


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 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...


 | 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 Leon Bogdan
Sunday, November 22, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A Philadelphia man nabbed in Berwick as a state parole violator on New Year’s Day was ordered to face trial on charges he resisted arrest and tried to disarm a police officer....