News from Bloomsburg

Friday, February 5, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A free regional drive-thru COVID-19 testing clinic will return to Bloomsburg Fairgrounds today, the state Health Department announced.

The site, on Fort McClure Boulevard,...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, February 4, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The Town may postpone its Fourth of July celebration for the second year in a row amid fears large gatherings still will be banned because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Town...


 | By Michael Lester
Thursday, February 4, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Jeremy Williams traveled three hours Saturday to enter two toy cars into races on a newly built miniature dirt oval track inside a Bloomsburg Fairgrounds building.

He was...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, February 4, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A proposed plan to restore part of the Town Park destroyed by the new floodwall has hit another obstacle after bids for the project came in at close to $1 million — $400,000 more...


Thursday, February 4, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Beth Israel Congregation is holding its first streamed service Friday night, thanks to a grant from the Jewish Community Foundation of Central Pennsylvania.

The $835.58...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, February 3, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Despite numerous shutdowns and a widespread shift to remote learning over the past year because of coronavirus, Bloomsburg Area Schools students are outpacing their peers in...


Wednesday, February 3, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A truck driver with a snow plow attachment will be cited for following too closely in traffic as a result of a rear-end collision at noon Tuesday along Millville Road at the “...


Tuesday, February 2, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — CARA, the Cultural and Religious Alliance, is observing National Hijab Day this year with a drive-through takeaway event to share food and necessities with those in need.

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Tuesday, February 2, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Monday’s snowstorm threw off curbside recycling in Berwick and Bloomsburg, officials say.

In Berwick, today was to be the pickup day for Ward 1-1, said Borough...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tuesday, February 2, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — As Berwick schools moved through the coronavirus pandemic last year, it saw the need to arrange for all students to have computers and Internet service.

Yet when the area...