News from Bloomsburg

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County commissioners are asking companies and residents to cut down on their use of outdoor and indoor lighting for the next few weeks as the time for birds to migrate...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, March 30, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Fifty years ago, a handful of concerned citizens got together to create a small recycling program in town.

They sorted items by hand, using elbow grease and a 55-gallon...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, March 30, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A plan to move a historic covered bridge to Bloomsburg Fairgrounds has been denied by the town, leaving one fair director “disgusted” by a decision he says lacks common sense....


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sunday, March 28, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — After dropping its first game, 7-2, Bloomsburg University broke out its bats in a big way, hitting five home runs in a 20-9 rout to split a PSAC baseball doubleheader Saturday...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Sunday, March 28, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Some children who missed out on the opportunity to attend summer camp last year because of the coronavirus pandemic will be headed back to camp this summer.

Camp Lavigne...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sunday, March 28, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Recent Bloomsburg University staff cuts didn’t hit only blue-collar workers and temporary faculty, school officials said.

Thirteen management position jobs were trimmed...


 | By Michael Lester
Sunday, March 28, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Children sat behind laptops Saturday afternoon, programming tiny hand-held, wheeled robots to flash their LED lights, move at varying speeds and even to “sumo wrestle,” as...


Sunday, March 28, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The following is a partial list of property transfers filed in Columbia County in February.

Greenwood Township

• Daniel W. and Denise K. Feese to...


Saturday, March 27, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A prayer breakfast will be held on April 3 at 7:15 a.m. at Morris Family Restaurant, 6035 Columbia Boulevard.

Jay Leiby is to be the speaker.


Saturday, March 27, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Wesley United Methodist Church will host worship services at 10:30 a.m. Sunday that will include the distribution of palm branches to all in attendance.

Maundy Thursday...