News from Bloomsburg

 | By M.J. Mahon
Tuesday, May 10, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Public Works Director John Fritz says part of his daily routine is making a trip to Town Park to chase away the geese.

Sometimes he drives a vehicle toward them...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Tuesday, May 10, 2022

BLOOMSBURG— The head of a group raising funds for the reconstruction of the Bloomsburg Town Pool says it’s time for town officials to be more transparent with the public.

Janine Penman...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tuesday, May 10, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A judge has sentenced a Bloomsburg man to 18 months in federal prison after he admitted to forming a fradulent shell company to apply for and receive a $300,000 COVID relief loan...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, May 9, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man stole a car from the Unity Mart here on Sept. 9, striking a gas pump and cement barrier as he made his way out of the parking lot, police said.

Wesley...


Monday, May 9, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will make the following stops this week:

• TODAY: Little Cubs Den, 12:20-12:50 p.m.; N4Cs, Benton, 1:30-2:30 p.m.;...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Sunday, May 8, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man says a contractor left a roofing project unfinished for months, forcing him to file a civil suit to get his money back.

John Jacobson says when a storm in...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sunday, May 8, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man has admitted violating no-contact orders by repeatedly phoning and mailing his estranged wife from Columbia County Prison for months despite being warned by police...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Sunday, May 8, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County officials know of about 80 incorrect return envelopes that were sent out to county mail-in voters by an outside contractor.

Meanwhile, they say all 2,360...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Sunday, May 8, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — As the skies cleared Saturday afternoon, long lines began to form at food stands at the Bloomsburg Fire Department’s carnival.

Vendors say they’ve had to hike their prices...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Saturday, May 7, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University students supporting a proposed new Black studies minor at the school are up in arms after the school’s provost rejected the proposal and BU transferred the...