News from Bloomsburg

Thursday, August 26, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A domestic disturbance resulted in two people being cited with harassment, court papers say.

Jenmaine Harriot, 42, and Nikeisha Harriot,...


Thursday, August 26, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The milling and resurfacing of Route 11 from East Street to Park Street has been extended through Saturday, according to a press release.

Work will be performed between the...


Thursday, August 26, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Sam Dion, an award-winning artist and professional illustrator who lived in town, will return for an encore show that opens today.

Dion was a Bloomsburg...


Tuesday, August 24, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A 19-year-old town man was cited for underage drinking and public drunkenness after police say he was found asleep on a porch.

Bryan Badolato, 19, of 185...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tuesday, August 24, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Police Chief Roger Van Loan will be staying on until the end of the year, and a rank-and-file patrol officer will get to watch the interviews for his replacement, council members...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, August 23, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University spectators will be allowed at all athletic events with the current masking policy in place this season.

The current policy requires all vaccinated and...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sunday, August 22, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Police, ambulances and a water rescue crew raced to Boone’s Dam here Saturday afternoon after a bystander reported a kayaker had capsized and was flailing in the water.

But...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sunday, August 22, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — So far, eight students at Bloomsburg University have tested positive for the coronavirus, the school reported Friday.

Classes start Monday, and the school is requiring...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, August 22, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A 115-year-old beech tree that’s graced Market Street since the turn of the century is infected with a fungus and likely will die in the next few years.

Still, members of...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sunday, August 22, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — For the first time since Dec. 19, 2019, Sara Baker set up an art show booth to display her richly hued, handmade pottery bowls, mugs and cookware.

She spent last year...