News from Bloomsburg

 | By Michael Lester
Sunday, August 30, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A non-profit development organization has launched plans to build condominiums in Bloomsburg and cottages in Rupert that it will market to buyers with moderate incomes.

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 | By Michael Lester
Sunday, August 30, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County Deputy Sheriff Kristie Rospendowski will seek more than $300,000 when her gender-discrimination lawsuit against Sheriff Tim Chamberlain goes to trial next month,...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, August 30, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — On Friday, just four days after Bloomsburg Area School District students returned for classroom instruction, a football player tested positive for COVID-19.

Now the entire...


Saturday, August 29, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University reported Friday that 29 more students have been diagnosed with COVID-19, bringing the school’s total to 119 cases.

Of those, 90 are students living in...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, August 29, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg Area High School student has tested positive for coronavirus, marking the first case since classes started Monday, officials say.

The state Health Department...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, August 29, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Long before Bloomsburg University announced Thursday it would switch to remote learning for most classes, students living in off-campus housing had committed to living in town....


Saturday, August 29, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University held a free food event for students meant to feed 200 people, but a spokesman said it was modified to keep students safe this year.

In a normal “non-...


 | By Michael Lester
Friday, August 28, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Beginning Monday, Bloomsburg University will shift nearly all student instruction to online courses in response to an outbreak of coronavirus cases just 10 days into the fall...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, August 27, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — In the past two days, Bloomsburg University has recorded 40 more COVID-19 cases among its students, pushing the total of BU-related cases to 90 less than two weeks after classes...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, August 26, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Two years after Ricardo Santos rolled his popular Mexican food truck into town, his much-anticipated brick-and-mortar restaurant, J Zapata, opens today.

Paper still covered...