News from Bloomsburg

Sunday, February 7, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A car heading out of Bloomsburg drifted off the lane of Lightstreet Road and caught the snow, rolling over, police here said.

Carla Hess, 57, of Berwick...


Sunday, February 7, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — These property transfers were recorded at the Columbia County Courthouse from Dec. 21-31:

Beaver Township

• Donna Chiacchio, NBM Donna Diliberto...


Sunday, February 7, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Liz Masich of KEY Partners Realty LLC, recently received the award for Top Listing Agent and Top Selling Agent for 2020.

Masich had $7.4 million in...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, February 6, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County commissioners got a surprise recently when they learned the Civil War monument in downtown Bloomsburg they believed belonged to the town was, in fact, county-owned...


Saturday, February 6, 2021

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

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Friday, February 5, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Dr. Bashar Hanna is a president twice over.

Hanna, Bloomsburg University’s leader, also has been chosen interim president of Lock Haven University. The Pennsylvania State...


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...