News from Bloomsburg

 | By Melanie Aikins
Saturday, September 17, 2022

BLOOMSBURG -- Vandalism has been reported in Town Park, forcing officials to shut down the park's public bathrooms near the bandshell again, according to Director of Public Works John Fritz....


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Friday, September 16, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man stopped by police for driving erratically had a blood-alcohol level more than three times the legal limit, court papers said.

Edward Kenneth Kalbach, 52,...


 | By Melanie Aikins
Thursday, September 15, 2022

BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble is celebrating its 45th anniversary in conjunction with the opening night for “The Thin Place,” premiering 7:30 tonight at the Alvina Krause Theatre....


Thursday, September 15, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Two more police officers were approved for hire Monday night, bringing the Bloomsburg Police Department back up to its usual 18-officer staff.

Tori Fitzwater...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Thursday, September 15, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A man police said shot a store owner during a brawl on Main Street early Sunday was jailed after turning himself in.

Police said Kenneth Bruce Meeker, 21, of 214...


Thursday, September 15, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man was found guilty at trial Wednesday of sexually assaulting a young girl while living on Seventh Avenue in Briar Creek Township several years ago.

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Thursday, September 15, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick woman is accused of defrauding the SNAP food assistance program by failing to report earnings by her husband while collecting $2,840 in benefits from Feb. 1, 2020,...


Thursday, September 15, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Library officials are looking for input from the community to develop a “strategic plan” to improve services and programs.

Bloomsburg Public Library Director Lydia...


Thursday, September 15, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Downtown Bloomsburg Inc. plans two fall and Halloween train excursions Oct. 22.

The first at 10 a.m. features a costume contest, music and costumed characters.

The...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Wednesday, September 14, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A portion of Fort McClure Boulevard may become one way for more than a mile to make way for a bike and walk path, new plans show.

Engineers presented town officials with a...