News from Bloomsburg

Thursday, January 16, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble presents the third show of its 42nd season, “The Children” by Lucy Kirkwood. The three-person play stars Elizabeth Dowd, James Goode ...


Thursday, January 16, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University announces these local students were named to the fall dean’s list:

Jennifer Anderson of Bloomsburg, majoring in Mid Level Education...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thursday, January 16, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Laurie McCants says she never regretted forgoing the neon lights of Broadway to pursue theater off Main Street here in small-town Pennsylvania.

And in the end she found...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, January 15, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — The Bakers Guild, a small cafe born from the ashes of a devastating downtown fire six years ago, has closed.

Citing a decline in sales and foot traffic, and a town “...


Wednesday, January 15, 2020

BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg University has announced the names of Professional Experience Grant (PEG) recipients for the 2019-20 academic year. Professional Experience Grants (PEGs) help students...


Wednesday, January 15, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — On Jan. 4 at the Bloomsburg American Legion Post 273, six veterans were awarded Quilts of Valor. Their military stories follow:

Paul Bejge r, Bloomsburg...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tuesday, January 14, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Rylee Klinger was one of four Bloomsburg players to finish in double figures, notching a game-high 19 points, and the Panthers hunkered down on defense in the...


Tuesday, January 14, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Conservation District, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Farm Service Agency and Pheasants Forever are holding a Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program...


 | By Julye Wemple
Monday, January 13, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A three-story Victorian home went up in flames Sunday morning, but a quick response by firefighters may have saved the historic 19th-century house.

Crews were called to the...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sunday, January 12, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Farmer and longtime Bloomsburg Fair director Randy Karschner was elected its newest president in a landslide victory Saturday.

Karschner beat out Dave Millard,...