News from Bloomsburg

Sunday, August 15, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The parent company of First Columbia Bank & Trust Co. saw its net income in the first six months of the year jump 7% from the same period in 2020, according to a press release...


Sunday, August 15, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week:

Monday —N4Cs, Benton, 1:30-2:30 p.m.; Central Park Hotel, 2:45-3:30...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Saturday, August 14, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University students, faculty, and anyone visiting campus must wear masks indoors, regardless of whether they’ve been vaccinated, the university announced Friday.

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 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, August 14, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — New Census data shows Bloomsburg’s population has shrunk significantly in the past decade. Berwick is also slightly smaller, and so are most area counties.

The 14% drop in...


 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, August 13, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A local agency has proposed selling off one of its public housing units to a private landlord, putting the property back on the tax rolls while continuing to subsidize low-income...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, August 12, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — A workshop to discuss noise concerns about the new Bloomsburg Fair racetrack drew a mix of about 30 supporters and critics to Town Hall and via Zoom on Wednesday afternoon.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thursday, August 12, 2021

BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg University’s women’s soccer team is hosting one-day ID clinics today.

A camp is scheduled from 5-9 p.m.

For more information, contact coach Matt...


Wednesday, August 11, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — On Tuesday, the state Transportation Department entered a new phase of construction on the Route 487 reconstruction, which also means a new detour.

Here are the new...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wednesday, August 11, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University’s field hockey team is hosting a summer high school ID clinic today from 6-8 p.m. at Steph Pettit Stadium.

The clinic is reserved for high school...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, August 10, 2021

BLOOMSBURG — For the second time in three years, Bloomsburg Police Chief Roger Van Loan announced he would be resigning, effective Oct. 31.

The decision was accepted “with regret,” said...