News from Bloomsburg

Saturday, July 23, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A woman caught on security video stealing a package from a mailbox had done it before, police allege.

Brandi N. Boyer, 42, of 351 Fetterman Ave.,...


 | By M.J. Mahon
Friday, July 22, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — The former AGAPE building on West Seventh Street here may become a homeless shelter that could take in up to 20 people a night, officials say.

The Columbia County Housing...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, July 22, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Police plan to prosecute a Berwick teen as an adult for his alleged role in a June crime spree officers say included a pair of robberies and the pistol-whipping of one victim....


Friday, July 22, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Six people charged as first offenders were allowed to enter Columbia County’s ARD probation on Wednesday.

The program gives defendants of nonviolent crimes a chance to...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, July 21, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A man will spend up to 23 months in county prison for his involvement in the beating and robbery of a rural Bloomsburg man in Hemlock Township last fall.

Nyreem Helton, 20...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thursday, July 21, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University is holding clinics today from 8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. for kids ages 8-12.

For more information, contact coach Mike Collins at 570-389-...


Thursday, July 21, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — An East Stroudsburg man was caught with a little more than 14 grams of marijuana here, police allege.

Marc Anthony Garcia was stopped at a police checkpoint on Lightstreet...


Thursday, July 21, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — A town man who allegedly took “too much prescription medication” was found to have two glass smoking pipes, the kind often used to ingest methamphetamine, police say.

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 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, July 20, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County may apply for $3.2 million in state funds to finance housing for the homeless at a location in Bloomsburg.

The goal is to build something similar to The...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wednesday, July 20, 2022

BLOOMSBURG — The intersection at Fifth and East streets will be reopening this week, possibly today, and traffic heading toward Main Street will shift to a different lane as contractors...