News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, August 5, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — It was business as usual for the town’s historic review board Tuesday night, despite recent calls for the board to undergo broad changes in an effort to lessen the burden it puts...


Wednesday, August 5, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A project to improve two railroad crossings in town will shut down two intersections from Saturday through Aug. 12.

Motorists should avoid the area of Market Street between...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, August 4, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — Columbia County Prison is getting an upgrade to its closed circuit surveillance system and its showers, but officials say those updates aren’t connected to a recent inmate death....


Monday, August 3, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — State Rep. David Millard will host a drive-thru Senior Expo Aug. 12 from 9-11 a.m. at the fairgrounds here, rain or shine.

Columbia County seniors will...


 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, July 31, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A 27-year-old woman with a long history of drug abuse and arrests hung herself in a shower stall in Columbia County Prison on Wednesday night, officials say.

Brandi Lynn...


Friday, July 31, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — With the good health of the people in our community as by far the most important factor, The Exchange, Downtown Bloomsburg Inc. (DBI), and the Town of Bloomsburg have decided that...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thursday, July 30, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — The cancellation of this year’s Bloomsburg Fair will cost the town dearly — about $220,000, officials tallied.

It’s not just the fair —all activities on the fairgrounds...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thursday, July 30, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg AYSO Region 504/UK International soccer camp for players ages 4-16 will be held from 5-8 p.m. today through Friday at the Streater Fields.

To register...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, July 29, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — After months of uncertainty, Bloomsburg Fair announced Tuesday it has canceled this year’s event because of the coronavirus pandemic, saying the “concern for the health and safety...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, July 29, 2020

BLOOMSBURG — A plan for Bloomsburg University students to return to campus this fall had one “glaring” omission, officials say.

The “Back to Bloom” guidelines presented to Town Council...