Local Democratic Candidate Dies Day Before Election

After a prolonged illness, the democratic candidate, Ed Giannattasio, for the 109th district of Columbia County passed away on Monday. Ed was called to serve by the violent attempt to invalidate the results of the 2020 election, not because he wanted the post or the...

Shapiro’s Day One Promise

Josh Shapiro visited Bloomsburg on November 3rd, just five days out from the election. The stop was a part of Josh Shapiro and Austin Davis's Bus tour throughout Pennsylvania to rally one last push for the Governorship. As the Democrats hope to keep Pennsylvania from...

Up-and-Coming River Trail Being Built in Bloomsburg

This is a student-made press release for the Bloomsburg Mayor, Justin Hummel, which was made by Amy Carpenter who has been recently doing PR tactics work regarding the mayor as her client. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                ...
Obituary for Marlena DiRenzo.

Obituary for Marlena DiRenzo.

On Dec. 24, 2020, Marlena DiRenzo of Minersville, Pa. lost her life in a car accident at approximately 11:30 a.m. Marlena was a member of the Tri Alpha Honor Society and made Dean’s List nearly every single semester. The loss of this young, beautiful life is mourned...

Pro-Trump protest this Saturday to fight voter fraud

Pro-Trump protest this Saturday to fight voter fraud

Bloomsburg students received emails around noon today labeled “Community Event Alert” warning of a potential protest this Saturday. While avoiding details, it did brief students on the importance of free speech while instructing to respect COVID-19 precautions. However, the protest is one tackling an especially controversial topic in America right now — voter fraud.

Dr. Moschgat’s legacy at Bloomsburg

Dr. Moschgat’s legacy at Bloomsburg

A professor can choose the way they impact their students. They may show up and do their job - teach. But, at the end of the day, they can choose to stop there. Dr. Moschgat did teach, and he taught well - with passion and enthusiasm. But he also went miles beyond...

PSAC Cancels Sports for Fall 2020

PSAC Cancels Sports for Fall 2020

The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference announced on Wednesday morning that sporting events will not be held during the fall semester due to COVID-19 concerns.  PSAC commissioner Steve Murray said in a press release, “[I]t has become apparent that the safe conduct...

Pass/Fail: All You Need to Know!

Pass/Fail: All You Need to Know!

*Editor's note: The following information was obtained from Bloomsburg University's PDF on pass/fail protocol for the Spring 2020 *COVID-19* semester. Your questions can likely be answered here! Below is a series of Frequently Asked Questions and their associated...