News from Danville

 | By GERI GIBBONS
Saturday, May 28, 2022

DANVILLE — When the 2022 Special Olympics USA Games begin June 5 in Orlando, distance runner Maria Daniela Brandt will be among the athletes.

Brandt, 32, best known by her middle name...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Friday, May 27, 2022

DANVILLE — Borough police have closed the months-old case of an alleged violent sexual assault without naming a suspect.

The initial report said police were investigating a report of...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Friday, May 27, 2022

DANVILLE — The Danville Area School Board approved its 2022-2023 budget with a 2% tax increase at a special meeting Thursday.

The vote came after a contentious meeting Tuesday. Several...


Thursday, May 26, 2022

DANVILLE —A passenger in a vehicle stopped for inadequate lighting and an expired inspection was found to have marijuana, police said.

When officers said they could smell the odor of...


Wednesday, May 25, 2022

DANVILLE — Danville Area High School’s graduation ceremony will take place Friday, June 3, at 7 p.m.

Honor graduates are pictured on these pages.

The complete class list...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, May 25, 2022

DANVILLE — A woman who sent a relentless barrage of offensive and threatening texts and calls to her former supervisor at Geisinger was sentenced Tuesday to spend another month in prison, where...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Tuesday, May 24, 2022

DANVILLE — The Danville Area School District seems headed for a 4% increase in property taxes for the 2022-2023 school year, even after a work session Monday geared at finding possible...


Sunday, May 22, 2022

DANVILLE — Look for the Master Gardeners at open-air markets in the area.

They’ll be at the Ferry Street Growers’ Market at 330 Ferry St. in Danville on Saturday, June 4, and other...


Saturday, May 21, 2022

DANVILLE — A woman went to her ex-boyfriend’s rural home and threatened to kill his new girlfriend, police said.

Dawn Sweeney, 50, of 54 Kriner St., Danville, allegedly admitted going...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Friday, May 20, 2022

DANVILLE — Two of four administrative employees shared by the borough and its water/sewer authority might better be dedicated solely to the business of the authority, a member of its board has...