News from Danville

Sunday, November 15, 2015

DANVILLE — Dr. Christine W. Du, M.D., recently joined Geisinger Health System as an associate transplant surgeon.

She sees patients at Geisinger Medical Center;...


Sunday, November 15, 2015

DANVILLE — Service 1st Federal Credit Union’s Vice President Accounting and Operations, Christopher Court, is among 16 new credit union executives selected to take part in the...


 | By Chris Krepich
Saturday, November 14, 2015

DANVILLE — A Danville woman escaped injury Friday when her car struck the stone wall of a flower bed at Puff’s, police say.

Elizabeth Bankes, 72, was pulling into the store’s lot, Mill...


 | By Chris Krepich
Wednesday, November 11, 2015

DANVILLE — Full-time officers here will receive 2 percent raises each year of a new five-year police contract.

And the starting wage for full-timers will be $40,000 under the deal,...


Sunday, November 8, 2015

DANVILLE — Kurt Wrobel has been named chief financial officer and chief actuary for Geisinger Health Plan.

In his new role, Wrobel is responsible for budgeting,...


 | By Gary Pang
Sunday, November 8, 2015

DANVILLE — A CVS employee prevented a black customer from using a locked restroom because the toilet was clogged, not due to racism, company lawyers say.

Pharmacy technician Nancy...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Friday, November 6, 2015

DANVILLE — A Danville-area man smothered his girlfriend with a pillow three separate times during an argument, causing her to fear for her life, police say.

Gerald C. Freed, 36, of 5...


 | By Chris Krepich
Thursday, November 5, 2015

DANVILLE — A Danville man who smashed his bicycle into a Mill Street storefront window has now been charged with DUI, police say.

David A. Parrotte, 38, of 297 Mill St. left some hair...


Wednesday, November 4, 2015

DANVILLE — Young male athletes don’t do enough to protect themselves against testicular injury, a study by Geisinger Health System urologists suggests.

Less than 13 percent of the study...


 | By Chris Krepich
Wednesday, November 4, 2015

DANVILLE — Danville Area School Board’s president is out and two new directors are in.

According to unofficial results, Allan Schappert was the odd man out as six...