I am working a lot with screen, especially to get to remote hosts and do many operations at once.
The thing that was irritating me a lot, was the fact that I had to set the titles of windows manually after logging in via ssh.
I have found a method to overcome this problem though. Firstly, you have to put this line in your ~/.bashrc file.
Secondly, to get a nice status bottomline when you start screen, you have to set it in ~/.screenrc. I am using this set of customizations:
Nothing better than a screenshot huh? Ok, here you are, THE RESULT: