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Damascus

Rummage sale

June 27, 2014
June 28, 2014

Annual rummage sale at the Damascus Manor United Methodist Church, 9am-2pm. Sponsored by the United Methodist Women. Lunch available. 570/224-4217 or 570/729-8320.

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570-224-4217

Penny social

May 3, 2014

Penny social at Damascus Community Center, Conklin Hill Rd., doors open 5:30pm, drawing at 7pm. Hot dogs, cold drinks, coffee, tea available. Benefits Conklin Hill Union Church maintenance fund.

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Damascus Community Center

Bake sale

May 20, 2014

"What's for Dinner?" Election Day bake sale and hoagie sale at the Unity Grange Hall, 554 Galilee Rd. Bake sale begins at 12 noon, hoagie sale begins at 3pm. Benefits Tri-Gal 4-H Club.

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Melissa Rutledge

Square dance

May 24, 2014

Second annual Memorial Day weekend square dance at the Unity Grange Hall, 554 Galilee Rd., 7-11pm. $10/person includes refreshments. Door prizes. Music by Just Us.

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Melissa Rutledge

Cinderella the Musical

March 21, 2014
March 22, 2014

Cinderella the Musical at the Damascus Middle School, 7pm. $3 adults, $1 students, children 3 and under free. 570/224-4114.

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Damascus School

Cookie pick

February 15, 2014

A cookie pick will be held at the Dime Bank, 9am-12 noon. Sponsored by the Damascus United Methodist Charge to benefit mission projects. 570/224-4217 or 570/729-8320.

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The Dime Bank

Cookie pick

February 14, 2014

A cookie pick will be held at the Dime Bank, 9am-6pm. Sponsored by the Damascus United Methodist Charge to benefit mission projects. 570/224-4217 or 570/729-8320.

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The Dime Bank

Cell towers approved for Damascus

The Damascus supervisors voted unanimously on December 16 to approve conditional-use applications for a corporation looking to construct two broadband cellular towers in the township.
The next step for Cellco Partnership, doing business as Verizon Wireless, is to file land-use development applications with Damascus. If those are approved, building permits would be sought by the company.  Read more

In Damascus, all roads lead to hardship

Finding the wherewithal to maintain, repair and rebuild its 116 miles of paved and unpaved roads is nothing new to Damascus Township. It’s been a challenge for as long as the roads have been there. But in the wake of hurricanes Irene and Sandy, a recession that now looks suspiciously like a lifestyle, and unparalleled fiscal constraints in Washington, Harrisburg and Wayne County, road upkeep seems to be an impossible dream.  Read more

Damascus considers tower, budget

Verizon has submitted conditional-use applications for the installation of two broadband communications towers, one to be located on Jurgensen Road near Callicoon, NY and the other to be located on MacCubbins Road in Beach Lake. The announcement came from Damascus Township Board of Supervisors Chairman Jeffrey Dexter at the board’s October 21 monthly meeting.  Read more

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