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Damascus gets extension

The chairman of the Damascus town supervisors, Jeff Dexter, has expressed concern that the township needed more time to revise it storm water management plan. Recently, it was given such an extension, as were other townships with the same problem.  Read more

Penny social

September 8, 2012

Community Center, doors open 6pm, drawing 7pm. 50/50, refreshments. 570/224-4217 or 729-8320.

Grant Sheard presentation

August 28, 2012

"Beginnings of Boyds Mills" hosted by Damascus Township Historical Society at the community center, 7pm.

'Roads to Galilee' presentation

July 24, 2012

Slide show & discussion about history of Damascus Township villages & hamlets at the community center, 7pm. 570/224-4535.

Vacation Bible school

July 16, 2012

Music, crafts, games, Bible stories, snacks & "Ocho" the octopus for ages 4-6th grade at United Methodist Church through 7/20, 5:45-8:15pm, free. Come early for picnic supper, 5pm, free. 570/224-6781.

Historical lecture

June 26, 2012

Damascus Township Historical Society presentation: "Tyler Hill and Along the Cochecton Turnpike" w/ Ralph Smith at the community center, 7pm.

Rummage sale

June 29, 2012
June 30, 2012

United Methodist Church, 9am-2pm. 570/224-4217 or 729-8320.

Memorial Day program

May 28, 2012

Veterans Memorial (near Society Bldg.), 11am. Speaker: Joseph Davis, honoring Frank Paulson. 570/224-4535.

Craft fair

May 12, 2012

Community Center, 9am-3pm. Benefits the community center. 570/729-8320.

Large subdivision approved for dairy farmers; site of former farmland village that never was

Lawrence O’Reilly, a retired dairy farmer from St. Joseph, and his son Thomas, received approval for a large subdivision of 1030 acres in Tyler Hill. Lawrence appeared before the supervisors on April 16, without his son, who is a dairy farmer, and could not attend due to farming duties.  Read more

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