Play Scrabble at the Wayne County Visitors Center, 303 Commercial Street, 2:30pm. Donations to benefit Habitat for Humanity of Wayne County. 570/224-6206.
In an effort to engage and educate the public the Wayne County Commissioners will make a series of “State of the County” road tours this month. The series of seven dates began September 10 in Damascus and will continue into the last week of the month. Read more
The Honesdale Borough Police are investigating a burglary that occurred at Bold’s Florist, 259 Willow Ave. Read more
It was Wayne County Commissioners’ Chair Brian Smith’s “extreme pleasure,” on August 29 to honor one of the county’s most active public servants and volunteers, Jane Varcoe. “The people of the county,” he said, “want to recognize you for all the hard work and dedication.” Read more
Lawyers for a man accused of staging his wife’s death have asked that an interview conducted by police that lasted several hours not be shown to the jury. At a pretrial hearing on August 28, lawyers William Peters and Robert Buttner said police violated their client’s constitutional rights because, during the interview, the 72-year-old Robert Jufer was never read his Miranda Rights and was never told he was free to leave should he choose to do so. Read more
Neil Waldman will be launching his new book "Al and Teddy" at The Cooperage at 1030 Main Street, 1-3pm. 570/253-2020.
The Stoneworks Learning Center, a not-for-profit community enrichment organization, will hold an inaugural open house event at its new location, 1036 Rear Main Street, 2-6pm.
Wayne County Historical Society's Sundays at the Museum Series presents author William Katz, 2-3pm. Katz will discuss his book, “The Lincoln Brigade.” 570/253-3240.
The best business of the day at the August 22 meeting of the Wayne County Commissioners came after the conclusion of the their regular agenda. Read more
A Honesdale man has been arrested for growing pot plants both inside and outside of his home at 20 Oregon Turnpike. Read more