Wayne County Historical Society bus trip to Newburgh w/ 2-hour narrated cruise on an authentic New Orleans paddle wheeler, 9/22, $50 members, $55 non-members. Bus leaves Rt. 6 Mall 8:30am, returns approx. 7pm. RSVP by 9/8: 570/253-3240.
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PA LCB) has plans to relocate the retail state liquor store which has been on Main Street since the state stores were first established, to the Route 6 Plaza in Texas Township. Read more
The members of the Honesdale Little Baseball Association’s 11-year-old team won five of their six games this year, to become state champs and win the Cal Ripken crown. The winning game came on July 18, and now the team moves on to the regional tournament, which is set to begin on August 3 in Monroe, NJ. The team was honored with a parade through town on July 21.
Traditional bluegrass at The Cooperage, doors open 6:45pm, show 7:30pm, by donation, BYOB. thecooperageproject.org or 570/253-2020.
Hosted by The Crackers at The Cooperage, doors open 6pm, open mic 7pm. thecooperageproject.org or 570/253-2020.
Designer/maker of sculptural hardwood furniture on display at The Hanson Gallery, 10am-5pm. 570/390-4420.
Pre-register your child & set appointment w/ guidance counselor for Wayne Highlands School District. 570/253-2046.
In an editorial in its Tuesday, July 10 edition, The Wayne Independent criticized the Wayne County commissioners for withholding information from the county coroner as to the cause of death of former Texas supervisor Jack McDonald, who died last week. The editorial called the commissioners’ action hypocritical, saying it deliberately intended to withhold information from the public, which has a right to know. Read more
Works by Jeffrey Stern on display at Maude Alley through 8/29, Sat./by appointment. 570/642-1404.
On July 4, 2012 missing juvenile William Harlos age 15 of Honesdale was located by police at a residence outside of the Borough. He was found by HPD Officers who where assisted by PSP Honesdale.
The Borough Police would like to thank the public and the media for their support and information in helping police locate Harlos.