A Honesdale resident has been arrested in connection with the robbery of the Citizens Bank of Honesdale on Willow Avenue on February 20. According to the affidavit of probable cause, Steven French was arrested on March 1 after an investigation by the Honesdale Borough police and Pennsylvania State Police departments. Read more
Wayne County Chamber of Commerce, 6pm. Donation: $5, to help support Wayne County Arts Alliance's community events. Visit www.waynecountyartsalliance.org or call 570/390-4420.
The Cooperage, 3pm. Tickets: $15 advanced, $18 at the door. Raffle to benefit RiverFolk Concerts. Light fare from Willow River Cafe, BYOB. 845/252-6783.
DJ Joey C at The Cooperage, 7-10pm. 21+, BYOB event. Snacks available for purchase. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.
Members of a major drug ring have been arrested, according to PA Attorney General Kathleen Kane, and two of them live in Honesdale. A press release from Kane said that 20 people were arrested on February 22, as part of a two-and-a-half year investigation into the operation. Read more
At the commissioners meeting on February 21, the Wayne County Historical Society was granted permission by the commissioners to have access to the Old Stone Jail and the Bethel School for the tourism season. Read more
Police are still looking for a man who robbed the Citizens Savings Bank on Willow Avenue in Honesdale on February 20. Honesdale police chief Joseph LoBasso said the suspect is a white male who entered the bank and handed a teller a note demanding money. The note said the intruder had a gun. Read more
The Honesdale Area Pantry will be held behind the Tri County Beverage Building on Route 6, 10am-1pm. For an emergency need contact a social services agency.
The Wayne County Arts Alliance will present the 1955 French thriller “Diabolique” at the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce, 6pm. Donation: $5. The film will be preceded by a short introduction and followed by a discussion. Visit www.waynecountyartsalliance.org or call 570/390-4420.
On 02/20/2013 Honesdale Borough Police arrested 26 year old Andrew O’Donnell of Lake Ariel, for possession of Heroin. O’Donnell was found to be in possession of the Heroin at the Wayne County Probation/Parole Department, while there for an appointment. Read more