The Honesdale Borough Council has hired a temporary replacement for Wayne Earley, who was fired on March 12. The replacement is Robert Bates of Honesdale. Read more
An enormous bank of book titles are now available as e-books at any of the Wayne County public libraries. Library patrons can now “borrow” the e-book for two weeks, after which the book disappears from your reader, although you can renew it for another two weeks. Read more
In an attempt to dispel rumors and reduce concerns, the Wayne Conservation District (WCD) is renewing efforts to provide education and assistance related to the recently released Manure Management Manual in Pennsylvania with two new workshops scheduled for May 3. Read more
Emphasis on repairing & restoring stone walls at Fox Hill Farm, 5-7:30pm, $5, under age 18 free. 570/253-5970, ext. 4110.
Learn to recognize & deal w/ stress at an informative health seminar at Visitor's Center, 4/19, 7-9pm, free. RSVP by 4/17: 570/253-5492.
Drive-through service at Texas #4 Fire Co., noon-2pm, $9. 570/253-0782 or 253-5467.
Celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation by President Lincoln in Central Park (across from the court house, corner of 9th & Court St.), noon. clear4teaparty.com.
Since Governor Tom Corbett signed into law HB 934, also known as the Photo Voter ID Bill, on March 14, county election coordinators, including Cindy Furman of the Wayne County bureau, are busy getting ready. Read more
Enjoy Easter cookies & a drink at the Little Duck House, 1-3pm, free. First 50 children receive a free gift. 570/352-3388.
Learn to grow your own gourmet Shiitake mushrooms at The Cooperage, 2 or 3:30pm, $15 incl. 1-yr. Delaware Highlands Mushroom Society membership. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org.