Honesdale’s 50-year-old storm water problem could be solved soon. The borough has just received word from the PA Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) that an application for $431,095 to install a retention pond in one of three descending streams, the first phase of a storm water management system, has been approved. Read more
The Honesdale Borough Police obtained a warrant charging Jesus Martinez-Escobar, age 29, with Criminal Attempt to Commit Homicide, Aggravated Assault,Terroristic Threats and Recklessly Endangering Another Person. Read more
Mini-workshop w/ Brenda Seldin at The Sanctuary of Oils, 1-2:30pm. RSVP: 570/468-7350.
The Honesdale Borough Council has made the 2012 budget available for public inspection until February 7. The copy of the tentative budget is available for viewing at the borough building at 958 Main Street. The budget must be adopted by February 13. Read more
Explore holistic approaches to preventing & treating the common flu at Honesdale Wellness Center, 6:30pm, free (donations appreciated). Public welcome. 570/253-3469.
Intro to beekeeping at Wayne County Visitor's Center, 11am-3pm, free. Public welcome, refreshments. RSVP: 570/497-6402.
Educate the community on the dangers of gas drilling & fracking. Meet at Central Park (north side), 1pm.
Learn knitting basics at 14th St., 6:30-8pm. Transition Honesdale/SkillShare event. 570/253-8475.
Horse owners learn new info that benefits horses, farms & environment at Penn State Ext. office through 4/26 (4 sessions), 7-9:30pm, $45. RSVP: WayneExt@psu.edu or 570/253-5970.
Four sessions at Penn State Ext. office through 3/22, 6:15-9:15pm, $120. RSVP by 2/10: WayneExt@psu.edu or 570/253-5970, ext. 4110.