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Honesdale hit and run

The Honesdale Borough Police are investigating a hit and run accident which occurred on 1/3/12 near the intersection of Rt. 191 and Rt. 670 sometime in the evening hours. A vehicle traveling southbound from Rt. 191 near the intersection of 191 and 670 went off the right side of the roadway into the yard at a residence on North Main Street.  Read more

Delaware Highlands Mushroom Society meeting

January 18, 2012
February 15, 2012
March 21, 2012
April 18, 2012
May 16, 2012
June 20, 2012

Bring photos, questions, stories & guests to Honesdale Wellness Center, 3rd Wed./mo., 7pm. dhms.weebly.com.

Sunday night cinema

March 18, 2012
March 25, 2012
April 1, 2012
April 8, 2012
April 15, 2012
April 22, 2012
April 29, 2012
May 6, 2012
May 13, 2012
May 20, 2012

Wayne County Arts Alliance spring film series featuring movies about food & dining at Cinema 6, 8:15pm, $5 suggested. Discussion follows. 570/390-4420.

Ethnobotany study group

January 12, 2012 - February 23, 2012

Learn about local wild plants, American folk medicine, Native American herbal medicine, traditional Chinese medicine & more at Honesdale Wellness Center, Thurs., 7pm. 845/418-6257.

Wayne County Geneology Group meeting

January 26, 2012 - October 25, 2012

Wayne County Public Library, 4th Thurs./mo., 4:30-5:30pm. 570/253-5468.

CraftLuck! Repair what you wear

January 12, 2012

Learn to fix clothing problems at 14th St., 6:30-8:30pm. Bring snack/drink to share, clothing that need mending, needles, thread, scraps. RSVP: skillshare@transitionhonesdale.org or 570/253-8475.

Vegetable gardening course for beginners

February 7, 2012
February 14, 2012
February 21, 2012
February 28, 2012

Four-week course through 2/28 at Wayne County Park Street Complex, 6-8pm, $20/series, $7/single class, under 18 free. RSVP: 570/253-5970, ext. 4110.

Honesdale domestic assualt

On 12/27/11 at approx. 8:56 p.m., The Honesdale Borough Police arrested Joseph Bennett, 47 from Honesdale, after he assaulted a female victim age 40 from Honesdale at their residence in the Borough. During the incident, Bennett also struck Billy DeGraw, 32 from Honesdale, in the face when he tried to assist the victim. Bennett was arraigned on charges of Simple Assault and Harassment before MDJ Carney and was released on $10, 000 unsecured bail. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for 01/04/12.

New businesses opening in Honesdale; tough times don’t stop them

Business is booming. It must be, because five new businesses opened in Honesdale since the summer. One would think since the county and the nation are in the midst of one of the most persistent recession since the 1930s, it would be the worst time to launch a new business venture. Not so, says the majority of the new business owners.  Read more

Open house

April 21, 2012

New exhibits, entertainment & refreshments at Wayne County Historical Society, 4-7pm, free. Museum admission: members free, non-members $5, Wed.-Sun. 570/253-5468.

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