In the spirit of generosity that characterizes the holiday season, an anonymous donor has given Dessin Animal Shelter in Honesdale a gift of $5,000 to support its Spay/Neuter Program for cats and kittens. “She approached us to help curb overpopulation, which is especially abundant in felines, and thought this would be a perfect time of year to ‘give back’ to the community,” said executive director Dara Coslett Granza. Read more
The Honesdale Borough Police are investigating a hit and run which occurred at approximately 10:00 p.m., on 12/08/11 at the intersection of North Main St. and West Park St. A black Saab driven by Mark Gola of Honesdale was stopped at the red light on North Main St., when he was rear ended by a maroon colored Chevrolet sedan, possibly a Corsica. The Chevy then fled the scene heading southbound on Main St. The Chevy should have front end damage including a broken head- light lens. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Honesdale Borough Police Department (570) 253-1900. Read more
"Christmas in Connecticut" holiday classic at Wayne County Chamber, 6:30pm, $5 suggested. 570/390-4420.
"Reclaiming the Holiday Season" at Chamber of Commerce bldg., 7pm.
Unite prayers w/ Catholics throughout the country in an effort to help bring the world back to Christ & bring an end to abortion at St. May Magdalen Church, 9pm-1am.
Begins at dusk. 570/253-5492.
Fun & festive holiday open house w/ Santa, music & refreshments at Gina Lenz Photography, 5-8pm, free. 570/253-5492.
Bring the kids & camera to Himalayan Institute, 5-7pm, free. 570/253-5492.
Holiday pizza party (all-you-can-eat) w/ Santa at Eleganté Restaurant, 12noon-2pm, $7.95, under age 1 free. RSVP: 570/253-3244.
Photos of your child, pet or both with Frosty the Snowman at The Cat's Pajamas, 11am-2pm, $10. Benefits Dessin Animal Shelter. 570/253-5492.