On Monday 07/11/2011 Honesdale Borough Police responded to the area of 130 Grandview Avenue for a two car crash. A 2007 Doge Nitro, being operated by 73 year old Robert Dougher of Honesdale, was traveling east on Grandview Avenue. Dougher began to slow down to turn right into a parking lot.
As Dougher began to turn, a 2003 Hyundai Santa Fe, being operated by 20 year old Matthew Hafler of Honesdale, impacted the rear of Dougher’s vehicle. Hafler stated he took his eyes off the road, and when he looked back in front of him, he was unable to avoid Dougher’s vehicle. Read more
Napkin dispensers outside The Gravity Ice Cream store on 6th Street in Honesdale were lit on fire sometime between the night of July 4 and early morning of July 5. The dispensers were hanging on the wall outside the store. The fire extinguished itself within the dispensers, without causing damage to the building. The person who lit the fire is not known at this time. Read more
Support the library & indulge your inner fashionista on the front lawn of Wayne County Public Library during regular hours. 570/253-1220.
Tour sites Brownscombe frequented, 8/5, 4pm, Wayne County Visitors Center, lower parking lot, $10 Historical Society members, $15 non-members. Tour ends at the museum w/ exhibits of Brownscombe's works. RSVP by 7/30: 570/253-3240.
An environmental group active in this area for the last three years is training four high school students to do free energy assessments of homes in Wayne and Pike counties. Read more
Learn to carve or improve skills at Cherry Ridge Campground. 570/448-9017.
Behind Tri-County Beverage Bldg., 10am-1pm. 570/253-4262.
Discussion re: economic independence in Central Park, 12noon. clear4teaparty.com.
Prizes for prettiest, craziest & most creative muumuu in Central Park, 7/22, 7:30pm. RSVP by 7/19: 570/253-5006.
Wayne County Chamber of Commerce, 2:30-5:30. Donations benefit Habitat for Humanity of Wayne County. 570/224-6206.