As they did earlier this year, Wayne County library officials came before the Pike County Commissioners saying they deserve Pike funding because a large portion of their patrons are Pike residents. Read more
The victim of a teacher convicted of molesting a third-grade student is seeking restitution from the teacher that was convicted of molesting many years ago. In 2006, Thomas Matthews, a former teacher at Shohola Elementary School, was convicted of various charges after students testified about how he put his hands under their clothing. Read more
The Ann Street School annual Spaghetti Dinner at The Milford United Methodist Church. Catered by Harford Street Eatery. Includes spaghetti, meatballs, salad, bread, beverages and homemade desserts. Adults $8, children $5. There will be a 5:30pm and a 7pm seating. Reservations are preferred. 570/296-6124.
A group of military veterans calling themselves “Tim’s Support Team” is sponsoring an October 27 spaghetti dinner from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Marsch-Kellogg American Legion Post in Milford. The $15 donations would go to raise funds to assist the family of Tim Flaherty, an Army combat veteran of the Afghanistan war with four-plus tours. Read more
Pike County Historical Society to host Halloween Party, 6-10pm. Music, dancing, tricks and treats. Costume contests. All ages welcome. Admission $10. 570/296-8126.
“Where else would these women go? Thank you for doing what you do, for opening your hearts to complete strangers,” Pike County Commissioners Chair Rich Caridi said in presenting a proclamation commending the domestic violence intervention work of Safe Haven of Pike County (SHPC). Read more
The renowned musical "Godspell" at the Milford Theatre, 113 E. Catherine St., 2pm. Tickets: $20, available online at www.MilfordTheatre.com; at Phoenix East, 322 Broad St., Milford; or at the door. Fauchere Hotel offers pre-show dinner/ticket combo: call 570/409-1212 for dinner reservations.
The renowned musical "Godspell" at the Milford Theatre, 113 E. Catherine St., 7:30pm. Tickets: $20, available online at www.MilfordTheatre.com; at Phoenix East, 322 Broad St., Milford; or at the door. Fauchere Hotel offers pre-show dinner/ticket combo: call 570/409-1212 for dinner reservations.
Some of the fee money collected by the county from property owners last week went back to the community to help build new homes for those who might not be able to afford them otherwise. Read more
The 14th annual Black Bear Festival in Milford is not only for film buffs and art lovers; it’s also good for the local economy, said founding president Jerry Beaver at the pre-festival press conference on September 17 in the old Milford Theatre that is once again going to host the event. He was referring to the many visitors who come to use local hotels, restaurants and other facilities during the festival. Read more