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
The date has changed, but the arguments remained pretty much the same on September 12 when Delaware Valley School District officials considered their options for the students at Delaware Valley Elementary School (DVES). Read more
Childcare Provider Workshop at the Pike County Administration Building, 6:30-8:30pm. Better kid care topic: Responsive curriculum to help preschoolers effectively deal with conflict. Fee: $5 per person. 570/296-3400, email PikeExt@psu.edu.
Looking for a change in the way budget money is divided, a spokesman for the Hawley Library came before the Pike County Commissioners last Wednesday asking for a bigger piece of the county’s library funding. Read more