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Posted on: April 4, 2019

Wayne County Awards Long-Awaited Bids for Pantry Facility

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HONESDALE (April 4, 2019) – It has been several years in the making, but with the awarding of bids today, the Newfoundland Food Pantry Project finally received the green light. The Wayne County Commissioners awarded nearly $250,000 in construction bids at...

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Posted on: January 24, 2019

State Encourages Seniors to Seek Property Tax\Rent Rebate

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HARRISBURG — The PA Department of Revenue started accepting application forms for the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program for eligible Pennsylvanians to begin claiming rebates on property taxes or rent paid in 2018. Revenue Secretary Dan Hassell ann...

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

H'dale Man Accused of Attempted Homicide in Child Abuse Case

HONESDALE -- Wayne County District AttorneyPatrick L. Robinson announced the arrest of Dustin Michael Hazen, 27, of Honesdale, for Criminal Attempt Homicide (F), Strangulation (F2), Aggravated Assault-Victim Less Than 13 and Defendant older than 18 (F1), ...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Reckless Behavior Leads to $7K in Restitution, Prison Time

HONESDALE – Wayne County President Judge Janine Edwards and Senior Judge Raymond Hamill handed down the following sentences in the County of Common Pleas on Thursday, April 11, according the office of District Attorney Patrick Robinson.

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

Safety Fair Focuses on Dangers Facing Children

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HONESDALE (May 16, 2017) – The world presents many dangers, especially for children, and the eighth annual Wayne County Safety Fair for Kids helps families better understand those potential threats.

The free event Saturday, May 11, from 10 am to 1 pm at th...

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Posted on: December 24, 2018

PA Link To Community Care

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Do you or someone you know need services? The new PA Link to Community Care website is designed to help persons with disabilities and seniors find information that will connect them to supports and services in their community. Consumers and family members...

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Posted on: April 22, 2019

County, Clean Energy Co-op Partner on New Solar Project

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HONESDALE -- The Wayne County Commissioners signed a Memorandum of Understanding and letter of intent to enter into a "solar lease" for a proposed 34.5 kilowatt photovoltaic array on the roof of the Stourbridge Project at 646 Park Street in Hone...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Contractor Completes Refit of Courthouse Annex Elevator

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HONESDALE -- Individuals requiring handicap access to the Wayne County Courthouse no longer need to use alternate means of accessing the upper stories of the Annex building beginning today.

As part of an overall energy-saving restoration at the courthouse,...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Wayne Commissioners Earn UDC Accolade for Hankins Pond Work

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NARROWSBURG (NY) -- The Upper Delaware Council will honor the Wayne County Commissioners among those who have enhanced the quality of life or protected the resources of the Upper Delaware River Valley at its 31st Annual Awards Ceremony on Sunday, April 28...

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Posted on: April 4, 2019

Wayne County Awards Bids for Long-Awaited Pantry Facility

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HONESDALE (April 4, 2019) – It has been several years in the making, but with the awarding of bids today, the Newfoundland Food Pantry Project finally received the green light. The Wayne County Commissioners awarded nearly $250,000 in construction bids at...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Electronic Recycling Event Benefits YMCA

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HONESDALE -- The Wayne County YMCA, Honesdale National Bank, Wayne County Fair & Advanced Recovery, Inc. host an electronics recycling event for both businesses and households on Saturday, April 27 at the Wayne County Fairgrounds.

Households can pay $2...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Wayne Conservation Annual Report Details Invasive Species Plans

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HONESDALE – The Wayne Conservation District welcomes two new employees during 2018 and the ramping up of the Dirt, Gravel & Low Volume Roads Program, Wayne Conservation District Director Jamie Knecht states in the 2018 Annual Report.

With the...

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Posted on: March 27, 2019

Farm Service Agency Loans Available for 2018 Flood Losses

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PENNSYLVANIA -- US Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 33 Pennsylvania counties as primary natural disaster areas. While Wayne County has not been named as one of them, producers are also eligible to apply for emergency loans in Wayne and the ot...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Electronic Recycling Event Benefits YMCA

A blue recycling container brimming with old electronics like cell phones and computer parts.

HONESDALE -- The Wayne County YMCA, Honesdale National Bank, Wayne County Fair & Advanced Recovery, Inc. host an electronics recycling event for both businesses and households on Saturday, April 27 at the Wayne County Fairgrounds.

Households can pay $2...

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Posted on: April 5, 2019

Wayne County Awards Bids for Long-Awaited Pantry Facility

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HONESDALE – It has been several years in the making, but with the awarding of bids On April 4, the Newfoundland Food Pantry Project finally received the green light. The Wayne County Commissioners awarded nearly $250,000 in construction bids at ...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Electronic Recycling Event Benefits YMCA

A blue recycling container brimming with old electronics like cell phones and computer parts.

HONESDALE -- The Wayne County YMCA, Honesdale National Bank, Wayne County Fair & Advanced Recovery, Inc. host an electronics recycling event for both businesses and households on Saturday, April 27 at the Wayne County Fairgrounds.

Households can pay $2...

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