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    Monday, May 20, 2019
    Mick’s Buzz Off For Cancer Event at Mick’s Barber Shop, June 29 Join us at Mick's Barber Shop at 511 Main Street in Honesdale for the 5th Biennial Mick's Buzz Off For Cancer on Saturday, June 29, 2019 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm.  Ask family & friends to make a donation in exchange for your promise to have your hair buzzed. Can't brave the buzz? Sponsor a "buzzee" or simply make a general donation! A ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
    Friday, May 17, 2019
    The Dime Bank Stock Market Challenge Celebration  Hawley, PA / May 17, 2019 – The Stock Market Challenge cel­ebration luncheon was held on May 10, 2019 to honor the local schools, teachers, and students who spent ten weeks learn­ing about investing in the stock market. The Wayne and Pike Stock Market Challenge program, sponsored by The Dime Bank, and run through The Pennsylvania Council on ...read more
    Friday, May 17, 2019
    Pocono Arts Council Announces Winners of Members’ Exhibition 2019 Stroudsburg, PA – The Pocono Arts Council is pleased to present the Members' Exhibition 2019 to be held at 701 Main Street, Suite 402 in Stroudsburg, May 18-June 8, 2019. Gallery hours are by appointment. Held every May, this celebration of members’ creativity is a Pocono Arts Council tradition. This year, 50 member ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
    Thursday, May 16, 2019
     Ted Radu Noted Certified Financial PlannerHonesdale, PA – David Raven, President and CEO of The Honesdale National Bank, announced Ted Radu, HNB Trust Specialist, is now vetted as a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (CFP)™ professional (CFP®).  The CFP® is a formal recognition of expertise in the areas of financial planning, taxes, insurance, estate planning, and retirement.  In making the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, May 16, 2019
    The Cooperage Project 1030 Main Street Honesdale, PA 18431 570.253.2020 info@thecooperageproject.org   For Immediate Release Contact: RyanneJennings, 570.253.2020   The Cooperage Project Presents New AT THE FARM Series at Second District Vineyard and Hops Farm, Kickoff May 25     The Cooperage Project is bringing its educational programming and entertainment to Second District ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 15, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Craig Lukatch tel: 570-689-9494 |cell: 570-956-2998 | craig.lukatch@lacawac.org Science on Tap Series Slated for May 23 Lake Ariel, PA (May 2019) – The popular Science on Tap series returns for 2019 at the Wallenpaupack Brewing Company. Science on Tap is a monthly gathering in Wayne and Pike Counties that features public discussion on engaging science topics. ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Human Interest
    Wednesday, May 15, 2019
    The Cooperage Project 1030 Main Street Honesdale, PA 18431 570.253.2020 info@thecooperageproject.org   For Immediate Release   Contact: Ryanne Jennings, 570.253.2020   Attached: Essential Oils Image   Natural Solutions and Supportive Strategies for Lyme Disease Workshop, May 19   Join us for an educational and fun afternoon at The Cooperage on Sunday, May 19 at 11:00am learning how ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Human Interest
    Wednesday, May 15, 2019
    The Cooperage Project 1030 Main Street Honesdale, PA 18431 570.253.2020 info@thecooperageproject.org   For Immediate Release   Contact: Ryanne Jennings, 570.253.2020   Contra Dance at The Cooperage, May 25   Bring a partner with you or find a partner here, all are welcome on Saturday, May 25 for our monthly Contra Dance! Live music by Cherry Orchard!   Caller Laurie ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Chamber, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 15, 2019
    Northeastern Pennsylvania Health Care Foundation Awards  $15,000 Grant to The Northeast Regional Cancer InstituteSCRANTON, PA – The Northeastern Pennsylvania Health Care Foundation awarded the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute a $15,000 grant. The grant was awarded in 2018. This investment will support the work of the Community-Based Cancer Screening Navigation Program for underserved ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Human Interest
    Wednesday, May 15, 2019
    Upper Delaware Scenic & Recreational River Seeks Volunteers to beWatershed StewardsBEACH LAKE, PA – If you are someone who enjoys spending time outdoors, consider yourself tobe a “people person”, and find yourself with some extra time on your hands, then signing up tobe a Watershed Steward may be the perfect opportunity for you! The National Park Service,Upper Delaware Scenic & ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
    Monday, May 13, 2019
    WMH Auxiliary Check Elicits WOWs!   (Honesdale, May 13, 2019)…The Wayne Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, often cited by hospital administrators as “the hardest working Auxiliary in the state,” presented the hospital with a check for $140,000 at the annual volunteer luncheon on May 3rd at Central House, Beach Lake.  “Wow, this is great!” said Wayne Memorial Hospital CEO David Hoff, adding with ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
    Monday, May 13, 2019
    Presented by The Cooperage Project and Wayne County Arts Alliance Donations collected at the door Doors open at 7:30pm BYOB On May 18, The Elements Lakewood Music & Arts Festival will be hosting a pre-party and preview of their upcoming immersive festival this Memorial Day Weekend in Wayne County! Featuring DJ’s from the festival lineup, roving performing artists in costume, and outdoor silent ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Human Interest
    Monday, May 13, 2019
    For Immediate Release Contact: Ryanne Jennings, 570.253.2020   Shakespeare on Film: Richard II, May 30   On Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 7:00pm there will be a film screening of Richard II as part of the Such Sweet Thunder: Shakespeare's Plays on Film Series. Dr. Robert Dugan will introduce the play with a brief background and orientation. “The Such Sweet Thunder" series has screened 28 plays ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Chamber, Press Release
    Wednesday, May 01, 2019
    BETHANY, PA — On Sunday, May 19, Bethany Borough will celebrate the grand reopening of its 1930s bandshell, which stands at the south end of the borough’s Central Park. Over time the historic structure, which was built nearly 80 years ago to host outdoor entertainment events, had fallen into disrepair. Thanks to a community effort carried out over several years, the bandshell has undergone ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Chamber, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 17, 2019
    (Honesdale, PA -- April 16, 2019)… Have your voice heard regarding healthcare services most needed within your community! Wayne Memorial Hospital (WMH) and Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers (WMCHC) are asking the public to complete an internet survey as part of a 2019 Community Health Needs Assessment. In addition to offering valuable input, those filling out the survey may also be eligible ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, March 28, 2019
    We invite you to join top policymakers, along with business and community leaders from throughout the area at The Pike County Chamber of Commerce “State of the County” dinner to be held on May 16, 2019 at 5:30 p.m. at Woodloch Pines Resort in Hawley, PA.  The Pike County Chamber’s Board of Directors are very excited to announce the lineup of featured speakers at our “State of the County” ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
    Thursday, March 28, 2019
    (Honesdale, March 28, 2019)… High five for the 2019 Honesdale High School Hornets basketball teams! Once again, they took to the courts to raise awareness and fight cancer in their annual Shooting for a Cure games. The boys’ and girls’ “Hoops for Hope” games (formerly “Think Pink” for the girls) this past winter raised $1500 for the hospital’s Chemotherapy & Infusion Clinic. The teams’ motto was ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
    Wednesday, March 27, 2019
    Women Only Luncheon Symposium- You’re invited!   (Honesdale, March 26, 2019)… “It’s a day designed to enrich your life with a renewed sense of health and vitality through a delightful combination of serious and fun workshops,” says Carol Kneier, RD, LDN, CDE, manager Wayne Memorial Community Health,  “and a scrumptious buffet lunch is included!”   Traditionally one of Wayne Memorial Hospital’s ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Human Interest
    Wednesday, March 13, 2019
    Scranton, PA- The Greenhouse Project and SEEDS are pleased to announce the second annual NEPA Green Fair & 5K Run / Walk on Saturday, April 27th at Nay Aug Park in Scranton to celebrate our environment.The family friendly environmental celebration kicks off with a 5K run / walk at 9am and is followed by the Green Fair from 10am to 3pm. The Green Fair is a free festival featuring educational ...read more
    Tuesday, March 12, 2019
    Final Main Street Farmers' Market & Romping Radishes of the Season at The Cooperage, March 30   On Saturday March 30, 2019 please join us at The Cooperage in Honesdale for the final Main Street Farmers' Market of the season. The Main Street Farmers’ Market is a vibrant and friendly gathering of exemplary local producers and enthusiastic consumers, connecting through a mutual appreciation for ...read more
    Tuesday, March 12, 2019
    Lacawac Sanctuary will host event to support Environmental Education Programs  Scranton, PA and Lake Ariel, PA (March 2019) - Lacawac Sanctuary and Field Station will host the 4th  annual Fire and Ice Event on Thursday March 21st at the Wallenpaupack Brewing Company.  There will be beautiful people and smart people and interesting people (often the same people), and food, drinks, and all things ...read more
    Tuesday, March 12, 2019
    UPPER DELAWARE REGION, PA and NY—Celebrate our unique Upper Delaware River region and the 25th anniversary of the Delaware Highlands Conservancy at the 12th annual Foods of the Delaware Highlands Dinner on Saturday, April 27th at 5:30pm.  The popular event, held at Silver Birches Waterfront in Hawley, PA, features a four-course farm-to-fork dinner and wine tasting followed by an exciting live ...read more
    Monday, March 11, 2019
    NEWS RELEASETO BUSINESS EDITORPHOTO ATTACHED  The Dime Bank Contributes $25.000/00 to the Wayne County Public Library  Honesdale, PA / March 11, 2019 / The Dime Bank recently contributed $25,000.00 through the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) Program to the Wayne County Public Library (WCPL) toward approved innovative educational programs for Kindergarten through 12th grade students ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Human Interest
    Friday, March 08, 2019
    Press Release:   Riverside Dog Park Fundraising begins                            March 8, 2019  Media Contact:  Heather Genzlinger cell 917-275-2561 or Sue Currier cell 845-866-2334      The Hawley Borough Parks and Recreation Department recently approved the Riverside Dog Park Committee’s plans to build a fenced, off-leash dog park in Riverside Park.  The Committee has begun fundraising to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, March 06, 2019
    Composting Workshop  April 27, 2019.  1:30 – 3:30pmLocation:  Wayne County Recycling Center                                66 Volunteer Drive                               Honesdale, PA. 18431In lieu of a fee, all participants are asked to bring a non-perishable food item to the workshop. All donations will be given to local food pantries.Join Master Gardener Peter Brown for this hands-on ...read more