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Posted on: September 3, 2019

New Wellness Effort Comes to Wayne County Senior Center

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HONESDALE -- The students from the Geisinger School of Medicine offer a special program at the Earl J. Simons Senior Center on Tuesday and Wedensday, October 8 and 9, from 10 am to 1 pm.

The medical students will be available at the center that day to talk...

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

Wayne Aging Offers Support Group for Caregivers

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HONESDALE (Aug. 31, 2019) –The Caregivers Support Group, sponsored by the Wayne County Area Agency on Aging, meets on the second Wednesday of the month at the Earl J. Simons Senior Center at 323 Tenth St. in Honesdale from 1:30 to 3 pm.

The experienced and...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Wayne DA Files Housing Fraud Charges Against Pike Man

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HONESDALE -- Detectives in the Wayne County District Attorney's Office arrested Yahimi Mackary, 35, on felony charges of theft by deception and fraudulently obtaining Food Stamps or Housing and a misdemeanor count of false statements under penalty.

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Posted on: September 19, 2019

Fugitive Heroin Dealer Apprehended in New Jersey

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HONESDALE --The US Marshals Fugitive Task Force a New Jersey man wanted in Wayne County on drug charges. He had been on the run since March.

Wayne County District Attorney Patrick Robinson said Elijah Watson of Bayonne, NJ,was arrested without incident on ...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

Sheriff's K-9 Assists in Honesdale Drug Arrest

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HONESDALE --  The Wayne County Sheriff's Department K-9 Unit ferreted out several bags of methamphetamine or its residue, after Honesdale Borough Police stopped Jeffrey Rober Drumm, 36, formerly of Lakewood, on Church Street Monday, Sept. 9, at a...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

Florida Man Headed to County Prison for Making Threats

HONESDALE -- A Florida man received a county prison sentence for two counts of Terroristic Threats in the Wayne County Court of Common Pleas. President Judge Janine sent MATTHEW SLUTTER, 25, of Pompano Beach, FL, to the Wayne County Correctional Facility ...

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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: September 10, 2019

US Census Bureau Starts Address Canvassing in Wayne

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HONESDALE – The US Census Bureau launched the first major field operation associated with the 2020 Census enumeration, that officially takes place in April of next year. Address canvassing, which began earlier this month, improves and refines th...

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

Annual Book Swap Earns Environmental Award

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HONESDALE -- The Northeast Environmental Partners named the Free Book Swap at the Wayne County Park Street Complex a recipient of a 2019 NEPA Environmental Partnership Award. The annual accolades will presented at a dinner event at the Woodlands Inn &...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

County EMA Urges Residents to Be Ready 30 Days/30 Ways

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BEACH LAKE –The PA Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) encourages every family in Wayne County to participate in the Ready PA 30 Days/30 Ways to be Prepared Campaign, during National Preparedness Month in September.

“We tend to think abo...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

County EMA Urges Residents to Be Ready 30 Days/30 Ways

A green and white graphic promoting the 30 Days/30 Ways disaster preparedness campaign.

BEACH LAKE –The PA Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) encourages every family in Wayne County to participate in the Ready PA 30 Days/30 Ways to be Prepared Campaign, during National Preparedness Month in September.

“We tend to think about emergencies as la...

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