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Posted on: June 21, 2019

Scam Alert: Calls Target Senior Rent/Tax Rebates

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HONESDALE -- State officials warned of a new scam Thursday that targets senior citizens and people with disabilities who receive property tax and rent rebates checks.

The Department of Revenue received information this week that the scan consists of unsoli...

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

Conservation Hosts Workshop on New Programs for Farmers

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HONESDALE -- The Wayne Conservation District, working in partnership with the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), hosts an educational workshop on Friday, June 28, at the Wayne County Park Street Complex, 648 Park Street in Honesdale. The works...

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

Penn State Extension Celebrates 100 Years in Wayne County

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HONESDALE  – In April 1919, a group of people founded what would eventually become Penn State Cooperative Extension of Wayne County, and the agency celebrates its centennial this year.

“Extension touches a lot of lives,&rdq...

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

Senior Residents Can Receive Farmers Market Vouchers

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HONESDALE – Wayne Area Agency on Aging participates in the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program that provides $20 worth of vouchers to eligible seniors.

The vouchers will be distributed through the Wayne County Seniors Centers, including the Hawley Cent...

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

Wayne Surveys Residents About Solid Waste, Recycling

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HONESDALE (May 22, 2019) – Wayne County’s Office of Solid Waste & Recycling seeks the help of the public in completing a 21-question online survey that will help inform the latest state-required Solid Waste & Recycling Plan.

The Wayne County Solid ...

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