HONESDALE, PA — With post-election battles raging over allegedly lost and provisional ballots down south and several other races still unsettled, Wayne County minded business quietly on November 8.
New HR manager at Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers
MONTICELLO, NY — The Solid Waste Access Fee that is levied on all building owners in the county has always been controversial, in part because all property owners are not charged the same fee based on the amount of solid waste produced at their buildings.
WILKES-BARRE, PA — Hundreds of people took to the streets in Wilkes-Barre and Scranton on November 8, in a protest that was joined by hundreds of events across the country. They were protesting the actions of President Donald Trump, who fired Attorney General Jeff Sessions on November 7, the day after the midterm election.
ELDRED, NY — After seemingly contradictory statements last month, the Eldred School Board acknowledged at its November 8 meeting that it does indeed intend to exceed or “bust” the tax cap in the next fiscal year.
HONESDALE, PA — Borough secretary-manager Judy Poltanis held up two draft documents at the November 12 meeting of Honesdale Borough Council. One was a 2019 budget containing only those expenditures deemed essential to borough operation and employee safety. The other was a wish list from each department.
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MILFORD, PA — Barbara J. Buchanan died November 9 in Newton, NJ. The board members of the Greater Pike Community Foundation remembered her with the following letter.
HONESDALE, PA — Approving a Certificate of Recognition in her name, the Wayne County Commissioners last week joined in the ongoing community salute for a woman who has been described as, “one of a kind!” Donna Decker, the award recipient, is the “type of person who acts when she sees a problem, creating meaningful and effective solutions, while
TOWN OF FREMONT, NY — It’s common practice for Sullivan County to farm out some of the snow plowing of county roads to the town highway departments, and the county pays the towns for the service.