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HONESDALE, PA — Jack Barnett, president of the Clean Energy Co-op and board member of local organization Sustainable, Energy, Education and Development System (SEEDS) presented a crash course … more
HARRISBURG, PA — Gov. Tom Wolf recently launched a campaign called “Reach Out PA: Your Mental Health Matters,” a multi-agency effort to expand mental health resources and fight … more
TRENTON, NJ — When Congress passed the National Defense Authorization Act on December 20, lawmakers also approved funding for a lot of non-military programs, including $9.7 million for the … more
HARRISBURG, PA — Leaders in the PA House of Representatives announced the chamber will take up a bipartisan package of bills to reform Pennsylvania’s probation and parole system, to … more
HARRISBURG, PA — Sen. Pat Stefano (R-Fayette) and Senate Democratic Leader Jay Costa Jr. (D-Allegheny) announced plans on Dec. 9 to introduce legislation that would reform the process of … more
HARRISBURG, PA — State Sen. Christine Tartaglione (D-Philadelphia), joined State Sen. Art Haywood State Rep. Patty Kim (D-103), State Rep. Chris Rabb (D-200), and advocacy organization State … more
HONESDALE, PA — Oral histories are artifacts of the human experience. In its collection, the Wayne County Historical Society (WCHS) has roughly 100 cassette tapes of oral histories, taken by … more
There are a few changes coming to voting in Pennsylvania that may help make it easier for state residents to vote. For instance, for the first time ever, absentee voters may apply for a ballot … more
These stories were published in the fall 2019 edition of Upper Delaware Magazine.  Eel got your tongue? From the Wayne County Herald, October 22, 1882"Ezra S. Coon came near losing his … more
“It becomes very difficult to separate fact from fiction when we talk about the Native Americans,” said Sullivan County Historian John Conway, explaining that Lenape didn't leave anything in writing. “So who’s to say what’s legend and what’s fact?” more
The Wayne County Historial Society has multiple cassette tapes containing valuable oral histories that have never been written down. We can fix that—and we can do it in one night. more
HARRISBURG, PA— Gov. Tom Wolf signed an executive order on August 16 to “target the public health crisis of gun violence in Pennsylvania.”  The order implements two new … more
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Attendees of the 15th annual Festival of Wood should expect two days of fun and education in a wide variety of categories, all of which promote responsible use of forest resources. more
HONESDALE, PA— Diana Dakey of Fair Districts PA (FDPA) hosted a meet and greet event at Irving Cliff Brewery on Tuesday, July 23 with an urgent message about Pennsylvania’s electoral … more
HARRISBURG, PA — July 24 marked one decade since Pennsylvania’s last minimum wage increase to $7.25 per hour—the lowest rate allowed by the federal government. Gov. Tom Wolf marked … more
I hope this column reaches your eyes, but it might burn up in transit to your mailbox from this lovely 90-degree weather we’ve been having. I jest of course but, honestly, what a hot weekend. … more
Honesdale’s Allaina Propst and her crew have carved out a space on Main Street. more
Delgado supports Heroes Act WASHINGTON, DC — On July 12, the House passed Delgado-backed H.R. 1327, the bipartisan Never Forget the Heroes: James Zadroga, Ray Pfeifer and Luis Alvarez Permanent … more
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