Cramer wins appointment on state advisory committee
HARRISBURG, PA — Wayne County Commissioner Jocelyn Cramer was recently appointed by Gov. Josh Shapiro to serve on the state’s …
HARRISBURG, PA — Wayne County Commissioner Jocelyn Cramer was recently appointed by Gov. Josh Shapiro to serve on the state’s Local Government Advisory Committee (LGAC).
She is the only county commissioner in PA selected for the committee.
The LGAC brings together municipalities, legislators and the business community to discuss how legislation affects local governments.
Austin Davis, the state’s lieutenant governor, chairs the committee. Cramer was nominated by the County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania.
Cramer said, “I am extremely excited by this appointment. This will allow me to better represent the people and businesses of Wayne County.”
HONESDALE, PA — Premium books for the 161st Wayne County Fair are now available both online and in hard copy.
If you have a green thumb, love to bake, sew, garden or craft, and you want to enter one of the major contests held at the Wayne County Fair, now is the time to send in your entries.
Premium books are available free of charge and serve as your entry form.
Visit WayneCountyFair.com to download a free copy or to see a list of local businesses where you can pick up a hard copy.
Some locations are Dirlam Bros. Lumber Company, Honesdale Farm & Garden (AGWAY), Delaware Valley Farm and Garden, Callicoon Supply, Cochecton Mills, Shaffers Hardware, Honesdale National Bank’s Hamlin branch and Bethany Farm & Garden. Additional locations can be found online by clicking on the Premium Book link at www.WayneCountyFair.com.
In the premium book, you’ll find rules and regulations for every contest, guidelines for animal care, showmanship standards, information for each of the 23 departments, entry forms and a judging schedule. You must be registered by Saturday, July 1 for most contests.
For more information about the 161st Wayne County Fair, Premium Books and more, visit www.WayneCountyFair.com.
NARROWSBURG, NY — Election results are in at the Narrowsburg Fire Department (NFD).
The terms of office are April 4, 2023 to April 4, 2024.
President: Craig Burkle
Vice President: Ann Buddenhagen
Secretary: Arthur Hawker
Treasurer: Charlie Knapp Jr. and Ann Buddenhagen
Chief: Dave Casey
Find the department on Facebook at Narrowsburg Fire Department.
LAKE WALLENPAUPACK, PA — Lake Life Pursuit held its grand opening recently.
Owners Rick and Chris Ostroski were introduced to Lake Wallenpaupack in 2013, and said they immediately became “hooked” on pursuing lake life.
“We live in such a quaint area that offers a lot of different opportunities for residents, visitors, and vacationers; our store seems to be a perfect fit for the area,” said Ostroski, the co-founder and president.
Lake Life Pursuit offers a large selection of home décor, apparel, jewelry and gifts that are all inspired by the lake and mountains. “We are looking forward to welcoming you and helping you to ‘pursuit’ your lake life.”
Contact Lake Life Pursuit at firstname.lastname@example.org, 570/592-1084 or find it on Facebook and Instagram.
Contributed by Lake Life Pursuit.
HONESDALE, PA — “Honor Memorial Day’s true meaning” is the message from staff at the Honesdale VA Outpatient Clinic for May 29.
The outpatient clinic, which provides primary and women’s health to eligible veterans, is once again promoting participation in The National Moment of Remembrance, and asking for the community’s support.
Americans are encouraged to pause for a moment at 3 p.m.—no matter where they are on Memorial Day—to honor those who lost their lives while serving in the armed forces.
To help spread the word, employees across all Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers (WMCHC) sites will be asked to wear and distribute campaign buttons to remind everyone that on “Memorial Day, 3 pm, Take a Moment”.
Jolene Pryzant, LPN care manager at Honesdale VA Outpatient Clinic, is leading the drive. “We’re happy to have so many of our co-workers across WMCHC and Wayne Memorial Hospital supporting our efforts again,” she said.
Anyone interested in receiving a free campaign button can call the Honesdale VA Outpatient Clinic at 570/251-6543.
The clinic is part of WMCHC. Visit www.wmchc.net for more information on all services.
WAYNE COUNTY, PA — Workforce Alliance has partnered with North Hampton Community College to establish in-person GED and ESL classes.
The Wayne County Library Alliance, the Wayne County Probation office and other community partners note the importance of in-person classes in the community.
Over 20 community members are already enrolled.
Part-time instructors in English as a Second Language, Adult Basic Education and GED Preparation are needed. Experience is preferred but they will train the right candidate.
Day and evening opportunities are available.
The pay rate is contingent upon the years of experience in adult education. The starting rate is in the mid-$20/hour range. Instructors are also compensated for prep time.
To apply, visit www.bit.ly/3MntzIX.
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