Help Wanted

Legal Notice(s)

PT help wanted for convenience store (with new cafe opening October) in Equinunk, PA. No late nights! No Sundays! Please contact Vicki at (570) 396-0245.


Cobleskill Stone Products is accepting applications at 1565 Green Flats Road, Hancock, NY 13783, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. No phone calls please.


Special Notice(s)

191 Storage, PA side of Hancock: 5x5 - $30, 5x10 - $40, 10x10 - $60, 10x15 - $75, 10x20 - $95, 10x25 - $115, 10x30 - $130.

(570) 635-5888.
Alcoholics Anonymous holds an open meeting every Friday night at 7 p.m. at Father Rausch Hall, St. Paul’s Church.


For Sale

FRAMED OLD PHOTOS OF HANCOCK AREA on sale at the Hancock Herald office. $10 each. Stop and look at the variety on sale.


Business Services

PET GROOMING  Professional Pet Grooming by Kristie Clark – Hancock/Deposit and surrounding areas. Silver Lake Rd. 607-427-4537. Pick up available.




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The Preston Township Board of Supervisors will hold their 2014 monthly Board meetings at 9:00 a.m. on the first Thursday of each month at the Township Municipal Building, Lakewood, PA.

Preston Township Board of Supervisors

M. A. Llewellyn, Sec’y.


The Preston Township Planning Commission will hold their 2014 monthly meetings at 3:30 p.m. on the third Wednesday of each month at the Township Municipal Building, Lakewood, PA.

Preston Township Planning Commission

Kuni Holbert, Chariman


The Village of Hancock Democratic Caucus will meet at 11:00am, Thursday, January 23, 2014, at The Sienko Law Office, 12 East Main Street, Hancock, NY, to nominate candidates for the Village Board seats, currently held by Alice Hartz and William Schoonmaker, and the position of Village Justice, currently held by Herbert Buckley, to be filled at the March 18, 2014 village election.

All registered Democrats who live within the Village of Hancock and candidates desiring the nomination of the Democratic Party are invited to attend.


Pursuant with the Telecommunications Act, the Hancock Telephone Company has been designated an "Eligible Telecommunications Carrier" for universal service purposes. The goal for universal service is to provide all citizens access to essential telecommunications services.

The Hancock Telephone Company provides single party service with unlimited local usage and business service for rates of $19.37/month in New York and $19.25/month in Pennsylvania for residential customers; and $19.37/month in New York and Pennsylvania for business customers. This includes access to:

. long distance carriers

. emergency services

. operator services

. directory assistance

. Telecommunications Relay Service

. other services designated for persons with disabilities

. toll blocking

Use of these services may result in added charges.

Touch Tone is provided as part of the single party and business service rates.

In addition, Hancock Telephone provides one copy of its annual directory without charge.

Low income individuals may be eligible to receive discounts on monthly basic phone charges through a state specified telephone assistance program such as Lifeline. This program also includes free toll blocking for its qualified customers.

Please call The Hancock Telephone Company at 607-637-9911 if you have any questions, or visit our business office at 34 Read Street, Hancock for more information regarding these services.



The Preston Township Board of Auditors will hold a public meeting at 9:00 a.m. on Friday January 17, 2014.

Preston Township Board of Auditors

Rebecca Jones, Chair

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158 East Front Street   Hancock, NY   607-637-4747


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