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Cook Needed for New Restaurant in Village. Call 607-434-9898 for details.


Porosky Lumber is currently taking applications for experienced sawmill laborers. Apply at the office located at 1903 Crosstown Hwy, Preston Park, Pa. 18455.


Busy insurance office accepting resumes for full-time Customer Service Representative position. P&C License preferred but not necessary. Please email resume to or mail toPO Box 489, Hancock. No phone calls please.


Taking applications for experienced truck drivers and experienced logging help. Please apply in person at Enterprises/Logging Office at 199 Old Route 10, Deposit, NY.


The Town of Hancock is now accepting applications for a part-time Town Building Inspector-Code Enforcement Officer. Qualified individuals may pick up, complete and return an application at the Town Hall, 661 West Main Street, Hancock, New York 13783 during regular business hours, Monday through Friday. Job specifications are also available at the Town Hall. No phone calls please. An Equal Opportunity Employer. Female applicants are encouraged to apply for this position.


Head Custodian Position at Preston Area School, Wayne Highlands School District, Lakewood, PA. Available immediately. Contact Mr. Timothy Morgan, Assistant Superintendent, 570-253-4661.


Housekeeping Assistant(s) Needed for local cleaning company. Good pay. Flexible hours. Weekly paycheck. Must have own transportation and cell phone. Call (607) 287-9304.

Wanted to Buy

Antiques Wanted! Latimer Antiques - Buying Locally for over 35 Years. Call (607) 231-9456.


Junk cars wanted, scrap metal, free pick-up, top dollar paid! Call Doug at 607-637-4394.


Business Services

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


STUMP REMOVAL. Free Estimates. Call 607-865-4257.


In Memoriam



JULY 30, 1917 – SEPTEMBER 21, 2005

"Goodbye is not forever. Goodbye is not the end.

It simply means I’ll miss you until we meet again."

Much loved and sadly missed, Jan


Thank You

THANK YOU To all who remembered me on my "90th" birthday, a "Heart Felt Thank You" and "A Big God Bless."

Flo Vitale

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JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, Plaintiff, against Edward Shivers; Sharon Shivers, Defendant(s). Pursuant to a Judgment of Foreclosure and Sale duly dated August 16, 2013 I, the undersigned Referee will sell at public auction at the front entrance of Delaware County Courthouse, Delhi, NY on August 21, 2014 at 11:00AM, premises known as 18778 Route 97, Hancock, NY 13783. All that certain plot piece or parcel of land, with the buildings and improvements erected, situate, lying and being in the Town of Hancock, County of Delaware and State of NY, Section 449. Block 1 Lot 23.512. Approximate amount of judgment $176,315.86 plus interest and costs. Premises will be sold subject to provisions of filed Judgment Index# 2012-339. Rodney L. Klafehn, Esq., Referee Shapiro, DiCaro & Barak, LLC Attorney(s) for the Plaintiff 175 Mile Crossing Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14624 (877) 759-1835 Dated: July 17, 2014 1103603




TAKE NOTICE that a public hearing will be held by the Village Board of the Village of Hancock on August 11, 2014 commencing at 7:00 p.m. at the Hancock Village Hall, 85 East Front Street, Hancock, NY 13783 regarding a proposed local law entitled "A Local Law Amending The Village Of Hancock Peddling And Soliciting Law To Allow Persons Who Obtain Peddlers Licenses To Sell Confectionary And Ice Cream In Residential Districts."

Notice is further given that the environmental significance, if any, of the proposed local law will be reviewed incident to, and as a part of, said public hearing. Any person shall be entitled to be heard upon said proposed Local Law, a copy of which is available for review at the Village Clerk’s Office. Persons with disabilities who require assistance in attending said public hearing, or in furnishing comments and suggestions, should contact the undersigned to request such assistance.

Dated: July 28, 2014

Phyllis Falsetta

Village Clerk of the Village of Hancock

85 East Front Street

Hancock, NY 13783


Yard Sales

On Lower Cadosia Road, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 9:00 a.m. till ?, Rain or Shine through September. Adding Daily.


 For Sale

1967 Bicentennial Harley Davidson Sportster 1000. Completely Rebuilt. New Seat, New Tires. $6,500.00 OBO. Call (845) 887-4391.


2006 Kawasaki Vulcan 500cc Motorcycle. Excellent Condition. Red Pearl Color. $2,800.00. Call (607) 637-5294.


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.


AlcoholicsAnonymous holds an open meeting every Friday night at 7 p.m. at Father Rausch Hall, St. Paul’s Church.


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