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TAKING APPLICATIONS for saw mill laborers. Please apply in person at Cannonsville Lumber, 199 Old Route 10, Deposit NY. Pay based on experience.


Schaefer Enterprises / Schaefer Logging, 315 Old Route 10, Deposit, is taking applications for experienced equipment operators and truck drivers with clean CDL as well as experienced loggers. Call 607-467-4990 or apply in person.


Special Notice(s)

Your (Thrifty Hoarders), Tom & Aleta, are still here at 833 Biffar Road, Long Eddy, 12760. The season is soon coming to an end. You all don't know what you are missing! Let us house your new apartment and add to your home style. Partial listing: Electric stoves, stands, lamps, dishes, kitchen sinks, bathroom vanity tops with sinks, love seats, chairs, kitchen ware, coffee tables, etc. Beautiful chandelier with stained glass shades (possibly Tiffany). Take a ride, check out the leaves color as winter approaches and (thrift with us). Hope to see you soon! Saturday & Sunday, 10 to 3.

Coats For Kids Coat Drive

The men and women of the Shehawken and Lake Como UMC’s will be conducting our eighth annual "Coats for Kids" clothing drive now through October. This drive will benefit the many needy children and adults in Northern Wayne County. We will be accepting donations of clothing and shoes as well as monetary donations starting now. Items should be laundered, must have some wear left in them and should not be torn, tattered or stained.

To find out how to make a donation or to arrange a pickup, please call Mike Milko at 570-798-2126 or Rick Hoff at 570-798-2618. Please leave a message which includes your phone number if no answer.

The "Giveaway" will be held October 21 from 9 to 4 and October 22 12 to 2 at the Northern Wayne Fire Company building in Lakewood, Pa.



CASH paid for Antiques & Collectibles. Buying locally for over 40 years. Fair prices paid! Latimers Antiques (607) 231-9456.


For Sale

Church pews at Lake Como. Various lengths: 6’4", 8’, 9’, 11’8", 12’8" Call for appointment to view. No obligation to buy. 570-798-0348.


Maytag Chest Freezer. 46" length, 34" height, 29" wide. $175.00. Call 570-635-5818 or 607-644-6119.


Wood Table Slabs & Bar Tops - 2 1/2" Red Oak, Maple or Ash. 30" to 41". $150 a slab. Call 570-448-2720.


Wanted to Buy

Farm Tractor: Front loader, quick hitch, 70 HP Plus, 4 WD, good condition, reasonable. Call 607-965-2174.

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Applications for over 65 exemptions on the 2018-2019 Village Tax Roll must be filed with the Village Clerk's Office, 85 East Front Street, Hancock, NY on or before December 31, 2017. Income must not be over $14,300 annually from all sources for a full 50% exemption. Smaller exemptions for income up to a maximum of $19,999. The applicant must be the owner and occupant of the property. Applications are available at the Village Clerk's Office, 607-637-5341.

Phyllis Falsetta

Village Clerk-Treasurer


Yard Sale

Saturday, 10/14, 9am - 1pm. Tools, clothes, household. 191 Harley Davidson Road, Hancock. From Town, 1.5 miles up Sands Creed Road Watch for sign on Left.


Wanted to Rent

Looking for apartment or house to rent with option to buy on PA side of Hancock (between Hancock and Lookout area). Call Scott or Ruby 570-423-4478.


Around Town

Hancock Fire Dept. Ladies Auxiliary - First Monday - 7 p.m.


Hancock Town Board: First Tuesday - 7:30 p.m. Town Hall.


East Branch Fire Dept.: First Tuesday - 7 p.m. at the East Branch Fire Hall.


Hancock Fire Dept.: First Thursday - 7 p.m. Firemen’s Club Rooms.


Senior Citizens: Card & Game Party First Friday - 12:30. Legion Hall..


Hancock Rotary Club- Every Thursday, 12:10 p.m. Messenger Hall.


Am. Legion Post 289: First Tuesday -7 p.m. Legion Hall.


Hancock Village Board: Second Monday - 7 p.m. Village Hall.


HCS Board: Second and fourth Monday. Superintendent’s Office, 7 p.m. - Room 202.


American Legion Aux.: Second Tuesday - 7 p.m. Legion Hall.


The Upper Delaware River Tailwaters Coalition and The Upper Delaware River Tailwaters and Tributary Communities’ Task Force - third Thursday of each month, 6:30 PM Friends of the Upper Delaware River Office, 158 East Front Street. Call 607-832-5432.


Village Departmental Meeting: Fourth Monday. 10 a.m. Village Hall.


Senior Club: Last Friday. 12:30 p.m. Messenger Hall.


Hancock Chehocton Historical Association: Open Saturdays, 1-4 p.m. The log cabin at 227 Wheeler St.

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