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December 31 2009

Press Release: "Food for Thought" Series Continues


Irving Cliff Hotel

Saturday, September 5thࢀ™s speaker in the Wayne County Historical Societyࢀ™s "Food for Thought" series is Christine San José, who will speak on "The Irving Cliff Hotel The Real Story." The magnificent luxury hotel atop Honesdaleࢀ™s Irving Cliff was within days of its grand opening when it burned to the ground during the night of May 28, 1889, and Ms. San José will separate fact from speculation and attempt to answer questions raised over the last 120 years. The free talk begins at 30 pm in the multi-purpose room of the Wayne County Historical Society, 810 Main St., Honesdale, and light refreshments will be served. The next speaker in the series is Gene Tagle, who will speak on "The History of Hawley" on Saturday, September 19. For more information, call 570-253-3240 or email wchshop@ptd.net