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Press Release: Wayne County Historical Society Historic Preservation Awards - Oct. 25, 2008
Historic Preservation Awards
The Wayne County Historical Society will present its 2008 Historic Preservation Awards Saturday, October 25. Doors open at 4 pm and the presentation will take place at approximately 30, followed by refreshments and an open house until 6. Visitors are invited to tour the society's expanded museum free of charge.
This year's award winners
- Alan Kehoe and Thomas Colbert, for preservation of the house at 730 Hudson Street, Hawley.
- Regina Coyne, for the preservation and adaptive reuse of the building at 144 Savitz Road, Hamlin (The Fainting Goat).
- Raul Vega and Michael Levine, for the restoration of the house at 543 Hudson Street, Hawley.
- Linda Dix Lee, for publication of the book "The Way It Was," the story of David William Dix.
Nominations for the 2009 awards are invited. For more information and nominating forms call (570)253-3240 or visit the Wayne County Historical Society's website, www.waynehistorypa.org.