During the re-organization meeting of the Western Wayne School Board Monday night, two new members were sworn in as well as two members who were re-elected to the board.
Members of Honesdale's field hockey teams were spotlighted at the 2013 banquet.
The earliest photographic process to gain popularity in America was the daguerreotype and was used from 1840 to 1860. Louis Jacques Mandé Daguerre developed this process in 1839 in France. At about the same time in England, Henry Fox Talbot was creating...
Woodloch Pines Resort can boast of a new "world's record" while engaging over 400 people in the good cause of helping the needy have enough to eat. They assembled 656 packages and it only took less than three minutes to do it.
HONESDALE-On Friday, Lakeside Elementary students were busy making cards for soldiers. They were taking part in a Holiday Mail for Heroes card party, which was organized by Linda Barney, office/volunteer manager of the American Red Cross Wayne Pike...
Be sure to pick up a copy of The Wayne Independent's Black Friday edition to get all the deals and steals of the area!
Receives medals previously lost
Black Bear Conservatory of Music (BBCM) is excited to announce several upcoming holiday performances by its Women's Choir and Children's Community Choir.
No battery-run toys or touch screens under this Christmas tree... only marvelous animal replicas with real fur and hair, heads that nod, a cow that moos and a horse that prances as the cart he pulls is pushed along.
Here’s a look at some of the events held today to mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy: - Dallas held a ceremony in Dealey Plaza, the site of the assassination. Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings told a crowd of...
Fifty years ago today, JFK was assassinated. We take a look back through stories, photos and video on our special site. Click to go there. ......
Coach Ryan Chulada is ready for his varsity wrestling squad to have a bounceback season
Long-time teacher set to retire
The Himalayan Institute in Bethany has started the One Book and One Buck program to help spread literacy throughout West Africa.
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has been working on a lot of projects this year. Among them is a bridge replacement on State Route 1004 (River Road), Damascus Township, over Beaver Dam Creek.
The third annual Chili Cook-off took place in Wayside Park and turned out to be a big success. The Chili Cook-off is sponsored by Waymart Area Parties in the Park (WAPP). The first place prize was $200, second place was $100 and third place was $50....
On Nov. 9 at Cordaro's Restaurant in Honesdale, many Marines gathered to celebrate the birthday of the United States Marine Corps.
-The monthly meeting of the Western Wayne School Board was about business, but it was also about honoring students from their academic achievements.
The Wayne County Arts Alliance (WCAA) has its first permanent showroom since its inception.
Click the photo to go to our special JFK site marking the 50th anniversary of the president’s assassination. We have stories, historic photos and videos, and more. ......
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