delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:10:15 +0000 Electronics recycling to be held at Home & Garden Festival Sat, 19 Apr 2014 16:00:00 +0000 WAYMART - Don’t throw away that old cell phone, camera or PC component. Save it and recycle it at the 2014 Home & Garden Festival free Electronics Recycling event.

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Update on Benjamin Moore paint contest Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:14:07 +0000 American Red Cross volunteers recognized for their service Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:09:56 +0000 By Katie Collins News Eagle Reporter Follow Katie @Neaglereporter     The Executive Director of the Wayne, Pike and Monroe County Chapters Michele Baehr said the Red Cross could not complete the organization's mission without the volunteers, because 94 percent of the Red Cross is run by volunteers.
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Shook steps down, Dr. Kloss renamed president Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:00:35 +0000 By Katie Collins News Eagle Reporter Follow Katie @Neaglereporter     Executive Director Debbie Gillette and Executive Assistant Maureen Bunting gave the final Lake Region President Jim Shook, a bag of gag gifts to laugh at some of the fun he had [...]]]> Autism Awareness Month includes vigil Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:53:19 +0000 By Peter Becker Managing Editor    Pike County Commissioners issued a proclamation naming April as Autism Awareness Month. Jeanne Marie Passaro, the founder of  Pike Autism Support Services, discussed their activities at the Commissioners' meeting April 2nd. She wore a new t-shirt marking [...]]]> Easter Sunrise Services in area listed Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:48:31 +0000 "The Old Rugged Cross" stands on Eno Hill, Buckingham Road in Berlin Township once again, waiting for Easter Sunday. United Methodist Church in Beach Lake hosts a sunrise service at 6 a.m. at Eno Hill, one of a few Easter sunrise services in the region.]]> Ambulance Co. eyes fire scene site for parking Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:44:47 +0000 By Peter Becker Managing Editor Celebrate Earthfest at Hawley Library Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:39:07 +0000 There's plenty to do at the Hawley Public Library to celebrate Earthfest, April 21-25. Make a mask for the species parade. Meet author/illustrator, Lindsay Barrett George and author/poet Mort Malkin. Learn about different herbs and teas. Help the environment by purchasing used books at the Saturday sale.]]> Fire damages local businesses Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:22:14 +0000 By Peter Becker Managing Editor     State Police, Honesdale, report that the blaze does not appear to be suspicious, but the cause is still under investigation.
    The fire was discovered by passing motorists at around 9:21 p.m. on Saturday, April 12. The fire caused major damage to these [...]]]>
Habitat receives $100,000 from Pike Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:12:02 +0000 By Peter Becker Managing Editor Zane Grey Fishing Derby starts April 12 Sat, 12 Apr 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Friends of Pike Library to meet Sat, 12 Apr 2014 09:00:00 +0000 All are welcome. Library supporters are encouraged to join the Friends. For additional information, or directions to the meeting site call Pat Corcoran at 570-409-9089.]]> Women's club sets bus trips Sat, 12 Apr 2014 16:15:00 +0000 • Sunday, May 4th - "Die Fledermaus" at the Tri-Cities Opera in Binghamton includes bus, brunch and opera, $75
•  Wednesday, May 21st – New York City on your own, $35
• Wednesday, June 18th – the Bronx Zoo, $35
• Thursday, July 24th – Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty, $35
• Wednesday, August 13th – Metropolitan [...]]]>
Learn ways to strengthen family bonds Sat, 12 Apr 2014 15:00:00 +0000    The five-week program is being offered April 15, 22, 29, May 6, and May 8, from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Wayne Highlands Middle School in Honesdale.
    Guiding Good Choices is an interactive program for all parents of [...]]]>
Discounted feline spay, neuter certificates available Sat, 12 Apr 2014 15:00:00 +0000     "Avoid a CATastrophe!" takes place on Tuesday, April 22, at the shelter.  Dessin teamed up with the nonprofit Eastern Pennsylvania Animal Alliance (EPAA) to combat cat over-population in Wayne County and its neighboring [...]]]> Tri-State Historical exhibit this weekend Fri, 11 Apr 2014 17:35:35 +0000 Story planned on Class of 1964, Wallenpaupack Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:54:09 +0000 Council hears two proposals for courthouse annex Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:00:00 +0000 By Kelly Burke News Eagle Correspondent Forum entitled 'Our Local Food Hub' set Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:00:00 +0000     The Cooperage Café will be open at 6 p.m., with caterers offering local food for purchase. The forum will start at 7 p.m.
      Discussion will include:
• Are you interested in food, jobs, youth, and [...]]]>
Council asks alternate plan for Dollar General traffic Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:32:37 +0000 By Peter Becker Managing Editor