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Updated Jan 26, 2015 at 5:06 PM

Part 2: Civil War vets organize HAWLEY – There was a national organization for the Civil War veterans of the Union Army, Navy and Marines, known as the Grand Army of the Republic (G.A.R.). The organization formed in 1866, the year after the war ended, and continued until 1956 when the last remaining member died.

Updated Jan 21, 2015 at 9:32 AM

The pomp. The pageantry. The politics. The promises. The participants.

Updated Jan 19, 2015 at 3:29 PM

HAWLEY – Patriotism is far from dead in Hawley, Pennsylvania, in evidence through the decades by allegiance to the Red, White and Blue displayed a events, veteran organizations, parades and ceremonies from dropping the wreath off the Eddy...

Updated Jan 15, 2015 at 4:23 PM

    Ambitious plans have been laid out for the future of railroading between Honesdale, Hawley and Lackawaxen.   The Delaware, Lackawaxen & Stourbridge (DL&S) Railroad was organized the Lackawaxen...

Updated Jan 14, 2015 at 10:39 AM

In a group dynamic, sometimes you have to sacrifice the ideal to achieve the acceptable.

Updated Jan 12, 2015 at 2:56 PM

A long established industry in Hawley, Pennsylvania was the manufacture of boxes. Atkinson Box & Lumber Company dates back to the early days of the community in 1813, and was in business until 1942. Leading the operation for the first three decades...

Updated Jan 6, 2015 at 9:44 AM

Why is food fraud acknowledged but not addressed?

Updated Jan 5, 2015 at 5:53 PM

PAUPACK TOWNSHIP - Micajah Weiss was a veteran of the Civil War and had the distinction of being the oldest known man in the state where he died, claiming to be 113.

Updated Jan 5, 2015 at 3:05 PM

It's good to see that Lacawac Sanctuary continues to be a place that fosters environmental science, fostering both global research into critical issues of our planet to inspiring youngsters in the wonders of the natural world. ...

Updated Jan 5, 2015 at 3:04 PM

By Pastor Bruce R. Burke

As we have now entered the New Year of 2015 we have to wonder how many times we’ll write this new number -- 2015 -- this year? Once a week will be over 50 times -- twice a week will be over 100...

Updated Jan 5, 2015 at 3:02 PM

By Lee H. HamiltonWe are one glum country.Trust in the federal government is at historic lows, according to Gallup. More than half of the respondents to an October Rasmussen poll think our best days are behind us. And...

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