PENNSYLVANIA — Gov. Tom Wolf is urging the public to vote for the Pennsylvania River of the Year for 2019.
HONESDALE, PA — The Wayne & Pike Trails & Waterways Alliance (WPTWA) has established a feasibility study to look at the possibility of developing a trail along the Lackawaxen River that will run between Honesdale and Hawley.
LACKAWAXEN, PA — The Delaware Highlands Conservancy announces an Eagle Watch Volunteer Training Day on December 1, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Inn at Lackawaxen. New volunteers are asked to arrive at 9 a.m. Then, both new and existing volunteers will gather from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon.
HONESDALE, PA — A handful of Wayne and Pike County township officials and media representatives boarded the Stourbridge Line’s vintage rail cars for an October 23 roundtrip excursion between Honesdale and Lackawaxen.
UPPER DELAWARE RIVER VALLEY — The arrival of fall and winter in the Upper Delaware River Valley ushers in refreshing opportunities to venture forth with cameras at the ready to capture the amazing abundance of natural resources found here.
HONESDALE, PA — A picture of a seal said to be in the Lackawaxen River and video purportedly of the same thing have been making the rounds on social media lately. It all started shortly after September 16, when John Joseph Fotusky shot footage of an animal swimming in the river (tinyurl.com/y7m5cpjh).
BARRYVILLE, NY — On Saturday, September 29, celebrate the role of pollinators in fertilizing our local food sources and say, “Adios, Monarchs,” as these charismatic and endangered pollinators migrate to their wintering grounds in Mexico.
LACKAWAXEN, PA — The Bernt Balchen Lodge #3-566 Sons of Norway will hold a Scandinavian Craft Fair at the Lackawaxen Volunteer Firehouse, 774 Rte. 590, on Saturday, September 8. There will be Scandinavian and American Arts and Crafts, Rosemaling folk art wood-carving demonstration, Scandinavian decorative and household items.
WAYNE COUNTY, PA — The Lackawaxen River Conservancy has announced that Travis York of Wallenpaupack Area High School has been awarded The Lackawaxen River Conservancy Scholarship for 2018. Travis received his scholarship award of $500 at the awards assembly at Wallenpapupack Area High School on Friday, June 15.
LACKAWAXEN, PA — On Saturday, July 21 at 1 p.m., a ceremony honoring the Unknown Soldier of the Revolutionary War will take place at Scenic Drive. The graveside ceremony on the bank of the Delaware River is sponsored by the Ecker Haupt Post of the VFW, the commissioners of Pike County and the supervisors of Lackawaxen Township.