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Ernie Banks and me - Wayne Independent
Having awakened this morning to news of the death of baseball great Ernie Banks at the age of 83, I’m trying to sort through a flood of memories that suddenly — and even surprisingly, in some respects — come to mind. Banks was one of my great boyhood ...
Martin retires after 60 years - Wayne Independent
BETHANY – A longtime member of the Bethany Borough Council is retiring after 60 years of service. Nina Martin, 88, who was secretary for the council, is handing the reins to someone new. She held the position since 1955. “I've always had good ...
Snowboarding takes a slide in popularity; experts unfazed - Wayne Independent
KILLINGTON, Vt. — Aging athletes, new skis and a lack of snow are ganging up on the once-edgy sport of snowboarding, which has seen a marked drop in participation over the last decade. Industry experts say it's a sign of the maturing of snowboarding ...
FBI: No bombs found on planes in Atlanta after threat - Wayne Independent
ATLANTA — Law enforcement officials found no bombs on two planes at Atlanta's main airport after authorities received what they considered credible threats, FBI spokesman Stephen Emmett said. The threats targeted Southwest Airlines Flight 2492, which ...
Battle of the Housewives! Joanna Krupa Sues Brandi Glanville Over Infidelity, Smelly Vagina Allegations - Wayne Independent
Real Housewives of Miamistar Joanna Krupa has sued Beverly Hills housewife Brandi Glanville for slander, People reports. According to papers filed on Jan. 22, during her November 2013 appearance on Watch What Happens Live, Glanville "knowing made false and ...
Bill Belichick on deflated balls: 'We try to do everything right' - Wayne Independent
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Saying his team "followed every rule to the letter," New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick described in detail how his team prepares its footballs on game day and defended his players from chatter that they made it to the Super ...
Build a Garage to Add Value to Your Home - Wayne Independent
Home improvement tips from Networx.com, a website where real people give unpretentious home & garden advice and share their experiences so that you can deal with your own house with more fun and less anxiety. Look here for cheap and time-efficient ..
Japan: Still working to free hostages after unverified video of killing - Wayne Independent
TOKYO — A visibly shaken Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said early Sunday that Japan was working to free two hostages held by the extremist Islamic State group, calling a new online video purporting to show that one had been killed "outrageous and unforgiveable.
New member, officers installed at meeting - Wayne Independent
HONESDALE – The Wayne/Pike Detachment of the Marine Corps League has a new after its meeting Monday night. With a unanimous vote, George Davey was welcomed to the detachment. He repeated the oath after Harry Feldman, commandant. After being initiated ...
Shooting range gets OK - Wayne Independent
TEXAS TWP. - The township supervisors have approved a request by a businesswoman to construct an indoor shooting range at 1095 Texas Palmyra Highway (Route 6). The OK from the supervisors means Grace Anderson can break ground on the project as soon as the ...
Sarah Palin hints at running for president, but I’m guessing she won’t - Wayne Independent
Sarah Palin, the former half-term governor of Alaska and running mate on John McCain’s unsuccessful presidential ticket in 2008, says she’s thinking of running for the GOP nomination next year. But my own sense of the matter is that she won’t.
Control Your Home Theater Equipment From Your iOS & Android Devices [34% Off + Free Shipping] - Wayne Independent
The dream of an affordable, truly universal remote looks like it is finally coming true. Blumoo hooks up to more than 225,000 A/V components, letting you control your equipment from your smartphone. Right now, it's also 34% off. The sleekly-designed Blumoo ...
Mandy Moore and Ryan Adams Divorcing - Wayne Independent
"Mandy Moore and Ryan Adams have mutually decided to end their marriage of almost six years," the couple said in a statement to the magazine. "It is a respectful, amicable parting of ways and both Mandy and Ryan are asking for media to respect their ...
Stephen Collins and Faye Grant Settle Divorce After Molestation Confession - Wayne Independent
Stephen Collins and Faye Grant have settled their messy divorce, which resulted in a leaked tape of the 7th Heaven star confessing to molesting three girls. The former couple reached a settlement, E! News reports, meaning they can avoid going to trial.
Black Sails Season 2: Can Flint Regain the Trust of His Men? - Wayne Independent
It's the best of times and worst of times for Black Sails' Capt. Flint as Season 2 of the Starz pirate drama begins. "We never wanted the gold to be an answer to end all questions," executive producer Jonathan E. Steinbergtells TVGuide.com. "We wanted it ...