It's a grand old flag

Make text smaller Make text larger


  • Pictured are Daisy Troop leader Rachel Fuller, Madeline Fuller, Aubree Doss, Bella Zerilli, and Olivia Turner (Photo provided)

  • American Legion Post 254 of Honesdale with the Boy Scouts of America Troop 1 at Flag Day services (Photo provided)

American Legion Post 254 of Honesdale held its Flag Day ceremony at Veteran's Park on June 14 in conjunction with the Boy Scouts of America Troop 1.

The Scouts built the flag bier and conducted the ceremony. The American Legion furnished the rifle team and performed the rifle volleys.

Flag Day commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States, which happened on June 14, 1777, by resolution of the Second Continental Congress.

Post 254 meets at the Chamber of Commerce building, at 7 p.m., on the fourth Tuesday of each month.

Any veteran interested in joining should contact Commander Carbone at 845-629-0287.

Heart of MatamorasThe Heart of Matamoras, along with Daisy Troop #52234 from Matamoras, property owners, Pat and Carol Cordova, Chris Morgan, and Tri State Flag Poles put an event together in May to honor the "flag holidays": Armed Forces Day, Memorial Day, Flag Day and 4th of July.

Make text smaller Make text larger


Pool Rules


'Keep telling the story': DRBC honors Clarke Rupert upon his retirement
If you have ever dealt with the Delaware River Basin Commission, you undoubtedly know Clarke Rupert, who has been handling media here for nearly two decades. Before he came to...
Read more »

Soy, cruciferous vegetables ease side effects of breast cancer treatment
Consuming cruciferous vegetables, such as the cabbage, Brussels sprouts, and broccoli, as well as soy foods may be associated with a reduction in common side effects of breast...
Read more »

DVMS Students of the Month for February
Delaware Valley Middle School has announced that Gabriel Tidridge and Hailee Grimes (pictured) are the school's Students of the Month for February. (Photo provided)
Read more »

Bassist Michael Feinberg presents the 'Whatever Possessed Me' tour
— One of the most exciting new voices in jazz music is coming to the Deer Head Inn, located at 5 Main St., Delaware...
Read more »


Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Community Newspapers


Local News
  • Mar 22, 2018


Weather in Milford, PA