Monday, May 20, 2013
Family-friendly event begins at 10 a.m.
The town’s annual Memorial Day parade will be held on Monday beginning at 10 a.m. on Valley Road. Various groups, including Boy Scout troops, Girl Scout troops, high school marching bands, civic organizations, and emergency services personnel will march in the parade. Local and county officials typically also march in the annual event. The hour-long parade will make it way down Valley Road and end at the municipal complex. People sit in lawn chairs along Valley Road to watch the parade. Residents are encouraged to show up early to get a good spot to sit.
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Library will close early on Friday and not be open on Easter.
Town Hall is closed today in observance of Good Friday. The building will reopen on Monday, April 1 at 8:30 a.m. The Wayne Public Library will close at 4:30 p.m. on Friday. The library will be closed on Easter.
Monday, February 25, 2013
Screenings include a blood pressure reading, prostate exam, and cholesterol report.
Residents can take advantage of two screenings offered this week by the Wayne Health Department. The screening costs $25. A prostate specific antigen test is available for another $28. Appointments are required to get a screening. The screening includes a blood pressure, cholesterol, and glucose screenings and a body fat analysis. Fasting is recommended for accurate results. Call the health department at 973-694-1800, ext. 3241 to schedule an appointment. Both screenings will take place at the Wayne Health Department in the municipal building on Valley Road. The screenings are being conducted in partnership with Chilton Hospital. — Have a question or news tip? Contact editor Daniel Hubbard at Daniel.Hubbard@patch.com or find us on Facebook…
Saturday, January 19, 2013
Municipal building closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday.
Town Hall will be closed Monday in observerance of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday. The building will re-open at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday. The Zoning Board of Adjustment's second meeting of the month will be held on Tuesday instead of Monday. The library's main and Preakness branches will be open during regular business hours on Monday.
Monday, May 28, 2012
Parade will head up Valley Road, end at municipal building.
The township’s annual Memorial Day parade will begin at 11 a.m. on Monday. The parade will start out on Ratzer Road, head up to Valley Road, and end at the municipal building. The parade is expected to conclude at noon. Wreathes in rememberance of those veterans who died while serving were placed at the firemen’s memorial in front of town hall during a ceremony at last year's parade. Residents lined Valley Road and waved American flags as the Wayne Valley High School marching band, the American Legion Post 174, the Police Athletic League, and local Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts, and Boy Scouts walked in the parade last year. It is not known what local organizations or individuals will be featured in the parade this year.