The Independent gladly accepts submissions of events, engagement, wedding and anniversary celebrations, letters to the editor and potential news stories.

If you would like to submit community photos, please email them to Be sure to include when and where it was taken, identify who is in the photo, and credit the photographer. Photos submitted for publication should be high resolution.

Note: Please include important details about your social event: For example, if adding an engagement or wedding, include parents’ names, where the couple went to school, where they work, and where they live or will live. 

If you have questions, please email

3 + 14 =