Rose Galasso still throwing in the 90s

June 27th, 2015 1:27 am

First Posted: 4/16/2013

Rose Galasso of Pittston will celebrate her 93rd birthday on April 24 the same way she celebrated her 90th — by throwing out the first pitch at a minor league baseball game.

Rose will toss out the first pitch at the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Railriders game on Wednesday.


Elisabeth Lampman of Avoca proudly donated 9” of her hair to Pantene Beautiful Lengths. This program provides free wigs to cancer patients and helps improve the quality of their lives.

Her hair was cut by Tammy Satkowski of Tammy’s Styling Sensations.

Elisabeth is the daughter of Susan and Michael Lampman and attends 4th grade at Holy Rosary School.


Happy Birthday to Bill DeAlba of Pittston who celebrated on April 16.

Also to Lenny Brown of Old Forge who celebrated on April 20 and Michael English Sr., Pittston Township celebrating on April 25.

Greg Dewey of Exeter hits the big 48 on April 21.

Happy birthday Greg from your wife Eileen, mother-in-law Rosalie Murtha and your fur children.


Stephanie Winters of Dupont and Alexandria Schraeder of West Pittston were inducted into Phi Kappa Phi at The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.


Three local students are among 34 Luzerne County Community College students who will be included in the 2012-13 edition of “Who’s Who among Students in American Junior Colleges.”

Ryan Joyce from Avoca is in the above photo, second from left in the second row. Who’s Who students not pictured are Jillian Falkowski and Christopher Twardowski, both from Pittston.


The Lady Birds Bowling League is running a bus trip to Ceaser’s Casino in Atlantic City on Sunday, April 28.

The cost is $27 with a $25 casino rebate.

The bus will leave at 8 a.m. from the Park ‘n’ Ride lot on Rt 315 and Oak Street.

Call Tricia at 947-4107 for reservations or more information.