Knights of Columbus dub “Best Halloween Costume” winners


Dunmore Knights of Columbus, Council 3635, held its annual Halloween party for children of all ages in Oct, 30 at Dunmore Community Center, with the help of area businesses, who provided food, drinks, entertainment by a DJ, and a costume contest for categories such as the youngest, scariest, most original, funniest, and cutest.

A total of 97 children along with parents and other family members attended this year’s party. Winners of the costume contest were awarded $25 in each category.

Shown in front row, from left: Nathan Sottile, funniest, Blow Up Morph; Gavin Monahan, scariest, Grim Reaper; Kasey Malone, most original, soda machine; Serafina Carrasquilla, cutest, cowgirl, with mom; Reyna Jade Brennan, youngest, strawberry, with mom and cousin Kadence. Back row: John Pugliese and James Brennan, members of the Knights of Columbus, Dunmore.

Sherwood Youth Association’s Annual Halloween Party

The Sherwood Youth Association hosted its annual Halloween party on Saturday, Oct. 29 at Sherwood Park. Kids were treated to pizza and treats as well as entertainment provided by Jojo the Clown. Each child went home with a special goodie bag made by the volunteers, and those who dressed up were also part of a costume contest!

Joe Cardillo, Christopher Fortese and Jake Monelli had this year’s “scariest costumes.” Nicolina Schlesser, Janelle Airwyke and Karina Kent had the “most original costumes.”The winners for “funniest costume” were Beau Borchardt, Ethan Walters and Brett Monelli. Adam Badyrka took the title for “overall best costume.”