St. Mary’s Wins “Trim a Tree” Challenge

St. Mary's prize

Erin Paciotti, right, of St. Mary’s accepts a plaque and prize from Wayne Hiller, the Lackawanna County Trolley Museum and Facilities Manager, for the school’s third place finish in the Electric City Trolley Museum’s “Trim A Tree” Challenge.

Students from area districts were involved in the decorating competition.  The Christmas trees were displayed over the holidays at the museum where visitors judged and voted for their favorite one.

 

St. Mary’s Class of 1966 Gathers for Rain Check Reunion

Members of the St. Mary of Mount Carmel School’s (SMS) 8th Grade Graduation Class of 1966, which held its 50th reunion in 2016, held another reunion for classmates who were unable to attend last year recently at La Trattoria.

St. Mary's class reunion pic 1

Shown seated from left are: William Ciccotti, Ellen Golden Tyrell, Ellen Burne, Mary Alice Golden McCormick and Cheryl Cuff. Standing: Patricki Cuff, Mark Kilker, James McCormick, Lorraine Spangler Vitris, Brian McAndrew, Robert Farrell, Gerald Conway, Regina Kearney Garvey, and James Vinard.

St. Mary's class reunion pic 3

After 51 years, Lorraine Vitris and Ellen Tyrell met again at the St. Mary’s 8th grade reunion. It was the first time Lorraine and Ellen saw each other since 1966.

St. Mary's class reunion pic 4

Catching up with each other during St. Mary’s 8th grade reunion recently were, from left: Brian McAndrew, Ellen Burne, Mary Alice McCormick, William Ciccotti, and Regina Garvey.