County Sheriff’s Office Recognized for “Good Works”

Sheriff's Seminar Good Works Pix

The Lackawanna County Commissioners presented a “Good Works” certificate to the Sheriff’s Office staff who recently facilitated the eight session “Active Shooters” seminar series for all County employees.

Conducted at Marywood University, the program was designed to educate staff on how to: recognize signs of potential threats; protect/defend themselves, and be cognizant of the surroundings they are in.

Shown from left: Deputy Ryan DeLuccie, Deputy Robert Moore, Commissioner Jerry Notarianni, Jeanne Rosencrance, Trauma Services, District Attorney’s Office; Deputy James Malone, Chief Deputy John Tigue, Commissioner Patrick M. O’Malley, Commissioner Laureen A. Cummings, and Deputy Glenn Chapman.   



Senior Fair Proceeds go to Meals on Wheels

Meals On Wheels

The Lackawanna County Commissioners presented officials from Meals on Wheels of Northeastern Pennsylvania a $4,000 check, which represents a portion of the proceeds from the recent Senior Health Fair.

The funds will be used for operations and the preparation and delivery of meals to the home bound of our community.

Shown from left: Commissioner Jerry Notarianni, Kristen Kosin, Meals on Wheels Executive Director; Commissioner Patrick M. O’Malley, and Commissioner Laureen A. Cummings.  

Commissioners Join “Wish Partner Club”

Make A Wish Recognition Pix

Maggie O’Brien, inside left, Regional Director for Make-A-Wish, presented a “Wish Partner Club” certificate to the Lackawanna County Commissioners in recognition of their support during the recent Holiday Market.

Make-A-Wish collected $2,500 in donations from individuals who ice skated during the three-day craft show at the former Globe.  The proceeds helped to grant a wish for a local youngster.

Shown from left are Commissioner Jerry Notarianni, Ms. O’Brien, Commissioner Patrick M. O’Malley and Commissioner Laureen A. Cummings.  


Commissioners Recognized for Supporting County Disability Fair

Disability Fair Recognition Pix

The Lackawanna County Commissioners were honored by the County’s Disability Fair Committee for their generous support of the group’s inaugural expo held in October.

The Commissioners provided seed money for the fair’s start-up and administration. Committee members presented the Commissioners with a shirt from the event.

Shown from left: Commissioner Patrick M. O’Malley, Keith Williams, committee; Commissioner Laureen A. Cummings, Commissioner Jerry Notarianni, and Bobby Walsh, committee.