Around Town: News from your neighbors

Alessandra Gabriella Martucci

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Hello Readers! Welcome to another edition of Around Town.

Happy First Birthday

Alessandra Gabriella Martucci is celebrating her first birthday, and gets a special message from her mom and dad.

Right from the very first time we held you in our arms, we knew you were going to be so very special. We are really happy to see how you have grown up so beautifully – happy and with a great personality. Your smile always brightens our day. You are our sunshine.

Happy First Birthday ‘Lil Princess.’ Love always, Mommy and Daddy.

New student teacher

King’s College in Wilkes-Barre, PA reports Emma Donnelly, a resident of the borough, recently began a student teaching assignment at Dan Flood Elementary in Wilkes-Barre, PA, where she works with the fourth grade and in the first to third grade learning support classroom.

She is a senior elementary and special education student at King, and is on the Dean’s List.

V-Day Celebration

The Findlay House in Melrose will present its Valentine’s Day celebration featuring Butch Barbella & the Streets of the Bronx band on Friday, February 12. The host for the event is housing director Chris Pignone and staff.

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