Fun run held in West Pittston on July 4

Staff reports

At left is Gina Malsky, Children’s Race Director and West Pittston Recreation Board member, as she leads the runners at the start of the race. Next to Malsky, from left, are Chase Liska; Matt, Michelle Berger, and Jackson Berger; Santo Sabatini (holding his dinosaur), and Ava Musinski.

The Sabatini and Marranca families came to run. Santo Sabitini leads the pack. Behind him, from left, are Sofia Sabatini, Joey Marrancca, Savino Sabatini, Aubriana Marrancca.

The 6-12 year old group came to run, rain or shine.

Mom Pam Crane is at the finish line as her son Michael collapses into her arms after his 1-mile run.

Chase Liska, 5, is congratulated by volunteer Anna Malsky after his 1/4-mile run.

WEST PITTSTON — The annual Fourth of July Young Run 4 Fun was sponsored by the West Pittston Recreation Board on July 4 at the Anthony “Jake” Sobeski Stadium in West Pittston.

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