The Parish Community of St. John the Evangelist, Pittston, invites area first responders and their families, along with the public, to celebrate National First Responders Day with a Mass at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 28.
Members of the St. John the Evangelist Liturgy Committee and Pittston City First Responders involved with planning the celebration, first row, from left, are Sister Kieran Williams, IHM; Fire Chief Jim Rooney and the Rev. Joseph Elston. Second row: Patrolman First Class Dion Fernandes, Kerry Kugler and Inez Kugler, liturgical commission; Patrolman Chad Jacobs and Sgt. Billy Curry.