George Fricovsky Honored By Commissioners

George Fricovsky, center, Taylor, recited the Pledge of Allegiance at the November 16 Lackawanna County Commissioners meeting. Mr. Fricovsky was honored by the lawmakers for his recent designation as a World War II hero. He was also bestowed with his high school diploma from Riverside. Mr. Fricovsky was drafted at the age of 18 and served his country in the European and African theaters.

L-r, Commissioner Jerry Notarianni, David Walsh, Mr. Fricovsky’s grandson; Mr. Fricovsky, Commissioner Laureen A. Cummings, M.Sgt. USMC Sean Sargeant, and Commissioner Patrick M. O’Malley.

Greek-American Grill Small Business Spotlight

Greek-American Grill, a Dickson City-based operation, was the small business spotlighted at the November 16 Lackawanna County Commissioners Meeting. The two-year old restaurant specializes in Greek food along with Italian, American and dessert menu items. The grill, located on business route 6, is open Monday – Thursday from 6 AM – 9 PM and on Friday and Saturday from 6 AM – 10 PM. The Kapires family moved here from Staten Island, NY, and has been in the hospitality business for 42 years.

L-r, Commissioner Jerry Notarianni, Commissioner Laureen A. Cummings, Angie and Steve Kapires, owners; and Commissioner Patrick M. O’Malley.