"Going the Distance" Luzerne Honors Rocky Castellani

LUZERNE, LUZERNE COUNTY ( WBRE/WYOU)  Born in Luzerne Borough, he grew up to become a Pennsylvania patriot, and boxing legend. A special memorial will be dedicated to former Marine and boxing legend Rocky Castellani. Rocky was  known for going the distance. Photojournalist Joseph Butash has a preview of the special event.


  The dedication of the Go the Distance Rocky Castellani Statue is June 10  at 10:30 am at the Bennett Street Memorial Veterans Park in  Luzerne.

Eyewitness News Veterans Views host Judge Tom Munley will take part in the program.

Learn more about the Rocky Project website

 

 

 

 


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