Flag Raising in Honor of Columbus Day

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SCRANTON, LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) A celebration of Italian heritage Tuesday Morning in the Electric City,
 
The Columbus Day Association of Lackawanna County raised the flag of Italy in front of Scranton City Hall. 

  Scranton Mayor Bill Courtright joined in.

  It’s in anticipation of their 109th annual dinner this Sunday, celebrating their heritage.

The group tells Eyewitness News they’ll also lay a wreath in front of the Christoper Columbus Statue on Lackawanna County’s Courthouse Square on the holiday Monday morning.

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