Pastry students win ‘cupcake wars’


Students in the pastry arts management program at Luzerne County Community College recently held the annual cupcake wars. The cupcakes were on display at the Joseph A. Paglianite Culinary Institute, and those who viewed the display were able to vote for their favorite entries. Shown are the winners of cupcake wars: John Greskiewicz, Wilkes-Barre, second place, chef’s award and third place, popular vote; Kaylee Sminkey, Laurel Run, first place, chef’s award and second place, popular vote; Eleanor Duggins, Nanticoke, first place, popular vote and third place, chef’s award; and Rich Nemetz, Wyoming, instructor, pastry arts, LCCC.