Pittston piano student receives awards, certificate


Shawna Casey, of Pittston, was recently awarded the prestigious 10 Year Award and Paderewski Medal for performing in the National Piano Playing Auditions for the past decade. She is a student of Christine Leandri, of Luzerne, and was recently presented with both awards and a special certificate from State Representative Aaron D. Kaufer. Pictured, from left, are Christine Leandri, Shawna Casey, and State Rep. Aaron D. Kaufer.