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March 13, 2018
Kearny, NJ – On Sunday, March 11, 2018, Irish eyes were smiling at the 45th Annual West Hudson St. Patrick’s Day Parade.  Under clear blue skies, thousands of people lined Kearny Avenue to enjoy the parade.  Organized annually by the United Irish Associations of West Hudson, the parade began in Harrison and traveled along Frank E. Rodgers Boulevard in Harrison, Central Avenue in East Newark and...

Mayor Santos and Council Members Cardoso and De Castro Open the Newly Renovated Pettigrew Playground in the First Ward


(Kearny, New Jersey) – During a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Saturday, June 10, 2017, Mayor Alberto G. Santos joined First Ward Council Members Albino Cardoso and Marytrine De Castro and Council Members Eileen Eckel (3rd Ward), Susan McCurrie (4th Ward), Peter Santana (2nd Ward) and members of the Recreation Commission and Board of Education in officially opening the newly renovated Frank R.

Follow-Up Public Meeting For Final Design Review Of The Gunnell Oval Recreational Complex Project Scheduled For Wednesday, May 17, At 6 PM

The Mayor and Town Council of Kearny and the Kearny Recreation Commission will hold a Public Meeting for final project design review of the Gunnell Oval Recreational Complex Redevelopment project at the Town of Kearny Town Hall Council Chambers, 402 Kearny Avenue, Kearny, New Jersey at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 17, 2017.  

Mayor Alberto G. Santos holds Lupus Awareness Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

(Kearny, NJ) - On Saturday, May 6, 2017, Mayor Alberto G. Santos and Councilmembers Albino Cardoso, Marytrine De Castro, Carol Jean Doyle, Eileen Eckel, Susan McCurrie and Peter Santana, joined Elizabeth SantaCruz and her daughter Miah Andrade along with the Caring for Lupus outreach group and TV Anchor Brenda Blackmon to officially kickoff May as Lupus Awareness Month with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Town Hall.  

Town of Kearny Sesquicentennial: Presentation of the Town Hall 150th Anniversary Banners

(Kearny, NJ) – On Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. Mayor Alberto G. Santos held the 150th Anniversary Banners presentation at the Kearny Town Hall.  The presentation of the anniversary banners provided the opportunity to call attention to the historic, milestone sesquicentennial anniversary and the series of commemorative events planned to mark the anniversary.  

Mayor Alberto G. Santos Issues Proclamation Designating May as Lupus Awareness Month in the Town of Kearny

On Tuesday, April 25, 2017, during the Regular Meeting of the Mayor and Town Council, Mayor Alberto G. Santos issued a Proclamation designating May as Lupus Awareness Month in the Town of Kearny to educate the public about Lupus and the needs for research funding, accurate diagnosis, and effective treatments that will lead to a cure for this devastating illness that affects so many people.

Design Selected for the Town Hall 150th Anniversary Banners


(KEARNY, NJ) – Mayor Alberto G. Santos announced today that the design for the Town Hall 150th Anniversary banners has been selected.  Daniel Veloso, a third year Kearny High School Graphic Arts student and Graphic Arts instructor Joseph Domalewski collaborated on nine comprehensive banner designs for the Town’s 150th Anniversary Committee to choose from.  Mayor Santos explained, “All of the designs were creative and well-designed.

Town of Kearny Celebrates Irish Cultural Heritage, Music and Dance: United Irish Associations of West Hudson Saint Patrick’s Day Parade


On Sunday, March 12, 2017, the Town of Kearny celebrated St. Patrick’s Day by participating in the 44th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade organized by the United Irish Associations of West Hudson.  While it was it was an extremely cold day, the weather didn’t stop marchers and spectators from participating in the annual event.  The Parade began in Harrison and traveled along Frank E.