On Veteran’s Day, Wednesday, November 11, 2015, at 11 a.m., American Legion Post 99 held the community’s annual Veteran’s Day Ceremony at Veteran’s Memorial Park located at Kearny Avenue and Beech Street. The Kearny Police Honor Guard and members of the American Legion, VFW and Marine Corps stood at attention at the monuments. The program included words from American Legion Commander Keith McMillan and Mayor Alberto G.
Veteran's Memorial Park
November 11, 2015
Kearny, New Jersey
Commanders, honored veterans and guests: I will begin by honoring the memory and service of 6 sons of Kearny who died in World War I:
Arthur McEntevy, 165 Devon Street, Kearny, killed in action at Gallipoli, 1915;
Hugh Fleming, 502 Kearny Avenue, Arlington, died of wounds, 1917;
Hundreds of dogs and their owners from Kearny and neighboring communities arrived in costumes at Arlington Depot Park on a beautiful fall day for the 2nd Annual Kearny Doggie Halloween Parade & Festival sponsored by the KUEZ, K9 Corner and Bone Appetit Spa and Barkery.
On Tuesday, October 13, 2015, Mayor Alberto G.
On Saturday, October 3, 2015, Pathways to Independence, Inc. held their Annual Walk-A-Thon at West Hudson Park. Community leaders, including Mayor Alberto G. Santos and Members of the Kearny Town Council, Carol Jean Doyle, Susan McCurrie and Marytrine De Castro took part in the Annual Walk-A-Thon with residents, Pathway to Independence consumers and their family and friends to raise funds for the organization.
On Sunday, July 19, 2015, the Peruvian Civic Association of New Jersey (PCANJ) celebrated Peruvian Independence with a parade through Harrison and Kearny. The parade featured dancers dressed in beautiful native costumes, bands, floats and marchers from many area Peruvian organizations. Kearny Mayor Alberto G.