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November 8, 2018
On Wednesday, November 7, 2018, during the Regular Meeting of the Mayor and Town Council, Mayor Alberto G. Santos, members of the Town Council and Kearny Police Chief George King held a swearing in ceremony for newly hired police officers of the Kearny Police Department.  Mayor Santos and Chief King addressed the police officers and their family and friends who gathered at Town Hall to witness...

1st Annual Food Truck Festival

05/21/2016

Kearny, NJ – On Saturday, May 21, 2016, the first ever Kearny Food Truck Festival was held at the Frank J. Vincent Marina. The event was organized by Kearny PBA Local #21 and President John Fabula and featured food items from 15 food trucks. The PBA organized the event as a fundraiser, since the group is sending 15 police officers to the Tour de Force Bike Ride 9/11 Memorial Bike Ride from the Pentagon in Washington, DC to Ground Zero in New York City this upcoming Sept.

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

05/10/2016

On Tuesday, May 10, 2016, 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.

 

VFW Post 1302 Holds Annual Awards Night in the Town of Kearny

05/06/2016

Kearny, NJ – On Friday, May 6, 2016, the VFW Post 1302 held its annual ceremony honoring members of Kearny’s Police and Fire Department and numerous members of the community.  Honorees received awards for their bravery and distinguished and extensive service to the community and were joined by their colleagues and families in honor and celebration of the occasion.  Mayor Alberto G.

Kearny TNR Committee Holds TNR Food Drive at ShopRite Supermarket

04/25/2016

Kearny, NJ – On Saturday, April 23, 2016, Council President Carol Jean Doyle, Councilwoman Marytrine De Castro and Councilman Albino Cardoso joined the Town’s Trap/Neuter/Return (TNR) Committee and fellow TNR Committee members during a TNR Food Drive in support of the Town’s TNR program.  The Mayor and Council adopted Ordinance 2014-44, Adopting a Trap, Neuter, Return (TNR) Program, regulating outdoor cat colonies on November 12, 2014.  The program, run by a six-member committee and a group o

Kearny Recreation Softball Celebrates Opening Day

04/18/2016

On Saturday, April 16, 2016, Mayor Alberto Santos, Town Council members and Recreation Commissioners attended opening day ceremonies for the Kearny Softball Program at Veteran’s Memorial Field.  This year, 175 children registered for participation in the softball program which is now in its 51st year as a Town of Kearny Recreation program.  Local businesses and organizations are sponsoring 11 teams for children ages 4 through 12 and grades Pre-K through 8th.  Parents and players joined Mayor

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