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December 3, 2018
On November 11, 2018, the American Legion Post 99 held a Veteran’s Day ceremony honoring the memory and service of those who died in World War I, World War II, Korea, Vietnam and the War On Terror in Iraq and Afghanistan. The ceremony took place at Veteran’s Memorial Park where Mayor Alberto G. Santos and Council Members joined Kearny residents and members of the American Legion Post 99,...

Kearny Memorial Day Ceremonies Recognize and Honor Those Who Served and Made the Ultimate Sacrifice for our Country

05/31/2016

The annual Memorial Day Parade took place on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 7:00 pm.  The parade line of march stepped off at Belgrove Drive and Locust Avenue and traveled south on Belgrove Drive, culminating in a ceremony held at the American Legion Post 99 recognizing those who died while in service to our country.  The program featured remarks by Parade Grand Marshall Thomas Mernar and Mayor Alberto G. Santos.

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

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