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Peruvian Civic Association Sponsors West Hudson Peruvian Independence Day Parade

08/06/2018

On Sunday, July 22, 2018, the Peruvian Civic Association of New Jersey (PCANJ) celebrated Peruvian Independence with their annual parade.  The parade line of march stepped off in Harrison and traveled to Kearny Town Hall while participants exhibited their culture through the use of native costumes, bands, decorative floats, and marchers from many fellow Peruvian Associations. Kearny Mayor Alberto G.

Town of Kearny Celebrates the 4th of July

07/06/2018

(KEARNY, NJ) – On Wednesday, July 4, 2018, the Town of Kearny held its annual Fireworks Celebration at Veteran’s Memorial Field on Belgrove Drive.  Mayor Alberto G. Santos along with Councilmembers Carol Jean Doyle, Susan McCurrie, Marytrine De Castro and Peter Santana joined Kearny residents for the event.  Each year, the July 4th Fireworks Celebration becomes larger and more spectacular.

Mayor and Council Unveil Sign and Dedicate Kearny Community Garden in Memory of Edward C. Bixler

06/21/2018

On Thursday, June 21, 2018, Mayor Alberto G. Santos and the Town Council, members the Kearny Community Garden, Rev. Elaine Connolly and members of the First Presbyterian Church of Arlington joined the family of the late Edward C. Bixler for a sign unveiling and dedication ceremony at the Community Garden.  Ed Bixler’s wife, Margaret (Peg) Bixler assisted with the unveiling of the new sign.

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

05/24/2018

The annual Memorial Day Parade took place on Thursday, May 24, 2018 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 Marshal Jerry Quintero and Mayor Alberto G.

Town of Kearny holds Flag Raising Ceremony in Honor of Dorothy Halpin Bolinger

05/09/2018

(Kearny, NJ) - On Tuesday, May 8, 2018, Mayor Alberto G. Santos and Councilmembers Albino Cardoso, Marytrine De Castro, Eileen Eckel, Carol Jean Doyle and Susan McCurrie held a Flag Raising Ceremony in the Reading Garden of the Kearny Public Library. The United States flag that was unfurled at the ceremony measures 111 inches by 51 inches and was donated by the US Veterans Association in honor of the late Dorothy Halpin Bolinger.

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