Peruvian Civic Association Sponsors West Hudson Peruvian Independence Day Parade

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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. Santos, Harrison Mayor James Fife and members of both the Kearny and Harrison Councils joined dignitaries from Peru and many other special guests from the Peruvian community, including Miss Peru PCANJ, Miss Peru Teen PCANJ and Miss Peru Junior PCANJ.

(Photos by Barbara Goldberg)