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January 8, 2019
On Monday, January 7, 2019, the Town of Kearny held its Inaugural Ceremony and annual Reorganization Meeting. The elected officials were led into the Council Chamber by bagpiper Francis P. Raftery. Tatiana Lima performed a beautiful rendition of the National Anthem and John Lennon’s Imagine, Reverend Kwesi Y. Barnes of the West Hudson Christian Center offered the Invocation, Brandi-Leigh Miller...

Kearny 150 Block Party & Fireworks Celebration – Sunday, October 1, 2017

09/28/2017
Kearny’s 150th Sesquicentennial Anniversary Block Party celebration will be held at Veteran’s Memorial Field on Sunday, October 1, 2017, 3:00 pm through 8 pm and will feature musical performances, food, a beer garden, local restaurants, zip line and a grand finale fireworks display.  There will also be presentations from many of Kearny’s civic and cultural organizations. 
 

Sesquicentennial Photo Contest Honoring Kearny’s History

09/24/2017

On September 24, 2017 in celebration of the Town of Kearny’s 150th anniversary, the Junior Woman’s Club of Arlington sponsored a photography contest honoring our Town’s History.  The two categories were “Kearnyscapes” and “What Community Means to Me”.  Congratulations to all of the contestants and winners of the Kearny 150 Sesquicentennial Photography Contest.  The reception was held at the historic Firehouse at 72 Hal

Town of Kearny Celebrates the 4th of July - A Grand Display of Patriotism

07/05/2017

(KEARNY, NJ) – On Tuesday, July 4, 2017, 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 and Marytrine De Castro joined Kearny residents for the event.  Each year, the July 4th Fireworks Celebration becomes larger and more spectacular. 

Town of Kearny holds Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony: Re-opening of the Davis Avenue Firehouse (Station 1)

06/27/2017
(Kearny, NJ) – On Tuesday, June 27, 2017, Mayor Alberto G. Santos and Councilmembers Eileen Eckel, Susan McCurrie, Albino Cardoso, Richard Konopka, Marytrine De Castro and Peter Santana joined Fire Chief Steve Dyl, members of the Kearny Fire Department and local area residents for the ribbon-cutting and re-opening ceremony of Station 1, the town firehouse located at Davis Avenue and Devon Terrace.
 

Town of Kearny, We Are One New Jersey Hudson County Center and the Portuguese Cultural Association Hold Citizenship Clinic Saturday, July 1, 2017

06/13/2017

The Town of Kearny in partnership with We Are One New Jersey Hudson County Center and the Portuguese Cultural Association held a Citizenship Clinic on Saturday, July 1, 2017, 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM.  The citizenship clinic took place at 408 Schuyler Avenue, Kearny, New Jersey 07032 and the event was open to all interested in becoming a citizen of the United States of America.

Mayor Santos and Council Members Cardoso and De Castro Open the Newly Renovated Pettigrew Playground in the First Ward

06/10/2017

(Kearny, New Jersey) – During a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Saturday, June 10, 2017, Mayor Alberto G. Santos joined First Ward Council Members Albino Cardoso and Marytrine De Castro and Council Members Eileen Eckel (3rd Ward), Susan McCurrie (4th Ward), Peter Santana (2nd Ward) and members of the Recreation Commission and Board of Education in officially opening the newly renovated Frank R.

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