On Saturday, September 24, 2016, Pathways to Independence, Inc. held their Annual Walk-A-Thon at West Hudson Park. Pathways to Independence provides job skills training and vocational opportunities for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities, helping them achieve their fullest potential. The organization’s facility is located at 60 Kingsland Avenue in Kearny. Close to 200 individuals gathered at West Hudson Park to take part in the walk.
Our community remembered those who lost their lives on 9/11/01 with an ecumenical service at St. Stephen's Church on Sunday, September 11, at 7 pm. As we did in the days and months after 9/11, our community came together again in mourning, somber reflection and friendship. The commemorative service at St. Stephen’s Church began with a candlelit procession at the 9/11 monument and a field of nearly 3,000 American flags arranged by Boy Scout Troop and Pack 305.
On Sunday, July 24, 2016, 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.
Tax bills for the next four quarters were mailed out on July 22nd and the Tax Collector’s Office at Town Hall will be open late until 7:00 pm on Tuesday, August 9th. If you have any questions you can call the Tax Office at 201-955-7888.
Kearny, NJ – On Monday, July 4, 2016, the Town of Kearny held its annual Fireworks Celebration and Show at Veteran’s Memorial Field. Each year, the July 4th Fireworks Celebration becomes larger and more spectacular.
Kearny, NJ – The Town of Kearny held its annual Senior Picnic at the Doyle Pavilion located in Riverbank Park on Wednesday, June 15, 2016. Mayor Alberto G.
Kearny, NJ – On Wednesday, June 15, 2016, in celebration of the BJ’s Wholesale Club opening soon in Kearny, Mayor Alberto G.
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.