American Legion Post 99 Honors the Town of Kearny’s Finest and Bravest

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Kearny, NJ – On Friday, April 1, 2016, Mayor Alberto G. Santos, Deputy Mayor Anthony Capitti and Kearny Town Council Members Carol Jean Doyle, Susan McCurrie, and Marytrine De Castro attended the American Legion Post 99’s annual ceremony honoring members of Kearny’s Police and Fire Department.  

The award recipients, chosen by their peers, were: Kearny Police Detective Michael Andrews as Police Officer of the Year 2015, and Kearny Firefighter Michael Kaywork as Firefighter of the Year 2015.  Detective Michael Andrews and Firefighter Michael Kaywork were honored for their bravery and distinguished and extensive service to the community.  Both were joined by their colleagues and families in honor and celebration of the occasion.

(Photos by Barbara Goldberg)