2014 Morris County Columbus Day Parade Honorees

The Morris County Columbus Day Parade will be celebrating their 10th Anniversary in 2014!  This year’s parade will be held on Sunday, October 12.  Meet this year’s honorees, and check back for more updates on the 10th Anniversary festivities!

Grand Marshal

Cindy Vero, Host of “KTU Mornings with Cubby and Cindy”, 103.5 KTU FM 


Woman of the Year

Carol Grossi, Superintendent, Hanover Park Regional High School District


Man of the Year

Charlie Napoli, C&L Towing 


Entrepreneur of the Year

Nanina’s in the Park & Park Savoy


 Ace Alanga Italian Heritage Award

DiPaolo Bakery of Verona


 Parade Princess

Francesca DeFillippes


2014 EHIAC Scholarship Recipients

Each year, the East Hanover Italian American Club awards scholarships to deserving students of Italian descent at Hanover Park and Whippany Park High Schools.  This year, the club gave out $12,000 in scholarships.

Congratulations and best of luck to the Class of 2014!




Pictured above, at Hanover Park from right to left are: John Alvino (secretary of the East Hanover Italian American Club), and students Raquel Mogavero, Antonia DeMaio, Nicole Tassielli, Brenna Zarra, Brielle Scuteri, and Nicholas Preziosi.  Second Row from right to left: Dante Pasquale, Nicholas Barbella, Michael Tartaglia, and Shelby Stivale.



Our two fundraisers, the annual Pasta & Comedy Night and our carnival, were a huge success thanks to our amazing support system!  The money raised will help many high school students around the area realize their college dreams!