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!
Cindy Vero, Radio Personality
Woman of the Year
Carol Grossi, Superintendent, Hanover Park Regional High School District
Man of the Year
Charlie Napoli, C&L Towing
Entrepreneurs of the Year
Nanina’s in the Park & Park Savoy
Joe Maurillo Bio | Barry Maurillo Bio | Vito Cucci Bio
Ace Alanga Italian Heritage Award
DiPaolo Bakery of Verona
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!