Category: Cranford 86 in the News

Gold Star Families at Cranford’s Memorial Day Ceremony

Eight Gold Star Families are Welcomed at Memorial Day Remembrances by Don Sweeney, Cranford 86 Project As the founding member of the Cranford 86 project I have watched our group gain momentum for the past three years. Not only did

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2019 Grand Marshal of Memorial Day Parade

Cranford Veteran Lee Blowe is 2019 Grand Marshal of Memorial Day Parade Local Veteran Lee Blowe was selected by VFW Post #335 and Steve Robertazzi, Director of the Cranford Parks and Recreation Department to be this year’s Grand Marshal of Cranford’s annual

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Cranford VFW Rescues Parade Relic

The V.F.W. Seeks Support as they Adopt and Rescue a Cranford Parade Relic For over 50 years, the Craftsman’s Club at the Masonic Temple in Cranford showed respect to Cranford’s war dead by having a float in our Memorial Day

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Cranford Residents Raise Funds to Sponsor Banners Honoring Hometown Heroes

Submitted by Don Sweeney Following the Cranford Memorial Day parade last May, the Cranford 86 project dedicated an initial set of banners recalling local fallen heroes. The banners, which depict each of their likeness, were on display throughout Memorial Park,