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Scenes from Two National Night Out Celebrations in Plainfield

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Group photo at Leland Park! Credits: David Beverly
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Opening remarks by Mayor Adrian O. Mapp Credits: Carolyn Wellington
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Credits: Carolyn Wellington
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Members of the Queen City Mentoring Academy Credits: Carolyn Wellington
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Credits: Carolyn Wellington
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Detective Drew O'Connor Credits: Carolyn Wellington
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Wonder Woman showed up for a quick photo! Credits: Carolyn Wellington
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Credits: Carolyn Wellington
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Credits: Carolyn Wellington
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Queen City Mentoring Academy at City Hall Plaza Credits: Carolyn Wellington
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Credits: Carolyn Wellington
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Credits: Carolyn Wellington
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Credits: Carolyn Wellington
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Credits: Carolyn Wellington
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Journalist and blogger Bernice Paglia was honored with a Community Service Award Credits: Carolyn Wellington
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Police Chief Carl Riley Credits: Carolyn Wellington
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Credits: Carolyn Wellington
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Face painting at Leland Park Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Councilman Cory Storch and Sean McKenna Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Louise Colodne, Janice Dicely and Mary Wacholtz Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Credits: David Beverly
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Councilman Cory Storch, Jim Spear and Freeholder Linda Carter Credits: David Beverly
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PLAINFIELD, NJ - For the past few years, there have been two opportunities to celebrate National Night Out in Plainfield, one at City Hall Plaza and the other, put on by Netherwood Heights Neighbors, at Leland Park near Cook School.

National Night Out is a national event that fosters relationships between neighbors and law enforcement to build safer communities.  No matter where you were able to enjoy the night's festivities, residents were able to come together, meet their neighbors, and interact with officers and city officials.

Councilman-at-Large, First and Fourth Wards, Barry Goode was Master of Ceremonies at City Hall.

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The downtown event also commemorated journalist and blogger Bernice Paglia, who was honored with a well-deserved Community Service Award.

Enjoy a slide show of photos from both events!

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