Union County Freeholder Vice Chairman Sergio Granados and Freeholder Angel G. Estrada present a resolution to members of the 2017 Portugal Day Committee recognizing and congratulating the Elizabeth Portugal Day Committee on the raising of the Portuguese Flag on June 2, 2017, as well as the Annual Grand Portuguese Day Parade on June 4, 2017.
Union County Honors 2017 Portugal Day Committee
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By TAPINTO SOMERVILLE STAFFMarch 22, 2018
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By TAPINTO HORSES STAFFMarch 21, 2018
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