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Many Come Out to 2nd “Cruisin' Night” Car Show and RP Loves Art! Event

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Many Come Out to 2nd “Cruisin' Night” Car Show and RP Loves Art! Event Credits: Kathy Lloyd
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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - Many came out on Friday evening to Roselle Park to enjoy the display of cars and trucks, drink some lemonade, and make some art. 

This, the second car show and art event the town has sponsored this summer featured music, food and family fun. Many bringing chairs to sit and talk with others and enjoy the music played by “DJ Hot Rod” Mike. 

Kids and adults alike enjoyed participating in the art projects by Roselle Park Loves Art!,  while the cars, trucks, and motorcycles were judged and awarded trophies. 

 The event was hosted by Mayor Carl Hokanson and the Roselle Park Borough Council and put together by the towns Director of the Casano Community Center,  Rupen Shah. 

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