Mayor Donald Burden and Council President Thomas Menapace Remember our Heroes
Shrewsbury:Mayor Donald Burden oversaw the activities at Patriot Isle with Council President Thomas Menapace for Memorial Day 2012. The Daughters of the American Revolution were in attendance as were the Shrewsbury School Band, the Shrewsbury Garden Club, friends, neighbors and residents.
Original poems were read by Daniel Delgado, Ella Brockway and Nicole Elizabeth Ortiz. There was a rededication of Patriot Isle Plaque by the Daughters of the American Revolution Shrewsbury Towne-Monmouth Chapter and placing of wreaths.
After all was said and done the Shrewsbury Hose Company No.1 provided hot dogs and refreshments at the Fire House immediately following the ceremony. A memorable day for Shrewsbury.