That’s Italia! Italian Flag Raising Ceremony Held in Berkeley Township

by Berkeley TWP

BERKELEY-In honor of October being Italian Heritage Month, Berkeley Township held a flag raising ceremony this weekend at Town Hall.

Mayor Carmen Amato welcomed the Holiday City Silver Ridge Italian American Club of Ocean County to join him in a reading of the Proclamation and the raising of the Italian flag.

Berkeley Township is home to one of the largest ethnic populations in the county.

Amato said, “I’m proud to honor the Italian American Club today as we recognize October as Italian American Month and thank the generations of Italian Americans who have helped shape our society and steer the course of our history.”

Did you see it?
Juneteenth: Exposing the Democrat Party's deep, dark history from enslaving black Americans to Jim Crow

Attributions in this article: Map data ©2019 Google, Photo © BigStock Photos. Hand out photos courtesy of reporting agency. Press releases are the intellectual property of the issuing agency or corporation. Please report any photo, copyright or intellectual property violations to